Oddsmakers get creative with the possibilities in College Football Playoff championship game
The College Football Playoff championship game is set and will feature an all-Tiger matchup between No. 1 LSU and No. 3 Clemson. It should be a high-scoring affair with both teams averaging at least over 40 points per game.
According to Vegas, LSU is favorite by only a touchdown. However, there are other set odds for other proposition outcomes that could occur during the game.
Oddsmakers at SportsBetting.ag have come up with a handful of creative odds that can happen during the game besides the standard player and game propositions. Along with passing stats, receiving yards, and touchdowns, people can also wager on words or phrases such as what the broadcasters might say, President Trump predictions, and famous alums from both schools who might make an appearance at the game.
The prop bets have been broken up into sections that include: player stats, game outcomes, broadcast sayings, President Trump and alumni sightings. Here are the current odds:
Joe Burrow passing touchdowns
Trevor Lawrence passing touchdowns
Joe Burrow passing yards
Trevor Lawrence passing yards
Joe Burrow pass completions
Trevor Lawrence pass completions
Travis Etienne rushing yards
Trevor Lawrence rushing yards
Ja’Marr Chase receiving yards
Justin Jefferson receiving yards
Justyn Ross receiving yards
Tee Higgins receiving yards
A Pac-12 officiating crew will be making the calls in the college football national championship game between LSU and Clemson.
Team to score first
Team to score last
Over 54.5 yards
Under 54.5 yards
Will there be 3 straight scores by either team?
Will either team score 40 or more points?
Will there be a defensive or special teams TD?
Will there be a scoreless quarter?
Will there be overtime?
How many times will “Tigers” be said during first quarter?
How many times will “Heisman” be said during broadcast?
Will “home-field advantage” be said during broadcast?
Will “29 in a row” be said during broadcast?
Geotagged Twitter data show which College Football Playoff team is the most popular in each state.
Will Trump tweet during the game?
Will Trump predict winner before kickoff?
Will Trump congratulate winning team on Twitter?
Will Trump call winning coach after the game?
Will Trump wear a red tie?
Will Trump stand on the field during national anthem?
Will Trump sing along to national anthem?
Will Trump be shown during the broadcast?
Will Shaquille O’Neal be shown during the broadcast?
Will Odell Beckham Jr. be shown during the broadcast?
Will Jarvis Landry be shown during the broadcast?
Will “Refrigerator” Perry be shown during the broadcast?
Will James Carville be shown during the broadcast?
Will Nikki Haley be shown during the broadcast?
The College Football Playoff championship game will take place in New Orleans on Monday.
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