By Jim Baird | AM Football Briefing | Wednesday, September 21
OSU RISES TO 4/1 ODDS TO WIN CHAMPIONSHIP: Vegas likes what it sees in the Buckeyes. Oddsmaker Bovada released updated national championship odds Tuesday and the Buckeyes sit second in the country to win it all at 4/1, trailing only 7/2 Alabama. Other odds? That School Up North 10/1, Houston 16/1, Iowa 50/1, Michigan State 66/1, Wisconsin 66/1, Nebraska 75/1, Indiana 250/1. JT Barrett is currently third in the Hesiman odds at 6/1, behind dynamic Louisville quarterback Lamar Jackson and Stanford running back Christian McCaffery. Eleven Warriors with the latest odds here.
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