Found September 06, 2012 on
All you readers out there who like high risk with high reward, might want to place a bet on Savannah State this weekend.
A week after being 67.5 point underdogs and lossing 84-0 to Oklahoma State, Savannah State is now THE underdog of college football.
Savannah State will play Florida State in Tallahassee this weekend, and are certainly not expected to win. Florida State is favored by 70.5 points according to Cantor Gaming.
The Savannah State Tigers now hold the record for the largest spread in college football history. The former record happened when Hawaii was a 60 point favorite to North Colorado in 2007 according to Eye on College Football.
It’s sad that Savannah State travels to these college football goliath’s and play just for the money.
Image: Rich Burkhart/The New York Times)
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Ten touchdowns. Savannah State is getting 10 touchdowns – plus an an extra half-point – for its game at Florida State tomorrow. In case you were wondering, Savannah Guthrie would only be a nine-touchdown underdog in Tallahassee.
Ten touchdowns-plus, or 70.5 points. No school has ever been a greater underdog as far as the odds makers are concerned. We might call this...
The Savannah State Tigers probably never thought they’d be the talk of the college football world coming out of week one and into week two of the season. However after losing to Oklahoma State 84-0 this past Saturday, Savannah State enters this weekend’s matchup against Florida State as 70.5 underdogs.
In fact according to RJ Bell of Pregame.com, this is the first 70-point spread...
The Savannah State Tigers were never really in their 2012 CFB season opener against the Oklahoma State Cowboys.
Alright. That was putting it mildly. The Tigers lost to the Cowboy by a score of 84-0. Following that disastrous outcome, you would think it could not get worse for the Tigers following their road drubbing at the hands of the No. 19 team in college football.