This is a FedEx Orange Bowl showdown of the Big East and ACC. FedEx Orange Bowl odds are based on a dream season for the Cincinnati Bearcats and the workmanlike success of the Virginia Tech Hokies, who impressed FedEx Orange Bowl betting fans with a strong finish.
Cincinnati finished atop the Big East Conference with a record of 11-2 straight up. The Bearcats had an overall FedEx Orange Bowl odds mark of 6-6 against the college football odds. Despite the great vibes and their first BCS bowl appearance ever the Bearcats may have questionable FedEx Orange Bowl betting value.
Cincinnati failed to cover their final two games of the regular season. When considering the over/under FedEx Orange Bowl odds Cincinnati posted a record of 7-5 over the total in 12 games, including 5-2 over the total on the road.
FedEx Orange Bowl betting handicappers will be impressed with the Bearcats 26th ranked defense, which was what led them to their Big East title. The Bearcats were 3-3 against the spread on the road. Cincinnati was a 2 point chalk on the FedEx Orange Bowl odds.
This season the Bearcats were 4-3 against the spread when laying points. Virginia Tech has their FedEx Orange Bowl odds based on an overall record of 9-4 straight up and 5-7 against the college football odds.
The Hokies might offer better value against the FedEx Orange Bowl odds than you might think at first glance as they finished 3-2 against the board in their final 5 games. Virginia Tech may be highly suited as a dog against the FedEx Orange Bowl odds as they were 4-2 as a pup in 2008.
The strength of the Hokies when considering the FedEx Orange Bowl odds is their defense which was ranked 7th overall in the land. Those interested in over/under FedEx Orange Bowl odds will note that Virginia Tech was 5-7 under the total but did go over in 4 out of 6 away games this season.
Tech ended the season on the best possible note with a smashing 30-12 win in the ACC championship game over Boston College as 1 point chalks.
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