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    Vegas has Iowa as a 9 1/2 favorite over ISU. Thoughts

    I think that seems about right..



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    Re: Vegas has Iowa as a 9 1/2 favorite over ISU. Thoughts

    I think its probably 2 pts too high.



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    Re: Vegas has Iowa as a 9 1/2 favorite over ISU. Thoughts

    No surprise, since it's in Iowa City.
    Still one we can win, but the line is about what I'd expect to see.


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    Re: Vegas has Iowa as a 9 1/2 favorite over ISU. Thoughts

    Take Iowa to cover



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    Re: Vegas has Iowa as a 9 1/2 favorite over ISU. Thoughts

    I thought higher. I'd bet Iola.



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    Re: Vegas has Iowa as a 9 1/2 favorite over ISU. Thoughts

    My initial thoughts are its way too low. Looking through some of the other lines, Vegas is not as high on Iowa as I would be.



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    Re: Vegas has Iowa as a 9 1/2 favorite over ISU. Thoughts

    I think we go down by at least 14 points. So I'm happy that Vegas thinks highly of us



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    Re: Vegas has Iowa as a 9 1/2 favorite over ISU. Thoughts

    This early where I expected. It will move up this summer a bit, then once the season starts tighten up to -7 to -7.5 the week prior. Hawk fans will jump on this early, then when they look terrible against UNI, the real money will go on ISU to cover and tighten it all back up. DFW, I'd of thought you to be outraged EIU was less than a double digit favorite this early.


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    Re: Vegas has Iowa as a 9 1/2 favorite over ISU. Thoughts

    Gametime spread should be Iowa -5.5.


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    Re: Vegas has Iowa as a 9 1/2 favorite over ISU. Thoughts

    Quote Originally Posted by CTTB78 View Post
    Gametime spread should be Iowa -5.5.
    Maybe if Iowa loses to UNI and ISU looks good against NDSU.



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    Re: Vegas has Iowa as a 9 1/2 favorite over ISU. Thoughts

    Quote Originally Posted by chuckd4735 View Post
    My initial thoughts are its way too low. Looking through some of the other lines, Vegas is not as high on Iowa as I would be.
    Aren't they only underdogs in one game next year? I saw a Morehouse tweet that said as much but I didn't read the article he linked to.



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    Re: Vegas has Iowa as a 9 1/2 favorite over ISU. Thoughts

    Quote Originally Posted by Clark View Post
    Maybe if Iowa loses to UNI and ISU looks good against NDSU.
    From what I read if ISU beats the mighty Bison they can win the Big XII! But in all seriousness I'm a little surprise the line isn't double digits.



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    Re: Vegas has Iowa as a 9 1/2 favorite over ISU. Thoughts

    You take Iowa. They'll cover that.


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    Re: Vegas has Iowa as a 9 1/2 favorite over ISU. Thoughts

    Big game for Iowa, expected it to be closer to 13



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    Re: Vegas has Iowa as a 9 1/2 favorite over ISU. Thoughts

    Quote Originally Posted by CTTB78 View Post
    Gametime spread should be Iowa -5.5.
    No chance.



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