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

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  1. dfwcy

    dfwcy Member

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    I think that seems about right..
     
  2. JP4CY

    JP4CY Well-Known Member

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    I think its probably 2 pts too high.
     
  3. CycloneErik

    CycloneErik Well-Known Member

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

    KnappShack Well-Known Member

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    Take Iowa to cover
     
  5. Rabbuk

    Rabbuk Well-Known Member

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    I thought higher. I'd bet Iola.
     
  6. chuckd4735

    chuckd4735 Well-Known Member

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    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.
     
  7. ISUKyro

    ISUKyro Well-Known Member

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

    Cy Hard Well-Known Member

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    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.
     
  9. CTTB78

    CTTB78 Well-Known Member

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    Gametime spread should be Iowa -5.5.
     
  10. Clark

    Clark Well-Known Member

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    Maybe if Iowa loses to UNI and ISU looks good against NDSU.
     
  11. Clark

    Clark Well-Known Member

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    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.
     
  12. MLawrence

    MLawrence Well-Known Member

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    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.
     
  13. DandyCyclone

    DandyCyclone Well-Known Member

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    You take Iowa. They'll cover that.
     
  14. CyTwins

    CyTwins Well-Known Member

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    Big game for Iowa, expected it to be closer to 13
     
  15. Cydkar

    Cydkar Well-Known Member

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    No chance.
     
  16. ribsnwhiskey

    ribsnwhiskey Well-Known Member

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    Probably up to Iowa -14 or more by gameday.
     
  17. Cycsk

    Cycsk Well-Known Member

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    It will be interesting to see the line after we beat the defending FCS national champion and the perennially over-achieving Bill Snyder.
     
  18. tippyclone

    tippyclone Member

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    Hawkfromnorwalk is probably stuffing his face full of twinkies hoping Ken miller likes the line. Tom Kakert thinks it should be up to raisin face fry to eat prunes during the game.
     
  19. SplitIdentity

    SplitIdentity Well-Known Member

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    So how much would you put down?
     
  20. JohnnyFive

    JohnnyFive Well-Known Member

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    Should be higher
     

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