WISCONSIN VS. WAKE FOREST
Badgers no covers last four in 2020, longest spread skid since beginning of 2012 (reached six, including last two of 2011). Badgers had won and covered five bowls in a row prior to close Rose Bowl loss to Ducks last season.
Duncan’s Edge: Wake Forest, based on recent trends.
FLORIDA VS. OKLAHOMA
Oklahoma won last seven outright, covered last six, in 2020.
Gators head coach Dan Mullen 4-5 vs. line in bowls.
Duncan’s Edge: Oklahoma win, cover spread
MISSISSIPPI STATE VS. TULSA
Armed Forces Bowl
Tulsa outstanding 7-1 vs. line this season, 11-3 last 14 vs. number since late last year.
Golden Hurricane has covered last three bowls
Leach only 2-4 in bowls with Wash State.
Duncan;s Edge: Mississippi State based on Tulsa slow starts to games this season.
BALL STATE VS. SAN JOSE STATE
San Jose 6-0 SU and vs. line in 2020.
Now 15-4-1 vs. spread since late 2018.
Spartans also “under” last seven since late 2019.
Cards won and covered last four in 2020 after dropping 5 of previous six vs. spread.
Duncan’s Edge: San Jose win, cover and Over for game
ARMY VS. WEST VIRGINIA
Monken 3-0 SU in bowls for Army, also “under” 7-4 this year.
Mounties failed to cover their last six bowls (all Holgorsen).
Duncan’s Edge: West Virginia win Army cover my analysis based on Army playing no power 5 teams this year until this bowl game.
ARKANSAS VS. TCU
Good old boys from the old days meet again these two teams once played in the old SWC
TCU won and covered last three and 5 of last 6 TY.
Patterson 10-3 SU last 13 bowls, 3-2 vs. line last five.
Duncan’s Edge: Arkansas cover based on SEC schedule
CINCINNATI VS. GEORGIA
Luke Fickell 10-5 as ‘dog since 2017 with Bearcats, 2-0 SU, 1-1 vs. line in bowls last two years.
Kirby Smart 3-2 SU, 4-1 vs. line in bowls (counts 2017 title game vs. Bama).
Duncan’s: Cincy cover possibly upset win based on being snubbed for final 4 Bearcats have something to prove and a top rated D
AUBURN VS. NORTHWESTERN
Cats 7-1 vs. line in 2020, NU on 8-1-2 spread run since late 2019.
NU also “under” 8-1 last nine since late 2019.
Duncan’s Edge: Auburn upset win based on down year short schedule in Big 10
Comeback Friday for Final 4 semi final picks and remaining bowl games.