It is officially game week, which means it’s also officially point spread season. For week one, Louisville is currently a 24.5-point week one favorite over Purdue. The line opened at U of L -27.
Louisville was favored in all but two games last season — it’s week three drubbing of Florida State and its Citrus Bowl loss to LSU.
Other notable lines for the week ahead:
Ohio State -20.5 at Indiana
Kentucky -10.5 at Southern Miss
North Carolina -11 over Cal
Michigan -3.5 over Florida
Alabama -7 over Florida State
Virginia Tech -4.5 over West Virginia
UCLA -4 over Texas A&M
Tennessee -3 over Georgia Tech