Each week, I will use this space to tell you what I think are a few of the best bets heading into the weekend. I will also throw in an upset of the week, which will be a team that is at least a touchdown underdog that I am picking to win outright.
I will also give you picks on other games involving potential College Football Playoff teams. There may be scenarios for teams I am not listing that get them CFP consideration, but I do not consider them likely.
I went 1-2 last week to drop back to .500 at 15-15 overall. The upset special — Stanford vs. Utah — only upset me, so it is now 3-7 straight up and 4-6 ATS.
Here are the best bets for Week 11 with odds from Caesars Sportsbook.
Week 11 Picks
Mississippi State at No.17 Auburn
Featured Game | Auburn Tigers vs. Mississippi State Bulldogs
Auburn has played a strong schedule and its three losses came against quality opponents. Only one loss — vs. top-ranked Georgia — has come at home. The Tigers already beat the better Mississippi team at home comfortably and they’ll beat the Bulldogs similarly this week. Pick: Auburn (-5.5)
Connecticut at Clemson
I’m going to do something I haven’t done all season: put some faith in the Clemson offense. OK, a big part of…