5Dimes is ready for your college football wagers already. The offshore betting shop posted Week 1 lines for college football earlier this week.
Let's start with Alabama, which will be seeking its fourth national title in five seasons in 2013. 5Dimes has the Crimson Tide as the +355 'chalk' at the future book (risk $100 to win $355).
In its season opener at the Ga. Dome, 5Dimes had Alabama installed as an enormous 22.5-point favorite vs. Va. Tech as of Wednesday afternoon. By lunch on Thursday, the number was up to 24.
Clemson was a two-point home favorite vs. Georgia yesterday. That number has bee adjusted to 3.5.
LSU and TCU will collide at Cowboys Stadium on Aug. 31. The Tigers, who saw nearly their entire defense from last season drafted last weekend, are 7.5-point favorites versus the Horned Frogs.
Florida St. will face Pittsburgh in its opener at Heinz Field on Monday, Sept. 2. The Seminoles are currently listed as 8.5-point road favorites.
As of Wednesday afternoon, Vanderbilt was a 6.5-point home favorite vs. Ole Miss. The Commodores are now four-point 'chalk.'
South Carolina will host North Carolina in its opener at Williams-Brice Stadium. 5Dimes had the Gamecocks favored by 14.5 yesterday, but the number is now 13.5.
Other numbers include Oklahoma St. -11.5 vs. Mississippi St. (in Houston), USC -19 at Hawaii, Auburn -12 vs. Washington St. and Penn St. -5 at Syracuse.
All games have 40-cent lines (-120 either way).