This article is part of our College Capper series.
A somewhat surprising 3-1 start in Week 0, where the only casualty was a Hawaii side both Greg and I were backing. Still, plenty to be learned in the coming weeks before we can get into grooves, but this week I'm backing a couple of bad ACC teams that feature low spreads against secondary opponents. I'm not featuring LSU here, but I like them as the public overreacts to UCLA. Next week is our week to feast on Week 1 overreactions but until then...
One note before my picks - please line shop, as there can be a full point variance across sites when it comes to spreads. I admittedly have a low risk tolerance and only have a couple of accounts, but make the spreads work for you. We've got a solid feature on our site that highlights which sites have the best odds/spreads for each contest. I'm a creature of habit, and while most of my DFS playing comes on FanDuel, I'm largely using DraftKings for betting odds/plays. Unless otherwise noted, that's where my lines are pulled/verified.
Duke (-6.5) at Charlotte (Friday)
My favorite play of the week, though I was fortunate enough to get it at (-5.5) Tuesday afternoon at FanDuel, so don't delay. Duke turned the ball over a whopping 39 times last season in 11 games, but still found a way to beat Charlotte 53-19. I actually think some offensive turnover for the Blue Devils is a good thing here. I'm expecting a