College Football DFS: New Year's Day Bowl Slate

College Football DFS: New Year's Day Bowl Slate

This article is part of our College Football DFS: Weekday Slate series.

College football's  New Year's Day bowl slate kicks off at 12:00 p.m. ET with the Outback Bowl.

SLATE OVERVIEW

Outback Bowl -Arkansas (-2.5) vs. Penn State O/U: 48.5

Fiesta Bowl - Notre Dame (-2) vs. Oklahoma State O/U: 43.5

Citrus Bowl -Kentucky (-3) vs.  Iowa O/U: 44

Rose Bowl - Ohio State (-4) vs. Utah O/U: 64

Sugar Bowl -Mississippi (-1) vs. Baylor O/U: 55.5

There are several very watchable games on the New Year's Day slate. No point spread exceeds four points, and we'll get to see how good teams like Utah, Notre Dame and Penn State are against some stiff competition.

WEATHER

No significant weather concerns on the slate.

QUARTERBACK

Matt Corral, Mississippi (DK $9,100, FD $10,700) vs. Baylor

This season, Corral put together a Heisman-worthy campaign, and his dual-threat capability is often overlooked by the team's propensity to attack through the air. Not only has Corral tossed 20 touchdown passes, but he also distinguished himself as a capable runner, punching in 11 touchdowns on the ground. There's a wide array of contrarian QB plays on this slate, but the majority of your lineups would do well with Corral and a one-or-two receiver stack. He also has a stackable pass-catcher in the backfield, which we will touch on in a moment.

C.J. Stroud, Ohio State (DK $9,900, FD $11.500) vs. Utah

It's an all-red Rose Bowl, and Stroud sits atop the QB rankings with the most expensive salary. He's an obvious go if you're playing the

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Jeff Edgerton
Jeff has provided sports content for numerous sports outlets and has played fantasy sports since scores had to be tabulated via newspaper. He started working with RotoWire in 2017. Originally from South Carolina, he's a lifelong Clemson fan now enjoying the sun in Los Angeles.
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