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The Golden Bears are two-score underdogs to the Tar Heels

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The Bears are my favorite, but they won’t be the favorite when they kick off the season.

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So I’m no gambler. The only gamble I make is that I won’t charm too many people over the course of the day. Yet still, here I am to talk to you about betting.

With one week until kick-off, it looks like Vegas has yet to buy into our Kool-Aid. The experts believe that the California Golden Bears will have to overcome two scores if we want to leave Chapel Hill with a W for Wilcox.

Per ESPN.com:

ESPN.com

And according to hotgrossandsleazy.com I mean, vegas.com.

vegas.com

The North Carolina Tar Heels are favored by anything between 10.5–12.5 points. Given so many question marks surrounding both teams, I’m sure these are very informed decisions.