SportsLine senior analyst Josh Nagel is noted for specializing in college athletics, and his football handicapping has been on point this season. The Nevada-based expert has hit 60 percent of his point-spread picks this season, and enters the bowl season on an impressive 20-6 run! These include providing SportsLine members with point-spread winners for the Pac-12, SEC and Big 12 title games during championship weekend.
Before you fill out your Bowl Confidence Pool, you have to see Nagel's picks. He's using a season's worth of data gathered from game film, analytics and his strong feel for the game.
We can tell you he likes Duke to topple Temple outright as a 3.5-point underdog in the 2018 Independence Bowl. He has assigned 29 confidence points to that selection. He's also assigning a mammoth confidence ranking of 33 to an underrated team that's barely favored by a field goal. Picks like these could be the difference between winning your pool or going home empty-handed.
So which teams should you rank in which order in your football confidence pools? And what underrated favorite do you need to be all-in on?... Join SportsLine right now to get Josh Nagel's Bowl Confidence Picks for every game, see which shocking team that's barely favored by a field goal deserves a ranking of 33, and fill out your bowl pool with the help of a top-rated expert on a sizzling 20-6 run!