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No. 3 Tennessee football opens as heavy underdog to No. 1 Georgia




No. 3 Tennessee football started as an 8.5-point underdog entering Saturday’s showdown (3:30 p.m. ET, CBS) a No. 1 Georgia, continuing a trend of Las Vegas bettors discounting Vols. burning.

Tennessee (8-0, 4-0 SEC) is 7-1 ATS this season, with the sole exception of a 38-33 win over No. 22 Florida on Sept. 24, when she was favored by 11 points. The Vols beat No. 14 Pitt and LSU as road underdogs this season and No. 1 Alabama as a home underdog.

FanDuel and Caesars Sportsbook had Tennessee as an 8.5-point underdog against Georgia (8-0, 5-0). on Sunday. DraftKings opened the betting line at +11.5 but quickly lowered the point spread to line up with other betting takers.

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