This article is part of our College Football DFS: Friday Slate series.
Both sites offer a three-game slate for DFS play Friday evening. Let's dive into the action!
UNC-Charlotte (-3) @ Florida International O/U: 60.5
Cincinnati (-29) vs. Temple O/U: 54
Arizona State (-13) vs. Stanford O/U: 52
From a real-world perspective, the Stanford-ASU contest has the most at stake. Can Stanford keep the momentum going after a shocking win over Oregon? And can Jayden Daniels finally take control of the ASU offense and bring them to the next level? I think the line is too broad and the O/U too low for this matchup for various reasons. The nightcap will be the focus of DFS output, and I think the public will ignore the Cincy blowout as well as the CHAR/FIU game. As a result, your key to contrarian success in GPPs will likely be found in the first two games of the evening.
Desmond Ridder, Cincinnati (DK $9,000, FD $11,500) vs. Temple
Despite being a huge favorite, I suspect that the Bearcats will try to make huge statement wins whenever possible as they build their playoff resume. Ridder has also played full games against lesser teams, and the likelihood of losing a quarter due to a lopsided score is unlikely in his case. Ridder will build off of the biggest game of his career, where he threw for almost 300 yards and two touchdowns against Notre Dame. He also added a rushing touchdown to his total. Temple's possing defense has performed well, but they face a