While the majority of the nation may be split on who it thinks is going to win next Monday's College Football Playoff National Championship, the oddsmakers see it all a bit differently. Bovada, a premier offshore casino, has the Oregon Ducks favored by seven over the Ohio State Buckeyes. For those who don't gamble on sports with regularity, a touchdown spread is a significant margin.
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Many believe that OSU head coach Urban Meyer's experience will come into play, considering he's already won two national titles. And to be fair, Alabama was favored by a similar margin against the Buckeyes in the Sugar Bowl. Still, it's clear that Bovada thinks the Ducks are a significantly better team. We'll see how it plays out.