2011 College Football: Week 1 Picks Against the Spread

The 2011 college football season starts Thursday night and sports books in Las Vegas have been waiting for bettors to return for quite some time.

Professional sports handicappers have spent months reading up on teams across the country and are  ready to fire away through the 2012 BCS Championship Game in New Orleans on January 9, 2012.

My job is to educate the Bleacher Report community in all things college football from a betting perspective.

Let's take a closer look at some of Week 1's biggest matchups featuring teams listed in the initial AP Top 25 poll.

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