MICHIGAN VS MICHIGAN STATE: RIVALRY PUSHING THE BIGGEST BETTING WEEKEND IN MICHIGAN HISTORY

Last Updated: Oct 30th 2021   Published: Oct 30th 2021   2 Min Read
MICHIGAN VS MICHIGAN STATE: RIVALRY PUSHING THE BIGGEST BETTING WEEKEND IN MICHIGAN HISTORY
© Kirthmon F. Dozier | 2021 Oct 28
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Author: Nick Noe

It feels big here in Michigan. The big game is less than 24 hours away. This is expected to be one of the biggest college football betting events of the season throughout the entire United States.

This Saturday's East Lansing clash between the undefeated rivals has most Michigan Sports Betting residents taking green while the rest of the nation is slightly favoring blue. Currently though, (#6) Michigan is a 4-point favorite over (#8) Michigan State.

To bet on Michigan using the money line, bettors have to stake $185 to win $100. As of Thursday, for every money-line bet on the Wolverines, there were 9 wagers on the underdog Spartans at DraftKings' sportsbook in Michigan.

The majority of the early money from local Michigan bettors is being put on the Michigan State Spartans. However nationally the betting has been increasingly divided. At Caesars Sportsbook in Michigan, 94% of the money wagered on the point spread was on Michigan State. However, on nationwide Caesars sportsbooks, Michigan State had attracted 55% of the money. 

Michigan vs Michigan State has been the most popular bet game at multiple sportsbooks across the country. Amazingly, 30% of all the money bet on the game nationwide at Caesars Sportsbook was coming from bettors based in Michigan.

Both teams have exceeded expectations this season and rank near the best in the country against the spread in 2021. Interest from the fan base in Michigan couldn’t be higher. 

The winner of this game will be 8-0 and continue to dream of college football glory. BetMGM in Michigan currently has MSU +5000 to win the National Championship and Michigan at +3500 odds.