The Golden Nugget Casino has released their list on the Games of the Year to Watch for the upcoming 2014 College Football season and the Oregon Ducks are one of the top choices to run the table for their chosen games this season. The home team is the favorite in two key matchups this year according to the site. The Oregon Ducks are a thirteen point favorite against Michigan State and a ten point favorite currently against Pac-12 rival Stanford. There are also several games that are predicted as blowouts.
On September 20th the Oregon Ducks are twenty three point favorites playing at Washington State, they are also slated as a twenty point favorite hosting Washington in Eugene on Saturday October 18th and a twenty point favorite on the road at Utah on Saturday November 8th. The Civil War travels back to Corvallis in 2014 and the Oregon Ducks are an early thirteen point favorite to close out the regular season. Speaking of Oregon State, the folks at the Golden Nugget are not too keen on the Beavers for 2014.
OSU is on the wrong end of the betting line several times, including an underdog by seventeen at USC on September 27th, and a thirteen point undedog at Stanford on Saturday, October 25th.
The Oregon Ducks kick off the 2014 season hosting South Dakota on Saturday, August 30th at 7:30pm PT inside Autzen Stadium. The game will be broadcast on the Pac-12 Networks.