Big Al's Daily Angle: EPL, NCAA Football, NCAA Basketball and NFL Preview

by Big Al Staff

The Sunday sports card features the start of Week 13 in the National Football League along with a full slate of college basketball, four matches in the English Premier League, and two college football games between FBS opponents.

Twelve games are on the docket in the NFL. Seven games begin the card at 1 PM ET. The national broadcast on Fox has New Orleans traveling to Atlanta as a 2-point road favorite with the total set at 45.5 (all odds from BetOnline). The primary game on CBS has Tennessee hosting Cleveland as a 4.5-point favorite with an over/under of 53. 

Four more games take place in the 4:05 PM ET to 4:20 PM ET window of afternoon games. The national game on CBS has Green Bay playing at home in Lambeau Field as an 8-point favorite with a total of 49.5.

Sunday Night Football on NBC has Denver visiting Kansas City with the kickoff at 8:20 PM ET. The Chiefs are a 13-point favorite with the over/under at 51.

Two rare games take place in college football on a Sunday, given rescheduling due to COVID complications. At noon ET, Charlotte hosts Western Kentucky as a 2-point favorite, with the total at 46.5. USC plays at home against Washington State at 7:30 PM ET as a 12-point favorite with an over/under of 68. This Pac-12 contest will be on FS1.

A busy card in college basketball is on tap for Sunday. Villanova visits Texas at 1 PM ET on ESPN with the Longhorns 2-point favorites with the total set at 132.5. Texas Tech hosts Grambling at 1 PM ET on ESPNU as a 32-point favorite with the over/under at 132.5. 

At 2 PM ET, Missouri plays at Wichita State on ESPN2 as a 5-point road favorite with a total of 141. St. John’s hosts Stony Brook at 2:30 PM ET on FS1 as a 16.5-point favorite with a total of 146.5. 

Cincinnati hosts Xavier at 3 PM ET on ESPN. The Bearcats are a 1.5-point favorite with the over/under at 135.5. 

Oklahoma travels to TCU for a 4 PM ET tip on ESPN2. The Cowboys are 3.5-point road favorites with the total set at 135. 

Kentucky visits Georgia Tech at 5 PM ET on ESPN. The Wildcats are a 6.5-point road favorite with an over/under of 141.

Iowa State plays at home against DePaul on ESPNU at 6 PM ET. The Cyclones are 3.5-point favorites with a total of 148.

Four matches take place in the English Premier League, with all of them broadcast on the NBC Peacock app. At 7 AM ET, Crystal Palace visits West Bromwich as a -0.25 goal line road favorite with the total set at 2.25. Leicester City plays at Sheffield United for a match at 9:15 PM ET as a -0.5 goal line road favorite with an over/under of 2.5. Tottenham hosts Arsenal at 11:30 AM ET as a -0.5 goal line favorite with the total at 2.5. Liverpool plays at home at 2:15 PM ET against Wolverhampton as a -1 goal line favorite with an over/under of 2.75.

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