This article is part of our College Football DFS: Friday Slate series.
As we sail into Week 4, Friday presents us with some interesting options. The top team playing is Penn State, and the oddsmakers think that Maryland could make this game interesting. Meanwhile, a resurgent Air Force team will bring their ground assault into an excellent opportunity, and a freshman prospect with a lot of potential will continue to be tested in a Pac-12 tangle.
Duke (-3) at Virginia Tech O/U: 53
Penn State (-6.5) at Maryland O/U: 52
San Jose State at Air Force (-18.5) O/U: 56.5
Arizona State at California (-4.5) O/U: 42
(*Odds provided by FanDuel Sportsbook and are subject to line movement)
The low Over/Under of the Arizona State/Cal matchup jumps right off the page for me, and I'm inclined to fade that game altogether on the slate, save a slot or two in my GPP builds.
I think you have some low-cost options here. While I like a guy like Sean Clifford, I don't think we are going to see enough of a boost in the price difference to justify the add. If Penn State scored 40 in this matchup I'll be forced to eat my words, but I think the value at QB on this slate is pretty clear.
Donald Hammond III, AF (DK $6,900, FD $9,000) vs. SJSU
Hammond tweaked his ankle against Boise State but eventually returned to the game, so all signs point toward him starting this week. With Hammond, you're basically looking at a running