This article is part of our College Football DFS: Friday Slate series.
We've got a three-game slate coming up on Friday in our third official week of college football action. Let's take a look at the Vegas numbers* before we jump into our DFS picks.
Kansas at Boston College (-21) O/U: 51
Washington State (-9) at Houston O/U: 74
UNC at Wake Forest (-3) O/U: 66
*-Odds provided by FanDuel Sportsbook and are subject to change
While Vegas is telling us that the Washington State-Houston matchup will be a shootout, the most intriguing matchup on the slate has to be the North Carolina-Wake Forest game. Both teams are off to impressive 2-0 starts, and the reunion of Mack Brown and the Tar Heels has been a celebratory one. Meanwhile, Jamie Newman and his host of talented receivers have turned Wake from an afterthought to a contender. I won't completely fade any of these games – even the Kansas-Boston College matchup has a couple of value opportunities.
Anthony Gordon, Washington State (DK $8,600, FD $10,400) at Houston
Gordon tops the QB list on both sites, and for good reason. The senior has thrown for 884 yards and completed almost 80 percent of his passes over the first two games of the season. Houston presents their toughest matchup yet, but the Cougars (and I mean Houston – it's Cougars versus Cougars on Friday) is yielding over 290 yards per game in passing defense, ranking a dreadful 217th in that category. He's about as chalky as you'll get on this slate despite an