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Quick Lane Bowl: Eagles Open as 2.5 Point Underdogs To Maryland

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So you’re saying there’s a chance

NCAA Football: Rutgers at Maryland Patrick McDermott-USA TODAY Sports

It doesn’t take long for Vegas to make their predictions and set the line for an upcoming game, and yesterday was no exception. Shortly after the Quick Lane Bowl announced their selection of Boston College and Maryland, the Vegas and online bookmakers set their lines.

The first line to According to 5dimes.com (via 247.com) Maryland has opened as a 2.5 favorite over the 6-6 Eagles. The Terrapins are almost mirror images of the Eagles, as they hold a 6-6 record with wins over some weaker opponents, along with a host of blow out losses to some conference power houses. Both teams struggle with offenses, so this game could certainly be a close one, and a field goal could be the difference.

How are you feeling about the opening odds for the 2016 Quick Lane Bowl? Would you take the Eagles to win, or do you think Maryland can cover the spread?