With college football season on the horizon, ESPN Chalk's college football experts -- Phil Steele, "Stanford Steve" Coughlin and Chris Fallica -- combine to give you betting previews of the top 25 teams, according to the ESPN College Football Rankings. They break down each team's strengths and weaknesses, along with season win total bets and national title odds.
Odds from Westgate Las Vegas SuperBook as of Monday.
National title odds: 100-1 (opened 60-1)
Season win total: 7.5
FPI win total projection: 8.7
Strengths: TCU goes from No. 113 on my experience chart in 2016 all the way up to No. 4 this year, so it is suddenly a veteran group. I rate their running backs, receivers, offensive line, linebackers, defensive backs and special teams all within my top-26 units in the country.