Where FPI sees a Week 3 college football edge vs. the spread

Breaking down the Football Power Index (3:51)

College football analyst Brad Edwards shows how ESPN uses four seasons of data to rank college football's best teams. (3:51)

The betting market and our Football Power Index (FPI) often agree -- but not always. Each week we'll highlight some of the instances where our model significantly disagrees with the spread. We're looking at not only which side FPI feels is the right side but also why.

2019 ATS record: 4-9
2019 closing line value: 11-2

All lines from Caesars Sportsbook as of Sept. 10.

Stanford Cardinal at UCF Knights (-7.5)

3:30 p.m. ET Saturday

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