Let's face it, the most important voices in the cacophony of predictions we get to peruse in the offseason are clearly from the city of Las Vegas.* And those voices have released their infallible rankings. So let's take a look and see how the Gophers fared. (All odds courtesy of Bovada)
*NO I DON'T ACTUALLY BELIEVE THIS
Who Will Win The B1G Championship?
That's about where I'd expect Minnesota to be. The B1G West has
7 6 of the Top 9 spots in the odds rankings. I can't tell if that is Vegas saying the west is strong or them hedging the fact that they have less of a feel on what will happen in the West Division.
Who Will Win The B1G West Division?
Again, right about where I'd expect Minnesota. I'm just glad to see Vegas avoid some ranking Northwestern higher BS.
I'll admit that I don't think Vegas odds are the end all be all, but if you're a Rutgers fan seeing this and still thinking your team is going to do well in your first B1G season...well, you're not going to like this fall I don't think.