Oddsmakers are high on Washington football once again heading into the 2018 season.
The Huskies have 20-1 odds to win the national championship this year, according to updated odds from the Westgate Las Vegas SuperBook. The Huskies are tied for the sixth-best odds in the field and the best odds in the Pac-12, ahead of USC and Stanford.
Michigan, PennSt 12/1
OU, Washington 20/1
Auburn, FSU 25/1
LSU, Texas, Wisconsin 30/1
Miami, USC, Virginia Tech, West Virginia 40/1
Notre Dame, Stanford 50/1
MichSt, Texas A&M 60/1
— Brett McMurphy (@Brett_McMurphy) April 9, 2018
ESPN’s Football Power Index also likes Washington in 2018. FPI favors the Huskies in all 12 of their games. The FPI also gives UW a 51.6 percent chance to win the Pac-12 title and a 7.3 percent chance of going undefeated.
The Huskies open the 2018 season on Sept. 1 against Auburn in Atlanta, Georgia.