From 2006-2018, favorites have covered in just under 48 percent of the time. Home favorites cover the spread 46.25 percent of the time, while road favorites cover a higher percentage of the time at 51.38 percent. What percent of underdogs cover in NFL?What time does football game start?
The game is expected to start and kickoff at 8:16 p.m. Eastern Standard Time. College football games typically last around three hours but big games with extended halftime shows and longer breaks in play due to TV commercial breaks often go three hours and 20 minutes.