Wisconsin Badgers football odds to win the 2024 CFP national championship


Wisconsin football enters the 2024 season with a lot to prove.

Expectations are high as they will always be under head coach Luke Fickell. But the Badgers have missed seven to six straight seasons and need to establish themselves in the new Big Ten landscape. The biggest factors in this are Fickell and offensive coordinator Phil Longo, both of whom need to prove that their systems can work sustainably.

Related: Power ranking of all 18 Big Ten football programs after the 2023 season

The Badgers should improve in 2024. The question will be by how much and whether it will be enough to overcome a gauntlet.

We are already looking ahead to this season ranked all 18 programs in the Big Ten, ranked 18th among starting quarterbacks, Ranking of all 18 head coaches, predicted every Big Ten team's record for 2024, looked at the early College Football Playoff stages, made bold predictions for the season and checked in on Las Vegas win totals for every team in the conference.

Now that spring ball is underway, here are Wisconsin's updated FanDuel sportsbook odds to win the 2024 CFP national championship:

Georgia football coach Kirby Smart during the national championship celebration at Sanford Stadium in Athens, Georgia, on Saturday, January 15, 2022.

December 29, 2023; Arlington, Texas, USA; Ohio State Buckeyes head coach Ryan Day leaves the field after a 14-3 loss to the Missouri Tigers in the Goodyear Cotton Bowl Classic at AT&T Stadium. Photo credit: Kyle Robertson/Columbus Dispatch-USA TODAY NETWORK

Texas Longhorns head coach Steve Sarkisian greets wide receiver Xavier Worthy (1) during warmups for the Sugar Bowl College Football Playoff semifinal game against the Washington Huskies at Caesars Superdome on Monday, January 1, 2024 in New Orleans, Louisiana. Photo credit: Aaron E. Martinez/American-Statesman-USA TODAY NETWORK

November 18, 2023; Tempe, Arizona, USA; Oregon Ducks head coach Dan Lanning (center) leads quarterback Bo Nix (10) and Ty Thompson (13) onto the field for the game against the Arizona State Sun Devils at Mountain America Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY Sports

January 13, 2024; Tuscaloosa, AL, USA; The University of Alabama introduced new head football coach Kalen DeBoer during a press conference at Bryant-Denny Stadium. DeBoer speaks during the press conference. Photo credit: Gary Cosby Jr.-Tuscaloosa News-USA TODAY NETWORK

January 1, 2024; Tampa, Florida, USA; LSU Tigers head coach Brian Kelly and quarterback Garrett Nussmeier (13) speak at the podium after the game against the Wisconsin Badgers in the Reliaquest Bowl at Raymond James Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Matt Pendleton-USA TODAY Sports

November 6, 2021; Oxford, Mississippi, USA; Mississippi Rebels head coach Lane Kiffin speaks with a referee after a call during the second half against the Liberty Flames at Vaught-Hemingway Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Matt Bush-USA TODAY Sports

November 11, 2023; University Park, Pennsylvania, USA; Michigan Wolverines offensive line coach Sherrone Moore reacts during an interview with running back Blake Corum (2) after a game against the Penn State Nittany Lions at Beaver Stadium. Michigan won 24-15. Mandatory Credit: Matthew O'Haren-USA TODAY Sports

December 30, 2023; Atlanta, GA, USA; Penn State Nittany Lions head coach James Franklin on the sidelines against the Mississippi Rebels during the second half at Mercedes-Benz Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Dale Zanine-USA TODAY Sports

Notre Dame head coach Marcus Freeman celebrates during the 90th annual Sun Bowl game against Oregon State on Friday, Dec. 29, 2023, in El Paso, Texas. Photo credit: GABY VELASQUEZ/ EL PASO TIMES-USA TODAY NETWORK

September 23, 2023; Clemson, South Carolina, USA; Florida State Seminoles head coach Mike Norvell stood on the sideline during the first half against the Clemson Tigers at Memorial Stadium. Mandatory Credit: David Yeazell-USA TODAY Sports

September 30, 2023; Syracuse, New York, USA; Clemson head coach Dabo Swinney reacts in the fourth quarter against Syracuse at the JMA Wireless Dome. Mandatory Credit: Ken Ruinard-USA TODAY Sports

Tennessee head coach Josh Heupel during preseason football practice on UT's campus on Monday, August 7, 2023. Brianna Paciorka/News Sentinel-USA TODAY NETWORK

November 24, 2023; Fayetteville, Arkansas, USA; Missouri Tigers head coach Eli Drinkwitz in the fourth quarter against the Arkansas Razorbacks at Donald W. Reynolds Razorback Stadium. Missouri won 48-14. Mandatory Credit: Nelson Chenault-USA TODAY Sports

September 3, 2022; College Station, Texas, USA; Texas A&M Aggies wide receiver Ainias Smith (0) runs the ball for a touchdown in the third quarter against the Sam Houston State Bearkats at Kyle Field. Mandatory Credit: Maria Lysaker-USA TODAY Sports

USC Trojans quarterback Caleb Williams (13) talks with USC Trojans head coach Lincoln Riley during the first half of game against No. 6 Oregon Ducks on Saturday, November 11, 2023, at Autzen Stadium in Eugene, Oregon. Source: Abigail Dollins -USA TODAY NETWORK

November 24, 2023; Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts, USA; Miami Hurricanes quarterback Tyler Van Dyke (9) attempts a pass against the Boston College Eagles during the first half at Alumni Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Brian Fluharty-USA TODAY Sports

Dec 28, 2023; San Antonio, TX, USA; Oklahoma Sooners head coach Brent Venables looks on during the second half against the Arizona Wildcats at the Alamodome. Mandatory Credit: Daniel Dunn-USA TODAY Sports

Dec 28, 2023; Orlando, FL, USA; Kansas State Wildcats head coach Chris Klieman celebrates after defeating the North Carolina State Wolfpack in the Pop-Tarts Bowl at Camping World Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Nathan Ray Seebeck-USA TODAY Sports

January 1, 2022; Pasadena, California, USA; Utah Utes head coach Kyle Wittingham looks on in the fourth quarter against the Ohio State Buckeyes during the 2022 Rose Bowl college football game at the Rose Bowl. Mandatory Credit: Gary A. Vasquez-USA TODAY Sports

November 25, 2023; Louisville, Kentucky, USA; Louisville Cardinals running back Isaac Guerendo (23) passes the ball against the Kentucky Wildcats in the second half at L&N Federal Credit Union Stadium. Kentucky defeated Louisville 38-31. Mandatory Credit: Jamie Rhodes-USA TODAY Sports

Auburn Tigers football coach Hugh Freeze and athletic director John Cohen pose for photos during Freeze's introduction at the Woltosz Football Performance Center in Auburn, Ala., on Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2022 Jake Crandall / USA TODAY NETWORK

Washington Huskies quarterback Michael Penix Jr. (9) passes the ball to running back Dillon Johnson (7) during the Sugar Bowl College Football Playoff semifinal at the Caesars Superdome in New Orleans, Louisiana, on January 1, 2024. The Huskies won the game over the Texas Longhorns 37-31.

Dec 28, 2023; San Antonio, TX, USA; Arizona Wildcats quarterback Noah Fifita (11) throws a pass during the first half against the Oklahoma Sooners at the Alamodome. Mandatory Credit: Daniel Dunn-USA TODAY Sports

November 4, 2023; Raleigh, North Carolina, USA; North Carolina State Wolfpack quarterback MJ Morris (7) throws a pass against the Miami Hurricanes during the first half at Carter-Finley Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Rob Kinnan-USA TODAY Sports

September 17, 2022; Houston, Texas, USA; Kansas Jayhawks head coach Lance Leipold on the sideline in the first quarter against the Houston Cougars at TDECU Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Troy Taormina-USA TODAY Sports

September 30, 2023; Lexington, Kentucky, USA; Kentucky Wildcats head coach Mark Stoops leaves the field after the game against the Florida Gators at Kroger Field. Mandatory Credit: Jordan Prather-USA TODAY Sports

September 16, 2023; Lubbock, Texas, USA; Texas Tech Red Raiders quarterback Tyler Shough (12) throws a pass against the Tarleton State Texans during the first half at Jones AT&T Stadium and Cody Campbell Field. Mandatory Credit: Michael C. Johnson-USA TODAY Sports

Oct. 14, 2023; Madison, Wisconsin, USA; Iowa Hawkeyes head coach Kirk Ferentz looks on during warmups before the game against the Wisconsin Badgers at Camp Randall Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Jeff Hanisch-USA TODAY Sports

Oct. 28, 2023; Madison, Wisconsin, USA; Wisconsin Badgers head coach Luke Fickell speaks with officials during the first half of the NCAA football game against the Ohio State Buckeyes at Camp Randall Stadium.