Odds and predictions for every Week 8 SEC football game: experts against the point spread

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Reporters who cover SEC football for the USA TODAY Network are picking every league game in the 2020 season against the betting line.

Here's a look at how our pick panel has fared against the point spread through the first seven weeks of SEC play:

Josh Vitale, Montgomery Advertiser: 26-14  

Cecil Hurt, The Tuscaloosa News: 24-16

Pat Dooley, Gainesville Sun: 22-18 

Eric Blum, Columbia Tribune: 22-18  

Tyler Horka, The Clarion Ledger: 21-19

Glenn Guilbeau, Daily Advertiser: 21-19

Blake Toppmeyer, Knoxville News Sentinel: 20-20

Jon Hale, Courier Journal: 20-20     

Robbie Andreu, Gainesville Sun: 20-20

Adam Sparks, The Tennessean: 19-21   

Brett Hudson, The Tuscaloosa News: 19-21 

Eric Boynton, Spartanburg Herald-Journal:17-23 

Marc Weiszer, Athens (Ga.) Banner-Herald: 16-24  

Nick Suss, The Clarion Ledger: 12-28    

Here are their picks for Week 8, with lines coming from BetMGM.com:

Vanderbilt at Kentucky -17 1/2

Robbie Andreu, Gainesville Sun: Vanderbilt

Eric Blum, Columbia Tribune: Vanderbilt

Eric Boynton, Spartanburg Herald-Journal: Vanderbilt

Glenn Guilbeau, Daily Advertiser: Vanderbilt

Pat Dooley, Gainesville Sun: Vanderbilt

Jon Hale, Courier Journal: Vanderbilt

Tyler Horka, The Clarion Ledger: Kentucky 

Brett Hudson, The Tuscaloosa News: Vanderbilt

Cecil Hurt, The Tuscaloosa News: Kentucky 

Adam Sparks, The Tennessean: Vanderbilt

Nick Suss, The Clarion Ledger: Kentucky

Blake Toppmeyer, Knoxville News Sentinel: Kentucky   

Josh Vitale, Montgomery Advertiser: Vanderbilt

Marc Weiszer, Athens (Ga.) Banner-Herald: Vanderbilt 

Arkansas at Florida -16 1/2

Robbie Andreu, Gainesville Sun: Arkansas

Eric Blum, Columbia Tribune: Arkansas

Eric Boynton, Spartanburg Herald-Journal: Arkansas 

Glenn Guilbeau, Daily Advertiser: Arkansas

Pat Dooley, Gainesville Sun: Arkansas

Jon Hale, Courier Journal: Arkansas

Tyler Horka, The Clarion Ledger: Florida 

Brett Hudson, The Tuscaloosa News: Arkansas

Cecil Hurt, The Tuscaloosa News: Arkansas 

Adam Sparks, The Tennessean: Florida

Nick Suss, The Clarion Ledger: Arkansas

Blake Toppmeyer, Knoxville News Sentinel: Arkansas   

Josh Vitale, Montgomery Advertiser: Arkansas

Marc Weiszer, Athens (Ga.) Banner-Herald: Florida

South Carolina at Ole Miss -9 1/2

Robbie Andreu, Gainesville Sun: 

Eric Blum, Columbia Tribune: Ole Miss

Eric Boynton, Spartanburg Herald-Journal: Ole Miss

Glenn Guilbeau, Daily Advertiser: Ole Miss

Pat Dooley, Gainesville Sun: Ole Miss

Jon Hale, Courier Journal: Ole Miss

Tyler Horka, The Clarion Ledger: South Carolina 

Brett Hudson, The Tuscaloosa News: Ole Miss

Cecil Hurt, The Tuscaloosa News: Ole Miss

Adam Sparks, The Tennessean: Ole Miss

Nick Suss, The Clarion Ledger: Ole Miss

Blake Toppmeyer, Knoxville News Sentinel: Ole Miss   

Josh Vitale, Montgomery Advertiser: Ole Miss

Marc Weiszer, Athens (Ga.) Banner-Herald: Ole Miss

Betting lines on display inside the 25,000-square-foot Race & Sports SuperBook at the Westgate Las Vegas Resort & Casino in Las Vegas on March 15, 2018.