Free College Football Picks For Today 9/6/2019
Central Michigan vs. Wisconsin Pick Prediction 9/7/2019
Central Michigan vs. Wisconsin—College football pick is Wisconsin Badgers -35. Wisconsin battled the heat and humidity of Tampa and blew out South Florida in their opener 49-0. Behind their running back Jonathan Taylor the team ran for 244 yards for 5.2 yards per rush. First year starting quarterback Jack Doan hit on 19 of 26 passes for 199 yards and two touchdowns. They limited the Bulls to only 26 rushing yards on 23 carries with 3 of 14 on third down. Central Michigan a 1-11 team last year returning many of those players from that team on offense. They produced only 15 points and 255 yards per game completing only 48.6% of their passes. They do have transfer Quinten Dormady at quarterback which should be an improve there. This is an inexperienced defense returning only three starters with one returning starter in the Chippewas front seven. Play Wisconsin -35.
Buffalo vs. Penn St Pick Prediction 9/7/2019
Buffalo vs. Penn St—College football free pick is Penn St -29.5. Buffalo an inexperienced team with only five starters returning on offense and three to the defense. Sophomore first year starter Mike Myers attempted only 10 passes last week completing five passes. One returning starter to each level of defense. Penn St is experienced on the offensive line with four starters back. They opened the season blowing out FCS school Idaho 79-7 at home. Sophomore quarterback Sean Clifford went 14 of 23 for 280 yards and two touchdowns. Their run game produced 331 yards on 45 carries for 7.4 yards per rush. Behind their experienced offensive line blocking against an inexperienced defense of Buffalo, play Penn St -29.5.
Stanford vs. USC Pick Prediction 9/7/2019
Stanford vs. USC—Free pick USC -1. Trojans turn to freshman Kedon Slovis who takes over for starter JT Daniels who is out for the season. Slovis won the competitive battle for JT Daniels backup. This is a different week for Slovis as he gets reps with the first team in Graham Harrell’s quick strike offense. Trojans offense did produce 447 yards last week on Fresno defense rushing for 175 yards for 4.9 yards. Trojans ran the ball 36 times. Stanford only produced 10 points from their offense in their win to Northwestern at home last week. This is an inexperienced Stanford team returning four starters to the offense and five to the defense. They lost a lot of offensive weapons from a season ago. Cardinal starter KJ Costello is questionable with a head injury. Stanford may look to sophomore David Mills. All conference left tackle Walker little is also injured and will miss this game. Trojans speed could be an issue for this young Cardinal team. Trojans receivers should have good runs after catches here. Play USC -1.
San Diego St vs. UCLA Pick Prediction 9/7/2019
San Diego St vs. UCLA—Free picks is UCLA Bruins -7.5. Bruins look to rebound after a loss to a very good defensive team in Cincinnati. San Diego St is a different opponent. They return only five starters to their defense. Aztecs offense struggled last year averaging 20.8 points per game. They opened with Weber St and won only 6-0. San Diego St offense did not look improved gaining only 238 offensive yards with 5 of20 on third down against their FCS opponents. San Diego St had 43 rushes but only 3.0 yards per carry. Head coach Rocky Long has seen his run game worsen the past two seasons and with that offensive production dropping way down. Bruins are experienced with nine starters returning on offense and ten to the defense. UCLA has won and covered nine straight against this San Diego St program. There is a drop off from this Aztecs program. Play UCLA -7.5.
Wake Forest vs. Rice Pick Prediction 9/7/2019
Wake Forest vs. Rice—College football pick is Wake Forest -19. Demon Deacons return quarterback Jamie Newman from last year with many of his playmakers. Wake Forest was a good offensive team that generated 33 points and 450 yards per game It was a good showing for the Demon Deacons as they put up 38 points on Utah St in victory gaining 579 yards of offense. This was a two win Rice team from last year with six starters back on offense and to the defense. Owls generated only seven points on Army last week gaining only 243 yards offensively with 62 passing yardage. The offensive and defensive lines are inexperienced for the Owls. Rice allowed 36 points and 280 passing yards per game which was not exploited by an Army offense last week. Play Wake Forest -19.
Marshall vs. Boise St Pick Prediction 9/7/2019
Marshall vs. Boise St—College football free pick Marshall +12. Thundering Herd an experienced team with their playmakers on offense. Quarterback Isaiah Green should see a bump in his production during his sophomore season. In the opener last week against VMI, Green completed 18 of 28 passes for 238 yards with four touchdowns and a pick. Marshall has been a very good defensive team the past two seasons allowing 21 points per game or fewer. They have been very good against the run. Experience on the sideline for the Thundering Herd as head coach Doc Holliday enters his tenth season. Boise St got past Florida St with a strong second half against Florida St. Broncos did allow 31 first half points to the Seminoles in their come from behind win. Seminoles struggled with head and humidity in second half. Broncos did give up 327 passing yards and three touchdowns in their win. New blue turf at Boise St. Lets see how each team handles it with their footing. Play Marshall Thundering Herd +12.