Free College Football Picks For Today 10/14/2019
Michigan vs. Penn St Pick Prediction 10/19/2019
Michigan vs. Penn St—College football pick is Michigan +7.5. Penn St coming off a physical game at Iowa but was held to 17 points. Wolverines have covered four of five against the Nittany Lions. Wolverines holding teams to 283 yards per game and just 3 yards per rush. Michigan still controls their destiny on their side of the Big Ten division race. Wolverines defense has greatly improved since the debacle at Wisconsin. This game can land three of four you win no matter who wins. Play Michigan +7.5.
Kentucky vs. Georgia Pick Prediction 10/19/2019
Kentucky vs. Georgia—College football free pick is Kentucky Wildcats +25.5. Kentucky lost their starting quarterback Terry Wilson with a knee injury early in the season. Team has been trying to find his replacement. Lynn Bowden relieved last week and was effective in the Wildcats comeback win to Arkansas. He is completing 66.7% of his passes and has speed outside containment. Georgia has seen offensive struggles against good competition scoring only 23 at home to Notre Dame and 17 to South Carolina failing to cover big numbers in each game. Play Kentucky +25.5.
Oregon vs. Washington Pick Prediction 10/19/2019
Oregon vs. Washington—Free pick is Washington and Oregon to play under the total of 53.5. Teams have played to under in two straight. Huge game for deciding PAC 12 North. Huskies more defensive minded at home as the team holds opponents to 336 yards and 17 points per game. Ducks are one of the best defensive teams in the PAC 12 conference. They are holding teams to 267 yards per game with 3.1 on the ground and 52.2% completion rate. Ducks held a good offensive team with an experienced senior quarterback to just three points. Oregon has allowed seven points or fewer in five straight games. Play Washington and Oregon under 53.5.
LSU vs. Mississippi St Pick Prediction 10/19/2019
LSU vs. Mississippi St—College football pick is Mississippi St Bulldogs +18.5. points. What an awful spot here for LSU. This game is falls after the Tigers game at home to Florida with Auburn and Alabama following this one. Mississippi St held Tennessee on the road to twenty points last week then three weeks ago Kentucky to only 13 points. Mississippi St does defend better at home holding opponents to 333 yards and 19.7 points per game. LSU defense has been stronger at home. They allowed 38 at Texas and 38 to Vanderbilt both in wins. Mississippi St is defending better than Vanderbilt. Away from home the Tigers are allowing 452 yards and 38 points per game. Mississippi St has covered four of five against LSU. Tigers generate enough offense to cover this big number. Play Mississippi St +18.5.
West Virginia vs. Oklahoma Pick Prediction 10/19/2019
West Virginia vs. Oklahoma—College football free pick is West Virginia and Oklahoma over the total of 66.5 points. These teams head to head have gone over in five straight and seven of eight. Sooners offense has scored 56 points or greater on the Mountaineers defense in three straight games. On the season the Sooners are moving the football for 621 yards with 289 rushing for 7.8 yards per rush. After beating a rival and getting up to defend Texas we could see a lax defensively from the Sooners. Mountaineers quarterback junior Austin Kendall is completing 66% of his passes this season. He threw for 367 yards to Texas and 272 to NC State. West Virginia generates enough points to push this total over. Play West Virginia and Oklahoma over 66.5.
Clemson vs. Louisville Pick Prediction 10/19/2019
Clemson vs. Louisville—College football pick is Clemson and Louisville to play over the total of 61. Clemons has scored 42 points or greater in their past three meetings with the Cardinals with each game going over the total. Concern is for the Louisville defense that is allowing 439 yards and 31.5 points per game. Tigers came off their bye will and put up 45 points at home to Florida St. Louisville offense has shown huge improvement this season as the team moves the football for 490 yards per game. They have balance with 229 rushing for 5.1 yards per rush and getting 261.3 yards passing and a good 10.4 yards per pass attempt. Freshman quarterback Evan Conley came in relief and was effective completing 12 of 18 for 196 yards with two touchdowns and a pick. He saw action at home to Boston College going 10 of 16 for 140 yards and a touchdown in relief. There will be offense here. Play Clemson and Louisville over 61.
Auburn vs. Arkansas Pick Prediction 10/19/2019
Auburn vs. Arkansas—College football free pick is Arkansas Razorbacks +16.5. Auburn travels in SEC play where the team has averaged only 285 yards 20.5 points per game in true road games this season. This is bad spot for the Tigers in an early game away from home with LSU next week. Arkansas has shown the ability to move the football at home with 448 yards per game with 4.8 yards per rush and throwing for 287 yards. Tigers defense on the road gives up 394 yards with 300 passing with 63.6% completion rate. Auburn is without their top running back JaTarvious Whitlow with a knee injury. He produced 544 yards on the ground with 4.9 yards per run and seven touchdown. That is a big loss when freshman quarterback Bo Nix completes only 54.6% of his passes with eight touchdowns and five picks. Funny things happen about this point of the season when games kicks off at 11AM local time. Play Arkansas +16.5.
Florida vs. South Carolina Pick Prediction 10/19/2019
Florida vs. South Carolina—Free pick is Florida and South Carolina to play under the total of 49. South Carolina in their win against Georgia took a hit with quarterback Ryan Hilinski leaving the game with a knee injury. That puts the Gamecocks in a tough bind as they may have to look at third string quarterback Dakereon Joyner who is completed 54.2% of his passed with about five yards per attempt. Gamecocks against FBS opponents has averaged 20 points per game. In their past three games all against SEC opponent the Gamecocks are moving the football for only 318 yards per game. Defense has shown improvement past two games holding Georgia to 17 points and Kentucky to 7. Florida a tough spot on the road to South Carolina after back to back games against Auburn and LSU. Gators running for only 4.2 yards per rush and the Gamecocks doing a good job in run defense. Play Florida and South Carolina under 49.
Baylor vs. Oklahoma St Pick Prediction 10/19/2019
Baylor vs. Oklahoma St—College football pick is Oklahoma St Cowboys -3. Cowboys play their second home game of the season. The beat Big 12 opponent Kansas St 26-13 at home. Oklahoma St comes off their bye week following a loss at Texas Tech. Cowboys do a good job of moving the football with 528 yards per game. It is balanced as the Cowboys generate 276 on the ground with 5.6 yards per rush with quarterback Spencer Sanders competing 63.3% of his throws. Bears two road wins came at Kansas St and Rice. Baylor couldn’t cover in a three point home win to Texas Tech in overtime last week. Oklahoma St has covered five of their six games this season. They played a good Texas team on the road losing 36-30. Play Oklahoma St -3.
Texas A&M vs. Ole Miss Pick Prediction 10/19/2019
Texas A&M vs. Ole Miss—College football free pick is Texas A&M -5. Aggies have faced a gauntlet of a schedule. They could not win the big games against the elite in college football But, this is a well -coached team with an NFL prospect at quarterback in Kellen Mond. The junior quarterback is completing 63.2% of his throws with twelve touchdowns and four picks. Ole Miss is not getting accurate quarterback play. They are completing only 56.9% of their passes. Freshman quarterback Matt Corral no touchdown passes past two games. Aggies have won and covered their past two meetings. Texas A&M has defended better holding teams to 325 yards per game and only four yards per rush. That is with Clemson, Alabama and Auburn in three of their six games. Play Texas A&M -5.
Arizona vs. USC Pick Prediction 10/19/2019
Arizona vs. USC—Free pick is Arizona -9. Wildcats in their recent road game was able to beat Colorado 35-30. This is an offense that can move the football with 505 yards per game and a good running team generating 209 yards for 5.4 yards per rush. Trojans have not defended the run well this season allowing 197 yards per contest or 4.9 yards per attempt. Senior quarterback Khalil Tate can give this Trojans defense trouble in this spot with his mobility. He is completing nearly 65% of his throws on the season. USC run game has not got going with 4.3 yards per rush average. USC a 3-3 team has scored 27 points or fewer in three of their past four games. Wildcats offense generates enough points to cover this number. Play Arizona +9.
Iowa St vs. Texas Tech Pick Prediction 10/19/2019
Iowa St vs. Texas Tech—College football pick is Texas Tech Red Raiders +6. Red Raiders showing improvement getting back to back covers beating Oklahoma St at home then a three point overtime loss at Baylor. Texas Tech is moving the football for 488 yards running for 168 yards for 4.8 yards per rush. Junior quarterback Jett Duffey completed 73.9% in the cover at Baylor. Red Raiders lost Alan Bowman with injury and Duffey is showing improvement with each game. Iowa St on back to back road games. They have a two point loss at Baylor and beat West Virginia. Cyclones on the road running for only 3.1 yards per rush on an average of 34 carries. Red Raiders are defending the run well. Offense has been inconsistent for Iowa St this season. Now they face an improving Texas Tech team and laying points in a tough road spot. Play Texas Tech +6.
Duke vs. Virginia Pick Prediction 10/19/2019
Duke vs. Virginia—College football free pick is Duke Blue Devils +4.5. Blue Devils are 4-2 on the season. Their losses have come to Alabama and a three point home loss to Pittsburgh. An inexperienced team to start the season the Blue Devils showing improvement on the field. Defensively in their past three games are holding teams to 325 yards per game with 3.2 yards per rush and a 50.5% completion rate all against ACC opponents. Virginia has lost two straight after scoring only nine points at a struggling Miami team. Virginia quarterback Bryce Perkins has eight touchdowns and six picks on the season. Blue Devils offense has averaged 38.7 points per game past three games. Quarterback Quentin Harris just two picks past five games. Play Duke +4.5.
Tennessee vs. Alabama Pick Prediction 10/19/2019
Tennessee vs. Alabama—Free pick is Tennessee and Alabama to play under the total of 61.5. Volunteers play their second road game of the season. They were held to only three points in their road defeat at Florida 34-3. In that defeat the Volunteer offense gained only 239 yards with 3.3 yards per rush. At home Alabama defends better holding opponents to 292 yards and 12.8 points per game. Volunteers have rotated Guarantano and Maurer to very little success this season. The Vols offense averages only 27 passes per game. They will not have success on the ground which is the majority of plays this season with 36 rushes per game. Third down with be a major issue for Tennessee. Alabama will have a comfortable second half lead then turn it over to backup Mac Jones then look for many running plays to drain clock. Play Tennessee and Alabama under 61.5.