Free College Football Picks For Today 12/28/2019
Notre Dame vs. Iowa St Pick Prediction 12/28/2019
Notre Dame vs. Iowa St—College football pick is Notre Dame -3.5. Fighting Irish two losses came to quality teams at Georgia and Michigan in true road games. Team responded well from that by winning their final five games of the regular season. This is an offense that puts up points at 37.1 per game and does a great job of ball security they don’t turn the ball over. Notre Dame defense stout holding opponents to 325 yards 21st in the nation and 18.7 points which was 14th best. Overall good coaching and balance on both sides of the football. Iowa St an inconsistent team that dropped four games. Bad losses came at home to Oklahoma St and a ten point loss at Kansas St. Cyclones defense allowed 31 points per game over their final five games. Notre Dame offense peaked down the stretch in their past three games putting up 45.7 points and 452 yards per game while holding teams to 17 points per contest. Play Notre Dame -3.5.
Memphis vs. Penn St Pick Prediction 12/28/2019
Memphis vs. Penn St—College football free pick is Memphis Tigers +7. Memphis a 12-1 team concluded their regular season beating a good Cincinnati team twice. They rank 10th in total offense putting up 480 yards per game and 8th in scoring at 40.5 points per contest. Quarterback Brady White completed 64.2% of his throws with 33 touchdowns and 9 interceptions. Penn St offense has been held to under 30 points in six of their final seven games. They couldn’t cover at home to Rutgers to close the regular season putting up only 27 points on a very bad team. Nittany Lions quarterback Sean Clifford has struggled with accuracy completing only 53% of his passes past three games. That is the number for Clifford against Top 25 teams. Nittany Lions has failed to cover three of four. Play Memphis +7.
Oklahoma vs. LSU Pick Prediction 12/28/2019
Oklahoma vs. LSU—Free pick is LSU Tigers -13.5. Not going to get in front of this freight train in LSU in this game. The finished 13-0 going through a tough schedule. Their offense has been great throughout the season then the defense peaked at the end of the season with wins 50-7 to Texas A&M then 37-10 to Georgia in the SEC championship game. Oklahoma a 12-1 team with their loss coming 48-41 at Kansas St. Sooners have failed to cover seven of their final nine games by building leads and seeing them narrow down in the second half. Oklahoma top running back Kennedy Brooks is dealing with a neck injury. Their number two back Rhamondre Stevenson is facing a possible suspension and could miss this game. In a rebuilding Big 12 the Sooners could not separate from many of their Big 12 opponents with the margin of victory by one possession in five of their final six games. Play LSU -13.5.
Clemson vs. Ohio St Pick Prediction 12/28/2019
Clemson vs. Ohio St—College football pick is Clemson -2. Both teams 13-0. Respect the body of work for the Clemson Tigers. They have covered ten of their thirteen games and seven of eight. Clemson has scored 52 points or greater in five of their final six games. Clemson pounded a good Virginia team in the ACC title game 62-17. Tigers are the number one offense in college football as they hold teams to 244 yards and 10.6 points per game. They have allowed no greater than 294 yards in 12 of their 13 games. Buckeyes did give up their most yardage in their final two games with 398 yards at Michigan and 432 yards to Wisconsin. Critics like to bash Clemson for their schedule but the Big Ten was down this season and Ohio St beat up on many of those teams. Ohio St played no team from the power five in the non-conference. Clemson in the non-conference did beat Texas A&M by 14. Tigers quarterback Trevor Lawrence completed 68.8% of his passes with 34 touchdowns and 8 picks. Lawrence completed 72% or greater of his passes in his final six games. Ohio St quarterback Justin Fields is bothered by a knee injury and will not be 100% for this game. In his final two games Fields completed only 58.9% of his throws. In the Penn St game, the Nittany Lions made halftime adjustments and gave the Buckeyes problems. Tigers have the athletes to do the same. Play Clemson -2.