Free College Football Picks For Today 10/1/2020
Ole Miss vs. Kentucky Pick Prediction 10/3/2020
Ole Miss at Kentucky—College football pick is Ole Miss +6. Impressed by the look of the Rebels offense in Lane Kiffin’s debut with his new team. They were successful moving the football for 613 yards on the Gators defense. Quarterback Matt Corral completed 22 of 31 for 395 yards with three touchdowns and a pick. Impressed with Corral’s 12.7 yards per pass attempt on Florida. They did gather 170 rushing yards. Kentucky fell in their opener at Auburn limited to 13 points in a fifteen point defeat. Wildcats were sloppy in their loss to the Tigers committing three turnovers. Terry Wilson at quarterback for Kentucky threw for 6.5 yards per attempt. Wildcats have covered only 4 of their past 15 as a home favorite. Prefer the downfield threat for Ole Miss under Kiffin here. Play Ole Miss +6.
Western Kentucky vs. Middle Tennessee St Pick Prediction 10/3/2020
Western Kentucky at Middle Tennessee St—College football free pick is Middle Tennessee St Blue Raiders +7. Red Raiders were competitive in a 37-35 road defeat at an improved UTSA team. They were able to get their offense going gaining 563 yards with quarterback Austin O’Hara throwing for 372 yards. Run game generated 191 yards. This is an offense for the Blue Raiders experienced that returned nine starts. Western Kentucky fell to 0-2after a 30-24 home defeat to Liberty Flames. Offense again sputtered for the Hilltoppers. After posting 248 yards on Louisville they posted 296 on the Flames defense. Defensively Western Kentucky has struggled allowing 249 yards with 5.2 yards per attempt. Blue Raiders have covered past two meetings. Play Middle Tennessee St +7.
Navy vs. Air Force Pick Prediction 10/3/2020
Navy at Air Force—Free pick is Air Force Falcons +7. Head coach Troy Calhoun enters his fourteenth season with the Falcons so there is stability with this program. This is an eleven win team from last year. Mountain West announced they will start the season in October, but Air Force was given clearance already to face Navy and Army had the Mountain West does not play a conference schedule this season. Navy is 1-1 with a bad loss to BYU and pulled out a win to Tulane by three. Midshipmen defense allowing 476 yards per game with 283 rushing for 6.1 yards per rush. Navy only running for 3.4 per attempt. Air Force will have a limited roster here, but this is a service academy that has had Navy on their schedule for over a month knowing this game would be played. Play Air Force +7.
Georgia Southern vs. Louisiana Monroe Pick Prediction 10/3/2020
Georgia Southern at Louisiana Monroe—College football pick is Georgia Southern Eagles -20. UL Monroe are off to an 0-3 start to the season. The offense has performed poorly as they average only 10 points and 37 yards rushing per game. Warhawks average 20 rushes per game for 1.8 per attempt. On the defensive side of the football, UL Monroe struggles with run defense as opponents average 263 rushing yards for 5.3 yards per attempt. Georgia Southern is a run oriented team. This is an experienced offensive team with returning seniors at quarterbacks and at the running back position. Quarterback Shai Werts is a dual threat quarterback who is second on the team in rushing with 178 yards on the ground for 7.8 yards per rush. Eagles were competitive in a two point loss at a good Louisiana team last week piling up 447 yards on the Ragin Cajuns defense. Warhawks have failed to cover 11 of their past 13 at home. Play Georgia Southern -20.