Free College Football Picks For Today 10/17/2020
Boston College vs. Virginia Tech Pick Prediction 10/17/2020
Boston College at Virginia Tech—College football pick is Boston College Eagles +13. Eagles getting good production from Notre Dame transfer Phil Jurkovec at quarterback. He is completing 65.1% of his passes with 7.8 yards per pass attempt. On defense they do hold opponents to 3.7 yards per rush. Concern laying almost two touchdowns to a Virginia Tech defense allowing 484 yards with 225 rushing for 5.5 yards per attempt. Opponents are passing for 258 yards on the Hokies defense with 8.2 yards per pass attempt. BC has been good on third down and red zone. They have covered three of four. Hokies allowing opponents convert touchdowns 91.7% of the time inside the red zone. Play Boston College +13.
Georgia vs. Alabama Pick Prediction 10/17/2020
Georgia at Alabama—College football free pick is Alabama Crimson Tide -4.5. Mac Jones at quarterback putting up great numbers as he is connecting on 79.5% of his passes with 13.3 yards per attempt. Jones has posted eight touchdowns and one pick. Crimson Tide runs better than Georgia as the team averages 5.1 yards per carry and Georgia at 3.8. This is the biggest test of the career for junior quarterback Stetson Bennett who was fourth on the depth chart before the season. His completion rate is below Jones at 63.1%. Prefer Mac Jones and his run game here. Crimson Tide offense very good and in their lone home game beat Texas A&M 52-24. Play Alabama -4.5.