Free College Football Picks For Today 11/7/2020
Baylor vs. Iowa St Pick Prediction 11/7/2020
Baylor at Iowa St—Free pick is Baylor Bears +14. Baylor has defended well against the Big 12 as they are holding opponents to 371 yards and 25.3 points per game. Bears do have a senior quarterback in Charlie Brewer who is completing 65.3% of his passes on the road. Brewers has seen significant action in all four of his years at the school. Cyclones just six of fifteen to the spread as a home favorite. Bears have covered two straight against Iowa St. Play Baylor +14.
Stanford vs. Oregon Pick Prediction 11/7/2020
Stanford at Oregon—College football free pick is Oregon Ducks -8. Oregon enters after a Rose Bowl with and 12-2 season looking to reload on both sides of the football. Could be Boston College transfer Anthony Brown under center. Brown will have experience and speed in the backfield as CJ Verdell, Travis Dye and Cyrus Habibi Likio return. Ducks running game will allow Brown time to find the speedy targets in the passing game. Stanford a 4-8 from a year ago lost 21-6 to Oregon at home. This game is on the fast playing surface of Oregon. Cardinal defense loses six players from their defense. Their run game sputtered to 105 yards per game and 3.7 per attempt. This was an offense in 2019 that put up only 21.7 points per game. Play Oregon -8.
Tennessee vs. Arkansas Pick Prediction 11/7/2020
Tennessee at Arkansas—Free pick is Arkansas Razorbacks +2. Arkansas has covered every point spread this season. Positive news about the Razorbacks is they have seen an upswing in offensive production. Past three games they have averaged 430 yards, 31 points and 267 yards passing. Against the SEC quarterback Felipe Franks is hitting on 66% of his passes with 7.6 yards per attempt. Volunteers three straight losses included to Georgia and Alabama. There is also a 34-7 loss at home to Kentucky where the Vols produced only 287 yards of offense. There has been some turnover in an assistant on the defensive side of the football. Jarrett Guarantano has kept his starting job for at least this game for Tennessee. Head coach Jeremy Pruitt has been concerned about the lack of execution of his offensive unit around Guarantano. Play Arkansas +2.
Clemson vs. Notre Dame Pick Prediction 11/7/2020
Clemson at Notre Dame—College football pick is Clemson Tigers -5.5. Tigers with their backup at quarterback still was able to move the football for 448 yards and scored 34 points against Boston College. D.J. Uiagalelei is completing 70% of his passes with 7.4 yards per pass attempt. In their meeting two seasons ago, the Tigers pounded the Fighting Irish 30-3 being 538 yards while the Fighting Irish produced only 248 yards. Always must worry about the speed disadvantage for Notre Dame when they matchup with the elite from college football. The toughest opponent on the Fighting Irish should have been Pittsburgh but the Panthers lost their senior starting quarterback to injury. Miami was a formidable opponent that the Tigers faced, and they pounded them in a circle game 42-17 being 550 yards holding the Hurricanes to 210. Play Clemson.
Rutgers vs. Ohio St Pick Prediction 11/7/2020
Rutgers at Ohio St—College football free pick is Rutgers Scarlet Knights +39. Lots of points to give to Rutgers with Greg Schiano head coach. Rutgers showed they could get points on the board with 21 on Indiana and 38 in a win to Michigan St. Scarlet Knights defense are holding opponents to 2.5 yards per rush. Buckeyes are surrendering 370 yards and 21 points per game. Scarlet Knights looked improve and can generate just enough offense to cover this huge line. Play Rutgers +39.
South Alabama vs. Coastal Carolina Pick Prediction 11/7/2020
South Alabama at Coastal Carolina—Free pick is South Alabama Jaguars +17.5. Jaguars have covered four of six. They are defending against Sun Belt teams allowing 357 yards and 19.3 points a game. Four of Coastal Carolina’s six FBS wins have come by 15 points or fewer. Lone exceptions came against bad defensive teams in Georgia St and Arkansas St. Chanticleers recent wins came by 14 to Georgia Southern, 3 to Louisiana. Jaguars quarterback Desmond Trotter completing 75.4% against the Sun Belt with 9.4 yards per attempt. Play South Alabama +17.5.
Washington St vs. Oregon St Pick Prediction 11/7/2020
Washington St at Oregon St—College football pick is Oregon St Beavers -3. A bit more stability with the Beavers program as Jonathan Smith begins his third season at the school. He has improved the program as he was hired after a 1-11 season and had the Bears finish at 5-7. This is an experienced defensive year and they look to Nebraska transfer Tristan Gebbia at quarterback. He did see action last year. Nick Rolovich starts his first season at Washington St taking over for Mike Leach. Only six return on offense for this run and shoot system and the team starts a freshman at quarterback. Also, the team brings in a new defensive coordinator. This was a Cougars defense allowing 32.6 points and 460 yards per game. Play Oregon St -3.
New Mexico vs. Hawaii Pick Prediction 11/7/2020
New Mexico at Hawaii—College football free pick is Hawaii Rainbow Warriors -15.5. Hawaii is in their home opener. The loss at Wyoming was a tough spot. The opener at Fresno St resulted in a 34-19 win as the team put up 552 yards. Redshirt sophomore quarterback Chevan Cordeiro has seen action in all three seasons. He put up great numbers are Fresno St. New Mexico in their lone game was defeated 38-21 at San Jose St. Lobos allowed 579 yards to the Spartans in the loss with 481 passing yards. New Mexico last year allowed 38 points and 479 yards per game near the bottom of college football. Only four starters return on defense. Play Hawaii -15.5.