Free College Football Picks For Today 12/9/2020
Purdue vs. Indiana Pick Prediction 12/12/2020
Purdue at Indiana—College football pick is Purdue Boilermakers +10. Purdue has been competitive in games with just no losses by 11 points or greater. This is an offense that moves the football for 390 yards per game. Quarterback Jack Plummer is completing 71% of his throws with 7.6 yards per pass attempt. He has eight touchdowns and two picks. This will be the game where Indiana will miss quarterback Michael Penix, who is lost for the season to injury. His replacement Jack Tuttle is averaging only six yards per pass attempt. Hoosiers threw for 130 yards on Wisconsin and 115 yards on Maryland in their past two games. Play Purdue +10.
North Carolina vs. Miami Pick Prediction 12/12/2020
North Carolina at Miami—College football free pick is Miami Hurricanes -3. Since their loss to Clemson Miami has quietly put a string of five wins in a row together. They came with a strong defensive performance in their 48-0 road win at Duke last week after a three week layoff. Hurricanes defense holding teams to 3.9 yards per rush along with only 6.4 yards per attempted pass. Senior quarterback D’Eriq King is averaging 8.2 yards per attempt and has 20 touchdowns and four picks. North Carolina in a step up game was shutdown by Notre Dame scoring only 17 points gaining 298 yards. Past three games Tar Heels defense surrendering 445 yards with 275 passing for 8.5 yards per attempt. Both teams have strong offenses, but Miami has the edge on defense. Play Miami -3.
Tennessee vs. Vanderbilt Pick Prediction 12/12/2020
Tennessee at Vanderbilt—Free pick Tennessee Volunteers and Vanderbilt Commodores to play under the total of 50 points. Vanderbilt is an inexperienced offensive team coming into the season and it has not gone well. Commodores are posting only 334 yards per game with 3.1 per rush. Vertical passing game generates only 6.6 per attempt. Offense has been an issue for Tennessee as well. They gain only 338 yards per game with 3.7 per rush. Vols vertical passing game is only 6.6 per attempt. Tennessee near puts up 20 points a game and Vandy at 14.5. Tennessee has had to shuffle in and out quarterbacks without success. Teams have played head to head to under in their past two meetings. Play Tennessee and Vanderbilt under 50 points.
Washington vs. Oregon Pick Prediction 12/12/2020
Washington at Oregon—College football pick is Oregon Ducks -6. Oregon is fast on their field turf surface. They return home after back to back losses on the road. Team put up 38 points on UCLA and 35 on Stanford on their field turf. Ducks are getting production from their run game at 5.3 per rush attempt. Huskies have had dull offensive efforts at home beating a down Utah by three and an outright loss to Stanford averaging 25 points in each game. Huskies hit the road for the first time this season. Cannot trust this Huskies offense to keep up with Oregon. Play Oregon -6.
Duke vs. Florida St Pick Prediction 12/12/2020
Duke at Florida St—College football free pick is Duke Blue Devils and Florida St Seminoles to play over the total of 57 points. Blue Devils defense has been gashed of late. Past three games they are surrendering 540 yards with 311 rushing for 6.8 yards per rush. Seminoles have gotten production from their running game as in that span rushing for 186 yards and 5.1 per attempt. Blue Devils have shown ability to generate points against the below averages defense. Florida St fits in that category as the team is allowing 464 yards per game with 271 in the passing game and 8.3 yards per rush. Florida St is also allowing opponents rush for 193 yards and 5.3 yards per attempt. Seminoles were able to score 31 points and gain 432 yards on below average defense in North Carolina. Play Duke and Florida St over 57 points.
Appalachian St vs. Georgia Southern Pick Prediction 12/12/2020
Appalachian St at Georgia Southern—Free pick is Georgia Southern Eagles +9.5. Not confident laying points with Appalachian St on the road where they have failed to cover all season. They have not separated enough from teams to cover these big numbers. On the road the third down conversions are way below overall average, and the point production is only 24.8 a game. Georgia Southern a running team that averages 267 a game with 5.4 per attempt. Eagles defend well limiting opponents to 329 yards and only 3.3 on the ground per rush. They are coming off a good performance at home to FAU winning 20-3.
Boise St vs. Wyoming Pick Prediction 12/12/2020
Boise St at Wyoming—College football pick is Boise St Broncos -11.5. Wyoming a one dimensional football team as they lose their starting quarterback early in their first game of the season. Freshman backup quarterback Levi Williams is completing only 52% of his throws with a touchdown and three picks. He went 4 of 12 for 73 yards in the Cowboys defeat to New Mexico. Boise St coming off a bye week. Against the Mountain West the Broncos averaging 46 points and 402 yards per game while surrendering 24 points. Hank Bachmeier is completing 65% of his throws for 8.6 yards per pass attempt. Tough for Wyoming to keep with the scoring against the Broncos. Play Boise St -11.5.
Oklahoma St vs. Baylor Pick Prediction 12/12/2020
Oklahoma St at Baylor—College football free pick is Baylor Bears +6. Oklahoma St has seen their offensive production dip away from home as they average only 25.5 points a game. Quarterback Spencer Sanders on the highway is completing only 52% of his passes with 6.3 yards per pass attempt. Baylor a hard trying team covered in recent games at Iowa St and Oklahoma. They have been competitive in recent games. Defensively the Bears hold opponents to only 355 yards with 185 in the passing game for 6.5 yards per rush. Senior quarterback Charlie Brewer has performed better in his home stadium. Brewer threw in his last home game for 349 yards with 8.9 yards per pass attempt. Play Baylor +6.
LSU vs. Florida Pick Prediction 12/12/2020
LSU at Florida—Free pick is Florida Gators -23. LSU have seen key players opt out during this poor season. Tigers defense has been poor as they surrender 469 yards per game with 313 passing for 9.7 yards per pass attempt. This is a Gators offense that can exploit this Tigers defense as they are posting 503 yards on offense. Senior quarterback Kyle Trask is completing 71.4% of his passes with 10.1 yards per pass attempt. They are averaging 376 passing yards. We just saw an Alabama team with Mac Jones post 55 points with 650 yards on LSU last week. Auburn put up 48 on LSU in a 37 point win. Trask won’t let up here even with the SEC title game next week as he is playing for draft position. Play Florida -23.