Free College Football Picks For Today 11/12/2021
Notre Dame vs. Virginia Pick Prediction 11/13/2021
Notre Dame at Virginia—Lots of question marks regarding the status of Virginia starting quarterback Brennan Armstrong. He was forced to leave the BYU game with a rib injury. He is questionable Saturday. We is known is the Virginia defense is in poor form as in their past three games surrendering 543 yards and 35.3 points per game. Fighting Irish has won eight of nine games. Their offense has shown improvement as in this period of three games putting up 445 yards and limiting opponents to 18.7 points and 388 yards. Quarterback Jack Coan last week against Navy averaged 9.3 yards per pass attempt and two weeks ago against North Carolina it was 8.9 per attempt. Fighting Irish should exploit this poor Cavaliers defense. Fighting Irish has covered six of seven. Play Notre Dame -5.5.
NC State vs. Wake Forest Pick Prediction 11/13/2021
NC State at Wake Forest—This is the best offense that NC State has seen this season. In a recent game they did give up 31 at Miami. Demon Deacons offense past three games averaging 643 yards with 221 rushing for 6.4 yards per rush. Quarterback Sam Hartman against the ACC is averaging 9 yards per pass attempt. Demon Deacons defense in this period allowing 485 yards, 5.7 yards a carry and 8.7 yards per pass attempt. NC State over this period giving up 259 yards passing for 7.4 per attempt. They are getting good performance out of quarterback Devin Leary who is completing 66% of his throws for 8 yards per attempt against the conference. Wake Forest the past two seasons has put up 45 and 42 points on the NC State defense. Play Wake Forest and NC State over 66.5.
Arkansas vs. LSU Pick Prediction 11/13/2021
Arkansas at LSU—Arkansas has lost both of their road games this season. At Ole Miss in defeat the Razorbacks surrendered 611 yards. LSU does have a home win to Florida and dropped a five point decision to Auburn. Defense did show well last week in a 20-14 loss at Alabama. Razorbacks defense past three games is allowing 273 passing yards, 67.7% completions for 8.6 yards per pass attempt. Tigers quarterback Max Johnson at home is averaging 7.5 yards per attempt. Play LSU +2.5.
Kansas vs. Texas Pick Prediction 11/13/2021
Kansas at Texas—Kansas quarterback Jason Bean is a game time decision with an undisclosed injury. Jayhawks have lost eight straight and have no wins against an FBS team. They have been held to 14 points or fewer in four of their past five games. Against the Big 12 the Jayhawks put up 10.7 points and 261 yards per game. Texas has lost five of their past seven games. They have shown the ability to blow out weak defensive teams putting up 70 on Texas Tech and 58 on Rice. Past three games Kansas defense surrendering 479 yards with 251 rushing for 6.8 yards per carry and 71% completion rate for 8.6 yards per attempt. Play Texas -31.
Colorado vs. UCLA Pick Prediction 11/13/2021
Colorado at UCLA—Colorado is showing improvement to their offense putting up 29 or greater points in three of their past four games. Last week the Buffaloes gained 382 yards in their 37-34 overtime win to Oregon St. Bruins come off their bye week on a two game losing streak coughing up 44 to Utah and 34 to Oregon. Offensively the Bruins have averaged over 400 yards in five of their six PAC 12 games and tallied 483 yards on LSU. In their past three games Colorado is giving up 493 yards offensively, 5.8 yards per rush and 264 passing yards for 7.6 per pass attempt. Play Colorado and UCLA over 57.
TCU vs. Oklahoma St Pick Prediction 11/13/2021
TCU at Oklahoma St—After losing five of six and having their head coach fired the TCU Horned Frogs came up with a strong offensive performance gaining 570 yards in their 30-28 home win to Baylor. Quarterback Chandler Morris had a huge game completing 71% of his passes for 461 yards and 11.2 yards per pass attempt. He did put up good numbers in his spot duty against Kansas St the prior game. Morris looks like an upgrade over Max Duggan. Oklahoma St has won eight of nine. Their lone loss came at Iowa St by three. Cowboys have been held to 24 or fewer points in three of five. With the quarterback upgrade would rather take points. Play TCU +13.
Nevada vs. San Diego St Pick Prediction 11/13/2021
Nevada at San Diego St—San Diego St has been held to 20 or fewer points in their past four Mountain West games. They are averaging only 288 yards offensively in conference. They are a one dimensional running team. Quarterback Lucas Johnson saw significant action at home to Fresno St in a ten point defeat and completed only 45.2% of his passes. Wolf Pack against the Mountain West averaging 37 points and 439 yards. Quarterback Carson Strong completing 70.7% of his passes for 7.8 yards per pass attempt. Wolf Pack has won two straight the past two seasons against the Aztecs. Play Nevada +3.
Utah St vs. San Jose St Pick Prediction 11/13/2021
Utah St at San Jose St—Utah St carries a four game win streak. They have been able to move the football in the Mountain West with 483 yards and 31 points per game. Quarterback Logan Bonner is averaging 8.7 yards per pass attempt in the Mountain West. They have notable road wins at Washington St and Air Force. San Jose St has dropped three of five. They are trending well with their run game but past three games Aggies giving up only 2.5 yards per rush. Quarterback Nick Starkel against the Mountain West completing only 48.9% of his passes for 5.4 yards per pass attempt. Play Utah St +4.5.
Washington St at Oregon Pick Prediction 11/13/2021
Washington St at Oregon—Washington St has covered six straight and have won four straight against the PAC 12. Quarterback Jayden de Laura is completing 62% of his throws in PAC 12 play for 7.7 yards per pass attempt. They are trending well in the passing game as in their past five games passing for 260 yards with 8.3 yards per pass attempt. Cougars defense holding their past three opponents to 3.9 yards per carry. Oregon in recent PAC 12 games gave up 29 points to Colorado and 31 to both UCLA and Stanford. Ducks have failed to cover five of their past seven. At home Oregon is giving up 364 offensive yards. Play Washington St +14.