Miami (OH) RedHawks (1-1) vs. Cincinnati Bearcats (2-0)
Miami (OH) RedHawks vs. Cincinnati Bearcats 9/16/23 – the Miami (OH) RedHawks, who have a 1-1 record, and the undefeated Cincinnati Bearcats. This face-off is set to take place on Saturday, September 16, 2023, at the iconic Nippert Stadium. The kick-off is at 7:00 PM ET, and the showdown will be aired on ESP+ for fans eager to catch every play.
In the RedHawks’ corner, Running Back Corey Kiner has been a force to reckon with this season. With 33 rushing attempts leading to an impressive 258 rushing yards, he’s a key part of the RedHawks’ offensive strategy. Kiner’s longest rush of 68 yards is also noteworthy, showcasing his ability to change a game in a single play. Additionally, Wide Receiver Xzavier Henderson has been an essential component of the RedHawks’ passing game, with 8 receptions totaling 159 receiving yards. His ability to stretch the field adds another layer of complexity to Miami’s offense.
For the Cincinnati Bearcats, Corey Kiner has been equally effective, averaging 7.8 yards per rush attempt, thereby making him an integral part of the Bearcats’ rushing attack. Wide Receiver Xzavier Henderson adds further firepower to the Bearcats’ offense with 159 receiving yards from just 8 receptions, indicating his big-play capability. Cincinnati’s overall team chemistry seems to be strong, providing them with a cohesive approach to both the running and passing game. If you’re looking for the free reputable NCAA football picks, consider their matchups carefully.
Miami (OH) RedHawks vs. Cincinnati Bearcats Game Info
|When:||Saturday, September 16, 2023, at 7:00 PM ET|
Emory Jones QB vs. Emory Jones QB
The quarterback duel in this matchup presents an intriguing coincidence: both teams are led by a QB named Emory Jones, and both have delivered remarkable performances thus far in the season. Miami’s Emory Jones has a completion percentage of 75.5%, with 470 passing yards and 7 touchdowns to his name. His high yards-per-attempt figure of 9.6 indicates he’s not just a dink-and-dunk passer; he’s willing to take risks and go deep. However, his numbers also reveal a vulnerability; Jones has been sacked four times and has lost 17 yards on those plays. This could be a significant factor against a Cincinnati defense that may look to exploit this weakness.
On the other side, Cincinnati’s Emory Jones offers a parallel universe of sorts with an identical completion percentage, passing yards, and even the same number of sacks. His decision-making skills have been largely sound, reflected in his single interception and high passer rating of 199.1. Just like his Miami counterpart, Cincinnati’s Jones has shown an ability to maintain composure under pressure, a critical trait for any quarterback aiming for a deep postseason run. While both quarterbacks share astonishingly similar statistics, the key difference could be the respective defenses they’ll face. Cincinnati’s Emory Jones might have a slightly easier time given Miami’s recent struggles against quality opponents.
NCAAF Odds/Point Spread: Cincinnati Bearcats -600, Total Odds: 45
The betting odds indicate a strong lean toward Cincinnati with a spread of -14 and a moneyline of -600. While the total is set at 45, the narrative around Miami-OH makes the under a tempting bet, especially with the history of low-scoring games between these two teams.
Miami (OH) RedHawks Betting Trends
The RedHawks have shown a tendency to lean towards the UNDER, especially in their last 16 games where the total has gone UNDER 12 times. Their record against Cincinnati is less than stellar, standing at 1-4 ATS in their last five matchups and a concerning 0-10 SU. Miami-OH has historically struggled on the road, making the spread in Cincinnati’s favor quite understandable.
Cincinnati Bearcats Betting Trends
Cincinnati, while strong, has a shaky ATS record in their last 10 games, standing at 3-7. However, their overall form is robust with 11 wins in the last 14 games. The total has gone UNDER in 9 of Cincinnati’s last 13 games against Miami-OH, and their home record is impressive with 19 wins in the last 20 home games.
Miami (OH) RedHawks vs. Cincinnati Bearcats 9/16/23 Betting Picks
Given the analysis and betting trends, Cincinnati appears to be the stronger pick here. Miami (OH) has struggled historically against Cincinnati and particularly on the road. For those looking at prop bets, consider going UNDER considering both teams’ history. For more insights and potential betting opportunities, you can also explore some exclusive sports picks.
Free Pick and Prediction: Cincinnati 31, Miami (OH) 10.