Toledo Rockets (6-1) vs. Miami (OH) RedHawks (6-1)
Toledo Rockets vs. Miami (OH) RedHawks 10/21/23 – In what promises to be a thrilling encounter, the Toledo Rockets face off against the Miami (OH) RedHawks, both boasting an impressive 6-1 record this season. Set to lock horns at the Fred C. Yager Stadium, this is undoubtedly one of the most anticipated fixtures of the week. As both teams aim to stake their claim for dominance, this is one of the top NCAAF free picks you won’t want to miss.
The Rockets have been nothing short of sensational on the offensive end. Their running back, Peny Boone, has proved instrumental in their recent successes, amassing an outstanding 792 yards from 107 attempts, with 8 rushing touchdowns to his credit. Further adding to their offensive prowess is wide receiver Junior Vandeross III. With 26 receptions, 377 receiving yards, and a touchdown, he’ll be a pivotal player for the Rockets in the upcoming matchup.
The RedHawks, on the other hand, have not been lagging in the offensive department either. Rashad Amos has been a consistent performer in the running back position with 366 yards from 88 attempts and three touchdowns. Gage Larvadain, their stellar wide receiver, boasts impressive stats with 23 receptions, 487 receiving yards, and a commendable 6 touchdowns.
Toledo Rockets vs. Miami (OH) RedHawks 10/21/23 Game Info
|When:||Saturday, October 21, 2023 at 4:00 PM ET|
|Where:||Fred C. Yager Stadium|
Dequan Finn QB vs. Brett Gabbert QB
The Toledo Rockets’ Dequan Finn has been exhibiting remarkable proficiency at the quarterback position this season. With 103 completions from 160 attempts, Finn has notched 1265 passing yards. A passer rating of 149.3, alongside 12 touchdowns, underscores his significance in the Rockets’ lineup. Finn’s tactical approach and decision-making skills have been largely commendable, though with 5 interceptions, there’s a hint of vulnerability when he’s under pressure.
Conversely, the RedHawks’ Brett Gabbert is another quarterback to watch. Having achieved 97 completions from 158 attempts, Gabbert has an impressive 1455 passing yards. His passer rating of 162.9 is a testament to his exceptional skill set, with 14 touchdowns underlining his pivotal role in the RedHawks’ offense. Gabbert’s resilience and style of play have been key to their successes, but the 13 sacks against him raise concerns about his pocket presence and handling of defensive pressure.
NCAAF Odds/Point Spread: Toledo Rockets -131, Total Odds: 48.5
Given the current betting odds, it seems like a closely contested game is on the horizon. With just a slight advantage leaning towards the Rockets, bettors may want to consider the over/under odds, especially considering the offensive firepower both teams possess.
Toledo Rockets Betting Trends
The Rockets’ recent form poses concerns for bettors, with a 0-5 trend ATS in their last five games. Their defensive form hasn’t helped either, especially on the road where they’re 1-5 ATS in their last six outings. Interestingly, while the Rockets have a strong straight-up record, they have underperformed against teams in the Mid-American conference, with a 1-8 ATS in their last 9 games.
Miami (OH) RedHawks Betting Trends
The RedHawks are flying high with a 6-0 ATS in their last six games, an indicator of their consistent form. Their record at home is equally stellar, boasting an 18-2 SU in their last 20 home games. Against the Rockets, the total has gone under in 4 of their last 6 matchups, suggesting a possible defensive duel this time around.
Toledo Rockets vs. Miami (OH) RedHawks 10/21/23 Betting Picks
Based on recent trends and team performances, this is a game that could swing either way. Both teams possess the firepower to win, but given the RedHawks’ recent form and home advantage, they seem slightly better positioned.
However, considering the Rockets’ offensive strength, prop bets on individual player performances might provide more value. The over/under odds also present an interesting choice, given both teams’ offensive records. All said, this matchup promises to be an enthralling contest, and for those looking for exclusive premium matchup insights, it’s worth noting the individual strengths and vulnerabilities of each team.
Free Pick and Prediction: Miami (OH) RedHawks 28, Toledo Rockets 27.