Colorado State Rams (3-5) vs. Wyoming Cowboys (5-3)
Colorado State Rams vs. Wyoming Cowboys 11/3/23 – As the NCAAF heads into Week 10, a showdown awaits at the War Memorial Stadium when the Colorado State Rams take on the Wyoming Cowboys. The Rams are attempting to regain traction after their 3-5 start, while the Cowboys ride with confidence from their 5-3 record. As fans gear up for this battle, top NCAAF free picks point to an intriguing contest on Friday.
The Colorado State Rams have had mixed performances this season. Brayden Fowler-Nicolosi, with a solid completion percentage of 63.6% and 2476 passing yards, has led the Rams’ offense. Still, it’s the contributions of players like Vann Schield and Tory Horton that have been vital. Schield, the running back, has managed 289 rushing yards with a commendable 4.3 yards per rush attempt. Meanwhile, Horton, the wide receiver, boasts 790 receiving yards, averaging 11.3 yards per reception.
On the opposite sideline, the Wyoming Cowboys have put on impressive displays this season, and a significant part of their success can be attributed to players like Harrison Waylee and Wyatt Wieland. Waylee has demonstrated exceptional agility with 558 rushing yards, averaging a noteworthy 6.6 yards per attempt. Wieland, though not the most prominent receiver in terms of yardage, has been a reliable target, especially in the red zone with 4 receiving touchdowns.
Colorado State Rams vs. Wyoming Cowboys 11/3/23 Game Info
|When:||Friday, November 3, 2023 at 8:00 PM ET|
|Where:||War Memorial Stadium|
Brayden Fowler-Nicolosi QB vs. Andrew Peasley QB
Brayden Fowler-Nicolosi, the eminent quarterback for the Colorado State Rams, has demonstrated remarkable consistency and skill this season. Accumulating a notable 2,476 passing yards complemented by 16 touchdowns, his metrics reflect a blend of precision and efficacy. A completion percentage of 63.6% further accentuates his capability to execute crucial plays. Nevertheless, the 11 interceptions recorded against him signify occasional lapses in judgment, necessitating vigilance in future engagements. Analyzing his gameplay reveals a meticulous approach, emphasizing swift and informed decision-making. His resilience, especially when confronted by 10 sacks this season, underscores a fortitude that is quintessential for leadership roles on the field.
In contrast, Wyoming Cowboys’ Andrew Peasley, while possessing slightly modest passing yards at 1,055, showcases an admirable equilibrium between assertiveness and caution. His tally of 13 touchdown passes juxtaposed with a trifling 3 interceptions suggests a penchant for safeguarded aggression. With a completion rate of 58%, Peasley’s tactical acumen is evident not just in raw numbers but in his on-field maneuverability. His adeptness in navigating challenging situations, as evident from the 13 sacks he’s contended with, indicates a robustness in character. His composed demeanor under duress ensures he remains an indispensable asset for the Cowboys.
NCAAF Odds/Point Spread: Wyoming Cowboys -400, Total Odds: 44.5
The odds seem to be in favor of the Wyoming Cowboys, indicated by the -400 moneyline. With a total of 44.5, bettors are encouraged to review both team’s offensive capabilities and recent trends before placing their bets.
Colorado State Rams Betting Trends
Colorado State’s recent form has seen them go 8-3 ATS in their last 11 games. The team seems to have an affinity for high-scoring matches, with totals going over in 5 of their last 7 games. However, their overall record paints a contrasting picture, with a 6-14 SU in their last 20 games. Against Wyoming, the Rams have a concerning 1-6 SU in their last 7 encounters.
Wyoming Cowboys Betting Trends
The Cowboys have been dominant, especially at home, recording a 5-0 SU in their last 5 home games. Their trend against Mountain West conference teams and the Mountain Division is notable, with a 6 of 9 unders against the former and an 8-3 ATS record against the latter. Their performance in November games and week 10 games solidifies their pedigree, with 14 of the last 20 games going under in November and a 4-1 SU in their last 5 week 10 games.
Colorado State Rams vs. Wyoming Cowboys 11/3/23 Betting Picks
Analyzing the trends, Wyoming Cowboys, with their stronger home record and commendable stats against Mountain West teams, seem the likely favorite. Their performance in November and week 10 games further boosts their credentials.
For bettors, while the Cowboys look the favorable pick, Colorado State’s recent ATS record and their penchant for high-scoring games make the over 44.5 a tempting proposition. Always remember to gamble responsibly and trust the handicapper’s favorite picks.
Free Pick and Prediction: Wyoming Cowboys 27, Colorado State Rams 17