Free Week 9 Prediction: Falcons vs Rams Odds
Looking for Air Force Falcons vs. Colorado State Rams free picks? Week 9 betting sees the Falcons taking on the Rams Saturday October 28th at Hughes Stadium in Fort Collins, Colorado. Cappers Picks provides complimentary handicapping picks all NCAA football season long so stay tuned for more FREE college football predictions like this free pick.
College Football Handicapping: Week 9
Date: Saturday, October 28th
Time: 3:00 pm EST
Venue: Hughes Stadium, Fort Collins, Colorado
NCAA Football Spread: Colorado State -10.5
NCAA Betting Total: 68
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The Air Force Falcons and Colorado State Rams take the field on Saturday, for what should be an entertaining instate rivalry game. The Falcons are 2-2 and the Rams are 4-0 in Mountain West Conference play this season.
The last time the Falcons and Rams faced each other was last season. Air Force got the win, 49-46 at home. This year the game will be at Colorado State, where the Rams are 3-1 this year.
Air Force Falcons
The Air Force Falcons are playing out the rest of the season in hopes to make a bowl game. Currently one game under .500 overall, every game counts. The Falcons have won two straight.
Air Force narrowly defeated the Nevada Wolf Pack, 45-42 last week. The Falcons didn’t disappoint offensively. They totaled 591 yards of offense in the win. Almost all the yards came from the Air Force rushing attack, totally 550 for the game.
The defense was not so hot. Surrendering over 420 yards of offense against a low level Nevada team. The Falcons could be in trouble on the road if they play as bad as they did last week defensively.
Colorado State Rams
The Colorado State Rams are undefeated in Mountain West play this year. With their eyes on a Mountain West title and a major bowl birth, the Rams need to win out.
Colorado State has won four in a row, all against Mountain West opponents. The Rams most recently beat New Mexico, 27-24 in New Mexico. Colorado State quarterback Nick Stevens paced the Rams with 231 yards and two touchdowns in the win.
The defense allowed 450 total yards against the Lobos. Most of the yards gained came in the run game, as the Rams allowed 330 yards rushing. The Colorado State defense better be prepared for a shootout against the Falcons rushing attack.
NCAA Football Handicapping Trends
- AFA are 1-10 ATS in their last 11 conference games.
- Over is 21-8 in AFA last 29 games overall.
- AFA are 14-6 ATS vs. a team with a winning record.
- CSU are 9-2 ATS in their last 11 conference games.
- CSU are 14-6 ATS in their last 20 games overall.
Free Week 9 NCAA Football Pick
Last seasons game combined for 87 points. Expect a ton of offense again in this years matchup. The Falcons are averaging over 460 yards and the Rams are averaging over 500 yards per game offensively.
4* Free NCAA Betting Pick: Air Force +10.5.
With both teams sporting dynamic offense, the Falcons we be relying heavily on their rushing attack to win this matchup. The Falcons are averaging 341 yards rushing per game this season.
The Rams mix it up a lot on offense, but may run into issues against a stubborn Falcons secondary, that is allowing 147 yards per game. Nick Stevens and the Rams will get the win, but won’t cover.
Week 9 Free Score Prediction: Air Force 38 – Colorado State 41
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