Free Week 8 Prediction: Orange vs Hurricanes Odds
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College Football Handicapping: Week 8
(4-3) Syracuse Orange vs. Miami Hurricanes (5-0)
Date: Saturday, October 21st
Time: 3:30 pm EST
Venue: Hard Rock Stadium, Miami, Florida
NCAA Football Spread: Miami -17
NCAA Betting Total: 59
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The Syracuse Orange travel to face the Miami Hurricanes in what should be an exciting ACC matchup this weekend. The Orange are 2-1 and the Hurricanes are 3-0 in conference play this year.
The last time these teams met each other was 2003. The Hurricanes lead the all time series. They are 15-7 against the Orange and have won five straight against Syracuse from 99-03.
The Syracuse Orange are going to be fresh this week. They are coming off an extra days rest. The Orange beat the defending champion Clemson Tigers last week, 27-24.
The Orange offense was legit in last weeks win. Syracuse generated 440 yards of total offense against one of the best teams in the country. Quarterback Eric Dungey paced the Orange with 278 yards passing and three touchdowns.
Defensively, the Orange held Clemson to 317 total yards. A lot had to do with the Tigers losing starting quarterback Kelly Bryant. He was knocked out in the first half, leading to the Orange win.
The Miami Hurricanes are undefeated this season and ranked in the top ten. The Canes squeaked by Florida State two weeks ago, 24-20. Then found a way to win last week beating Georgia Tech, 25-24
The Miami offense played well last week. Quarterback Malik Rosier was 23 of 37 for 297 yards and one touchdown in the win. The offense racked up 481 total yards.
Th Hurricane defense has been good all year, and played well against Georgia Tech last week. Miami held the Yellow Jackets to 281 total yards last week. If they duplicate last weeks performance, the Hurricanes should stay undefeated.
NCAA Football Handicapping Trends
- Under is 9-1 in SYR last 10 conference games.
- Under is 8-2 in SYR last 10 games as an underdog
- Under is 16-5 in SYR last 21 games overall.
- MIA are 8-2 ATS in their last 10 games overall.
- MIA are 7-2 ATS in their last 9 games on grass.
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This game should be a lot closer than the spread predicts it to be. If Syracuse can shake off the all the praise from beating Clemson, Miami will be in for a battle at home.
4* Free NCAA Betting Pick: Syracuse +17.
Syracuse needs to get their star receivers involved early. Ervin Phillips and Steve Ishmael are two of the most explosive wide outs in the country. If they get going, Syracuse has a chance at the upset.
Miami should win this game, but better not under estimate the talented Syracuse offense. Look for the Hurricanes defense to overpower the Orange offensive line for the win. Take Syracuse plus the points this week.
Week 8 Free Score Prediction: Syracuse 31 – Miami 24
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