Baylor at Oklahoma Free College Football Picks & Odds
by Josh Schonwald - 11/4/2014
Saturday, November 8, 2014
Gaylord Family Oklahoma Memorial Stadium in Norman
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The #10 Baylor Bears (7-1) will go up against the #16 Oklahoma Sooners (6-2) on Saturday afternoon in a game between two of the best offenses in the country. Baylor was able to blow out Oklahoma last season by the score of 41-12.
Baylor scored 39 first-half points against Kansas last Saturday and easily beat them 60-14 on their home field. They rushed for 326 yards in that win and they were 11-for-18 on their third down chances.
The Bears are the number one scoring team in the country right now by averaging over 50 points per game. Senior quarterback Bryce Petty has been great for the Bears this season by throwing for 2,034 yards with 20 touchdowns and only three interceptions. Running back Shock Linwood has rushed for 777 yards in eight games and has 10 touchdowns.
Last Saturday, Oklahoma moved the ball with ease against Iowa State and ended up with a 59-14 road victory. They did have three turnovers in that game, but they made up for it by gaining 751 yards.
Oklahoma has been able to score 41.5 points per game against their opponents while only giving up 21.8 points per game. Wide receiver Sterling Shepard has caught 50 passes this season for 767 yards and 11 touchdowns. Running back Samaje Perine has been one of the top freshmen in the country by rushing for 767 yards and 11 scores.
Baylor Bears Betting Trends
Baylor Bears are 5-2-1 Against the Spread
Baylor Bears are 4-3-0 against the Over/Under
Oklahoma Sooners Betting Trends
Oklahoma Sooners are 4-4-0 Against the Spread
Oklahoma Sooners are 7-1-0 against the Over/Under
Injuries to Watch
10/19/14 OL Troy Baker Knee out for season
10/17/14 OG Desmine Hilliard Wrist out for season
10/06/14 DE Jamal Palmer Knee out for season
11/02/14 WR Sterling Shepard Leg injured last game, "?" Saturday vs. Baylor
10/30/14 WR Dannon Cavil Personal has left team
10/02/14 DL Quincy Russell Disciplinary has been dismissed
08/28/14 Backup QB Baker Mayfield Eligibility out for season
08/26/14 WR Dorial Green-Beckham Eligibility out for season
08/21/14 LB Frank Shannon Suspension out for season
08/02/14 RB Joe Mixon Suspension out for season
Josh's Pick: Take Baylor
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