Oregon State at Stanford Free College Football Picks & Odds
by Tony Sink - 10/22/2014
Saturday, October 25, 2014
Stanford Stadium in Stanford
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The Oregon State Beavers (4-2) will go up against the Stanford Cardinal (4-3) in a Pac 12 matchup on Saturday afternoon. Last season, the Cardinal defeated the Beavers 20-12 on the road.
Oregon State played well defensively against Utah in their last game, but they still ended up losing 29-23 in double overtime. They only had 119 rushing yards in that loss and they were 4-for-17 on their third down chances.
The Beavers have had a problem moving the ball on the ground this season, averaging just 130 rushing yards per game. Running back Terron Ward has been Oregon State's best offensive player this season by rushing for 412 yards with six touchdowns and averaging five yards per carry.
Stanford wasn't able to score a touchdown until the third quarter in their game against Arizona State last weekend and ended up taking a 26-10 road loss. They rushed for just 76 yards in that game and they turned the ball over two times.
The Cardinal have the second-best defense in the country right now after giving up just 12.3 points per game through their first seven games. Quarterback Kevin Hogan has thrown for 1,537 yards this season with 11 touchdowns and just four picks, and he has also rushed for three touchdowns. Senior wide receiver Ty Montgomery has caught 43 passes this year for 441 yards and three scores.
Oregon State Beavers Betting Trends
Oregon State Beavers are 2-4-0 Against the Spread
Oregon State Beavers are 2-4-0 against the Over/Under
Stanford Cardinal Betting Trends
Stanford Cardinal are 3-4-0 Against the Spread
Stanford Cardinal are 0-6-0 against the Over/Under
Injuries to Watch
Oregon State Beavers
10/19/14 WR Richard Mullaney Elbow out indefinitely
10/19/14 FB Tyler Anderson Hamstring "?" Saturday vs. Stanford
10/01/14 DL Jalen Grimble Knee expected to miss 3-4 weeks
10/01/14 DL Noke Tago Leg out indefinitely
08/23/14 OL Will Hopkins Hand out indefinitely
08/21/14 OL Isaac Seumalo Foot out indefinitely
08/07/14 LB Darrell Songy Suspension out for season
10/19/14 WR Devon Cajuste Head "?" Saturday vs. Oregon State
10/19/14 -DB Ra'Chard Pippens Undisclosed "?" Saturday vs. Oregon State
10/17/14 DE Aziz Shittu Undisclosed out indefinitely
09/03/14 LB Joe Hemschoot Undisclosed out indefinitely
08/28/14 OL Brandon Fanaika Undisclosed out for season
08/28/14 LB Lane Veach Undisclosed out for season
08/28/14 C Thomas Oser Undisclosed out indefinitely
08/23/14 DL Ikenna Nwafor Undisclosed out for season
Tony's Pick: Take Stanford
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