Air Force at Navy College Football Picks & Parlay 10/7/2017
Saturday, October 7, 2017
Jack Stephens Field at Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium
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Jack Stephens Field at Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium is the venue for the game between the Air Force Falcons and the Navy Midshipmen on Saturday, October 7, 2017. The opening line for this matchup has Navy as 10 point favorites. The total has been set at 56.5. The Midshipmen are 3-1-0 against the spread and their over/under mark is 1-3-0. The Falcons are 2-2-0 ATS and their over/under record is 3-1-0.
Valuable Air Force Falcons Betting Trends
The Air Force Falcons are 3-1-0 against the over/under
The Air Force Falcons are 2-2-0 against the spread
Important Navy Midshipmen Betting Trends
The Navy Midshipmen are 1-3-0 against the over/under
The Navy Midshipmen are 3-1-0 against the spread
Key Air Force Falcons Injuries
10/01/17 DB Garrett Kauppila Undisclosed "?" Saturday vs. Navy
10/01/17 LB Matt Evans Shoulder "?" Saturday vs. Navy
09/26/17 DL Cody Moorhead Knee out for season
Key Navy Midshipmen Injuries
10/01/17 RB Darryl Bonner Leg "?" Saturday vs. Air Force
10/01/17 RB Tre Walker Lower Body "?" Saturday vs. Air Force
09/16/17 FB Joshua Walker Knee out indefinitely
09/09/17 P Erik Harris Suspension out indefinitely
Useful Offensive Statistics
The Air Force Falcons have run for 1,083 yards as a unit, which ranks 21st in the nation. They've run 239 times, averaging 4.5 yards per rush as a unit. The Falcons have been penalized on offense 15 times for 149 yards so far this year, which has them 126th in the country in penalties. They are 63rd in Division 1 in points scored with 137. They have run 286 plays this year for 1,528 yards, which ranks them 124th in the nation in total offense. The Falcons average 5.3 yards per play, which is 90th in college football. As a team they have accumulated a total of 87 1st downs this season, ranking them 82nd overall as an offensive unit. Arion Worthman has completed 10 throws while attempting 24 passes for a completion percentage of 41.7%. He has passed for 238 yards this year. He averages 10.5 adjusted yards per throw and 9.9 yards per pass attempt. His quarterback rating this season is 157.9.
The Falcons rush defense has given up 152 attempts for 795 yards this season, putting them in 88th place in the country against the run. They have had 16 penalties for 157 yards on defense this year. That places them 11th in Division 1. Air Force is 63rd in college football in points surrendered on defense with 113. They have given up a total of 1,330 yards on D, which is 25th in the nation. The Falcons are 99th in yards per play allowed with 6.1. Opponent offenses have completed 38 throws on 67 attempts against the Air Force Falcons defense this season, ranking them 2nd and 1st in the country. The Air Force pass defense has also surrendered a total of 535 yards in the air, which is 3rd overall in total pass defense.
Special Teams Stats
The Air Force Falcons have tried 5 field goals this year and made 4, which is 67th in college football. Their kickers have a field goal percentage of 80%. Air Force Falcons kickers have made 94% of their extra points, going 15 for 16 this season. Their punters have accumulated 792 yards on 18 punts, averaging 44 yards per punt. That ranks them 31st in the NCAA in punting average. Air Force is 87th in the country in punt returns with 5. They've totaled 24 punt return yards and average 4.8 yards per return, which is 83rd in D-1. They have returned 7 kicks for 104 yards on special teams, which puts them 123rd in kick return yardage. The Falcons average 15 yards per kick return and they are 116th in the nation in all-purpose yards with 1,656.
Useful Offensive Statistics
The Midshipmen are 61st in Division 1 in points scored with 138. They have run 287 plays this season for 1,988 yards, which ranks them 126th in the nation in total offense. The Navy Midshipmen average 6.9 yards per play, which is 16th in college football. As a team they have accumulated a total of 93 1st downs this year, placing them 67th overall as an offensive unit. On the ground Navy has run for 1,603 yards as a team, which ranks 2nd in the country. They've run 258 times, averaging 6.2 yards per carry as a rushing unit. The Midshipmen have been penalized on offense 15 times for 153 yards so far this season, which has them 127th in the nation in penalties. Zach Abey has thrown for 295 yards this season. He has completed 9 passes on 25 attempts for a completion percentage of 36%. His quarterback rating this year is 158.7. He averages 11.8 yards per pass attempt and 10.6 adjusted yards per throw.
Navy is 41st in the nation in points allowed on defense with 93. They have surrendered a total of 1,385 yards on D, which is 31st in Division 1. The Midshipmen are ranked 85th in yards per play allowed with 5.7. Opposing offenses have completed 69 passes on 110 attempts against the Navy defense this season, placing them 30th and 16th in the country. The Navy Midshipmen pass defense has also given up a total of 853 yards through the air, which is 42nd overall in total pass defense. Their rushing defense has allowed 131 attempts for 532 yards this year, putting them in 35th place in D-1 against the run. The Midshipmen have committed 22 penalties for 161 yards on the defensive side of the ball this season. That ranks them 14th in the nation.
Special Teams Stats
Navy is ranked 78th in the nation in punt returns with 6. They've accumulated 37 punt return yards and average 6.2 yards per return, which is 69th in college football. They have returned 11 kicks for 201 yards on special teams, ranking 89th in kick return yardage. The Navy Midshipmen average 18 yards per kick return and they are 61st in the country in all-purpose yards with 2,226. The Midshipmen have attempted 4 field goals this season and made 1, which is 121st in D-1. Their kickers have a field goal percentage of 25%. Navy kickers have made 100% of their extra points, going 19 for 19 this year. Their punters have totaled 540 yards on 14 punts, averaging 39 yards per punt. That places them 112th in Division 1 in punting average.
So what is Tonights Parlay prediction?
Parlays Pundit's Pick: Take the Midshipmen -10 and over 56.5 total points
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