Louisiana Lafayette at South Alabama College Football Picks & Parlay 11/4/2017
Saturday, November 4, 2017
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The Louisiana Lafayette Ragin' Cajuns travel to Ladd-Peebles Stadium to take on the South Alabama Jaguars on Saturday, November 4, 2017. The opening line for this game has South Alabama as 2.5 point favorites. The Ragin' Cajuns have an ATS record of 2-5-0 while their over/under record is 4-3-0. The Jaguars have an over/under record of 2-6-0 and they are 4-4-0 against the spread.
Valuable Louisiana Lafayette Ragin' Cajuns Betting Trends
The Louisiana Lafayette Ragin' Cajuns are 4-3-0 against the over/under
The Louisiana Lafayette Ragin' Cajuns are 2-5-0 against the spread
Important South Alabama Jaguars Betting Trends
The South Alabama Jaguars are 2-6-0 against the over/under
The South Alabama Jaguars are 4-4-0 against the spread
Key Louisiana Lafayette Ragin' Cajuns Injuries
10/29/17 QB Andre Nunez Head is "?" Saturday vs. South Alabama
10/29/17 LB Chaiziere Malbrue Head is "?" Saturday vs. South Alabama
10/29/17 OL D'Aquin Withrow Back is "?" Saturday vs. South Alabama
10/29/17 DB Denarius Howard Hamstring is "?" Saturday vs. South Alabama
10/29/17 QB Jordan Davis Knee is probable Saturday vs. South Alabama
10/29/17 WR Ryheem Malone Head is "?" Saturday vs. South Alabama
10/29/17 DB Travis Crawford Leg is "?" Saturday vs. South Alabama
10/10/17 RB Elijah Mitchell Foot out for season
10/03/17 DL Zi'Yon Hill Knee out for season
09/11/17 LB Tanner Holmes Retired has left team
08/29/17 LB Ferrod Gardner Foot out for season
Key South Alabama Jaguars Injuries
10/29/17 S Malcolm Buggs Groin is "?" Saturday vs. UL Lafayette
10/29/17 S Neiko Robinson Foot is "?" Saturday vs. UL Lafayette
10/10/17 OL Tyler Grimsley Knee out for season
09/20/17 CB Bobby Flott Knee out for season
09/18/17 CB Gus Nave Knee out indefinitely
08/26/17 WR Jalen Tolbert Knee out for season
08/16/17 CB Jalen Thompson Academics out for season
Useful Offensive Statistics
The Louisiana Lafayette Ragin' Cajuns are 82nd in Division 1 in points scored with 212. They have run 506 plays this season for 2,728 yards, which ranks them 86th in the nation in total offense. The Ragin' Cajuns average 5.4 yards per play, which is 81st in college football. As a team they have accumulated a total of 150 1st downs this year, placing them 100th overall as an offensive unit. On the ground Louisiana Lafayette has run for 1,122 yards as a team, which ranks 92nd in the country. They've run 271 times, averaging 4.1 yards per carry as a rushing unit. The Ragin' Cajuns have been penalized on offense 37 times for 280 yards so far this season, which has them 109th in the nation in penalties. Andre Nunez has thrown for 783 yards this season. He has completed 61 passes on 99 attempts for a completion percentage of 61.6%. His quarterback rating this year is 137.3. He averages 7.9 yards per pass attempt and 7.8 adjusted yards per throw.
Louisiana Lafayette is 108th in the nation in points allowed on defense with 285. They have surrendered a total of 3,431 yards on D, which is 88th in Division 1. The Ragin' Cajuns are ranked 106th in yards per play allowed with 6.3. Opposing offenses have completed 129 passes on 205 attempts against the Louisiana Lafayette Ragin' Cajuns defense this season, placing them 31st and 11th in the country. The Louisiana Lafayette pass defense has also given up a total of 1,735 yards through the air, which is 63rd overall in total pass defense. Their rushing defense has allowed 336 attempts for 1,696 yards this year, putting them in 109th place in D-1 against the run. The Ragin' Cajuns have committed 40 penalties for 347 yards on the defensive side of the ball this season. That ranks them 34th in the nation.
Special Teams Stats
Louisiana Lafayette is ranked 74th in the nation in punt returns with 11. They've accumulated 139 punt return yards and average 12.6 yards per return, which is 16th in college football. They have returned 25 kicks for 612 yards on special teams, ranking 21st in kick return yardage. The Ragin' Cajuns average 25 yards per kick return and they are 99th in the country in all-purpose yards with 3,479. The Louisiana Lafayette Ragin' Cajuns have attempted 7 field goals this season and made 4, which is 116th in D-1. Their kickers have a field goal percentage of 57%. Louisiana Lafayette Ragin' Cajuns kickers have made 86% of their extra points, going 24 for 28 this year. Their punters have totaled 1,744 yards on 42 punts, averaging 42 yards per punt. That places them 74th in Division 1 in punting average.
Useful Offensive Statistics
The Jaguars have run for 1,032 yards as a team, which ranks 100th in the nation. They've run 275 times, averaging 3.8 yards per rush as a unit. The Jaguars have been penalized on offense 52 times for 486 yards so far this year, which has them 57th in the country in penalties. They are 104th in Division 1 in points scored with 183. They have run 515 plays this year for 2,756 yards, which ranks them 79th in the nation in total offense. The South Alabama Jaguars average 5.4 yards per play, which is 85th in college football. As a team they have accumulated a total of 141 1st downs this season, ranking them 113th overall as an offensive unit. Dallas Davis has completed 87 throws while attempting 151 passes for a completion percentage of 57.6%. He has passed for 1,221 yards this year. He averages 7.7 adjusted yards per throw and 8.1 yards per pass attempt. His quarterback rating this season is 136.4.
The South Alabama Jaguars rush defense has given up 255 attempts for 1,102 yards this season, putting them in 38th place in the country against the run. They have had 40 penalties for 289 yards on defense this year. That places them 8th in Division 1. South Alabama is 63rd in college football in points surrendered on defense with 206. They have given up a total of 3,206 yards on D, which is 77th in the nation. The Jaguars are 97th in yards per play allowed with 6. Opponent offenses have completed 175 throws on 283 attempts against the South Alabama defense this season, ranking them 115th and 105th in the country. The South Alabama Jaguars pass defense has also surrendered a total of 2,104 yards in the air, which is 101st overall in total pass defense.
Special Teams Stats
The South Alabama Jaguars have tried 17 field goals this year and made 14, which is 15th in college football. Their kickers have a field goal percentage of 82%. South Alabama kickers have made 95% of their extra points, going 19 for 20 this season. Their punters have accumulated 1,906 yards on 42 punts, averaging 45 yards per punt. That ranks them 12th in the NCAA in punting average. South Alabama is 114th in the country in punt returns with 7. They've totaled 38 punt return yards and average 5.4 yards per return, which is 90th in D-1. They have returned 18 kicks for 330 yards on special teams, which puts them 113th in kick return yardage. The Jaguars average 18 yards per kick return and they are 116th in the nation in all-purpose yards with 3,125.
So what is Tonights Parlay prediction?
Parlays Pundit's Pick: Take the Ragin' Cajuns +2.5 and under 56 total points
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