Georgia at LSU College Football Picks and Predictions 10/13/2018
Saturday, October 13, 2018
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Tiger Stadium is the venue for the game between the Georgia Bulldogs and the LSU Tigers on Saturday, October 13, 2018. The opening line for this matchup has Georgia as 7 point favorites. The Tigers are 3-3-0 against the spread and their over/under mark is 4-2-0. The Bulldogs are 3-3-0 ATS and their over/under record is 2-4-0.
Valuable Georgia Bulldogs Betting Trends
The Georgia Bulldogs are 2-4-0 against the over/under
The Georgia Bulldogs are 3-3-0 against the spread
Important LSU Tigers Betting Trends
The LSU Tigers are 4-2-0 against the over/under
The LSU Tigers are 3-3-0 against the spread
Key Georgia Bulldogs Injuries
09/30/18 WR Tyler Simmons Shoulder is questionable Saturday vs Vanderbilt
09/24/18 OL Ben Cleveland Fibula is out indefinitely
08/19/18 RB Zamir White ACL is out for season
Key LSU Tigers Injuries
10/04/18 LB Jacob Phillips Undisclosed is questionable Saturday vs Florida
10/02/18 C Lloyd Cushenberry III Ankle is upgraded to probable Saturday vs Florida
10/01/18 OL Saahdiq Charles Undisclosed is upgraded to probable Saturday vs Florida
09/30/18 S Ed Paris Undisclosed is questionable Saturday vs Florida
09/30/18 LB Rahssan Thornton Undisclosed is questionable Saturday vs Florida
09/30/18 TE Thaddeus Moss Leg is questionable Saturday vs Florida
09/25/18 G Garrett Brumfield Knee is out indefinitely
09/04/18 LB K'Lavon Chaisson Leg is out for season
08/18/18 WR Drake Davis Legal problems is out indefinitely
08/08/18 LB Tyler Taylor Suspension is out indefinitely
08/04/18 OL Ed Ingram Suspension is out indefinitely
Useful Offensive Statistics
The Georgia Bulldogs have run for 1,471 yards as a unit, which ranks 7th in the nation. They've run 244 times, averaging 6 yards per rush as a unit. The Bulldogs have been penalized on offense 40 times for 362 yards so far this year, which has them 37th in the country in penalties. They are 8th in Division 1 in points scored with 257. They have run 389 plays this year for 2,911 yards, which ranks them 43rd in the nation in total offense. The Bulldogs average 7.5 yards per play, which is 7th in college football. As a team they have accumulated a total of 146 1st downs this season, ranking them 15th overall as an offensive unit. Jake Fromm has completed 83 throws while attempting 114 passes for a completion percentage of 72.8%. He has passed for 1,200 yards this year. He averages 11.8 adjusted yards per throw and 10.5 yards per pass attempt. His quarterback rating this season is 192.5.
The Bulldogs rush defense has given up 178 attempts for 679 yards this season, putting them in 34th place in the country against the run. They have had 28 penalties for 214 yards on defense this year. That places them 15th in Division 1. Georgia is 5th in college football in points surrendered on defense with 78. They have given up a total of 1,699 yards on D, which is 21st in the nation. The Bulldogs are 9th in yards per play allowed with 4.5. Opponent offenses have completed 116 throws on 198 attempts against the Georgia Bulldogs defense this season, ranking them 90th and 99th in the country. The Georgia pass defense has also surrendered a total of 1,020 yards in the air, which is 31st overall in total pass defense.
Special Teams Stats
The Georgia Bulldogs have tried 11 field goals this year and made 9, which is 14th in college football. Their kickers have a field goal percentage of 82%. Georgia Bulldogs kickers have made 100% of their extra points, going 32 for 32 this season. Their punters have accumulated 793 yards on 18 punts, averaging 44 yards per punt. That ranks them 27th in the NCAA in punting average. Georgia is 26th in the country in punt returns with 12. They've totaled 194 punt return yards and average 16.2 yards per return, which is 22nd in D-1. They have returned 5 kicks for 121 yards on special teams, which puts them 115th in kick return yardage. The Bulldogs average 24 yards per kick return and they are 20th in the nation in all-purpose yards with 3,226.
Useful Offensive Statistics
The Tigers are 46th in Division 1 in points scored with 188. They have run 419 plays this season for 2,354 yards, which ranks them 85th in the nation in total offense. The LSU Tigers average 5.6 yards per play, which is 80th in college football. As a team they have accumulated a total of 131 1st downs this year, placing them 39th overall as an offensive unit. On the ground LSU has run for 1,140 yards as a team, which ranks 41st in the country. They've run 253 times, averaging 4.5 yards per carry as a rushing unit. The Tigers have been penalized on offense 39 times for 397 yards so far this season, which has them 53rd in the nation in penalties. Joe Burrow has thrown for 1,214 yards this season. He has completed 89 passes on 165 attempts for a completion percentage of 53.9%. His quarterback rating this year is 125.3. He averages 7.4 yards per pass attempt and 7.5 adjusted yards per throw.
LSU is 26th in the nation in points allowed on defense with 102. They have surrendered a total of 2,060 yards on D, which is 61st in Division 1. The Tigers are ranked 23rd in yards per play allowed with 4.8. Opposing offenses have completed 113 passes on 213 attempts against the LSU defense this season, placing them 87th and 117th in the country. The LSU Tigers pass defense has also given up a total of 1,330 yards through the air, which is 77th overall in total pass defense. Their rushing defense has allowed 214 attempts for 730 yards this year, putting them in 39th place in D-1 against the run. The Tigers have committed 63 penalties for 572 yards on the defensive side of the ball this season. That ranks them 128th in the nation.
Special Teams Stats
LSU is ranked 68th in the nation in punt returns with 9. They've accumulated 93 punt return yards and average 10.3 yards per return, which is 50th in college football. They have returned 7 kicks for 140 yards on special teams, ranking 109th in kick return yardage. The LSU Tigers average 20 yards per kick return and they are 70th in the country in all-purpose yards with 2,587. The Tigers have attempted 14 field goals this season and made 12, which is 5th in D-1. Their kickers have a field goal percentage of 86%. LSU kickers have made 100% of their extra points, going 20 for 20 this year. Their punters have totaled 1,381 yards on 31 punts, averaging 45 yards per punt. That places them 23rd in Division 1 in punting average.
Who will win tonight's Bulldogs/Tigers college football game against the spread?
Tony's Pick: Take the Bulldogs -7
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