LSU at Arkansas College Football Picks and Predictions 11/10/2018
Saturday, November 10, 2018
Donald W. Reynolds Razorback Stadium
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The LSU Tigers travel to Donald W. Reynolds Razorback Stadium to take on the Arkansas Razorbacks on Saturday, November 10, 2018. The opening line for this game has LSU as 16.5 point favorites. The Tigers have an ATS record of 5-4-0 while their over/under record is 5-4-0. The Razorbacks have an over/under record of 4-5-0 and they are 4-4-1 against the spread.
Valuable LSU Tigers Betting Trends
The LSU Tigers are 5-4-0 against the over/under
The LSU Tigers are 5-4-0 against the spread
Important Arkansas Razorbacks Betting Trends
The Arkansas Razorbacks are 4-5-0 against the over/under
The Arkansas Razorbacks are 4-4-1 against the spread
Key LSU Tigers Injuries
10/19/18 TE Thaddeus Moss Foot is out for season
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
Key Arkansas Razorbacks Injuries
No key injuries to report
Useful Offensive Statistics
The LSU Tigers are 82nd in Division 1 in points scored with 243. They have run 632 plays this season for 3,265 yards, which ranks them 103rd in the nation in total offense. The Tigers average 5.2 yards per play, which is 109th in college football. As a team they have accumulated a total of 181 1st downs this year, placing them 83rd overall as an offensive unit. On the ground LSU has run for 1,537 yards as a team, which ranks 64th in the country. They've run 373 times, averaging 4.1 yards per carry as a rushing unit. The Tigers have been penalized on offense 49 times for 484 yards so far this season, which has them 94th in the nation in penalties. Joe Burrow has thrown for 1,728 yards this season. He has completed 138 passes on 258 attempts for a completion percentage of 53.5%. His quarterback rating this year is 114.3. He averages 6.7 yards per pass attempt and 6.5 adjusted yards per throw.
LSU is 11th in the nation in points allowed on defense with 150. They have surrendered a total of 3,218 yards on D, which is 42nd in Division 1. The Tigers are ranked 40th in yards per play allowed with 5.1. Opposing offenses have completed 162 passes on 313 attempts against the LSU Tigers defense this season, placing them 56th and 105th in the country. The LSU pass defense has also given up a total of 1,893 yards through the air, which is 47th overall in total pass defense. Their rushing defense has allowed 318 attempts for 1,325 yards this year, putting them in 51st place in D-1 against the run. The Tigers have committed 78 penalties for 696 yards on the defensive side of the ball this season. That ranks them 123rd in the nation.
Special Teams Stats
LSU is ranked 107th in the nation in punt returns with 9. They've accumulated 93 punt return yards and average 10.3 yards per return, which is 49th in college football. They have returned 11 kicks for 246 yards on special teams, ranking 111th in kick return yardage. The Tigers average 22 yards per kick return and they are 111th in the country in all-purpose yards with 3,604. The LSU Tigers have attempted 24 field goals this season and made 21, which is 2nd in D-1. Their kickers have a field goal percentage of 88%. LSU Tigers kickers have made 100% of their extra points, going 24 for 24 this year. Their punters have totaled 2,239 yards on 51 punts, averaging 44 yards per punt. That places them 25th in Division 1 in punting average.
Useful Offensive Statistics
The Razorbacks have run for 1,583 yards as a team, which ranks 61st in the nation. They've run 347 times, averaging 4.6 yards per rush as a unit. The Razorbacks have been penalized on offense 50 times for 459 yards so far this year, which has them 86th in the country in penalties. They are 87th in Division 1 in points scored with 237. They have run 619 plays this year for 3,399 yards, which ranks them 93rd in the nation in total offense. The Arkansas Razorbacks average 5.5 yards per play, which is 82nd in college football. As a team they have accumulated a total of 176 1st downs this season, ranking them 89th overall as an offensive unit. Ty Storey has completed 104 throws while attempting 178 passes for a completion percentage of 58.4%. He has passed for 1,223 yards this year. He averages 6.1 adjusted yards per throw and 6.9 yards per pass attempt. His quarterback rating this season is 125.
The Arkansas Razorbacks rush defense has given up 343 attempts for 1,382 yards this season, putting them in 58th place in the country against the run. They have had 55 penalties for 454 yards on defense this year. That places them 35th in Division 1. Arkansas is 102nd in college football in points surrendered on defense with 303. They have given up a total of 3,716 yards on D, which is 80th in the nation. The Razorbacks are 91st in yards per play allowed with 6. Opponent offenses have completed 176 throws on 281 attempts against the Arkansas defense this season, ranking them 85th and 64th in the country. The Arkansas Razorbacks pass defense has also surrendered a total of 2,334 yards in the air, which is 103rd overall in total pass defense.
Special Teams Stats
The Arkansas Razorbacks have tried 20 field goals this year and made 16, which is 5th in college football. Their kickers have a field goal percentage of 80%. Arkansas kickers have made 100% of their extra points, going 27 for 27 this season. Their punters have accumulated 1,817 yards on 49 punts, averaging 37 yards per punt. That ranks them 124th in the NCAA in punting average. Arkansas is 123rd in the country in punt returns with 6. They've totaled 88 punt return yards and average 14.7 yards per return, which is 17th in D-1. They have returned 19 kicks for 397 yards on special teams, which puts them 72nd in kick return yardage. The Razorbacks average 21 yards per kick return and they are 96th in the nation in all-purpose yards with 3,884.
Who will win tonight's Tigers/Razorbacks college football game against the spread?
Josh's Pick: Take the Tigers -16.5
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