Miami at Toledo College Football Picks & Predictions 9/13/2018
Saturday, September 15, 2018
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The Miami Hurricanes travel to Glass Bowl to take on the Toledo Rockets on Saturday, September 15, 2018. The opening line for this game has Miami as 9.5 point favorites. The Hurricanes have an ATS record of 1-1-0 while their over/under record is 2-0-0. The Rockets have an over/under record of 1-0-0 and they are 1-0-0 against the spread.
Valuable Miami Hurricanes Betting Trends
The Miami Hurricanes are 2-0-0 against the over/under
The Miami Hurricanes are 1-1-0 against the spread
Important Toledo Rockets Betting Trends
The Toledo Rockets are 1-0-0 against the over/under
The Toledo Rockets are 1-0-0 against the spread
Key Miami Hurricanes Injuries
09/09/18 WR Ahmmon Richards Knee is questionable Saturday vs Toledo
09/09/18 LB De'Andre Wilder Neck is questionable Saturday vs Toledo
09/09/18 RB Deejay Dallas Shoulder is questionable Saturday vs Toledo
09/09/18 DL Demetrius Jackson Knee is questionable Saturday vs Toledo
08/15/18 OL George Brown Jr. Knee is out indefinitely
08/08/18 TE Michael Irvin II Knee is out indefinitely
Key Toledo Rockets Injuries
No key injuries to report
Useful Offensive Statistics
The Miami Hurricanes are 16th in Division 1 in points scored with 94. They have run 137 plays this season for 836 yards, which ranks them 52nd in the nation in total offense. The Hurricanes average 6.1 yards per play, which is 57th in college football. As a team they have accumulated a total of 38 1st downs this year, placing them 92nd overall as an offensive unit. On the ground Miami has run for 322 yards as a team, which ranks 77th in the country. They've run 71 times, averaging 4.5 yards per carry as a rushing unit. The Hurricanes have been penalized on offense 12 times for 100 yards so far this season, which has them 64th in the nation in penalties. Malik Rosier has thrown for 390 yards this season. He has completed 23 passes on 47 attempts for a completion percentage of 48.9%. His quarterback rating this year is 131.2. He averages 8.3 yards per pass attempt and 7.7 adjusted yards per throw.
Miami is 38th in the nation in points allowed on defense with 33. They have surrendered a total of 374 yards on D, which is 8th in Division 1. The Hurricanes are ranked 6th in yards per play allowed with 3.1. Opposing offenses have completed 17 passes on 36 attempts against the Miami Hurricanes defense this season, placing them 8th and 10th in the country. The Miami pass defense has also given up a total of 188 yards through the air, which is 10th overall in total pass defense. Their rushing defense has allowed 83 attempts for 186 yards this year, putting them in 30th place in D-1 against the run. The Hurricanes have committed 9 penalties for 90 yards on the defensive side of the ball this season. That ranks them 47th in the nation.
Special Teams Stats
Miami is ranked 55th in the nation in punt returns with 4. They've accumulated 131 punt return yards and average 32.8 yards per return, which is 6th in college football. They have returned 3 kicks for 76 yards on special teams, ranking 78th in kick return yardage. The Hurricanes average 25 yards per kick return and they are 51st in the country in all-purpose yards with 1,043. The Miami Hurricanes have attempted 2 field goals this season and made 1, which is 89th in D-1. Miami Hurricanes kickers have made 100% of their extra points, going 13 for 13 this year. Their punters have totaled 304 yards on 8 punts, averaging 38 yards per punt. That places them 99th in Division 1 in punting average.
Useful Offensive Statistics
The Rockets have run for 213 yards as a team, which ranks 113th in the nation. They've run 45 times, averaging 4.7 yards per rush as a unit. The Rockets have been penalized on offense 5 times for 50 yards so far this year, which has them 125th in the country in penalties. They are 62nd in Division 1 in points scored with 66. They have run 77 plays this year for 603 yards, which ranks them 92nd in the nation in total offense. The Toledo Rockets average 7.8 yards per play, which is 13th in college football. As a team they have accumulated a total of 30 1st downs this season, ranking them 119th overall as an offensive unit. Mitchell Guadagni has completed 11 throws while attempting 16 passes for a completion percentage of 68.8%. He has passed for 265 yards this year. He averages 20.3 adjusted yards per throw and 16.6 yards per pass attempt. His quarterback rating this season is 269.8.
The Toledo Rockets rush defense has given up 30 attempts for 48 yards this season, putting them in 2nd place in the country against the run. They have had 3 penalties for 11 yards on defense this year. That places them 1st in Division 1. Toledo is 1st in college football in points surrendered on defense with 3. They have given up a total of 222 yards on D, which is 3rd in the nation. The Rockets are 4th in yards per play allowed with 2.9. Opponent offenses have completed 29 throws on 47 attempts against the Toledo defense this season, ranking them 34th and 16th in the country. The Toledo Rockets pass defense has also surrendered a total of 174 yards in the air, which is 9th overall in total pass defense.
Special Teams Stats
Toledo kickers have made 100% of their extra points, going 9 for 9 this season. Their punters have accumulated 263 yards on 6 punts, averaging 44 yards per punt. That ranks them 35th in the NCAA in punting average. Toledo is 11th in the country in punt returns with 7. They've totaled 92 punt return yards and average 13.1 yards per return, which is 32nd in D-1. The Rockets average 17 yards per kick return and they are 115th in the nation in all-purpose yards with 712.
Who will win tonight's Hurricanes/Rockets college football game against the spread?
Tony's Pick: Take the Hurricanes -9.5
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