Navy Midshipmen vs Air Force Falcons Prediction, 10/3/2020 College Football Pick, Tips and Odds
Game: Navy Midshipmen vs Air Force Falcons
Date: Saturday, October 3, 2020
Location: Falcon Stadium
TV: CBS Sports
Odds/Point Spread: Navy (-7)
Dalen Morris and the Navy Midshipmen (1-1) are headed to Falcon Stadium on Saturday where they'll meet the Air Force Falcons. The odds on this contest have Navy as 7-point favorites. The O/U is set at 48.
The last time they played, the Navy Midshipmen took the field against the Tulane Green Wave and were on the winning end of this game by a score of 27-24. Dalen Morris went 6/11 with 139 yards via the pass and tossed 1 TD. He ended the game with no interceptions. Jamale Carothers paced the team in rushing for that game. He had a long run of 48 yards but wasn't able to convert a rushing touchdown. He rushed for a total of 127 yards by way of 25 carries which gave him an average of 5.1 yards per carry. Mychal Cooper was the receiving yardage leader with a total of 71 yards on 3 receptions. He notched an average of 23.7 yards per reception for that game.
Concerning scoring points, the Navy Midshipmen are averaging 15 points per game. As a team they have an average of 162 yards rushing ranking them 38th in Division 1. The Midshipmen have earned 500 total yards for the season. In terms of notching touchdowns, Navy has compiled 1 touchdown through the air and 2 touchdowns via the ground. In terms of passing yards, the Midshipmen have allowed 387 yards which puts them in 43rd in the nation. Over the course of this year, they are granting 476.5 yards/game putting them at 68th in D-1. The Midshipmen sit in 72nd in D-1 when it comes to the opposition scoring, conceding 39.5 points per game. They are allowing 6.1 yards per tote and 283 rushing yards per contest so far this year. During their 2 games, they have surrendered 193.5 yards per game via the pass as well as giving up a completion percentage of 55.3%. Overall, they have conceded 566 yards via the running game in 2 contests.
Dalen Morris has connected on 15 of his attempted career 155 passes for a completion percentage of 9.7%. He is averaging 19.4 yards per outing. For his college career, Morris has thrown for a total of 155 yards with 1 touchdown and 0 interceptions. Over the course of his time in college, he has attempted running the ball 25 times totaling 45 yards.
In their last game of 2019, the Air Force Falcons went up against the Washington State Cougars and ended up getting the win by a score of 31-21. Kadin Remsberg led the team in rushing in this outing. He tore off a long run of 22 yards and he tallied 1 TD in this contest. He racked up a total of 178 yards by way of 26 carries which meant he averaged 6.8 yards per carry. Benjamin Waters was the receiving yardage leader with a tally of 12 yards on 2 receptions. He notched an average of 6.0 yards per reception in this outing. Donald Hammond III went 4/12 with 30 yards by way of the pass but didn't get a passing TD in this game. He walked away with 1 interception for the game.
In relation to this team's ability to score points, the Falcons were 29th in the nation maintaining an average of 34.1 points per outing. Last season, the Falcons racked up 1,602 passing yards in addition to averaging 123.2 passing yards per outing, ranking them 70th in D-1. They had an average of 299.0 yards per game via the ground game and toted the ball for 3,887 yards for last year. The Air Force Falcons maintained an average of 422.2 yards/outing ranking them 32nd in the country. Air Force surrendered a total of 1,307 rushing yards (100.5 yards/game) and 10 touchdowns by way of the ground game last year. Last season, they conceded 257 total points. They allowed the opposition 21 touchdowns through the air in addition to 219.1 yards per game, ranking them 39th in D-1. The Falcons surrendered 19.8 points per game, which had them sitting 32nd in D-1.
Key Navy Midshipmen Injuries
No key injuries to report
Key Air Force Falcons Injuries
09/27/20 QB Donald Hammond III Eligibility is out indefinitely
Who will win tonight's Midshipmen/Falcons college football game against the spread?
Guy's Pick: Take the Midshipmen -7
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