Tennessee Volunteers vs Arkansas Razorbacks Prediction, 11/7/2020 College Football Pick, Tips and Odds
Game: Tennessee Volunteers vs Arkansas Razorbacks
Date: Saturday, November 7, 2020
Location: Razorback Stadium
TV: SEC Network
Odds/Point Spread: Tennessee (-1)
Jarrett Guarantano and the Tennessee Volunteers (2-3) go to Razorback Stadium on Saturday where they'll meet the Arkansas Razorbacks (2-3). The odds on this game have Tennessee as 1-point favorites. The over/under has been set at 53.5.
In their last game, the Tennessee Volunteers faced the Alabama Crimson Tide and left there with a loss by a score of 48-17. Jarrett Guarantano went 13/24 with 162 yards by way of the pass and threw 2 touchdowns. He finished this contest without throwing a pick. Eric Gray paced the team on the ground in this game. He had a long run of 11 yards but he never crossed the endzone by way of the rush. He rushed for a total of 57 yards on 19 carries which had him averaging 3.0 yards per tote. Jalin Hyatt was the receiving yardage leader with a total of 86 yards on 2 catches. He notched an average of 43.0 yards per catch in this game.
When talking about getting in the endzone, the Tennessee Volunteers hold an average of 22.2 PPG. As a team they have an average of 135.6 yards on the ground which has them sitting 70th in the nation. The Volunteers have attained 1,619 total yards over the course of this season. In terms of notching touchdowns, Tennessee has earned 6 touchdowns via the pass and 7 touchdowns via the ground. The Volunteers sit in 83rd in the country regarding team defense, giving up 33.0 PPG. Opposing teams are running for an average of 3.7 yards per rushing attempt and 153.0 rushing yards per game for the season. In total, they have given up 765 rushing yards through 5 outings. When talking about passing yards, the Volunteers are conceding 1,270 yds which ranks them 71st in D-1. In their 5 games played this year, they have conceded 254.0 yards per contest via the pass as well as conceding a completion percentage of 67.1%. Overall, they are giving up 407.0 yards/game which puts them 72nd in Division 1.
For his career, Guarantano has thrown for a total of 5,976 yards with 38 touchdowns and 16 interceptions. Over the course of his collegiate career, he has attempted running the football 186 times for a total of -87 rushing yards. He has a QB rating of 137.6 with a TD rate of 4.9% and an interception percentage of 2.1%. He is averaging 153.2 yards per game. Jarrett Guarantano has connected on 474 of his career 777 throws for a completion percentage of 61.0%.
In their last outing, the Arkansas Razorbacks took on the Texas A&M Aggies and were on the losing end of this game by a score of 42-31. Rakeem Boyd led the team on the ground in this contest. He had a long run of 16 yards and he notched 1 touchdown in this outing. He rushed for a total of 100 yards by way of 18 carries which had him averaging 5.6 yards per run. Treylon Burks was the leader in receiving yardage with a tally of 117 yards on 7 catches. He notched an average of 16.7 yards per catch in this contest. Feleipe Franks went 23/31 with 239 yards by way of passing and added 3 touchdowns. He finished this contest without throwing a pick.
In terms of their ability to score points, the Razorbacks sit 75th in D-1 with an average of 24.6 points per game. For the year thus far, the Razorbacks currently sit at 1,216 passing yards along with an average of 243.2 passing yards per outing, which ranks 44th in D-1. They maintain an average of 126.2 yards per game via the rush and have toted the ball for 631 yards for this season. The Arkansas Razorbacks maintain an average of 369.4 yards/contest which has them ranked 76th in D-1. Arkansas has given up a total of 891 yards on the ground (178.2 yards/game) in addition to 7 touchdowns by way of the ground game this year. The Razorbacks are allowing 28.8 points per contest, which has them 64th in college football. Overall, they have surrendered 144 total points. They have given up 9 touchdowns through the air and 245.2 yards per outing, which has them ranked 74th in Division 1.
Franks has passed for 48 TD's compared to 19 interceptions in his collegiate career. His touchdown percentage is 6.3% and his interception rate is 2.5%. He has left the pocket and rushed for 564 yds on 239 attempts. He is averaging 178.2 yards per contest through the air with a 139.2 quarterback rating. In the 32 contests in his college career, Feleipe Franks has connected on 459 of his 760 tries for a total of 5,701 yards.
Who will win tonight's Volunteers/Razorbacks college football game against the spread?
Josh's Pick: Take the Volunteers -1
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