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CFB Game Matchup Report
Saturday, 10/07/2017 at 12:00 pm WAKE FOREST (4-2) at  CLEMSON (6-0)
Offensive Statistics Defensive Statistics
Teams Line PF PA SU ATS O/U/P RY PY TY RY PY TY
345WAKE FOREST 47 30.7 16.7 4-2 4-1-1 2-3-1 182.3 222.8 405.1 142 197.5 339.5
346CLEMSON -21 35 11.3 6-0 4-2-0 2-4-0 237.8 233.7 471.5 98.8 165.5 264.3
Power Rating Line
The power rating system is based on recent game results. The section should be used to compare the relative strength of the two teams involved. A power line is calculated using both teams ratings and home field advantage. Where the power line differs significantly from the current line, the team with the edge is indicated.
Team Power Rating Estimate Edge
WAKE FOREST 42
CLEMSON 63 -25 4
Average power rating of opponents played: CLEMSON 39.5, WAKE FOREST 34.2
Team Trends and Angles
All team trends listed below apply to the current game.
WAKE FOREST Team Trends
Description Against the spread Over/Under Straight Up
  Current Last 3 Since 1992 Current Last 3 Since 1992 Current Last 3 Since 1992
  W-L W-L W-L O-U O-U O-U W-L W-L W-L
as an underdog of 21.5 to 31 points 0-0 4-0 12-10 0-0 0-3 3-5 0-0 0-4 1-22
in all games 3-1 17-12 143-144 2-2 12-15 79-101 4-1 14-16 128-174
in all lined games 3-1 17-12 143-144 2-2 12-15 79-101 4-1 14-16 120-171
as an underdog 2-0 13-6 109-95 0-1 8-9 54-68 1-1 5-14 56-150
as a road underdog 0-0 7-3 56-54 0-0 4-6 31-36 0-0 3-7 28-83
as a road underdog of 21.5 to 28 points 0-0 2-0 7-6 0-0 0-2 2-4 0-0 0-2 1-13
as a road underdog of 21.5 or more points 0-0 4-0 12-12 0-0 0-4 3-7 0-0 0-4 1-24
in road games 1-1 8-5 67-68 0-2 4-9 38-45 2-0 6-7 47-89
in road lined games 1-1 8-5 67-68 0-2 4-9 38-45 2-0 6-7 47-89
against conference opponents 2-0 12-6 100-101 0-1 6-10 57-63 1-1 5-13 65-138
when playing on a Saturday 3-1 14-11 131-134 1-2 10-13 71-88 3-1 10-15 114-162
when playing with 6 or less days rest 2-1 12-9 108-102 1-1 9-10 57-71 2-1 8-13 88-131
after playing a conference game 1-0 9-7 97-95 1-0 6-9 49-66 1-0 6-10 82-117
in games played on a grass field 0-0 3-2 105-113 0-0 2-3 55-70 0-0 1-4 96-136
in October games 0-0 5-4 52-45 0-0 3-6 24-31 0-0 2-7 37-62
after covering the spread in 2 out of their last 3 games 1-1 7-5 42-44 0-1 5-5 30-34 1-1 3-9 39-52
after having won 2 out of their last 3 games 0-0 2-1 26-40 0-0 1-2 24-27 0-0 1-2 27-41
after covering the spread in 3 out of their last 4 games 0-0 3-3 18-25 0-0 2-3 14-21 0-0 1-5 18-27
after having won 3 out of their last 4 games 0-0 2-0 16-16 0-0 0-2 15-13 0-0 1-1 14-19
after having won 4 out of their last 5 games 0-0 2-0 10-10 0-0 0-2 8-10 0-0 1-1 11-9
off a home loss against a conference rival 0-0 4-1 34-24 0-0 1-4 12-16 0-0 2-3 29-32
off a loss against a conference rival 0-0 6-5 69-61 0-0 3-7 27-43 0-0 4-7 57-78
off a close loss by 7 points or less to a conference rival 0-0 2-0 18-18 0-0 1-1 10-13 0-0 1-1 15-21
off a cover where the team lost as an underdog 0-0 4-3 27-23 0-0 1-5 9-17 0-0 1-6 19-31
off a home cover where the team lost as an underdog 0-0 2-1 11-11 0-0 0-3 5-7 0-0 1-2 10-12
off a home loss 0-0 6-1 42-34 0-0 2-5 15-24 0-0 3-4 35-44
after playing a game at home 1-1 11-3 77-69 0-2 4-10 36-52 2-0 7-7 63-87
after 1 or more consecutive wins against the spread 1-1 7-8 65-68 1-1 6-8 39-46 2-0 4-11 55-84
after 1 or more consecutive straight up losses 0-0 9-5 85-75 0-0 4-9 34-56 0-0 5-9 70-97
when playing against a team with a winning record 0-1 8-7 66-60 0-1 6-8 43-44 1-0 3-12 34-92
in the first half of the season 3-1 10-8 76-73 2-2 8-9 43-51 4-1 12-7 77-86
after the first month of the season 1-0 12-6 106-96 0-0 6-10 55-69 0-1 4-14 74-132
in weeks 5 through 9 1-0 6-4 58-50 0-0 3-6 28-34 0-1 2-8 39-73
when the total is between 42.5 and 49 2-1 8-6 40-38 1-2 7-6 32-44 3-1 8-7 31-48
in a road game where the total is between 42.5 and 49 1-1 4-2 20-19 0-2 2-4 17-22 2-0 4-2 12-27
in a road game where the total is between 45.5 and 49 0-1 2-2 12-12 0-1 2-2 13-11 1-0 2-2 8-16
as an underdog of 10.5 to 21 points 0-0 3-2 33-30 0-0 3-2 17-20 0-0 1-4 9-55
as a road underdog of 14.5 to 21 points 0-0 0-1 7-11 0-0 1-0 8-5 0-0 0-1 0-18
as a road underdog of 17.5 to 21 points 0-0 0-0 3-7 0-0 0-0 5-3 0-0 0-0 0-10
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CLEMSON Team Trends
Description Against the spread Over/Under Straight Up
  Current Last 3 Since 1992 Current Last 3 Since 1992 Current Last 3 Since 1992
  W-L W-L W-L O-U O-U O-U W-L W-L W-L
as a favorite of 21.5 to 31 points 0-0 2-4 8-11 0-0 3-2 9-6 0-0 5-1 18-1
in all games 4-1 20-14 155-144 2-3 17-16 100-122 5-0 33-2 210-110
in all lined games 4-1 20-14 155-144 2-3 17-16 100-122 5-0 33-2 194-110
as a favorite 4-1 15-14 95-109 2-3 14-14 70-83 5-0 29-1 157-50
as a home favorite 2-1 8-7 59-60 1-2 5-10 36-46 3-0 15-1 98-22
as a home favorite of 21.5 to 28 points 0-0 1-1 4-7 0-0 2-0 6-3 0-0 1-1 10-1
as a home favorite of 21.5 or more points 1-1 5-4 15-18 1-1 3-5 9-13 2-0 8-1 32-1
in home games 2-1 9-7 78-71 1-2 6-10 47-58 3-0 16-1 127-40
in home lined games 2-1 9-7 78-71 1-2 6-10 47-58 3-0 16-1 111-40
against conference opponents 2-1 10-10 109-95 1-2 12-8 68-76 3-0 20-1 132-75
when playing on a Saturday 4-1 15-13 136-125 2-3 14-13 87-95 5-0 28-1 190-90
when playing with 6 or less days rest 3-1 13-10 112-101 1-3 12-11 69-74 4-0 23-1 147-76
after playing a conference game 1-1 9-10 99-100 0-2 10-9 63-77 2-0 19-1 136-70
after playing 2 straight conference games 1-0 6-8 74-79 0-1 8-5 46-58 1-0 13-1 105-51
after playing 3 straight conference games 0-0 3-8 51-65 0-0 6-4 33-47 0-0 10-1 77-41
in games played on a grass field 3-1 18-11 140-132 1-3 14-15 92-106 4-0 28-2 191-101
in October games 0-0 5-3 46-49 0-0 7-2 27-38 0-0 9-0 65-35
after covering the spread in 2 out of their last 3 games 1-0 5-4 44-38 0-1 6-3 35-30 1-0 8-1 57-30
after covering the spread in 3 out of their last 4 games 1-0 2-2 29-24 0-1 2-2 16-24 1-0 4-0 38-16
after covering the spread in 4 out of their last 5 games 0-0 0-2 12-20 0-0 1-1 7-17 0-0 2-0 23-10
off a road win against a conference rival 0-1 4-5 29-26 0-1 3-6 21-19 1-0 9-0 40-16
off a win by 10 points or more over a conference rival 1-1 5-7 44-43 0-2 8-5 35-34 2-0 12-1 59-30
off 2 consecutive wins by 10 points or more against conference rivals 1-0 3-4 18-20 0-1 4-3 16-16 1-0 7-0 29-9
off a win against a conference rival 1-1 9-9 65-63 0-2 10-9 47-49 2-0 18-1 86-45
off 3 straight wins against conference rivals 0-0 2-7 12-27 0-0 5-4 14-15 0-0 8-1 26-13
off 2 straight wins against conference rivals 1-0 5-7 29-36 0-1 7-5 21-26 1-0 11-1 48-18
off a double digit road win 0-1 3-4 21-20 0-1 3-4 16-18 1-0 7-0 30-12
off a road win 0-1 5-6 31-32 0-1 4-7 22-27 1-0 11-0 45-20
after allowing 17 points or less in 2 straight games 1-0 3-4 35-34 1-0 5-2 21-31 1-0 7-0 49-22
after allowing 3 points or less in the first half last game 2-0 8-7 44-39 0-2 8-7 27-33 2-0 14-1 58-30
after allowing 7 points or less in the first half in 2 straight games 2-1 5-4 32-36 1-2 5-4 24-27 3-0 9-0 44-28
after scoring 31 points or more in 2 straight games 1-0 9-7 36-30 0-1 9-6 26-33 1-0 14-2 47-21
after scoring 31 points or more in 3 straight games 0-0 7-3 20-16 0-0 6-3 17-15 0-0 9-1 27-9
after playing their last game on the road 0-1 5-6 62-57 0-1 4-7 34-46 1-0 11-0 85-38
after 1 or more consecutive wins against the spread 2-1 11-6 81-64 1-2 10-8 51-60 3-0 16-2 104-47
after 1 or more consecutive straight up wins 3-1 18-12 102-93 1-3 16-15 72-81 4-0 29-2 132-72
after 2 or more consecutive straight up wins 2-1 15-11 62-57 1-2 15-12 44-53 3-0 25-2 90-35
after 3 or more consecutive straight up wins 1-1 13-9 39-43 0-2 13-10 34-37 2-0 21-2 60-24
after 4 or more consecutive straight up wins 1-0 11-7 24-30 0-1 13-6 27-21 1-0 17-2 40-15
after 5 or more consecutive straight up wins 0-0 7-7 12-23 0-0 10-5 19-14 0-0 13-2 25-11
when playing against a team with a winning record 1-0 12-7 74-69 0-1 11-7 47-74 1-0 17-2 80-64
in the first half of the season 4-1 11-6 73-69 2-3 6-11 48-51 5-0 18-0 106-53
after the first month of the season 1-0 11-10 109-108 0-1 13-8 68-93 1-0 21-1 145-78
in weeks 5 through 9 1-0 6-3 53-54 0-1 7-3 32-42 1-0 10-0 74-38
when the total is between 42.5 and 49 1-0 2-3 38-33 0-1 1-3 29-41 1-0 5-0 47-25
in a home game where the total is between 42.5 and 49 0-0 0-2 21-15 0-0 0-2 17-19 0-0 2-0 29-7
in a home game where the total is between 45.5 and 49 0-0 0-2 14-10 0-0 0-2 12-12 0-0 2-0 20-4
as a favorite of 10.5 to 21 points 0-0 4-4 28-34 0-0 5-4 24-23 0-0 9-0 55-10
as a home favorite of 14.5 to 21 points 0-0 1-1 9-12 0-0 1-2 8-8 0-0 3-0 21-1
as a home favorite of 17.5 to 21 points 0-0 1-1 3-7 0-0 0-2 2-5 0-0 2-0 9-1
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Team Statistics
Performance statistics for each team in various situations are listed below.
WAKE FOREST Current Season Performance
  Straight Up Against Spread Team Opponent
  W-L Units W-L O-U Score Half Yards YPP TO Score Half Yards YPP TO
All 4-2 2 4-1 2-3 30.667 17 405.167 5.653 0.5 16.667 7.167 339.5 4.588 1.5
Last 3 Games 1-2 0 2-1 0-2 17.667 5 349 5.209 0.667 24.333 12 405.667 5.071 1
Road Games 2-1 2 2-1 0-3 22.667 8 329.667 4.872 0 19 10 417.333 4.853 2
Conference 1-2 0 3-0 0-2 22.333 11 337.333 4.937 0.667 21.333 11.333 342.667 4.374 2.333
Team Statistics
Performance statistics for each team in various situations are listed below.
CLEMSON Current Season Performance
  Straight Up Against Spread Team Opponent
  W-L Units W-L O-U Score Half Yards YPP TO Score Half Yards YPP TO
Conference 4-0 2 2-2 1-3 35 14.25 470 5.912 1 14.75 2.5 337.25 4.941 1.5
All 6-0 3 4-2 2-4 35 15.333 471.5 6.11 1.167 11.333 3.167 264.333 4.088 1
Home Games 4-0 1 2-2 1-3 33 14 471 5.925 1.75 7.5 2.25 202.75 3.297 0.5
Last 3 Games 3-0 1 1-2 0-3 31 12.667 422.333 5.346 1.333 12.667 1 305.333 4.49 1.667
WAKE FOREST Current Season Statistics
  Rushing Passing Total
  PPG Half FD TOP ATT-YDS YPR CMP-ATT PCT YDS PYA ATT-YDS YPP YPPT
Offense (All Games) 30.7 17 20 28.56 44-182 (4.1) 17-28 61.2% 222.8 (8.1) 72-405 5.7 13.2
Opponents Defensive Avg. 27.3 14.6 19.7 29.59 41-174 (4.2) 17-30 57.7% 201.9 (6.8) 71-376 5.3 13.8
Offense Road Games 22.7 8 16.3 27.47 42-153 (3.6) 14-25 53.9% 176.7 (7) 68-330 4.9 14.5
Defense (All Games) 16.7 7.2 18.2 31.44 41-142 (3.5) 17-34 50.2% 197.5 (5.9) 74-340 4.6 20.4
Opponents Offensive Avg. 27.3 14.6 19.7 29.59 41-174 (4.2) 17-30 57.7% 201.9 (6.8) 71-376 5.3 13.8
Defense Road Games 19 10 23.7 32.53 41-151 (3.7) 24-45 54.5% 266 (6) 86-417 4.9 22
CLEMSON Current Season Statistics
  Rushing Passing Total
  PPG Half FD TOP ATT-YDS YPR CMP-ATT PCT YDS PYA ATT-YDS YPP YPPT
Offense (All Games) 35 15.3 23.8 31.8 46-238 (5.2) 21-31 67.4% 233.7 (7.5) 77-472 6.1 13.5
Opponents Defensive Avg. 22 10.6 18.3 29.56 39-156 (4) 17-31 55.3% 204.1 (6.5) 70-360 5.1 16.4
Offense Road Games 33 14 26 31.13 46-246 (5.3) 23-33 68.4% 225 (6.8) 80-471 5.9 14.3
Defense (All Games) 11.3 3.2 14 28.2 35-99 (2.8) 16-30 52.8% 165.5 (5.6) 65-264 4.1 23.3
Opponents Offensive Avg. 22 10.6 18.3 29.56 39-156 (4) 17-31 55.3% 204.1 (6.5) 70-360 5.1 16.4
Defense Road Games 7.5 2.3 11.5 28.87 39-97 (2.5) 11-23 47.3% 106 (4.7) 62-203 3.3 27
WAKE FOREST Turnovers, Penalties and Special Teams Statistics
  Turnovers Lost Third Downs Fourth Downs Kickoff Returns Punt Returns Penalties
  INT FL TO DIFF #-MADE PCT #-MADE PCT KR-YDS YPKR PR-YDS YPPR PEN-YDS
Stats For (All Games) 0.3 0.2 0.5 1 15-6 36.3% 1-0 66.7% 2-44 (20.1) 3-37 (13.1) 6-46
Opponents Avg. Stats Against 1.1 0.3 1.5 1.8 14-5 36.5% 1-1 55.5% 2-43 (18.3) 30-2 (12.5) 6-49
Stats For (Road Games) 0 0 0 2 17-5 30% 1-1 66.7% 1-29 (21.8) 2-11 (5.7) 6-44
Stats Against (All Games) 1 0.5 1.5 0 17-6 34% 2-1 45.5% 4-88 (22.8) 2-27 (11.7) 6-50
Opponents Avg. Stats For 0.8 0.5 1.4 0 16-6 35.6% 1-1 40.1% 4-74 (20.4) 20-2 (10.5) 6-54
Stats Against (Road Games) 1.3 0.7 2 0 19-7 39.3% 2-1 57.1% 3-64 (23.9) 4-46 (12.5) 5-48
CLEMSON Turnovers, Penalties and Special Teams Statistics
  Turnovers Lost Third Downs Fourth Downs Kickoff Returns Punt Returns Penalties
  INT FL TO DIFF #-MADE PCT #-MADE PCT KR-YDS YPKR PR-YDS YPPR PEN-YDS
Stats For (All Games) 0.7 0.5 1.2 -0.2 16-8 48.9% 1-0 87.5% 1-17 (14.9) 3-27 (9.6) 5-41
Opponents Avg. Stats Against 0.9 0.6 1.5 1.4 16-5 34% 2-1 45.8% 2-45 (20.2) 11-2 (5.8) 6-50
Stats For (Home Games) 1 0.8 1.8 -1.3 15-8 50.8% 2-1 83.3% 1-18 (18) 4-39 (11.1) 6-49
Stats Against (All Games) 0.8 0.2 1 0 16-5 28.1% 2-2 64.3% 4-77 (20.1) 2-25 (12.6) 5-39
Opponents Avg. Stats For 0.7 0.8 1.4 0 16-6 38.9% 1-1 47.2% 2-51 (21.2) 25-2 (10.4) 6-50
Stats Against (Home Games) 0.5 0 0.5 0 16-5 27.7% 2-1 66.7% 4-69 (19.6) 2-23 (13.3) 6-42
Current Season Results And Upcoming Games
Here are the most recent results and upcoming schedules for the two teams involved. Lines, total, game scores, results versus the spread, straight up and against the total are all displayed.
WAKE FOREST Season Results
  Team Stats Opp Stats
Date Opponent Score SU Line ATS Tot. O/U Rushing Passing TO Rushing Passing TO
08/31/2017 PRESBYTERIAN 51-7 W -44 W 49 O 45-248 20-27-239 0 45-207 2-9-41 4
09/09/2017 @BOSTON COLLEGE 34-10 W 0 W 45 U 41-142 18-41-163 2 52-158 13-19-151 4
09/16/2017 UTAH ST 46-10 W -14.5 W 50.5 O 59-291 16-27-297 1 31-42 15-37-225 3
09/23/2017 @APPALACHIAN ST 20-19 W -5.5 W 48.5 U 35-122 26-52-372 1 40-168 14-27-176 3
09/30/2017 FLORIDA ST 19-26 L 7.5 L 45 O 34-96 24-35-271 2 43-149 11-21-121 4
10/07/2017 @CLEMSON 14-28 L 21 L 50.5 U 48-190 29-41-263 3 35-133 14-30-203 4
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CLEMSON Season Results
  Team Stats Opp Stats
Date Opponent Score SU Line ATS Tot. O/U Rushing Passing TO Rushing Passing TO
09/02/2017 KENT ST 56-3 W -37 W 52 O 43-353 25-35-312 0 44-119 1-5-1 4
09/09/2017 AUBURN 14-6 W -6 W 57 U 36-99 20-31-185 1 42-38 13-24-79 4
09/16/2017 @LOUISVILLE 47-21 W -3 W 62 O 27-116 21-42-317 3 48-297 23-33-316 1
09/23/2017 BOSTON COLLEGE 34-7 W -33 W 54 U 58-342 17-26-140 3 34-97 15-32-141 2
09/30/2017 @VIRGINIA TECH 31-17 W -7 W 48.5 U 28-90 30-45-252 0 43-146 12-21-186 4
10/07/2017 WAKE FOREST 28-14 W -21 W 50.5 U 48-190 29-41-263 3 35-133 14-30-203 4
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Team Line Action
Oddsmakers move a line in part because of one-sided public betting action on a side or total. They also move the line in reaction to wise guys selections. Either way, this section attempts to uncover whether the wise guys and public have a read on a given team. It summarizes both line and total movements. As a general rule, follow the line or total movement when percentages exceed 57% and go against it when they are below 43%.
The betting public is correct when moving the money line in CLEMSON games 46.7% of the time over the past 3 seasons. (14-16)
The betting public is correct when moving the money line in CLEMSON games 48.3% of the time since 1992. (126-135)
The betting public is correct when moving the money line in WAKE FOREST games 56.5% of the time over the past 3 seasons. (13-10)
The betting public is correct when moving the money line in WAKE FOREST games 54.1% of the time since 1992. (133-113)
The betting public is correct when moving the total in CLEMSON games 45.2% of the time over the past 3 seasons. (14-17)
The betting public is correct when moving the total in CLEMSON games 50.5% of the time since 1992. (97-95)
The betting public is correct when moving the total in WAKE FOREST games 47.8% of the time over the past 3 seasons. (11-12)
The betting public is correct when moving the total in WAKE FOREST games 47.5% of the time since 1992. (77-85)
Head-to-Head Series History
Listed below is a summary of the games results in recent Head-to-Head matchups.
  Rushing Passing Turnovers Penalties
Date Teams Score Line Result Half FD TOP ATT-YDS CMP-ATT YDS FL INT PEN-YDS
WAKE FOREST 14 50.5 U 0 16 24:55 35-133 14-35 203 0 0 4-25
10/07/2017 CLEMSON 28 -21 14 25 35:05 48-190 29-48 263 1 1 9-79
CLEMSON 35 48 O 28 21 31:41 42-254 23-42 202 1 0 6-33
11/19/2016 WAKE FOREST 13 23 10 9 28:19 36-71 7-36 126 0 0 5-44
WAKE FOREST 13 48 U 7 11 28:57 32-39 16-32 113 1 1 6-55
11/21/2015 CLEMSON 33 -29 30 24 31:03 42-171 28-42 381 1 3 6-56
CLEMSON 34 42.5 O 17 20 32:08 37-145 27-37 282 1 1 8-75
11/06/2014 WAKE FOREST 20 21 17 15 27:52 34-7 12-34 112 0 0 2-29
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WAKE FOREST Key Player Injuries
(!)[QB] 10/07/2017 - John Wolford available Saturday vs. Clemson ( Shoulder )
[QB] 10/07/2017 - Kendall Hinton expected to start Saturday vs. Clemson ( None )
(!)[QB] 10/07/2017 - John Wolford "?" ( Shoulder )
[RB] 10/06/2017 - Cade Carney probable Saturday vs. Clemson ( Ribs )
[DB] 08/25/2017 - Traveon Redd out indefinitely ( Elbow )
CLEMSON Key Player Injuries
[CB] 10/08/2017 - Marcus Edmond "?" Friday vs. Syracuse ( Foot )
[TE] 10/08/2017 - Garrett Williams "?" Friday vs. Syracuse ( Knee )
(!)[QB] 10/08/2017 - Kelly Bryant injured last game, "?" Friday vs. Syracuse ( Ankle )
(!)[QB] 10/07/2017 - Kelly Bryant left last game, "?" ( Ankle )
[CB] 10/07/2017 - Marcus Edmond "?" ( Foot )
[TE] 10/07/2017 - Garrett Williams "?" ( Knee )
[TE] 10/05/2017 - D.J. Greenlee "?" Saturday vs. Wake Forest ( MCL )
[CB] 10/04/2017 - Marcus Edmond expected to miss Saturday vs. Wake Forest ( Foot )
[CB] 10/01/2017 - Marcus Edmond "?" Saturday vs. Wake Forest ( Foot )
[TE] 10/01/2017 - Garrett Williams "?" Saturday vs. Wake Forest ( Knee )
[TE] 09/23/2017 - Cole Renfrow out for season ( ACL )
[PK] 09/22/2017 - Greg Huegel out for season ( ACL )
[LB] 09/21/2017 - Logan Rudolph out for season ( Shoulder )
[TE] 09/19/2017 - D.J. Greenlee out indefinitely ( MCL )
[QB] 09/08/2017 - Tucker Israel out indefinitely ( Illness )
[DE] 08/23/2017 - Richard Yeargin out for season ( Neck )