The Notre Dame Fighting Irish and the Purdue Boilermakers will both be gunning for a victory on Saturday when they meet at Ross-Ade Stadium.
Oddsmakers currently have the Fighting Irish listed as 21½-point favorites versus the Boilermakers, while the game's total is sitting at 52.
Last time out for Notre Dame, they were a 41-30 loser as they battled Michigan on the road. Notre Dame failed to cover in the match as a 4.5-point underdog, while 71 combined points moved the game OVER for totals bettors.
Purdue won its last outing, a 20-14 result against Indiana State on September 7. Purdue failed to cover in that game as a 17.5-point favorite, while the 34 combined points took the game UNDER the total.
Notre Dame: 1-1 SU, 0-2 ATS
Purdue: 1-1 SU, 0-2 ATS
NOTRE DAME MOST RECENTLY:
When playing in September are 6-4
When playing on grass are 9-1
After being outgained are 6-4
When playing outside the conference are 8-2
PURDUE MOST RECENTLY:
When playing in September are 7-3
When playing on grass are 5-5
After being outgained are 5-5
When playing outside the conference are 6-4
A FEW TRENDS TO CONSIDER:
Notre Dame is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing Purdue
Notre Dame is 13-2 SU in its last 15 games
Notre Dame is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Notre Dame's last 5 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Purdue's last 7 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Purdue's last 7 games when playing Notre Dame
Purdue is 9-4 SU in its last 13 games at home
Purdue is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games
Notre Dame home to Michigan State, Saturday, September 21
Purdue at Wisconsin, Saturday, September 21