At 7:30 ET, the Bulldogs and Yellow Jackets meet at Bobby Dodd Stadium for a week 13 NCAAF game. TV coverage is provided by ABC, and the game takes place on Saturday, November 25th. Georgia is set to take on the Yellow Jackets in this non-conference matchup, and they are favored by 23 on the road. Read on for my analysis and betting angles.
GEORGIA BULLDOGS VS GEORGIA TECH YELLOW JACKETS BETTING PICK
The Pick: Georgia Bulldogs -23
This game will be played at Bobby Dodd Stadium at 7:30 ET on Saturday, November 25th.
WHY BET THE GEORGIA BULLDOGS:
- We have this one finishing with a projected score of 44-18 in favor of Georgia.
- Not only will Georgia pick up the win, but look for them to cover at -23.
- The over/under is currently sitting at 60 points, and we like the over with a projected 62 points.
Can the Bulldogs Offense Score Enough on the Road?
Georgia heads into this week’s game with a record of 11-0. This year, they have four games on the road and six games at home.
Georgia heads into this week’s matchup with an ATS record of 4-5-1. So far, they have been favored in every game and have an average scoring margin of +25.3 points per contest.
So far in this season, Georgia has posted an over/under record of 6-4. On average, their matchups have yielded a combined score of 55.5 points, with the typical over/under line set at 53.2 points.
Georgia’s rushing attack is ranked 60th in college football with 377 rushing attempts per game. This has translated into an average of 178.7 rushing yards per game, placing them 38th nationally. On average, they are attempting 34.5 passes per game leading to 323.2 passing yards per contest. In terms of scoring, they hold the 5th position, averaging 40.4 points per game.
Coming into their matchup vs. Georgia Tech, the Georgia defense is 52nd in points allowed, giving up 15.1 points per game. So far, opponents have averaged 178.2 passing yards per game against them (31st in the country). Against the run, they’re allowing 110.1 rushing yards, which ranks them 29th in college football.
Taking a Look at the Yellow Jackets Chances at Home
The Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets take on the Georgia with a 6-5 record, including 3-2 on the road and 2-3 at home.
Georgia Tech has gone into three games as the favorite this season and seven games as the underdog. Their ATS record is currently 6-4.
Through 11 games, the average over/under line in Georgia Tech’s games is 56.2 points. Their games have averaged a combined 62.4 points leading to an OU record of 8-2.
On the ground, the Yellow Jackets are 51st in college football at 392 attempts per game. This has led to an average of 197.2 (19th). So far, they have turned to the passing game 31.3 and have a per game average of 242.5. Overall, they are 33rd in points (31.9 PPG).
So far this season, the Yellow Jackets’ defense has given up 222.6 rushing yards per game against the run (47th). Opponents are averaging 214.6 passing yards and opposing quarterbacks have a passer rating of 82.2 against Georgia Tech. In terms of points allowed, they are 28th in the NCAA.