2020 Season College Football Past Picks
October 17, 2020
Pittsburgh at Miami Florida
Saturday 10/17 12:00 PM Eastern
1.5 units on Pittsburgh +14 (-118) (risk 1.5 to return 2.77) RESULT: WIN
Pittsburgh is playing well at 3-2, with a pair of one-point defeats along with a 23-20 win over No. 24 Louisville. Pitt QB Kenny Pickett (8 TDs, 3 INTs) leads the nation with 1,389 passing yards, while the defense is sixth in the country in total yards allowed (263.4 per game), second at stuffing the run (just 52 yards rushing per game allowed). The Panthers are on a 7-3 ATS run on the road, are 10-4 ATS following a defeat, plus 8-3-2 ATS away against a team with a winning home record. Miami also topped Louisville in a close one, though they allowed 34 points and 516 yards. The defense is a weak spot allowing 420.3 total yards per game to rank #47 out of 76 active FBS teams. Miami won 16-12 last season. With the road team 7-3 ATS when these rivals clash, look for another close one. Play Pittsburgh.