Miami (OH) vs Ohio State: NCAAF Week 4 Betting Picks and Game Predictions
Do not know about you, but I am getting tired of all the teams in college football playing cupcakes each week. I suggest, No. 1 Clemson hosts Charlotte this week and No. 2 Alabama will smash Southern Miss — check out my preview of the one.
The exact same at Columbus on Saturday as Ohio State looks for its 43rd straight win over an competitor, and I will guarantee you that’s going to occur against Miami of Ohio. OSU has not dropped because 1921 to another college in the Buckeye State. The sausage are 5-0 all-time against Miami of Ohio, winning the last meeting 56-10 at 2012 (OSU was down 3-0 after a quarter).
The highest-ranked team that Miami of Ohio has ever beaten was in 1986 when it knocked off No. 8 LSU 21-12. The RedHawks last defeat a ranked team in 2012 when fellow Mid-American Conference school Ohio had been No. 23 and Miami won 23-20.
Miami of Ohio has lost to a Big Ten team, falling 38-14 at then-No this season. 20 Iowa. Miami got out to a 10-0 first-quarter guide but fell its 14th 35-13, in that competition. Miami 420-207 was outgained by cincinnati.
You will recognize the name of the RedHawks’ quarterback: Gabbert. That would be the brother of Rams copy QB Blaine Gabbert, Brett Gabbert. Brett became the first true freshman to begin a season opener beneath center in school history.
He’s completed 59.7 percent of his passes for just 481 yards at the three games with 2 touchdowns and a pick. Miami also offers got the nephew of Oakland Raiders GM Mike Mayock on the team. That could be a receiver with three catches for 65 yards Luke.
Miami was picked to finish preseason poll. It is 1-19 SU (10-10 ATS) in its previous 20 vs. the Big Ten. This victory was in 2003.
Ohio State and Indiana, Cincinnati, also Florida Atlantic have performed far and conquered them each. In actuality, OSU does not have a team now ranked on the program until Oct. 26 vs. Wisconsin. Michigan and nebraska State are earlier that but both have dropped out of the Top 25. OSU does not have a Power 5 non-conference competition on the program for the first time since 1934. It had been supposed to play TCU but that show got shifted.
Last week in winning a 24th at a row across the Hoosiers, the Buckeyes rushed for 314 yards. JK Dobbins rushed for 193 yards on 22 carries with 2 touchdowns. His 175 yards were sixth-most in 1 half. Justin Fields proceeds his Heisman campaign by casting three scores and rushing for another. Fields leads the nation in points responsible for (78) and factors accountable for per game (26.0).
OSU has outscored opponents 86-17 from the first half and has not allowed 300 yards of offense in a match however. That defense has allowed only one touchdown and one field goal the last eight quarters and is 10th nationally in scoring defense at 10.1 points/game. That group let only 171 rushing yards that the initial three matches, a 16-year low.
Ohio State’s nine-game winning streak is second-best among Power 5 colleges behind Clemson’s 18. Computer simulations have the final score with an average of 47-14, although obviously no wonder which the Buckeyes win . So we’ll take the points.
Free NCAAF Choose: Miami at Bovada of Ohio +39.5
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