Check out our free Blue Raiders vs Hurricanes pick and preview for NCAAF week 4 game in Miami Gardens. See who we like to win and cover the spread in this week’s NCAAF matchup.

Blue Raiders vs Hurricanes Pick & Preview: NCAAF Week 4 Betting Odds

The Blue Raiders will play host to the Hurricanes at Hard Rock Stadium in Miami Gardens, FL, with a kickoff scheduled for 3:30 PM ET. The game will be televised on ACCN. Miami comes into this non-conference contest, as the -27.0 home favorite. The over-under point total is currently set at 54.0.

Blue Raiders vs Hurricanes Matchup at a Glance

  • Sport: NCAAF
  • Teams: Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders at Miami Hurricanes
  • Where: Miami Gardens at Hard Rock Stadium
  • Date: Saturday, September 24th
  • Betting Odds:
  • MIA -27.0, MTNST +1400 | MIA -4000 O/U 54.0

Blue Raiders Preview:

The Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders travel to take on the Miami Hurricanes in a non-conference matchup with an overall record of 2-1. So far, they have yet to play a game in the Conference USA.

In their last matchup, Middle Tennessee knocked off Tennessee State by a score of 49-6. The Blue Raiders went into the game as -18.5 point favorites, leading to an ATS win. The two team’s combined to score 55 points, surpassing the over-under betting line of 52.5. In the loss, the team’s defense gave up a total of 210 yards, with 61 coming on the ground. So far, the team is ranked 59th in rush yards allowed per game. Currently, Middle Tennessee is ranked 139th in passing yards allowed and is coming off a game in which they gave up 149 yards through the air.

On offense, the Blue Raiders are averaging 30.0 points per game, good for 89th in the NCAA. So far, a majority of their touchdowns have come on the ground, as they have rushed for 6, while throwing for 4. When looking at the team’s performance in the run game, they are currently 135th in yards per game at 116.33. On average, they hand the ball off 38.0 times per contest. Heading into the game, the Blue Raiders will be looking to turn things around in the passing game, as their per game average of 195.0 yards places them 133rd in the NCAA. So far, they are the 94th ranked team in attempts per contest (32.33).

Hurricanes Preview:

The Miami Hurricanes travel to take on the Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders in a non-conference matchup with an overall record of 2-1. So far, they have yet to play a game in the Atlantic Coast.

In their last matchup, Miami fell by a score of 17-9 to Texas A&M. Heading into the game, the Hurricanes were 6.5 point underdogs on the spread, leading to a loss vs the spread. With their 26 combined points, the two teams remained below the over-under line of 45.0. In the win, the team’s defense gave up a total of 264 yards, with 124 coming on the ground. So far, the team is ranked 12th in rush yards allowed per game. Currently, Miami is ranked 32nd in passing yards allowed and is coming off a game in which they gave up 140 yards through the air.

On offense, the Hurricanes are averaging 36.33 points per game, good for 55th in the NCAA. So far, a majority of their touchdowns have come on the ground, as they have rushed for 9, while throwing for 3. On the ground, Middle Tennessee hands the ball off an average of 42.33 times per game, leading to an average of 218.0 yards per contest. This output places them 31st in college football. Heading into the game, the Hurricanes will be looking to turn things around in the passing game, as their per game average of 258.0 yards places them 64th in the NCAA. So far, they are the 105th ranked team in attempts per contest (31.67).

Odds & Free Betting Analysis for this NCAFF Game

In terms of betting, the Blue Raiders have an ATS record of 2-1-0. Their current over-under record sits at 1-2-0. In their last 5 games away from home, the Blue Raiders have a straight up record of 3-2-0 while going 3-2-0 vs the spread. The team’s offense averaged 24.0 points per game in these contests.

In terms of betting, the Hurricanes have an ATS record of 0-2-0. Their current over-under record sits at 0-2-0. Across their last 5 home contests, Miami has been good against the spread posting a mark of 3-2-0. Their overall mark in these games was 5-0-0, while averaging 40.4 points per game.

Blue Raiders vs Hurricanes Pick

Free Spread Prediction: Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders 27.0

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