|2013 ESPN Week 6 College Football Odds: Maryland vs. Florida State|
|Written by Drew Sharper|
|Wednesday, 02 October 2013 07:00|
Maryland vs. Florida State Odds
Florida State is 4-0 overall, 2-0 at home and 3-1 against the spread. Maryland is 4-0 overall, 1-0 on the road and 4-0 against the spread. Florida State has won six straight over Maryland.
Trends show that Maryland is 2-8 against the spread in its last 10 trips to Florida State. FSU is 1-4 ATS in its last 5 conference games while Maryland is 5-2 ATS in its last 7 road games.
According to oddsmakers from Bovada.lv, Florida State is the favorite to win this game, as the Seminoles have odds of -15 points against Maryland. The over/under total for the game has been set at 57 points (View Matchup). The opening odds for this game had Florida State favored by 16 points. The spread hit a peak of 17 points and a low of 14 before settling at FSU -15. The over/under total hasn’t changed since opening at 57 points.
Florida State is 4-0 overall following a 48-34 win at Boston College last week. The Seminoles have scored at least 41 points in all four games and are averaging 51.3 points per game. Defensively, the Seminoles are holding opponents to 15 points per contest. Quarterback Jameis Winston has thrown for 1,048 yards and 12 touchdowns while Devonta Freeman has rushed for 322 yards and two touchdowns while Kenny Shaw has 18 receptions for 370 yards and two touchdowns.
Maryland is 4-0 on the season, having beaten West Virginia, 37-0, two weeks ago. The Terrapins have been very impressive, averaging 39.8 points per game on offense, while allowing just 10.3 points per game on defense. Quarterback C.J. Brown has thrown for 1,043 yards and seven touchdowns to lead the team while Brandon Ross has rushed for 332 yards and two touchdowns. Stefon Diggs has caught 18 passes for 400 yards and three scores.
In terms of Injuries, Florida State offensive lineman Ira Denson (shoulder) and defensive back Tyler Hunter (neck) are both questionable. Maryland linebacker Marc Rodriguez (hamstring) and tight end Brian McMahon (tight end) are also questionable.
The Public Bets for this game are currently backing Maryland, as the Terrapins are getting 56% of the wagers with odds of +15 points at Florida State on Saturday.