|ESPN Friday Night College Football Free Pick: Syracuse vs. Pittsburgh|
|Written by ATSSportsline.com|
|Friday, 05 October 2012 15:00|
Pittsburgh vs. Syracuse Free Pick
Pittsburgh is 2-2 on the season and 0-1 on the road while Syracuse is 1-3 overall and 1-2 at home. The Orange are 1-3 against the spread this year while the Panthers are 2-2 ATS. Pittsburgh has won 9 of its last 10 against Syracuse coming into Friday night’s game.
Odds: The oddsmakers at Bovada.lv have Syracuse as the favorite in this game, as the Orange are getting odds of -1.5 points at home against Pitt. The over/under total has been set at 59 points.
Public Betting: Of the wagers that have been placed on this game, 51% are going on Pittsburgh with odds of +1.5 points at Syracuse on Friday night. Be sure to click on the public betting link to get the latest odds and betting percentages.
COLLEGE FOOTBALL FREE PICK: Syracuse is 22-14 ATS L36 in series and 6-1 ATS after a bye. Last year: PITTSBURGH (-8.5) over Syracuse, 33-20. The Orange brings a powerful passing offense to the Carrier Dome against the Panthers. QB Ryan Nassib ranks near the top of most passing categories nationally. Nassib has thrown for over 1,300 yards and 10 touchdowns thus far. WR Marcus Sales has had more than 100 receiving yards in three of the Orange’s four games. Syracuse needs this game after starting out 1-3. But they have played well at times, losing 42-29 to USC and 42-41 to Northwestern. They are also coming off a bye which helps.
COLLEGE FOOTBALL WEEK 6 FREE PICK: SYRACUSE -1.5