|2011 ESPN College Football Game of the Week Odds: Florida vs. Auburn|
|Written by Drew Sharper|
|Friday, 14 October 2011 07:00|
Florida vs. Auburn Odds
Both teams come into this game at 4-2 on the season. The Gators are 3-2-1 against the spread while the Tigers are 2-4 against the spread. Auburn has split the over/under in 6 games while Florida has hit the over in 4-of-6 contests. Auburn has won the last two games in this series.
Trends show that Florida is 0-4 against the spread in their last four games with Auburn and Florida is also 1-5 ATS in their last 6 games in October. Auburn is 8-1 ATS in their last 9 conference games.
Oddsmakers have made Florida a slight road favorite in this game as the Gators have odds of -2 at Auburn on Saturday. The over/under total has been set at 49.5 points. (View Matchup)
Florida has now been beaten badly in back-to-back games as it lost to Alabama 38-10 before falling to LSU 41-11. In last week’s loss, the Tigers held the Gators to just 213 total yards, including just 100 passing yards. Chris Rainey had 52 yards rushing on 13 carries and also caught a pass for 37 yards to lead Florida. Defensively, Florida gave up 453 total yards to LSU and 238 rushing yards.
Auburn is coming off a 38-14 loss to Arkansas last week. The Tigers have now lost two games to two teams that are currently ranked in the top 25. In the loss to the Razorbacks, Auburn allowed 438 total yards in the game on defense. Auburn amassed 395 yards on its own, but had three turnovers and just 104 yards passing. Michael Dyer rushed for 112 yards and a touchdown to lead the team.
In terms of Injuries, Florida quarterback John Brantley is listed as doubtful with an ankle injury while Auburn offensive lineman Jared Cooper is doubtful with an undisclosed injury.
Currently over 4,300 Public Bets have been placed on this game and Auburn is getting 70% of the wagers with odds of +2 points against Florida on Saturday.