Virginia Tech vs. Clemson Pick
Clemson is 5-1 on the season and 3-0 at home while Virginia Tech is 4-3 on the year and 0-3 on the road. The Hokies are 2-5 against the spread this season while the Tigers are 4-2 ATS. Clemson has won the last two, but the Hokies had won five straight prior to that.
Odds: The oddsmakers at Bovada.lv have Clemson as the favorite at home in this one, as the Tigers are getting odds of -8.5 points against Virginia Tech. The over/under total has been set at 61.5 points.
Line Movement: Opening odds had Clemson as a 9-point favorite. The spread never got any higher than that, but it did drop to 8 points before closing at 8.5.
Public Betting: Of the wagers that have been placed on this game, 74% of the wagers are going on Clemson with odds of -8.5 points against Virginia Tech. Be sure to click on the public betting link to get the latest odds and betting percentages.
COLLEGE FOOTBALL FREE PICK: Dog is 4-0 ATS L4 in series and Hokies are 5-2 ATS L7 in series. Last year: Clemson (+7) over VIRGINIA TECH, 23-3. The Hokies are a disappointing 4-3 on the season but a 41-20 win over a much-improved Duke team should get them going. They are just a half game back in the Coastal Division standings. Clemson beat the Hokies twice last year, including a 38-10 win in the ACC Championship game. The Hokies found their offensive flow against Duke, as they amassed 525 total yards. QB Logan Tomas threw for 256 yards and two TDs. WR Marcus Davis caught five passes for 144 yards. Davis is a tough matchup for opposing defenses at 6-4, 232-pounds. Clemson’s offense is strong, but their defense allows 5.4 yards per carry and 445.5 yards per game overall.
COLLEGE FOOTBALL WEEK 8 FREE PICK: VIRGINIA TECH +8.5