|2013 ESPN College Football Week 14 Odds: Florida State vs. Florida|
|Written by Drew Sharper|
|Thursday, 28 November 2013 08:00|
Florida State vs. Florida Odds
Florida State is 11-0 overall, 4-0 on the road and 9-2 against the spread. Florida is 4-7 overall, 3-3 at home and 4-7 against the spread. Florida has won seven of its last nine meetings with Florida State.
Trends show that the favorite is 5-1 against the spread in the last 6 games of this series. These two have also hit the under in 7 of their last 9 overall meetings and in their last four meetings at Florida.
According to oddsmakers from Bovada.lv, Florida State is favored on the road, as the Seminoles have odds of -27.5 points against the Gators. The over/under total for the game has been set at 44 points (View Matchup). The opening odds for this game had Florida State favored by 27 points. The spread quickly bumped up to 27.5. The over/under total hasn’t changed since opening at 44 points.
Florida State is coming off an 80-14 win over Idaho. The Seminoles are rolling into this game, having won their seven games by at least 27 points. FSU is now averaging 55.2 points per game on offense, while allowing just 11.4 points per game. Both rank second in the nation. Quarterback Jameis Winston is dealing with a police investigation, but will play on Saturday. He has thrown for 3,163 yards and 32 touchdowns on the year. Devonta Freeman has added 808 rushing yards with 11 touchdowns. Rashad Greene has 57 receptions for 889 yards and nine touchdowns.
Florida is coming off a 26-20 loss to Georgia Southern. It was the sixth straight loss for the Gators. Florida is now averaging just 19.9 points per game on offense, which ranks 112th in the country. They are also producing just 327.9 yards per game. The defense isn’t too bad, allowing only 19.6 points per game. Tyler Murphy has thrown for 1,216 yards and six touchdowns to lead the offense, while Mack Brown has rushed for 527 yards and four scores. Solomon Patton added 39 catches for 554 yards and six touchdowns.
In terms of Injuries, Florida receiver D.L. Powell (ankle) and defensive back Marcus Roberson (ankle) are both questionable. Florida State defensive back Tyler Hunter (neck) is also listed as questionable.
The Public Bets for this game are currently backing Florida State, as the Seminoles are getting 81% of the wagers with odds of -27.5 points at Florida on Saturday.