Armed Forces Bowl Free Pick
ODDS: According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, Navy is a 6.5-point favorite over Middle Tennessee while the over/under total is currently sitting at 56.5 points. The Blue Raiders enter play with an 8-4 record and finished 6-2 in Conference USA play this season, while the Midshipmen were also 8-4 overall in the regular season.
LINE MOVEMENT: Navy opened as a 7-point favorite and remains a 7-point favorite at most Vegas sports books, although the line has dropped to 6.5 at most online books. As for the total, it opened at 55 and has been bet up to 56.5 or 57 depending on which book you view.
PUBLIC BETTING: Of the current wagers placed on tonight’s game, 73% of College Football public bettors currently favor the Midshipmen. This information is subject to change, however, so make sure you click on the link provided to get the most updated public betting numbers.
COLLEGE FOOTBALL BETTING TRENDS: The over is 3-1-1 in the Blue Raiders' last five games in December, 20-6-1 in their last 27 games after allowing less than 20 points in their previous game, and 5-2 in their last seven games after allowing less than 170 yards passing in their previous contest. The over is also 6-2 in the Midshipmen's last eight bowl games and 4-1 in their last five games versus Conference USA opponents.
COLLEGE FOOTBALL BOWL GAME FREE PICK: MIDDLE TENNESSEE/NAVY OVER 56.5