Stanford vs. Northwestern Free Pick
Will Northwestern cover as a home underdog at Noon ET on Sunday when it hosts Stanford? Not based on recent trends.
According to oddsmakers from online sports book GT Bets, Stanford is an 11-point favorite versus Northwestern after opening as a 12-point fave. The total, meanwhile, sits at 47.5 points after it opened at 46.
The Wildcats are just 2-11 against the spread in their last 13 home games and 1-5 against the number in their last six non-conference games. They've also struggled to cover versus the Pac-12, going 1-4 against the number in their last five games versus the conference.
The Cardinal, meanwhile, has been profitable at the betting window versus non-conference foes. Stanford is 14-6 ATS in its last 20 games versus non-conference opponents and is 16-7 against the number in its lat 23 games in September.
COLLEGE FOOTBALL WEEK 1 FREE PICK: STANFORD -11 OVER NORTHWESTERN