Florida State vs. Wake Forest Pick
Will Florida State and Wake Forest have issues moving the ball offensively on Saturday?
Who: Florida State (0-2) at Wake Forest (4-0)
When: 3:30PM ET, Saturday, September 30
Where: BB&T Field, Winston-Salem, North Carolina
Current Point Spread & Over/Under Total
According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Seminoles are 7.5-point road favorites to beat the Demon Deacons, who opened as 10-point home underdogs. As for the total, the number hit the board at 46.5 and that's where it currently sits.
Florida State Betting Trends
The Seminoles are 5-2 against the spread in their last seven road games and have covered in seven of their last 10 games following a loss. They're also 6-1 at the betting window in their last seven games following an ATS loss and 5-2 against the number in their last seven road games versus a team with a winning home record.
Wake Forest Betting Trends
The Demon Deacons are 6-1 against the spread in their last seven conference games, are 5-1 at the betting window in their last five games overall, and are a perfect 6-0 against the number in their last six games coming off an ATS loss. Finally, they have covered in four of their last five games overall.
OUR PREDICTION: Both of these teams will struggle to move the ball. Florida State will once again be forced to rely on its defense with freshman James Blackmon under center. The under is 4-1 in the Seminoles' last five games overall, is 8-2 in their last 10 road games, and is 6-2 in their last eight conference games. On the other side, the under is 4-1 in the Demon Deacons' last five games coming off a win and 24-9-2 in their last 35 games versus an opponent with a losing record.
COLLEGE FOOTBALL WEEK 5 PICK: FLORIDA STATE/WAKE FOREST UNDER 46.5