Louisville vs. Florida St. Odds
No. 11 Florida State looks to avoid an upset in ACC play when the Seminoles host Louisville on Saturday at Noon ET on ESPN.
According to oddsmakers at MyBookie, Florida State is the slight favorite, as the Seminoles are getting odds of -7 points against the Cardinals on Saturday. The over/under total for the game has been set at 46 points. FSU has won five of its last six against Louisville, but the Cardinals are 4-1 against the spread in the last five of this series.
Florida State is 5-0 on the season, 3-0 in the ACC, 2-3 against the spread and 4-1 with the under. The Seminoles are coming off a 29-24 win over Miami last week. FSU has won its last two games by single digits. FSU has been led by its defense this year, as it is only giving up 14 points and 310.2 yards per game. The offense has still been pretty good, posting 32 points and 432.4 yards per game, but that’s not quite as good in past seasons. The Seminoles are led by running back Dalvin Cook, who has rushed for 792 yards and eight touchdowns this year. Everett Golson has been a good game manager under center, throwing for 1,077 yards and eight touchdowns without an interception.
Louisville is 2-3 on the season, 1-1 in the ACC, 4-1 against the spread and 3-1-1 with the under. After a rough 0-3 start to the 2015 season, Louisville has beaten Samford and N.C. State in back-to-back weeks. The Cardinals are averaging 27.4 points and 388 yards per game on offense this year while the defense is allowing 20.2 points and 323.8 yards per contest. Lamar Jackson is leading the offense this season, as he has thrown for 598 yards and three touchdowns while also rushing for a team-high 435 yards and five touchdowns. Brandon Radcliff has added 237 rushing yards and three touchdowns.