Notre Dame vs. Pittsburgh Free Pick

College Football Notre Dame vs. Pittsburgh Week 10 Picks & Predictions

Notre Dame finds itself on the outside looking in of the college football playoff picture but will look to avoid a stumble when it visits Pittsburgh today at 12:00PM ET.

View Week 10 College Football Odds

The Odds

According to oddsmakers from online sports book BetDSI, the Fighting Irish are 10-point road favorites over the Panthers after opening as 7.5-point favorites. As for the total, it opened at 52.5 and has been bet up to 53.

The Records

Notre Dame enters play with a 7-1 record and is 6-2 against the spread after failing to cover as a 10.5-point road favorite last weekend versus Temple. Pittsburgh is 6-2 straight up and 4-4 against the number, failing to cover last week versus fellow ACC opponent North Carolina.

The Pick

It may feel like you're giving up a lot of points to back a Fighting Irish team that couldn't cover last week versus Temple, but there are several things to consider. First and foremost, the Owls have a solid squad and are tough to beat at home. Second, the Irish drove inside the Temple 15-yard line three times and finished those drives with two turnovers and a field goal. Lastly, both Pittsburgh and Notre Dame have solid defenses but the Panthers rank 91st in the nation in total yards per game offensively (364.0) and are 90th in points scored (26.1). That's quite a stark difference between an Irish offense that averages 36.5 points per game and is 17th in the country in total yards per game at 495.5. Advantage Irish.


Bet Week 10 College Football Games

Want More From Follow us on Twitter and Facebook or Subscribe to Our News Feeds!


College Football Predictions

Thumbnail Tennessee vs. Florida Week 4 Prediction SEC foes will battle in the swamp on Saturday evening when No. 11 Florida hosts unranked Tennessee at 7:00 p.m. ET. Will the Gators still be licking their...
Thumbnail Rutgers vs. Michigan Week 4 Prediction Will Saturday’s Big Ten matchup between Rutgers and Michigan turn into a relatively high-scoring game between the conference foes? Kickoff is set for 3:30 p.m. ET...
Thumbnail Texas A&M vs. Arkansas Prediction A battle of AP Top-25 SEC teams will ensue on Saturday afternoon when No. 7 Texas A&M takes on No. 16 Arkansas at AT&T Stadium at 3:30 p.m. ET. Will the Razorbacks...
Thumbnail Notre Dame vs. Wisconsin Prediction Will FOX’s premium game between No. 12 Notre Dame and No. 18 Wisconsin turn into a defensive slugfest from Soldier Field in Chicago, IL on...
Thumbnail Liberty vs. Syracuse Prediction Will Syracuse avenge one of its 2020 losses on Friday night when the Orange host Liberty at 8:00 p.m. ET from the Carrier Dome? ‘Cuse is currently a home dog of over a...

NCAAF Headlines