Georgia vs. Auburn Total Pick
Will Saturday afternoon's SEC tilt between Georgia and Auburn turn into a defensive struggle and allow bettors to cash on the under?
Matchup: Georgia (9-0) at Auburn (7-2)
Line: Georgia -2.5 (47)
Current Point Spread & Over/Under Total
According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the over/under currently sits at 47 points, down from the original number of 51.5. As for the point spread, the number hit the board as a pick’em but the number has moved to Georgia -2.5 at the majority of online sports books.
Who is the Public Backing?
As of Wednesday morning, nearly 70% of tickets were on the Bulldogs to cover the small spread.
Key Betting Trends
The favorite has covered in six of the last seven meetings between these two teams while the Bulldogs are 5-1 against the number in their last six games versus the Tigers. That said, the home team is 8-2 in the last 10 meetings in this series.
OUR PREDICTION: The under is 5-1 in the last six meetings between these two teams, is 14-6-1 in the Tigers’ last 21 home games and is 5-1 in their last six games played in the month of November. On the other side, the under has cashed in seven of the Bulldogs’ last 10 conference games, is 20-9 in their last 29 games overall, and is 8-2 in their last 10 games played in November.
Both of these teams play outstanding defense. The Dawgs rank fourth in the nation in yards allowed per game (254.1), are seventh in passing yards allowed (165.1), are fifth in rushing yards allowed (89.0) and third in points allowed (11.7). The Tigers, meanwhile, are ninth in points allowed (16.9), 24th in rushing yards allowed (126.4), 19th in passing yards allowed (180.8), and 14th in total yards allowed (307.2).
This is going to be a defensive slugfest through and through.
COLLEGE FOOTBALL WEEK 11 PICK: GEORGIA/AUBURN UNDER 47