Auburn vs. Florida Total Pick
In one of the featured games of the weekend, No. 10 Florida plays host to No. 7 Auburn on Saturday at 3:30PM ET. Will it be a defensive battle?
Game Snapshot & Odds
385 Auburn vs. 386 Florida
Saturday, October 5, 2019
3:30PM ET – Ben Hill Griffin Stadium
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Public Betting Trends
According to the latest oddsmakers, Auburn is the slight favorite on the road, as the Tigers are getting odds of -3 points against the Gators. The over/under total for the contest is listed at 48 points. The public betting currently has 79 percent going on Auburn as the road favorite. This information is subject to change, however, so be sure to check out our NCAAF Public Betting Page for updated figures on the game.
Tigers looking impressive
Auburn may have the best collection of wins through the 2019 season. The Tigers are off to a 5-0 start following a 56-23 win at home over Mississippi State last weekend. Auburn is 2-0 in the SEC, 5-0 against the spread and 3-2 with the over.
The Tigers are giving up just 17.2 points and 320.2 yards per game on defense this season while the offense is putting up 38 points and 454.4 yards per game. Freshman QB Bo Nix has thrown or 980 yards and seven touchdowns this year to lead the team. He also has rushed for 173 yards and two scores. JaTarvious Whitlow has rushed for a team-high 463 yards and seven scores, while Seth Williams has caught 17 passes for 289 yards and four touchdowns.
Gators stay unbeaten
Florida is coming off a 38-0 win over Towson last week to stay unbeaten and improve to 5-0 on the season. The Gators are 2-0 in the SEC, 2-3 against the spread and 4-1 with the under thus far.
The Gators are one of the best defensive teams in the nation, allowing just 8.8 points and 281.2 yards per game. Offensively, Florida is putting up 34 points and 429.6 yards per game. Feleipe Franks was leading the offense early in the year, but suffered a season-ending ankle injury. Kyle Trask has thrown for 647yards and five touchdowns in his place. Lamical Perine has rushed for 197 yards and three scores to lead the ground game while Van Jefferson has caught 18 passes for 248 yards and a touchdown. Jonathan Greenard is leading the defense with 20 tackles, four sacks and an interception.
College Football Betting Trends
The Tigers have hit the over in four of their last five conference games and in six of their last eight games in October.
Florida has hit the under in four straight home games and in five of their last seven following a failed cover.
These SEC foes haven’t met since 2011, surprisingly, but they have hit the under in their last two meetings. Florida better hope they hit a third straight under this Saturday. The Gators just don’t have the offense to win a high-scoring battle on Saturday. This Auburn defense is going to make things hard on Trask. I don’t see Florida putting up more than 24 points. Auburn isn’t a great offense despite some high-scoring games. Nix is still a freshman QB that is going to be in a very hostile environment against the Gators. I see the Tigers struggling to find points. I expect a hard-hitting and ugly offensive game on Saturday.
College Football Week 6 Prediction: Auburn/Florida Under 48