Wake Forest Demon Deacons vs. Florida State Seminoles - 10/3/15 College Football Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Florida State Seminoles (3-0) at Wake Forest Demon Deacons (2-2)
College Football: Saturday, October 3, 2015 at 3:30 pm (BB&T Field)
The Line: Wake Forest Demon Deacons +18 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The 11th ranked Florida State Seminoles will try to stay undefeated as they go on the road to take on Wake Forest.
Wake Forest suffered a tough loss at home to Indiana last weekend 31-24. Quarterback Kendall Hinton threw the ball 46 times and completed only 19 of them for 245 yards 1 touchdown and 1 interception. Hinton also added 57 rushing yards and 2 rushing touchdowns. The leading receivers for the Demon Deacons were Cam Serigne, K.J. Brent, and Chuck Wade who each caught 5 passes for a combined 193 yards. Wake Forest will need to play their best football of their lives when they host Florida State this weekend.
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The Florida State Seminoles are coming off a bye week where they have been preparing for Wake Forest. So far this season Quarterback Everett Golson has thrown for 584 yards and 6 touchdowns and 0 interceptions. Running back Dalvin Cook has carried the ball 64 times for 476 yards and 5 touchdowns. Cook is averaging over 7 yards a carry. The leading receivers for the Seminoles have been Jesus Wilson and Travis Rudolph who have combined for 24 catches for 170 yards and 4 touchdowns. Florida State will look to stay perfect this week as they take on the Wake Forest Demon Deacons.
The Florida State Seminoles are 10-2-1 against the spread in their last 13 games after scoring less than 20 points in their previous game. The Seminoles are 0-5 against the spread in their 5 games following an against the spread win. Wake Forest is 4-1 against the spread in their last 5 home grass. The Demon Deacons are 1-4 against the spread in their last 5 games overall.
Florida State is easily the better team in this game. Giving head coach Jimbo Fisher a 2 weeks to prepare is not good for any opponent. For that reason i will take FSU to blow out Wake Forest this weekend. Take FSU to cover the spread.