Boston College Eagles vs. Notre Dame Fighting Irish - 11/21/15 College Football Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Notre Dame Fighting Irish (9-1) at Boston College Eagles (3-7)
College Football: Saturday, November 21, 2015 at 7:30 pm (Alumni Stadium)
The Line: Boston College Eagles +16 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The Boston College Eagles will host the Notre Dame Fighting Irish this weekend at Alumni Stadium.
Boston College is coming off of a bye week but was previously defeated by NC State 24-8 making their losing streak 6 games in a row. Boston College has been eliminated from bowl contention with this loss. In their last game John Fadule completed 23 out of his 37 passes for 257 yards and 1 touchdown with 3 interceptions. Running back Tyler Rouse carried the ball 7 times for 48 yards and no touchdowns. Wide Receiver David Dudeck led the Eagles with 7 catches for 81 yards. Receiver Thadd Smith caught the only touchdown for Boston College. Boston College will have had 2 weeks to prepare for Notre Dame.
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Notre Dame has improved their win streak to 5 games with a 28-7 victory over the Wake Forest Demon Deacons. Quarterback DeShone Kizer completed 13 out of his 19 passes for 11 yards and no touchdowns or interceptions. Kizer also added 13 carris for 30 yards and 2 touchdowns. Running back Josh Adams carried the ball 17 times for 141 yards and 1 touchdown in his first game as a starter. Receiver Will Fuller led the Irish in receiving with 3 catches for 37 yards. Notre Dame will try to continue their playoff hunt this weekend at Boston College.
Boston College is 5-1 against the spread in their last 6 games on grass. The Eagles are 1-5 against the spread in their last 6 neutral site games. Notre Dame is 5-1 against the spread in their last 6 games after accumulating less than 170 yards passing in their previous game. Notre Dame is 1-4 against the spread vs. a team with a losing record.
Boston College has been a good defensive team at home this season and with two weeks to prepare they could make this game intersting. Notre Dame is one of the best teams in the nation and shouldnt be slowed down by BC. I think Notre Dame's defense will be the deciding factor. Take Notre Dame to cover on the road.