Wake Forest Demon Deacons vs. Duke Blue Devils - 11/28/15 College Football Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Duke Blue Devils (6-5) at Wake Forest Demon Deacons (3-8)
College Football: Saturday, November 28, 2015 at 12:30 pm (BB&T Field)
The Line: Wake Forest Demon Deacons +4 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The Wake Forest Demon Deacons will host the Duke Blue Devils in the season finale.
Wake Forest is coming off of a 33-13 loss to Clemson and have now lost 5 games in a row. Quarterback John Wolford has thrown for 1453 yards and 7 touchdowns and 9 interceptions on the season. Running back Tyler Bell has carried the ball 113 times for 357 yards and 0 touchdowns this season. The leading receiver for the Demon Deacons is K.J. Brent who has caught 40 passes for 550 yards and 1 touchdown. Cortez Lewis also has 42 catches for 543 yards and 3 touchdowns. Wake Forest has had a tough season and will try to end the year with a win.
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The Duke Blue Devils are coming off of a 42-34 loss to the Virginia Cavaliers and have now lost 4 in a row since the Miami loss. Quarterback Thomas Sirk has thrown for 2186 yards and 13 touchdowns and 6 interceptions this year. Sirk has also added 1266 carries for 593 rushing yards and 5 touchdowns. Running back Shaquille Powell has carried the ball 107 times for 488 yards and 3 touchdowns. Wide Receiver has led the Blue Devils with 43 catches for 508 yards and 3 touchdowns.
The Duke Blue Devils are 10-1 against the spread in their last 11 games on field turf. The Blue Devils are 0-4 against the spread in their last 4 games overall. The Wake Forest Demon Deacons are 5-1 against the spread in their last 6 games following a straight up loss. The Demon Deacons are 6-2 against the spread in their last 8 home games.
The Duke Blue Devils have been slipping ever since their heartbreaking loss to Miami. I think this is where they will turn it around. Wake Forest is not that good of a team. So if Duke shows up to play they can cover this spread easily. Take Duke to cover.