Maryland vs. Rutgers - 11/26/16 College Football Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Rutgers Scarlet Knights (2-9) at Maryland Terrapins (5-6)
College Football: Saturday, November 26, 2016 at 12:00 pm (Maryland Stadium)
The Line: Maryland Terrapins -13 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The Rutgers Scarlet Knights and Maryland Terrapins meet Saturday afternoon in a Big Ten college football game at Maryland Stadium.
The Rutgers Scarlet Knights would love to finish the season on a high note by snapping a brutal nine-game losing streak. The Rutgers Scarlet Knights haven’t lost double-digit games since the 2002 CFB season. Giovanni Rescigno is completing 51.6 percent of his passes for 686 yards, five touchdowns and five interceptions. Rescigno has one touchdown pass in his last three games. Jawuan Harris and Andre Patton have combined for 810 receiving yards and eight touchdowns while Janarion Grant has 20 receptions. The Rutgers Scarlet Knights ground game is averaging 143.9 yards per contest, and Robert Martin leads the way with 552 yards and one touchdown. Defensively, Rutgers is allowing 38.1 points and 454 yards per game. Trevor Morris leads the Rutgers Scarlet Knights with 94 tackles, Julian Pinnix-Odrick has 4.5 sacks and Anthony Cioffi has two interceptions.
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The Maryland Terrapins look to snap a four-game losing streak and become bowl eligible. Three of the Maryland Terrapins five victories this season have come at home. Perry Hills is completing 66.7 percent of his passes for 1,139 yards, 10 touchdowns and three interceptions. Hills has just seven combined pass attempts in his last two games. D.J. Moore and Teldrick Morgan have combined for 1,000 receiving yards and nine touchdowns while Levern Jacobs has 35 receptions. The Maryland Terrapins ground game is averaging 195.2 yards per contest, and Ty Johnson leads the way with 677 yards and four touchdowns. Defensively, Maryland is allowing 30.5 points and 441.3 yards per game. Shane Cockerille leads the Maryland Terrapins with 98 tackles, Jesse Aniebonam has seven sacks and Alvin Hill has two interceptions.
The Scarlet Knights are 2-5 ATS in their last 7 road games and 2-5 ATS in their last 7 games overall. The Terrapins are 0-4 ATS in their last 4 conference games and 0-4 ATS in their last 4 games overall. The road team is 4-0 ATS in their last 4 meetings.
Both teams on big losing streaks and are playing lousy football. However, Maryland still has something to play for with a bowl game within reach and the fact it's senior day. Rutgers has wanted this season to end months ago and continues to be the walking mat in the Big Ten. You could have made a pretty penny fading Rutgers all season long and hopefully you did just that following along all season. Anyway, let's fade the Scarlet Knights one more time for old times sake.