Louisville vs. Boston College - 10/5/19 College Football Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Louisville vs. Boston College
Saturday, October 5, 2019 at 11:31 AM (Cardinal Stadium)
LOU -6.5 O/U 60.5 Click Here for the Latest Odds
The Boston College Eagles are set to visit Cardinal Stadium in Louisville, Kentucky for an ACC clash against the Louisville Cardinals. The Boston College Eagles come into this matchup with a 3-2 record, and they will be looking to rebound after dropping their recent home game against the Wake Forest Demon Deacons, 27-24.QB Anthony Brown had an inconsistent game through the air for the Eagles as he threw for 265 yards, 2 TDs, and 2 interceptions. RB AJ Dillon had a big game on the ground as the junior racked up 159 yards on 23 carries.
The Boston College Eagles struggled on the defensive side of the ball against the Wake Forest Demon Deacons as they allowed them to score 27 points and rack up a total of 440 yards of offense Junior LB John Lamot had a big game for the Boston College defense as he racked up 17 tackles and half a sack while Junior LB Max Richardson was able to contribute 13 tackles and a sack. Junior DB Mike Palmer hauled in the lone interception of the game for the Eagles.
The Louisville Cardinals come into this matchup with a 2-2 record, and they will be looking to rebound after dropping their recent road game against the Florida State Seminoles, 35-24. QB Malik Cunningham had a solid game for the Louisville Cardinals as he threw for 286 yards, 2 TDs, and an interception. Junior WR Dez Fitzpatrick was the top target for Cunningham and the Cardinals as he hauled in 7 catches for 133 yards and a TD.
The Louisville Cardinals struggled on the defensive side of the ball against the Florida State Seminoles as they allowed them to score 35 points and a total of 522 yards of offense. Senior DB Khane Pass led the way for the Louisville defense with 12 tackles and a TFL. Junior LB C.J. Avery was able to get into the Florida State backfield and contribute 9 tackles and a sack. Junior LB Rodjay Burns had a solid game from the secondary as he pitched in 5 tackles and a pass deflection.
The road team has dominated the number as of recent between the Boston College Eagles and Louisville Cardinals as they have covered the spread in 4 of their last 5 meetings. The Boston College Eagles look like they have turned it around after their embarrassing loss at home to the Kansas Jayhawks as they put up 533 yards of offense on the Demon Deacons last week. The Eagles will give the Cardinals a heavy dosage of run as they have one of the best backs in the country with A.J. Dillon, but Anthony Brown has shown the ability to air it out. The Louisville Cardinals look like they have their program heading in the right direction, but they still have a backup QB on the mound which could lead to some problems.