Ohio State Buckeyes (11-0) vs. Michigan Wolverines (11-0)
Ohio State and Michigan will face off this Saturday in one of the most anticipated NCAAF games ever seen, as both squads battle it out to establish dominance among college football’s elite division. Fans and online betting enthusiasts are sure to be excited for what should be an entertaining showdown at Michigan Stadium; fans should expect talent, strategy and sheer athletic prowess galore all captured live by FOX.
Ohio State Buckeyes boast an extraordinary roster, highlighted by players such as TreVeyon Henderson and Marvin Harrison Jr. Henderson’s ability to scoot past defenses has yielded 794 rushing yards and 10 touchdowns; his counterpart in wide receiver Marvin Harrison Jr. recorded 1,093 receiving yards with 13 touchdowns for an effective offensive attack that will help take down Michigan Wolverine defenses with ease. These performances will prove pivotal in defeating them.
Michigan Wolverines have their own set of stars to counter Ohio State. Running back Blake Corum, with an incredible 888 rushing yards and 20 touchdowns this season, has been Michigan’s go-to back for their ground game, consistently finding gaps to accelerate through. Wide receiver Roman Wilson, too has made an impactful contribution, collecting 612 receiving yards with 10 touchdowns on his stats sheet; looking to exploit any weaknesses in Ohio State’s secondary.
Ohio State Buckeyes vs. Michigan Wolverines Game Info
|Saturday, November 25, 2023 at 12:00 PM ET
Kyle McCord QB vs. J.J. McCarthy QB
Kyle McCord of Ohio State Buckeyes has had an outstanding season, amassing 2,899 passing yards at 66.4% completion rate and maintaining composure under pressure to deliver accurate long passes (9.1 yards per pass attempt) makes him an imposing opponent; yet his susceptibility to sacks (107 lost this season) could prove costly in a high-stress game such as this one.
J.J. McCarthy of Michigan Wolverines displays a different approach. With an exceptional completion rate of 73.87% and 2,335 passing yards, McCarthy displays exceptional accuracy and decision-making skills while his 9.9 yards per attempt suggests more aggressive plays. McCarthy’s ability to avoid sacks effectively–he lost only 104 yards during this matchup–will prove vital against Ohio State’s aggressive defense.
NCAAF Odds/Point Spread: Michigan Wolverines -163, Total Odds: 46.5
The betting odds favor the Michigan Wolverines, with a spread of -3.5 at -105 and a moneyline of -163. The total is set at 46.5, with the over at -112 and the under at -108, indicating expectations of a moderately high-scoring game.
Ohio State Buckeyes Betting Trends
The Ohio State Buckeyes have shown an impressive run, going 5-1-1 ATS over their last seven games and 6-6 against Michigan. Their performance overall has favored underscorers; 7 of their last 8 contests have gone under total points scored; they also remain unbeaten at home this year; this should prove decisive in this matchup.
Michigan Wolverines Betting Trends
The Michigan Wolverines has also been impressive, going 5-2 against the spread over their last seven games. Their ability to score has been evident with 6 of those 7 total going over and 9 against Ohio State Buckeyes going over; plus their remarkable 20-0 home record gives them a psychological edge for this matchup.
Ohio State Buckeyes vs. Michigan Wolverines 11/25/23 Betting Picks
As we near this titanic clash, the stage is set for an unpredictable game that could go either way. Both teams have demonstrated remarkable resilience and skill throughout the season; betting trends show Michigan to hold an edge due to home field advantage and consistent scoring ability. When making NCAAF betting picks for Ohio State Buckeyes versus Michigan Wolverinesmatches, Michigan stands out with their balanced attack and strong home record being safer bets.
Michigan Wolverines might have an edge when it comes to covering the spread, but Ohio State could keep things close. Prop bets on individual player performances could provide value; as for total scoring trends on both sides, betting OVER would appear prudent.