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2021 College Football Picks for Florida Gators vs Kentucky Wildcats 10/02/2021

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2021 College Football Picks for Florida Gators vs Kentucky Wildcats 10-02-2021

Florida Gators vs Kentucky Wildcats 10/02/2021 –The Florida Gators were able to crack the top ten rankings but they will get a good challenge in Week 5 when they go on the road and face the Kentucky Wildcats. Both teams are expected to lock horns this Saturday, October 2 inside the Kroger Field located in Lexington, Kentucky. It will be ESPN that will put the game live on television and the live coverage begins at exactly 6:00 p.m. Eastern Time. SofaScore is the best place to catch the online live stream. The Florida Gators are the higher-ranked team and it is just logical for NCAAF betting odds to be the safer bet as compared to the Kentucky Wildcats. 

Florida Gators vs Kentucky Wildcats 10/02/2021

When: Saturday, October 2, 6:00 PM ET
Where: Kroger Field, Lexington, Kentucky
TV: ESPN
Stream: Sofascore
Florida Gators vs Kentucky Wildcats 10/02/2021
Team SP/RL TOTAL ML
Gators -7.5 (-107) 54.5 o (-110) -333
Wildcats +7.5 (-107) 54.5 u (-110) +260
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Florida Gators

The Florida Gators may have slipped a bit after experiencing their first loss of the season against the top-ranked team Alabama Crimson Tide. This team was able to bounce back against the Tennessee Volunteers and win by as much as 24 points in Week 4. The Gators found their winning groove thanks to QB Emory Jones providing the team 209 yards and three touchdown passes. He was also the leader in rushing attacks doing 144 yards in 15 attempts. Three different WRs were able to reach the end zone but it was Justin Shorter who was more efficient doing 54 yards in three catches. 

Players to Watch: E. Jones QB (CMP 70, ATT 104, YDS 668, CMP% 67.3, AVG 6.4, LNG 35, TD 4, INT 5, SACK 3, SYL -12, RTG 124.3), (ATT 57, YDS 376, AVG 6.6, LNG 49, TD 2), A. Richardson QB (CMP 6, ATT 11, YDS 192, CMP% 54.5, AVG 17.5, LNG 75, TD 2, INT 0, SACK 0, SYL 0, RTG 261.2), (ATT 11, YDS 275, AVG 25, LNG 80, TD 2), M. Davis RB (ATT 41, YDS 257, AVG 6.3, LNG 31, TD 3), J. Copeland WR (REC 10, YDS 232, AVG 23.2, LNG 75, TD 2).

Kentucky Wildcats

The Kentucky Wildcats managed to stay undefeated in their first four matches of the season and would knock on the door of the top 25 rankings with an upset win in Week 5 against the Florida Gators. Their last match was against the South Carolina Gamecocks and won by six points in a low scoring affair, 16-10. Will Levis at QB managed to keep the game close doing 15-of-22 completion while doing 102 yards.  Kavosiey Smoke was the only RB that went to the endzone with nine attempts and 50 yards. Christopher Rodriguez was more efficient, doing 144 yards in 26 rushing attacks. 

Players to Watch: W. Levis QB (CMP 66, ATT 101, YDS 902, CMP% 65.3, AVG 8.9, LNG 62, TD 7, INT 5, SACK 6, SYL -33, RTG 153.3), B. Allen QB (CMP 4, ATT 7, YDS 52, CMP% 57.1, AVG 7.4, LNG 31, TD 0, INT 0, SACK 1, SYL -10, RTG 119.5), C. Rodriguez Jr. RB (ATT 85, YDS 520, AVG 6.1, LNG 31, TD 3), K. Smoke RB (ATT 29, YDS 142, AVG 4.9, LNG 15, TD 1), W. Robinson WR (REC 25, YDS 402, AVG 16.1, LNG 62, TD 2).

Florida Gators vs Kentucky Wildcats Betting Numbers

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Florida Gators

Florida are 15-5 SU in their last 20 games.
Gators are 19-1 SU in their last 20 games against Kentucky.
Florida are 6-1 SU in their last 7 games on the road.
Florida are 10-0 SU in their last 10 games when playing on the road against Kentucky.
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Florida’s last 6 games against an opponent in the East Division division.

Kentucky Wildcats

Kentucky are 4-2 ATS in their last 6 games.
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Kentucky’s last 9 games.
Kentucky are 6-0 SU in their last 6 games.
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Kentucky’s last 5 games at home.
Kentucky are 0-10 SU in their last 10 games when playing at home against Florida.

Florida Gators vs Kentucky Wildcats Betting Picks

The Florida Gators own a very stable team that will make them stay in the top 25 rankings. Nonetheless, the online sportsbook has the Kentucky Wildcats losing but expect the spread to go under.