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Auburn Tigers vs Penn State Nittany Lions 09/18/2021 Predictions, Forecast and Analysis

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Auburn Tigers vs Penn State Nittany Lions 09-18-2021 Predictions Forecast and Analysis

Auburn Tigers vs Penn State Nittany Lions 09/18/2021 – This matchup is going to be a great watch for NCAA football Week 3 as both teams clashing reside at the top 25 rankings. The Auburn Tigers and Penn State Nittany Lions are going to put their unblemished records on the line as they face each other on Saturday, September 18 at the Kenan Stadium in Chapel Hill, North Carolina. The television broadcast will be handled by ACCN and the kick-off happens at 7:30 p.m. Eastern Time. With the home-field advantage given to Penn State Nittany Lions, it is forecasted in NCAA betting lines that they will prevail over the visiting Auburn Tigers.

Auburn Tigers vs Penn State Nittany Lions 09/18/2021

When: Saturday, September 18, 7:30 PM ET
Where: Beaver Stadium, University Park, Pennsylvania
TV: ABC
Stream: Sofascore
Auburn Tigers vs Penn State Nittany Lions 09/18/2021
Team SP/RL TOTAL ML
Tigers +6 (-107) 53.5 o (-107) +180
Nittany Lions -6 (-107) 53.5 u (-107) -222
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Auburn Tigers

The Auburn Tigers in Week 2 were ranked at the bottom of the Top 25. They managed to climb up a few notches higher to 22 and will look to improve more if they upset Penn State in this upcoming game. Their first win of the season was against the Akron Zips and it was a 50-point blowout. The Alabama State Hornets were shut down by the Tigers in Week 2 and the final score settled at 62-0. Bo Nix at QB did well-finishing work early to finish with 108 yards and two touchdown passes. Backup QB TJ Finley managed to keep the momentum running doing 66 yards and a TD pass as well. 

Players to Watch: B. Nix QB (CMP 29, ATT 39, YDS 383, CMP% 74.4, AVG 9.8, LNG 42, TD 5, INT 0, SACK 1, SYL -4, RTG 199.2), T. Finley QB (CMP 4, ATT 7, YDS 88, CMP% 57.1, AVG 12.6, LNG 49, TD 1, INT 0, SACK 0, SYL 0, RTG 209.9), J. Hunter RB (ATT 17, YDS 257, AVG 15.1, LNG 94, TD 2), T. Bigsby RB (ATT 24, YDS 241, AVG 10, LNG 51, TD 2),  S. Jackson WR (REC 7, YDS 90, AVG 12.9, LNG 42, TD 0).

Penn State Nittany Lions

The Penn State Nittany Lions with their most recent win pushed them to the top ten in the NCAA tournament. This team had the Wisconsin Badgers as their first-week opponents and held them to just 10 points. The Nittany Lions also showcased that they have a lot of offense after beating the Ball State Cardinals, 44-13. QB Sean Clifford and his backup Ta Quan Roberson combined for 253 yards and two touchdown passes. Noah Cain led the team’s RBs with 20 rushing attempts and it resulted in 69 yards and one touchdown. WR Jahan Dotson also had a great game doing five catches, 65 yards and one touchdown.

Players to Watch: S. Clifford QB (CMP 39, ATT 62, YDS 477, CMP% 62.9, AVG 7.7, LNG 52, TD 2, INT 0, SACK 4, SYL -26, RTG 138.2), (ATT 17, YDS 71, AVG 4.2, LNG 43, TD 1), T. Roberson QB (CMP 1, ATT 2, YDS 23, CMP% 50, AVG 11.5, LNG 23, TD 1, INT 0, SACK 1, SYL -5, RTG 311.6), N. Cain RB (ATT 28, YDS 117, AVG 4.2, LNG 34, TD 2), K. Lee RB (REC 10, YDS 167, AVG 16.7, LNG 49, TD 2).

Auburn Tigers vs Penn State Nittany Lions Betting Numbers

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Auburn Tigers

Auburn are 6-3 ATS in their last 9 games.
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Auburn’s last 5 games.
Auburn are 6-3 SU in their last 9 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Auburn’s last 5 games on the road.
Auburn are 1-5 ATS in their last 6 games against an opponent in the Big Ten conference.

Penn State Nittany Lions

Penn State are 6-0 ATS in their last 6 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Penn State’s last 9 games.
Nittany Lions are 6-0 SU in their last 6 games.
Penn State are 13-3 SU in their last 16 games at home.
Penn State are 0-5 ATS in their last 5 games against an opponent in the Southeastern conference.

Auburn Tigers vs Penn State Nittany Lions Betting Picks

This is going to be an exciting matchup but the Auburn Tigers are not far behind the Penn State Nittany Lions according to sports betting sites. The score should be close and expect the game to finish under.