Florida Gators vs Louisiana State Tigers 10/12/2019 Picks Predictions Previews
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Florida Gators vs Louisiana State Tigers 10/12/2019- In a scheduled top-ten matchup, the Florida visit Louisiana State this Saturday to rekindle their rivalry. The Tigers are tipped by internet betting sites to win in what is expected to be a humdinger. Both teams are coming off big wins and come into this game with perfect records. This will be the first time that Florida will play in Death Valley since 2016. The last time they were here, they clinched the SEC East title. The Gators hold the edge in the series between the two teams 33-29-3. But it appears top betting sites see something different happening this weekend.
Florida Gators vs Louisiana State Tigers 10/12/2019
Kyle Trask will be tasked to keep the boys of head coach Dan Mullen together this weekend. He has been performing well for the Gators who are expected to use their running game. Lamical Perine and Freddie Swain need to be on the same page as well if they want to pull off a surprise. Florida will also need to maintain is a great defense. It has been holding up well the past games, giving up just 9.5 points per outing. Jon Greenard has been terrific on D, amassing 28 tackles, 6.5 tackles for loss, four sacks, seven QB hurries, a forced fumble and an interception. He is expected to get help from Shawn Davis, David Reese, and Kyree Campbell.
Players to watch: Kyle Trask QB 70 CMP 97 ATT 881 YDS 72.2 CMP% 9.1 AVG 64 LNG 7 TD 2 INT; Larrical Perine RB 69 ATT 327 YDS 4.7 AVG 88 LNG; Dameon Pierce RB 28 ATT 161 YDS 5.8 AVG 37 LNG; Freddie Swain WR 14 REC 280 YDS 20 AVG 64 LNG; Van Jefferson WR 19 REC 258 YDS 13.6 AVG 69 LNG
Louisiana State Tigers
Similar to the Gators, the Tigers are expected to pour it all on offense. They will rely heavily on Joe Burrow who has been impressive in his senior season. He has completed 78.4-percent of his passes for 1,864 yards, 22 touchdowns, and three interceptions. Justin Jefferson and Ja’Marr Chase are also shining offensively for Louisiana State. But the Tigers need to improve on the defensive end. They have been erratic and are not playing at the level expected of them. Jacob Philips will take the lead and hopefully get some help from Grant Delpit.
Players to watch: Joe Burrow QB 127 CMP 162 ATT 1,864 YDS 78.4 CMP% 11.5 AVG 65 LNG 22 TD 3 INT; Clyde Edwards-Helaire RB 65 ATT 360 YDS 5.5 AVG 46 LNG; John Emery Jr. RB 26 ATT 114 YDS 4.4 AVG 21 LNG; Justin Jefferson WR 30 REC 547 YDS 18.2 AVG 61 LNG; Ja’Marr Chase WR 23 REC 451 YDS 19.6 AVG 64 LNG
Florida Gators vs Louisiana State Tigers Betting Trends
Gators is 6-2-1 ATS in its last 9 games
Louisiana State Tigers
Tigers are 6-1 ATS in its last 7 games
Florida Gators vs Louisiana State Tigers Betting Picks
Vegas betting online sees the Louisiana State Tigers prevailing over the Florida Gators. They see the Tigers winning 37.4-38.1 covering the spread and total going over.