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Illinois Fighting Illini vs Purdue Boilermakers 10/26/2019 Odds, Picks, Game Analysis
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Illinois Fighting Illini vs Purdue Boilermakers 10/26/2019 – On Saturday, a Big 10 showdown will get underway as Illinois Fighting Illini kick-off against Purdue Boilermakers for their week nine of college football. The fighting Illini enter this week with a record of 3-4. As for the Boilermakers, they need to get back on track soon and progress from their 2-5 record this year. Purdue will fight hard in this game to make up for their loss and they seem to be in a desperate situation.
Illinois Fighting Illini vs Purdue Boilermakers 10/26/2019
Illinois Fighting Illini
Illinois is holding a 2-3 record at home and they won just one conference game. It turns out that the Illinois Fighting Illini will need to work on their offensive and defensive game equally. In their last game, Illinois had a close call against Wisconsin Badgers and they managed to win the game with a final score of 24-23. It was an important victory for Illinois and a great achievement by defeating the Badgers. However, they struggled to score against Michigan and Minnesota.
Players to watch: B. Peters QB (83 CMP 148 ATT 971 YDS 56.1 CMP% 6.6 AVG 52 LNG 12 TD 4 INT), Reggie Corbin RB (84 ATT 479 YDS 5.7 AVG 66 LNG 4 TD), Dre Brown RB (48 ATT 280 YDS 5.8 AVG 36 LNG 2 TD), J. Imatorbhebhe WR (22 REC 364 YDS 16.5 AVG 36 LNG 6 TD), R. Smalling WR (24 REC 225 YDS 9.4 AVG 26 LNG 1 TD).
Purdue split their record at home, but they are yet to win a road game this season. The Boilermakers are in a fix at the moment and they are not in a situation to accept defeat in this game. College football lines have shifted to focus to the Boilermakers winning this game and Purdue will do everything they can to bounce back. Purdue had a terrible loss against Penn State when they were restricted to just seven points. From the defensive end, the Purdue Boilermakers surrendered 35 points to the opponent.
Players to watch: J. Plummer QB (112 CMP 188 ATT 1292 YDS 59.6 CMP% 6.9 AVG 59 LNG 9 TD 5 INT), K. Doerue RB (77 ATT 252 YDS 3.3 AVG 26 LNG 3 TD), Z. Horvath RB (33 ATT 92 YDS 2.8 AVG 13 LNG 0 TD), D. Bell WR (39 REC 635 YDS 16.3 AVG 54 LNG 4 TD), B. Hopkins TE (29 REC 396 YDS 13.7 AVG 38 LNG 3 TD).
Illinois Fighting Illini vs Purdue Boilermakers Betting Numbers
Illinois Fighting Illini
Illinois is 1-4 SU in their last 5 games.
Boilermakers are 4-2 ATS in their last 6 games.
Illinois Fighting Illini vs Purdue Boilermakers Betting Picks
It’s time to place your bet on sports as Purdue seems to have the upper hand in this game. The Boilermakers must defeat the Illini if they want to create an impression and sustain this season. Purdue should be able to pick for Illinois in this match. The predicted score is 35 against 23.