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Kentucky Wildcats vs Auburn Tigers 09/26/2020 NCAAF Predictions, Analysis & Odds
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Kentucky Wildcats vs Auburn Tigers 09/26/2020 – The Kentucky Wildcats will take the road to play their first game of the season against Auburn Tigers from Jordan-Hare Stadium in Auburn, Alabama. The Wildcats managed to secure an 8-5 record last season under the guidance of head coach Mark Stoops. Kentucky managed to defeat Virginia Tech in the Belk Bowl with a final score of 37-30. Moving onto the Tigers, they managed to secure the third spot in the SEC West with Gus Malzahn as their head coach. The top online sportsbook has picks and predictions of this entertaining game as these teams try to make it past each other.
Kentucky Wildcats vs Auburn Tigers 09/26/2020
Kentucky Wildcats are facing a big issue and that is replacing their quarterback Lynn Bowden Jr. the good news is that they are all set to bring back their top player from the offensive line. Linebacker Jamar Boogie Wilson will continue to take his place for the team. The Wildcats had an impressive running game last season and they will continue to do the same this year. However, with the new quarterback, the chances might be different. Kentucky will do their best to repeat the same this year.
Players to watch: S. Smith QB (CMP 57 ATT 126 YDS 690 CMP% 45.2 AVG 5.5 LNG 54 TD 4 INT 5 SACK 8 SYL -58 RTG 93.8), L. Bowden Jr. WR (CMP 35 ATT 74 YDS 403 CMP% 47.3 AVG 5.4 LNG 44 TD 3 INT 3 SACK 6 SYL -27 RTG 98.3 ATT 185 YDS 1468 AVG 7.9 LNG 61 TD 13 REC 30 YDS 348 AVG 11.6 LNG 39 TD 1), A. Rose RB (ATT 149 YDS 826 AVG 5.5 LNG 63 TD 6), A. Wagner WR (REC 15 YDS 254 AVG 16.9 LNG 54 TD 2).
Auburn Tigers seem to be excited about their quarterback Bo Nix. Last season, Nix contributed 2542 yards for his team with 16 touchdowns. It was a decent job as a freshman and Nix is all set to continue his success. Seth Williams and Nix seem to have been an amazing combination last year as Nix threw mostly to Williams. The wide receiver completed his season with 830 receiving yards and eight touchdowns. Derrick Brown and Marlon Davidson will need to be replaced as well for the Tigers.
Players to watch: B. Nix QB (CMP 217 ATT 377 YDS 2542 CMP% 57.6 AVG 6.7 LNG 78 TD 16 INT 6 SACK 17 SYL -129 RTG 125), C. Sandberg QB (CMP 5 ATT 7 YDS 84 CMP% 71.4 AVG 12 LNG 37 TD 2 INT 0 SACK 0 SYL 0 RTG 266.5), J. Whitlow (RB ATT 156 YDS 763 AVG 4.9 LNG 39 TD 10), D.J. Williams RB (ATT 84 YDS 400 AVG 4.8 LNG 70 TD 2), S. Williams WR (REC 59 YDS 830 AVG 14.1 LNG 48 TD 8).
Kentucky Wildcats vs Auburn Tigers Betting Numbers
Kentucky is 7-1 ATS in their last 8 games.
Auburn is 10-4 ATS in their last 14 games.
Kentucky Wildcats vs Auburn Tigers Betting Picks
Kentucky Wildcats have several new issues to deal with. The Tigers seem more stable in this game. The best betting websites have predicted the Tigers to win this game with a score of 31-16.