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Maryland Terrapins vs Northwestern Wildcats 10/24/2020 NCAAF Predictions, Odds & Previews
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Maryland Terrapins vs Northwestern Wildcats 10/24/2020 – Maryland Terrapins and Northwestern Wildcats are all set to kick-off their week eight of college football from Ryan Field in Evanston, Illinois. The Terrapins will try to make a successful start on the season, but they are up against a neat Wildcat squad. Maryland will be playing this game on the road and Northwestern will hold a slight advantage. The football odds are up and as these teams battle to make their way through to the end. Both teams have a couple of changes to their unit and they hope for the best this year.
Maryland Terrapins vs Northwestern Wildcats 10/24/2020
The Maryland Terrapins are all set to start with Josh Jackson as their quarterback. Jackson managed to convert 38 of his 207 passes in total in a span of 1274 yards. When it came to TDs, Jackson had a dozen and was picked six times. From the rushing end, Tayon Fleet-Davis will be back after completing 265 yards and two TDs. Davis managed to carry the ball 63 times. Ayinde Eley will return from the defensive side while Nick Cross adds to their squad.
Players to watch: J. Jackson QB (CMP 98 ATT 207 YDS 1274 CMP% 47.3 AVG 6.2 LNG 80 TD 12 INT 6 SACK 25 SYL -162 RTG 112.4), T. Pigrome QB (CMP 69 ATT 118 YDS 719 CMP% 58.5 AVG 6.1 LNG 62 TD 3 INT 6 SACK 10 SYL -75 RTG 107.9), J. Leake RB (ATT 102 YDS 736 AVG 7.2 LNG 64 TD 8), A. McFarland Jr. RB (ATT 114 YDS 614 AVG 5.4 LNG 80 TD 8), D. Demus Jr. WR (REC 41 YDS 625 AVG 15.2 LNG 80 TD 6).
Northwestern Wildcats will bring back Peyton Ramsey from the quarterback spot. Ramsey did an impressive job last season even though he was limited with action. Drake Anderson managed to carry the ball 154 times in a span of 634 yards with three TDs. Blake Gallagher will be back from the defensive end after recording 91 tackles. Paddy Fisher is also back to support Gallagher. Fisher recorded 89 tackles. The Wildcats will need to replace their rushing leader this season.
Players to watch: A. Smith QB (CMP 86 ATT 171 YDS 760 CMP% 50.3 AVG 4.4 LNG 33 TD 3 INT 9 SACK 11 SYL -57 RTG 82.9), H. Johnson QB (CMP 50 ATT 108 YDS 432 CMP% 46.3 AVG 4 LNG 50 TD 1 INT 4 SACK 11 SYL -108 RTG 75.5), D. Anderson RB (ATT 154 YDS 634 AVG 4.1 LNG 31 TD 3), E. Hull RB (ATT 46 YDS 286 AVG 6.2 LNG 48 TD 4), R. Lees WR (REC 51 YDS 430 AVG 8.4 LNG 40 TD 2).
Maryland Terrapins vs Northwestern Wildcats Betting Numbers
Maryland is 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games.
Northwestern is 2-8 SU in their last 10 games.
Maryland Terrapins vs Northwestern Wildcats Betting Picks
Back the Wildcats to dominate the Terrapins here with ease. The college football lines have predicted the Wildcats to win this game and cover with a score of 35-21.