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Syracuse Orange vs Pittsburgh Panthers 09/19/2020 NCAAF Game Analysis, Tips & Forecast
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Syracuse Orange vs Pittsburgh Panthers 09/19/2020 – An interesting ACC Conference play is all set to get underway as Syracuse Orange take on Pittsburgh Panthers from Heinz Field in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Both teams will play their second game on the season as they enter week three of college football. The NCAA football lines are up and running as these teams look forward to increasing their conference record. Syracuse will look for a comeback after their unsuccessful game against North Carolina Tar Heels last week. As for the Panthers, they were successful against Austin Peay Governors in their opening match.
Syracuse Orange experienced a terrible defeat against the Tar Heels when they surrendered 31 points and scored just six. The Orange were unable to get past the opponent and gave up 21 points in the fourth quarter. Eight penalties were committed in a span of 60 yards while they touched a 463-202 margin. Quarterback Tommy DeVito covered 112 throwing yards in 31 attempts. DeVito was not at his best as he settled with a bad 23.8 QBR. On the other hand, five receptions in a span of 64 yards was contributed by Taj Harris. Syracuse will need more than a strong defense to get past the Panthers in this game.
Players to watch: T. DeVito QB (CMP 213 ATT 337 YDS 2360 CMP% 63.2 AVG 7 LNG 85 TD 19 INT 5 SACK 44 SYL -264 RTG 137.7), C. Welch QB (CMP 36 ATT 68 YDS 523 CMP% 52.9 AVG 7.7 LNG 94 TD 4 INT 2 SACK 5 SYL -31 RTG 131.1), M. Neal (RB ATT 170 YDS 846 AVG 5 LNG 45 TD 7), J. Howard RB (ATT 76 YDS 337 AVG 4.4 LNG 37 TD 3), T. Jackson WR (REC 66 YDS 1023 AVG 15.5 LNG 85 TD 11).
Pittsburgh Panthers smashed Austin Peay Governors in their opening game when they scored 55 and restricted them from scoring a single point. The Panthers had a 42 point lead during halftime and they gave up just 139 yards in total. The Governors were forced with three turnovers and they seem to be all set to create trouble for opponents. Pittsburgh is holding the 25th rank in the nation with Pat Narduzzi as their head coach for the sixth year. Quarterback Kenny Pickett had 20 passes where he completed 14 with a touchdown. A decent contribution came of Vincent Davis when he carried the ball 11 times in a span of 43 yards.
Players to watch: K. Pickett QB (CMP 289 ATT 469 YDS 3098 CMP% 61.6 AVG 6.6 LNG 96 TD 13 INT 9 SACK 29 SYL -212 RTG 122.4), N. Patti QB (CMP 26 ATT 43 YDS 301 CMP% 60.5 AVG 7 LNG 48 TD 3 INT 1 SACK 0 SYL 0 RTG 137.6), A.J. Davis RB (ATT 127 YDS 530 AVG 4.2 LNG 22 TD 4), V. Davis RB (ATT 61 YDS 314 AVG 5.1 LNG 61 TD 5), M. French WR (REC 96 YDS 850 AVG 8.9 LNG 96 TD 4).
Syracuse Orange vs Pittsburgh Panthers Betting Numbers
Syracuse is 2-7 ATS in their last 9 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 13 of Pittsburgh’s last 18 games.
Syracuse Orange vs Pittsburgh Panthers Betting Picks
Pittsburgh has already made a mark with a bang this season. The Panthers are coming in strong with all the NCAA football betting lines on their side. A clean victory is expected for Pittsburgh with a score of 38-10.