TransPerfect Music City Bowl’s Best Betting Forecast for Tennessee Volunteers vs Purdue Boilermakers 12/30/2021
Tennessee Volunteers vs Purdue Boilermakers 12/30/2021 – The Tennessee Volunteers managed to secure a spot for the Music City Bowl after finishing third in the Southeastern Conference play. The Volunteers are all set to take on the Purdue Boilermakers from Nissan Stadium in Nashville, Tennessee. Purdue Boilermakers are coming off tough competition in the Big 10 West but they managed to finish at the fourth spot. The Boilermakers will enter this game riding a two-game winning streak. The online sportsbook odds have predicted a winner for this game based on the recent college football betting trends.
Tennessee Volunteers vs Purdue Boilermakers 12/30/2021
|When:||Thursday, December 30, 3:00 PM ET|
|Where:||Nissan Stadium, Nashville, Tennessee|
|Volunteers||+3 (-107)||58.5 o (-107)||+138|
|Boilermakers||-3 (-107)||58.5 u (-107)||-152|
The Volunteers were a top team this season with a 4-4 Conference record and a 7-5 overall record. Tennessee finished right behind Kentucky and they stayed ahead of the Missouri Tigers. In their last game, the Volunteers took out the Vanderbilt Commodores with ease when they scored 45 and gave up only 21 points. Theo Jackson contributed a 55-yard interception and returned for a TD to put the Volunteers on the board first. Wide receiver Cedric Tillman contributed six passes in 106 yards against the Commodores.
Players to watch: H. Hooker QB (CMP 180, ATT 261, YDS 2567, CMP% 69, AVG 9.8, LNG 75, TD 26, INT 3, SACK 34, SYL -167, RTG 182.2), J. Milton III QB (CMP 32, ATT 62, YDS 375, CMP% 51.6, AVG 6, LNG 53, TD 2, INT 0, SACK 7, SYL -48, RTG 113.1), J. Small RB (ATT 114, YDS 612, AVG 5.4, LNG 37, TD 8), H. Hooker QB (ATT 148, YDS 561, AVG 3.8, LNG 29, TD 5), C. Tillman WR (REC 57, YDS 931, AVG 16.3, LNG 70, TD 9).
The Purdue Boilermakers won six of their nine conference games and managed to finish their regular season with an 8-4 record. Purdue held the same record as the Wisconsin Badgers in the Big 10 West. The Boilermakers defeated Indiana in their last game with a final score of 44-7. Purdue’s powerful offense has been their advantage this entire season. Quarterback Aidan O’Connell contributed four TDs and passed the ball for 278 yards. Wide receiver David Bell caught six passes and covered 79 yards with one score.
Players to watch: A. O’Connell QB (CMP 289, ATT 393, YDS 3178, CMP% 73.5, AVG 8.1, LNG 60, TD 23, INT 8, SACK 16, SYL -129, RTG 156.7), J. Plummer QB (CMP 87, ATT 127, YDS 864, CMP% 68.5, AVG 6.8, LNG 59, TD 7, INT 0, SACK 9, SYL -53, RTG 143.8), K. Doerue RB (ATT 125, YDS 488, AVG 3.9, LNG 31, TD 2), Z. Horvath RB (ATT 74, YDS 262, AVG 3.5, LNG 24, TD 3), D. Bell WR (REC 93, YDS 1286, AVG 13.8, LNG 60, TD 6).
Tennessee Volunteers vs Purdue Boilermakers Betting Numbers
Tennessee are 2-4 ATS in their last 6 games.
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Tennessee’s last 5 games.
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Tennessee’s last 8 games this season.
Tennessee are 5-0 SU in their last 5 games against an opponent in the Big Ten conference.
Tennessee are 2-8 SU in their last 10 games played in December.
Purdue are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of Purdue’s last 12 games.
Purdue are 4-1 SU in their last 5 games.
Purdue are 5-2 ATS in their last 7 games this season.
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Purdue’s last 5 games against an opponent in the Southeastern conference.
Tennessee Volunteers vs Purdue Boilermakers Betting Picks
The Boilermakers are a strong team, but the Volunteers are playing this game at home. The Music City Bowl Predictions are in favor of the Volunteers to win this game and cover the spread with a predicted score of 38-34.