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Troy Trojans vs Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders 09/19/2020 NCAAF Tips, Picks & Predictions

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Troy Trojans vs Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders 09-19-2020 NCAAF Tips Picks & Predictions

Troy Trojans vs Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders 09/19/2020 – Troy Trojans will be playing their first game of the season as they take the road to kick-off against Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders from Johnny Red Floyd Stadium in Murfreesboro, Tennessee. The Trojans had a disappointing season as they held a 3-5 record in their conference play. Overall Troy held a 5-7 record. Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders are coming off a terrible defeat against Army Black Knights in their opening game last week. The Blue Raiders will try to bounce back in this game at home. Online football betting picks and predictions have every detail about this interesting game.

When: Saturday, September 19, 4:00 PM ET
Where: Johnny “Red” Floyd Stadium, Murfreesboro, Tennessee
TV: ESPNU
Stream: SofaScore

Troy Trojans vs Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders 09/19/2020

Team SP/RL TOTAL ML
Troy Trojans -4.5 (-115) 64 o (-110) -147
Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders +4.5 (-105) 64 u (-110) +133
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Troy Trojans

Troy Trojans will look to have a better season this year as they look forward to getting to the top of the Sun Belt Conference play. The Trojans held an average of 456 yards per game. When it comes to scoring, the Trojans held 34 points on average. Top players from the receiving end, Reggie Todd, Khalil McClain and Kaylon Geiger will return to their squad. Quarterback Gunnar Watson will take his place as well but Parker McNeil might make an easy appearance. Troy had a weak defensive side as they surrendered 36 points to opponents. The good news is the Trojans are bringing back eight of their top tacklers this season.

Players to watch: K. Barker QB (CMP 299 ATT 460 YDS 3628 CMP% 65 AVG 7.9 LNG 64 TD 30 INT 10 SACK 27 SYL -155 RTG 148.4), G. Watson QB (CMP 13 ATT 22 YDS 89 CMP% 59.1 AVG 4 LNG 25 TD 0 INT 0 SACK 0 SYL 0 RTG 93.1), D. Billingsley RB (ATT 155 YDS 901 AVG 5.8 LNG 70 TD 10), T. Woolfolk RB (ATT 71 YDS 287 AVG 4 LNG 17 TD 3), K. Geiger WR (REC 77 YDS 873 AVG 11.3 LNG 57 TD 5).

Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders

Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders held the second last spot in the Conference-USA East. The Blue Raiders held a 3-5 conference record while they settled with a 4-8 record overall. The Blue Raiders were helpless against Army’s running performance while they gave up 340 yards. Quarterback Asher O’Hara struggled as he touched just 36 yards with 46 passing yards. O’Hara had 39 rushing yards and two interceptions for his team. From the defensive end, Redd Blankenship took the lead with nine tackles while Jarrin Pierce managed 33 yards with four receptions.

Players to watch: T. Brady QB (CMP 373 ATT 613 YDS 4057 CMP% 60.8 AVG 6.6 LNG 59 TD 24 INT 8 SACK 27 SYL 185 RTG 88), J. Edelman WR (CMP 2 ATT 2 YDS 47 CMP% 100 AVG 23.5 LNG 32 TD 1 INT 0 SACK 0 SYL 0 RTG 158.3), S. Michel RB (ATT 247 YDS 912 AVG 3.7 LNG 26 TD 7), R. Burkhead RB (ATT 65 YDS 302 AVG 4.6 LNG 33 TD 3), J. Pierce WR (REC 4 YDS 33 AVG 8.3 LNG 13 TD 0).

Troy Trojans vs Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders Betting Numbers

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Troy Trojans

Troy is 4-8 ATS in their last 12 games.
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Troy’s last 6 games.
Troy is 3-6 SU in their last 9 games.
Trojans are 5-1-1 ATS in their last 7 games against Middle Tennessee.
Troy is 6-1 SU in their last 7 games against Middle Tennessee.

Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders

The total has gone OVER in 5 of Middle Tennessee’s last 7 games.
Middle Tennessee is 1-4 SU in their last 5 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Middle Tennessee’s last 8 games against Troy.
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Middle Tennessee’s last 7 games at home.
Middle Tennessee is 6-2 SU in their last 8 games against an opponent in the Sun Belt conference.

Troy Trojans vs Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders Betting Picks

Middle Tennessee was not strong enough to get past Army and the best online college football betting sites are against their success in their game. Back The Trojans to open this season with a 31-17 victory.