Duke vs Troy Prediction NCAAF Picks 12/22

Duke vs Troy Prediction NCAAF Picks 12/22

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NCAAF Predictions: 76 Birmingham Bowl - Troy vs. Duke

Experience the thrill of the 76 Birmingham Bowl as the Troy Trojans clash with the Duke Blue Devils on December 23, 2023, at 10:00 AM in Protective Stadium. Dive into the comprehensive analysis of this exciting bowl game:

Game Information

The 76 Birmingham Bowl is set to kick off at 10:00 AM in Protective Stadium, with a game-time temperature of 56 degrees in Birmingham, AL. ABC/ESPN+ will provide coverage. Troy, boasting an impressive 11-2 overall record, faces Duke, standing at 7-5. The point spread is set at -7 in favor of Troy, with an Over/Under of 44.5 points.

 

Team Stats and Leaders

Troy Trojans

Quarterback G. Watson has been outstanding, amassing 3,339 passing yards, 27 touchdowns, and only 5 interceptions. Running back K. Vidal has contributed significantly with 1,582 rushing yards and 14 touchdowns, while receiver J. Barber leads in receptions with 892 yards and 5 touchdowns.

Duke Blue Devils

Quarterback R. Leonard has thrown for 1,102 yards, 3 touchdowns, and 3 interceptions. Running back J. Waters has gained 753 rushing yards and scored 12 touchdowns. Keep an eye on receiver J. Moore, who has recorded 794 receiving yards and 8 touchdowns.

 

Recent Performance

Troy Trojans

Troy enters the 76 Birmingham Bowl on a high note, with a convincing victory against APP and a solid performance against USM. Their potent offense, led by G. Watson and K. Vidal, positions them as strong contenders to secure another win against Duke.

Duke Blue Devils

Duke approaches the bowl game with a mixed recent performance, securing a notable win against PITT but facing challenges against UVA and UNC. Their ability to bounce back from tight matchups will be crucial as they take on the formidable Troy Trojans.

 

Prediction:

Anticipate a commanding performance from the Troy Trojans in the 76 Birmingham Bowl, as they aim not only to win but also to cover the -7 points spread. With a stellar season record of 11-2 and key playmakers like G. Watson and K. Vidal in top form, Troy is well-positioned to dominate against Duke. The -7 points spread reflects Troy's potential to secure a convincing victory, making it a favorable choice for bettors.

 

Pick: Troy -7.0 -110

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