Stanford vs Washington Prediction NCAAF Picks 10/28
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- Oct 28, 2023, 5:14:17 AM
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NCAAF Predictions: Washington Huskies vs. Stanford Cardinal
The upcoming clash between the Washington Huskies and the Stanford Cardinal promises to be an interesting PAC-12 battle.
The game is scheduled for October 28, 2023, at 4:00 PM and will take place at Stanford Stadium in Stanford, CA. The game will be broadcast on FS1, and the game-time temperature is expected to be around 67 degrees. Washington is heavily favored by 27.5 points, and the over/under is set at 61 points.
The Washington Huskies have had an impressive season, boasting a perfect 7-0 record, including a 4-0 conference record. Quarterback M. Penix Jr. has been outstanding, throwing for 2,576 yards, 20 touchdowns, and just 5 interceptions. Running back D. Johnson has contributed 346 rushing yards and 5 touchdowns, while R. Odunze has excelled in the receiving category with 818 yards and 6 touchdowns.
Washington's stats are among the best in the league, with an average of 507.1 total yards per game, 403.3 passing yards, and 103.9 rushing yards. Their defense is equally formidable, allowing only 386.7 total yards per game.
The Huskies have been dominant in their last five games, securing victories against ASU, ORE, ARIZ, CAL, and MSU. Their offense and defense have displayed great consistency throughout the season.
The Stanford Cardinal have faced struggles this season, holding a 2-5 record, including a 1-4 conference record. Quarterback A. Daniels has thrown for 1,225 yards, 8 touchdowns, and 3 interceptions. Running back C. Filkins has 206 rushing yards and 1 touchdown, while E. Ayomanor has 591 receiving yards and 4 touchdowns.
Stanford's stats average 362.4 total yards per game, including 234.4 passing yards and 128.0 rushing yards. While their defense has shown vulnerabilities, allowing 465.9 total yards per game, they have the potential to cover the spread against Washington.
Stanford's recent games resulted in losses against UCLA, ORE, ARIZ, and SAC, with one hard-fought win against COLO. The Cardinal are aware of the challenges they face against the mighty Huskies.
The Washington Huskies, with their powerful offense and strong defense, are the favorites to win this matchup. Quarterback M. Penix Jr. and the balanced Washington team should be able to secure a victory against the struggling Stanford Cardinal.
However, Stanford, with the potential to cover the +27.5 points spread, shouldn't be underestimated. They have faced a tough season but have shown signs of resilience. While Washington is expected to win, Stanford might limit the points deficit thanks to a determined performance.
It's likely that Washington will secure a victory, but keep an eye on Stanford's ability to cover the spread against a team of Washington's caliber.
Don't miss the PAC-12 showdown between the Washington Huskies and the Stanford Cardinal on October 28, 2023, at Stanford Stadium. Washington's powerful form makes them the team to watch, but Stanford may provide a spirited performance that enables them to cover the spread.
Pick: Stanford to Cover +27.5 Points Spread