Washington at Stanford: 10/30/21 College Football Picks and Predictions
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Stanford Cardinal (3-4) vs Washington Huskies (3-4)
Game Info: Saturday, October 30, 2021 at 10:30 pm (Stanford Stadium)
Betting Odds: Stanford Cardinal -2 -- Over/Under: 47.5 Click Here for the Latest Odds
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The Washington Huskies and Stanford Cardinal face off on Saturday in a Pac 12 college football showdown at Stanford Stadium. When these two teams faced off in December, Stanford won 31-26.
Washington comes into this game with a 3-4 record overall but they have lost two of their last three games. In the last game against Arizona they really struggled and it took a 14-0 run in the fourth quarter to come away with the five point victory. Washington is averaging 23.1 points while the defense is giving up 19.7 points per game. Under center for Washington is Dylan Morris and he has thrown for 1,663 yards, 10 touchdowns and eight interceptions. Sean McGrew has been the top running back rushing 73 times for 269 yards, and six touchdowns. In this game, the offense needs to get out to a faster starter, and not wait until the 4th quarter to start scoring their points.
On the other side of this matchup is the Stanford Cardinal who sit with a 3-4 record overall and they have lost two games in a row. In the last game against Washington State, the offense scored 31 points, but the defense gave up 34 points, and that led to the defeat. Stanford is averaging 26.57 points while the defense is giving up 28 points per game. Under center for Stanford is Tanner McKee and he has thrown for 1722 yards, 14 touchdowns, and three interceptions. Running back Nathaniel Peat has been the top player on the ground rushing for 333 yards and two touchdowns.
Washington is 0-4 against the spread in their last four games overall. Stanford is 1-4 against the spread in their last five games. Washington is 0-4 against the spread in their last four against Stanford. The over is 4-1 in the last five meetings.
Washington’s strength overall this season has been the defense giving up only 19.7 points per game and that will continue the success in this game. It might not be enough to win this game and cover the spread, but it’s going to keep this game lower scoring. Back the under to cash.