Wake Forest at North Carolina - 11/6/21 College Football Picks and Prediction

Wake Forest at North Carolina - 11/6/21 College Football Picks and Prediction Photo by Bob Donnan-USA TODAY Sports

North Carolina Tar Heels (4-4) vs Wake Forest Demon Deacons (8-0)

Game Info: Saturday, November 6, 2021 at 12:00 pm (Kenan Memorial Stadium)

Betting Odds: North Carolina Tar Heels -3 -- Over/Under: 76.5 Click Here for the Latest Odds

The Wake Forest Demon Deacons will travel to Chapel Hill to face the Tar Heels of North Carolina early on Saturday Morning. The Demon Deacons have yet to lose a game this season and are ranked in the top 10 for the first time in program history. Although both of these teams are in the ACC, this game will NOT count in the conference standings. 

Wake Forest is coming off of a 38 point conference win against Duke. Quarterback Sam Hartman has been named ACC Quarterback of the Week the past two weeks. In last year's matchup, Hartman threw for 429 yards and four touchdowns on 29-45 and 0 interceptions. 

Despite the dominance straight up, they are only 4-4 ATS on the year. The Demon Deacons are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games as an underdog. With that one loss coming last season obviously. With this being counted as a non conference matchup, I look for the Demons to find motivation from the losing history they have in this matchup. The Demon Deacons are 1-4 ATS in their last 5 meetings in North Carolina and must change that if they look to win this one. 

Get 15% OFF ALL Premium Pick and Package Purchases in August use code: aug15 (no limit) !!!!!

UNC is coming off of a 10 point loss to Notre Dame in which QB Sam Howell surpassed T.J. Yates to become North Carolina’s career-leader in passing yards. Last time he faced Wake he earned 571 yards of total offense. 

North Carolina is 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games and 3-5-0 against the spread this year. Although UNC made a 21 point comeback last year, this is a Wake Team that has bigger fish to fry in a potential college football playoff appearance. 

Last year, this game went well over the total. The over is 5-0 in the last 5 meetings in North Carolina. The over is also 5-1 in Demon Deacons last 6 road games. I expect this to be a high scoring match up as the two teams combine to average 79.9 points per game, 3.9 more than the over/under in this one.  

Wake Forest will need to win in order to enter the conversation for a College Football Playoff bid. That added to last year’s blunder is enough to motivate Wake to keep their perfect record. I think the wrong team is favored here. I’ll take Wake on the ML.

Risk Free Bets, Free Bets and Deposit Bonuses CLICK HERE!!!!

Clayton’s Pick Wake Forest ML

Get Premium Picks Start Winning Now »
The pick in this article is the opinion of the writer, not a PickDawgz site consensus.

Mitch's Take...

MLB Picks & Predictions Today 8/17/22 | Ron's Rundown

Credit Guaranteed Packages

Packages with Credit Guarantees automatically give you a credit if the package does not turn a profit—the sum of betting all individual picks. THESE ARE NOT PARLAYS UNLESS OTHERWISE CLEARLY STATED. If a credit guaranteed package does not profit, a credit for its full purchase price is automatically issued after picks are graded and verified.

For example, if you purchase a $39.95 package that doesn’t profit, you’ll get a $39.95 credit towards any future purchase(s) on our site. Credits are usually issued within hours of a game’s conclusion, so please allow a few hours for final verification.

To use your credits, log in to your account and add another package or pass to your cart. Credits will automatically reduce what you owe. Any remaining balance will be settled through our payment system, with any leftover credits available future purchases. Credits do not expire.

Dismiss