Notre Dame at Navy - 11/12/22 College Football Picks and Prediction
Navy Midshipmen (3-6) vs Notre Dame Fighting Irish (6-3)
Game Info: Saturday, November 12, 2022 at 12:00 pm (M&T Bank Stadium)
Betting Odds: Navy Midshipmen +15.5 -- Over/Under: 39.5 Click Here for the Latest Odds
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The Notre Dame Fighting Irish will play the Navy Midshipmen in a non-conference game on Saturday afternoon at M&T Bank Stadium in Baltimore, Maryland.
The Notre Dame Fighting Irish are 6-3 this season after they defeated Clemson by a score of 35-14 in their last game. Notre Dame out gained Clemson by a total of 348-281 and forced two turnovers in the win. The Notre Dame offense is averaging 29.1 points per game with 184 passing yards per game and 195.1 rushing yards per game. Drew Pyne has thrown for 1,278 yards, 14 touchdowns, and four interceptions for the Fighting Irish this season. Audric Estime has rushed for 662 yards and nine scores, while Michael Mayer has caught 51 passes for 624 yards and seven touchdowns for Notre Dame. The Notre Dame defense is allowing 21.2 points per game and 328.1 yards per game.
The Navy Midshipmen are 3-6 (3-4) this season after they lost to Cincinnati by a score of 20-10 in their last game. Navy was out gained by a total of 354-260 and could only manage to score 10 points in the loss. The Navy offense is averaging 22.1 points per game with 99.7 passing yards per game and 236.9 rushing yards per game. Tai Lavatai was the starting quarterback for Navy, but is out for the season with injury. Maasai Maynor has thrown for 81 yards for the Midshipmen this season. Daba Fofana has rushed for 502 yards and five scores, while Jayden Umbarger has caught 16 passes for 265 yards and two touchdowns for Navy. The Navy defense is allowing 24.8 points per game and 363 yards per game.
Notre Dame is 14-2-1 ATS in their last 7 November games and 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games against the ACC. The under is 9-3 in Notre Dame’s last 12 neutral site games. Navy is 3-0-1 ATS in their last 4 neutral site games and 5-2 ATS in their last 7 games. The over is 4-1 in Navy’s last 5 games. The over is 8-3 in these two teams last 11 head to head meetings.
Notre Dame is coming off of a huge win against Clemson and may start a little slow in this game. Navy has lost three of their last four games and is missing their starting quarterback. I expect Notre Dame to run away with this game.