Boston College (@2.63) vs Louisville (@1.47)

Our Prediction:

Louisville will win

Boston College – Louisville Match Prediction | 06-10-2019 12:30

The Cardinals came up short against Florida State two weeks ago, falling 35-24. Cunningham has thrown for 433 yards and four TDs in two games after replacing the injured Jawon Pass. Louisville's defeat came despite a quality game from WR Dez Fitzpatrick, who caught seven passes for 133 yards and one touchdown -- a 74-yarder from QB Malik Cunningham in the fourth quarter. Louisville is 1-6 straight up in its last seven home games.

Between NFL departures, injuries and eligibility concerns, the Hokies lost 10 contributors. This Labor Day showdown has major ACC implications. And the advantage goes to the defensive unit that didn't implode during the offseason. Virginia Tech and Florida State are respected, but neither is favored to win its side of the division. That's too much to overcome on the road in Week 1.

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Cardinals QB Malik Cunningham will probably play on Saturday against the Boston College Eagles after clearing from a leg injury. The NCAAF pick for this game is the Louisville Cardinals -6.5. QB Jawon Pass is not sure on Saturday with a foot ailment while DL Dejmi Dumervil-Jean is out of the season with an undisclosed cause. DB Tresean Smith is out of this ball game under suspension. Boston College Eagles vs Louisville Cardinals. Expected to win this match up is the Louisville Cardinals with a score of 28-24.

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Boston College is going to need to continue to tighten up on defense, especially on third down where they struggled. Their defense is improved over last year's pitiful effort, and they have begun to install a running game that can dominate weaker opponents. This weekend they have Scott Satterfield and the new look Louisville Cardinals, and they have to play them on the road. Boston College needs to turn the page after losing last week's matchup against Wake Forest at home 27-24. The Cardinals are still a team in flux but they are not a team that should be taken lightly.

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The Eagles come into this game with a record of 3-2 in 2019. As a team, they are averaging 251 yards on the ground per contest which is 1st in the conference. They are allowing teams to run for an average of 4.3 yards per rush ranking them 10th in the ACC and 77th in college football overall. When talking about yards rushing, Boston College is allowing 183 yards per game ranking them 12th in the Atlantic Coast Conference and 103rd in D-1. They are one of top scoring teams in the nation averaging 31.6 points per contest, putting them 59th in D-1. The Eagles have one of the middle tier defenses in Division 1, giving up 26.4 points per contest ranking them 10th in the Atlantic Coast Conference. For total yards, they sit in 3rd in the ACC and 12th in D-1 with 2,361 yards. In total, they have conceded 915 rushing yards through 5 games. When it comes to yards through the air, the Eagles have allowed 1,106 yards. Teams are completing 67.1% of the passes they throw against them and averaging 7.7 yards per attempt.

Louisville ranks 90th in passing offense, while BC comes in at 99th against the pass. There is nothing that has shown me anything different. When Louisville Throws The Ball: Advantage Louisville. This is about as close to a tie as you can get. I gave Louisville the nod here because even bad offenses have been able to move the ball on the road against the Eagles.

Clemson is a common opponent and Texas A&M fared much better in defeat to the Tigers than NC State did. The Aggies also have two top-15 wins (LSU, Kentucky), while NC State's record came against mostly weak competition. Quarterbacks Kellen Mond (Texas A&M) and Ryan Finley (NC State) both perform well, but coach Jimbo Fisher's team owns the fourth quarter to finish 9-4.

Louisville Cardinals VS Boston College Eagles

The game pits two older coaches who repeatedly show they haven't lost their touch in San Diego State's Rocky Long (68) and Ohio's Frank Solich (74). Ouellette (739 rushing yards, seven touchdowns in the final five games). While the Aztecs' defense is stingy as usual, their poor finish seems tough to ignore, especially when Ohio won five of its final six behind surging running back A.J.