As good of a game as any for handicappers to bet this week in football is the match between Miami Florida and Virginia Tech. The Las Vegas Strip and offshore betting odds are Virginia Tech -6 or -6.5 and a total of 51. The opening odds were -4 and 51. The game is on ESPN at 7 ET.
The trends at sportsbooks see Miami getting 60 percent of the spread votes, while the over-under sees 56 percent on the under. “It is very rare when the public is betting both the under and the underdog in the same game,” says Bob Warner of Lines-Maker.com.
Pro bettors bring into play distinct key handicapping key performance indicators than the losing donk. Here is an analysis of that game from a wagering perspective. To contrast yards per rush on offense, the pre-eminence scientifically goes to Miami by 1.9. yards per pass is another gage consumed by Vegas whales. The lead is owned by Miami by .4. Perhaps the most made use of number by skilled gamblers is yards per point. From the offensive examination the better metrics are is in the column of Miami Florida by .3.
Onward to strategic records on the defensive side of the ball. The yards per rush guide says the best run defense in this game anyway is a dead heat. The better-quality passing yards per pass data on defense give the omnipotence to Virginia Tech by .5. In terms of yards per point, the better of the two defenses is Miami forcing 6.5 more.
Yards per point is determined by dividing total yards by number of points. Offensively a lower number is considered more efficient. On defense, a higher number is better.
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Spread betting trends (all records are ATS): Virginia Tech 21-10 Thursdays. Virginia Tech 21-10 Thursdays. Totals angles: Miami under 13-6 conference. Virginia Tech 21-10 Thursdays. Miami under 7-1 after allowing more than 280 yards passing previous game.