Eagle Bank Bowl odds information tells us that it is a rare bowl rematch since the teams met back in September as Navy pulled off the big upset, winning 24-17. The Demon Deacons were 17 point favorites back then but are just three point favorites in EagleBank bowl betting.
EagleBank bowl odds show that Navy finished the season with the better record at 8-4 while Wake Forest was 7-5. The Demon Deacons played the tougher schedule though and that is why they are favored in EagleBank bowl odds. The game earlier this season was weird in that Wake Forest turned the ball over five times in the first half and trailed 17-0 as EagleBank Bowl betting information tells us. The Demon Deacons rebounded to get back in the game but didn’t win.
EagleBank bowl odds information shows that the key to this game on Saturday will be the rushing attack of Navy versus the Wake Forest defense.
"We know what they are going to do," Navy slotback Shun White said, "and they know what we are going to do." Navy rushed for 292 yards and had the ball for almost 37 minutes as EagleBank bowl odds stats tell us in that first meeting. Wake Forest led the country in turnover margin coming into that game according to EagleBank bowl odds statistics, which is why it was so weird they turned it over five times in the first half. "We played them earlier this year in which we lost a game we thought we could have won," Wake Forest cornerback Alphonso Smith said. "We didn't play Wake Forest football."
Wake Forest has a solid defense as EagleBank bowl odds statistics indicate. They were in the Top 20 in the country against the run as EagleBank Bowl odds stats show, so they should give Navy a test. Star linebacker Aaron Curry won the Dick Butkus award as EagleBank betting information tells us. EagleBank bowl odds show that he had a team-high 10 tackles, including two for loss in their first meeting.
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