At the beginning of the College Football Playoff rankings, Clemson was struggling for respect. Of course, the Tigers are a top tier national championship contender. Most important of all head coach Dabo Swinney’s team is a strong betting on College Football value. Wake Forest has been one of the most impressive teams other than Clemson in the ACC. Yet the Demon Deacons are 33-point dogs for Saturday’s matchup at Death Valley. Wake Forest is a solid team but lacks defense. Clemson is a nuclear superpower that is now into full gear. Thus, the huge spread.
Wake Forest Demon Deacons Vs. Clemson Tigers
|Date and Time:||Saturday, November 16, 2019, 3:30 p.m. ET|
|Location:||Memorial Stadium, Clemson, South Carolina|
|Wake Forest Vs. Clemson TV Coverage:||ABC|
Wake Forest Demon Deacons Vs. Clemson Tigers Overview
Wake Forest has an online wagering record of 7-2 straight up, 4-4-1 vs. the line and 3-6 under the total. Last week the Demon Deacons lost at Virginia Tech 36-17. Wake Forest ranks 13th in the nation for total offense, but 77th for defense.
By contrast, Clemson is 10-0 straight up, 7-3 vs. the odds with 5-5 on totals. The Tigers are coming off a 55-10 win at NC State. Overall, Clemson ranks second for total offense and third for points allowed.
Key Demon Deacons: QB Jamie Newman (2297 YDS, 64.5% COMP, 8.1 AVG, 22 TD, 7 INT, 13 SACKS, 153.7 RTG), RB Cade Carney (109 ATT, 429 YDS, 3.9 AVG, 3 TD), WR Sage Surratt (66 REC, 1001 YDS, 15.2 AVG, 11 TD), PK Nick Sciba (38-38 XP, 16-16 FG), DL Carlos Basham Jr (40 TACKLES, 7.5 SACKS)
Key Tigers: QB Trevor Lawrence (2303 YDS, 67,1% COMP, 9.1 AVG, 23 TD, 8 INT, 6 SACK, 167.6 RTG), RB Travis Etienne (137 ATT, 1214 YDS, 8.9 AVG, 13 TD), WR Tee Higgins (36 REC, 735 YDS, 20.4 AVG, 5 TD), PK BT Potter (54-54 XP, 8-14 FG), LB Isaiah Simmons (69 TACKLES, 5 SACKS)
Wake Forest and Clemson Betting Trends
The Demon Deacons are:
- 13-6-1 against the spread on the road
- 5-4 over the total away from home
- 10-4 against the line in their last 14 Atlantic Coast Conference away games
- 5-9 under the total on the road in ACC matchups
- 3-1 on the board head to head at Clemson
- 1-4 under the total at Death Valley against the Tigers
The Tigers are:
- 6-3 vs. the odds in their last nine home games
- 5-3 over the total at Death Valley
- 6-2 against the spread at home vs. Atlantic Coast Conference teams
- 4-6 under the total at Death Valley against ACC opponents
- 1-4 on the board head to head against Wake Forest
- 4-2 over the total against the Demon Deacons
Wake Forest Demon Deacons Vs. Clemson Tigers Betting on College Football Picks
In this situation, we have a Wake Forest team that has enough offense to stay within range of the huge number. As was previously noted the Demon Deacons have the proven ability to bring Betting on College Football value at Clemson. And on the road as well.
Wake Forest Vs. Clemson Betting on College Football Pick: Wake Forest Demon Deacons
Wake Forest Vs. Clemson Betting on College Football Score Prediction: Wake Forest 28, Clemson 48