By reason of their past does Georgia’s Kirby Smart and LSU’s Ed Orgeron have defensive reputations. These head coaches built their reputations on defense and recruiting. Smart has kept that recipe for success in College Football betting Games. However, Orgeron has evolved into something else. He has confounded his critics by overseeing a program with the most dynamic offense in the land. Adding to those credentials is Heisman Trophy candidate Joe Burrow. Specifically, the Ohio State transfer quarterback has made the difference in the Bayou. LSU will face Georgia in the SEC Championship Game. The winner is playoff-bound!
Georgia Bulldogs Vs. LSU Tigers – 2019 SEC Championship Game
|Date and Time:||Saturday, December 7, 2019, 4 p.m. ET|
|Location:||Mercedes Benz Stadium, Atlanta, Georgia|
|Georgia vs. LSU TV Coverage:||CBS|
Georgia Bulldogs vs. LSU Tigers Overview
LSU has a sports betting record of 12-0 straight up, 7-5 vs. the odds, and 8-4 over the total. Last week the Tigers scored a 50-7 revenge home payout over Texas A&M. LSU has national metrics of second for scoring offense and 32nd for points allowed.
By contrast, Georgia is 11-1 straight up, 7-5 vs. the spread and 3-9 under the total. Georgia Tech was annihilated at home by UGA 52-7 on Saturday. Overall the Bulldogs rank 40th for scoring offense, but a more impressive second for points allowed.
Key Bulldogs: QB Jake Fromm (2385 YDS, 62% COMP, 7.6 AVG, 21 TD, 3 INT, 9 SACKS, 146.2 RTG), RB D’Andre Swift (193 ATT, 1203 TDS, 6.2 AVG, 7 TD), WR George Pickens (33 REC, 498 YDS, 15.1 AVG, 6 TD), PK Rodrigo Blankenship (43-43 XP, 24-28 FG, 115 PTS), LB Azeez Ojulari (30 TACKLES, 4.5 SACKS)
Key Tigers: QB Joe Burrow (4366 YDS, 78.3% COMP, 10.9 AVG, 44 TD, 6 INT, 203.0 RTG), RB Clyde Edwards Helaire (182 ATT, 1233 YDS, 6.8 AVG, 16 TD), WR Ja’Marr Chase (70 REC, 1457 YDS, 20.8 AVG, 17 TD), PK Cade York (70-74 XP, 18-21 FG, 124 PTS), S JaCoby Stevens (75 TACKLES, 5 SACKS, 3 INT)
Georgia And LSU Against the Spread
The Bulldogs Are:
- 5-1-1 vs. the odds as a dog
- 11-3 against the spread in their last 14 away games
- 7-3 over the total on the road
- 9-3 on the board in their last 12 Southeastern Conference games
- 2-8 under the total in SEC matchups
The Tigers Are:
- 8-2-1 against the spread on the road
- 5-2 over the total away from home
- 4-2-2 on the board in their last eight SEC matchups
- 6-2 over the total when facing Southeastern Conference opponents
- 3-0-1 vs. the odds head to head with Georgia
- 7-1 over the total in their series with the Bulldogs
Georgia Bulldogs vs. LSU Tigers College Football Betting Games Picks
On this occasion, Georgia’s defense may provide the College Football Betting Games advantage. LSU’s defense is pretty good but hardly dominant. And the Georgia offense is more talented than its metrics reveal. As a matter of fact, these teams are even when it comes to raw material. As the saying goes “Defense Wins Championships.” Georgia in an upset!
Georgia Vs. LSU College Football Betting Games Pick: Georgia Bulldogs
Georgia Vs. LSU College Football Betting Games Score Prediction: Georgia 27, LSU 24