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Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets vs. Florida State Seminoles 2020 NCAA Football Betting Preview

Georgia Tech is in the midst of a painful transition. Second-year head coach Geoff Collins is transforming an option offense program into a new normal. Collins will need time and recruits to pull this off. In other words, a long and winding road lies ahead. In like manner, Florida State is also turning the page. Namely, Mike Norvell begins his era as Seminoles head coach. Norvell arrives after leading Memphis to their best College Football betting season in history. While Florida State is a traditional power its been neglected. Hence the belief Norvell can jumpstart FSU.

Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets vs. Florida State Seminoles

Date and Time:Saturday, September 12, 2020, 3:30 p.m. ET
Location:Doak Campbell Stadium, Tallahassee, Florida
Georgia Tech vs. Florida State TV Coverage:ABC
Georgia Tech vs. Florida State odds at SBG:
TeamSpreadTotalML
Georgia Tech+12½ (-110)54½ (-110)+365
Florida State-12½ (-110)54½ (-110)-460
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Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets vs. Florida State Seminoles Overview

In the eyes of the betting public Florida State remains a name brand. Although perhaps a bit tarnished. FSU still carries a sportsbook cache. Especially against a team like Georgia Tech. Even in their best years, the Yellow Jackets don’t draw much public action. And the Ramblin’ Wreck hasn’t been able to profit from enhanced prices. Of great concern is the Georgia Tech makeover. Florida State’s inconsistency is covered by raw talent.

Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets Team Overview

Second-year coach Geoff Collins is confident about the future. Collins believes that metro Atlanta can supply enough talent to succeed with a contemporary offense. Still, Collins faces a very difficult immediate future. Last year’s 3-9 record is a probable portent of the future.

Florida State Seminoles Team Overview

Mike Norvell deserves all of his accolades for the Memphis Miracle. More emphatically he is regarded as a top offensive mind. Also, Norvell is a top-flight recruiter. Recent years have gone to waste at Florida State. Poor coaching and uncommitted administration were the culprits. In comparison, Norvell’s brings a sense of renewal and focus. The end result is that fan apathy is over.

Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets and Florida State Seminoles vs. The Line

The Yellow Jackets are:

  • 1-3-1 against the spread as road dogs
  • 5-1 over the total getting points on the road
  • 4-1-1 vs. the line in ACC away games
  • 8-1 over the total on the ACC road
  • 3-1 on the board in their last four games at Florida State
  • 1-2 under the total in away games vs. the Seminoles

The Seminoles are:

  • 5-2 against the spread as home favorites
  • 2-4 under the total laying points at Doak Campbell Stadium
  • 1-9 vs. the odds head to head with Georgia Tech
  • 3-5 under the total in their series with the Yellow Jackets
  • 5-1 on the board in home ACC games
  • 1-6 under the total at home against the ACC

Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets vs. Florida State Seminoles SBG Free Picks

As has been noted Georgia Tech has a strong College Football Betting value in this series. Further, Tech has been a strong play on the ACC road. Public money will chase the Florida State and Norvell hype. Keep in mind the Seminoles are learning a new system. In short, that could make for an ugly first game.

Yellow Jackets vs. Seminoles SBG Best Bet: Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets

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