College football betting odds heavily favor Oregon on Saturday night even though the Ducks come into the game off a loss while Purdue comes into the game off a win.
Oregon is a 12-point favorite on the college football betting line with a total of 58.5. College football betting odds had Oregon losing their opener on the road at Boise State while Purdue won at home against Toledo. It was not a good opener for Oregon in college football betting odds as they not only lost the game but also lost star running back LeGarrette Blount for the season after he was suspended for throwing a punch after the game.
The Ducks begin a four-game homestand where there season could be decided in college football betting odds as they face Purdue, Utah and California in tough games. Oregon was pathetic against Boise State on offense so they need quarterback Jeremiah Masoli to get going and they will need to find a replacement for Blount. Last year Oregon averaged 41.9 points per game as sports betting stats indicated, so look for things to turn around this week in college football betting odds.
Purdue is coming off a nice 52-31 win in college football betting odds last week against Toledo in head coach Danny Hope’s debut. Purdue had 535 yards of total offense last week led by running back Ralph Bolden who had 234 rushing yards and two touchdowns. Quarterback Joey Elliott was 17-of-28 tosses for 220 yards and three touchdowns but also threw three interceptions. Purdue’s defense did not play well last week as they gave up 493 yards to Toledo.
Purdue and Oregon have played twice in college football betting history with each team wining game. Last year it was Oregon winning 32-26 in overtime. The Boilermakers are 4-1 against the college football betting line in their last 5 games overall. The Boilermakers are 4-1-1 against the college football betting odds in their last 6 vs. the Pac-10.
The Ducks are 7-3 against the college football betting odds in their last 10 vs. the Big Ten. The Ducks are 13-6 against the college football betting line in their last 19 games in September.
The Under is 5-1 in college football betting odds in the Boilermakers last 6 games as an underdog. The Over is 10-4-2 in college football betting odds in the Boilermakers last 16 non-conference games. The Over is 4-0-1 in the Ducks last 5 games as a home favorite in college football betting odds. The Over is 4-1-1 in the Ducks last 6 on the college football betting line vs. the Big Ten.