Bulldogs host Rebels in Week 10 action
Mississippi Rebels vs Georgia Bulldogs Odds
The Georgia Bulldogs, coming off their upset of Florida, continue their efforts toward another SEC East Division crown when they host the Rebels of Ole Miss Saturday afternoon (3:30 pm ET, CBS).
The 'Dawgs, who at 5-1 in SEC play can win the East again if they can win out in conference play, were early 13-point favorites over the Rebs, who haven't beaten Georgia since 1996.
Betting Line: Sportsbooks such as Sportsbook.ag had set the Bulldogs as 17.5-point favorites on the opening line for this contest.
Power Rankings / Prediction: It's a betting matchup between the No. 38-rated Bulldogs and the No. 53-ranked Rebels, according to the NCAAF Power Rankings here at Odds Shark. Predictive-scoring models run on this game indicate a potential 44-35 result in favor of the Bulldogs.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits Georgia's No. 25-ranked offense, averaging 36.8 PPG, against a Rebels defense that ranks No. 60 this week at 26.6 PPG. The Bulldogs aerial game is averaging 265.2 yards per game, more than the Rebels secondary allows through the air, 221.5 YPG per game.
Defensively, the Rebels feature the league's No. 17-rated road run defense, allowing 102 yards per game. Georgia, meanwhile, ranks No. 16 in rushing offense at home.
Mississippi was a 30-27 winner in their most recent outing on the road against Arkansas. They covered the 6.5-point spread as underdogs, while the total score (57) made winners of UNDER bettors. In their last game, the Rebels were Week 9 winners, coming out on top of the Razorbacks by a score of 30-27.
Last time out for Georgia, they were a 17-9 winner as they battled Florida at home. Georgia covered in the match as a 6.5-point underdog, while 26 combined points moved the game UNDER for totals bettors. Florida was unable to contain Todd Gurley in its last action Saturday and the result was a 17-9 Week 9 loss against the Bulldogs.
Mississippi Rebels Trends:
When playing in November are 2-8
When playing on grass are 1-9
After being outgained are 3-7
When playing within the conference are 2-8
Georgia Bulldogs Trends:
When playing in November are 8-2
When playing on grass are 8-2
After outgaining opponent are 7-3
When playing within the conference are 8-2
A few Rebels at Bulldogs trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Mississippi's last 5 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Mississippi's last 7 games when playing Georgia
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Mississippi's last 5 games
Mississippi is 7-16 SU in its last 23 games
Georgia is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games at home
Georgia is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing Mississippi
Georgia is 7-1 SU in its last 8 games
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Georgia's last 7 games when playing Mississippi
Mississippi home to Vanderbilt, Saturday, November 10
Georgia at Auburn, Saturday, November 10