Bulldogs vs Razorbacks Betting Matchup Report

Arkansas RazorbacksMississippi State Bulldogs
Nov 17, 12:21 PM | Grass of Davis Wade Stadium at Scott Field

Arkansas Razorbacks vs Mississippi State Bulldogs Odds

4-6TEAM RECORD7-3

The visiting Razorbacks hope to send their backers to the pay window on Saturday as they look to cover the spread at Davis Wade Stadium at Scott Field against the Bulldogs.

They bring a 7-3 record (5-5 ATS) to the Week 12 battle against the 4-6 Razorbacks, who are 2-8 ATS against the spread. Over under bettors have seen Mississippi State go 2-6-1 so far and the Razorbacks go 6-3.

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Betting Line: The Bulldogs were listed as 6.5-point favorites at sportsbooks such as Bovada on the college football lines.

Power Rankings / Prediction: The OddsShark Power Rankings have the Bulldogs at No. 43 and the Razorbacks at No. 89 heading into this contest. Handicapping models project a 35-22 result in favor of the Bulldogs.

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How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Mississippi State's No. 61-ranked offense (29.4 PPG) against a Razorbacks defense that ranks No. 80 at 30 PPG. The Bulldogs passing attack has averaged 238 yards per game, less than the Razorbacks give up through the air (291.1 YPG on average).

Defensively, the Razorbacks feature the league's No. 20-rated road run defense, allowing 120.7 yards per game. Mississippi State, meanwhile, ranks No. 68 in rushing offense at home.

Arkansas lost its last outing, a 38-20 result against South Carolina on November 10. Arkansas failed to cover in that game as a 13-point underdog, while the 58 combined points took the game OVER the total. The Razorbacks suffered a Week 11 loss against South Carolina in their last game, falling 38-20 at Williams-Brice Stadium.

In their last action, Mississippi State was a 37-17 loser on the road against LSU. They failed to cover the 14.5-point spread as underdogs, while the combined score (54) was profitable news for OVER bettors. Last time out, Mississippi State could not slow down WinningWR, who managed 140 receiving yards in the Tigers 37-17 victory over the Bulldogs Saturday.

Arkansas Razorbacks Trends:
When playing in November are 8-2
When playing on grass are 5-5
After being outgained are 6-4
When playing within the conference are 5-5

Mississippi State Bulldogs Trends:
When playing in November are 4-6
When playing on grass are 7-3
After being outgained are 5-5
When playing within the conference are 5-5

A few Razorbacks at Bulldogs trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Arkansas's last 5 games when playing Mississippi State
Arkansas is 12-1 SU in its last 13 games when playing Mississippi State
Arkansas is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games when playing on the road against Mississippi State
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Arkansas's last 5 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Mississippi State's last 5 games when playing Arkansas
Mississippi State is 7-1 SU in its last 8 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Mississippi State's last 5 games at home
Mississippi State is 9-3 SU in its last 12 games

Next up:
Arkansas home to LSU, Saturday, November 24
Mississippi State at Mississippi, Saturday, November 24

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