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Pittsburgh Panthers Host the Duke Blue Devils in Week 12 NCAA Football Betting Odds Action

The Duke Blue Devils will be looking to pick up a win and cover the spread when they take on the Panthers in Pittsburgh at Heinz Field on Saturday in Week 12 action.

Opening Odds & Computer Pick

The visiting Duke Blue Devils opened as 6.5-point underdogs in this one at BetOnline and most sportsbooks tracked here at Odds Shark. No total had been posted as of writing time check the live lines pages in the coming days to see where the number opened.

Odds Shark score prediction models pick a 34-28 result in favor of the Panthers on Saturday. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming NCAAF matchups here.

Duke Blue Devils vs Pittsburgh Panthers Matchup

Team Betting Records & Power Rankings

The Pittsburgh Panthers sit at 6-4 (4-6 ATS) on the season; in comparison, the Duke Blue Devils are currently 4-6 (7-3 ATS). Looking to bet on the totals? Pittsburgh is 9-1 OU, and Duke is 2-8 OU. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Pittsburgh vs Duke injuries news.

According to the Power Rankings here at Odds Shark it's the No. 65-rated Pittsburgh Panthers and the No. 71-rated Duke Blue Devils in this matchup.

Statistical Matchup

Offensively, the game matches up the Pittsburgh Panthers No. 22-ranked offense (37.6 PPG) against a Duke Blue Devils defense that ranks No. 42 at 24.2 PPG. The Pittsburgh Panthers passing attack has averaged 212.5 yards per game, less than the Duke Blue Devils give up through the air (224.4 YPG on average).

In comparing defenses, the Duke Blue Devils own the league's No. 87-rated front 7 in terms of stopping the run, allowing 217 yards per game when on the road. Pittsburgh, on the other hand, rates No. 39 this week in generating rushing yards at home.

Recent Outings Betting Recap

Last time we saw the Tar Heels, they had no answer for Shaun Wilson as the Blue Devils rolled to a 28-27 victory at Wallace Wade Stadium.

Nathan Peterman led his team to victory last time out, throwing for 308 yards Saturday as the Panthers downed the Tigers 43-42 at Memorial Stadium.

Betting Trends
  • Duke is 5-0 ATS in its last 5 games
  • Duke is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games
  • The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Duke's last 6 games
  • Duke is 4-1 ATS in its last 5 games on the road
  • Pittsburgh is 4-8 ATS in its last 12 games
  • Pittsburgh is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games
  • The total has gone OVER in 5 of Pittsburgh's last 5 games
  • Pittsburgh is 1-5 ATS in its last 6 games at home

Next Betting Matchups

Duke at Miami-FL, Saturday, November 26th
Pittsburgh home to Syracuse, Saturday, November 26th

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