Oregon vs UW: Betting Odds, Pick
Washington has lost nine straight games to Oregon, going 0-8-1 against the spread during that stretch. The two Pac-12 rivals meet against Saturday in Seattle.
Oregon opened as 14-point favorites over the Huskies.
The Ducks won last season’s meeting, 52-21, covering as 25.5-point favorites. Oregon has covered in seven consecutive games overall.
Washington is coming off a gritty performance in a loss at Stanford. Huskies’ QB Keith Price and RB Bishop Sankey have formed a formidable duo that will be pressed with keeping the ball away from Oregon’s explosive offense.
Ducks’ QB Marcus Mariota has emerged as a Heisman favorite and leads an Oregon attack averaging 59.2 points per game.
The power rankings show a disparity between these teams, with the Huskies rated this week at No. 14 and the Ducks sitting at No. 2. It may or may not play a role in OddsShark score prediction models that turned out a 55-29 result in favor of the Ducks this week.
Oregon won its last outing, a 57-16 result against Colorado on October 5. Oregon covered in that game as a 38-point favorite, while the 73 combined points took the game OVER the total. In their last game, Oregon's aerial attack generated 355 yards and the Ducks came away with a 57-16 victory over Colorado at Folsom Field. Keith Price's 350-yard performance through the air wasn't enough last time out, as Stanford earned a 31-28 win over Washington on Saturday at Stanford Stadium.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Washington's No. 34-ranked offense (37.4 PPG) against a Ducks defense that ranks No. 2 at 11.8 PPG. The Huskies passing attack has averaged 298.2 yards per game, more than the Ducks give up through the air (204.8 YPG on average).
Defensively, the Ducks feature the league's No. 49-rated road run defense, allowing 157.5 yards per game. Washington, meanwhile, ranks No. 13 in rushing offense at home.
A few Ducks at Huskies trends to consider:
Washington is 5-1 ATS in its last 6 games
Washington is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
Oregon at Washington State, Saturday, October 19th
Washington at Arizona State, Saturday, October 19th