Miami vs Louisville Week 1 NCAAF Odds

Monday Night Football will be a college football affair this week as the Miami Hurricanes take on the Louisville Cardinals at Pap John's Cardinal Stadium - with favored Louisville making the shift from the AAC to the tougher ACC.

The Cardinals were an UNDER machine last season, going just 3-10 on the OVER/UNDER for totals bettors on the college football betting lines at the sportsbooks. Miami, meanwhile, is coming off a weak ATS campaign in which they went just 5-8 ATS for their supporters.

Miami is 7-2 ATS past nine games as road underdog, but just 1-7 ATS in its last 8 games overall.

Louisville meanwhile is 7-1 SU in its last 8 games at home, while Miami is 5-1 ATS in its past six openers.

Miami Hurricanes vs Louisville Cardinals Opening Odds and Betting Line

The Miami Hurricanes were listed as 3-point underdogs on the opening NCAA football line at Bovada and most sportsbooks tracked by Odds Shark. The total was 53.5 early in the week over at TopBet.

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Computer Prediction: Miami Hurricanes vs Louisville Cardinals Pick

Odds Shark computer prediction formulas pick a 46-32 win for the Cardinals on Monday. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming NCAAF matchups here.

Miami Hurricanes vs Louisville Cardinals Odds and Stats.

Team Betting Records & Power Rankings

The Louisville Cardinals sport a record of 12-1 and 6-7 ATS heading into this betting matchup, while the Miami Hurricanes sit at 9-4 and 5-8 ATS on the season. The over under totals records are 3-10 for the Cardinals and 7-6 for the Hurricanes. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Louisville vs Miami injuries news.

The game pits the Louisville Cardinals, currently No. 7 in our Odds Shark NCAA Football Power Rankings, against the Miami Hurricanes, who rate No. 61 in the latest survey.

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How Miami Hurricanes vs Louisville Cardinals Stats Matchup

The game also pits Louisville's No. 25-ranked offense, averaging 35.15 PPG, against a Miami defense that ranks No. 66 this week at 26.77 PPG. The Louisville aerial game is averaging 314 yards per game, more than the Miami Hurricanes secondary allows through the air, 249.85 YPG per game.

Defensively, the Miami Hurricanes feature the league's No. 99-rated road run defense, allowing 215.33 yards per game. Louisville, meanwhile, ranks No. 94 in rushing offense at home.

Recent Outings Betting Recap

Last time out for Miami, they were a 36-9 loser as they battled Louisville on the road. Miami failed to cover in the match as a 5.5-point underdog, while 45 combined points moved the game UNDER for totals bettors. Miami didn�t make much of a game of it last time out, losing to the Cardinals as Louisville blasted them 36-9 in Russell Athletic Bowl action.

Next Betting Matchups

Miami home to Florida A&M, Saturday, September 6th
Louisville home to Murray State, Saturday, September 6th