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Northwestern Wildcats vs Purdue Boilermakers Week 13 Betting Preview, Odds and Pick

Northwestern Wildcats

vs

Purdue Boilermakers
Saturday, November 22, 2014 12:00 PM ET
Ross-Ade Stadium

The Purdue Boilermakers host Northwestern on Saturday, looking to build on their 6-3-1 ATS mark against the 4-6 Wildcats in NCAA college football betting action at Ross-Ade Stadium.

Northwestern Wildcats vs Purdue Boilermakers Opening Odds and Betting Line

Sportsbooks such as 5Dimes had set the Purdue Boilermakers as 2-point underdogs on the opening betting line for this contest.

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Computer Prediction: Northwestern Wildcats vs Purdue Boilermakers Pick

A 31-29 result in favor of the Boilermakers is the prediction by the Odds Shark handicapping pick engine. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming NCAAF matchups here.

Northwestern Wildcats vs Purdue Boilermakers Odds and Stats.

Team Betting Records & Power Rankings

The Northwestern Wildcats will try to spoil to the party on Saturday; they are 4-6 ATS against the spread this season, while the Purdue Boilermakers are 6-3-1 ATS. Northwestern is 3-7 on the over under betting totals; Purdue is 5-5. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Purdue vs Northwestern injuries news.

The Purdue Boilermakers sit at No. 100 in the current College Football Power Rankings here at Odds Shark, while the Northwestern Wildcats are at No. 80 on that chart.

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How Northwestern Wildcats vs Purdue Boilermakers Stats Matchup

Offensively, the game matches up the Purdue Boilermakers No. 89-ranked offense (25.6 PPG) against a Northwestern Wildcats defense that ranks No. 47 at 24.1 PPG. The Purdue Boilermakers passing attack has averaged 187.5 yards per game, less than the Northwestern Wildcats give up through the air (217.4 YPG on average).

Defensively, the Northwestern Wildcats feature the league's No. 37-rated road run defense, allowing 150.75 yards per game. Purdue, meanwhile, ranks No. 109 in rushing offense at home.

Recent Outings Betting Recap

Justin Jackson went over the 100-yard mark (149) in his team's latest effort as Northwestern defeated Notre Dame by a score of 43-40 on Saturday.

In their last game, the Boilermakers were Week 11 losers coming out on the wrong end of 34-16 score against Wisconsin.

Northwestern Wildcats vs Purdue Boilermakers Betting Odds Trends

Northwestern is 5-15 ATS in its last 20 games
Northwestern is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 13 of Northwestern's last 17 games
Northwestern is 4-10 SU in its last 14 games when playing Purdue
Purdue is 3-17 SU in its last 20 games
Purdue is 6-12 ATS in its last 18 games at home
Purdue is 2-10 SU in its last 12 games at home
Purdue is 10-4 SU in its last 14 games when playing Northwestern

Next Betting Matchups

Northwestern home to Illinois, Saturday, November 29th
Purdue at Indiana, Saturday, November 29th

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