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Michigan Wolverines Hosting the Penn State Nittany Lions Week 7 Odds and Betting Pick

Penn State Nittany Lions

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Michigan Wolverines
Saturday, October 11, 2014 7:00 PM ET
Michigan Stadium

Penn State will try and pin another conference loss on East Division rival Michigan when these two Big Ten foes clash this Saturday. The Nittany Lions are coming off a bye after posting a 4-1 SU (3-2 ATS) record in their first five games. The total has stayed UNDER in three of their last four games.

The Wolverines' downward slide continued this past Saturday with a 26-24 loss to Rutgers as 3-point road underdogs. They are now 2-4 both SU and ATS on the year. Penn State has won the last four meetings both SU and ATS and the total has gone OVER in three of the games.

Penn State Nittany Lions vs Michigan Wolverines Opening Odds and Betting Line

Betting fans looking to back the visiting Penn State Nittany Lions in this one found them as -2-point favorites on the opening college football point spread at TopBet. Bookmark the college football odds pages to see where the over under number opens in this game.

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Computer Prediction: Penn State Nittany Lions vs Michigan Wolverines Pick

Odds Shark computer prediction handicapping models run on this game pick a 34-31 victory for the Nittany Lions. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming NCAAF matchups here.

Penn State Nittany Lions vs Michigan Wolverines Odds and Stats.

Team Betting Records & Power Rankings

Michigan battles the Penn State Nittany Lions, currently with a 4-1 mark (3-2 ATS). The over under records, important for totals betting, are 2-3-1 for the Wolverines and 2-3 for the Penn State Nittany Lions. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Michigan vs Penn State injuries news.

According to the Power Rankings here at Odds Shark it's the No. 69-rated Michigan Wolverines and the No. 37-rated Penn State Nittany Lions in this matchup.

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How Penn State Nittany Lions vs Michigan Wolverines Stats Matchup

Offensively, the game matches up the Michigan Wolverines No. 104-ranked offense (22.33 PPG) against a Penn State Nittany Lions defense that ranks No. 10 at 14.6 PPG. The Michigan Wolverines passing attack has averaged 173.17 yards per game, less than the Penn State Nittany Lions give up through the air (228.6 YPG on average).

In comparing defenses, the Penn State Nittany Lions own the league's No. 7-rated front 7 in terms of stopping the run, allowing 63 yards per game when on the road. Michigan, on the other hand, rates No. 55 this week in generating rushing yards at home.

Recent Outings Betting Recap

Penn State was hammered in its last outing, as Northwestern ran up a 29-6 score against them at Beaver Stadium.

The Wolverines suffered a Week 6 loss against Rutgers in their last game, falling 26-24 at High Point Solutions Stadium.

Penn State Nittany Lions vs Michigan Wolverines Betting Odds Trends

Penn State is 4-2 ATS in its last 6 games
Penn State is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games
Penn State is 2-5-1 ATS in its last 8 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Penn State's last 6 games on the road
Michigan is 1-4 ATS in its last 5 games
Michigan is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of Michigan's last 12 games
Michigan is 2-4 ATS in its last 6 games at home

Next Betting Matchups

Penn State home to Ohio State, Saturday, October 25th
Michigan at Michigan State, Saturday, October 25th

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