SEC opponents will meet when the No. 1 Georgia Bulldogs (8-0) meet the No. 2 Tennessee Volunteers (8-0).
Georgia vs. Tennessee Odds
The spread for this matchup is set at 8 points, with oddsmakers listing Georgia as the favorites.
As for the moneyline, Georgia has -298 odds to pick up the win, while Tennessee is listed at +234 to claim victory.
Finally, the over/under for the game is set at 65 points.
How to Watch Georgia vs. Tennessee Live?
- Game Day: Saturday, November 5, 2022
- Game Time: 3:30 PM ET
- TV Channel: CBS
- Location: Athens, Georgia
- Stadium: Sanford Stadium
Georgia has been clicking on all fronts this season, ranking second-best in total offense (530.1 yards per game) and fourth-best in total defense (262.6 yards allowed per game). Georgia has been a tough matchup for opposing teams, as they rank top-25 in both scoring offense (sixth-best with 41.8 points per game) and scoring defense (second-best with 10.5 points allowed per game) this year. Georgia has been a difficult matchup for opposing teams in the passing game, with a top-25 ranking in both passing offense (eighth-best with 328.1 passing yards per game) and passing defense (13th-best with 177.1 passing yards allowed per game) this year. Georgia has been thriving on both offense and defense in the running game, ranking 22nd-best in rushing offense (202 rushing yards per game) and fifth-best in rushing defense (85.5 rushing yards allowed per game). Georgia has been firing on all cylinders on third down this year, owning the seventh-best mark in third-down conversion rate (52.1%) and 10th-best in third-down defense (28.8% third-down percentage allowed). Georgia has forced nine total turnovers (96th in the FBS) this season and have turned it over eight times (20th in the FBS) for +1a turnover margin of +1, 60th-ranked in college football.
Tennessee’s offense has been consistently moving the chains, piling up 553 total yards per game (best) this season. On defense, it ranks 81st by giving up 393.8 total yards per game. Tennessee’s offense has been thriving, compiling 49.4 points per game (best) this season. On defense, it ranks 26th by surrendering 21 points per game. While Tennessee’s pass defense has been stuck in neutral, ranking fifth-worst by giving up 300.8 passing yards per game, its offense ranks second-best with 353.4 passing yards per contest. Tennessee has been top-25 in rushing on both sides of the ball this season, as it ranks 24th-best in rushing yards per game (199.6) and ninth-best in rushing yards surrendered per game (93). Tennessee has been top-25 on third down on both offense and defense this season, as it ranks 10th-best in third-down conversion rate (50.5%) and 17th-best in third-down rate allowed (31%). Tennessee has produced 16 forced turnovers this season and have turned the ball over eight times, resulting in a +8 turnover margin, which ranks ninth-best in the FBS.
Georgia vs. Tennessee Betting Analysis
Georgia Betting Insights
Georgia is 3-4-0 against the spread this season. Georgia is 3-4 ATS when playing as at least 8-point favorites. This season, Georgia games have hit the over twice. The Bulldogs have won all five of the games they have been the moneyline favorite this season. The Bulldogs have played in five games as a moneyline favorite with odds of -298 or shorter and won them all.
Volunteers Betting Insights
Tennessee have put together a 7-1-0 record against the spread this season. Tennessee has a perfect 1-0 ATS record when playing as at least 8-point underdogs. Tennessee games have gone over the total five times this year. The Volunteers won the only game they’ve played as the underdog this season. The Volunteers have been at least a +234 moneyline underdog four times this season and won each of those games.
Georgia vs. Tennessee Against The Spread & Betting Records
|Point Total AVG||56.6||57.3||55.0|
|Implied Total AVG||45.9||47.4||42.0|
|Moneyline Favorite Record||5-0||3-0||2-0|
|Moneyline Underdog Record||0-0||0-0||0-0|
|Point Total AVG||65.3||65.9||63.3|
|Implied Total AVG||42.8||45.8||33.5|
|Moneyline Favorite Record||4-0||2-0||2-0|
|Moneyline Underdog Record||1-0||1-0||0-0|
Players to Watch
- The Bulldogs’ defense has been aided by the contributions of Jamon Dumas-Johnson, who has suited up for eight games and posted 26 tackles, five TFL, and two sacks.
- The Bulldogs’ defensive unit has been aided by the contributions of Christopher Smith, who has played eight games and delivered one sack to go with three TFL, 18 tackles, and two interceptions.
- The Bulldogs’ defense has been aided by the play of Nolan Smith, who has played eight games and recorded 13 tackles, six TFL, and three sacks.
- Malaki Starks, as part of the Bulldogs’ defensive unit, has totaled 20 tackles and two interceptions in eight games.
- On defense, Trevon Flowers has helped keep opposing offenses in check with two interceptions to go with 45 tackles, one TFL, one sack, and two passes defended in eight games.
- In eight games for the Volunteers, Byron Young has registered 19 tackles, four TFL, and five sacks.
- In eight games for the Volunteers, Aaron Beasley has registered 44 tackles and three TFL.
- Jeremy Banks has delivered 34 tackles and two TFL In eight games for the Volunteers.
Georgia vs. Tennessee Predictions and Pick
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Our prediction to win this matchup is Georgia, and we project that Tennessee will cover the spread (Georgia -8). Finally, we see the scoring in this one going under the posted total of 65 points.