ACC opponents will do battle when the Pittsburgh Panthers (7-4) battle the Miami Hurricanes (5-6) at Hard Rock Stadium in Miami Gardens, Florida.
Pittsburgh vs. Miami Odds
The spread for this matchup is set at 6.5 points, with oddsmakers listing Pittsburgh as the favorites.
As for the moneyline, Pittsburgh has -258 odds to pick up the win, while Miami is listed at +207 to claim victory.
Finally, the total for the game is set at 43.5 points.
How to Watch Pittsburgh vs. Miami Live?
- Game Day: Saturday, November 26, 2022
- Game Time: 8:00 PM ET
- TV Channel: ACC Network
- Location: Miami Gardens, Florida
- Stadium: Hard Rock Stadium
Pittsburgh has the 64th-ranked offense this year (392.7 yards per game), and has been even more effective on defense, ranking 16th-best with just 313.7 yards allowed per game. Pittsburgh is totaling 29.8 points per game on offense, which ranks them 57th in the FBS. On defense, the defense ranks 46th, allowing 24.1 points per game. Pittsburgh is putting up 217.5 passing yards per game offensively this season (87th in the FBS), and is surrendering 219.2 passing yards per game (59th) on defense. Pittsburgh ranks 51st in rushing yards this season (175.2 rushing yards per game), but has been shining on the other side of the ball, ranking eighth-best in the FBS with 94.5 rushing yards allowed per game. Pittsburgh has the 61st-ranked offense this year in terms of third-down efficiency (39.6% conversion rate), and has been more effective defensively, ranking 18th-best with a 31.6% third-down percentage allowed. Pittsburgh has forced 14 total turnovers (89th in the FBS) this season and have turned it over 17 times (74th in the FBS) for -3a turnover margin of -3, 100th-ranked in college football.
Miami ranks 86th with 365.8 total yards per contest on offense, and it ranks 55th with 364.3 total yards surrendered per contest on the defensive side of the ball. Miami is generating 24.3 points per game on offense this season (91st-ranked). Meanwhile, it is surrendering 25.4 points per contest (58th-ranked) on defense. Miami ranks 60th in the FBS with 236.0 passing yards per contest on offense, and it ranks 76th with 230.5 passing yards ceded per contest on the defensive side of the ball. In terms of rushing, Miami ranks 95th in the FBS on offense (129.8 rushing yards per game) and 42nd defensively (133.8 rushing yards allowed per contest). With a 41.6% third-down conversion rate on offense, Miami ranks 49th in the FBS. Defensively, it ranks 95th, allowing a 41.6% third-down rate. With 20 forced turnovers (21st in the FBS) and 22 turnovers committed (118th in the FBS) this season, Miami ranks 100th in the FBS with a turnover margin of -2.
Pittsburgh vs. Miami Betting Analysis
Pittsburgh Betting Insights
Pittsburgh is 4-7-0 against the spread this season. In games it has played as 6.5-point favorites or more, Pittsburgh has an ATS record of 2-4. Pittsburgh games have finished with a final combined score above the over/under seven times this season. The Panthers have been the moneyline favorite eight total times this season. They’ve gone 7-1 in those games. In games they have played as a moneyline favorite with odds of -258 or shorter, the Panthers have gone 1-1 (80%).
Hurricanes Betting Insights
Miami has covered the spread only two times in 11 games with a set number. Miami has yet to cover a spread when it is at least 6.5-point underdogs (0-3). This year, Miami games have hit the over five times. This season, the Hurricanes have won one out of the four games in which they’ve been the underdog. The Hurricanes are 0-1 this season when entering a game as the underdog by +207 or more on the moneyline.
Pittsburgh vs. Miami Against The Spread & Betting Records
|Point Total AVG||51.6||51.4||52.0|
|Implied Total AVG||31.0||32.4||28.5|
|Moneyline Favorite Record||7-1||5-1||2-0|
|Moneyline Underdog Record||0-3||0-1||0-2|
|Point Total AVG||52.6||57.7||46.6|
|Implied Total AVG||33.9||39.2||27.6|
|Moneyline Favorite Record||3-3||1-3||2-0|
|Moneyline Underdog Record||1-3||0-1||1-2|
Players to Watch
- The Panthers’ defensive unit has been aided by the contributions of Sirvocea Dennis, who has played 11 games and recorded 65 tackles, 6.0 TFL, and 5.5 sacks.
- Calijah Kancey has helped lead the Panthers’ defense with 7.5 sacks to go along with 11.0 TFL and 24 tackles in 11 games.
- Erick Hallett has hit the gridiron for 11 games, collecting 28 tackles, 2.0 TFL, and three interceptions for the Panthers.
- The Panthers’ defense has been aided by the play of Deslin Alexandre, who has played 11 games, compiling 5.5 sacks to go with 5.0 TFL and 26 tackles.
- In 11 games for the Hurricanes, Akheem Mesidor has posted 7.0 sacks to go with 7.0 TFL and 26 tackles.
- In 11 games for the Hurricanes, Kamren Kinchens has totaled six interceptions to go with 24 tackles, 1.0 TFL, and six passes defended.
- In 11 games for the Hurricanes, James Williams has recorded 33 tackles and one interception.
- DJ Ivey has registered two interceptions to go with 27 tackles, 1.0 TFL, and two passes defended In 11 games for the Hurricanes.
Pittsburgh vs. Miami Predictions and Pick
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Our pick to win this matchup is Pittsburgh, and we expect that Pittsburgh will cover the spread (Pittsburgh -6.5). Finally, we see the scoring in this one going over the posted total of 43.5 points.