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Marshall vs. Middle Tennessee College Football Odds, Plays and Insights

The Marshall Thundering Herd (2-2, 0-0 C-USA) are 10-point favorites when they visit the Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders (1-3, 0-0 C-USA) in a C-USA matchup on Saturday, October 2, 2021 at Johnny "Red" Floyd Stadium. The point total is set at 65.5.

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Odds for Marshall vs. Middle Tennessee

Odds courtesy of SI Sportsbook.

Over/Under Insights

  • Marshall has combined with its opponents to score more than 65.5 points just one time this year.
  • Middle Tennessee's games have gone over 65.5 points in just one opportunity this season.
  • The two teams combine to score 69.3 points per game, 3.8 more than the total in this contest.
  • This contest's over/under is 13.2 points above the 52.3 these two squads combine to allow per game this season.
  • The average total in Thundering Herd games this season is 53.9, 11.6 points fewer than Saturday's over/under of 65.5 .
  • The 56.7 PPG average total in Blue Raiders games this season is 8.8 points fewer than this game's over/under.
  • So far this year Marshall has two wins against the spread.
  • The Thundering Herd have been favored by 10 points or more two times this season and have not covered the spread in any of them.
  • Marshall's games this year have gone over the total in four out of four opportunities.
  • The Thundering Herd score 40.3 points per game, 10.5 more than the Blue Raiders allow per contest (29.8).
  • When Marshall puts up more than 29.8 points, it is 2-2 against the spread and 2-2 overall.
  • The Thundering Herd average 135.0 more yards per game (552.0) than the Blue Raiders give up per outing (417.0).
  • When Marshall churns out more than 417.0 yards, the team is 1-2 against the spread and 2-1 overall.
  • This year, the Thundering Herd have turned the ball over nine times, one more than the Blue Raiders' takeaways (8).
  • Find the latest spread and moneyline odds for Marshall at SISportsbook.
  • Thus far this year Middle Tennessee is winless against the spread.
  • The Blue Raiders have yet to cover the spread this season when underdogs by 10 points or more.
  • Middle Tennessee's games this year have gone over the total in one out of three opportunities (33.3%).
  • The Blue Raiders score 6.5 more points per game (29.0) than the Thundering Herd give up (22.5).
  • Middle Tennessee is 0-0-1 against the spread and 1-1 overall when the team records more than 22.5 points.
  • The Blue Raiders average 348.0 yards per game, 78.0 fewer yards than the 426.0 the Thundering Herd allow.
  • The Blue Raiders have turned the ball over three times, four fewer times than the Thundering Herd have forced turnovers (7).
  • Head to SISportsbook to find the latest moneyline, spread and over/under odds for this matchup.

Season Stats

MarshallStatsMiddle Tennessee

40.3

Avg. Points Scored

29.0

22.5

Avg. Points Allowed

29.8

552.0

Avg. Total Yards

348.0

426.0

Avg. Total Yards Allowed

417.0

9

Giveaways

3

7

Takeaways

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