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Penn State vs. Purdue – College Football – Predictions, Betting Lines, Odds and Trends

Big Ten play features the Penn State Nittany Lions (0-0) taking on the Purdue Boilermakers (0-0) on Thursday, September 1, 2022 at Ross-Ade Stadium. The Nittany Lions are favored by 3.5 points. The over/under is set at 53.5 in the contest.

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Penn State vs. Purdue Betting Trends

  • Penn State had seven wins in 13 games against the spread last season.
  • The Nittany Lions went 5-3 as 3.5-point favorites or more last season.
  • Last season, three of Penn State’s 13 games went over the point total.
  • Penn State finished 6-2 in games it was listed as the moneyline favorite last season (winning 75% of those games).
  • When playing as a moneyline favorite with odds of -176 or shorter, Penn State had a 3-2 record (winning 75% of its games).
  • Purdue’s record against the spread last season was 8-5-0.
  • Purdue’s ATS record as an underdog of 3.5 points or greater was 3-3 last season.
  • In 13 Purdue games last year, five of them went over the total.
  • Purdue was an underdog in seven games last season and won four (57.1%) of those contests.
  • Purdue had a record of 2-1 in games where sportsbooks had them as underdogs of at least +147 on the moneyline.

Penn State vs. Purdue: Over/Under Trends

  • Penn State games finished with more than 53.5 points times last year.
  • Purdue’s games finished with over 53.5 points scored times last year.
  • The total for this matchup is 53.5 points, 0.6 fewer than the combined scoring average of the two teams for last season.
  • These teams allowed a combined 39.7 points per game a season ago, 13.8 fewer points than this contest’s total.
  • The over/under for this game is 53.5 points, 2.0 more than the average point total for Nittany Lions games a year ago.
  • The average total points scored in Boilermakers games last year (53.5) is 0.4 points higher than the total for this matchup.

Penn State Players to Watch

  • Sean Clifford put up a passing stat line last year of 3,107 passing yards with a 61% completion rate (261-of-428), 21 touchdowns, eight interceptions, and an average of 239.0 yards per game. His rushing stat line was 97 carries for 172 yards and two touchdowns while averaging 13.2 yards per game.
  • Keyvone Lee went to work last year, rushing for 536 yards on 109 carries (41.2 yards per game) and scoring two touchdowns.
  • Noah Cain ran for 350 yards on 106 carries (26.9 ypg), with four rushing touchdowns last year.
  • In the previous season, Jahan Dotson reeled in 91 catches for 1,182 yards (90.9 ypg). He also scored 12 touchdowns.
  • Parker Washington produced last year by catching 64 passes for 820 yards and four touchdowns. He collected 63.1 receiving yards per game.
  • KeAndre Lambert-Smith’s stat line last year looked like this: a total of 521 yards, 34 catches, three touchdowns, and 40.1 yards per game.

Purdue Players to Watch

  • Aidan O’Connell averaged 285.5 passing yards per outing and tossed 28 touchdowns last season.
  • King Doerue compiled 533 rushing yards and two touchdowns on the ground during last year’s campaign.
  • Zander Horvath ran for three rushing touchdowns on 320 yards a year ago.
  • David Bell averaged 98.9 receiving yards and collected six receiving touchdowns over the course of the 2021 season.
  • Milton Wright averaged 56.3 receiving yards per game in 2021, scoring seven touchdowns.
  • Jackson Anthrop caught 53 passes on his way to 570 receiving yards and five touchdowns a season ago.

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