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College Football Week 2 Picks: South Carolina Gamecocks vs. Georgia Bulldogs

Jeff GrantContributor IOctober 11, 2016

College Football Week 2 Picks: South Carolina Gamecocks vs. Georgia Bulldogs

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    The South Carolina Gamecocks are 5-0-1 against the spread in their last six meetings with the Georgia Bulldogs, which is important to consider when making your Week 2 college football picks Saturday, as the two teams prepare to meet at Sanford Stadium.

    Sports bettors will find that the Gamecocks are 3.5-point road underdogs in the NCAA football odds, with the betting total sitting at 56 in the market.

    Let's take a closer look at this Southeastern Conference matchup from a betting perspective, while offering up a prediction along the way.

     

    Gambling stats via SBR Forum.

South Carolina Gamecocks

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    The South Carolina Gamecocks are coming off a 27-10 victory over the North Carolina Tar Heels as 11-point home favorites last Thursday, while going UNDER the betting total of 56.

    College football handicappers will find that the Gamecocks have gained 356 or more yards in their last four meetings with the Georgia Bulldogs.

Georgia Bulldogs

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    The Georgia Bulldogs will look to bounce back from a 38-35 loss to the Clemson Tigers as 1.5-point road favorites last Saturday, while going OVER the betting total of 70.5.

    Bulldogs senior quarterback Aaron Murray is 1-10 straight up in his career against Top 10 opponents.

Prediction

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    I'm going to recommend that readers back the South Carolina Gamecocks, as they've covered their last five games in the month of September.

    College Football Pick: South Carolina Gamecocks +3.5

     

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