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College Football Picks Week 9 – Colorado State vs Fresno State

College Football Picks and Predictions on this Week 9 Mountain West game between Colorado State Rams vs Fresno State Bulldogs


Free College Football Picks and Predictions on this Thursday Night Football Game between the Colorado State Rams vs Fresno State Bulldogs. This Mountain West matchup is set to kick off on October 29th at 10pm et at Jim Sweeney Field in Fresno, California.

The current College Football odds have the Colorado State Rams as -2 favorites and the over/under at 59 total points.

The betting public has 67 percent of their money on Colorado State as the road favorites. These two teams last met in October 2019 where Colorado State beat Fresno State outright as 13-point underdogs in a 41-31victory.

Colorado State will open up their season this Thursday Night where they’ll going up against this Fresno State defense who’s coming off a short week and who also gave up 552 total yards last week. The Rams had a miserable 4-8 season in 2019. Colorado State lost their leading rusher from last season, but return their power running back in Marcus McElroy.

Head coach Steve Addazio hasn’t made an official decision on the starting quarterback yet, but we know it will be between incumbent Patrick O’Brien and Todd Centeio, a junior graduate transfer from Temple.

The Rams pass offense were ranked No. 1 in the Mountain West but ranked No. 9 in rush defense.

Colorado State are 5-2 ATS in their last 7 games against Fresno State and the total has gone under in 10 of the Rams’ last 11 games against an opponent in the Mountain West conference.

Fresno State comes into this game off a 34-19 loss last Saturday in their season opener. It was the debut game for their new head coach Kalen DeBoer, and Quarterback Jake Haener. Last week the Bulldogs turned the ball over 4 times and allowed Hawaii to run for 323 yards, which was the perfect recipe to go home with the loss.

The Bulldogs returned nearly their entire offense from 2019 that averaged 30 points per game, but put up only 19 points in their first game this season. We fully expect a bounce back game both offensively and defensively for these Bulldogs.

Fresno State is 1-4 against the spread in their last 5 games and the total has gone over in 4 of the Bulldogs last 6 games against the Rams

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