Visiting Rutgers's Offense is Expected to Not Be Enough to Pull Over Illinois

Tue, Oct 29, 2019 | Consuelo Machina


2019-11-02 -- According to the Snoozle model, the visiting Rutgers have a 68.9% chance to lose to the home town Illinois.

On the road, Rutgers is forecast to score 14.6 points against Illinois. Our model forecasts Rutgers will pass for 0.9 touchdowns and 0.3 interceptions against the Illinois defense on a forecasted 17.1 competitions with 30.7 attempts for 191.0 yards. The model predicts Rutgers will rush on 40.1 attempts against Illinois with an estimated total of 159.3 yards and 0.5 running touchdowns.

Illinois is estimated to score 22.1 points at home. Illinois is expected to throw for 1.2 touchdowns with 40.4 pass attempts with 21.1 competitions for 247.2 yards, and an estimated 1.3 interceptions. Illinois is predicted from the model to run for 1.1 touchdown against Rutgers with 46.4 rush attempts for 230.1 yards.

For this game, Rutgers is the best value against the spread bets with on a predicted 31.1% probability to beat the +20.5 point spread. For this game, the under is the best value; the model predicted a 59.1% over estimate and -110 line odds for 49.0 runs.

Posted at Tue, October 29, 2019 13:00:42 UTC