USA Sportsbooks Preview Clemson-Louisville Week 3 Contest
- Author: Julie Sanders Sep 17, 2017,
Sep 17, 2017, 8:26
So who will win this game of college football giants? I'm just ready to compete with him, and it's just going to be a challenge. Great, me too! It appears we aren't alone, either. Louisville, on the other hand, has a plus-one turnover margin through two games after forcing Purdue to four turnovers in their opening game.
U of L has to have a running game, and a quick passing game, using Jackson's much-improved accuracy on quick slant and seam routes. The Buckeyes' read option concepts always seemed to be snuffed out by the Sooners' defense, and the Buckeyes could rarely get drives going.
He has rushed for 251 yards and three scores. That's the method college football prefers, although it seems to not be the most representative of what's actually taking place one the field. It won't be a repeat of last week's 11-sack dominance against Auburn for Dabo Swinney's Tigers, but I still don't think the Cardinals' supporting cast is good enough to keep the Cardinals flying high. "But as far as talking about the game and things like that, we haven't discussed that".
When he's not on the air or in the field covering sports, you can likely find Andrew playing golf, watching IndyCar and Formula 1 races, or exploring the state of Kentucky.
Mayfield later recalled how Ohio State and its fans sung OSU's alma mater in Norman after the Buckeyes' 45-24 road win last season.
Pitt hung with the Cowboys a year ago, but here's the thing about their matchup in 2017: Oklahoma State is better, and Pitt doesn't have its best player in the secondary, Jordan Whitehead. The ACC has become the top conference in college football. If it isn't, this game could be worth your time. Did this game have passing records broken? Yes.
Did this game feature a huge comeback? Yes.
Through his first two games as the Clemson starting quarterback, Kelly has completed 68% of his passes, piling up almost 500 passing yards. It marked the 12th time in 34 games with Tony Elliott and Jeff Scott as co-offensive coordinators that Clemson has scored a touchdown on its first possession of the game. Meanwhile, it's given the ball up three times for an unsavory minus-three turnover margin. THREE! Long live late night football. He didn't get much help either, with the Cardinals getting a combined 52 yards out of Malik Williams and Reggie Bonnafon on the ground, and the lone fear-inducing deep threat, Jaylen Smith, didn't find the end zone until the fourth quarter with Louisville making it a 16-point game. "The more you see of it, the more sick you get".
Two things stood way out last week: Clemson's ferocious front four (or eight, including backups) on defense, and Lamar Jackson 2.0. But I would also predict Jackson would love to trade his Heisman for Watson's national championship trophy if given the opportunity.