Syracuse at Minnesota (12/27/2013)

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Posted: 12/12/2013 9:09:08 AM

Away:  Syracuse [7-5 ATS]
Home:  Minnesota [9-3 ATS]

Game Time: 6:00 PM
Stadium: Reliant Stadium

Recent Meetings:
09/22/12 - SYR 10 vs. MINN 17
09/05/09 - MINN 23 vs. SYR 20
09/21/96 - SYR 33 vs. MINN 35

Team Leaders:

Syracuse:
Passing: Terrel Hunt (1444)
Rushing: Jerome Smith (840)
Receiving: Ashton Broyld (411)

Minnesota:
Passing: Philip Nelson (1288)
Rushing: David Cobb (1111)
Receiving: Derrick Engel (401)

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Posted: 12/12/2013 2:29:50 PM
Heck Yeah I Love Minny
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Posted: 12/12/2013 2:31:04 PM
Go Gophers
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Posted: 12/18/2013 3:19:28 PM
If Nelson is out for Minny I'll be leaning Cuse in this one..

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Posted: 12/24/2013 8:14:30 PM
  This is an easy call - Minnesota!!
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Posted: 12/25/2013 4:54:12 PM
QUOTE Originally Posted by greeneyeddevils:

If Nelson is out for Minny I'll be leaning Cuse in this one..

UM offense is based completely on their ground attack and their backup QB actually has better rushing stats and completion percentage. 
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Posted: 12/26/2013 4:51:09 PM
Orangemen 
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Posted: 12/26/2013 11:02:27 PM
I liked Minn coming into the bowl season, but was hoping they'd be a dog (were they have shined all year). I'd take them to win (ML) but with their style laying the 4/4.5 may burn you. 

Instead, I see a low scoring affair here as both prefer ground manuevers to aerial ones. Defenses are solid and field position will be critical. Neither team has big play potential and this should be tight and low scoring.

Under is the play. 
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Posted: 12/27/2013 7:44:59 AM
Under 47.5
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Posted: 12/27/2013 8:05:16 AM
betting all the money in my petty cash account on goldie the gopher.$210 @4.5 here in sin city. go minnie
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Posted: 12/27/2013 8:06:52 AM
G O P H E R S  FOR ME------------------------
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Posted: 12/27/2013 9:06:09 AM
Under 47.5 
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Posted: 12/27/2013 9:15:48 AM
im taking minny -14 the orangeman sucks should of been bc instead of these bums
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Posted: 12/27/2013 11:20:46 AM
QUOTE Originally Posted by BigFavsShark:

I liked Minn coming into the bowl season, but was hoping they'd be a dog (were they have shined all year). I'd take them to win (ML) but with their style laying the 4/4.5 may burn you. 

Instead, I see a low scoring affair here as both prefer ground manuevers to aerial ones. Defenses are solid and field position will be critical. Neither team has big play potential and this should be tight and low scoring.

Under is the play. 


Completely agree!

 

After a red hot start to the season the Gophers started playing some real competition and they cooled off…  After dropping two in a row to upper echelon BIG 10 competition they then rattled off four in a row against mediocre conference competition…  They then finished up with two losses in games they had a chance to win IMHO, but the absence of their top receiver (Derrick Engel) in those two games really showed as he is/was the Gophers only real vertical threat (ability to stretch the field).

 

Minnesota should win here as Syracuse has NO kicker and there offense is nothing to write home about.  However, both of these squads are solid defensively and I think this is going to be a slugfest where points will be at a premium so………………………  put me down for Syracuse plus the chalk AND Under the Total for a Nickel a piece please.  Thanks!  


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Posted: 12/27/2013 2:07:43 PM

Going with Minnesota they are better team than Syracuse

MINNESOTA -4

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Posted: 12/27/2013 5:17:48 PM
QUOTE Originally Posted by moneymagoo:

Going with Minnesota they are better team than Syracuse

MINNESOTA -4

 Going +4, better number 
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Posted: 12/27/2013 6:08:19 PM
Ov. 48.5 + Cuse......
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Posted: 12/27/2013 7:29:29 PM
THE worse bowl game...
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Posted: 12/27/2013 7:31:11 PM
QUOTE Originally Posted by mtgmoney:

THE worse bowl game...


Just as I wrote it…  I LOVE it!!!! 


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Posted: 12/27/2013 9:26:34 PM
Congrats to all the Cuse backers
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Posted: 12/27/2013 9:38:58 PM

Bingo!  Excellent piece of work Syracuse and Under backers!

 

Cuse 

 

Under 

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Posted: 12/27/2013 10:16:48 PM
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