Ohio State vs Georgia Prediction, Odds, Prop Bets: Peach Bowl

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The Ohio State Buckeyes (11-2) visit Mercedes-Benz Stadium to take on the Georgia Bulldogs (14-0) on Dec. 31. Kickoff is scheduled for 8:00pm EST in Atlanta.

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Ohio State vs. Georgia Odds, Spread, Over/Under for Week 18

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Ohio State vs Georgia Prediction for Week 18

Based on recent trends, the winning team model predicts Georgia will win this game with 71.5% confidence.

Ohio State vs Georgia Spread Prediction for Week 18

Based on recent against-the-spread trends, the model predicts Georgia will cover the spread with 53.2% confidence.

Both predictions factor in up-to-date player injuries for both Ohio State and Georgia, plus offensive & defensive matchups, recent games and key player performances this season.


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Best Ohio State Player Prop Bets Today

We’ve highlighted some favorite college football player prop bets for Ohio State players for Week 18, looking at profitable historical betting trends:

  • TreVeyon Henderson has hit the Rushing Yards Under in 9 of his last 11 games (+6.60 Units / 49% ROI)
  • C.J. Stroud has hit the TD Passes Over in 13 of his last 21 games (+6.60 Units / 29% ROI)
  • C.J. Stroud has hit the Passing Yards Over in 14 of his last 21 games (+5.75 Units / 23% ROI)
  • Jaxon Smith-Njigba has hit the Receiving Yards Over in 5 of his last 6 games (+3.80 Units / 54% ROI)
  • Emeka Egbuka has hit the Receiving Yards Over in his last 3 games (+3.00 Units / 83% ROI)
  • Cade Stover has hit the Receiving Yards Under in his last 3 games (+3.00 Units / 75% ROI)
  • TreVeyon Henderson has hit the Receiving Yards Over in 3 of his last 4 games (+1.80 Units / 38% ROI)
  • Jaxon Smith-Njigba has hit the Receptions Over in 3 of his last 4 games (+1.70 Units / 31% ROI)

Best Georgia Player Prop Best Bets Today

Top NCAAF player prop bets for Georgia players for Week 18, looking at profitable historical betting trends:

  • Stetson Bennett has hit the Rushing Yards Under in his last 5 games (+5.00 Units / 77% ROI)
  • Stetson Bennett has hit the TD Passes Over in his last 4 games at home (+4.00 Units / 63% ROI)
  • Brock Bowers has hit the Receiving Yards Under in 10 of his last 16 games (+2.45 Units / 12% ROI)
  • Kenny McIntosh has hit the Rushing Yards Over in 3 of his last 4 games at home (+1.80 Units / 38% ROI)
  • Ladd McConkey has hit the Receiving Yards Under in 3 of his last 4 games (+1.80 Units / 38% ROI)
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Ohio State Against the Spread (ATS) Record

Ohio State has gone against the spread this college football season ( Units / ROI).

  • Ohio State is when betting on the Moneyline for Units / ROI
  • Ohio State is when betting the Over for Units / ROI
  • Ohio State is when betting the Under for Units / ROI

Georgia Against the Spread (ATS) Record

Georgia has gone against the spread this college football season ( Units / ROI).

  • Georgia is when betting on the Moneyline for Units / ROI
  • Georgia is when betting the Over for Units / ROI
  • Georgia is when betting the Under for Units / ROI

Ohio State: Keys to the Game vs. Georgia

#4 Ohio State is undefeated (21-0) when allowing less than 5 yards per rush since the 2021 season– tied for best in FBS; Average: .590

#4 Ohio State is 21-3 (.875) when rushing at least 4 yards in a play 10 or more times since the 2021 season– 3rd-best in FBS; Average: .497

#4 Ohio State is 11-1 (.846) when committing less than 60 yards in penalties since the 2021 season– best among Power 5 Teams; Average: .391

#4 Ohio State is 21-2 (.913) when allowing less than 3 sacks since the 2021 season– 3rd-best in FBS; Average: .555

Georgia: Keys to the Game vs. Ohio State

#1 Georgia is undefeated (9-0) when the opposing team rushes more than 30 times since the 2021 season– best among Power 5 Teams; Average: .420

#1 Georgia is undefeated (10-0) when the opposing team rushes more than 30 times since the 2021 season– best in FBS; Average: .421

#1 Georgia is 18-1 (.818) when passing for more than 200 yards since the 2021 season– best among Power 5 Teams; Average: .415

#1 Georgia is 10-1 (.909) when sacking the QB less than 3 times since the 2021 season– 2nd-best in FBS; Average: .384

Matchup Notes for Ohio State vs. Georgia

Georgia’s TEs has 78 receptions in 12 games (6.5 per game) this season — fourth-best among FBS TEs. Ohio State’s defense has allowed just 16.1 receptions per game this season — tied for third-best among Big Ten defenses.

Georgia’s TEs has averaged 8.4 targets per game since the 2021 season — fourth-highest among P5 TEs. Ohio State’s defense has allowed 4.4 receptions per game to TEs since the 2021 season — fourth-worst among FBS defenses.

Georgia’s TEs has 78 receptions in 12 games (6.5 per game) this season — third-best among P5 TEs. Ohio State’s defense has allowed just 16.1 receptions per game this season — tied for third-best among Big Ten defenses.

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Ohio State Offensive Stats & Trends

#5 Ohio State Skill Players have averaged 20.7 yards per reception (434 yards/21 catches) on 3rd and long this season– best among FBS Teams; Average: 13.1

#5 Ohio State QBs have 124 completions for 20 or more yards since last season– 2nd most among FBS Teams

#5 Ohio State WRs have averaged 22.0 yards per reception (374 yards/17 catches) on 3rd and long this season– 4th best among FBS Teams; Average: 14.9

#5 Ohio State Skill Players have averaged 15.5 yards per reception (789 yards/51 catches) in short yardage situations since last season– best among Power 5 Teams; Average: 9.9

#5 Ohio State WRs have 105 receptions for 20 or more yards since last season– most among Power 5 Teams

Georgia Offensive Stats & Trends

#1 Georgia TEs have 17 receptions for 20 or more yards this season– most among FBS Teams

#1 Georgia TEs have 39 receptions for 20 or more yards since last season– most among FBS Teams

Georgia’s TEs has 78 receptions in 12 games (6.5 per game) this season — fourth-best among FBS TEs. Ohio State’s defense has allowed just 16.1 receptions per game this season — tied for third-best among Big Ten defenses.

Georgia’s TEs has averaged 8.4 targets per game since the 2021 season — fourth-highest among P5 TEs. Ohio State’s defense has allowed 4.4 receptions per game to TEs since the 2021 season — fourth-worst among FBS defenses.

Georgia’s TEs has 78 receptions in 12 games (6.5 per game) this season — third-best among P5 TEs. Ohio State’s defense has allowed just 16.1 receptions per game this season — tied for third-best among Big Ten defenses.

Ohio State Buckeyes Defensive Stats & Trends

#5 Ohio State has allowed passes of 40+ yards on 11 of 305 attempts (4%) this season– tied for 2nd worst among Power 5 Teams; Average: 2%

#5 Ohio State has tackled opponents for a loss on just 3 of 61 rushing attempts (5% TFL%) on 3rd and short since last season– 4th worst among Power 5 Teams; Average: 11%.

#5 Ohio State has allowed first downs on 15% of rush attempts this season– 3rd best in FBS; Average: 23%

#5 Ohio State has allowed 5 rushing TDs on 40 carries (8 Carries Per TD) in the Red Zone this season– 4th best among Power 5 Teams; Average: 4.7

#5 Ohio State has sacked opposing QBs on 10% of pass attempts (32/305) this season– 3rd best among Power 5 Teams; Average: 7%

Georgia Bulldogs Defensive Stats & Trends

#1 Georgia has allowed a Completion Pct of just 28% (22 completions/78 attempts) in the Red Zone since last season– best among Power 5 Teams; Average: 53%

#1 Georgia has allowed 3 rushing TDs on 35 carries (11.7 Carries Per TD) in the Red Zone this season– 2nd best in FBS; Average: 4.8

#1 Georgia has allowed a passer rating of just 76.0 in the Red Zone (78.0 Pass Attempts) since last season– best in FBS; Average: 163.4

#1 Georgia opponents has averaged 51.9 Passing Attempts per TD (882 Pass Attempts/17 Passing TDs) since last season– best among Power 5 Teams; Average: 21.3

#1 Georgia has allowed 3 rushing TDs on 291 carries (97 Carries Per TD) this season– 2nd best among Power 5 Teams; Average: 24.6


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