Virginia vs Georgia Tech Prediction, Odds & Best Prop Bets – NCAAF, Week 8

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The Virginia Cavaliers (3-5) visit Bobby Dodd Stadium at Historic Grant Field to take on the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets (3-5) on Oct. 20. Kickoff is scheduled for 7:30pm EDT in Atlanta.

are betting favorites in Week 8, with the spread sitting at ().

The Over/Under for Virginia vs. Georgia Tech is total points.

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Virginia vs. Georgia Tech Odds, Spread, Over/Under for Week 8

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Virginia vs Georgia Tech Prediction for Week 8

Based on recent trends, the winning team model predicts Georgia Tech will win this game with 56.3% confidence.

Virginia vs Georgia Tech Spread Prediction for Week 8

Based on recent against-the-spread trends, the model predicts Georgia Tech will cover the spread with 72.3% confidence.

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


Best Virginia Player Prop Bets Today

We’ve highlighted some favorite college football player prop bets for Virginia players for Week 8, looking at profitable historical betting trends:

  • Brennan Armstrong has hit the TD Passes Under in his last 4 games (+4.00 Units / 62% ROI)
  • Billy Kemp IV has hit the Receiving Yards Under in his last 3 games (+3.00 Units / 81% ROI)
  • Dontayvion Wicks has hit the Receiving Yards Under in 5 of his last 7 games (+2.60 Units / 31% ROI)
  • Best Georgia Tech Player Prop Best Bets Today

    Top NCAAF player prop bets for Georgia Tech players for Week 8, looking at profitable historical betting trends:

  • Jeff Sims has hit the TD Passes Over in 3 of his last 4 games (+2.40 Units / 46% ROI)
    • Virginia has hit the Game Total Under in 12 of their last 18 games (+6.50 Units / 33% ROI)
    • Virginia has hit the Team Total Under in their last 6 games (+6.00 Units / 88% ROI)
    • Virginia has hit the 1H Game Total Under in 11 of their last 17 games (+4.50 Units / 24% ROI)
    • Virginia has hit the 1H Moneyline in 9 of their last 16 games (+2.40 Units / 10% ROI)
    • Virginia has hit the 1Q Moneyline in 4 of their last 7 games (+2.05 Units / 23% ROI)
    • Georgia Tech has hit the Moneyline in 2 of their last 4 games (+8.60 Units / 215% ROI)
    • Georgia Tech has hit the Game Total Under in 7 of their last 8 games (+7.00 Units / 80% ROI)
    • Georgia Tech has hit the 1H Game Total Under in their last 6 games (+6.00 Units / 92% ROI)
    • Georgia Tech has hit the 1Q Game Total Under in 5 of their last 6 games (+4.05 Units / 59% ROI)
    • Georgia Tech has hit the Team Total Under in 5 of their last 6 games (+3.90 Units / 58% ROI)

    Virginia Against the Spread (ATS) Record

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

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

    Georgia Tech Against the Spread (ATS) Record

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

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

    Virginia: Keys to the Game vs. Georgia Tech

    Virginia is winless (0-7) when making less than 5 explosive passes in a game since the 2020 season– tied for worst among Power 5 Teams; Average: .386

    Virginia is winless (0-7) when making less than 5 explosive passes in a game since the 2020 season– tied for worst in FBS; Average: .404

    Georgia Tech: Keys to the Game vs. Virginia

    Georgia Tech is 3-12 (.200) when allowing more than 3 explosive runs since the 2020 season– tied for 7th-worst among Power 5 Teams; Average: .392

    Georgia Tech is 7-15 (.269) when rushing more than 30 times since the 2020 season– tied for 7th-worst among Power 5 Teams; Average: .464

    Georgia Tech is 2-10 (.167) when not forcing a fumble since the 2020 season– 5th-worst among Power 5 Teams; Average: .448

    Georgia Tech is 4-12 (.250) when the opposing team commits less than 60 yards in penalties since the 2020 season– 7th-worst among Power 5 Teams; Average: .506

    Matchup Notes for Virginia vs. Georgia Tech

    Georgia Tech has gained 758 yards on 83 receptions (just 9.1 YPR) this season — third-worst among FBS skill players. Virginia’s defense has allowed just 10.6 Yards Per Reception this season — tied for fourth-best among ACC defenses.

    Georgia Tech has gained 758 yards on 83 receptions (just 9.1 YPR) this season — worst among Power 5 skill players. Virginia’s defense has allowed just 10.6 Yards Per Reception this season — tied for fourth-best among ACC defenses.

    Georgia Tech has gained 758 yards on 83 receptions (just 9.1 YPR) this season — worst among ACC skill players. Virginia’s defense has allowed just 10.6 Yards Per Reception this season — tied for fourth-best among ACC defenses.

    Virginia’s offense has thrown for 6,059 passing yards in 18 games (336.6 YPG) since the 2021 season — fifth-best among FBS offenses. Georgia Tech’s defense has allowed 274.9 passing yards per game since the 2021 season — third-worst among ACC defenses.

    Virginia’s WRs has gained 3,451 yards on 221 receptions (15.6 YPR) since the 2021 season — second-best among ACC WRs. Georgia Tech’s defense has allowed 13.8 Yards Per Reception since the 2021 season — second-worst among ACC defenses.

    Virginia’s WRs has gained 3,451 yards on 221 receptions (15.6 YPR) since the 2021 season — third-best among Power 5 WRs. Georgia Tech’s defense has allowed 16.4 Yards Per Reception to WRs since the 2021 season — third-worst among FBS defenses.

    Virginia Offensive Stats & Trends

    Virginia’s offense has thrown for 6,059 passing yards in 18 games (336.6 YPG) since the 2021 season — fifth-best among FBS offenses. Georgia Tech’s defense has allowed 274.9 passing yards per game since the 2021 season — third-worst among ACC defenses.

    Virginia’s WRs has gained 3,451 yards on 221 receptions (15.6 YPR) since the 2021 season — second-best among ACC WRs. Georgia Tech’s defense has allowed 13.8 Yards Per Reception since the 2021 season — second-worst among ACC defenses.

    Virginia’s WRs has gained 3,451 yards on 221 receptions (15.6 YPR) since the 2021 season — third-best among Power 5 WRs. Georgia Tech’s defense has allowed 16.4 Yards Per Reception to WRs since the 2021 season — third-worst among FBS defenses.

    Virginia’s WRs has gained 3,451 yards on 221 receptions (15.6 YPR) since the 2021 season — second-best among ACC WRs. Georgia Tech’s defense has allowed 13.8 Yards Per Reception since the 2021 season — third-worst among P5 defenses.

    Virginia’s WRs has gained 3,451 yards on 221 receptions (15.6 YPR) since the 2021 season — second-best among ACC WRs. Georgia Tech’s defense has allowed 16.4 Yards Per Reception to WRs since the 2021 season — third-worst among FBS defenses.

    Georgia Tech Offensive Stats & Trends

    Georgia Tech TEs have no touchdowns on 27 receptions since last season– tied for 3rd worst Receptions Per TD among Power 5 Teams; Average: 9.5

    Georgia Tech has gained 758 yards on 83 receptions (just 9.1 YPR) this season — third-worst among FBS skill players. Virginia’s defense has allowed just 10.6 Yards Per Reception this season — tied for fourth-best among ACC defenses.

    Georgia Tech has gained 758 yards on 83 receptions (just 9.1 YPR) this season — worst among Power 5 skill players. Virginia’s defense has allowed just 10.6 Yards Per Reception this season — tied for fourth-best among ACC defenses.

    Georgia Tech Kickers have averaged 53.2 yards per kickoff (266 yards/5 kickoffs) since last season– 2nd worst among FBS Teams; Average: 61.4

    Georgia Tech has gained 758 yards on 83 receptions (just 9.1 YPR) this season — worst among ACC skill players. Virginia’s defense has allowed just 10.6 Yards Per Reception this season — tied for fourth-best among ACC defenses.

    Virginia Cavaliers Defensive Stats & Trends

    Virginia has tackled opponents for a loss on just 29 of 245 rushing attempts (12% TFL%) this season– 4th worst among Power 5 Teams; Average: 16%.

    Virginia has allowed a Completion Pct of just 39% (33 completions/85 attempts) in the Red Zone since last season– 3rd best among Power 5 Teams; Average: 53%

    Virginia has tackled opponents for a loss on just 79 of 710 rushing attempts (11% TFL%) since last season– 3rd worst among Power 5 Teams; Average: 16%.

    Virginia has tackled opponents for a loss on just 79 of 710 rushing attempts (11% TFL%) since last season– 4th worst in FBS; Average: 16%.

    Virginia has allowed a Completion Pct of just 39% (33 completions/85 attempts) in the Red Zone since last season– 5th best in FBS; Average: 54%

    Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets Defensive Stats & Trends

    Georgia Tech has tackled opponents for a loss on 5 of 14 rushing attempts (36% TFL%) on 3rd and short this season– 3rd best among Power 5 Teams; Average: 12%.

    Georgia Tech has allowed a passer rating of 156.1 (512.0 Pass Attempts) since last season– 3rd worst among Power 5 Teams; Average: 130.3

    Georgia Tech has tackled opponents for a loss on just 10 of 115 rushing attempts (9% TFL%) in the Red Zone since last season– 3rd worst among Power 5 Teams; Average: 15%.

    Georgia Tech has allowed 4.0 touchdowns per interception (36 TDs allowed, and 9 INT) since last season– 4th worst among Power 5 Teams; Average: 1.7

    Georgia Tech has allowed passes of 20+ yards on 71 of 512 attempts (14%) since last season– 3rd best among Power 5 Teams; Average: 10%


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