Virginia Tech vs Pittsburgh Prediction, Odds & Best Prop Bets – NCAAF, Week 6

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The Virginia Tech Hokies (2-5) visit Acrisure Stadium to take on the Pittsburgh Panthers (4-2) on Oct. 8. Kickoff is scheduled for 3:30pm EDT in Pittsburgh.

are betting favorites in Week 6, with the spread sitting at ().

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

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Virginia Tech vs. Pittsburgh U Odds, Spread, Over/Under for Week 6

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Virginia Tech vs Pittsburgh U Prediction for Week 6

Based on recent trends, the winning team model predicts Pittsburgh will win this game with 69.0% confidence.

Virginia Tech vs Pittsburgh U Spread Prediction for Week 6

Based on recent against-the-spread trends, the model predicts Pittsburgh will cover the spread with 73.5% confidence.

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


Best Virginia Tech Player Prop Bets Today

We’ve highlighted some favorite college football player prop bets for Virginia Tech players for Week 6, looking at profitable historical betting trends:

  • Grant Wells has hit the Passing Yards Under in his last 5 games (+5.00 Units / 80% ROI)
  • Grant Wells has hit the TD Passes Under in his last 5 games (+5.00 Units / 55% ROI)

Best Pittsburgh U Player Prop Best Bets Today

Top NCAAF player prop bets for Pittsburgh U players for Week 6, looking at profitable historical betting trends:

  • Israel Abanikanda has hit the Rushing Yards Under in his last 6 games (+6.00 Units / 83% ROI)
  • Kedon Slovis has hit the Passing Yards Over in 3 of his last 4 games at home (+1.90 Units / 43% ROI)
  • Virginia Tech has hit the Game Total Under in 13 of their last 18 games (+7.50 Units / 38% ROI)
  • Virginia Tech has hit the 1Q Game Total Under in 10 of their last 16 games (+2.93 Units / 16% ROI)
  • Virginia Tech has hit the Team Total Under in 4 of their last 5 games (+2.80 Units / 50% ROI)
  • Virginia Tech has hit the 1H Game Total Over in 3 of their last 4 away games (+1.90 Units / 43% ROI)
  • Pittsburgh has hit the 1H Moneyline in 12 of their last 16 games (+8.35 Units / 17% ROI)
  • Pittsburgh has hit the Game Total Over in 7 of their last 11 games at home (+3.70 Units / 31% ROI)
  • Pittsburgh has hit the 1H Game Total Under in 4 of their last 5 games (+2.90 Units / 52% ROI)
  • Pittsburgh has hit the 1Q Game Total Over in 4 of their last 6 games (+2.29 Units / 36% ROI)
  • Pittsburgh has hit the Team Total Under in 4 of their last 6 games at home (+1.75 Units / 26% ROI)

Virginia Tech Against the Spread (ATS) Record

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

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

Pittsburgh U Against the Spread (ATS) Record

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

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

Virginia Tech: Keys to the Game vs. Pittsburgh U

Virginia Tech is 4-11 (.267) when allowing an average of more than 5 yards on first down plays since the 2020 season– tied for 9th-worst among Power 5 Teams; Average: .431

Pittsburgh U: Keys to the Game vs. Virginia Tech

#24 Pittsburgh is undefeated (7-0) when not throwing an interception — 5th-best among Power 5 Teams; Average: .457

#24 Pittsburgh is 10-3 (.625) when rushing more than 30 times — tied for 7th-best among Power 5 Teams; Average: .417

#24 Pittsburgh is 15-5 (.600) when rushing at least 4 yards in a play 10 or more times since the 2020 season– 10th-best among Power 5 Teams; Average: .433

#24 Pittsburgh is 12-3 (.632) when rushing for more than 100 yards since the 2020 season– 9th-best among Power 5 Teams; Average: .465

Matchup Notes for Virginia Tech vs. Pittsburgh U

Pittsburgh has 27 receiving touchdowns in the Red Zone since the 2021 season — tied for fourth-most among Power 5 skill players. Virginia Tech’s defense has allowed 12 receiving touchdowns in the Red Zone since the 2021 season — tied for third-fewest among ACC defenses.

Pittsburgh has been targeted 642 times since the 2021 season — fourth-most among Power 5 skill players. Virginia Tech’s defense has allowed 3,956 receiving yards since the 2021 season — fifth-most among ACC defenses.

Pittsburgh has 51 receiving touchdowns since the 2021 season — tied for third-most among Power 5 skill players. Virginia Tech’s defense has allowed 25 receiving touchdowns since the 2021 season — fifth-fewest among ACC defenses.

Virginia Tech’s tight end unit has 33 receptions in 5 games (6.6 per game) this season — third-best among P5 TE corps. Pittsburgh’s defense has allowed just 17.0 receptions per game this season — second-best among ACC defenses.

Virginia Tech’s tight end unit has 33 receptions in 5 games (6.6 per game) this season — tied for fourth-best among FBS TE corps. Pittsburgh’s defense has allowed just 17.0 receptions per game this season — second-best among ACC defenses.

Virginia Tech’s tight end unit has been targeted 50 times this season — most among FBS TE corps. Pittsburgh’s defense has allowed 771 receiving yards this season — fifth-fewest among ACC defenses.

Virginia Tech Offensive Stats & Trends

Virginia Tech TEs have been targeted 14 times on 3rd down this season– most among FBS Teams

Virginia Tech’s tight end unit has 33 receptions in 5 games (6.6 per game) this season — third-best among P5 TE corps. Pittsburgh’s defense has allowed just 17.0 receptions per game this season — second-best among ACC defenses.

Virginia Tech’s tight end unit has 33 receptions in 5 games (6.6 per game) this season — tied for fourth-best among FBS TE corps. Pittsburgh’s defense has allowed just 17.0 receptions per game this season — second-best among ACC defenses.

Virginia Tech TEs have been targeted 50 times this season– most among Power 5 Teams

Virginia Tech TEs have been targeted 12 times in the 4th quarter this season– tied for 2nd most among Power 5 Teams

Pittsburgh U Offensive Stats & Trends

Pittsburgh Skill Players have caught 5 touchdown passes in the 4th quarter this season– tied for most among Power 5 Teams

Pittsburgh WRs have caught 4 touchdown passes in the 4th quarter this season– tied for 2nd most among Power 5 Teams

Pittsburgh Skill Players have 92 receptions for 20 or more yards since last season– 2nd most among Power 5 Teams

Pittsburgh Skill Players have 92 receptions for 20 or more yards since last season– 3rd most among FBS Teams

Pittsburgh RBs have fumbled 4 times this season– tied for 2nd most among FBS Teams

Virginia Tech Hokies Defensive Stats & Trends

Virginia Tech has allowed rushes of 10 or more yards on 16 of 43 carries (37%) on 3rd and long since last season– worst among Power 5 Teams; Average: 16%

Virginia Tech has allowed rushes of 10 or more yards on 16 of 43 carries (37%) on 3rd and long since last season– worst in FBS; Average: 17%

Virginia Tech has intercepted one of 160 attempts this season– 3rd worst among Power 5 Teams; Average: 36.4

Virginia Tech has allowed 68.6 yards from scrimmage per game to RBs this season– 2nd best in FBS; Average: 141.5

Virginia Tech has allowed 68.6 yards from scrimmage per game to RBs this season– 2nd best among Power 5 Teams; Average: 128.6

Pittsburgh Panthers Defensive Stats & Trends

Pittsburgh has sacked opponents 66 times since last season– 2nd most among Power 5 Teams

Pittsburgh has averaged 3.7 sacks per game since last season– best in FBS; Average: 2.2

Pittsburgh has sacked opposing QBs on 10% of pass attempts (66/630) since last season– 2nd best among Power 5 Teams; Average: 7%

Pittsburgh defense has allowed 40 completions for 20 or more yards on 1st down since last season– fewest among Power 5 Teams

Pittsburgh has averaged 3.7 sacks per game since last season– best among Power 5 Teams; Average: 2.3


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