Navy Vs Army Spread & ATS PickNoah Williams
The last game of the regular season will have the Navy Midshipmen looking to extend their domination over Army Black Knights this Saturday. But it will be an injury-marred Navy taking the field with backups to earn its 15th consecutive victory over Army in the 117th meeting between the archrivals Saturday in Baltimore.
The Week 15 college football Navy Vs Army betting spread favors Navy by a TD. Kick-off is this Saturday, December 10 at 3:00 PM ET on CBS from M&T Bank Stadium in Baltimore, Maryland. The Black Knights have successfully defended the college football betting spread against the Midshipmen, going 4-1 against the spread over the last five encounters.
Navy Midshipmen Vs Army Black Knights Spread & ATS Pick
What: No. 25 Navy Midshipmen (9-3) vs Army Black Knights (6-5)
When: Saturday, December 10, 2016
Start Time: 3:00 PM ET
Where: Baltimore, MD
Stadium: M&T Bank Stadium
Spread: Navy -7
Moneyline: Navy +225 vs Navy -265
Game Total: 49
Stream: CBS Sports
Listen: Navy vs Army
Why Bet The Navy Midshipmen to Beat The Army
Navy has won 14 games in a row against Army. They are coming off a 34-10 loss to Temple. The Midshipmen are 9-3 SU and 7-4-1 ATS this season. They average 39.3 points per game (18th) and give up 30.4 points per game (81st).
"We’re coming off a devastating loss for our football team. To come straight back and play Army in another physical game will be tough. We’ll definitely need some rest. We will give them a break," Navy head coach Ken Niumatalolo said.
Midshipmen starting quarterback Will Worth and slotback Toneo Gulley suffered season-ending injuries in the American Athletic Conference championship game last week against Temple. Tago Smith, who opened the year as the starting quarterback, and linebacker Daniel Gonzales, a co-captain with Gulley, went down earlier in the season.
Navy averages 128.8 passing yards per game (124th). Worth then broke a bone in his foot in the 34-10 loss to Temple, forcing sophomore Zach Abey into action. Senior WR Jamir Tillman (35 rec, 582 yards 2 TDs) is the leading receiver when they decide to pass. The Midshipmen average 327.3 rushing yards per game (3td). QB Will Worth (264 car, 1998 yards, 25 TDs) is the leading rusher on the team. He does it on scrambling situations and on wildcat formations.
The Midshipmen have the 86th-ranked total defense in College Football. They allow 259.4 passing yards per game (104th) and 176.3 rushing yards per game (67th).
Why Bet The Army Black Knights to Beat The Navy
The Army Black Knights beat the Morgan State Bears 60-3 in their last outing. They are 6-5 SU and 6-5 ATS this season. They average 30.2 points per game (62nd) and give up 19.1 points per game (14th).
“The attendance of the Army-Navy game,” Army coach Jeff Monken said. “It’s a neutral site. It’s an NFL stadium. It’s a sellout. It’s on national TV. It’s the only game on. What other bowl game has that? The national championship game.
Army averages 80.5 passing yards per game (128th). QB Ahmad Bradshaw (622 yards, 4 TDs & 8 INTs) is completing only 42% of his passes. Senior WR Edgar Poe (14 rec, 292 yards, 3 TDs) is the leading pass catcher on this team. The Black Knights average 328.5 rushing yards per game (2nd). RB Andy Davidson (150 car, 818 yards, 9 TDs) averages 5.5 yards per carry. QB Ahmad Bradshaw (158 car, 646 yards, 6 TDs) is the second best runner on the squad.
The Knights have the 2nd-ranked best total defense in the Nation. They allow 164.5 passing yards per game (6th) and 124.4 rushing yards (19th).
Betting Trends for this Matchup:
- Army is 8-16 SU in its last 24 games
- Army is 4-1 ATS in its last 5 games when playing Navy
- Army is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games when playing Navy
- Navy is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
- Navy is 1-4 ATS in its last 5 games when playing Army
- Navy is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing Army
Navy Vs Army Expert ATS Pick & Final Score Prediction
Navy leads the all-time series, 60-49-7, and is 3-0 against the Black Knights in games played at M&T Bank Stadium.
My final score prediction is Navy 34, Army 28.