Georgia Tech at Duke 10/12/19 - College Football Picks & Predictions
Wallace Wade Stadium will play host to a Saturday afternoon ACC battle between the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets and the Duke Blue Devils. The Yellow Jackets have lost four of their first five games, with their only victory coming by four points versus South Florida. On Saturday, Georgia Tech allowed visiting North Carolina to score the first 17 points and never recovered during a 38-22 loss.
The Yellow Jackets were gashed for 587 total yards and turned the ball over twice on the afternoon. Jordan Mason rushed eight times for 62 yards and a touchdown for the Yellow Jackets.
The Duke Blue Devils had to replace QB Daniel Jones, who was picked number six overall by the New York Giants, but have won three of their first five games. On Saturday, Duke erased a 23-point deficit before falling at home versus Pittsburgh by a 33-30 final score. The Blue Devils took the lead with 1:29 remaining, but allowed the Panthers to score the winning touchdown less than a minute later.
Duke turned the ball over six times and managed just 288 yards of total offense on the night. Deon Jackson had 107 yards from scrimmage and scored twice for the Blue Devils in defeat.
Georgia Tech leads the all-time series between these two schools by a 51-34-1 margin, but Duke has won the last two matchups by 37 points. This could be a tough emotional spot for the Blue Devils, but the Yellow Jackets are the perfect opponent to bounce back against. Final Score Prediction, Duke Blue Devils win and cover ATS 34-10.