PICK: Virginia Tech 28, N.C. State 24
McFarling: Your guess is nearly as good as mine right here – or higher. This line opened at Hokies -11 at some locations and was rapidly blasted by underdog bettors due to Justin Fuente’s roster uncertainty. Now at VT by landing, that also looks as if an excessive amount of, however Tech wins.
PICK: Virginia Tech 33, N.C. State 30
Teel: If the groups have been at full power, I might just like the Hokies by two scores. However virus points have compromised Tech’s roster. To what extent we do not know.
PICK: N.C. State 24, Tech 23.
Louisville at Pittsburgh, midday, Heinz Subject
Barber: Kenny Pickett is the neglected, underappreciated quarterback in a season the place the ACC is loaded at that place. However Louisville’s porous protection may assist Pickett open some eyes.
PICK: Pittsburgh 27, Louisville 24
Conlin: The right drugs for a mediocre offense would possibly simply be Louisville’s protection. Whereas the Cardinals can put up factors in bunches, they allowed 47 factors to Miami final weekend. Pitt’s offense leaves lots to be desired, however the Panthers may have simply sufficient this weekend to enhance to 3-0.
— to richmond.com