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Nebraska at Oklahoma Picks & Betting Tips – Sooners To Cover At Home

  • Nebraska at Oklahoma tips for Saturday, September 18
  • Matchup gets underway at 12:00 ET at Memorial Stadium
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    Nebraska at Oklahoma Picks & Betting Tips
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Nebraska at Oklahoma Picks & Betting Tips


Oklahoma can cover as they continue their perfect start to the 2020 College Football season.

The Sooners offense had some struggles early on but they have been racking up yards and points through two weeks.

Nebraska will be much tougher than last weekend’s opponents, but they live and die offensively with how Adrian Martinez plays.

If the Sooners can shut down this dual threat QB they should be able to cover.

  • Oklahoma are 2-0 after wins over Tulane & Western Carolina
  • Oklahoma are 1-1 ATS so far this season
  • Oklahoma are 9-4 ATS since the start of last season
  • Oklahoma are 7-2 ATS after a win since the start of 2020
  • Oklahoma’s 2 games so far have seen the Over (+8.5 and +10.0 differentials)
  • Nebraska are 2-1 with wins over Fordham and Buffalo
  • Nebraska are 0-1 on the road so far this season
  • Nebraska lost 30-22 to Illinois in their season opener
  • Nebraska are 11-18-2 ATS against ranked opponents since 2011

Head To Head


  • Oklahoma lead the all-time series 45-38-3
  • Oklahoma won 23-20 the last time these two teams met in December 2010
  • Oklahoma are 6-2 against Nebraska since the start of the 2000 season

Nebraska Form


Nebraska have bounced back from a season-opening defeat with back-to-back wins at home.

The Cornhuskers opened their season on the road in Illinois and fell to a 30-22 defeat.

Their response was a 52-7 blowout of Fordham and a 28-3 win over Buffalo that moved them above .500.

QB Adrian Martinez is their biggest offensive weapon. He is 46/74 for 728 yards and four touchdowns.

On the ground he has 256 yards and three TDs off 34 carries, making him Nebraska’s leading rusher.

Running backs Markese Stepp and Gabe Irvin Jr have combined for just 234 yards through three games. They have combined for three TDs.

Oliver Martin is the leading receiver with 103 yards and a score off six receptions so far.

Oklahoma Form


Oklahoma have a perfect 2-0 record heading into this home meeting with Nebraska.

The Sooners opened with a victory over Tulane and found themselves 14-7 down early in the first.

They then put up just three second half points as they narrowly fended off a Green Wave fightback to win 40-35.

Oklahoma’s sophomore outing of the season was much more straightforward. They destroyed Western Carolina 76-0.

QB Spencer Rattler is 50/65 for 547 yards, six touchdowns and two interceptions through two games.

Mario Williams leads the team in receptions with 10 catches for 86 yards and a couple of TDs. Marvin Mims leads in yardage with 136 off six catches.

In the backfield, Kenny Brooks is the leading rusher with 135 yards and two TDs off 20 carries.

Defensively the Sooners have already racked up eight sacks, seven forced fumbles and a pick.

Nebraska at Oklahoma FAQs

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Verdict

Nebraska are a one-man band on offense and you need a lot more than that to beat the #3 team.

Oklahoma’s high-powered offense should surge ahead on the scoreboard as they cover for the second week running.

Best Bet: Oklahoma -22.0 Spread @-116.28 at bet365 Sport NJ - 2 Units
Value Bet: Over 61.5 O/U @-111.11 at bet365 Sport NJ - 2 Units

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24 September 2021

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