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They will come out of their week off to play a Thursday night matchup. Syracuse dominated Holy Cross in their previous game. They have won their last two games in a row after suffering a loss to Clemson.
NC State needed a week off after a trip to Florida State. The Wolfpack were taken down Syracuse vs. NC State Preview Syracuse hit a rough patch after being ranked early in the season. The Orange allowed 63 points in a loss to Maryland before losing to the No.
They have rebounded with two straight wins and will look to pick up a big win on the road. Tommy DeVito has been inconsistent all season.
He has thrown for 1, yards and 11 touchdowns. Turnovers have plagued the quarterback who has five interceptions in five games this season. There has been talk of the Orange making a chance at quarterback but that will not happen this week.
As a team, Syracuse is averaging 3. They have not gotten the run game going which is a reason they are averaging just They have three wins over lesser opponents but have dropped two games to big name opponents who have been down recently.
NC State has three running backs who have ran for yards this season but Jordan Houston has done it with less carries. Matthew McKay has handled most of the quarterback play but has thrown just three touchdowns. He will.
He came into that game and competed. They have beaten the teams that they are supposed to but have had trouble against bigger opponents.
This makes for a good matchup because these teams are evenly matched. FanDuel Sportsbook has the home team as 4.
Both teams are coming off a bye so there is no advantage for either side with their opponent playing on a short week. This game will all come down to how DeVito handles himself on the road.
This game seems like a dead under because neither team is a powerhouse on offense. The Orange were supposed to be better offensively than they currently are. Off a bye, both teams should come out with plenty of energy.