Navy and Notre Dame have met on five occasions since October 2010, with each of those games topping the closing total. Those four games have seen Navy and Notre Dame average a combined 68.4 points per game.
- Navy is 5-0 SU and ATS in their past five games.
- Notre Dame is 1-7 ATS in their past eight games when hosting Navy.
- Notre Dame has averaged 48.3 points per game in their past four against Navy.
Navy’s option offense has been doing its job so far this season with the Midshipmen averaging 339.8 yards per game, which is good for third in the nation. Quarterback Keenan Reynolds has led the way for Navy with nine rushing touchdowns.
Notre Dame is within the top 30 offenses in the nation for points per game, with the Fighting Irish averaging 37.2 points per game this season. 13 of Notre Dame’s 24 offensive touchdowns this season have come from the running game.
Opening Odds & Computer Pick
On the betting opening line for this matchup, the Notre Dame Fighting Irish sat as -16-point favorite, according to 5Dimes. The total had not been posted early in the week, so check the lines pages for the latest.
Odds – VSB
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Navy Midshipmen vs Notre Dame Fighting Irish Matchup
Team Betting Records & Power Rankings
The Notre Dame Fighting Irish currently sport a record of 4-1, and have posted a corresponding betting slate of 4-1 ATS. The Navy Midshipmen are 4-0 and 4-0 ATS. Betting totals have seen the Notre Dame Fighting Irish post a 2-3 over under record this season, while the Navy Midshipmen have gone 2-2 against the number. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Notre Dame vs Navy injuries news.
The OddsShark Power Rankings have the Notre Dame Fighting Irish at No. 44 and the Navy Midshipmen at No. 45 heading into this contest.
The game also pits Notre Dame’s No. 29-ranked offense, averaging 37.2 PPG, against a Navy defense that ranks No. 13 this week at 15 PPG. The Notre Dame aerial game is averaging 261.4 yards per game, more than the Navy Midshipmen secondary allows through the air, 186 YPG per game.
In comparing defenses, the Navy Midshipmen own the league’s No. 19-rated front 7 in terms of stopping the run, allowing 106 yards per game when on the road. Notre Dame, on the other hand, rates No. 15 this week in generating rushing yards at home.
Recent Outings Betting Recap
Air Force didn’t make much of a game of it last time out, losing to the Midshipmen as Navy blasted them 33-11 in Week 5 action.
The Fighting Irish suffered a Week 5 loss against Clemson in their last game, falling 24-22 at Memorial Stadium.
- Navy is 5-0 ATS in its last 5 games
- Navy is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
- The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Navy’s last 6 games
- Navy is 7-2 ATS in its last 9 games on the road
- Notre Dame is 5-1 ATS in its last 6 games
- Notre Dame is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games
- The total has gone OVER in 9 of Notre Dame’s last 13 games
- Notre Dame is 13-2 SU in its last 15 games at home
Next Betting Matchups
Navy home to Tulane, Saturday, October 24th
Notre Dame home to Southern Cal, Saturday, October 17th