Armed Forces Bowl Line: Air Force vs. Rice Betting Tips

One of the stronger betting opportunities for bettors a contest between Rice vs. Air Force in the Armed Forces Bowl. The betting line has the point spread posted as Air Force (-2) with a total of 62.5 takes a look at the betting on football match-up using key numbers employed by Vegas insiders.

In comparing yards per rush on offense, the healthier records go to Air Force by 1.2. Insofar as passing yards per completion on the offensive side of the ball, the advantage is for Air Force by 2.5. According to yards per point, the not wasteful offense is Rice by 2.6. Defensively the more miserly team based on yards per rush is Air Force by .1. The more exceptional defense based on the stipulation of passing yards per completion is Air Force by .9. 

The yards per point statistic used by the best sports handicappers says the better defense is Rice forcing .3 more. Turnover rate favors Rice by eight.

Who to bet on according to the pick nation is the Canadian Crew. They have the side and over/under on this contest including the Bowl O/U Best Bet of the Year. Also before the day is out, get the NCAAF Postseason Best Bet Underdog of the Year. Get three sides and the blockbuster total.

Yards per point is determined by dividing total yards by number of points. Offensively a lower number is considered more efficient. On defense, a higher number is better.



About the Author

Grandmaster Sports Handicapper Joe Duffy got his start in the sports handicapping industry with the Dial Sports (Communications Team) audiotext network. It was owned by sportswriter, broadcaster and handicapping pioneer Mickey Charles. Dial Sports was the sister company of the popular Sports Network Wire Service. Upon graduating California University of PA, where he was a play-by-play announcer on student radio station WVCS (now WCAL) and cable channel 29 (now CUTV), he became a full-time sports announcer and handicapper for the Sportsline scorephone network. He learned from NFL legends coach Hank Stram and broadcasting icon Ray Scott the ins and outs of the sports betting world. His Amazing Cadillac Club became the most successful 900-number in sports betting history. He left to become the first General Manager of the Freescoreboard scorephone network broadcast all over North America. His articles have appeared on several dozen websites and hard copy publications. He is now CEO of, the top sports betting site in the world. Email:

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