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Dec 31, 7:30 PM | Turf of Georgia Dome
Virginia Cavaliers vs Auburn Tigers Odds
The Georgia Dome hosts a battle between last year's national champion - Auburn Tigers - and the Virginia Cavaliers who are making their first bowl appearance since 2007 here in the Chick Fil A Bowl.
Auburn’s passing game wasn't the same with Cam Newton gone to the NFL, but the offense churned out wins behind RB Michael Dyer, who rushed for 1,242 yards and 10 scores. Virginia had a slid 8-4 mark on the season in the ACC.
Of note for bettors looking to bet on the Chick Fil A Bowl is this under trend - 9 of past 12 games have played UNDER the total.
The Cavaliers will try to spoil to the party on Saturday; they are 5-6-1 ATS against the number this season, while the Tigers are 4-8 ATS. Virginia is 2-10 on the totals; Auburn is 6-6. [ Read more in this Chick Fil A Bowl odds preview article ]
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Auburn’s Gus Malzahn, who made $1.3 million this year as the highest paid offensive coordinator in the nation, is taking a $450,000 pay cut to become the new head coach at Arkansas State.
He landed the new job after his wife’s embarrassing YouTube video mysteriously disappeared.
Dr. Ronnie Floyd, a pastor, interviewed Kristi Malzahn on Oct. 6 in front of a Christian group in...
Running back Michael Dyer has been suspended and won't play in Auburn's bowl game on New Year's Eve, according to reports.
The school confirmed the suspension, for breaking unspecified team rules, according to The Birmingham News.
The Tigers will have to face Virginia in the Chick-fil-A Bowl without their all-SEC running back, whose suspension was first reported by...
As the Tigers return to the practice field for bowl preparations, Michael Dyer's status with the team is in limbo.
The Auburn Tigers have suspended All-SEC running back Michael Dyer from the Chick-fil-A Bowl for violating an undisclosed team rule.
Dyer is one of the leading running backs in the nation and was instrumental in helping Auburn win the BCS National Championship Game last January. In fact, he was named offensive MVP for that game.
Dyer is the first Auburn player to rush for more...
Auburn has long been known as a hot bed of running backs. Over the past 25 years, since Bo Jackson's Heisman Trophy winning season, Auburn has been a running back pipeline to the NFL.
The recent news surrounding running back Michael Dyer is not good. The only thing we know for sure is he won't be on the field for the Chick-fil-A Bowl against the University of Virginia...
Yesterday, reports surfaced — which were later confirmed by the school — that Auburn running back Michael Dyer was suspended for the Chick-fil-A Bowl for a violation of undisclosed team rules. As the Tigers begin preparation for that game against Virginia, coach Gene Chizik was, as expected, tight-lipped on the subject matter. “When you see…
Well, here's something I didn't expect to be writing today: Auburn offensive coordinator Gus Malzahn is about to take a 30 percent pay cut to become the head coach at Arkansas State. Batten down the hatches, everybody.
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