Military Bowl Presented By Northrup Grumman: Cincinnati vs. Virginia Tech Fearless Prediction, Game Preview

Military Bowl Presented By Northrup Grumman: Cincinnati vs. Virginia Tech Fearless Prediction, Game Preview

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Military Bowl Presented By Northrup Grumman: Cincinnati vs. Virginia Tech Fearless Prediction, Game Preview

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Why Cincinnati Will Win The Military Bowl Presented By Northrup Grumman Bowl

– The Bearcats dominate games by never, ever giving up the ball. There were 19 turnovers, but the team dominated the time of possession battle, keeping the ball for close to 34 minutes a game. Virginia Tech doesn’t have an explosive offense, and it’s certainly not consistent, but points and possessions are going to come at a premium. The Hokies have to be ready and prepared for the slow-and-go style, and they have to deal with …

Cincinnati crushes it on both sides of the ball on third downs. The Bearcats convert 49% of their chances on offense, stuff everyone for just 27% of their third down tries on defense, and they dominate the tempo and tenor. Virginia Tech’s offense struggles to move the chains, and the defense has a hard time getting off the field, mostly because …

The Virginia Tech run defense can get ripped up. It’s not just about cranking up big yards; it’s also about coming up with easy third down opportunities, and Cincinnati can do that. The Hokies allow well over five yards per run and gave up 29 touchdowns, with Pitt and Georgia Tech combining for 13 scores.

They’re 0-5 when allowing three touchdown runs or more, and they’re 1-6 when allowing two or more. Cincinnati ran for three touchdowns or more seven times, going 6-0, It ran for two touchdowns or more ten times, going 9-1 in those games.

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