Florida State vs. Duquesne line, odds: College football expert reveals picks for matchup on Aug. 27, 2022

Emory Hunt, who is 14-5 in his last 19 against-the-spread picks in games involving Florida State, has released his pick for Saturday's game between the Duquesne Dukes and the Florida State Seminoles
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The Florida State Seminoles are out to register their first winning season in five years as they kick off their season on Saturday when they host the Duquesne Dukes. Florida State finished 4-4 in the Atlantic Coast Conference and 5-7 overall, while Duquesne was 5-2 in the Northeast Conference and 7-3 overall. Kickoff from Doak Campbell Stadium in Tallahassee, Fla., is slated for 5 p.m. ET.

The Seminoles are 41.5-point favorites in the latest Duquesne vs. Florida State odds from Caesars Sportsbook, while the over/under for total points is set at 57 (See up-to-date odds for every game this week on our college football odds page).

Before making any Duquesne vs. Florida State picks or college football predictions, you NEED to see which side SportsLine expert Emory Hunt is on.

Hunt is the founder and CEO of Football Gameplan, which has been supplying analysis of all levels of football since 2007, and a former running back for the Louisiana Ragin' Cajuns. He knows the game from a player's perspective.

In addition, he has his finger on the pulse of Florida State. He is 14-5 (+850) in his last 19 against-the-spread picks in games involving the Seminoles. Anyone who has followed him is WAY UP!

Hunt knows that Florida State redshirt junior Jordan Travis starts at quarterback. Last season, Travis completed 122 of 194 passes (62.9 percent) for 1,539 yards and 15 touchdowns, while being picked off six times. Travis was also a weapon on the ground, carrying 134 times for 530 yards (4.0 average) and seven touchdowns. His best game came in a 26-23 win at Boston College when he completed 20 of 34 passes (58.8 percent) for 251 yards and three touchdowns. In four seasons, including his freshman season at Louisville, Travis has thrown for 2,745 yards and 22 touchdowns against 13 interceptions.

Hunt also knows that Duquesne has a solid one-two punch in the offensive backfield. The Dukes return second-team All-NEC selection Billy Lucas, and welcomes Samford graduate transfer DeMarcus Ware at running back. Lucas led the team with 699 yards rushing on 137 carries (5.1 average) with six touchdowns. He posted over 100 yards rushing twice, including a season high with 137 yards at Long Island to earn NEC Offensive Player of the Week honors.

Now, Hunt has locked in another confident ATS pick for Duquesne vs. Florida State. We can tell you he's leaning Over the total, but he knows a crucial X-factor makes one side of the spread a MUST-BACK! You ABSOLUTELY need to see what it is before locking in any picks of your own.

Who wins Duquesne vs. Florida State? And what critical X-factor makes one side of the spread a must-back? ... Join SportsLine right now to see which side of the Duquesne vs. Florida State spread to jump on, all from the expert who is 14-5 in his last 19 ATS picks in games involving the Seminoles!


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