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Florida vs. East Carolina: 25 predictions for the Gators' rematch with the Pirates

Another blowout may be on the horizon if the Gators are shipshape.

Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports

Zeroth prediction: I won't be as accurate as I was last week.

  1. Florida will score first.
  2. But that first score won't be a touchdown.
  3. Florida will lead by double digits in the first half.
  4. Florida will lead by 24 at some point in the game.
  5. Will Grier will play Florida's first four series.
  6. Grier will throw for more than 200 yards.
  7. Treon Harris will play at least three series.
  8. Harris will throw at least one touchdown pass.
  9. Grier will post a better passing rating than Harris.
  10. One of Florida's QBs will throw an interception, but no more than one.
  11. Florida will average better than five yards per play on offense.
  12. Demarcus Robinson will make a touchdown catch.
  13. Florida's running backs will combine for more than 150 yards.
  14. Florida will have at least three plays of 30 or more yards on offense.
  15. Florida will record at least three sacks.
  16. Alex McCalister will have at least one sack.
  17. Caleb Brantley will have at least one tackle for loss.
  18. Alex Anzalone will lead Florida in tackles.
  19. Florida will force multiple turnovers.
  20. Keanu Neal will not play.
  21. Florida will hold East Carolina under 7.0 yards per pass attempt.
  22. Florida will not allow a play of more than 50 yards.
  23. Florida will not trail after halftime.
  24. Florida will score fewer than 60 points.
  25. Florida will win, 45-17.

Last Week:

20-for-25, 80 percent.

Season to Date:

20-for-25, 80 percent.