Western Michigan Broncos vs Eastern Michigan Eagles Odds & Info
|Game||Western Michigan Broncos vs Eastern Michigan Eagles|
|Date & Time||Saturday December 5, 2020, 2:00 PM (EST)|
Waldo Stadium Waldo Stadium, Kalamazoo, USA
WMU -13.5 ; O/U 66
The Eastern Michigan Eagles are set to visit Waldo Stadium in Kalamazoo, Michigan for a MAC clash against the Western Michigan Broncos. The Eastern Michigan Eagles come into this matchup with a 0-4 record, and they will be looking to rebound after dropping their recent home game against the Central Michigan Chippewas, 31-23. QB Preston Hutchinson struggled to find much consistency through the air as he threw for 365 yards and 3 interceptions, but he did add 57 rushing yards and 2 TDs on the ground. WR Hassan Beydoun was the top target for Hutchinson and the Eagles as he hauled in 8 catches for 100 yards.
The Eastern Michigan Eagles struggled on the defensive side of the ball against the Central Michigan Chippewas as they allowed them to score 31 points and rack up a total of 553 yards of offense. LB Terry Myrick led the way for the Eastern Michigan defense with 17 tackles and 1 pass breakup. The secondary had a productive outing for the Eagles as DB Jeff Hubbard hauled in the lone interception of the game.
The Western Michigan Broncos come into this matchup with a 4-0 record, and they will be looking to continue their success after winning their recent home game against the Northern Illinois Huskies, 30-27. QB Kaleb Eleby had a solid game through the air for Western Michigan as he threw for 210 yards and a TD. WR D’Wayne Eskridge was the top target for Eleby and the Broncos as he hauled in 7 catches for 134 yards while also having a KR TD.
The Western Michigan Broncos were solid on the defensive side of the ball against the Northern Illinois Huskies as they held them to 27 points and a total of 350 yards of offense. Safety A.J. Thomas and LB Treshaun Hayward led the way for the Western Michigan defense with a combined 24 tackle sand 3.5 TFLs. The secondary had a productive outing for the Broncos as safety Bricen Garner had 10 tackles and 3 pass breakups while CB Patrick Lupro had 8 tackles.
Recent Betting Trends
- Eastern Michigan are 0-6 SU in their last 6 games.
- The total has gone OVER in 7 of Eastern Michigan's last 10 games.
- Western Michigan are 8-0 SU in their last 8 games at home.
- The total has gone OVER in 5 of Western Michigan's last 7 games against an opponent in the MAC.
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The Eastern Michigan Eagles had the life sucked out of them in their recent game as they allowed Central Michigan to score 25 points in the 4th quarter, and they will have an even tougher task this week with the Western Michigan Broncos. The Broncos have one of the most explosive offenses in the MAC as WR D’Wayne Eskridge has compiled 591 receiving yards and 6 TDs while WR Jaylen Hall is sitting at 4 TDs. The Eastern Michigan Eagles have had trouble running the ball this season as their QB is the leading rusher with 155 yards, and that has forced the 1st year starter Preston Hutchinson to try and win with his arm. The Broncos have a solid secondary, and they showed that in their recent game, and they will make life difficult for the Eagles. Final Score Prediction, Western Michigan Broncos win and cover ATS 42-21.