Saturday, October 3, 2015
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The Bowling Green Falcons face the Buffalo Bulls on Saturday at UB Stadium. The opening line for this game has Bowling Green as 6 point favorites and the over/under was set at 68.
Bowling Green was led in passing last game by Matt Johnson, who finished with 402 yards through the air. He went 43 for 59 on the game, good for a 73% completion percentage. Travis Greene was the rushing leader for the Falcons last game. He carried the ball 11 times for an average of 6 yards per carry and ended with 70 yards. Gehrig Dieter was the team leader in receiving with a total of 96 yards and 10 receptions. He finished the game with an average of 10 yards per reception. As a team in that game Bowling Green had 539 total yards on 92 plays. They gained 12 rushing first downs, 22 passing, and 5 by way of penalty for a total of 39 first downs on the game. The Falcons rushed for 137 yards by way of 33 carries.
Buffalo was led in passing last game by Joe Licata, who finished with 338 yards through the air. He went 28 for 46 on the game, good for a 61% completion percentage. Jordan Johnson was the rushing leader for the Bulls last game. He carried the ball 13 times for an average of 6 yards per carry and ended with 79 yards. Matt Weiser was the team leader in receiving with a total of 131 yards and 10 receptions. He finished the game with an average of 13 yards per reception. Buffalo had 487 total yards on 81 plays. They gained 7 rushing first downs, 15 passing, and 1 by way of penalty for a total of 23 first downs on the game. The Bulls rushed for 149 yards by way of 35 carries.
Bowling Green is averaging a total of 38.5 points per game on offense. In the air, they are attempting an average of 52.5 passes per game and completing 34 of them for a 64.8 percent completion percentage on the year. They are throwing for 442.3 yards per game through the air as well. The Falcons are running for an average of 149.5 yards per game on 36.5 attempts for an average of 4.1 yards per carry. They are also running 89 plays per game and average 6.6 yards per play for an average of 591.8 yards per contest. The Falcons manage 30.5 first downs per contest and they average a total of 99.5 penalty yards on 10.5 penalties.
Bowling Green allows 281.3 passing yards per game and 39.5 points per contest on defense. They give up 22.5 completions on 34 attempts per game for a completion percentage of 66.2. The Falcons allow 196.8 rushing yards per game on 44.5 carries for a 4.4 average per play. Bowling Green gives up 478 total yards per game including 6.1 yards per play. They force 1.3 turnovers per contest and get flagged for 6.5 penalties per game that total 66.8 yards as a unit.
Buffalo is accumulating 29.8 points per game on offense. In the air, they attempt an average of 32.5 passes per game and complete 21 of them for a 64.6 percent completion percentage. They throw for an average of 225.8 yards per game through the air as well. The Bulls run for an average of 153.8 yards per game on 39 attempts for an average of 3.9 yards per carry this season. They also run 71.5 plays per game and average 5.3 yards per play for an average of 379.5 yards in each contest. The Bulls are gaining 18.8 first downs per contest and they average 82 penalty yards on 9.5 penalties per game.
Buffalo allows an average of 182.8 passing yards and 20 points per contest. They give up 16.3 completions on 32.3 attempts for a completion percentage of 50.4 per game. The Bulls allow 183.8 rushing yards per contest on 36.8 carries for a 5 average per rush. Buffalo gives up 366.5 total yards per game including an average of 5.3 per play. They create an average of 2 turnovers per game and 6.5 penalties for 62.8 yards each game.
Bowling Green Betting Trends
Bowling Green is 3-1-0 against the over/under so far this season
Bowling Green has an ATS record of 3-1-0 this season
Buffalo Betting Trends
Buffalo is 1-3-0 against the over/under so far this season
Buffalo has an ATS record of 3-1-0 this season
Injuries to Watch
No injuries to report at this time
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Tony's Pick: Take Buffalo
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