Saturday, October 24, 2015
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The Miami RedHawks face the Western Michigan Broncos on Saturday at Waldo Stadium. The opening line for this game has Western Michigan as 20 point favorites and the over/under was set at 58.
Miami was led in passing last game by Billy Bahl, who finished with 156 yards through the air. He went 16 for 33 on the game, good for a 48% completion percentage. Alonzo Smith led the RedHawks in rushing with 57 yards. He averaged 5 yards per carry on his 11 rushing attempts for the game. James Gardner led the team in receiving with 2 receptions for 49 yards. He had an average of 25 yards per reception in the contest. As a team in that game Miami had 309 total yards on 74 plays. They gained 9 rushing first downs, 6 passing, and 2 by way of penalty for a total of 17 first downs on the game. The RedHawks rushed for 153 yards by way of 41 carries.
Western Michigan was led in passing last game by Zach Terrell, who finished with 137 yards through the air. He went 14 for 20 on the game, good for a 70% completion percentage. LeVante Bellamy led the Broncos in rushing with 149 yards. He averaged 17 yards per carry on his 9 rushing attempts for the game. Daniel Braverman led the team in receiving with 6 receptions for 56 yards. He had an average of 9 yards per reception in the contest. Western Michigan had 567 total yards on 64 plays. They gained 16 rushing first downs, 6 passing, and 1 by way of penalty for a total of 23 first downs on the game. The Broncos rushed for 430 yards by way of 44 carries.
Miami is averaging 14.6 points per game on the offensive side of the ball. They are completing 15 passes per game on 32.6 attempts for a 46.1 percent completion percentage and average 209.1 yards in the passing department per game. The RedHawks carry the ball for an average of 125.1 yards per game on 35.1 attempts for an average of 3.6 yards per carry this season. They are also running 67.7 plays per game and average 4.9 yards per play for an average of 334.3 yards per contest. The RedHawks manage 16 first downs per contest and they average a total of 75 penalty yards on 8.1 penalties.
Miami gives up 36.7 points per contest and an average of 252.9 passing yards each game on the defensive side of the ball. They allow an average of 21 completed passes on 33.1 attempts for a completion percentage of 63.4. The RedHawks allow an average of 200.7 rushing yards per game on 41 carries for a 4.9 average. Miami allows 453.6 total yards per game including 6.1 yards per play. They force 1.6 turnovers per contest and get flagged for 6.7 penalties for 59.6 yards per game.
Western Michigan is putting 32.5 points on the board per game on the offensive side of the ball. They complete 22 passes per game on 32.3 attempts for a 68 percent completion percentage and average 258.5 yards in the passing department for each outing. The Broncos carry the ball for an average of 182.3 yards per game on 36.2 attempts for an average of 5 yards per carry. They also run 68.5 plays per game and average 6.4 yards per play for an average of 440.8 yards in each contest. The Broncos are gaining 23.5 first downs per contest and they average 62.2 penalty yards on 6.5 penalties per game.
Western Michigan surrenders 31.8 points per game and 238.3 passing yards each outing on the defensive side of the ball. They allow 17.7 completed passes per game on 30.7 attempts for a completion percentage of 57.6. The Broncos allow an average of 192.7 rushing yards per game on 34.7 carries for an average of 5.6 yards per carry. Western Michigan allows 431 total yards per game for an average of 6.6 yards per play. They force 1 turnovers per contest and 5.8 penalties for 50.3 yards in each contest.
Miami Betting Trends
Miami is 4-3-0 against the over/under so far this season
Miami has an ATS record of 3-4-0 this season
Western Michigan Betting Trends
Western Michigan is 4-1-1 against the over/under so far this season
Western Michigan has an ATS record of 4-2-0 this season
Injuries to Watch
No key injuries to report
No key injuries to report
Tony's Pick: Take Western Michigan
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