The Ohio State Buckeyes and Michigan Wolverines have plenty at stake heading into Saturday’s game in Ann Arbor. The winner will clinch the Big Ten East and compete for a conference title next week and will remain contention for a Playoff spot, and the loser will look forward to what bowl game they’ll be invited to.
Here’s all the data you’ll want, and a pick for the game!
Ohio State: 2 overall, 1 offense, 14 defense
Michigan: 4 overall, 22 offense, 7 defense
CB Sevyn Banks - Questionable (undisclosed)
DT Jaden McKenzie - Out indefinitely (undisclosed)
RB Marcus Crowley - Out indefinitely (undisclosed)
RB Blake Corum - Questionable (lower body)
Against The Spread
Ohio State: 6-4-1 ATS
Michigan: 9-2 ATS
Ohio State: Over 6-5
Michigan: Over 5-6
Returning/Overall Talent from 247Sports
Ohio State: 2 overall, 2 offense, 3 defense
Michigan: 17 overall, 17 offense, 18 defense
Current lines at DraftKings Sportsbook
Spread: Ohio State -7
Moneyline: Ohio State -290, Michigan +230
Opening line: Ohio State -7
Opening total: 60
37 degrees, 5 MPH wind, 9% chance of rain
Ohio State -7
The Michigan defense ranks No. 7 in opponent yards per pass attempt, but the Wolverines have not seen anything close to the passing game Ohio State has this season. Will the Wolverines be able to keep up with an offense that ranks No. 1 in yards per play? I’ll bet against that and take the Buckeyes to take control of this rivalry once again.
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