Western Michigan Broncos versus Northern Illinois Huskies College Football League Fantasy Picks 11-18-2015
It will be MAC action from college football as the Northern Illinois Huskies will host the Western Michigan Broncos. Fantasy college football GM’s can tune to ESPN2 on Wednesday November 18th at 8PM Eastern Time to track the scoring results of their DFS roster one day league picks.
Western Michigan is bowl eligible with a record of 6-4. But the MAC conference does not always send their six win teams into bowl games. They finish up with difficult games having to play at Northern Illinois and Toledo to close out their regular season. They have a five game winning streak snapped last week in a 41-27 home defeat to Bowling Green. The good news for Western Michigan is they have total control of their destiny for a MAC conference west title as they are in a three way tie with Toledo and Northern Illinois at 5-1. The Broncos have been an excellent offensive team as they rank 23rd in both total offense and scoring as they average 485 yards and 37 points per game.
The Northern Illinois Huskies are 7-3 and controls their destiny for a MAC conference west title with the Ohio Bobcats on deck following this game with Western Michigan. Huskies scored a big conference win two weeks ago as they defeated Toledo 32-27. Last week the Huskies went on the road in a difficult venue at Buffalo and came away with the 41-30 road victory against a Bulls team with a good senior quarterback in Joe Licata. Northern Illinois is a very good offensive team. They average 451 yards and 36 points per game on the year. They are well balanced as they throw for 231 and pass for 219 yards per game. In the non-conference the team played at Ohio St and were very competitive losing just 20-13. They are on a five game win streak averaging 32 or greater points in each game.
Western Michigan Broncos QB:
The Broncos junior quarterback is hitting on 68.5% of his passes for 2651 yards with 23 touchdowns and seven picks. Last week in the loss to Bowling Green, Terrell hit on 60% of his throws for 282 yards with no touchdowns and a pick. He did have three touchdown passes two weeks ago at home to Ball State and has completed three or more touchdown throws in four of his past six games. Terrell has rushed for three touchdowns on the year.
Western Michigan Broncos RB:
Bogan has rushed 764 yards on the season on his 121 carries with 11 touchdowns. He is rushing for 6.3 yards per game on the campaign. The sophomore running back had 118 yards rushing and two touchdowns against Bowling Green. Jamauri Bogan has rushed for two touchdowns or greater in four straight games including a four rushing touchdown performance at Eastern Michigan on October 29th.
Western Michigan Broncos WR:
The junior wide out for Western Michigan leads the team with 90 receptions for 1062 yards with 11 touchdowns. He is averaging 11.8 yards per receptions on the campaign. He has not had a touchdown reception in three straight games after going through a set of three games with two touchdown grabs or greater.
Northern Illinois Huskies QB:
The freshman quarterback is completing 63.4% of his throws for 353 yards with three touchdowns and two picks. In the win at Buffalo last week Graham hit on 62.5% of his passes for 190 yards with two touchdowns and a pick. He had 132 passing yards and touchdown in relief of injured starter Hare at Toledo on November 3rd.
Northern Illinois Huskies RB:
Bouagnon has been a workhorse for Northern Illinois with 224 carries for 1106 yards with 17 touchdowns. At Buffalo last week the junior running back ran for 156 yards on 28 carries with two touchdowns.
Northern Illinois Huskies WR:
The junior wide out has caught 60 passes on the year for 942 yards with seven touchdowns. Golladay is averaging 15.7 yards per catch on the campaign.
College Football Real Money Fantasy League Picks
QB: Ryan Graham (Northern Illinois)
RB: Jamauri Bogan (Western Michigan Broncos)
WR: Kenny Golladay (Northern Illinois)