Teams: Wisconsin Badgers vs. Michigan Wolverines
Game Time: 3:30 PM ET, Saturday, October 1, 2016
Location: Michigan Stadium, Ann Arbor, Michigan
Spread: WIS +11 / MICH -11
Both teams enter the game undefeated and with a 4-0 record. The #8 Wisconsin Badgers have won nine of their last 10 games dating back to last season and covered the spread in three of their victories this season. They won 30-6 as a 3.5-point dog on road at then eighth-ranked MSU last week.
The #5 Michigan Wolverines are beginning their season with five consecutive games in front of the home town crowd and the fans have had a lot to cheer for so far. They Wolverines have had a fairly easy schedule though, closing as at least a 17.5 favorite in each game, and they will face a much tougher test today. It’s worth noting that the over is 12-0 in the Wolverines last 12 games overall and 8-0 in their last eight home games.
Michigan’s offense is averaging 52.0 points per game and quarterback Wilton Speight has thrown for nine touchdowns and been picked off just once. Wisconsin has however given up 17 points or fewer in all four games this season and Michigan has dropped 11 consecutive games against top-10 opponents.
Badgers are 5-1 ATS in their last 6 games overall.
Badgers are 1-5 ATS in their last 6 games following a straight up win of more than 20 points.
Wolverines are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games overall.
Wolverines are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games after scoring more than 40 points in their previous game.
Under is 4-1 in Badgers last 5 games overall.Under is 7-1-1 in Badgers last 9 games following a straight up win of more than 20 points.
Over is 12-0 in Wolverines last 12 games overall.
Over is 7-0 in Wolverines last 7 games after allowing less than 20 points in their previous game.