Western Michigan @ Pittsburgh
Current Records: Western Michigan 1-1; Pittsburgh 2-0
What to Know
The Western Michigan Broncos are staring down a pretty large 14.5-point disadvantage in the spread for Saturday’s game. They will head out on the road to face off against the Pittsburgh Panthers at noon ET Saturday at Heinz Field.
WMU kept a clean sheet against the Illinois State Redbirds last week and took the matchup 28 to nothing. The contest was all but wrapped up at the end of the third, by which point the Broncos had established a 28 to nothing advantage.
Meanwhile, Pitt was able to grind out a solid win over the Tennessee Volunteers last week, winning 41-34. Pitt QB Kenny Pickett was slinging it as he passed for two TDs and 286 yards on 37 attempts in addition to punching in one rushing touchdown.
Their wins bumped WMU to 1-1 and Pitt to 2-0. Watch the game and check back on CBS Sports to find out who keeps up the positive energy and who hits a stumbling block.
How To WatchWhen: Saturday at 12 p.m. ETWhere: Heinz Field — Pittsburgh, PennsylvaniaTV: Charter Sports SoutheastOnline streaming: fuboTV (Try for free. Regional restrictions may apply.)Follow: CBS Sports AppTicket Cost: $10.00Odds
The Panthers are a big 14.5-point favorite against the Broncos, according to the latest college football odds.
The oddsmakers had a good feel for the line for this one, as the game opened with the Panthers as a 15.5-point favorite.
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This is the first time these teams have played each other within the last six years.