09/15/2018 – Southern Methodist vs Michigan – Football Preview

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Southern Methodist vs Michigan

3:30 PM – September 15, 2018

Michigan Stadium, Ann Arbor, MI

LINE:

CURRENT:

MICH -35.5

TOTAL:

52.5

OPENING:

MICH -32

TOTAL:

53.5

PAT’S THOUGHTS:

There will be pain.  Michigan can name the score.  SMU doesn’t play a lick of D.  35 points is a lot of scratch, but Michigan should cover.  The pub is with them with 73% of the tickets.

Schedule:

Southern Methodist

DATE

OPPONENT

SCORE

LINE

TOTAL

September 1, 2018

@ North Texas

L 23-46

L 3.5

U 70.5

September 7, 2018

vs TCU

L 12-42

L 23.5

U 59

September 15, 2018

@ Michigan

September 22, 2018

vs Navy

September 29, 2018

vs Houston Baptist

October 6, 2018

@ UCF

October 20, 2018

@ Tulane

October 27, 2018

vs Cincinnati

November 3, 2018

vs Houston

November 10, 2018

@ UConn

November 16, 2018

vs Memphis

November 24, 2018

@ Tulsa

Michigan

DATE

OPPONENT

SCORE

LINE

TOTAL

September 1, 2018

@ Notre Dame

L 17-24

L -2.5

U 47.5

September 8, 2018

vs W Michigan

W 49-3

W -27.5

U 54.5

September 15, 2018

vs SMU

September 22, 2018

vs Nebraska

September 29, 2018

@ Northwestern

October 6, 2018

vs Maryland

October 13, 2018

vs Wisconsin

October 20, 2018

@ Michigan State

November 3, 2018

vs Penn State

November 10, 2018

@ Rutgers

November 17, 2018

vs Indiana

November 24, 2018

@ Ohio State

INJURY REPORT:

Southern Methodist

DATE

POSITION

PLAYER

INJURY

STATUS

September 9, 2018

OL

Bryce Wilds

Undisclosed

Questionable

September 5, 2018

DL

Tyeson Neals

Knee

Out

August 12, 2018

OL

Levon Livingston

Back

Out

September 14, 2018

WR

C.J Sanders

Ankle

Questionable

September 14, 2018

WR

Reggie Roberson Jr.

Ankle

Questionable

Michigan

DATE

POSITION

PLAYER

INJURY

STATUS

September 11, 2018

DL

Aubrey Solomon

Knee

Out

September 9, 2018

P

Brad Robbins

Back

Out

September 9, 2018

QB

Brandon Peters

Undisclosed

Questionable

September 9, 2018

DL

Lawrence Marshall

Undisclosed

Questionable

September 9, 2018

WR

Nate Schoenle

Undisclosed

Questionable

September 3, 2018

WR

Tarik Black

Foot

Out

Statistics:

Southern Methodist

OFFENSE:

SEASON

RANK

DEFENSE:

SEASON

RANK

Total Yards

249

126

Total Yards

461

109

Passing Yards

181.5

103

Passing Yards

303.5

111

Rushing Yards

67.5

127

Rushing Yards

157.5

84

Points

17.5

119

Points

44

124

Turnovers

2

33

Turnovers

2

84

Michigan

OFFENSE:

Season

Rank

DEFENSE:

Season

Rank

Total Yards

379

91

Total Yards

255

14

Passing Yards

196

96

Passing Yards

127.5

12

Rushing Yards

183

65

Rushing Yards

127.5

49

Points

33

62

Points

13.5

26

Turnovers

2

33

Turnovers

2

84


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