Detroit News college picks: Week 2

The Detroit News

Matt Charboneau, Angelique S. Chengelis, John Niyo and Bob Wojnowski of The Detroit News offer their predictions against the spread in Week 2 of the college football season. This week’s guest selector is David Smith of Lincoln Park.    

Michigan is a 27-point favorite at home against Western Michigan on Saturday.

Western Michigan +27 at Michigan

Charboneau: Western Michigan

Chengelis: Michigan

Niyo: Western Michigan

Wojnowski: Michigan

Smith: Western Michigan

Michigan State -7 at Arizona State

Charboneau: Michigan State

Chengelis: Michigan State

Niyo: Arizona State

Wojnowski: Michigan State

Smith: Michigan State

New Mexico +35 at Wisconsin

Charboneau: Wisconsin

Chengelis: Wisconsin

Niyo: Wisconsin

Wojnowski: Wisconsin

Smith: New Mexico

Duke +2.5 at Northwestern

Charboneau: Northwestern (best bet)

Chengelis: Northwestern (best bet)

Niyo: Northwestern

Wojnowski: Northwestern

Smith: Northwestern

Rutgers +34 at Ohio State

Charboneau: Ohio State

Chengelis: Ohio State

Niyo: Ohio State (best bet)

Wojnowski: Rutgers

Smith: Ohio State (best bet)

Iowa State +3.5 at Iowa

Charboneau: Iowa

Chengelis: Iowa

Niyo: Iowa

Wojnowski: Iowa State

Smith: Iowa

Virginia +6 at Indiana

Charboneau: Indiana

Chengelis: Indiana

Niyo: Indiana

Wojnowski: Indiana (best bet)

Smith: Virginia

Fresno State +2.5 at Minnesota

Charboneau: Minnesota

Chengelis: Minnesota

Niyo: Minnesota

Wojnowski: Minnesota

Smith: Minnesota

Penn State -7.5 at Pittsburgh

Charboneau: Pittsburgh

Chengelis: Pittsburgh

Niyo: Pittsburgh

Wojnowski: Pittsburgh

Smith: Pittsburgh

Colorado +4.5 at Nebraska

Charboneau: Nebraska

Chengelis: Nebraska

Niyo: Colorado

Wojnowski: Nebraska

Smith: Colorado

Arkansas State +36.5 at Alabama

Charboneau: Alabama

Chengelis: Alabama

Niyo: Alabama

Wojnowski: Alabama

Smith: Alabama

USC +4 at Stanford

Charboneau: Stanford

Chengelis: Stanford

Niyo: Stanford

Wojnowski: Stanford

Smith: Stanford

Clemson -11.5 at Texas A&M

Charboneau: Clemson

Chengelis: Clemson

Niyo: Clemson

Wojnowski: Clemson

Smith: Texas A&M

Kansas +7 at Central Michigan

Charboneau: Central Michigan

Chengelis: Central Michigan

Niyo: Central Michigan

Wojnowski: Central Michigan

Smith: Central Michigan

Eastern Michigan +15 at Purdue

Charboneau: Purdue

Chengelis: Purdue

Niyo: EMU 

Wojnowski: EMU

Smith: Purdue


Charboneau: 10-4 last week, 10-4 overall, 1-0 best bets

Chengelis: 7-7 last week, 7-7 overall, 1-0 best bets

Niyo: 9-5 last week, 9-5 overall, 1-0 best bets

Wojnowski: 10-4 last week, 10-4 overall, 1-0 best bets

Smith: 12-2 last week, 12-2 overall, 1-0 best bets

David Smith was the winner of the Wojo Picks contest ( last week.