Bob Wojnowski, Angelique S. Chengelis and Matt Charboneau preview Week 5 of the college football season. 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 5 of the college football season. This week’s guest selector is Robert Holley of Battle Creek. Holley was the winner of last week’s Wojo Picks contest ( with a record 12-2-1.

Central Michigan +27 at Michigan State

Charboneau: Michigan State 

Chengelis: Central Michigan

Niyo: Central Michigan

Wojnowski: Michigan State

Holley: Michigan State (best bet)

Michigan -13 at Northwesterrn

Charboneau: Northwestern

Chengelis: Michigan

Niyo: Michigan

Wojnowski: Michigan

Holley: Northwestern

More: View from the other side: Michigan at Northwestern

Indiana -14 at Rutgers

Charboneau: Indiana

Chengelis: Indiana (best bet)

Niyo: Indiana

Wojnowski: Indiana

Holley: Indiana

Ohio State -3.5 at Penn State

Charboneau: Ohio State

Chengelis: Ohio State

Niyo: Ohio State

Wojnowski: Ohio State

Holley: Penn State

Purdue -3.5 at Nebraska

Charboneau: Nebraska

Chengelis: Purdue

Niyo: Nebraska

Wojnowski: Purdue

Holley: Purdue

Oregon -2.5 at California

Charboneau: Oregon

Chengelis: California

Niyo: Oregon

Wojnowski: Oregon

Holley: Oregon

Kansas State +9 at Texas

Charboneau: Texas

Chengelis: Texas

Niyo: Texas

Wojnowski: Texas

Holley: Texas

BYU +17 at Washington

Charboneau: Washington

Chengelis: BYU

Niyo: Washington

Wojnowski: Washington

Holley: Washington

West Virginia -7 at Texas Tech

Charboneau: Texas Tech

Chengelis: Texas Tech

Niyo: West Virginia

Wojnowski: Texas Tech

Holley: West Virginia

Baylor +27 at Oklahoma

Charboneau: Oklahoma

Chengelis: Oklahoma

Niyo: Oklahoma

Wojnowski: Oklahoma

Holley: Oklahoma

Stanford +3 at Notre Dame

Charboneau: Stanford

Chengelis: Stanford

Niyo: Stanford

Wojnowski: Notre Dame

Holley: Notre Dame

La.-Lafayette +49 at Alabama

Charboneau: Alabama

Chengelis: Alabama

Niyo: Alabama

Wojnowski: La.-Lafayette

Holley: La.-Lafayette

Syracuse +21 at Clemson

Charboneau: Clemson (best bet)

Chengelis: Syracuse

Niyo: Clemson

Wojnowski: Clemson (best bet)

Holley: Clemson

Northern Illinois +3.5 at Eastern Michigan

Charboneau: Northern Illinois

Chengelis: Eastern Michigan

Niyo: Eastern Michigan

Wojnowski: Eastern Michigan

Holley: Eastern Michigan

Western Michigan +2 at Miami (Ohio)

Charboneau: Miami (Ohio)

Chengelis: Miami (Ohio)

Niyo: Miami (Ohio) (best bet)

Wojnowski: Western Michigan

Holley: Miami (Ohio)


Charboneau: 9-5-1 last week, 30-28-1 overall, 2-2 best bets

Chengelis: 10-4-1 last week, 28-30-1 overall, 2-2 best bets

Niyo: 10-4-1 last week, 31-27-1 overall, 4-0 best bets

Wojnowski: 8-6-1 last week, 31-27-1 overall, 2-2 best bets

Guest selector: 8-6-1 last week, 34-24-1 overall, 2-2 best bets