Bob Wojnowski, John Niyo and Matt Charboneau preview the opening games of the college football season: Michigan vs. Middle Tennessee and Michigan State vs. Tulsa. 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 1 of the 2019 college football season. 

Middle Tennessee State +33.5 at Michigan

Charboneau: Middle Tennessee State

Chengelis: Michigan

Niyo: Michigan

Wojnowski: Michigan

Florida Atlantic +27.5 at Ohio State

Charboneau: Ohio State

Chengelis: Ohio State

Niyo: Ohio State

Wojnowski: Florida Atlantic

South Alabama +36 at Nebraska

Charboneau: South Alabama

Chengelis: Nebraska

Niyo: Nebraska

Wojnowski: Nebraska

Akron +17 at Illinois

Charboneau: Akron

Chengelis: Illinois

Niyo: Illinois

Wojnowski: Illinois

Ball State +17 at Indiana

Charboneau: Indiana

Chengelis: Indiana

Niyo: Indiana

Wojnowski: Ball State

More: Breaking down teams in The Detroit News preseason college football Top 25 poll

More: Detroit News preseason college football Top 25 poll

Duke +34.5 at Alabama

Charboneau: Duke

Chengelis: Alabama

Niyo: Alabama

Wojnowski: Alabama (best bet)

Northwestern +6.5 at Stanford

Charboneau: Stanford

Chengelis: Northwestern (best bet)

Niyo: Stanford

Wojnowski: Stanford

Boise State +5.5 at Florida State

Charboneau: Florida State

Chengelis: Boise State

Niyo: Florida State

Wojnowski: Boise State

Georgia Southern +28 at LSU

Charboneau: LSU

Chengelis: LSU

Niyo: Georgia Southern

Wojnowski: LSU

Georgia -21 at Vanderbilt

Charboneau: Georgia

Chengelis: Georgia

Niyo: Georgia

Wojnowski: Georgia

Oregon +3.5 at Auburn

Charboneau: Oregon

Chengelis: Auburn

Niyo: Oregon

Wojnowski: Oregon

Miami (Ohio) -21.5 at Iowa

Charboneau: Iowa

Chengelis: Miami (Ohio)

Niyo: Iowa

Wojnowski: Iowa

Houston +24.5 at Oklahoma

Charboneau: Houston

Chengelis: Oklahoma

Niyo: Houston

Wojnowski: Houston

Notre Dame -20.5 at Louisville

Charboneau: Louisville (best bet)

Chengelis: Notre Dame

Niyo: Notre Dame

Wojnowski: Notre Dame

Eastern Michigan -6 at Coastal Carolina

Charboneau: Eastern Michigan

Chengelis: Eastern Michigan

Niyo: Eastern Michigan (best bet)

Wojnowski: Eastern Michigan