Michigan is an early 2-point underdog for its game at Rutgers on Saturday night while Michigan State is favored by 7 for its Big Ten showdown against Nebraska, according to oddsmakers at vegasinsider.com.
Michigan (2-3) is coming off a 30-14 loss to Minnesota in which the Wolverines managed just 171 yards of total offense. The game against Rutgers (4-1) begins at 7 p.m. and will be televised by the Big Ten Network.
The Spartans (3-1) are ranked No. 10 in this week's Associated Press poll following their 56-14 victory over Wyoming. MSU's nationally-televised game against No. 19 Nebraska (5-0) is at 8 p.m. on ABC from Spartan Stadium.