The Michigan Wolverines will take on the Northern Illinois Huskies at 12 p.m. ET on Saturday at Michigan Stadium. The Wolverines are 2-0 and have entered the AP Poll as the No. 25 team in the country, while NIU is 1-1. Michigan ended last year fifth in the East Division of the Big Ten, while NIU ended up sixth in the West Division of the MAC.
The Wolverines are favored by 27 points in the latest Michigan vs. Northern Illinois odds from Caesars Sportsbook, and the over-under is set at 55. Before you make any Northern Illinois vs. Michigan picks, you'll want to see the college football predictions from the SportsLine Projection Model.
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