Marshall vs. Bowling Green Prediction: Picks & Start Time – September 17

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The Marshall Thundering Herd (2-0) and Bowling Green Falcons (0-2) will battle at Doyt L. Perry Stadium in Bowling Green, Ohio.

Marshall vs. Bowling Green Odds

Point Spread

The spread for this matchup is set at 17 points, with sportsbooks listing Marshall as the favorites.


As for the moneyline, Marshall has -855 odds to pick up the win, while Bowling Green is listed at +559 to claim victory.


Finally, the over/under for the game is set at 51 points.


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Game Info

How to Watch Marshall vs. Bowling Green Live?

  • Game Day: Saturday, September 17, 2022
  • Game Time: 5:00 PM ET
  • TV Channel: NFL Network
  • Location: Bowling Green, Ohio
  • Stadium: Doyt L. Perry Stadium

Betting Preview


  • Marshall racked up 33.0 points per game last year, comparable to the 30.7 per outing Bowling Green allowed.
  • When the Thundering Herd recorded more than 30.7 points last year, they were 4-2 against the spread and 5-1 overall.
  • Marshall collected 82.8 more yards per game (456.8) than Bowling Green gave up per outing (374.0) last season.
  • The Thundering Herd were 6-4 against the spread and 7-3 overall when the team totaled more than 374.0 yards last season.
  • Last year Marshall ran for 25.6 fewer yards per game (162.2) than Bowling Green allowed per contest (187.8).
  • Last season the Thundering Herd had a 2-2 ATS record and a 3-1 overall record in games the team ran for over 187.8 yards.

Bowling Green

  • Bowling Green put up 21.4 points per game last year, comparable to the 23.8 Marshall allowed.
  • The Falcons were 3-1 against the spread and 2-2 overall last season when the team recorded over 23.8 points.
  • Bowling Green racked up 79.5 fewer yards per game (317.2) than Marshall gave up per contest (396.7) last season.
  • Last year Bowling Green rushed for 89.1 fewer yards per game (102.3) than Marshall allowed per contest (191.4).

Marshall vs. Bowling Green Betting Analysis

Marshall Betting Insights

  • Against the spread, Marshall went 6-7-0 last season.
  • Marshall had one win ATS (1-2) as a 17-point favorite or more last season.
  • The Thundering Herd went 6-4 in games they were favored on the moneyline last season (winning 60% of those games).
  • The Thundering Herd played as a moneyline favorite of -855 or shorter in just two games last season, and they won both.
  • Last year, seven of Marshall’s 13 games went over the point total.

Falcons Betting Insights

  • Bowling Green beat the spread eight times in 12 games last season.
  • Bowling Green’s ATS record as an underdog of 17 points or more was 3-1 last year.
  • Last season, the Falcons were the underdog 11 times and won four, or 36.4%, of those games.
  • The Falcons had a record of 0-2 when they were set as an underdog of +559 or more by bookmakers last season.
  • There were five Bowling Green games (out of 12) that went over the total last season.

Marshall vs. Bowling Green Against The Spread & Betting Records


Overall Home Away
Point Total AVG 60.0 60.4 59.5
Implied Total AVG 36.0 37.9 33.8
ATS Record 6-7-0 1-6-0 5-1-0
Over/Under Record 7-6-0 3-4-0 4-2-0
Moneyline Favorite Record 6-4 2-3 4-1
Moneyline Underdog Record 0-2 0-1 0-1


Overall Home Away
Point Total AVG 50.3 47.9 52.7
Implied Total AVG 32.7 28.5 36.8
ATS Record 8-4-0 3-3-0 5-1-0
Over/Under Record 5-7-0 3-3-0 2-4-0
Moneyline Favorite Record 0-1 0-1 0-0
Moneyline Underdog Record 4-7 2-3 2-4

Last Season’s Leaders


  • Eli Neal had one interception to go with 63 tackles, 5.0 TFL, 5.5 sacks, and one pass defended last year.
  • Abraham Beauplan had 71 tackles, 6.0 TFL, and 2.5 sacks.
  • Cory McCoy picked up 1.0 sack in addition to his 2.0 TFL, 42 tackles, and two interceptions a season ago.
  • Steven Gilmore registered 1.0 sack to go with 1.0 TFL, 35 tackles, and three interceptions in 13 games.


  • With 3.0 sacks to go with 6.0 TFL, 88 tackles, and one interception in 12 games, Darren Anders was a key player on defense.
  • Davon Ferguson accumulated 2.0 sacks to go along with 6.0 TFL and 51 tackles in 12 games.
  • Brock Horne helped on defense with one interception to go along with 55 tackles, 2.0 TFL, one sack, and one pass defended in 12 games.
  • The contributions of Jordan Anderson, who was on the field for 12 games, included 1.0 TFL, 42 tackles, and three interceptions.

Marshall vs. Bowling Green Predictions and Pick

Marshall vs. Bowling Green betting card

    Pick ATS:

    Falcons (+17)

    Pick OU:

    Over (51)

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Our pick to win this game is Marshall, and we predict that Bowling Green will cover the spread (Marshall -17). Finally, we see the scoring in this one going over the posted total of 51 points.


Matt Rooney

Matt comes from Chicago and has lived in the area his whole life. Graduated from and played football at Illinois Wesleyan University in Bloomington, IL while also serving as the director of student sports broadcasting. He writes for Betsperts as well as appears on several shows across the network.

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