Rockets home to Eagles in NCAAF betting action
|Eastern Michigan Eagles||Toledo Rockets|
|1-7||November 02, 2013, 07:00 | Glass Bowl||5-3|
The Eagles will be looking to pick up a win and cover the spread when they take on the Rockets in Toledo at Glass Bowl on Saturday in Week 10 action.
The Eagles will try to spoil to the party on Saturday; they are 1-7 ATS against the number this season, while the Rockets are 5-3 ATS. Eastern Michigan is 7-1 on the totals; Toledo is 2-6.
View Eastern Michigan Eagles vs Toledo Rockets Odds and Stats.
Sportsbooks such as Sportsbook.ag had set the Rockets as -28-point favorites on the opening line for this contest.
It's a betting matchup between the No. 61-rated Rockets and the No. 120-ranked Eagles, according to the NCAAF Power Rankings here at Odds Shark. Predictive-scoring models run on this game indicate a potential 31-5 result in favor of the Rockets.
Last time we saw the Falcons, they had no answer for Kareem Hunt as the Rockets rolled to a 28-25 victory at Doyt Perry Stadium.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Toledo's No. 61-ranked offense (30.5 PPG) against a Eagles defense that ranks No. 123 at 44.38 PPG. The Rockets passing attack has averaged 183.12 yards per game, less than the Eagles give up through the air (241.5 YPG on average).
Defensively, the Eagles feature the league's No. 122-rated road run defense, allowing 300.8 yards per game. Toledo, meanwhile, ranks No. 6 in rushing offense at home.
A few Eagles at Rockets trends to consider:
Eastern Michigan is 0-5 ATS in its last 5 games
Eastern Michigan is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Eastern Michigan's last 5 games
Eastern Michigan is 1-4 ATS in its last 5 games on the road
Toledo is 4-2 ATS in its last 6 games
Toledo is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 12 of Toledo's last 14 games
Toledo is 9-1 SU in its last 10 games at home
Eastern Michigan at Western Michigan, Saturday, November 9th
Toledo at Buffalo, Tuesday, November 12th