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(309) Northern Illinois vs. Ball State (310) 7:00 PM | Wed, Nov 18 2020
Sport: NCAAF | Star Rating: 8.0 Evaluation: Loss (-920) - Final Score BALL 31 at NIU 25
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-13.5 BALL (-115) @ Draftkings

I'm playing on BALL STATE. While the schedule maker hasn't done them any favors, the Huskies aren't a good team right now. They lost 49-30 against Buffalo. That wasn't that bad. But they followed it up with a 40-10 loss vs. Central Michigan. Both those games were at home, too. Now, they take to the road to face a Ball State team which is off a momentum-building 38-31 win over Eastern Michigan. With their next two games both coming on the road, both against quality opponents, the Cardinals know that they absolutely need to take care of business in this one. After years of abuse at the hands of the Huskies, they ended the drought last season, winning at NIU. Now, they'll look to deliver a blowout to a longtime nemesis. The Cardinals have the offense to exploit the inexperienced NIU secondary. Expect them to do exactly that. 

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