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NCAA Football, Central Michigan vs. Western Michigan: How to watch, live stream info, time, TV channel, game odds



Through 3 Quarters

An extraordinary way to victory is to just outgain your adversary on the field, and that is working so far for the Western Michigan Broncos (with 555 yards versus 255 yards). 75% in and their offense has truly had the option to force its will, overwhelming the Central Michigan Chippewas 45-30 seventy five percent in. WMU has been enjoying some real success on the exhibition of WR D’Wayne Eskridge, who has gotten four passes for three TDs and 212 yards.

The Broncos have been driven by Eskridge, who so far has gotten four passes for three TDs and 212 yards. Kaleb Eleby’s 85-yard score throw to Eskridge in the second from last quarter made for one of the most paramount snapshots of the night.

With three sacks, the Western Michigan protection has been a genuine danger for Central Michigan’s hostile line. We’ll perceive the number of sacks WMU can get the remainder of the game.

Who’s Playing

Western Michigan @ Central Michigan

Current Records: Western Michigan 2-0; Central Michigan 2-0

What to Know

The Central Michigan Chippewas are 1-4 against the Western Michigan Broncos since October of 2015, however they’ll get an opportunity to close the hole a tad Wednesday. The Chippewas and WMU will go head to head in a Mid-American fight at 7 p.m. ET at Kelly/Shorts Stadium. Anticipate that the scorekeeper should be kept occupied: if their past games are any sign, CMU and WMU will truly illuminate the scoreboard.

Will undoubtedly get a positive outcome on the off chance that you outscore your rival each quarter, and that is actually how it happened for CMU a week ago. They were the reasonable victors by a 40-10 edge over the Northern Illinois Huskies. The game was everything except wrapped up toward the finish of the third, so, all things considered CMU had set up a 26 to nothing advantage. Among those driving the charge for them was RB Lew Nichols III, who punched in one surging score notwithstanding grabbing one getting TD. One of the most exciting minutes was Nichols III’s 58-yard TD gathering in the second from last quarter.

In the interim, the Broncos were hampered by 106 punishment yards against the Toledo Rockets last Wednesday, however fortunately for them that wasn’t the story of the game. WMU evaded past Toledo 41-38. Having guage a nearby success for WMU, the oddsmakers were perfect. Their QB Kaleb Eleby was ablaze, passing for three TDs and 284 yards on 29 endeavors notwithstanding punching in two surging scores.

Their successes lifted the two groups to an indistinguishable 2-0. Watch the matchup and inquire on CBS Sports to discover who keeps up the positive energy and who hits a hindrance.

How To Watch

  • When: Wednesday at 7 p.m. ET
  • Where: Kelly/Shorts Stadium – Mount Pleasant, Michigan
  • Television: ESPN2
  • Online streaming: fuboTV (Try for nothing. Provincial limitations may apply.)


The Broncos are a slight 1-point top pick against the Chippewas, as indicated by the most recent school football chances.

The line on this game has moved a lot since it opened, as it began with the Chippewas as a 2-point top pick.

Over/Under: – 109

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Series History

Western Michigan have won four out of their last five games against Central Michigan.

  • Sep 28, 2019 – Western Michigan 31 versus Central Michigan 15
  • Oct 20, 2018 – Western Michigan 35 versus Central Michigan 10
  • Nov 01, 2017 – Central Michigan 35 versus Western Michigan 28
  • Oct 01, 2016 – Western Michigan 49 versus Central Michigan 10
  • Oct 10, 2015 – Western Michigan 41 versus Central Michigan 39

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Brooklyn Nets sign Alize Johnson to a multiyear, $4.1M contract



Forward Alize Johnson has consented to a multiyear deal the Brooklyn Nets worth up to $4.1 million, his agent, George Langberg, revealed to ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski.

Johnson’s productivity permitted him to parlay two consecutive 10-day contracts into his new deal with the Nets.

Johnson had his choice of a bit more guaranteed money elsewhere, however needed to stay the course with the Nets, where he has averaged 7.8 points and 5.8 rebounds on 65.7% shooting in six appearances.

Prior to joining the Nets, Johnson played 31 games with the Indiana Pacers over the 2018-19 and 2019-20 seasons.

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Los Angeles Angels’ Dexter Fowler with torn ACL injury, out for season



Los Angeles Angels starting right fielder Dexter Fowler has a torn left ACL that will require season-ending surgery, the group declared Sunday.

Fowler, 35, injured himself while sprinting into a second base on an attempted forceout in Friday’s down against the Toronto Blue Jays in Dunedin, Florida. Fowler beat the throw from Blue Jays shortstop Bo Bichette and didn’t slide, inciting him to show up gracelessly and crumple to the ground in pain.

The Angels at first diagnosed Fowler to have a sprained left knee, however a follow-up MRI revealed that it was far more serious. The team said Fowler is expected to need six to nine months to recover after surgery.

“Comeback season has commenced,” Fowler said Sunday. “The cards I’ve been dealt, so you’ve got to deal with them and go at it like that.”

Fowler, who is set to be a free specialist after the season, doesn’t think the injury is career-ending.

“I want to continue to play,” he said. “I think I’ve still got a lot left in the tank. Right now I just want to get the knee back right and get going again.”

Heavenly messengers director Joe Maddon said he replace Fowler with Juan Lagares and Jose Rojas, the last of whom is right now serving in as a utility infielder. Before Sunday’s down against the Blue Jays was delayed because of downpour, Rojas had been scheduled to begin at third base instead of Anthony Rendon, who was managing irritation in his left crotch that came about because of a throw Saturday.

Fowler, acquired from the St. Louis Cardinals in early February, was 5-for-20 with six strikeouts to start the 2021 season and has batted .218/.320/.370 in the course of recent years. Be that as it may, Maddon, who recently oversaw Fowler with the Chicago Cubs, said he accepted the outfielder was simply beginning to get moving obnoxiously and will miss his essence in the team.

“He’s one of those glue guys, man,” Maddon said. “He really makes a difference. He does. You talk about it all the time with clubhouse guys, but this guy really is one.”

Fowler’s injury creates an immediate opening for the Angels’ two most encouraging youthful players, Jo Adell and Brandon Marsh, both of whom are working out at the group’s substitute site in Tempe, Arizona, before the small time season starts. Adell battled as a new kid on the block a year ago, and Marsh presently can’t seem to play above Double-An in the wake of expenditure the Covid abbreviated 2020 season playing mostly intrasquad games.

Maddon said he would concede to the Angels’ minor league development staff on when Adell and Marsh are major league ready.

“It’s hard for me to imagine that they’ve tightened up their game [from spring training] to the point where you want to bring them up yet,” Maddon said.

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Bengals release RB Giovani Bernard after eight seasons



The Cincinnati Bengals have released veteran running back Giovani Bernard, the team declared on Wednesday.

Bernard, 29, has played all of his eight NFL seasons with the franchise that drafted him in the second round in 2013. He has showed up in 115 games and rushed for 3,697 yards and 22 touchdowns. He likewise had 342 receptions for 2,867 yards and 11 touchdowns.

The former North Carolina player was entering the last year of a two-year extension he endorsed in September 2019. The Bengals will acquire $4.1 million in salary-cap savings with Bernard’s release and incur just $666,667 in dead money against the cap, as indicated by Roster Management System.

Bernard began a career-high 10 games in 2020 in light of the fact that Joe Mixon was out with a foot injury. His best rushing performance was a 83-yard exertion in a win over Pittsburgh on Monday Night Football, the Bengals’ first victory over the Steelers since 2015. It was Bernard’s most elevated hurrying absolute since Week 16 of the 2017 season.

Mixon, who marked a four-year, $48 million extension a year ago, tweeted Wednesday that he “can’t thank him enough for all he has meant to my career.”

The Bengals have parted ways with several notable veterans who were essential for the group’s season playoff runs from 2011 to 2015. The team released former All-Pro defensive tackle Geno Atkins prior this offseason and didn’t re-sign former Pro Bowl wide receiver A.J. Green.

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