Michigan vs. Northwestern odds, line: 2021 college football picks, Week 8 predictions from model on 22-9 run
The sixth-ranked Michigan Wolverines rolled past the opposition early in the season but have been involved in some tight battles of late. After Michigan won each of its first three games by at least 21 points, two of its next three victories were one-score decisions. The Wolverines hope to have an easier time of it when they host the Northwestern Wildcats in a Big Ten Conference showdown on Saturday. Michigan (6-0, 3-0) has won six straight meetings with Northwestern (3-3, 1-2) and 14 of the last 16.