This article is part of our DFS College Football 101 series.
DFS College Football 101: Week 13 Tuesday
Here we go with a pair of MAC games for this College Football DFS Tuesday slate. Take note that Ball State QB Riley Neal is highly questionable, and it appears that Drew Plitt will make his third straight start for the Cardinals. We'll want to confirm that as we move closer to kickoff, but definitely pay attention to that situation. Also, the weather doesn't look great for Northern Illinois and Western Michigan tonight. It will be cold (30 degrees) with 10+ mph winds and light snow showers. That certainly plays into Northern Illinois' run-heavy approach … Meanwhile, here are the odds attached to these Tuesday matchups:
Northern Illinois (-5.5) at Western Michigan – Total: 51
Ball State at Miami Ohio (-17) – Total: 54.5
Looking within that, I'll highlight the best fantasy selections on FanDuel & DraftKings while also touching on some situations to monitor for your DFS squads.
Gus Ragland – Miami Ohio (FanDuel $8,200 / DraftKings $6,300)
Miami Ohio checks in with the highest scoring projection of the night, and I'm thinking QB Gus Ragland will play a significant part in that. He's coming off back-to-back tough outings, but last week's blunder could've been expected against one of the best defenses in the conference. Ragland is looking at a much more favorable draw in this home matchup vs Ball State, who has allowed 42, 52, 45 and 41 points respectively over their past four games. The Redhawks offense is in