The ninth-ranked Bulldogs turned a pair of third-down situations in to long touchdown passes in the first quarter and rolled to a 34-0 road win over No. 7 Palo Verde.
Zyrus Fiaseu blew by Green Valley to the tune of 235 yards and four touchdowns in leading the host Patriots to a 45-19 victory on Friday night.
Since 2001, the Patriots are 31-1 at home against first- and second-year quarterbacks such as the Chiefs’ Patrick Mahomes.
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Paul Stone leads the contest with a 19-11 ATS record and Wes Reynolds is 18-12 ATS.
The same question and answer followed the Oakland Raiders into London.
UNLV was a roughly three-touchdown underdog last season at Fresno State, but beat the Bulldogs 26-16. Now the Rebels play at Utah State as 27-point underdogs.
The Knights have not fallen backward after replacing coach Scott Frost with Josh Heupel, who loves to run up the score against bad defenses.
The title chases in each of the conferences are starting to come into focus now that the college football season has reached its midway point. This week should clear things up even more.
Breaking down UNLV’s football game at Utah State on Saturday.