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The defending MWC champs face against a familiar opponent. It can also be found on satellite radio, too, on Sirius channel and XM channel The Fresno State Bulldogs are no ordinary David, however, fresh off a win campaign that went down as one of the best in program history.
Three Keys to a Fresno State Victory 1. This was an obvious strength for the Bulldogs last fall.
Michael Pittman Jr. Though he had just 41 catches in , he tied for the Pac lead with ten catches of plus yards. Considering J.
Create breaks on defense. Their turnover margin was far and away the worst such figure since and they struggled to move the ball, period, against tough defenses like Cal and Utah.
Fresno State, of course, led the Mountain West with 84 passes defended. That statistic tends to strongly correlate with year-to-year success, but it will be a tall task for Wylan Free, Chris Gaston, and company to immediately replace the production lost in the departures of Mike Bell and Tank Kelly.
Better fumble luck, perhaps spurred by a more experienced defensive line, may offset this: Bulldogs opponents had just 12 fumbles in , tied for the fewest in the conference.
Stay balanced on offense. The one potential catch for Fresno State is that they may want to avoid overworking Ronnie Rivers with a suddenly thin running back depth chart behind him.
Saevion Johnson, who averaged 6. Taking Fresno State and the points looks like some of the easiest money to be made all season long, but betting on so many new contributors to topple the Trojans right off the bat, even off a down year, seems like a dicey proposition.
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