Records: Ohio State 5-0 (1-0 in Big Ten), Northwestern 4-0 (0-0 in Big Ten)
Kick-off: 8 p.m. EST
Spread: Ohio State by 6.5
Last meeting: Ohio State 45, Northwestern 10 (2008)
Passing: The Buckeyes are averaging 214 yards in the air while Northwestern throws for 233.8 per outing.
Rushing: Ohio State is rushing for 287.2 yards per outing while the Wildcats are averaging 249.5 yards on the ground.
Last games played: The Buckeyes defeated Wisconsin last week, 31-24 while Northwestern took care of Maine 35-21 two weeks ago.
Thoughts: The Buckeyes grinded out a win over Wisconsin last week while Northwestern was idle. I think the Wildcats will give Ohio State all they can handle but in the end, the Buckeyes get the win. Give me Northwestern with the points here.
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