3:30 pm ET, October 1, 2016 - BTN
Beaver Stadium (Capacity: 107,282 / University Park, PA)
Note: The Redzone TD% and Redzone TD% Defense are calculated by me and not ranked by the NCAA. Determining who has the advantage in these categories is strictly my arbitrary judgment.
This isn't encouraging. I hope that Brandon Smith is back. I hope that the trend of home wins from last season continues this coming week. I hope that the BYE week hasn't treated Minnesota too well, and that the offense rebounds and continues to gel.
To be clear, I'm still thinking the Nittany Lions roll with this one--the stats were skewed by it still being early, and the domination that was the Michigan game. But these numbers aren't friendly to Franklin's Co.