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What We Learned from Western Michigan’s 12-10 win over Central Michigan

A late safety produced the difference in the score, but why couldn’t the teams separate from each other in the snow?

2022 MAC Football Week 12 Game Recap: Western Michigan Broncos 12, Central Michigan Chippewas 10

In a true throwback game, the Broncos brutalize the Chippewas in a cold, bitter contest to emerge with the Victory Cannon.

Game Preview: Western Michigan Broncos at Central Michigan Chippewas

With the Victory Cannon and bowl eligibility on the line for Central Michigan, there’s a lot to play for.

NIU tops WMU, 24-21, on Lynch’s last minute TD to end Broncos bowl hopes

The Huskies scored the go-ahead TD with under a minute to go to shock the Broncos.

2022 MAC Football Week 10 Game Preview: Northern Illinois Huskies at Western Michigan Broncos

Western Michigan plays their first home game in three weeks against Northern Illinois in what should be a very even matchup.

What We Learned from Bowling Green’s 13-9 win over Western Michigan

Bowling Green won with field position and easy points right as WMU quarterback Treyson Bourguet was heating up.

Game Preview: Western Michigan Broncos at Bowling Green Falcons

The Bowling Green pass rush is the strongest asset either team has in this game. The Broncos will lean on Sean Tyler to neutralize it, and the Falcons need to force WMU into the air.

What We Learned from Western Michigan’s 16-10 win over Miami

Western Michigan won a game the advanced metrics said they shouldn’t have and both defenses did their parts to keep the offense in it.

Game Recap: Western Michigan Broncos 16, Miami RedHawks 10

WMU spoils the return of Brett Gabbert and snaps Miami’s four-year home win streak in hard-fought defensive victory.

Game Preview: Western Michigan Broncos at Miami RedHawks

The Miami defense is going to get after a one-dimensional Western Michigan squad, while the offense has an opportunity to score some points at home.

What We Learned from Ohio’s 33-14 win over Western Michigan

Ohio’s best defensive performance of the year helps the Bobcats pull away in the fourth.

Game Recap: Ohio Bobcats 33, Western Michigan 14

The ‘Cats spooked Jack Salopek all day, as the Broncos turned the ball over five times in yet another discouraging home loss.

2022 MAC Football Week 7 Game Preview: Ohio Bobcats vs. Western Michigan Broncos

2022 MAC Football Midseason Report Cards

All 12 teams have six data points. Let’s see where each team stands based on performance, preseason expectations, and other factors.

What We Learned from Eastern Michigan’s 45-23 victory over Western Michigan

It’s getting close to learning time.

Game Recap: Eastern Michigan Eagles 45, Western Michigan Broncos 23

For the fourth season in a row, the Eagles take down the Broncos in this cross-state leg of the Michigan MAC Trophy series.

Game Preview: Eastern Michigan Eagles at Western Michigan Broncos

The Eagles head west on I-94 to face the Broncos for an inter-division bout.

What We Learned from Western Michigan’s 44-7 win over New Hampshire

This game was just what the doctor ordered for WMU, as the Bronco defense was suffocating, and the offense got off to a hot start in a dominant effort.

2022 MAC Football Week 5 Game Recap: Western Michigan Broncos 44, New Hampshire Wildcats 7

WMU took the lead on the first play from scrimmage and never looked back in their get-right game against UNH.

Game Preview: New Hampshire Wildcats at Western Michigan Broncos

Jack Salopek is back under center after not playing at San José State. Hopefully that leads to a rebound from the offense against New Hampshire.

Game Recap: San Jose State Spartans 34, Western Michigan Broncos 6

The Spartans wait a year to get their sweet revenge, demolishing WMU through the air early and often in a comfortable win.

Game Preview: Western Michigan Broncos at San José State Spartans

The Broncos look for a reprieve on the West Coast after a tough loss against Pittsburgh last week.

What We Learned from Western Michigan’s 34-13 loss to Pitt

Western couldn’t hold serve against a motivated Pittsburgh team on Saturday night, but there’s still lessons to take away for the Broncos.

Game Recap: Pittsburgh Panthers 34, Western Michigan Broncos 13

The Broncos struggled to generate a consistent offense in a grind-it-out game vs. 23rd-ranked Pittsburgh.

Game Preview: Pitt Panthers at Western Michigan Broncos

The Broncos won last seasons matchup 44-41 in Pittsburgh. Both rosters are different and the Broncos won’t sneak up on the Panthers this time, but WMU can still make some noise.

What We Learned from Western Michigan’s 37-30 win over Ball State

The Broncos won this game in the margins, but Ball State is good enough to surprise someone later this season.

Game Recap: Western Michigan Broncos 37, Ball State Cardinals 30

The Western Michigan Broncos survived second half turnovers and beat the Ball State Cardinals in an early conference brawl.

Game Preview: Western Michigan Broncos at Ball State Cardinals

Western Michigan and Ball State meet in the first conference game in the MAC. Both are recalibrating from losses to Power Five teams and face some unknowns in their opponent.

What We Learned from Western Michigan’s 35-13 loss to Michigan State

Explosive plays doomed the Broncos defense, a continuation of an issue from the 2021 campaign, while the offense flashed some decent potential in bursts.

Five new MAC starters that showed signs of breakout seasons in Week 1

From Jack Salopek to DJ Taylor, here are the new starters in the conference that come with immediate All-MAC potential.

Game Recap: Michigan State 35, Western Michigan 13

The Broncos missed several opportunities to put real pressure on Sparty, but avail themselves admirably in their nationally-televised loss.

Get to Know the Spartans: Week One Q&A with The Only Colors

I asked Ryan O’Bleness from The Only Colors some questions to get the Michigan State outlook for week one and the 2022 season.