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FCS Game of the Week Preview: No. 2 James Madison vs. No. 5 Villanova

Game Time: Saturday, October 12, 2019, 1:30 p.m. ET

Location: Bridgeforth Stadium, Harrisonburg, Virginia

How To Watch: Flo Football

Betting Odds: James Madison -9.5, O/U 55.5

It turns out that all you need is a quarterback to solve most of your problems. Villanova head coach Mark Ferrante was on the hot seat after two 5-6 seasons to start his tenure with the Wildcats, but now he is in high cotton with quarterback Daniel Smith running the show.

Smith has been much better than Jack Schetelich after transferring in from Campbell University over the offseason, and he has led the Wildcats to a 6-0 start with three wins against ranked opponents.