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After a fun-filled week of #MACtion, which saw us discuss the league’s newest coaches, biggest games, toughest schedules and best players, it is now time for our staff to make their picks on who will ultimately win this league.
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Allen Kenney’s Take: Northern Illinois breezed through the MAC last season en route to the BCS. Although the Huskies return plenty of contributors from 2012, particularly on the offensive side of the ball, I doubt a repeat is in the cards.
I'm casting my lot with Bowling Green. Dave Clawson's team brings back 19 starters from last year's 8-5 club. The Falcons probably play the best defense in the conference, and they were competitive in their two conference losses to Toledo and Kent State.
The biggest concern with BGSU is veteran quarterback Matt Schilz, who has to find a way to cut down on his turnovers in his fo...