Hi there, Justin from Draft Diamonds (@jrberendzen on Twitter) with my high 5 NAIA matchups of week one.
Northwestern Faculty (Iowa) at Morningside College
One other battle between the Mustangs and Raiders once more. Morningside is led offensively by senior quarterback Joe Dolincheck who held 4,783 passing yards and 44 passing touchdowns final season. Senior defensive again Noah Van’t Hof had 74 tackles, 3 PBUs, and three TFLs in 2021. Offensively for the Raiders, they’ve senior vast receiver Cade Moser who had 1,504 receiving yards and 21 touchdowns final season. The Mustangs protection has senior defensive again Lonell Boyd Jr who held 72 tackles, 7 PBUs, and 5 TFLs in 2021.
Texas Wesleyan College at Arizona Christian College
Texas Wesleyan involves Arizona to fulfill Arizona Christian in what can be a check for each groups. The Firestorm offensively has Aidan Quinn senior working again who had 606 dashing yards and 11 touchdowns in 2021. For the Texas Wesleyan protection, they’ve redshirt junior defensive again Elijah Corridor who had 39 tackles, 6 interceptions, and 5 PBUs final season. Offensively the Rams have their returning quarterback Dalton Dale who had 1,999 passing yards and 24 landing passes in 2021. Senior defensive lineman Jake Farrell had 42 tackles, 12 TFLs, and 10.5 sacks final season for Arizona Christian.
Bethel College(Tennessee) at Reinhardt College
In a matchup of two groups who gained in week 0, this one figures to be intriguing. Reinhardt junior working again Devyn Collins is the one to observe on offense for the Eagles he had 93 dashing yards and three touchdowns in Reinhardt’s large win over Faulkner week 0. For the Wildcat’s protection, they’ve Jakobe Griffin senior linebacker who had 102 whole tackles in 2021 and had 10 tackles of their first recreation in opposition to Arkansas Baptist. The standout within the first recreation for Bethel’s offense was JD Dixon sophomore vast receiver who had 120 receiving yards and a pair of touchdowns. Defensively for Reinhardt, they’ve redshirt sophomore defensive lineman Jon Perry who had 41 tackles, 5 TFLs, and three.5 sacks final season.
Georgetown Faculty (Kentucky) at Bluefield College
I believe that that is an under-the-radar matchup. The Tigers have senior linebacker Chad Holleran who had 71 tackles, 11 TFLs, and three sacks in 2021. Bluefield offensively has Fifth-year vast receiver JaQuan Ebron who had 1,406 receiving yards and 16 touchdowns final season. Defensively for the Rams, they’ve grad defensive again KeDarrius Phinazee who had 76 tackles and 5 interceptions in 2021.
MidAmerica Nazarene College at Culver-Stockton Faculty
This matchup I simply discovered to be intriguing due to how nicely MidAmerica Nazarene performed week 0 and simply discovering out actually the place groups are as a result of I believe Culver-Stockton can rebound. MidAmerica Nazarene senior defensive again Troy Corridor is the one to observe he had 1 interception week 0 and final season had 67 tackles and 6 interceptions. Offensively for Culver-Stockton, they’ve sophomore vast receiver Slayton Ochoa who had 54 receiving yards and 1 landing in Culver-Stockton’s first recreation. For the Wildcat’s protection, they’ve junior defensive again David Hernandez who had 11 tackles and an interception in week 0. Offensively for the Pioneers, they’ve sophomore quarterback Adrian Parsons who threw for 418 passing yards and 5 landing passes within the first recreation held in week 0.