Falcons look for fourth straight win over Rams on Thanksgiving

By Anthony Caruso III | Publisher

The Colorado State Rams face the Air Force Falcons on Thanksgiving Day. Kickoff is slated at 3:30 pm EST from Falcon Stadium in Colorado Springs, Colorado.

The Rams come into the game with a 3-8 record. They are just 1-3 on the road.

The Falcons are 4-7. They are 3-2 at home this season.

Air Force Falcons quarterback Isaiah Sanders is being tackled after running with the ball against the San Diego State Aztecs
Isaiah Sanders is being tackled after running with the ball against the San Diego State Aztecs (Getty Images)

According to Covers.com, the Rams have a 64% chance to win the game, according to their public poll. Their expert poll gives Colorado State a 55% chance to win the game.

Air Force is looking to win their third straight game in the series. The Falcons won 45-28 over the Rams in last year’s meeting.

They also won 49-46 in the 2016 meeting.

Colorado State has not won in the series since October 17th, 2015. In that game, the Rams won 38-23.

Colorado State comes into the game on a four-game losing streak. They have not won a game since October 13th when they defeated the New Mexico Lobos, 20-18.

Air Force is also coming into the game on a losing streak, as they lost their last game to the Wyoming Cowboys, 35-27.

The Falcons have not won since defeating the Lobos on November 10th. They won 42-24 in the game.

Falcons quarterback Isaiah Sanders has gone 48 of 78 for 844 yards. He also has four touchdowns and three interceptions.

Cole Fagan has 151 carries for 737 yards and six touchdowns. Marcus Bennett has 21 receptions for 431 yards and two touchdowns.

Rams quarterback K.J. Carta-Samuels has gone 177 of 287 for 2,172 yards. He also has 18 touchdowns and eight interceptions.

Izzy Matthews leads the running backs with 156 carries for 665 yards and four touchdowns. Preston Williams leads the wide receivers with 84 receptions for 1,097 yards and 11 touchdowns.

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