Monthly Archives: October 2016

College Football Top 128, Week of Nov. 1

The top seven teams in our poll stayed intact, though the rest of the Top 25 had a bit of a shakeup with a number of upsets. West Virginia, Nebraska, Boise State and Baylor all received their first losses, while … Continue reading

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Picking Every Game: College Football Predictions, Week 9

Record: Last week: SU – 43-14; ATS – 22-29-3; O/U – 28-24-2 Overall: SU – 396-118; ATS – 203-201-8; O/U – 217-186-9 Upsets are bold underlined (Results in parentheses; wins are underlined; losses in italics) * – Picks with extreme confidence ATS ^ … Continue reading

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College Football Top 128, Week of Oct. 25

The Top Ten finally had a major shakeup when Ohio State fell to Penn State, 24-21. The Buckeyes could have fallen further in the poll, but they stayed ahead of Western Michigan and Boise State because of their strength of … Continue reading

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Picking Every Game: College Football Predictions, Week 8

Game of the Week Texas A&M (6-0) at Alabama (7-0) 3:30 p.m. EST Neyland Stadium, Knoxville, Tenn. CBS Alabama -18 — O/U 55.5 Today is the day of my 50th birthday party (even though my birthday isn’t today). So I’m running … Continue reading

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Hot Seats, Heismans and other lessons from week 7

Hot Seats Mark Dantonio … has had an amazing run at Michigan State, having won 11 or more games in five of the past six seasons. So it’s almost a certainty that he’s not going anywhere after this season, even if … Continue reading

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College Football Top 128, Week of Oct. 18

Close calls and blowouts highlighted Week 7 for the Top 10, which remains intact for Week 8. No. 1 Alabama destroyed Tennessee on its home field, while both No. 2 Ohio State and No. 3 Clemson required overtime to stay … Continue reading

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Picking Every Game: College Football Predictions, Week 7 (Update)

Game of the Week Alabama (6-0) at Tennessee (5-1) 3:30 p.m. EST Neyland Stadium, Knoxville, Tenn. CBS Alabama -13 — O/U 55.5 Long before Tennessee developed an annual rivalry with the Florida Gators, this was THE game. The third Saturday in … Continue reading

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