Friday, October 24, 2014

Notable CFB Week 9 Picks

College football is now heading into week 9, where inner conference match up's really heat up.  Here are my week 9 CFB picks.


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#1 Mississippi State at Kentucky

My pick: #1 Mississippi State defeats Kentucky 35-14

Photo Credit: Rogelio V. Solis - AP Photo
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  South Carolina at #5 Auburn
  
  My pick: #5 Auburn defeats South Carolina 45-21


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#20 USC at #19 Utah

My pick: #19 Utah defeats #20 USC 38-35

Photo Credit: Troy Wayrynen - AP Photo
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#13 Ohio State at Penn State                                                                                                      

My pick: Penn State defeats Ohio State 31-27                                                                           

Photo Credit: Joe Hermitt - The Patriot News
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Upset of the week
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#3 Ole Miss at #24 LSU                                                                                                                

My prediction: #24 LSU defeats #3 Ole Miss 24-20                                                                   

Photo Credit: Brett Duke - NOLA.com
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Tuesday, October 7, 2014

Notable Week 7 CFB Picks

After a week full of huge upsets the college football season has changed.  Here are my week 7 college football picks.


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#2 Auburn at #3 Mississippi State

My pick: #2 Auburn defeats #3 Mississippi State 31-24.

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#3 Ole Miss at #14 Texas A&M                                                                                                    

My pick: #14 Texas A&M defeats #3 Ole  Miss 28-21                                                                

Photo Credit: Marvin Gentry - USA Today Sports
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#9 TCU at #5 Baylor                                                                                                            

My pick: #5 Baylor defeats #9 TCU 45-42                                                                          

Photo Credit: Rodolfo Gonzalez - The Austin America Statesmen
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#12 Oregon at #18 UCLA                                                                                              
                     
My pick: #12 Oregon defeats #18 UCLA 45-38                                                         

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#13 Georgia defeats #23 Missouri                                                                              

My pick: #13 Georgia defeats #23 Missouri 35-28                                                   

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Tuesday, September 30, 2014

My Notable Week 6 CFB Picks

After a week of College football with very few upsets, and shocking victories week 6 should be a week full of excitement.



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Arizona vs #2 Oregon

My prediction: #2 Oregon defeats Arizona 45-28

Photo Credit: Bruce Ely - The Oregonian
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#3 Alabama at #11 Ole Miss

My prediction: #3 Alabama defeats Ole Miss 35-14

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#6 Texas A&M at #12 Mississippi State                                                                              

My prediction: #12 Mississippi State defeats #6 Texas A&M 35-31                                          

Photo Credit: Gerald Herbert - AP Sports
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#15 LSU at #5 Auburn                                                                                                                     

My prediction: #5 Auburn defeats #15 LSU 34-24                                                                          

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#14 Stanford at #9 Notre Dame                                                                                                         

My prediction: #14 Stanford defeats #9 Notre Dame 21-17                                                          

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#19 Nebraska at #10 Michigan State                                                                                                

My prediction: #10 Michigan State defeats #19 Nebraska 24-10                                                

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Upset of the Week: 
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#4 Oklahoma at #25 TCU                                                                                                             

My prediction: #25 TCU defeats #4 Oklahoma 31-28                                                                   

Photo Credit: Brandon Wade - The Star Telegram

Tuesday, September 23, 2014

My Notable Week 5 CFB Picks

As week 4 of the 2014 College football season came to an end, I will make my week 5 predictions.


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#1. Florida State at North Carolina State

My pick: North Carolina State defeats #1 Florida State 38-34


Photo Credit: Jerome Carpenter - WRAL Contributor
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   Arkansas vs #6 Texas A&M *

   My pick: #6 Texas A&M defeats Arkansas 45-24

Photo Credit: Andy Jacobsohn - Dallas News
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   #11 UCLA at #15 Arizona State                                                                                                         

   My pick: #15 Arizona State defeats #11 UCLA 38-28                                                                       

Photo Credit: Nigel Amstock - CU Independent
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    Tennessee at #12 Georgia                                                                                                                

    My pick: #12 Georgia defeats Tennessee 42-24                                                                               

Photo Credit: Erin O. Smith - RedAndBlack.com
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   My pick: #13 South Carolina defeats Missouri 35-28                                                                      

Photo Credit: Christopher Hanewinckel - USA Today Sports
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Wednesday, September 17, 2014

My Notable CFB Week 4 Picks

As college football heads into it's 4th week of the 2014 season, I will make my predictions for the notable games this week.

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#22 Clemson at #1 Florida State (Network: ESPN\ABC, 8:00 PM ET.)

My pick: #22 Clemson defeats #1 Florida State 35-31
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Florida at #3 Alabama (Network: CBS, 3:30 PM ET.)

My pick: #3 Alabama defeats Florida 45-14
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#4 Oklahoma at West Virginia (Network: FOX, 7:30 PM ET.)

My pick: West Virginia defeats #4 Oklahoma 49-45
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#5 Auburn at #20 Kansas State (Network: ESPN, 7:30 PM ET.)

My pick: #5 Auburn defeats Kansas State 38-14
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Mississippi State at #9 LSU (Network: ESPN, 7:00 PM ET.)

My pick: #9 LSU defeats Mississippi State 35-17
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Tuesday, September 9, 2014

CFB Week 3 Top 25

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#1. Florida State (Defeated The Citadel 37-12)
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#2. Alabama (Defeated Florida Atlantic 41-0)
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#3. Oregon (Defeated Michigan State 46-27)
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#4. Auburn (Defeated San Jose State 59-13)
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#5. Oklahoma (Defeated Tulsa 52-7)
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#6. Texas A&M (Defeated Lamar 73-3)
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#7. Georgia (BYE)
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#8. USC (Defeated Stanford 13-10)
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#9. LSU (Defeated Sam Houston State 56-0)
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#10. Baylor (Defeated Northwestern State 70-6)
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#11. Notre Dame (Defeated Michigan 31-0)
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#12. UCLA (Defeated Memphis 42-35)
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#13. Ole Miss (Defeated Vanderbilt 41-3)
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#14. Michigan State (Lost to Oregon 27-46)
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#15. Virginia Tech (Defeated Ohio State 35-21)
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#16. Stanford (Lost to USC 10-13)
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#17. Arizona State (Defeated New Mexico 58-23)
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#18. Wisconsin (Defeated Western Illinois 37-3)
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#19. Missouri (Defeated Toledo 49-24)
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#20. Louisville (Defeated Murray State 66-21)
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#21. Kansas State (Defeated Iowa State 32-28)
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#22. Clemson (Defeated South Carolina State 73-7)
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#23. South Carolina (Defeated Eastern Carolina 33-23)
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#24. Penn State (Defeated Akron 21-3)
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#25. BYU (Defeated Texas 41-7)
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Sunday, September 7, 2014

Murray State vs Louisville Game Recap

#21 Louisville played FCS school Murray State on Saturday in the second week of college football.  Here's the game recap.


Louisville came into this game as a favorite by multiple TD's over Murray State.  They jumped ahead early in the game to a 14-0 lead, but the Racers responded with a 57 yard TD pass from C.J. Bennett to cut the lead to seven.


After that, Louisville scored 45 straight points to blow the game open and lead 59-7 in the 3rd quarter, then later Murray State scored twice to make it 59-21.  Later in the 4th quarter Brandon Radcliff ran it in from 5 yards to cruise to a 66-21 victory.


First Quarter
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Game summery:
UL: 9:04 - Kai De La Cruz 12 yard TD reception from Will Gardner. (Louisville leads 7-0)
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UL: 7:24 - Dominique Brown 2 yard TD run. (Louisville leads 14-0)
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MSU: 6:17 - Janawski Davis 57 yard TD reception from C.J. Davis. (Louisville leads 14-7)
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UL: 4:18 - L.J. Scott 1 yard TD run. (Louisville leads 21-7)
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Second Quarter
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UL: 14:01 - Gerald Christian 1 yard TD reception from Will Gardner. (Louisville leads 28-7)
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UL: 10:58 - Reggie Bonnafon 8 yard TD run. (Louisville leads 35-7)
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UL: 5:17 - Michaelee Harris 27 yard TD reception from Reggie Bonnafon. (Louisville leads 42-7)
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UL: 0:22 - John Wallace 45 yard field goal. (Louisville leads 45-7)
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Third Quarter
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UL: 9:26 - Reggie Bonnafon 16 yard TD run. (Louisville leads 52-7)
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UL: 3:59 - Brandon Radcliff 7 yard TD run. (Louisville leads 59-7)
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MSU: 2:13 - Janawski Davis 9 yard TD reception from K.D. Humphries. (Louisville leads 59-14)
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MSU: 13:23 - Jeremy Harness 16 yard TD reception from K.D. Humphries (Louisville leads 59-21)
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UL: 7:23 - Brandon Radcliff 5 yard TD run. (Louisville defeats Murray State 66-21)
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