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Heisman futures, preseason odds, and predicting the next Heisman winner

Heisman futures, preseason odds, and predicting the next Heisman winner

As a one-man-band I track as many predictions on college football games as I can.  That means straight-up winners and picks against the spread.  Every year in August I post a season preview with a bunch of season predictions from all of our favorite (and most hated) college football experts.  This doesn’t go into the official […]

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2016-17 College Football season results! #CFB

2016-17 College Football season results! #CFB

Welcome back everyone.  With the addition of @thegamedaybaby to our family things kind of got away from me towards the end of the football season and we forgot to post season results.  We are back to provide results and announce the winner finally! As always, everything is subjective since everyone is picking different games each […]

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2016-17 Bowl Season results!

2016-17 Bowl Season results!

After some extended work grading bowl picks I am pleased to provide you with the 2016-17 Bowl Season results for our expert pickers and prognosticators!  I am very excited to report that Mark Schlabach has come out of nowhere to win this season’s bowl mania with a nice record of 29-12 (no pick on the […]

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2016-17 #CFBPlayoff Championship pick big board megapost! #BowlMania #Bama #Clemson

2016-17 #CFBPlayoff Championship pick big board megapost! #BowlMania #Bama #Clemson

Well we’ve got one game left in this season, and I have to wonder where the season went.  Seems like yesterday we were kicking off the season knowing this would be Tennessee’s year (again), or Leonard Fournette’s Heisman to lose (again), and it was surely [insert your team]’s year to make a big splash.  But […]

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2016-17 Bowl Season: New Year’s bowl picks! #BowlMania #RoseBowl

2016-17 Bowl Season: New Year’s bowl picks! #BowlMania #RoseBowl

Here’s this morning’s picks for the New Year’s (or January 2nd) picks! Lee Corso: USC over Penn St (Headgear pick) Kirk Herbstreit: Iowa over Florida Wisconsin over W.Michigan OU over Auburn Desmond Howard: Iowa over Florida Wisconsin over W.Michigan OU over Auburn USC over Penn St David Pollack: Iowa over Florida Wisconsin over W.Michigan Auburn […]

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2016-17 Bowl Season: #CFBPlayoff picks! #BowlMania

2016-17 Bowl Season: #CFBPlayoff picks! #BowlMania

We are sooooo close to the kickoff of this year’s CFB Playoff, so I figured it was time to put together a megapost with this year’s playoff predictions.  I’ll be updating this leading up to kickoff on New Year’s Eve so check back for the latest. Update: Our experts are sitting at 54-2 in favor […]

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2016-17 Bowl Season: Bruce Feldman’s #BowlMania picks and ATS Picks!

2016-17 Bowl Season: Bruce Feldman’s #BowlMania picks and ATS Picks!

Bruce Feldman posted some picks on Foxsports.com today just for you: UNM over UTSA Houston over SDSU UCF over Ark St App St over Toledo S.Miss over UL-Lafayette Tulsa over C.Michigan Memphis over WKU BYU over Wyoming CSU over Idaho Old Dom over EMU LaTech over Navy Troy over Ohio MTSU over Hawaii Miss St […]

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2016-17 Bowl Season: #BowlMania picks from Stanford Steve & Chris Fallica!

2016-17 Bowl Season: #BowlMania picks from Stanford Steve & Chris Fallica!

Chris Fallica & Stanford Steve put out some picks today on the Behind the Bets podcast.  We’ve got them all right here for your viewing pleasure, but check the full podcast for some extra leans and analysis. Stanford Steve Coughlin: (Behind the Bets podcast 12/14) Houston over SDSU Memphis over WKU 55-51 Miss St over […]

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2016-17 Bowl Season: Assorted #BowlMania picks!

2016-17 Bowl Season: Assorted #BowlMania picks!

Here’s some probably-too-early bowl picks from last week right after the bowl games were announced.  Do with these what you will.  We will be updating with individual posts for all of the big names over bowl season so check back for the latest picks! Danny Kanell’s BOWL MANIA BIG BOARD: 40. Pitt over NW 39. […]

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2016-17 Regular Season standings!

2016-17 Regular Season standings!

We have put the final nail in the coffin of our 2016-17 regular season with the completion of Army-Navy on Saturday.  Before we unleash Bowl Mania picks (which will be an absolute BONANZA of picks), we need to take a look at the season standings below. As always, we take the body of work provided […]

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Week 15 2016: #Army vs #Navy picks!

Week 15 2016: #Army vs #Navy picks!

With one more game left in the regular season, here’s this week’s picks from Gameday. Lee Corso: Navy over Army (headgear pick) NDSU over SDSU Wofford over Youngstown St N Alabama over Shepherd UMHB over Mount Union Kirk Herbstreit: NDSU over SDSU Youngstown St over Wofford N Alabama over Shepherd UMHB over Mount Union Army […]

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Week 14 2016: #ChampionshipWeek #CFB Picks are graded; results are in!

Week 14 2016: #ChampionshipWeek #CFB Picks are graded; results are in!

Week 14 is in the books and that means results are in.  With one (very small) week of Gameday left in the regular season, the race for the championship is tightening.  Let’s get right to it. Winners this week included Lee Corso (6-3), Kirk Herbstreit (6-2), Charles Arbuckle (8-2), Colin Cowherd (4-0), Stanford Steve (3-0 […]

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Week 14 2016: #Championship #CFB Saturday morning picks!

Week 14 2016: #Championship #CFB Saturday morning picks!

Due to the short slate of games today, the Gameday crew hasn’t really been picking any games early today.  We are about to get the full pick segment started, and will be updating later with SEC Nation picks from a special late edition, so check back for more picks later on today. Lee Corso: Wisconsin […]

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Week 14 2016: Weekday #CFB Picks for #ChampionshipWeek

Week 14 2016: Weekday #CFB Picks for #ChampionshipWeek

Apparently I forgot to post weekday college football picks yesterday as is tradition around here.  My most sincere apologies to both my followers and all degenerate gamblers alike (I know, you probably need that heat turned back on next week).  So without further adieu here are weekday college picks.  We will be updating with whatever […]

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Week 14 2015: #Championship week #CFB Picks!

Week 14 2015: #Championship week #CFB Picks!

As usual, we are starting off this week with some picks from Phil Steele.  Check out his full podcast below for in-depth analysis and leans on a few more games. Penn St over Wisconsin (upset) W.Michigan over Ohio WVU over Baylor (by about 3 TD) Navy over Temple S.Alabama over NM St (by about 14) […]

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Week 13 2016: #RivalryWeek picks are graded; results are in!

Week 13 2016: #RivalryWeek picks are graded; results are in!

Rivalry week lived up to the hype with some great games, some surprising upsets, and some impressive results from our expert panel of pickers and prognosticators. Winners this week included Kirk Herbstreit (7-2), Desmond Howard (7-3), Andrea Adelson (7-2), Skip Bayless (6-1), Stanford Steve (4-2 straight up, 5-1 ATS), Bruce Feldman (8-3 straight up, 8-3 […]

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