Archive for the ‘Bowl Games’ Category

McD’s Bowl Picks Part Three

Saturday, December 27th, 2008

Record: 3-4, 2-5 ATS Updated through Alamo Bowl Friday, December 26, 2008 7:30pm ET Motor City Bowl Florida Atlantic (6-6) at Central Michigan (8-4) (-6) After the Troy debacle, I'm sure as shit not going with another Sun Belt Conference team against another small conference team. I'm not saying the uh, uh Owls, that's it, the ...

International Bowl and GMAC Bowl Previews: Because We Have To Kill Time Before The BCS "Championship" Game

Thursday, January 3rd, 2008

I'm sure there's some incredibly important-sounding reason for the BCS to play its championship game on a Monday instead of Saturday night. You know, because the BCS is a bastion of logical decision-making. Instead, we get to wait through the entire weekend and watch a couple of utterly meaningless bowls ...

Fiesta Bowl and Sugar Bowl Previews: It’s Winning Time

Wednesday, January 2nd, 2008

Well, I'm 11-16 with five bowl games left. These remaining games will determine whether I'm over .500 or not this season. No pressure. On to the picks for the next two BCS games.Tostitos Fiesta Bowl (Glendale, AZ)(9) West Virginia (10-2) at (4) Oklahoma (11-2) (-7)One obvious bowl-betting rule comes into ...

Bowl Picks Week 2 and 3: No Pictures, No Mercy!

Saturday, December 29th, 2007

Now we're really headed into the home stretch of the silly bowl season. We've made it through all the bad bowls and now all we have left is bowls played on dates that have "New Year's" in front of them. Sort of.Speaking of silly, my record is 5-6 through the ...

Bowl Picks Week 2: Down But Not Out

Tuesday, December 25th, 2007

It's bowl week 2 and I'm 2-4. Great. It's not the best start ever, but every streak has to start somewhere, right? I didn't think I'd already have to write the "bear with me" intro already, but here we are. We're also counting down to Insight Bowl Armageddon on New ...

Bowl Week 1 Picks: Part Two

Thursday, December 20th, 2007

Now for my picks for this weekend's bowl "games." I'm not saying these games are lame, but they make Jimmy from South Park look like Darren McFadden. But you can't get to the good game(s) without making it through the crap ones in college football these days. Man, that's two ...

The Best (And Worst) Of The Bowls

Wednesday, December 19th, 2007

As evidenced by the return of McD's picks, we're about to get back into full College Football mode around here and I couldn't be more excited. Yes, the first bowl kicks off tomorrow night with the San Diego Credit Union Poinsettia Bowl. I'm currently home in San Diego and let ...