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  • Blog Post: Thursday Night Football Pittsburgh Steelers vs Philadelphia Eagles Free Pick

    Thursday night preseason football and we will see the Pittsburgh Steelers travel to Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia to take on the Philadelphia Eagles . The game has a start time of 7:30 pm (Eastern) and will be televised on NFL Network. Current Vegas odds have the Eagles listed as 3.5 point...
  • Blog Post: Air Force Falcons 2014 Football Preview

    After playing in 6 straight bowl games in Troy Calhoun’s first 6 years at the helm of the Air Force Falcons , the team plummeted to a 2-10 record last year. The Falcons were a very inexperienced team last year, but this year they rate the 23rd most experienced team in the nation and the most experienced...
  • Blog Post: Colorado State Rams 2014 Football Preview

    Jim McElwain was brought in to turn the Colorado State Rams and after going just 4-8 in his first year, the Rams bounced back with a solid 8-6 last year that ended with a miracle comeback over Washington State in the New Mexico Bowl. Now he has 12 starters back and the 3rd best recruiting class in the...
  • Blog Post: Utah State Aggies 2014 Football Preview

    The Utah State Aggies had a very good year in 2013 as they won the Mountain Division and then beat Northern Illinois in the Poinsettia Bowl. That was their 3 rd bowl appearance in a row and even though they have just 8 total returning starters this year, they should make it 4 bowl games in a row. Preview...
  • Blog Post: Boise State Broncos 2014 Football Preview

    The Boise State Broncos piled up 5 losses last year, which was their most since 1998. It was Chris Petersen’s last year at the helm, as he has moved on to Washington. In steps Bryan Harsin, who inherits a veteran team that should have a great shot at winning the MWC, which they have yet to do since...
  • Blog Post: Purdue Boilermakers 2014 Football Preview

    After going to a bowl game in 2011 and 2012, the Purdue Boilermakers plummeted last year to a 1-11 record, including going 0-8 in the Big 10 and they were outgained by 241.3 ypg in Big 10 play. That is a lot of ground to make and with 15 starters back they have a shot at making up some of that ground...
  • Blog Post: Illinois Fighting Illini 2014 Football Preview

    Tim Beckman has gone from 2 to 4 wins in his first two years guiding the Illinois Fighting Illini and if that trend continues this year, then Illinois may just break their 2 year bowl drought. 14 starters and 48 lettermen back give them a real shot at doing so. Preview & schedule are below Gone...
  • Blog Post: Minnesota Golden Gophers 2014 Football Preview

    Jerry Kill may have a few health issues, but the guy can flat out coach. In his first year he took over a team that went 3-9 and he duplicated that mark, but in his last 2 years the Minnesota Golden Gophers have won 6 and 8 games respectively. This year they have 15 starters back and should again field...
  • Blog Post: Northwestern Wildcats 2014 Football Preview

    The Northwestern Wildcats had a rough 5-7 last year and missed the post season for the first time since 2007. This year they have 55 lettermen back, including 17 starters and look to make it back to the post season, while also being a player in the newly formed Big 10 West. Preview & schedule are...
  • Blog Post: Nebraska Cornhuskers 2014 Football Preview

    Despite some off the field distractions last year, the Nebraska Cornhuskers managed a 9-4 season and a Gator Bowl victory of the Georgia Bulldogs. This year they have just 11 starters back and lose QB Martinez, so duplicating last year’s 9 wins may be a bit difficult. Preview & schedule are...
  • Blog Post: Iowa Hawkeyes 2014 Football Preview

    The Iowa Hawkeyes went 8-5 last year bouncing back from a disastrous 2012 campaign, in which they went 4-8. This year they have 13 starters back and a rather easy schedule, which means this will be a dangerous team in the newly formed Big 10 West Division. Preview & Schedule are below. The Hawkeyes...
  • Blog Post: Wisconsin Badgers 2014 Football Preview

    The Wisconsin Badgers went 9-4 last year, but their season did end on a sour note with losses to Penn State and South Carolina in the Capital One Bowl. This year the badgers have major rebuilding to do on defense, but a rather easy schedule may just have them in the Big 10 title game this year. Preview...
  • Blog Post: Rutgers Scarlet Knights 2014 Football Preview

    The Rutgers Scarlet Knights went just 6-7 overall in their last season in the AAC, but still they did make it to their 3rd bowl game in a row. This year they take a big jump in competition and have 16 starters back to do so with, but will it be enough to get them to their 4th bowl game in a row? Preview...
  • Blog Post: Penn State Nittany Lions 2014 Football Preview

    The Penn State Nittany Lions went 15-9 in the two years under Bill O’Brien, but after promising to stick around, he has now bolted off to the NFL. In steps Ex-Vanderbilt coach James Franklin and while the starting roster looks fine, the NCAA sanctions have really taken away their depth. This may...
  • Blog Post: Indiana Hoosiers 2014 Football Preview

    The Indiana Hoosiers have not had a winning season since 2007, which was the last time they went to a bowl game as well. This year there are 17 starters back and it will be Kevin Wilson’s best team year at Indiana, but can their defense improve enough to get them to a bowl game? Preview & schedule...
  • Blog Post: Maryland Terrapins 2014 Football Preview

    The Maryland Terrapins have not played up to expectations the last few years, although they did reach a bowl game last year, losing 30-21 to Marshall. Injuries have hurt this team the last few years and if they stay healthy then they have a shot at a very nice season in their first year in the Big 10...
  • Blog Post: Michigan Wolverines 2014 Football Preview

    The Michigan Wolverines have regressed in each of the last 2 years, since Brady Hoke’s year in which they went 11-2. This year the Wolverines are a very deep team, but it is also Brady’s youngest team at Michigan yet. Cracking the top 2 in the newly formed Big 10 East will be tough, but they...
  • Blog Post: Ohio State Buckeyes 2014 Football Preview

    The Ohio State Buckeyes went 24-0 in Urban Meyers 1st 24 games, but coming into this year they have now lost their last 2 games in a row, after losing in the Big 10 title game to Michigan State and then in a thrilling Orange Bowl game to Clemson. The Buckeyes have to rebuild some on offense, but this...
  • Blog Post: Michigan State Spartans 2014 Football Preview

    What year the Michigan State Spartans had as they went 13-1 on the year, which included A big 10 title game win over Ohio State and a Rose Bowl win over Stanford. This year they have 12 starters and look every bit ready to successfully defend their Big 10 Title. Preview & schedule are below. The...
  • Blog Post: Sunday Night Football Kansas City Chiefs vs Carolina Panthers Free Pick

    Sunday night preseason football and we will see the Kansas city Chiefs travel to Bank of America Stadium in Charlotte, North Carolina to take on the Carolina Panthers . The game has a start time of 8:00 pm (Eastern) and will be televised on Fox. Current Vegas odds have the Panthers listed as 3 point...
  • Blog Post: Sunday Night Baseball Oakland A's vs Atlanta Braves Free Pick

    Sunday night baseball and we will see the Oakland A's take on the Atlanta Braves in game 3 of their 3 game series from Turner Field in Atlanta, Georgia. First pitch is scheduled for an 8:05 PM (Eastern) start time and the game will be televised on ESPN. Current Odds Oakland -148 Atlanta +138...
  • Blog Post: NFL Preseason Arizona Cardinals vs Minnesota Vikings Free Pick

    Saturday night preseason football and we will see the Arizona Cardinals travel to TCF Bank Stadium in Minneapolis, Minnesota to take on the Minnesota Vikings . The game has a start time of 8:30 pm (Eastern) and will be televised locally. Current Vegas odds have the Vikings listed as 3.5 point favorites...
  • Blog Post: Preseason Football Atlanta Falcons vs Houston Texans Free Pick

    Saturday night preseason football and we will see the Atlanta Falcons travel to Reliant Stadium in Texas to take on the Houston Texans . The game has a start time of 8:00 pm (Eastern) and will be televised locally. Current Vegas odds have the Texans listed as 3 point favorites , while the total is set...
  • Blog Post: NFL Preseason Baltimore Ravens vs Dallas Cowboys Free Pick

    Saturday night preseason football and we will see the Baltimore Ravens travel to AT&T Stadium in Texas to take on the Dallas Cowboys . The game has a start time of 7:00 pm (Eastern) and will be televised locally. Current Vegas odds have the Ravens listed as 1 point favorites , while the total is...
  • Blog Post: Preseason Football Philadelphia Eagles vs New England Patriots Free Pick

    Friday night preseason football and we will see the Philadelphia Eagles travel to Foxboro Stadium to take on the New England Patriots . The game has a start time of 7:30 pm (Eastern) and will be televised on NFL Network. Current Vegas odds have the Patriots listed as 2.5 point favorites , while the total...