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The Take the Points College Football Podcast, with Tom and Dan. Updated weekly during the college football season.

College Football Week 7 Preview and Lines

Dan, Ryan and Tom reflect on Iowa State’s upset of Oklahoma, and some of the other highlights of week 6, before previewing a number of huge matchups in week 7, including Oklahoma vs. Texas in the Red River Rivalry, Ohio State vs. Nebraska, Alabama vs. Arkansas and a lot more.

This week’s Greatest Teams of Our Lifetime bracket faces the 2008 Florida Gators, led by Tim Tebow and Urban Meyer, against the 1992 Alabama Crimson Tide, with coach Gene Stallings and a punishing defense. The guys recap each team’s incredible season, set a line, and discuss who would win this hypothetical matchup.

Dan ends the show with an important message about Leif Erikson.

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College Football Week 6 Preview and Lines

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We begin this week’s podcast with a message from Dan about Las Vegas, after the city suffered a horrible shooting yesterday.

Then Dan, Tom and Ryan talk about the best college football games of week 6, including Wisconsin vs. Nebraska, Miami vs. Florida State, Alabama vs. Texas A&M and much more.

This week’s Greatest Teams of Our Lifetime bracket features a hypothetical matchup between the 2012 Alabama Crimson Tide and the 1994 Penn State Nittany Lions. We review each of these team’s amazing seasons, and talk about who would win if they played each other.

The show ends with a tribute to one of our favorite musicians of all time, Tom Petty.

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College Football Week 5 Preview and Lines

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Ryan and Tom preview week 5 of the college football season, including Clemson vs. Virginia Tech, Wisconsin vs. Northwestern, Washington vs. Oregon State and much more.

This week’s Greatest Teams of Our Lifetime bracket features a matchup between the 2004 USC Trojans, led by Matt Leinart, Reggie Bush and Lendale White, against the 2014 Ohio State Buckeyes, with Cardale Jones, JT Barrett and Ezekiel Elliott. The guys look back at these two remarkable teams and give an epic breakdown of what would happen if they played each other. Listen to the show to find out who emerged victorious.

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College Football Week 4 Preview and Lines

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Tom, Dan and Ryan look back at the best college football games of week 3, including USC vs. Texas, Florida vs. Tennessee, and Clemson vs. Louisville.

Then they preview week 4, including Georgia vs. Mississippi State, Alabama vs. Vanderbilt, Penn State vs. Iowa, Notre Dame vs. Michigan State and TCU vs. Oklahoma State. Dan shares his favorite bets of the week including a non-power five lock of the week.

In this week’s Greatest Teams of Our Lifetime bracket, we compare the 2009 Alabama Crimson Tide with Greg McElroy and Mark Ingram against the 1993 Florida State Seminoles with Charlie Ward and Derrick Brooks. One of these teams advanced to our final eight.

All this plus a classic Dan P rant about the state of California’s refusal to play Texas in football.

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College Football Week 3 Preview and Lines

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Tom, Dan and Ryan reflect on week 2 of the college football season, including Baker Mayfield planting the flag on the Ohio State 50-yard line and whether it’s time for the Buckeyes to move on from J.T. Barrett.

They preview the week 3 lines, including a powerhouse match-up between Clemson and Louisville, plus Texas-USC, Florida-Tennessee and much more.

Finally, in this week’s Greatest Teams of Our Lifetime bracket, we pit the 1996 Florida Gators and Danny Wuerfful against Chris Weinke, Peter Warrick and the 1999 Florida State Seminoles. This turned out to be the toughest battle in our bracket so far. Listen to the show to find out who won.

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