Tom and Dan break down all the best match-ups from rivalry week in this Thanksgiving podcast. They cover the Iron Bowl, the Egg Bowl, Ohio State-Michigan, and a lot more.
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Notre Dame -28.5 over Purdue
If you thought Michigan sucked against Notre Dame last week, wait until you see Purdue. If football operated like soccer, the Boilermakers would have been relegated to the FCS after last week’s 21-point loss to Central Michigan. Continue reading
If you haven’t seen my conference-by-conference season preview, you can read it here.
Here are my picks for week 1.
Ole Miss -10 over Boise State (Thursday night game)
I don’t want to be that guy, but Boise might be done. They weren’t very good last season, not only by Boise standards, but even by Mountain West standards. At least they had the smarts to drop out of the Big East, so that gives them at least one big win. As for this game, all signs point to an Ole Miss victory. The Rebels should be improved from last season, when they were a pretty good team. Bo Wallace made a name for himself, and after being SEC-tested, he should have a field day against a Mountain West foe. Continue reading