Archive for August, 2018

Friday’s Weekend Primer

Getting you ready for the weekend!

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Which college football game are you watching this long weekend?

First Quarter: MLB

1. MLB scoreboard
2. Saturday FS1 DH GM1: Tigers @ Yankees, 3:05 pm; GM2: Rays @ Indians, 6:10 pm
3. MLB Sunday on TBS: Cubs @ Phillies, 12:35 pm
4. ESPN Sunday Night Baseball: Angels @ Astros, 7 pm

Second Quarter: NFL

1. NFL preseason scoreboard
2. Baltimore finished the preseason 5-0
3. Atlanta, Dallas, Tennessee finished 0-4
4. A third of the league had one preseason loss

Third Quarter: College Football Week 1

1. College Football scoreboard
Saturday
2. Chick-fil-A Kickoff (Atlanta): 6 Washington v. 9 Auburn, 2:30 pm/ABC
2a. 14 Michigan @ 12 Notre Dame, 6:30 pm/NBC
Sunday
3. Advocare Classic: 8 Miami (FL) v. 25 LSU, 6:30 pm/ABC
Monday
4. 20 Virginia Tech @ 19 Florida State, 7 pm/ESPN

Fourth Quarter: Weekend Links

1. MLS scoreboard
2. NBA FA tracker; NHL FA tracker
3. PGA leaderboard
4. EPL scoreboard

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2018 Posts: 169

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2018 CFB Predictions Sure to go Wrong

College Football begins today, which means it’s time to get out our predictions sure to go wrong! I’ve picked the conference order of finish plus who’ll win the conference championship game, give you the playoff teams and national champion!

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Champion will be crowned in Santa Clara, who did I pick?

SEC –
East: Georgia, Missouri, Florida, Kentucky, South Carolina, Missouri, Vanderbilt, Tennessee
West: Alabama, Mississippi State, Auburn, LSU, Texas A&M, Arkansas, Mississippi
CCG: Georgia over Alabama

Big Ten –
East: Penn State, Ohio State, Michigan, Michigan State, Indiana, Maryland, Rutgers
West: Wisconsin, Northwestern, Iowa, Nebraska, Purdue, Minnesota, Illinois
CCG: Wisconsin over Penn State

PAC-12 –
North: Washington, Stanford, Oregon, California, Washington State, Oregon State
South: Utah, Arizona, Southern California, Colorado, UCLA, Arizona Statr
CCG: Washington over Utah

Big XII –
TCU, Oklahoma, West Virginia, Texas, Oklahoma State, Iowa State, Kansas State, Texas Tech, Baylor, Kansas
CCG: TCU over Oklahoma

ACC –
Atlantic: Clemson, Boston College, Florida State, Louisville, Wake Forest, NC State, Syracuse
Coastal: Miami (FL), Virginia Tech, Georgia Tech, Duke, North Carolina, Pittsburgh, Virginia
CCG: Clemson over Miami (FL)

AAC –
East: UCF, USF, Temple, East Carolina, Cincinnati, Connecticut
West: Memphis, Navy, Houston, Tulane, Tulsa, SMU
CCG: Memphis over UCF

MWC –
Mountain: Boise State, Utah State, Wyoming, Air Force, New Mexico, Colorado State
West: Fresno State, San Diego State, Nevada, UNLV, Hawai’i, San Jose State
CCG: Fresno State over Boise State

MAC –
East: Ohio, Miami (OH), Buffalo, Akron, Bowling Green, Kent State
West: Toledo, Northern Illinois, Western Michigan, Eastern Michigan, Ball State, Central Michigan
CCG: Ohio over Toledo

CUSA –
East: Florida Atlantic, Marshall, Middle Tennessee, FIU, Old Dominion, WKU, Charlotte
West: Louisiana Tech, UAB, North Texas, Southern Miss, Rice, UTSA, UTEP
CCG: Florida Atlantic over Louisiana Tech

Sun Belt –
East: Troy, Appalachian State, Georgia Southern, Coastal Carolina, Georgia State
West: Arkansas State, Louisiana-Monroe, Louisiana, South Alabama, Texas State
CCG: Troy over Arkansas State

College Football Playoff –
Semifinals: 1 Georgia v. 4 Washington; 2 Clemson v. 3 Wisconsin
National Championship: 2 Clemson over 1 Georgia

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2018 Posts: 168

 

 

Thursday w/ 4Quarters

Almost done with the week here are four Thursday topics for you

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There’s college football tonight and lots of it!

First Quarter: MLB

1. MLB scoreboard
2. Two day games
3. Eight evening games
4. MLB Network will likely have regional coverage

Second Quarter: College Football Week 1

1. College Football scoreboard
2. 21 UCF @ UConn, 6 pm/ESPNU
3. Northwestern @ Purdue, 7 pm/ESPN
4. Wake Forest @ Tulane, 7 pm/CBS Sports Net

Third Quarter: NFL

1. NFL preseason scoreboard 
2. All 32 teams play this evening
3. Browns @ Lions, 6 pm/NFL Network
4. Broncos @ Cardinals, 9 pm/NFL Network

Fourth Quarter: Potpourri

1. US Open scoreboard
2. Details clarified?
3. Gave the Browns inside info on the Eagles, charged with insider trading
4. Aaron Rodgers isn’t leaving Green Bay anytime soon

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2018 Posts: 167

The Wednesday Edition

Halfway through the week

FIFA president Gianni Infantino and US Soccer president Carlos Cordeiro visit the White House
I don’t think with his bone spurs he should be kicking a soccer ball. Photo SI.com

First Quarter: MLB

1. MLB scoreboard
2. Five day games today
3. Ten evening games
4. Rubber match between the A’s and Astros today

Second Quarter: College Football

1. One more day to go
2. Predictions sure to go wrong will be released on Thursday
3. Who will I have in the playoff
4. What crazy pick will I make?

Third Quarter: NFL

1. Preseason is winding down
2. 53 men rosters need to be finalized
3. Season opener just over a week in Philly
4. NFL predictions sure to go wrong out next Thursday

Fourth Quarter: Midweek Links

1. Good luck explaining anything to the POTUS by these soccer high ups
2. Bob Costas leaving NBC?
3. Big injury for Washington in the WNBA playoffs?
4. US Open update from Flushing

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2018 Posts: 166

Tuesday = Lots of Links

It’s Tuesday so bring on the links


Simona Halep upset on day one of the US Open in Flushing

First Quarter: MLB

1) MLB scoreboard
2) Was Altuve they needed was Jose?
3) Gleyber Torres reaches rare air for the pinstripes
4) Is Donaldson going to get traded?

Second Quarter: NFL

1) If you’re wanting to see starters this week, don’t expect much
2) 53 man rosters begin to take shape
3) What are you looking for in week four?
4) OBJ got paid

Third Quarter: College Football

1) TWO days until football starts
2) Which night looks better, Thursday or Friday?
3) College Gameday will be in South Bend
4) Previews will show up on Wednesday and Thursday

Fourth Quarter: Tuesday Links

1) US open scoreboard
2) I demand satisfaction is how this translates here in the states
3) Three Madden tournaments canceled due to this weekend
4) Manu retiring after 16 seasons in Spurs

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2018 Posts: 165

Monday Edition

Here are four Monday topics for you to start the week

Bills QB Josh Allen
Several starting QB jobs need to be won in the last week of the preseason

First Quarter: MLB

1. MLB scoreboard
2. What’s better than one Monday night game on ESPN? Two
3. ESPN Monday Night Baseball GM1: White Sox @ Yankees, 6 pm
4. ESPN Monday Night Baseball GM2: Rockies @ Angels, 9 pm

Second Quarter: College Football

1. Week zero is in the books, we move onto week one
2. Game that has your attention?
3. Neutral site game you want to see?
4. Nebraska and Southern California will start true freshman at QB

Third Quarter: NFL

1. Last week of preseason coming at you!
2. Which rookie coach will do best?
3. Still have QB races to sort out
4. Last week for many roster spots to be determined

Fourth Quarter: Monday Links

1. First of many Pat Forde links for this CFB season
2. First leg of the FedEx playoff over for the PGA
3. Decker retiring after a brief stay in New England
4. Shooting at a Madden tournament in Jacksonville

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2018 Posts: 164

Friday’s Weekend Primer

Getting you ready for the weekend!

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It’s the second players only weekend in MLB

First Quarter: MLB

1. MLB scoreboard
2. Saturday FS1 DH GM1: Nationals @ Mets, 3:05 pm; GM2: Braves @ Marlins, 6:10 pm
3. MLB Sunday on TBS: Red Sox @ Rays, 12:10 pm
4. ESPN Sunday Night Baseball: Yankees @ Orioles, 7 pm

Second Quarter: NFL

1. NFL preseason scoreboard
2. Six games tonight
3. Met Life Snoopy Bowl is this evening
4. Is there a game holding your interest or will get you to watch?

Third Quarter: College Football Week 0

1. Duquesne @ UMass, 4:30 pm
2. Prairie View @ Rice, 6 pm/ESPN+
3. Hawai’i @ Colorado State, 6:30 pm/CBS Sports Network
4. Wyoming @ New Mexico State, 9 pm/ESPN2

Fourth Quarter: Weekend Links

1. MLS scoreboard
2. NBA FA tracker; NHL FA tracker
3. PGA leaderboard
4. EPL scoreboard

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2018 Posts: 163

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