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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?

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

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)

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

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

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

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




The Wednesday Edition

Halfway through the week

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The US will not be in the 2018 World Cup in Russia

First Quarter: MLB

1. MLB scoreboard
2. NLDS GM4 (CHC 2-1): Nationals @ Cubs, 3 pm/TBS
3. ALDS GM5 (Series Tied): Yankees @ Clevelanders, 7 pm/FS1
4. Who joins Houston and Los Angeles in the LCS?

Second Quarter: NFL

1. Tomorrow Thursday night football is the best one ever?
2. Are you watching?
3. Can one of the 0-5 teams make the playoffs?
4. Game you want to see this weekend?

Third Quarter: College Football

1. Fun Belt tonight!
2. Which match-up are you most looking forward to?
3. Team that needs a win this weekend
4. Who’ll have a Heisman moment next?

Fourth Quarter: NHL

1. NHL Scoreboard
2. NBCSN Wednesday Night Rivalry: Penguins @ Capitals, 6:30 pm
3. Las Vegas won their emotional franchise home open
4. Who’s the best team early on?

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2017 Posts: 188

The Wednesday Edition

Halfway through the week

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New York beat Minnesota to move on in the AL postseason, led by Aaron Judge

First Quarter: MLB

1. MLB scoreboard
2. NL Wildcard Game: Rockies @ Diamondbacks, 7 pm/TBS
3. Yankees win last night has them in going to Cleveland
4. Full predictions tomorrow

Second Quarter: NFL

1. Tomorrow Thursday night football is a AFC East v. NFC South battle
2. Are you watching?
3. Can one of the 0-4 teams make the playoffs?
4. Game you want to see this weekend?

Third Quarter: College Football

1. Fun Belt tonight!
2. Which match-up are you most looking forward to?
3. Team that needs a win this weekend
4. Who’ll have a Heisman moment next?

Fourth Quarter: Midweek Links

1. C’mon Cam!
2. Katie Nolan worst kept secret of her going to Bristol made official
3. Disney World kicks out Alex Morgan and others
4. NHL season begins tonight so here are some expert predictions

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2017 Posts: 183

Monday Edition

Here are four Monday topics for you to start the week

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RIP to Gene Wilder seen here at the US Open which he frequented

First Quarter: MLB

1. MLB scoreboard
2. Pirates (67-61) @ Cubs (82-47), 7:05 pm
3. Yankees (67-62) @ Royals (68-62), 7:15 pm
4. ESPN Monday Night Baseball: Mariners (68-62) @ Rangers (77-54), 7 pm

Second Quarter: NFL

1. One more week of preseason football
2. Will Tony Romo return sooner than later?
3. Who gets cut?
4. Our predictions start next week

Third Quarter: College Football

1. Sun Belt champion – Arkansas State
2. MAC – Northern Illinois
3. Four days?
4. Conference predictions

Fourth Quarter: Weekend Links

1. Media Circus: Toughest CFB team to cover roundtable
2. Free agents who can cash in for this MLB offseason
3. Chris Ault on Colin Kaepernick
4. Jim Harbaugh on his former QB

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2016 Posts: 165

4Quarters 2015 CFB Predictions Sure to go Wrong

Tonight the 2015 FBS football season kicks off (FCS was Saturday with Montana knocking off North Dakota State) with a strong slate of games. Here are my predictions of every conference and who I think will be in and win the second CFB Playoff at seasons end.

Who hoists this at season end?

American Athletic Conference
East – 1. UCF 2. Cincinnati 3. East Carolina 4. Temple 5. South Florida 6. Connecticut
West – 1. Memphis 2. Houston 3. Navy 4. SMU 5. Tulsa 6. Tulane
AAC Title Game: Memphis over UCF

Atlantic Coast Conference
Atlantic – 1. Florida State 2. Louisville 3. Clemson 4. Boston College 5. NC State 6. Wake Forest 7. Syracuse
Coastal – 1. Miami (FL) 2. Georgia Tech 3. Duke 4. Virginia Tech 5.Pittsburgh 6. North Carolina 7. Virginia
ACC Title Game: Florida State over Miami (FL)

Big XII Conference
1. TCU 2. Baylor 3. Oklahoma State 4. Oklahoma 5. Kansas State 6. Texas 7. West Virginia 8. Texas Tech 9. Iowa State 10. Kansas

Big Ten Conference
East – 1. Ohio State 2. Michigan State 3. Penn State 4. Michigan 5. Maryland 6. Indiana 7. Rutgers
West – 1. Nebraska 2. Minnesota 3. Wisconsin 4. Northwestern 5. Iowa 6. Purdue 7. Illinois

Conference USA
East – 1. Western Kentucky 2. Marshall 3. Old Dominion 4. Middle Tennessee 5. FIU 6. FAU 7. Charlotte
West – 1. Louisiana Tech 2. Rice 3. North Texas 4. UTSA 5. UTEP 6. Southern Miss
CUSA Title Game: Western Kentucky over Louisiana Tech

Mid-American Conference
East – 1. Bowling Green 2. Buffalo 3. Kent State 4. Ohio 5. Massachusetts 6. Akron 7. Miami (OH)
West – 1. Northern Illinois 2. Toledo 3. Western Michigan 4. Central Michigan 5. Ball State 6. Eastern Michigan
MAC Title Game: Bowling Green over Northern Illinois

Mountain West Conference
Mountain – 1. Boise State 2. Air Force 3. Colorado State 4. Wyoming 5. Utah State 6. New Mexico
West – 1. San Diego State 2. Nevada 3. Fresno State 4. Hawaii 5. San Jose State 6. UNLV
MWC Title Game: Boise State over San Diego State

PAC-12 Conference
North – 1. Oregon 2. Stanford 3. Washington 4. California 5. Oregon State 6. Washington State
South – 1. UCLA 2. Arizona State 3. Arizona 4. Southern California 5. Utah 6. Colorado
PAC-12 Title Game: Oregon over UCLA

Southeastern Conference
East – 1. Missouri 2. Georgia 3. Tennessee 4. Florida 5. South Carolina 6. Kentucky 7. Vanderbilt
West – 1. LSU 2. Auburn 3. Alabama 4. Texas A&M 5. Arkansas 6. Mississippi State 7. Mississippi
SEC Title Game: LSU over Missouri

Sun Belt Conference
1. Louisiana Lafayette 2. South Alabama 3. Arkansas State 4. Georgia Southern 5. Georgia State 6. Texas State 7. Appalachian State 8. Louisiana Monroe 9. Troy 10. New Mexico State 11. Idaho

College Football Playoff –
Semifinals: 1 Ohio State v. 4 LSU, 2 TCU v. 3 Oregon
Final: 1 Ohio State over 2 TCU

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2015 Posts: 173

4Q Bracketology Sure to go Wrong

Today is selection Sunday for the Men’s NCAA Tournament so why not throw out some predictions sure to go wrong. This year I’m going to prediction the field based on the seeds and when they come out tonight we can see how wrong I am.

Who gets in tonight? Here’s my best guess and my best I guess

1-Seed: Kentucky (SEC), Wisconsin (B1G), Duke (ACC), Villanova (BIG EAST)
2-Seed: Arizona (PAC-12), Gonzaga (WCC), Iowa State (Big XII), Virginia (ACC)
3-Seed: Notre Dame (ACC), Utah (PAC-12), Kansas (Big XII), Maryland (B1G)
4-Seed: North Carolina (ACC), San Diego State (MWC), Northern Iowa (MVC), Arkansas (SEC)
5-Seed: Wichita State (MVC), Butler (BIG EAST), SMU (AAC), Michigan State (B1G)
6-Seed: Oklahoma (Big XII), Oregon (PAC-12), VCU (A10), Iowa (B1G)
7-Seed: LSU (SEC), Davidson (A10), Providence (BIG EAST), Louisville (ACC)
8-Seed: Georgetown (BIG EAST), Cincinnati (AAC), Ohio State (B1G), Wyoming (MWC)
9-Seed: Stephen F. Austin (Southland), UCLA (PAC-12), Baylor (Big XII), Purdue (B1G), Temple (AAC)
10-Seed: West Virginia (Big XII), St. John’s (BIG EAST), BYU (WCC),
11-Seed: Xavier (BIG EAST), Boise State (MWC), Colorado State (MWC), NC State (ACC), Mississippi (SEC)
12-Seed: Buffalo (MAC), Valparaiso (Horizon), Georgia (SEC), Indiana (B1G), Dayton (A10)
13-Seed: North Dakota State (Summit), Harvard (Ivy), New Mexico State (WAC), Eastern Washington (Big Sky)
14-Seed: Albany (America East), Coastal Carolina (Big South), Belmont (OVC), Wofford (Southern)
15-Seed: Lafayette (Patriot), UC Irvine (Big West), Northeastern (CAA), North Florida (Atlantic Sun)
16-Seed: Hampton (MEAC), UAB (CUSA), Robert Morris (Northeast), Manhatten (MAAC), Texas Southern (SWAC)

“1st” Round Games in Dayton –
16-Seed: Hampton v. UAB
9-Seed: UCLA v. Temple
12-Seed: Georgia v. Indiana
11-Seed: NC State v. Boise State

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2015 Posts: 52

2014 College World Series predictions sure to go wrong

Yes, I’m late in putting out my CWS predictions sure to go wrong and I apologize for doing so, the college baseball season began on Friday, February 14 across the country. With that here’s who I think will win their conference, make the Super Regionals and College World Series at TD Ameritrade Park in Omaha, Nebraska.

Who will take the road to Omaha all the way to a national title?

 Here’s my 2012 edition and 2013 predictions –

Conference Winners:

ACC: Florida State, America East: Stony Brook, American Athletic: Louisville, Atlantic 10: Saint Louis, Atlantic Sun: Florida Gulf Coast, Big Ten: Indiana, Big XII: Kansas State, Big East: Creighton, Big South: Coastal Carolina, Big West: Cal State Fullerton, Colonial: Towson, CUSA: Rice, Horizon League: Illinois-Chicago, Ivy: Columbia, MAAC: Manhatten, MAC: Kent State, MEAC: Florida A&M, Missouri Valley: Wichita State, Mountain West: Fresno State, Northeast: Bryant, Ohio Valley: Belmont, PAC-12: Oregon State, Patriot: Bucknell, SEC: South Carolina, SoCon: Sanford, Southland: McNeese State, Summit: South Dakota State, Sun Belt: Texas State, SWAC: Southern, WAC: Cal State Bakersfield, West Coast Conference: BYU

Super Regional (16 teams):

PAC-12 (5): Arizona State, Oregon, Oregon State, Stanford, UCLA
SEC (5): Arkansas, Florida, South Carolina, Texas A&M, Vanderbilt
ACC (3): Florida State, Virginia Cavaliers, NC State
Big XII (1): Kansas State
Big Ten (1): Indiana
Big West (1): Cal State Fullerton

2014 College World Series (8 teams):

PAC-12 (3): Oregon, Oregon State, UCLA
SEC (2): South Carolina, Vanderbilt
ACC (1): Florida State
Big Ten (1): Indiana
Big West (1): Cal State Fullerton

College World Series Championship Series:

Oregon State over Vanderbilt

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2014 Posts: 40