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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

Thursday w/ 4Quarters

It’s the middle of the week

3 Oregon and 5 Stanford meet in Palo Alto tonight, but before check out some 10 Oklahoma at Baylor

First Quarter: NBA/NHL

1) NBA scoreboard
2) TNT Doubleheaders: Los Angeles Clippers (3-2) @ Miami Heat (3-2) 6 pm/Los Angeles Lakers (2-3) @ Houston Rockets (4-1) 8:30 pm
3) NHL scoreboard
4) 4Q NHL Game of the Night: Vancouver Canucks (10-5-2, 22 pts) @ San Jose Sharks (10-1-4, 24 pts), 9:30 pm

Second Quarter: College Football

1) CFB scoreboard
2) Troy Trojans (5-4, 3-2 Sun Belt) @ Louisiana-Lafayette Ragin’ Cajuns (6-2, 3-0 Sun Belt), 6:30 pm/ESPNU
3) 10 Oklahoma Sooners (7-1, 4-1 Big XII) @ 6 Baylor Bears (7-0, 4-0 Big XII), 6:30 pm/FS1
4) 3 Oregon Ducks (8-0, 5-0 PAC-12) @ 5 Stanford Cardinal (7-1, 5-1 PAC-12), 8 pm/ESPN

Third Quarter: NFL

1) Thursday Night Football: Washington ________ (3-5) @ Minnesota Vikings (1-7), 7:25 pm/NFL Network
2) AFC Game That Won’t Be Mentioned Tomorrow: Buffalo Bills (3-6) @ Pittsburgh Steelers (2-6), Noon/CBS
3) NFC Game That Won’t Be Mentioned Tomorrow: Seattle Seahawks (8-1) @ Atlanta Falcons (2-6), Noon/FOX
4) Worst Game of the Weekend: Jacksonville Jaguars (0-8) @ Tennessee Titans (4-4), Noon/CBS

Fourth Quarter: 4Q Potpourri (Links and all kind of good stuff)

1) Today in mascot names – California and Wisconsin
2) NCAA baseball news
3) Two bad people stories – one and two
4) Weekly Kansas City Chiefs story

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2013 Posts: 259