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MP’s Pigskin Picks – NCAA Football Week 5

Week 4 was filled with nail biting contests with national championship implications, from the very first game on Thursday until late Saturday night. Auburn’s narrow victory over Kansas State was undeserved — Kansas State dominated the game from start to finish, but ultimately committed too many unforced mistakes to be able to take home the win. The Tigers’ run game finally looked vulnerable, as the Wildcats were able to hold… Read More »

MP’s Pigskin Picks – NCAA Football Week 4

We came out of last weekend with a 5-4 mark for our third winning week in a row to start the season. It was quite an eventful Saturday, with two top ten squads being defeated on the road. Georgia’s 35-38 defeat at South Carolina was the most notable game of the day. Dylan Thompson, after struggling through the Gamecocks’ first two contests, gutted Georgia’s defense to the tune of 271… Read More »

MP’s Pigskin Picks – NCAA Football Week 3

Week 2 wasn’t quite the thrilling series of contests we enjoyed in Week 1, but was profitable nonetheless as we finished 5-3 to push the season total to 16-10. The early slate of games began with a resounding victory for the public, with Missouri steamrolling Toledo 49-24. Professionals had bet this number down to +3.5 from its +6 open, and their faith in the Rockets was not rewarded. Missouri was… Read More »

MP’s Pigskin Picks – NCAA Football Week 2

It was an eventful first week in college football as we finished the week 11-7. The most shocking of all of the fireworks occurred in the opening contest in the SEC. Texas A&M’s blowout victory over South Carolina as a double-digit underdog sent shockwaves through the gambling community, but those of us who make our livings at the window knew something along those lines was coming. I sent out Texas… Read More »

NFL Futures: 2014 New Orleans Saints

I’m just going to go ahead and come out and say this, and it is a fairly popular opinion: The Saints are going to be good this year. Very good. With Drew Brees returning at quarterback and Jimmy Graham catching passes, this team is an offensive juggernaut. They enjoy one of the top two (along with Seattle) home field advantages in the league. The Saints are experienced, and have added… Read More »