Week 11 College Football Pick ’em

Teams Date and Time Location Spread Spread pick ‘em Straight up 9 Washington (8-1) @ Stanford (6-3) Fri 11/10 10:30 pm Stanford Stadium Stanford, CA WSH -6.5 Stanford Stanford Rutgers (4-5) @ 14 Penn State (7-2) Sat 11/11 12:00 pm Beaver Stadium University Park, PA PSU -31 Rutgers Penn State Indiana (3-6) @ Illinois (2-7)…

Taking Over NHL Teams – Bottom Tier

A couple of weeks ago on the Hockey PDO Cast, host Dimitri Filipovic and guest Jonathan Willis ranked all 31 NHL franchises in terms of which teams they would most like to take over as general manager. After listening to the episode, I thought it would be a fun exercise to give my take on…

Week 11 CFP Rankings

Rank School Prev. Rank This Week’s Game 1 Georgia Bulldogs (9-0) 1 At 10 Auburn Tigers (7-2) 2 Alabama Crimson Tide (9-0) 2 At 16 Mississippi State Bulldogs (7-2) 3 Notre Dame Fighting Irish (8-1) 3 At 7 Miami Hurricanes (8-0) 4 Clemson Tigers (8-1) 4 Vs Florida State Seminoles (3-5) 5 Oklahoma Sooners (8-1)…

My Take on the Matt Duchene Trade

The Trade Team Receives Gives Up Ottawa ·       C Matt Duchene ·       F Shane Bowers ·       G Andrew Hammond ·       2018 Protected 1st RD Pick ·       2019 3rd RD Pick   Nashville ·       C Kyle Turris – Agrees to a 6 year, $36 million extension ·       D Samuel Girard ·       LW Vladislav Kamenev ·       2018…

College Football Week 10 Pick ’em

Teams Date and Time Location Spread Spread pick ‘em Straight up 7 Penn State (7-1) @ 24 Michigan State (6-2) Sat 11/4 12:00 pm Spartan Stadium East Lansing, MI PSU -9.5 Penn State Penn State 9 Wisconsin (8-0) @ Indiana (3-5) Sat 11/4 12:00 pm Memorial Stadium Bloomington, IN WIS -13.5 Wisconsin Wisconsin Illinois (2-6)…

College Football Week 9 Top 25 Results

Rank Team Opponent Result 1 Alabama Crimson Tide (8-0) Bye Week   2 Penn State Nittany Lions (7-0) At 6 Ohio State Buckeyes (6-1) L 38-39 3 Georgia Bulldogs (7-0) At Florida Gators (3-3) W 42-7 4 TCU Horned Frogs (7-0) At 25 Iowa State Cyclones (5-2) L 7-14 5 Wisconsin Badgers (7-0) At Illinois…

Penn State at Ohio State Preview

Game Information: #2 Penn State 7-0 (4-0) at #6 Ohio State 6-1 (4-0) Saturday 10/28 3:30 pm Ohio Stadium Columbus, OH TV Coverage: FOX Weather: 47 degrees, Rainy Line: OSU -6.5; O/U 57 Last Meeting: 2016 – Penn State won 24-21 Head Coaches: James Franklin: 4th year at Penn State: 56-30 overall, 32-15 at Penn…

College Football Week 9 Pick ’em

Teams Date and Time Location Spread Spread pick ‘em Straight up 5 Wisconsin (7-0) @ Illinois (2-5) Sat 10/28 12:00 pm Memorial Stadium Champaign, IL WIS -26.5 Illinois Wisconsin 11 OK State (6-1) @ 22 West Virginia (5-2) Sat 10/28 12:00 pm Milan Puskar Stadium Morgantown, WV OKST -7 Ok State Ok State Rutgers (3-4)…

College Football Week 9 AP Top 25 and Schedule

Rank School Prev. Rank This Week’s Game 1 Alabama Crimson Tide (8-0) 1 Bye Week 2 Penn State Nittany Lions (7-0) 2 At 6 Ohio State Buckeyes (6-1) 3 Georgia Bulldogs (7-0) 3 At Florida Gators (3-3) 4 TCU Horned Frogs (7-0) 4 At 25 Iowa State Cyclones (5-2) 5 Wisconsin Badgers (7-0) 5 At…

College Football Week 8 Top 25 Results

Rank Team Opponent Result 1 Alabama Crimson Tide (7-0) Vs Tennessee Volunteers (3-3) W 45-7 2 Penn State Nittany Lions (6-0) Vs 19 Michigan Wolverines (5-1) W 42-13 3 Georgia Bulldogs (7-0) Bye Week   4 TCU Horned Frogs (6-0) Vs Kansas Jayhawks (1-5) W 43-0 5 Wisconsin Badgers (6-0) Vs Maryland Terrapins (3-3) W…

Michigan vs Penn State Recap

Recap Score: Penn State 42 – Michigan 13 Total Yards: Michigan: 269 Penn State: 506 Pass Yards: Michigan: 166 Penn State: 282 Rushing Yards: Michigan: 103 Penn State: 224 First Downs: Michigan: 16 Penn State: 25 Time of Possession: Michigan: 32:56 Penn State: 27:04 Scoring Summary PSU Saquon Barkley 69 yard TD run (PAT Good)…

NHL Positional Rankings – Goaltenders

Many hockey publications post their positional rankings each year before the regular season starts and using, what I guess to be, some type of grading system to be objective. I wanted to get involved in making my own positional rankings but didn’t want to be subjective and make a list based on which players I…