Tuesday, August 29, 2017

2017 NFL Predictions

AFC East
(1) New England 13-3
Buffalo 6-10
Miami 6-10
NY Jets 3-13

AFC North
(3) Pittsburgh 10-6
(6) Baltimore 9-7
Cincinnati 9-7
Cleveland 3-13

AFC South
(4) Tennessee 10-6
Indianapolis 8-8
Houston 8-8
Jacksonville 6-10

AFC West
(2) Kansas City 10-6
(5) Oakland 10-6
Denver 7-9
LA Chargers 7-9

NFC East
(4) Dallas 10-6
(5) NY Giants 10-6
Philadelphia 9-7
Washington 7-9

NFC North
(1) Green Bay 12-4
Minnesota 8-8
Detroit 7-9
Chicago 5-11

NFC South
(3) Atlanta 11-5
Carolina 9-7
New Orleans 8-8
Tampa Bay 7-9

NFC West
(2) Seattle 11-5
(6) Arizona 10-6
LA Rams 4-12
San Francisco 3-13


AFC WILD CARD
(3) Pittsburgh over (6) Baltimore
(5) Oakland over (4) Tennessee

NFC WILD CARD
(3) Atlanta over (6) Arizona
(4) Dallas over (5) NY Giants

AFC DIVISIONAL
(1) New England over (5) Oakland
(3) Pittsburgh over (2) Kansas City

NFC DIVISIONAL
(1) Green Bay over (4) Dallas
(3) Atlanta over (2) Seattle

AFC CHAMPIONSHIP
(1) New England over (3) Pittsburgh

NFC CHAMPIONSHIP
(3) Atlanta over (1) Green Bay


SUPER BOWL LII - MINNEAPOLIS
(1) New England over (3) Atlanta

Sunday, August 20, 2017

2017 NCAA Football Bowl Projections

December 16
R+L Carriers New Orleans Bowl (New Orleans) - Louisiana Tech vs. Appalachian State
AutoNation Cure Bowl (Orlando) - UCF vs. Georgia Southern
Las Vegas Bowl (Las Vegas) - Utah vs. San Diego State
Gildan New Mexico Bowl (Albuquerque) - 24 BYU vs. Colorado State
Raycom Media Camellia Bowl (Montgomery, AL) - Northern Illinois vs. South Alabama

December 19
Boca Raton Bowl (Boca Raton, FL) - Tulsa vs. Florida Atlantic

December 20
Frisco Bowl (Frisco, TX) - Houston vs. Arkansas State

December 21
St. Petersburg Bowl (St. Petersburg, FL) - Cincinnati vs. Southern Miss

December 22
Bahamas Bowl (Nassau) - Middle Tennessee vs. Toledo
Famous Idaho Potato Bowl (Boise) - Wyoming vs. Miami (OH)

December 23
Birmingham Bowl (Birmingham) - Texas A&M vs. Memphis
Lockheed Martin Armed Forces Bowl (Ft. Worth, TX) - Minnesota vs. Army
Dollar General Bowl (Mobile, AL) - Ohio vs. Troy

December 24
Hawaii Bowl (Honolulu) - SMU vs. Air Force

December 26
Quick Lane Bowl (Detroit) - Indiana vs. Western Michigan
Zaxby's Heart of Dallas Bowl (Dallas) - Baylor vs. Western Kentucky
San Diego County CU Holiday Bowl (San Diego) - 19 Northwestern vs. Colorado
Foster Farms Bowl (Santa Clara, CA) - Michigan State vs. UCLA
Cactus Bowl (Phoenix) - West Virginia vs. Boise State

December 27
Independence Bowl (Shreveport, LA) - North Carolina vs. South Carolina
New Era Pinstripe Bowl (Bronx, NY) - 21 Virginia Tech vs. Iowa
Texas Bowl (Houston) - 23 Kansas State vs. Kentucky

December 28
Military Bowl by Northrop Grumman (Annapolis, MD) - Syracuse vs. Temple
Camping World Bowl (Orlando) - 22 TCU vs. 25 Notre Dame
Valero Alamo Bowl (San Antonio) - 16 Oklahoma State vs. 20 Washington State

December 29
Belk Bowl (Charlotte) - NC State vs. Arkansas
Hyundai Sun Bowl (El Paso) - Pittsburgh vs. Oregon
Franklin American Mortgage Music City Bowl (Nashville) - 17 Louisville vs. Tennessee
NOVA Home Loans Arizona Bowl (Tucson) - UNLV vs. Idaho
*Goodyear Cotton Bowl (Arlington, TX) - 5 Oklahoma vs. 12 Stanford

December 30
Taxslayer Bowl (Jacksonville) - 15 Wisconsin vs. Florida
AutoZone Liberty Bowl (Memphis) - Texas vs. Mississippi State
*Playstation Fiesta Bowl (Glendale, AZ) - 6 Washington vs. 11 Michigan
*CapitalOne Orange Bowl (Miami) - 7 Clemson vs. 8 Penn State

January 1
Outback Bowl (Tampa) - 13 Auburn vs. Nebraska
*Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl (Atlanta) - 9 South Florida vs. 10 LSU
Citrus Bowl (Orlando) - 14 Miami vs. 18 Georgia
*Rose Bowl by Northwestern Mutual - CFP Semi (Pasadena, CA) - 2 Florida State vs. 3 Ohio State
*Allstate Sugar Bowl - CFP Semi (New Orleans) - 1 Alabama vs. 4 USC

January 8
CFP National Championship Game (Atlanta) - 1 Alabama vs. 3 Ohio State

The two best programs of the past decade will meet in the National Championship with Alabama winning its 5th national title in the last 9 years

2017 NCAA Football Predictions

ACC
Atlantic

1. Florida State (12-1, 8-0)
2. Clemson (10-2, 6-2)
3. Louisville (9-3, 5-3)
4. NC State (7-5, 4-4)
5. Syracuse (6-6, 3-5)
6. Boston College (5-7, 2-6)
7. Wake Forest (4-8, 1-7)

Coastal
1. Miami (10-3, 6-2)
2. Pittsburgh (7-5, 5-3)
3. Virginia Tech (9-3, 5-3)
4. North Carolina (6-6, 3-5)
5. Georgia Tech (5-7, 3-5)
6. Duke (5-7, 3-5)
7. Virginia (4-8, 2-6)

ACC Championship - Florida State over Miami

Big 12
1. Oklahoma (11-2, 8-1)
2. Oklahoma State (10-3, 7-2)
3. TCU (8-4, 6-3)
4. Kansas State (9-3, 6-3)
5. Texas (7-5, 5-4)
6. West Virginia (7-5, 5-4)
7. Baylor (6-6, 3-6)
8. Texas Tech (5-7, 3-6)
9. Iowa State (4-8, 2-7)
10. Kansas (3-9, 0-9)

Big 12 Championship - Oklahoma over Oklahoma State

Big 10
East
1. Ohio State (12-1, 8-1)
2. Penn State (10-2, 7-2)
3. Michigan (10-2, 7-2)
4. Michigan State (6-6, 4-5)
5. Indiana (6-6, 3-6)
6. Maryland (5-7, 3-6)
7. Rutgers (4-8, 2-7)

West
1. Wisconsin (10-3, 7-2)
2. Northwestern (9-3, 6-3)
3. Nebraska (7-5, 5-4)
4. Iowa (8-4, 5-4)
5. Minnesota (6-6, 3-6)
6. Purdue (3-9, 2-7)
7. Illinois (3-9, 1-8)

Big 10 Championship - Ohio State over Wisconsin

Pac-12
North
1. Washington (11-2, 8-1)
2. Stanford (10-2, 7-2)
3. Washington State (9-3, 6-3)
4. Oregon (7-5, 4-5)
5. Oregon State (3-9, 1-8)
6. Cal (3-9, 1-8)

South
1. USC (12-1, 8-1)
2. Colorado (8-4, 5-4)
3. UCLA (7-5, 5-4)
4. Utah (7-5, 4-5)
5. Arizona State (5-7, 3-6)
6. Arizona (5-7, 2-7)

Pac-12 Championship - USC over Washington

SEC
East
1. Georgia (9-4, 6-2)
2. Florida (8-4, 6-2)
3. Kentucky (7-5, 4-4)
4. Tennessee (7-5, 3-5)
5. South Carolina (6-6, 3-5)
6. Vanderbilt (5-7, 2-6)
7. Missouri (5-7, 1-7)

West
1. Alabama (12-1, 7-1)
2. LSU (10-2, 6-2)
3. Auburn (9-3, 6-2)
4. Arkansas (7-5, 4-4)
5. Texas A&M (7-5, 3-5)
6. Mississippi State (7-5, 3-5)
7. Ole Miss (5-7, 2-6)

SEC Championship - Alabama over Georgia

American
East
1. South Florida (13-0, 8-0)
2. Temple (8-4, 5-3)
3. UCF (7-5, 5-3)
4. Cincinnati (6-6, 4-4)
5. East Carolina (3-9, 2-6)
6. UConn (2-10, 1-7)

West
1. Memphis (9-4, 6-2)
2. Houston (8-4, 5-3)
3. Tulsa (7-5, 5-3)
4. SMU (6-6, 3-5)
5. Navy (5-7, 3-5)
6. Tulane (3-9, 1-7)

American Championship - South Florida over Memphis

Mountain West
Mountain
1. Boise State (9-4, 7-1)
2. Colorado State (7-5, 6-2)
3. Wyoming (7-5, 5-3)
4. Air Force (6-6, 4-4)
5. New Mexico (5-7, 3-5)
6. Utah State (3-9, 2-6)

West
1. San Diego State (10-3, 7-1)
2. UNLV (6-6, 4-4)
3. Fresno State (4-8, 3-5)
4. Hawaii (5-7, 3-5)
5. Nevada (3-9, 2-6)
6. San Jose State (3-10, 2-6)

Mountain West Championship - San Diego State over Boise State

Conference USA
East
1. Western Kentucky (9-4, 6-2)
2. Middle Tennessee (7-5, 6-2)
3. Marshall (7-5, 5-3)
4. Florida Atlantic (7-5, 5-3)
5. Florida International (5-7, 3-5)
6. Old Dominion (5-7, 3-5)
7. Charlotte (4-8, 2-6)

West
1. Louisiana Tech (8-5, 6-2)
2. Southern Miss (8-4, 6-2)
3. UT-San Antonio (6-6, 5-3)
4. North Texas (6-6, 4-4)
5. Rice (4-8, 3-5)
6. UAB (3-9, 1-7)
7. UTEP (3-9, 1-7)

Conference USA Championship - Western Kentucky over Louisiana Tech

MAC
East
1. Miami (OH) (8-5, 7-1)
2. Ohio (7-5, 5-3)
3. Bowling Green (5-7, 4-4)
4. Akron (4-8, 3-5)
5. Kent State (3-9, 2-6)
6. Buffalo (2-10, 1-7)

West
1. Western Michigan (10-3, 7-1)
2. Toledo (9-3, 6-2)
3. Northern Illinois (6-6, 5-3)
4. Central Michigan (4-8, 3-5)
5. Ball State (5-7, 3-5)
6. Eastern Michigan (3-9, 2-6)

MAC Championship - Western Michigan over Miami (OH)

Sun Belt
1. Appalachian State (9-3, 7-1)
2. Arkansas State (7-5, 6-2)
3. Troy (7-5, 5-3)
4. South Alabama (6-6, 5-3)
5. Idaho (6-6, 5-3)
6. Georgia Southern (6-6, 4-4)
7. Louisiana (5-7, 4-4)
8. UL-Monroe (4-8, 4-4)
9. Texas State (4-8, 3-5)
10. Georgia State (3-9, 2-6)
11. New Mexico State (3-9, 2-6)
12. Coastal Carolina (3-9, 1-7)

Independents
1. BYU (10-3)
2. Notre Dame (8-4)
3. Army (6-6)
4. UMass (3-9)




Friday, April 7, 2017

2017-2018 NCAA Basketball Pre-Preseason Rankings

1. Kentucky
2. North Carolina
3. Kansas
4. Arizona
5. Duke
6. Oregon
7. Louisville
8. Villanova
9. UCLA
10. Gonzaga
11. Florida
12. Michigan St.
13. West Virginia
14. Miami
15. Wichita St.
16. Xavier
17. Butler
18. Baylor
19. Notre Dame
20. St. Mary's
21. Virginia
22. Purdue
23. Virginia Tech
24. South Carolina
25. SMU

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