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The non-conference schedule has been brutal for the Big Ten. The Big Ten has been the media’s punching bad, and for good reason, all through the first four weeks of the season. This is the week where the Big Ten starts to play against each other. Someone has to get off to a hot start inside conference play. Penn State travels to Champaign to take on the Fighting Illini this Saturday.
Bill O’Brien has an extremely difficult job this year. The Penn State Nittany Lions offseason was the toughest any football program has gone through in years.
The Missouri Tigers are finding out very quickly that life in the SEC is extremely tough. Georgia put it on them in their first SEC game, and now the Tigers must travel to eighth ranked South Carolina this weekend. Steve Spurrier’s team will likely be in contention for the SEC East crown this season. Let’s take a look at this interesting SEC matchup for Saturday afternoon.
The USC Trojans started the season at the top of the polls, but the amazing play of Alabama has bumped them back to number two. USC has showed their offensive firepower in both of their first two victories this year. Stanford lost their star quarterback, and there are a lot of questions about how good this team can be in 2012. The Cardinal host the Trojans this weekend in a huge PAC 12 Conference matchup.
Matt Barkley came into the season as the Heisman Trophy frontrunner and he hasn’t done anything to hurt that status in his first two games.
The Texas Longhorns are bouncing back from their brutal season a couple years ago. Texas went 8-5 last year, and the Longhorns have been impressive in consecutive wins to start the 2012 season. Mississippi has a new coach in Hugh Freeze. The Rebels have started the season 2-0, but it has been against subpar competition. This is the team’s first real test of the 2012 season.
Texas has primarily gone with David Ash as their quarterback this year. Case McCoy has seen limited action as well, but it seems the coaches are most comfortable with Ash under center.
College Football Picks Preview Washington Huskies vs. LSU Tigers Date/Time: September 8, 7:00 pm EST Television: ESPN NFL Odds from Bookmaker Point Spread: LSU -23.5 Total: 53 Football Betting Game Trends Washington Huskies Washington is 1-5 ATS in its …
College Football Picks Preview Clemson Tigers vs. Auburn Tigers Date/Time: Saturday, September 1, 7:00 pm EST Television: ESPN NFL Odds from Bookmaker Point Spread: Clemson -3 Total: 55.5 Football Betting Game Trends Southern Miss Golden Eagles Clemson is 1-5 …
College Football Picks Preview Boise State Broncos vs. Michigan State Spartans Date/Time: August 31, 8:00 pm EST Television: ESPN NFL Odds from BetOnline Point Spread: Michigan State -6.5 Total: 45.5 Football Betting Game Trends Boise State Broncos Boise State …
College Football Picks Preview South Carolina Gamecocks vs. Vanderbilt Commodores Date/Time: August 30, 7:00 pm EST Television: ESPN NFL Odds from BetDSI Point Spread: South Carolina -7 Total: 46 Football Betting Game Trends South Carolina Gamecocks South Carolina is …