Boston College Rewind: Louisville 41 Eagles 39

October 6, 2019

Game Rewind: The Eagles lost a heartbreaker in Louisville yesterday 41-39. The Cardinals kicked the game winning field with 1:02 left in the game after completing a six play, 52 yard drive to end the game. The story of this game was once again the defense. They gave up 664 yards of offense and allowed Louisville to convert on 8 of 16 third downs. Needless to say, the Eagles have…


College: Thoughts on week 5 in New England college football

October 2, 2019

Walt Bell’s emphasis on culture finally paid off this week in a win over Akron. UMass stole the headlines last week after securing their first win of the season over Akron. It has been a lost season thus far for first year coach Walt Bell and the Minutemen so it was nice to see the players and coaches celebrate after the win. Here are some thoughts on the week that…


College Football: Bob Chesney is creating a winning culture at Holy Cross

March 22, 2019

Second year Head Coach Bob Chesney is turning the Holy Cross football program around by creating a winning culture and a big time college football atmosphere. Chesney, who came to Holy Cross from nearby Assumption College has turned the once dormant program into a relevant program that is once again on the rise. The Holy Cross administration has invested in the program in recent years with upgrades to the facilities,…


UMass: UMass hopes it has the right guy in Walt Bell

January 5, 2019

When UMass announced the hiring of new head football coach Walt Bell on December 3rd, the move was met with some hesitation. At 34, Bell is the youngest head coach at the FBS level. Despite his age, the Middle Tennessee State grad has an impressive resume. Mostly recently he served as offensive coordinator at Florida State under Willie Taggert. Prior to that, Bell was the offensive coordinator at Arkansas State…


College Football: Week 11 Picks vs. the Spread

November 11, 2018

Trevor Lawrence will face a stiff test at B.C. This is the last week before the rivalry games kick in. It is a good week to bet because it will get harder from here. Here are my picks for week 11. Ole Miss at Texas A&M (-13, 67.5): Texas A&M has struggled on the road but they have been tough at home in Jimbo Fisher’s first season. They should cover…


College Football: Week 9 Picks Versus the Spread

October 28, 2018

Trevor Lawrence and the Clemson Tiger roll into Tallahassee looking for a win. Playoff and bowl positioning starts becoming a factor as we head into week nine. Here are my picks for week 9. Clemson at Florida State (+17.5, 48.5): I still have issues with Clemson’s offense despite the fact that they having been playing better. The think the Tigers will win but an improved Florida State will come to…


College Football: Week 8 Picks Vs. The Spread

October 20, 2018

Michigan, Michigan State is the top match up of the weekend. There are some quality money making match ups this weekend. Here are my top games and picks for week 8 of the college football season. Auburn at Ole Miss (+3.5, 63.5): Both programs have fallen off since the start of the season. Auburn is a mess right now. They cannot run the ball and their defense is struggling. I’m…


College Football: Ten Thoughts On Week 7

October 19, 2018

Laviska Shenault cost himself a shot at the Heisman after the Buffaloes lost to USC last weekend.  Some thoughts on Week 7 of the college football season. 1. Texas clearly experienced an Oklahoma hangover but in the end, they were able to beat an improved Baylor team. 2. Notre Dame also experienced a hangover against Pitt. Quarterback Ian Book struggled in the first half. The mark of a good team is finding…


College Football: Week 7 Picks against the Spread

October 14, 2018

P.J Fleck will have his Gophers ready to play at the Horseshoe. Lots of quality games to put money on in Week 7. Here are out top games and who you should take. Minnesota (+29.5, 59.5) at Ohio State: The Fighting Fleck will play Ohio State tough at the horseshoe and cover as a dog. Minnesota’s ability to run the football and get pressure on the quarterback will be the…


College Football: Week 6 Picks Versus the Spread

October 6, 2018

Chad Morris will have his Hogs ready against Alabama today. My picks for today. There are a lot of jump ball games this week so pick wisely. DO YOUR HOMEWORK! Research is key this week. Northwestern at Michigan State (-10, 43.5): Sparty hasn’t lived up to the hype but neither has Northwestern. -10 is a big number but I think Michigan State covers. Northwestern struggles to score points. Maryland at Michigan (-17.5, 47.5):…