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College Football Week 13 Thanksgiving Picks

November 25, 2020
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College Football Week 13 Thanksgiving Picks

Ladies and Gentlemen – We have quite the cornucopia of rivalries on the Thanksgiving menu this weekend. The table will be decorated this year with a tasteful Hero’s Trophy, along with a Battle Line Trophy to compliment the table. There is an Apple Cup covered in a delicate dose of Modern-Day Hate served over a Victory Cannon. Paul Bunyan’s Axe will be used to carve the Slab of Bacon over a delicious Egg Bowl....

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College Football Picks Week 12

November 19, 2020
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College Football Picks Week 12

Ladies and Gentlemen – As I am sure you know by now… We had more cancellations last week than when I tried to get a date in High School. I contribute that to being always sweaty, but that’s another story. But this week, we have a few rivalry games to play and we also have “Bedlam” By “Bedlam” I don’t mean all the Bull Crap over the Kung Fu Flu. I am talking about...

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College Football Picks Week 11

November 12, 2020
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College Football Picks Week 11

Ladies and Gentlemen – Before we get into the weekly picks, I want to wish all my Brothers and Sisters a Happy 245th Marine Corps Birthday, as well as wish my Military Veteran Brothers and Sisters a Happy Veteran’s Day. My life has been made rich by our associations. Thank you all Enjoy Your Picks…

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College Football Picks Week 10

November 5, 2020
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College Football Picks Week 10

Ladies and Gentlemen – We have a lot of games to cover on the slate this week! The PAC 12 is returning to play with their Junior Varsity (JV) schedule, as is the Mid-American Conference (MAC) with something attuned to a Pop Warner schedule that you might recognize in your local town. Gosh I can feel the electricity from here, can’t you? In case you didn’t know it, that was sarcasm. Enjoy Your Picks…

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College Football Picks Week 9

October 29, 2020
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College Football Picks Week 9

Ladies and Gentlemen – As if the year 2020 wasn’t spooky and terrifying enough… This week Hurricane Zeta makes landfall, then we have Halloween along with a time change. Those “Sharknado” movies don’t seem so far fetched now, do they? Enjoy Your Picks…

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College Football Picks Week 8

October 22, 2020
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College Football Picks Week 8

Ladies and Gentlemen – This weekend we will have a semi-full slate of college football as The Big (Whatever the actual number of teams in the conference is this week) Ten Conference returns, along with the Mountain West thingy Conference too. O’ Yeah, it’s also “The Third Saturday in October” and that means one thing.. “War” Enjoy Your Picks…

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College Football Picks Week 7

October 14, 2020
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College Football Picks Week 7

Ladies and Gentlemen – “IF” you think there hasn’t been enough crazy already this year.. Consider this; The defending National Champion LSU Tigers are unranked… While the Rajun Cajuns of Louisiana Lafayette are Undefeated and are ranked. And to think we have neighbors that still wonder “why” we drink so much. Enjoy your games

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College Football Picks Week 6

October 8, 2020
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College Football Picks Week 6

Ladies and Gentlemen – Perhaps it’s a sign of the times, but I never (ever) thought we would be approaching “The” Red River Rivalry between Texas and Oklahoma this weekend with two respective teams that couldn’t spell “Defense” if you spotted them the “D” and gave them a damn “Fence.” We have other big games to discuss this week, so let’s not waste any more time. Enjoy your games

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College Football Picks Week 5

October 1, 2020
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College Football Picks Week 5

Ladies and Gentlemen – It is hard to believe that it’s October already….. Seems like only yesterday we were all going to die of the Kung Fu Flu as the Killer Hornets descended upon us while a “Sharknado” was brewing over the Atlantic Coast. Let’s not spend any time reminiscing about “good times” we have a lot of football to discuss this week with big games on the schedule such as; “The Deep South’s...

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College Football Picks Week 4

September 24, 2020
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College Football Picks Week 4

Ladies and Gentlemen – It’s finally here…. The start of the Southeastern Conference College Football Season. Certainly not to take anything away from the excitement of the ACC season start… Gosh, we all enjoyed watching the North Carolina Tar Heels take on Eastern Blue Ridge Fashionista College of Hair Weaves and Cosmetics. (It was riveting…) And much like you I watched the Number One Clemson Tigers battle the Custom School of Taxidermy from Danielsville...

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