Monthly Archives: December 2011

Bowl Picks Update, Day 10

Tons of action yesterday and some pretty close contests to boot. In game 1, we had another back and forth battle that was eventually decided in the last 10 seconds of the game as BYU capped off their final drive … Continue reading

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Bowl Picks Update, Day 9

The Champs Sports Bowl was the first of our contest yesterday, featuring Notre Dame vs. Florida State. Notre Dame stifled the Florida State offense for much of the first half, controlling the game through the first 2 quarters. FSU made … Continue reading

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Bowl Picks Update, Day 8

The afternoon game yesterday was a crazy one. Air Force and Toledo both seemed to be able to just about score at will in the game and both teams put up some impressive offensive stats. Toledo seemed to have the … Continue reading

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Bowl Picks Update, Day 7

Two games yesterday and both were fairly competitive outings. The first match up in the Little Caesar’s Pizza Bowl featured Western Michigan against Purdue. The Boilermakers were hungry for a bowl win after coming up short the last few tries. … Continue reading

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Bowl Picks Update, Day 6

Last night featured a contest between Missouri and UNC. This one was never really close as Missouri pulled away from the Tarheels early and never looked back. I had picked the Tigers to win this match up, but I certainly … Continue reading

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Bowl Picks Update, Day 5

Only one game last night for those of you who might have had a chance to watch it. Personally, I was too busy stuffing my belly with some tasty treats whipped up right here in the Strong Rock kitchen. I … Continue reading

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Bowl Picks Update, Day 4

Boise State scored on the first play of the game and never looked back as the Bronco’s beat the Sun Devils by 32 points. In his final game, Kellen Moore led his team to an easy victory, despite coughing up … Continue reading

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Bowl Picks Update, Day 3

TCU barely squeaks out the victory in what turned out to be a very close game. La Tech came ready to play and kept TCU on their heels for most of the night. The Horned Frogs never gave up, never … Continue reading

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Bowl Picks Roundup, Day 2

Upset Alert! Despite the fact that the overwhelming majority of us picked the FIU Panthers, it seemed like Marshall wanted it more last night as their defense really stepped it up to help lead them to victory. That unit recorded … Continue reading

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Bowl Picks Roundup, Day 1

The first day of games had some close contests and thrilling finishes, despite the lack of big name teams.  Two games were decided by 2 points or less, with only one being a convincing victory.  So, as far as our … Continue reading

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