--- 2018 Weeks Zero & One ---

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--- 2018 Weeks Zero & One ---

Postby Cane from the Bend » Sat May 12, 2018 5:35 pm

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Okay, you guys know the rules. You have up until the first game's kickoff to get your predictions in --- You may change any pick up til then.

The first game is set for Saturday, August 25 @ 7:30pm --- Good Luck!


Saturday, August 25

1.) Hawaii @ Colorado State

Thursday, August 30

2.) UCF @ UConn
3.) Northwestern @ Purdue

Friday, August 31

4.) Syracuse @ Western Michigan
5.) Army @ Duke
6.) San Diego State @ Stanford
7.) Colorado vs. Colorado State [Rocky Mountain Showdown: Sports Authority Field, Denver, CO]

Saturday, September 1

8.) Alabama vs. Louisville [Camping World Stadium, Orlando, FL]
9.) Auburn vs. Washington [Chick-fil-A Kickoff Classic: Mercedes-Benz Stadium, Atlanta, GA]
10.) Boise State @ Troy
11.) Tennessee vs. West Virginia [Bank of America Stadium, Charlotte, NC]
12.) Middle Tennessee @ Vanderbilt
13.) Kent State @ Illinois
14.) Indiana @ Florida International [FIU]
15.) Central Michigan @ Kentucky
16.) SMU @ North Texas
17.) Texas State @ Rutgers
18.) Ole Miss vs. Texas Tech [NRG Stadium, Houston, TX]
19.) Texas vs, Maryland [FedEx Field, Landover, MD]
20.) Michigan @ Notre Dame
21.) North Carolina @ California
22.) BYU @ Arizona
23.) Navy @ Hawaii

Sunday, September 2

24.) Miami vs. LSU [AT&T Stadium, Arlington, TX]

Monday, September 3

25.) Virginia Tech @ Florida State

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Re: --- 2018 Weeks Zero & One ---

Postby Cane from the Bend » Fri Aug 17, 2018 9:20 am

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Saturday, August 25

1.) Colorado State

Thursday, August 30

2.) UCF
3.) Northwestern

Friday, August 31

4.) Syracuse
5.) Army [lot's of upper classmen for the Black Knights off of a 10 win season]
6.) Stanford [though, the Aztecs did win by 3 last year]
7.) Colorado State

Saturday, September 1

8.) Alabama
9.) Washington [this one was difficult, both teams are experienced: so I'm going by coach]
10.) Boise State [this is a long trip away game, however, so they need to be motivated]
11.) West Virginia
12.) Vanderbilt
13.) Illinois [both teams were terrible last year, but Kent is inexperienced &rebranding]
14.) Indiana
15.) Kentucky
16.) North Texas [this game could be a track meet]
17.) Rutgers
18.) Texas Tech
19.) Texas [Maryland is in bad shape right now]
20.) Michigan [back to wishful thinking]
21.) California [North Carolina's suspensions so close their opener; and it's away]
22.) Arizona
23.) Navy

Sunday, September 2

24.) Miami

Monday, September 3

25.) Florida State [if the Hokies get their formula right, this could go the other way]

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"It is only impossible until it has been accomplished." ... then it becomes standardized ... and then it becomes regulation ...

Success is measured by results; whereas Character is measured through the means by which one achieves those results . . .

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Re: --- 2018 Weeks Zero & One ---

Postby Derek » Fri Aug 17, 2018 10:59 am

Saturday, August 25

1.) Colorado State

Thursday, August 30

2.) UCF
3.) Northwestern

Friday, August 31

4.) Syracuse
5.) Army
6.) Stanford
7.) Colorado

Saturday, September 1

8.) Alabama
9.) Auburn
10.) Boise State
11.) West Virginia
12.) Vanderbilt
13.) Illinois
14.) Florida International
15.) Kentucky
16.) North Texas
17.) Texas State
18.) Ole Miss
19.) Texas
20.) Michigan
21.) California
22.) Arizona
23.) Navy

Sunday, September 2

24.) Miami

Monday, September 3

25.) Virginia Tech
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Re: --- 2018 Weeks Zero & One ---

Postby Dossenator » Sun Aug 19, 2018 12:02 am

Saturday, August 25

1.) Colorado State

Thursday, August 30

2.) UCF
3.) Purdue

Friday, August 31

4.) Western Michigan
5.) Army
6.) Stanford
7.) Colorado State [Rocky Mountain Showdown: Sports Authority Field, Denver, CO]

Saturday, September 1

8.) Alabama [Camping World Stadium, Orlando, FL]
9.) Auburn [Chick-fil-A Kickoff Classic: Mercedes-Benz Stadium, Atlanta, GA]
10.) Boise State
11.) West Virginia [Bank of America Stadium, Charlotte, NC]
12.) Middle Tennessee
13.) Illinois
14.) Florida International [FIU]
15.) Central Michigan
16.) SMU
17.) Rutgers
18.) Texas Tech [NRG Stadium, Houston, TX]
19.) Texas [FedEx Field, Landover, MD]
20.) Notre Dame
21.) California
22.) Arizona
23.) Navy

Sunday, September 2

24.) Miami [AT&T Stadium, Arlington, TX]

Monday, September 3

25.) Virginia Tech
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Re: --- 2018 Weeks Zero & One ---

Postby highfly24 » Mon Aug 20, 2018 6:22 pm

1. Col State

2. UCF
3. Northwestern---considering heading over to this one, should be a good game

4. Western Michigan
5. ARMY
6. Stanford--cant happen twice can it
7. Colorado--Rams playing 2 games before most teams even start

8. Alabama
9. Washington
10. Boise--Experienced QB gets my vote
11. West Virginia
12. MTSU
13. Illinois--Lovie better win this one
14. FIU
15. Kentucky
16. North Texas
17. Rutgers
18. Texas Tech--hope they replaced all the lights in the scoreboard this summer
19. Maryland--they could easily come out flat but I see it as a win for McNair mindset
20. Michigan
21. California
22. Arizona--Tate is fun to watch
23. navy

Post Saturday Slate
24. Miami
25. Va Tech

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Re: --- 2018 Weeks Zero & One ---

Postby Spence » Tue Aug 21, 2018 8:02 pm

1.) Colorado State
2.) UConn
3.) Purdue
4.) Syracuse
5.) Duke
6.) Stanford
7.) Colorado
8.) Alabama
9.) Auburn
10.) Boise State
11.) West Virginia
12.) Vanderbilt
13.) Illinois
14.) Indiana
15.) Kentucky
16.) North Texas
17.) Rutgers
18.) Ole Miss
19.) Texas
20.) Michigan
21.) California
22.) Arizona
23.) Navy
24.) LSU
25.) Florida State
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Re: --- 2018 Weeks Zero & One ---

Postby ..fanatic » Wed Aug 22, 2018 3:01 pm

Saturday, August 25

1.) Colorado State

Thursday, August 30

2.) UCF
3.) Northwestern

Friday, August 31

4.) Syracuse
5.) Duke
6.) Stanford
7.) Colorado

Saturday, September 1

8.) Alabama
9.) Washington
10.) Boise State
11.) West Virginia
12.) Vanderbilt
13.) Illinois
14.) Indiana
15.) Kentucky
16.) North Texas
17.) Rutgers
18.) Texas Tech
19.) Texas
20.) Notre Dame
21.) California
22.) Arizona
23.) Navy

Sunday, September 2

24.) Miami

Monday, September 3

25.) Virginia Tech
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Re: --- 2018 Weeks Zero & One ---

Postby donovan » Wed Aug 22, 2018 8:17 pm

1 Colorado State
2 UCF
3 Northwestern
4 Syracuse
5 Army
6 Stanford
7 Colorado State
8 Alabama
9 Washington
10 Boise State
11 West Virginia
12 Vanderbilt
13 Illinois
14 Indiana
15 Kentucky
16 SMU
17 Texas State
18 Ole Miss
19 Texas
20 Michigan
21 California
22 BYU
23 Navy
24 Miami
25 Florida State
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Re: --- 2018 Weeks Zero & One ---

Postby Cane from the Bend » Sat Aug 25, 2018 8:53 pm

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"It is only impossible until it has been accomplished." ... then it becomes standardized ... and then it becomes regulation ...

Success is measured by results; whereas Character is measured through the means by which one achieves those results . . .

It seems the Rapture did come for one worthy soul:
In Memory of Grandpa Howdy


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