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2009-2010 College Football Bowl Challenge

Posted on: December 12, 2009 8:25 pm
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All picks must be posted by midnight, December 17.  Serious bragging rights at stake here so let's get to it!!  Good luck and have fun!

2009-2010 College Bowl Competition

Friday, December 18

Villanova v Montana
FCS Championship Game (yes, Virginia, there is a college football championship!)

Saturday, December 19

UCF vs. Rutgers
ST. PETERSBURG BOWL

Fresno State vs. Wyoming
NEW MEXICO BOWL

Sunday, December 20

Southern Miss vs. Middle Tennessee State
R+L CARRIERS NEW ORLEANS BOWL

Tuesday, December 22

No. 18 Oregon State vs. No. 14 Brigham Young
MAACO BOWL LAS VEGAS

Wednesday, December 23

No. 23 Utah vs. California
SAN DIEGO COUNTY CREDIT UNION POINSETTIA BOWL

Thursday, December 24

Nevada vs. Southern Methodist
SHERATON HAWAII BOWL

Saturday, December 26

Boston College vs. No. 24 USC
EMERALD BOWL

No. 17 Pittsburgh vs. North Carolina
MEINEKE CAR CARE BOWL

Marshall vs. Ohio
LITTLE CAESARS BOWL

Sunday, December 27

Kentucky vs. Clemson
GAYLORD HOTELS MUSIC CITY BOWL

Monday, December 28

Texas A&M vs. Georgia
ADVOCARE V100 INDEPENDENCE BOWL

Tuesday, December 29

UCLA vs. Temple
EAGLEBANK BOWL

No. 15 Miami (FL) vs. No. 25 Wisconsin
CHAMPS SPORTS BOWL

Wednesday, December 30

No. 20 Arizona vs. No. 22 Nebraska
PACIFIC LIFE HOLIDAY BOWL

Bowling Green vs. Idaho
ROADY'S HUMANITARIAN BOWL

Thursday, December 31

No. 11 Virginia Tech vs. Tennessee
Chick-fil-A BOWL

Minnesota vs. Iowa State
INSIGHT BOWL

Navy vs. Missouri
TEXAS BOWL

Oklahoma vs. No. 21 Stanford
BRUT SUN BOWL

Houston vs. Air Force
BELL HELICOPTER ARMED FORCES BOWL

Friday, January 1

No. 5 Florida vs. No. 3 Cincinnati
ALLSTATE SUGAR BOWL

No. 8 Ohio State vs. No. 7 Oregon
ROSE BOWL GAME PRESENTED BY CITI

No. 13 Penn State vs. No. 12 LSU
CAPITAL ONE BOWL

No. 16 West Virginia vs. Florida State
KONICA MINOLTA GATOR BOWL

Northwestern vs. Auburn
OUTBACK BOWL

Saturday, January 2

Michigan State vs. Texas Tech
VALERO ALAMO BOWL

Arkansas vs. East Carolina
AutoZone LIBERTY BOWL

No. 19 Oklahoma State vs. Mississippi
AT&T COTTON BOWL

South Carolina vs. Connecticut
PAPAJOHNS.com BOWL

South Florida vs. Northern Illinois
INTERNATIONAL BOWL

Monday, January 4

No. 6 Boise State vs. No. 4 TCU
TOSTITOS FIESTA BOWL

Tuesday, January 5

No. 10 Iowa vs. No. 9 Georgia Tech
FedEx ORANGE BOWL

Wednesday, January 6

Central Michigan vs. Troy
GMAC BOWL

Thursday, January 7

No. 2 Texas vs. No. 1 Alabama
CITI BCS NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP GAME

Tie breakers:

How many games will be won by 21 points or more? _________

Which game will have the greatest total yards rushing:  No. 2 Texas vs. No. 1 Alabama, or No. 6 Boise State vs. No. 4 TCU, or No. 8 Ohio State vs. No. 7 Oregon, or No. 5 Florida vs. No. 3 Cincinnati?

Which game will have the greatest total yards passing:  No. 2 Texas vs. No. 1 Alabama, or No. 6 Boise State vs. No. 4 TCU, or No. 8 Ohio State vs. No. 7 Oregon, or No. 5 Florida vs. No. 3 Cincinnati?

Which game will have the largest number of turnovers:  No. 2 Texas vs. No. 1 Alabama, or No. 6 Boise State vs. No. 4 TCU, or No. 8 Ohio State vs. No. 7 Oregon, or No. 5 Florida vs. No. 3 Cincinnati?

Which game will have the most total scoring by 3 point field goals:  No. 2 Texas vs. No. 1 Alabama, or No. 6 Boise State vs. No. 4 TCU, or No. 8 Ohio State vs. No. 7 Oregon, or No. 5 Florida vs. No. 3 Cincinnati?

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Comments

Since: Dec 7, 2006
Posted on: January 8, 2010 3:23 pm
 

2009-2010 College Football Bowl Challenge

And the winner of the College Football Bowl Challenge is:

Jack----------23-12-----66%  Great job, Jack, congratulations!!!!
PII------------20-15-----57%
jjoey---------20-15-----57%
jimmymc----19-16------54%
Tony---------17-18-----49%
Terry---------16-19-----46%


Hope you all had fun!  Congrats to Jack and congrats to the Crimson Tide!  Let's do it again next year!



Since: Oct 27, 2007
Posted on: January 4, 2010 8:06 pm
 

2009-2010 College Football Bowl Challenge

Me NO BUEnO ....
 
Good job Jack!



Since: Feb 9, 2009
Posted on: January 3, 2010 8:56 am
 

2009-2010 College Football Bowl Challenge

I just want to congratulate Jack, that's really a remarkable % of wins especially for Bowl games.  Also it's been fun and a BIG THANK YOU to KIR/Sissy/Terry.  Good luck to all in these last 4 games!!




Since: Dec 7, 2006
Posted on: January 3, 2010 2:27 am
 

2009-2010 College Football Bowl Challenge

As of Jan. 2 after 31 games, the standings are as follows:

Jack-----------22-9-------71%
PII-------------18-13------58%
jjoey----------18-13------58%
jimmymc-----18-13------58%
Tony----------15-16------48%
Ter------------14-17------45%

With 4 more games remaining, the final standings will be posted after the last game on Jan. 7, the BCS Championship game!  Good luck!

KIR/Sissy/Terry



Since: Apr 21, 2008
Posted on: January 2, 2010 2:31 pm
 

2009-2010 College Football Bowl Challenge

Sis, I must not have seen the 1/1 games, I came to earth quick.

It is still fun

Jack



Since: Dec 7, 2006
Posted on: January 1, 2010 1:55 pm
 

2009-2010 College Football Bowl Challenge

Happy New Year to you too, jimmymc and to the whole crew here!  I pray for better things for us all in 2010!!!

May the games be competitive (please, no more 49-0 games!  Sheesh!) and the players stay safe!

After 21 games, here are the updated standings:

Jack-------16-5-----76% (Jack, have you seen these games before? lol Amazing picks!!!)
jjoey------12-9-----57%
jimmymc--12-9----57%
Tony------11-10---52%
KIR--------11-10---52%
PII---------10-11---48%

Still 14 games to go!  (Do we have enough bowl games? lol).  Next updates after January 2, 2010 games!  We have some work to do to catch up with Jack!  Strap on those helmets and let's play!  Woo hoo!!!

Love to all!
KIR/Sissy/Terry



Since: Feb 9, 2009
Posted on: December 31, 2009 9:30 am
 

2009-2010 College Football Bowl Challenge

well, good luck to all, now we get into some real games too and it's gonna be FUN to WATCH'em.  Happy NEW YEAR to ALL!

Keepitreal, thanks for the job your doing keep'n up with this too, best to ya!




Since: Dec 7, 2006
Posted on: December 30, 2009 12:28 am
 

2009-2010 College Football Bowl Challenge

Standings after 14 college bowl games:

Jack-----------------11-3----79%
jimmymc------------10-4----71%
jjoey------------------8-6----57%
Tony------------------8-6----57%
Terry------------------8-6----57%
PII---------------------7-7----50%




Since: Dec 7, 2006
Posted on: December 25, 2009 4:49 am
 

2009-2010 College Football Bowl Challenge

As they reach the quarter pole (first 7 games), the standings are:

KIR---------5-2-----71% accuracy
wvujax-----5-2-----71% accuracy
jimmymc---4-3-----57% accuracy
AB4C-------3-4-----43% accuracy
PII----------2-5-----29% accuracy
jjoey-------2-5-----29% accuracy

Lots more games to go!  Next updated standings after the December 29 games!  Who moves up?  Who moves down?  check back and see!

Sissy/KIR/Terry




Since: Feb 9, 2009
Posted on: December 15, 2009 11:00 am
 

2009-2010 College Football Bowl Challenge

Friday, December 18

Villanova v Montana
FCS Championship Game (yes, Virginia, there is a college football championship!)

Saturday, December 19

UCF vs. Rutgers
ST. PETERSBURG BOWL

Fresno State vs. Wyoming
NEW MEXICO BOWL

Sunday, December 20

Southern Miss vs. Middle Tennessee State
R+L CARRIERS NEW ORLEANS BOWL

Tuesday, December 22

No. 18 Oregon State vs. No. 14 Brigham Young
MAACO BOWL LAS VEGAS

Wednesday, December 23

No. 23 Utah vs. California
SAN DIEGO COUNTY CREDIT UNION POINSETTIA BOWL

Thursday, December 24

Nevada vs. Southern Methodist
SHERATON HAWAII BOWL

Saturday, December 26

Boston College vs. No. 24 USC
EMERALD BOWL

No. 17 Pittsburgh vs. North Carolina
MEINEKE CAR CARE BOWL

Marshall vs. Ohio
LITTLE CAESARS BOWL

Sunday, December 27

Kentucky vs. Clemson
GAYLORD HOTELS MUSIC CITY BOWL

Monday, December 28

Texas A&M vs. Georgia
ADVOCARE V100 INDEPENDENCE BOWL

Tuesday, December 29

UCLA vs. Temple
EAGLEBANK BOWL

No. 15 Miami (FL) vs. No. 25 Wisconsin
CHAMPS SPORTS BOWL

Wednesday, December 30

No. 20 Arizona vs. No. 22 Nebraska
PACIFIC LIFE HOLIDAY BOWL

Bowling Green vs. Idaho
ROADY'S HUMANITARIAN BOWL

Thursday, December 31

No. 11 Virginia Tech vs. Tennessee
Chick-fil-A BOWL

Minnesota vs. Iowa State
INSIGHT BOWL

Navy vs. Missouri
TEXAS BOWL

Oklahoma vs. No. 21 Stanford
BRUT SUN BOWL

Houston vs. Air Force
BELL HELICOPTER ARMED FORCES BOWL

Friday, January 1

No. 5 Florida vs. No. 3 Cincinnati
ALLSTATE SUGAR BOWL

No. 8 Ohio State vs. No. 7 Oregon
ROSE BOWL GAME PRESENTED BY CITI

No. 13 Penn State vs. No. 12 LSU
CAPITAL ONE BOWL

No. 16 West Virginia vs. Florida State
KONICA MINOLTA GATOR BOWL

Northwestern vs. Auburn
OUTBACK BOWL

Saturday, January 2

Michigan State vs. Texas Tech
VALERO ALAMO BOWL

Arkansas vs. East Carolina
AutoZone LIBERTY BOWL

No. 19 Oklahoma State vs. Mississippi
AT&T COTTON BOWL

South Carolina vs. Connecticut
PAPAJOHNS.com BOWL

South Florida vs. Northern Illinois
INTERNATIONAL BOWL

Monday, January 4

No. 6 Boise State vs. No. 4 TCU
TOSTITOS FIESTA BOWL

Tuesday, January 5

No. 10 Iowa vs. No. 9 Georgia Tech
FedEx ORANGE BOWL

Wednesday, January 6

Central Michigan vs. Troy
GMAC BOWL

Thursday, January 7

No. 2 Texas vs. No. 1 Alabama
CITI BCS NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP GAME

Tie breakers:

How many games will be won by 21 points or more?  8

Which game will have the greatest total yards rushing:  No. 2 Texas vs. No. 1 Alabama, or No. 6 Boise State vs. No. 4 TCU, or No. 8 Ohio State vs. No. 7 Oregon, or No. 5 Florida vs. No. 3 Cincinnati?

Which game will have the greatest total yards passing:  No. 2 Texas vs. No. 1 Alabama, or No. 6 Boise State vs. No. 4 TCU, or No. 8 Ohio State vs. No. 7 Oregon, or No. 5 Florida vs. No. 3 Cincinnati?

Which game will have the largest number of turnovers:  No. 2 Texas vs. No. 1 Alabama, or No. 6 Boise State vs. No. 4 TCU, or No. 8 Ohio State vs. No. 7 Oregon, or No. 5 Florida vs. No. 3 Cincinnati?

Which game will have the most total scoring by 3 point field goals:  No. 2 Texas vs. No. 1 Alabama, or No. 6 Boise State vs. No. 4 TCU, or No. 8 Ohio State vs. No. 7 Oregon, or No. 5 Florida vs. No. 3 Cincinnati?



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