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Play Game Weekly Upset Picks - 2019 Edition

Discussion in 'Buckeye Football' started by MD Buckeye, Aug 26, 2019.

  1. MD Buckeye

    MD Buckeye BP Soft Verbal Staff Member BP Recruiting Team Bookie Former BPCFFB II Champ Former FF League III Champ

    THE BEST CONTEST ON THE INTERNET IS BACK!!!!!

    Once again, this will be a simple contest to participate in. Each week I will list all of the underdogs in the Div 1-A games that I see a point-spread for at the beginning of the week. Each person may pick 1 and only 1 team each week; just post your pick in this thread.

    You must pick your team before the kickoff of your game. It isn't mandatory to make a pick every week, but if you don't, you obviously can't earn any points that week.

    If your team wins, you are awarded the amount of points that they were assigned in the spread; if they lose you get 0 points. So it's riskier to pick Little-Sisters-of-the-Poor +47 when they play Texas Tech, but you get a ton of points if they win, as opposed to getting only a couple of points when you pick a close game.

    Once I post the point spreads inside this thread, they are locked for purposes of this contest. Only the spreads listed in this thread will be used to award points.

    The entire season-long contest will exist in this one thread. Each week I will post the points for that week and the season-to-date totals. Whoever has the most points after the Conference Championship Games in early December will be declared the winner, and will receive ¤25,000 Sportsbook "cash".

    There will be a separate contest in December for Bowl game upsets.

    2005 winner: @AkronBuckeye (64 points)
    2006 winner: @briegg (64 points)
    2007 winner: @MolGenBuckeye (83.5 points)
    2008 winner: @osugrad21 (63.5 points)
    2009 winner: @NFBuck (85 points)
    2010 winner: @LightningRod (69.5 points)
    2011 winner: @sears3820 (74 points)
    2012 winner: @OSUsushichic (51 points)
    2013 winner: @FCollinsBuckeye (64 points)
    2014 winner: @808 Buck (78.5 points)
    2015 winner: @Wadcutter (64 points)
    2016 winner: @BB73 (with an old record 87.5 points)
    2017 winner: @BB73 (65.5 points)
    2018 winner: @UrbanBuckeye (64.5 points)

    This post will get the new picks and current standings updated each week. There will also be a post with that info near the end of the thread.

    Pick just one underdog team from the right column to win outright - you get nothing by picking a favorite that covers the spread. Home teams are in CAPS.

    Please try & post the name of the team you're picking as it is listed, opposed to an abbreviation. Makes it much easier when attempting to tally up the scores. Thanks!

    If you think an error has been made, send BB73 a PM.
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    WEEK 13

    TUESDAY 11/19 GAMES

    ohio...................20.5....BOWLING GREEN
    NORTHERN ILL............4.5....eastern mich

    WEDNESDAY 11/20 GAMES


    BUFFALO.................7.5....toledo
    MIAMI OH...............31......akron

    THURSDAY 11/21 GAMES

    GA TECH.................1.5....nc st

    FRIDAY 11/22 GAMES

    WYOMING.................7......colo st

    SATURDAY 11/23 GAMES

    nebraska................5......MARYLAND
    ball st.................3.5....KENT ST
    memphis................14.5....USF
    ttun....................8.5....INDIANA
    TEXAS TECH..............2.5....kansas st
    GEORGIA................13.5....tex a&m
    WAKE FOREST.............7......duke
    okla st.................7......WEST VA
    east carolina..........14......UCONN
    byu....................40.5....UMASS
    CINCY..................10.5....temple
    OKLAHOMA...............19......tcu
    LA LAFAYETTE...........14......troy
    VIRGINIA ..............17......liberty
    IOWA...................14.5....illinois
    WISCY..................24......purdue
    IOWA ST................24.5....kanas
    minny..................13.5....NW'ERN
    oregon.................14.5....ARIZ ST
    utah...................23......ARIZONA
    GEORGIA ST.............11......south alabama
    washington.............14.5....COLORADO
    APP ST.................30......texas st
    NOTRE DAME.............19......boston college
    FRESNO ST..............13.5....nevada
    SOUTHERN CAL...........13.5....ucla
    STANFORD................3......cal
    WASH ST................11.5....oregon st
    ARK ST..................1......ga southern
    SOUTHERN MISS...........4.5....western ky jelly
    marshall................7......UNC CHARLOTTE
    BAYLOR..................6......texas
    air Force..............22......NEW MEXICO
    central fla.............6......TULANE
    NAVY....................4......smu
    sparty.................20.5....RUTGERS
    north texas.............6.5....RICE
    VA TECH.................3.5....pitt
    UAB.....................5......la tech
    LOUISVILLE..............8.5....syracuse
    TULSA...................3......houston
    MIZZOU..................5......tenn
    LSU....................44......ark
    san jos st..............5.5....UNLV
    NEW MEXICO ST...........7......utep
    MID TENN ST............15......old dominion
    LA MONROE...............6......coastal carolina
    fla atl................20......UT SAN ANTONIO
    miami fl...............18.5....FLA INTL
    OHIO ST................18......penn st
    boise st................7.5....UTAH ST
    HAWAI'I.................3......san diego st

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    Last edited by a moderator: Nov 19, 2019 at 10:14 AM
  2. MD Buckeye

    MD Buckeye BP Soft Verbal Staff Member BP Recruiting Team Bookie Former BPCFFB II Champ Former FF League III Champ

    Pick just one underdog team from the right column to win outright - you get nothing by picking a favorite that covers the spread.

    Please try & post the name of the team you're picking as it is listed, opposed to an abbreviation. Makes it much easier when attempting to tally up the scores. Thanks!

    -----------------------------

    Week 1


    THURSDAY 8/29 GAMES

    CINCINNATI..............3....ucla
    UCONN................17.5...wagner
    BOWLING GREEN........21.5...morgan state
    BUFFALO..............48.5...robert morris
    CENTRAL M*CH*G*N.......12...albany
    CHARLOTTE............32.5...gardner-webb
    WESTERN KENTUCKY......8.5...central arkansas
    CENTRAL FLORIDA......47.5...florida a&m
    CLEMSON................36...georgia tech
    TULANE..................2...florida international
    UAB..................42.5...alabama state
    TEXAS A&M............33.5...texas state
    MINNESOTA..............14...south dakota state
    ARIZONA STATE..........25...kent state
    SAN JOSE STATE.......10.5...northern colorado
    utah....................5...BYU

    FRIDAY 8/30 GAMES

    ARMY.................23.5....rice
    SPARTY...............22.5....tulsa
    wisconsin............13.5....SOUTH FLORIDA
    RUTGERS..............15.5....massachusetts
    WAKE FOREST...........3.5....utah state
    purdue.................10....NEVADA
    COLORADO...............13....colorado state
    oklahoma state.......15.5....OREGON STATE

    SATURDAY 8/31 GAMES

    KENTUCKY.............11.5....toledo
    mississippi state....20.5....UL LAFAYETTE
    MEMPHIS...............5.5....ole miss
    NC STATE.............16.5....east carolina
    ILLINOIS...............17....akron
    NEBRASKA...............36....south alabama
    THE OHIO STATE.......27.5....florida atlantic
    ALABAMA................35....DUKE (in Atlanta)
    SOUTH CAROLINA..........8....NORTH CAROLINA (in Charlotte)
    TENNESSEE..............26....georgia state
    eastern m*ch*g*n......5.5....COASTAL CAROLINA
    STANFORD..............6.5....northwestern
    virginia tech.........3.5....BOSTON COLLEGE
    syracuse.............17.5....LIBERTY
    FLORIDA STATE.........5.5....boise state
    ARKANSAS STATE........2.5....smu
    AUBURN................3.5....OREGON (@ Jerry World)
    georgia................21....VANDERBLIT
    LSU....................28....georgia southern
    missouri.............17.5....WYOMING
    virginia..............2.5....PITTSBURGH
    IOWA.................21.5....miami oh
    TTUN.................33.5....middle tennessee
    TEXAS................20.5....louisiana tech
    WASHINGTON STATE.......32....new mexico state
    USC..................13.5....fresno state

    SUNDAY 9/1 GAMES

    OKLAHOMA.............24.5....houston

    MONDAY 9/2 GAMES

    notre dame.............20....LOUISVILLE
     
    Last edited: Aug 29, 2019
  3. Buckeye doc

    Buckeye doc Junior

    Thanks for doing this contest once again. It's a fun one.

    You show Illinois over Ball State. I'm seeing Illinois plays Akron and Indiana plays Ball State.
     
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  4. ArmyVet83

    ArmyVet83 Prepare yourselves. For now, I summon...the end!

    NEVADA
     
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  5. ScriptOhio

    ScriptOhio Everybody is somebody else's weirdo.

    LOUISVILLE

    I love this video, the "message" is still true today:



    :slappy:
     
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  6. Fungo Squiggly

    Fungo Squiggly Mortal enemy of all things Bucky Yahoo Pickem Champ Former Game Champion '18 Keeper League Champ '18 BPCFFB II Champ

    Oregon State
     
    Last edited: Aug 29, 2019
  7. MaxBuck

    MaxBuck 2014 National Champions!

    massachusetts
     
  8. HorseshoeFetish

    HorseshoeFetish Silver Bullet Supporter

    georgia tech
     
  9. Drubuck

    Drubuck What time is it?

    Northwestern. Football is back!!!!!!
     
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  10. Bucklion

    Bucklion Throwback Staff Member Former Premier League Champ

    North Carolina
     
  11. gracelhink

    gracelhink Senior '13 Bowl Pick Champ

  12. TampaBuckeyes

    TampaBuckeyes Senior

    Nevada
     
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  13. AuTX Buckeye

    AuTX Buckeye Beam me up, Mr. Speaker. Yahoo Pickem Champ Former Game Champion

    North Carolina

    [​IMG]
    Can’t believe i forgot to add this earlier
     
    Last edited: Aug 26, 2019
  14. BuckeyeNation27

    BuckeyeNation27 Goal Goal USA! Staff Member

  15. Honor&Glory

    Honor&Glory Paper,Rock, Scissors, Lizard, Spock!

    South Florida

    and thank you again for doing this!!
     
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