NCAA Football Troy Trojans vs South Alabama Jaguars Preview

October 22, 2018

The Trojans and Jaguars meet on Tuesday night in Mobile Midweek college football returns on Tuesday night, as Troy heads to Mobile to take on South Alabama in the “Battle for the Belt” in a key Sun Belt matchup for both teams. In addition to what’s at stake on Tuesday night and for the 2018 season, the Trojans are also out for revenge. After picking up a huge win in…

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CFP National Championship Preview – Clemson vs Alabama

CFP National Championship / NCAA National Championship
January 9, 2017

2017 CFP National Championship Clemson Tigers vs Alabama Crimson Tide Preview Top-seeded Alabama looks to claim its fifth national title in 10 seasons under Nick Saban when it battles second-seeded Clemson in Monday’s CFP National Championship (Enter contest) at Tampa, Florida. It is a rematch of last season’s title game in which the Crimson Tide prevailed 45-40 despite a huge game by Tigers quarterback Deshaun Watson (405 yards passing, 73 rushing). Alabama is…

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NCAA Fantasy Bowl Previews – Bahamas Bowl Matchup

Bahamas Bowl
December 12, 2016

Bahamas Bowl Preview Eastern Michigan Eagles vs Old Dominion Monarchs The two previous matchups in the Bahamas Bowl produced plenty of points and entertaining games (Enter Contest). In 2014, WKU held off Central Michigan in a 49-48 shootout, while Western Michigan won 45-31 over MTSU last year. This season’s matchup features an Old Dominion team making its first bowl trip in program history, and an Eastern Michigan program earning its first…

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NCAA Fantasy Bowl Previews – Idaho Potato Bowl

Idaho Potato Bowl
December 12, 2016

Idaho Potato Bowl Preview Idaho Vandals vs Colorado State Rams Thanks to some swapping of tie-ins, Idaho stays close to home for the postseason instead of making a trip to Tucson for the Arizona Bowl. They’ll now get to face Colorado State in the Idaho Potato Bowl on December 22nd (Enter Contest). The Vandals are moving to the FCS level in 2018 but that hasn’t slowed the progress of this…

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NCAA Fantasy Bowl Previews – Poinsettia Bowl Game

Poinsettia Bowl
December 12, 2016

Poinsettia Bowl Preview Brigham Young Cougars vs Wyoming Cowboys Two old WAC and Mountain West foes meet for the first time since 2010 in San Diego on December 21 for the Poinsettia Bowl(Enter Contest). This will also be BYU’s 12 consecutive bowl trip, while Wyoming is making its first bowl trip since 2011. The Cougars won’t have quarterback Taysom Hill for this game. The senior suffered a season-ending arm injury in…

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NCAA Fantasy Bowl Previews – Boca Raton Bowl

Boca Raton Bowl
December 12, 2016

Boca Raton Bowl Preview Memphis Tigers vs Western Kentucky Hilltoppers Like offense? The Boca Raton Bowl is your game (Enter Contest). WKU averages 45.3 points a game, while Memphis isn’t far behind at 39.5. This matchup was slated to feature Jeff Brohm (WKU) and Mike Norvell (Memphis), two rising stars in the head coaching ranks. However, Brohm accepted the head coaching position at Purdue. Defensive coordinator Nick Holt will lead the Hilltoppers…

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NCAA Fantasy Bowl Previews – Miami Beach Bowl

Miami Beach Bowl
December 9, 2016

Miami Beach Bowl Preview Central Michigan Chippewas vs Tulsa Golden Hurricanes If you like offense, there’s a good chance you will enjoy this showdown in Marlins Park on December 19 (Enter Contest). The first Miami Beach Bowl in 2014 featured a combined 103 points between Memphis and BYU, while WKU and USF went back-and-forth in a 45-35 victory by the Hilltoppers last season. Tulsa features one of the nation’s most-balanced…

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NCAA Fantasy Bowl Previews – New Orleans Bowl

New Orleans Bowl
December 7, 2016

New Orleans Bowl Preview Southern Mississippi Golden Eagles vs UL Lafayette Ragin’ Cajun After a one-year absence, the Ragin’ Cajuns are back in the New Orleans Bowl (Play Now). Under coach Mark Hudspeth, Louisiana has made four trips to the Superdome for this postseason matchup and won all four games. The Ragin’ Cajuns rank fourth in the Sun Belt in rushing (180.8 ypg). Thanks in part to running back Elijah…

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NCAA Fantasy Bowl Previews – AutoNation Cure Bowl

AutoNation Cure Bowl
December 7, 2016

AutoNation Cure Bowl Preview Central Florida Knights vs Arkansas State Red Wolves The second edition of the AutoNation Cure Bowl is a home game for UCF (Play Now). The Knights were one of the nation’s most-improved teams this fall, as new coach Scott Frost sparked a six-game improvement in the win column after an 0-12 record in 2015. Frost is known for his background on offense, but UCF is still…

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NCAA Fantasy Bowl Previews – Las Vegas Bowl Game

Las Vegas Bowl
December 7, 2016

Las Vegas Bowl Preview Houston Cougars vs San Diego State Aztecs The Las Vegas Bowl doesn’t have its traditional Mountain West vs. Pac-12 matchup, but this year’s game features two of the top Group of 5 teams (Play Now). Houston suffered three losses in league play but defeated Louisville and Oklahoma in non-conference action. With Tom Herman taking the job at Texas, defensive coordinator Todd Orlando was promoted to interim…

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CFB Fantasy Football – Clemson Tigers vs Boston College Eagles

Clemson
October 7, 2016

Clemson (5-0) vs Boston College (3-2) Clemson once again has put itself in the driver’s seat in the ACC and will try to maintain its momentum against the conference doormats when it visits Boston College on Friday (Enter Contests). The third-ranked Tigers, who served notice with their 42-36 home win over then-No. 4 Louisville last weekend, will try to extend a pair of impressive winning streaks. A 19-game regular-season run…

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CFB Fantasy Football – Stanford Cardinals vs Washington Huskies

Stanford
September 30, 2016

Stanford (3-0) vs Washington (4-0) Junior running back Christian McCaffrey is ranked second in the nation in rushing yards per game but is somehow considered to be experiencing a down season. He leads No. 6 Stanford into a Pac-12 showdown at No. 9 Washington on Friday night (Enter Contest). McCaffrey’s spectacular 2015 campaign in which he rushed for 2,019 yards and finished second in the Heisman Trophy balloting has made his 145.3 rushing…

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CFB Preview 2016: NCAA Mountain West Conference – Mountain

August 16, 2016

NCAA Mountain West Preview 2016  Mountain division The NCAA football season is near.  Get ready to play CFB at FanPicks (click to play). With the impending kickoff in Sydney on August 26th, FanPicks will cover every NCAA conferences and their teams for the 2016 season. NCAA Mountain West crowned a West division champion last year. Mountain division’s Boise State comes as early favorite to take home the hardware this year, not only into…

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