Top 25 Grades Through Week 3

1. Alabama:  A This team is doing everything we thought it would and more.  Jalen Hurts has been very surprising under center for the Crimson Tide.  With wins over USC and Ole Miss, Saban has this team rolling and who knows if they can be stopped. 2. Ohio State:  A After losing a ton of talent to the NFL, Urban Meyer has shown he can reload.  J.T. Barrett has been unbelievable once again and has the offense clicking.  After stomping Oklahoma, they have asserted dominance.  They seem to be the team to beat in the Big Ten.  Will anyone be able Continue reading Top 25 Grades Through Week 3

Almost Varsity Sports Hot Soup: NCAA WK 3

Call me Patrick.  I’m here to give you free money.  After a pretty hot start to the year, we’re here to keep it up for all.  7-3 so far (2-3 last week)(+370). Lets get to the picks: Cincinnati Bearcats vs Houston (-7.5); 64.5 Greg Ward Jr is back.  Duke Catalon is back.  They were cleared to play Tuesday this week.  They are not playing on short rest here.  Both of these offensive stars were not rushed back and were allowed to focus entirely on this huge division game on Thursday night football.  Without those two, the Cougars were still able to Continue reading Almost Varsity Sports Hot Soup: NCAA WK 3

Almost Varsity Sports Hot Soup: NCAA WK 2

After an unbelievably successful week (5-0, +500), one can only assume there will be a regression to the mean.  But guess what??? NOT HERE.  We are ready to go 5-0 for you once again and break the Vegas banks.  Take these tickets, put them under your pillow to keep em safe and get ready to bathe in cash on Sunday. Lets get to the picks: Duke (-5) vs. Wake Forest; 44.5 After seeing Wake Forest’s abysmal offensive effort against Tulane where they only scored 7 points, I cannot reasonably comprehend this going over the total of 44.5 points.  Duke is starting a backup quarterback Continue reading Almost Varsity Sports Hot Soup: NCAA WK 2

Almost Varsity Sports Hot Soup: NCAA WK 1

We’re not here to blow smoke up your ass.  We know our college football.  Five picks a week.  Take em, cash in, thank us later.  Lets just get to the picks: Wake Forest (-17) vs. Tulane; 43 Starting off with our first wager of the year on one of the first games of the college football season Thursday night. Wake Forest and Tulane are both coming off 3-9 seasons. As a reader you may say, “Why would I bother with this game?”  The answer is simple. Vegas gave this game a 17 point spread because Tulane is historically a bad football Continue reading Almost Varsity Sports Hot Soup: NCAA WK 1