Ohio Football: Bobcats fall 27-20 to Central Michigan

Mount Pleasant, MI Overview: The Ohio Bobcats (7-4, 5-2) dropped a close contest to the Central Michigan Chippewas (6-5, 3-4) by a 27-20 score. You knew it was over when: CMU’s Sean Bunting intercepted Quinton Maxwell’s fourth-down pass in the end zone with 34 seconds left in the game, preserving the victory for the Chippewas…

Week 10 NFL Picks

Week 9 record: 9-4 Correct: Falcons, Chiefs, Ravens, Cowboys, Giants, Saints, Panthers, Chargers, Seahawks Incorrect: Lions, Dolphins, Colts, Raiders Overall Record: 82-47-2 Week 10 picks:  (Will be starting 1-0 after picking the Ravens to defeat the winless Cleveland Browns on Thursday night) Chiefs 17, Panthers 19  The records show a mismatch, but this could be…

Week 9 NFL Picks

Week 8 Record: 8-4-1 Correct: Titans, Texans, Chiefs, Patriots, Jets, Broncos, Falcons, Raiders Incorrect: Panthers, Saints, Cowboys, Bears Tie: Bengals-Redskins Overall Record: 73-43-2 Should I start predicting ties? Thinking about it. *I’m starting 1-0 after picking Atlanta to beat Tampa Bay on Thursday night. Side note – Thanks to Matt Ryan and Julio Jones for…

Top 5 surprises of the NFL’s first half

  Honorable mention: Denver Broncos (6-2, 1st in AFC West): Peyton Manning retired and Brock Osweiler signed with Houston, leaving Denver with questions at the quarterback spot. Despite taking Paxton Lynch in the first round, Denver opted with former seventh-round selection Trevor Siemian. In seven starts, Siemian is 6-1 as a starter, throwing eight touchdowns. The…

Week 8 NFL Picks

Week 7 record: 9-4-1 Correct: Giants, Bengals, Lions, Chiefs, Jets, Raiders, Buccaneers, Patriots, Broncos Incorrect: Colts, Dolphins, Eagles, Chargers Tie: Seahawks-Cardinals Overall Record: 65-40-1   Shelby – Jaguars 16, Titans 24 The Jaguars were riding a two-game winning streak but didn’t show in double-digit loss at home last week to Oakland. It’s a primetime game…

Week 7 NFL Picks

Once again, I’ll be joined by Ryan Moreland for the weekly picks. Week 6 Records: Shelby: 10-5 Ryan: 9-6 Overall Record: 56-36  Both of us will start 1-0 after picking the Packers to defeat the Bears on Thursday night. Ryan — Giants 24, Rams 17 These teams look evenly matched on paper, but the Giants…

Ohio Football: Bobcats win ugly over Kent State, 14-10

  KENT, OHIO–  Bobcats 14, Golden Flashes 10 You knew it was over when: Dorian Brown’s 10-yard run moved the chains with 1:27 left in the game following Kent State (2-6, 1-3) using their final timeout. Defense rises up: Papi White’s fumble on a punt return gave Kent State the football at the Ohio (5-3,3-1) 11-yard line…