A Week 8 college football gambling guide

first_imgContributorLast weekSeason Carson Cunningham3-29-10 Aaron Schnautz3-210-9 OKC Dave2-38-11 Matt Amilian0-56-13 Guest2-38-11center_img Kyle Porter2-310-9 Justin Southwell1-47-12 Burt Reynolds is jealous (USATSI)Burt Reynolds is jealous (USATSI)At this point I’m thankful you’re still following this weekly post, as my credibility is falling faster than RGIII on the BPS turf.Here are last week’s results (I know, I know): Mrs. Pistols went 2-3 and I went 0-5. I don’t know what else to say other than I’m embarrassed.On to a new slate of games.OSU +8 at TCUOSU has failed to cover in its last 3 games (Texas Tech, Iowa State and Kansas). None of those lines seemed outrageous. Let’s not forget this is the same team that hung with Florida State and although Boykin is playing, he won’t be 100 percent.TCU QB Trevone Boykin will play with a soft cast on his left wrist against Oklahoma State: http://t.co/O7EIZr4aFl pic.twitter.com/p9Xp9mEw3C— Dr. Saturday (@YahooDrSaturday) October 16, 2014The defense should keep us in it and it might take a special special teams play to do it, but I’ll keep riding Bullet.Pokes +8Baylor (-8.5) at West VirginiaAlthough we can always expect this, I don’t want to see this.Pick: Mountaineers +8.5Kansas State (+7.5) at OklahomaPick: Kansas State +7.5Kansas (+13.5) at Texas TechI feel like this is what my pick will look like no matter which side I take:Pick: Kansas +13.5Iowa State (+12.5) at TexasI probably won’t dedicate much time to watching this one. I’ll roll with the Texas defense.Pick: Texas -12.5PFB picks against the spreadDavid Ubben, who undoubtedly hates your college football team, is our guest picker this week. He follows Big 12 football more than the rest of us combined.Can he match up with the PFB pickers?[1. Ed. note: He can probably match up with you. My 10-month-old can match up with you.]OSU (+8) at TCUSouthwell: OSUCunningham: OSUSchnautz: TCUOKC Dave: TCUPistolsguy: OSUUbben: TCUAmilian: OSU“Frogs have one of the Big 12’s best defenses and OSU has struggled along the offensive line. That’s a bad combination.” – Ubben (See…he hates OSU)Kansas State (+7.5) at OUSouthwell: OUCunningham: K-StateSchnautz: OUOKC Dave: K-StatePistolsguy: OUUbben: K-StateAmilian: K-State“SnyderCats get over the hump here and win their second consecutive game in Norman.” – UbbenOregon (-20.5) vs WashingtonSouthwell: WashingtonCunningham: OregonSchnautz: OregonOKC Dave: WashingtonPistolsguy: OregonUbben: OregonAmilian: Oregon“Chris Petersen will NEVER lose by 20+ points as a head coach!” – SouthwellIowa State (+12.5) at TexasSouthwell: TexasCunningham: TexasSchnautz: TexasOKC Dave: TexasPistolsguy: TexasUbben: Iowa StateAmilian: TexasPicker’s ChoiceSouthwell: Notre Dame (+12) at Florida StateCunningham: South Florida (-2) at TulsaSchnautz: Ohio State (-19.5) vs RutgersOKC Dave: Notre Dame (+12) at Florida StatePistolsguy: Michigan State (-15.5) at IndianaUbben: Kansas (+13.5) at Texas TechAmilian: USC (-19.5) vs ColoradoIf you’re looking for the comments section, it has moved to our forum, The Chamber. You can go there to comment and holler about these articles, specifically in these threads. You can register for a free account right here and will need one to comment.If you’re wondering why we decided to do this, we wrote about that here. Thank you and cheers!last_img read more