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    Top Dog Contest: week 1

    Here is the list of teams to pick from. Just reply to this thread with the dog that you pick to win. Picking will end at the start of the first game. This week it is ISU at 7pm August 30.

    Link to thread explaning rules.

    Kent State (3.5) @ Iowa State
    Colorado St. (2.5) @ Colorado
    Nevada (21) @ Nebraska
    Washington St (14) @ Wisconsin
    Missouri @ Illinois (5)
    Iowa @ Northern Illinois (11.5)
    Baylor (21) @ Texas Christian
    Oklahoma St. (6.5) @ Georgia
    North Texas (40.5) @ Oklahoma
    Arkansas St. (39) @ Texas
    Central Michigan (7.5) @ Kansas
    Purdue @ Toledo (7)
    Kansas St. (13.5) @ Auburn
    Bowling Green (15) @ Minnesota
    Texas Tech @ SMU (9)

    Please keep this thread to picks only. Discussions can be made in a different thread. This will help when calculating scores.


    Last edited by chadm; 08-26-2007 at 09:06 AM.
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    Re: Top Dog Contest: week 1

    SMU - TT will stuggle early in season.



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    Re: Top Dog Contest: week 1

    Purdue @ Toledo (7)
    Come on lucky 7!!!!



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    Re: Top Dog Contest: week 1

    Baylor(21)@TCU One of these years Baylor is gonna break through and be mediocre.



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    Re: Top Dog Contest: week 1

    I am going out on a limb here.

    Missouri @ Illinois (5)

    The Zooker might do something worthwhile this year.



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    Re: Top Dog Contest: week 1

    I will take the easy one. CSU will beat Colorado again. And I will laugh and laugh.


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    Re: Top Dog Contest: week 1

    Colorado St. (2.5) @ Colorado


    Last edited by ornryactor; 08-26-2007 at 08:49 AM.
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    Purdue @ Toledo (7)

    Was tempted to go for the Oklahoma jackpot of 40.5, but chickened out.


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    Re: Top Dog Contest: week 1

    Northern Ill. to upset the Squawkeyes.


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    Re: Top Dog Contest: week 1

    Toledo to win.



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    Re: Top Dog Contest: week 1

    CSU over CU. Go Rams!



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    Missouri @ Illinois (5)



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    Re: Top Dog Contest: week 1

    Give me the Huskies at minus 11.5 - I can not explain the warm and fuzzies I would get from that (in CR, surrounded by hawks still b*tchin about the billboard).



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    Re: Top Dog Contest: week 1



    Bowling Green (15) @ Minnesota



    Im just glad I have Homan as my bodyguard, Eustachy joked. If I ever make it real big and get to drive a limo everyday, hell be driving it. I thought he came off the bench like somebody was stealing his cow or something.

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