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    Working on a column, need your opinion

    If Iowa State were to play Navy in Houston, who would be the favorite?



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    Re: Working on a column, need your opinion

    It would almost have to be Navy



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    Re: Working on a column, need your opinion

    I would say Navy but probably by less than 3 points. Pretty much a toss up.



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    Re: Working on a column, need your opinion

    Navy, I just think that vegas would see them as the favorite not that i think they are better than us.



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    Re: Working on a column, need your opinion

    With the way our offense is playing right now, it has to be Navy.



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    Re: Working on a column, need your opinion

    Vegas would favor Navy, my guess by anywhere between 2.5 and 4.5 points.



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    Re: Working on a column, need your opinion

    I think y'all are right on the number ... Navy -3 to -6



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    Re: Working on a column, need your opinion

    Navy.



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    Re: Working on a column, need your opinion

    Thanks everyone. That's kind of what I thought too but I thought I'd ask the experts.



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    Re: Working on a column, need your opinion

    BUT I think that would be a good matchup for us ... our lack of pass rush would not be a factor and I don't think they would overwhelm us with speed ... granted, there would be other challenges to playing Navy, but I would welcome that game compared to some other possibilities



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    Re: Working on a column, need your opinion

    If TCU would be favored over Cincy I would have to think Navy would be favored over ISU



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    Re: Working on a column, need your opinion

    Quote Originally Posted by MookInLincoln View Post
    BUT I think that would be a good matchup for us ... our lack of pass rush would not be a factor and I don't think they would overwhelm us with speed ... granted, there would be other challenges to playing Navy, but I would welcome that game compared to some other possibilities
    Plus we've got the benefit of playing Army, with a similar offense, this season. Our guys would have already seen and practiced against it.



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    Re: Working on a column, need your opinion

    Navy by 5.5



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    Re: Working on a column, need your opinion

    Wait, why are you working on a column right now? You realize your Vikings are playing right now, right?


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    Re: Working on a column, need your opinion

    Quote Originally Posted by ChrisMWilliams View Post
    Thanks everyone. That's kind of what I thought too but I thought I'd ask the experts.



    jk. there are a lot of people good at picking such things. Just wouldnt always know it to look at bookie!

    I confess I would have no basis for picking on that one. I would have said Navy only because I know they beat ND and that alone is a better win than any we have.


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