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2012 ARCHIVES
PICKS / SCORES
Week 2: 9/6-9/8


2012 RECORD
WEEK W L PCT SEASON W L PCT
Straight Up 27 18 .600 Straight Up 58 28 .674
FBS vs. FCS 23 4 .852 FBS vs. FCS 54 8 .871
Total SU 50 22 .694 Total SU 112 36 .757
ATS 20 25 .444 ATS 46 40 .535
Above records through games of 9/8/12 ATS=against the spread (opening line)

WEEKLY SCHEDULES, PICKS, SCORES
Week: 1  2  3  4  5  6  7  8  9  10  11  12  13  14  15  Bowls 

THIS WEEK'S PICKS
Notes: There are 72 games involving 113 teams from the FBS (Football Bowl Subdivision).
27 teams play schools from the FCS (Football Championship Subdivision).
7 Teams are IDLE: Baylor, Boise State, Hawaii, Navy, Southern Miss, UAB, West Virginia
7 Teams PLAY OPENERS: Army, Cincinnati, Louisiana-Monroe, Louisiana Tech, Oregon State, TCU, Texas A&M

Games are listed in alphabetical order. (Ex. - Air Force at Wyoming would be under "A").
CAPS - Home Team.
* Bold Red * - Computer selects Vegas underdog as outright winner.
LINE - Opening line at docsports.com. Later lines are used in the event of a "pick 'em" opening.
COMPUTER - The computer "line", according to the Congrove Computer Rankings.
NL - Opponent from lower division than FBS. Computer "line" based on avg. result of lower division schools vs. FBS.


Score Favorite Line (Open) Computer Underdog Score
Thursday, September 6
10 Pittsburgh -2 *+16.28* CINCINNATI 34
Friday, September 7
20 Utah -4.5 -10.28 UTAH STATE 27 (OT)
Saturday, September 8
31 MICHIGAN -20 -28.37 Air Force 25
41 FIU -25 -34.91 Akron 38 (OT)
35 ALABAMA -37 -12.52 Western Kentucky 0
38 Oklahoma State -13.5 -21.49 ARIZONA 59
45 ARIZONA STATE -6 *+6.72* Illinois 14
31 ARKANSAS (Little Rock) -28 -24.98 La.-Monroe 34 (OT)
33 ARKANSAS STATE -21 -25.85 Memphis 28
42 SAN DIEGO STATE -6.5 -10.34 Army 7
28 MISSISSIPPI STATE -2 *+4.58* Auburn 10
52 CLEMSON -26 -20.27 Ball State 27
34 BOSTON COLLEGE NL: -30.49 Maine (FCS) 3
21 BOWLING GREEN -7.5 -26.29 Idaho 13
56 BUFFALO NL -23.32 Morgan State (FCS) 34
45 BYU NL -41.89 Weber State (FCS) 13
50 CALIFORNIA NL -32.38 Southern Utah (FCS) 31
41 Michigan State -24 -18.85 CENTRAL MICHIGAN 7
28 COLORADO NL -14.82 Sacramento State (FCS) 30
7 COLORADO STATE NL -21.32 North Dakota State (FCS) 22
7 CONNECTICUT -2.5 *+2.81* N.C. State 10
50 STANFORD -14 -18.66 Duke 13
48 SOUTH CAROLINA -23.5 -21.95 East Carolina 10
14 EASTERN MICHIGAN NL -30.27 Illinois State (FCS) 31
31 MIDDLE TENNESSEE -7 *+0.70* Fau 17
17 TEXAS A&M -2.5 *+1.11* Florida 20
#-55 FLORIDA STATE NL -46.39 Savannah State (FCS) 0
42 OREGON -30 -24.51 Fresno State 25
41 Georgia -3.5 *+0.27* MISSOURI 20
59 GEORGIA TECH NL -37.14 Presbyterian (FCS) 3
49 HOUSTON -6 -0.07 Louisiana Tech 56
45 Indiana -13 -7.66 MASSACHUSETTS 6
6 IOWA -4 *+0.29* Iowa State 9
24 KANSAS -6 -3.70 Rice 25
52 KANSAS STATE -6.5 -20.87 Miami, Fla. 13
47 KENTUCKY -7 *+0.20* Kent State 14
24 TROY -1 *+6.35* La.-Lafayette 37
35 LOUISVILLE NL -38.78 Missouri State (FCS) 7
41 LSU -22 -14.13 Washington 3
52 MARSHALL NL -32.02 Western Carolina (FCS) 24
27 TEMPLE -13.5 -14.01 Maryland 36
30 MIAMI, O. NL -24.50 Southern Illinois (FCS) 14
44 MINNESOTA NL -20.98 New Hampshire (FCS) 7
28 MISSISSIPPI -4 *+2.45* Utep 10
30 Nebraska -4.5 -14.18 UCLA 36
31 NEVADA -1.5 -2.07 Usf 32
45 TEXAS -41 -36.56 New Mexico 0
51 OHIO -20 -20.63 New Mexico State 24
27 North Carolina -4.5 -6.22 WAKE FOREST 28
34 NORTH TEXAS NL -26.09 Texas Southern (FCS) 7
35 NORTHERN ILLINOIS NL -31.74 Tennessee-Martin (FCS) 7
13 Vanderbilt -1.5 -5.30 NORTHWESTERN 23
20 NOTRE DAME -13.5 -10.37 Purdue 17
31 OHIO STATE -14.5 -5.19 Ucf 16
69 OKLAHOMA NL -50.10 Florida A&M (FCS) 13
7 Wisconsin -11 -8.64 OREGON STATE 10
17 VIRGINIA -5 -9.35 Penn State 16
26 RUTGERS NL -36.54 Howard (FCS) 0
45 SAN JOSE STATE NL -22.89 UC-Davis (FCS) 13
52 SMU NL -30.22 Stephen F. Austin (FCS) 0
9 SOUTH ALABAMA NL -10.93 Nicholls State (FCS) 3
42 Usc -24 -23.54 Syracuse (E. Rutherford, NJ) 29
56 TCU NL -43.94 Grambling State (FCS) 0
51 TENNESSEE NL -36.22 Georgia State (FCS) 13
58 Texas Tech -14.5 -16.21 TEXAS STATE 10
34 Toledo -2.5 *+3.22* WYOMING 31
45 TULSA -26.5 -22.30 Tulane 10
14 UNLV NL -14.11 Northern Arizona (FCS) 17
27 UTSA NL -14.16 Texas A&M-Commerce (FCS) 16
42 VIRGINIA TECH NL -42.20 Austin Peay (FCS) 7
24 WASHINGTON STATE NL -20.74 Eastern Washington (FCS) 20
52 WESTERN MICHIGAN NL -29.22 Eastern Illinois (FCS) 21

#-Florida State-Savannah State game called during third storm delay with 8:59 to play in the 3rd quarter. FSU had a 48-0 lead in the second quarter when the second delay occurred, after which both teams agreed to continue with a running clock.