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2011 ARCHIVES
PICKS / SCORES
Week 5: 9/29-10/1


2011 RECORD
WEEK W L PCT SEASON W L PCT
Straight Up 33 20 .623 Straight Up 169 64 .725
FBS vs. FCS 2 0 1.000 FBS vs. FCS 82 7 .921
Total SU 35 20 .636 Total SU 251 71 .780
ATS 28 25 .528 ATS 121 112 .519
Above records through games of 10/1/11 ATS=against the spread (opening line)

SCHEDULES, PICKS AND SCORES
Week 1: 9/1-9/5
Week 2: 9/8-9/10
Week 3: 9/15-9/17
Week 4: 9/22-9/24
Week 5: 9/29-10/1
Week 6: 10/6-10/8
Week 7: 10/13-10/15
Week 8: 10/18-10/22
Week 9: 10/25-10/29
Week 10: 11/1-11/5
Week 11: 11/8-11/12
Week 12: 11/15-11/19
Week 13: 11/22-11/26
Week 14: 12/1-12/3
Week 15: 12/10-12/10
Week 16: Bowls (12/17-1/9)

THIS WEEK'S PICKS
Notes: There are 55 games involving 108 teams from the FBS (Football Bowl Subdivision).
2 teams play schools from the FCS (Football Championship Subdivision).
12 Teams are IDLE: California, Florida State, Iowa, La.-Monroe, MIssouri, Oklahoma State, Oregon, San Diego State, UCF, UNLV, Vanderbilt, Wyoming.

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 VegasInsider.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 29
49 Houston -15.5 -9.87 UTEP 42
44 PITTSBURGH -3 *+3.25* Usf 17
Friday, September 30
27 BYU -13.5 -11.64 Utah State 24
Saturday, October 1
34 NAVY -3.5 *+1.89* Air Force 35 (OT)
31 EASTERN MICHIGAN -6.5 -10.92 Akron 23
38 Alabama -6 -10.29 FLORIDA 10
48 USC -11.5 -7.23 Arizona 41
35 ARIZONA STATE -17.5 -16.42 Oregon State 20
38 Texas A&M -3 -5 Arkansas (Arlington) 42
26 Arkansas State -7.5 -4.09 WESTERN KENTUCKY 22
45 ARMY -11 -4.27 Tulane 6
13 SOUTH CAROLINA -10.5 -9.43 Auburn 16
62 OKLAHOMA -39 -37.09 Ball State 6
35 Baylor -3 -0.20 KANSAS STATE 36
30 BOISE STATE -29 -20.23 Nevada 10
19 BOSTON COLLEGE -1.5 -6.80 Wake Forest 27
55 WEST VIRGINIA -21 -16.37 Bowling Green 10
41 TENNESSEE -27.5 -20.68 Buffalo 10
41 Northern Illinois -7 -4.31 CENTRAL MICHIGAN 48
27 Cincinnati -13.5 *+0.06* MIAMI, O. 0
3 VIRGINIA TECH -7 -10.93 Clemson 23
27 COLORADO -4 -6.53 Washington State 31
31 COLORADO STATE -4.5 -2.06 San Jose State 38
31 CONNECTICUT -8 -2.69 Western Michigan 38
27 FIU -3 -10.37 Duke 31
35 North Carolina -8 -3.36 EAST CAROLINA 20
37 La.-LAFAYETTE -7.5 -3.52 Fau 34
28 FRESNO STATE -3.5 -6.44 Mississippi 38
24 GEORGIA -4.5 *+2.15* Mississippi State 10
45 Georgia Tech -6 *+0.72* NORTH CAROLINA ST. 35
44 Hawaii -1.5 *+1.47* LOUISIANA TECH 26
21 VIRGINIA -13 -8.11 Idaho 20 (OT)
38 ILLINOIS -7 -3.01 Northwestern 35
16 Penn State -16.5 -15.23 INDIANA 10
37 Texas -9 -9.08 IOWA STATE 14
45 Texas Tech -12 -18.56 KANSAS 34
17 OHIO -15.5 -12.47 Kent State 10
35 LSU -27.5 -28.91 Kentucky 7
13 LOUISVILLE -11 -7.60 Marshall 17
28 MARYLAND NL -28.36 Towson (FCS) 3
38 MIDDLE TENNESSEE -18.5 -23.29 Memphis 31
45 MIAMI, FLA. NL -31.58 Bethune-Cookman (FCS) 14
58 MICHIGAN -19.5 -21.64 Minnesota 0
7 OHIO STATE -3.5 *+0.55* Michigan State 10
48 WISCONSIN -7 -4.95 Nebraska 17
42 New Mexico State -2.5 -5.07 NEW MEXICO 28
41 TULSA -23 -26.80 North Texas 24
38 Notre Dame -14.5 -7.69 PURDUE 10
33 TCU -13.5 -6.77 Smu 40 (OT)
48 SOUTHERN MISS -14.5 -11.83 Rice 24
19 Rutgers -1 *+3.25* SYRACUSE 16 (2 OT
45 STANFORD -22.5 -20.53 Ucla 19
13 TEMPLE -5.5 *+0.12* Toledo 36
24 TROY -15.5 -11.42 Uab 23
14 UTAH -6.5 -7.13 Washington 31