2009 ARCHIVES
PICKS / SCORES
Week 16: 12/19-1/7


2009 RECORD
WEEK W L PCT SEASON W L PCT
Straight Up 18 16 .529 Straight Up 518 196 .725
FBS vs. FCS 0 0 .000 FBS vs. FCS 89 5 .947
Total SU 18 16 .529 Total SU 607 201 .751
ATS 20 14 .588 ATS 376 338 .527
Above records through games of 1/7/10 ATS=against the spread (opening line)

2009 BOWLS
THIS YEAR W L PCT 1993-2009 W L PCT
Straight Up 18 16 .529 Straight Up 260 173 .600
ATS 20 14 .588 ATS 233 200 .538
Above records through games of 1/7/10 ATS=against the spread

SCHEDULES, PICKS AND SCORES
Week 1: 9/3-9/7
Week 2: 9/10-9/12
Week 3: 9/17-9/19
Week 4: 9/24-9/26
Week 5: 9/30-10/3
Week 6: 10/6-10/10
Week 7: 10/13-10/17
Week 8: 10/21-10/24
Week 9: 10/27-11/1
Week 10: 11/3-11/8
Week 11: 11/10-11/15
Week 12: 11/18-11/21
Week 13: 11/24-11/28
Week 14: 12/3-12/5
Week 15: 12/12-12/12
Week 16: Bowls

THIS WEEK'S PICKS
Notes: There are 34 bowl games involving 68 teams from the FBS (Football Bowl Subdivision).

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
Saturday, December 19
New Mexico Bowl at Albuquerque - 4:30pm, ESPN
28 Fresno State -13 -13.36 Wyoming 35 (2 OT)
St. Petersburg Bowl at St. Petersburg, FL - 8:00pm, ESPN
45 Rutgers -4 -3.34 UCF 24
Sunday, December 20
New Orleans Bowl at New Orleans, LA - 8:15pm, ESPN
32 Southern Miss -6 -2.50 Middle Tennessee 42
Tuesday, December 22
MAACO Bowl Las Vegas at Las Vegas, NV- 8:00pm, ESPN
20 Oregon State -2.5 -0.43 BYU 44
Wednesday, December 23
Poinsettia Bowl at San Diego, CA- 8:00pm, ESPN
27 California -2.5 *+4.65* Utah 37
Thursday, December 24
Hawai'i Bowl at Honolulu, HI - 8:00pm, ESPN
10 Nevada -13 -19.03 SMU 45
Saturday, December 26
Little Caesars Pizza Bowl at Detroit, MI - 1:00pm, ESPN
17 Ohio -4 -2.39 Marshall 21
Meineke Car Care Bowl at Charlotte, NC - 4:30pm, ESPN
19 Pittsburgh -2 -5.34 North Carolina 17
Emerald Bowl at San Francisco, CA - 8:00pm, ESPN
24 USC -7 -7.47 Boston College 13
Sunday, December 27
Music City Bowl at Nashville, TN - 8:15pm, ESPN
21 Clemson -7.5 -4.86 Kentucky 13
Monday, December 28
Independence Bowl at Shreveport, LA - 5:00pm, ESPN-2
44 Georgia -4 -9.95 Texas A&M 20
Tuesday, December 29
EagleBank Bowl at Washington, DC - 4:30pm, ESPN
30 UCLA -4 *+0.80* Temple 21
Champs Sports Bowl at Orlando, FL - 8:00pm, ESPN
14 Miami (Fla.) -6.5 -2.75 Wisconsin 20
Wednesday, December 30
Humanitarian Bowl at Boise, ID - 4:30pm, ESPN
42 Bowling Green -1 -10.26 Idaho 43
Holiday Bowl at San Diego, CA - 8:00pm, ESPN
0 Arizona -1 *+4.53* Nebraska 33
Thursday, December 31
Armed Forces Bowl at Ft. Worth, TX - 12:00pm, ESPN
20 Houston -7 -4.35 Air Force 47
Sun Bowl at El Paso, TX - 2:00pm, CBS
31 Oklahoma -7 -14.89 Stanford 27
Texas Bowl at Houston, TX - 3:30pm, ESPN
13 Missouri -6 -7.34 Navy 35
Insight Bowl at Tempe, AZ - 6:00pm, NFL Network
13 Minnesota -1.5 -8.17 Iowa State 14
Chick-fil-A Bowl at Atlanta, GA - 7:30pm, ESPN
37 Virginia Tech -4 -10.23 Tennessee 14
Friday, January 1
Outback Bowl at Tampa, FL - 11:00am, ESPN
38 Auburn -4.5 -3.42 Northwestern 35 (OT)
Capital One Bowl at Orlando, FL - 1:00pm, ABC
19 Penn State -3 -2.49 LSU 17
Gator Bowl at Jacksonville, FL - 1:00pm, CBS
33 Florida State -1 *+1.65* West Virginia 21
Rose Bowl at Pasadena, CA - 5:10pm, ABC
17 Oregon -2 *+0.43* Ohio State 26
Sugar Bowl at New Orleans, LA - 8:00pm, Fox
51 Florida -10.5 -13.72 Cincinnati 24
Saturday, January 2
International Bowl at Toronto, Ontario, Canada - 12:00pm, ESPN-2
27 USF -4.5 -4.76 Northern Illinois 3
Cotton Bowl at Arlington, TX - 2:00pm, FOX
21 Mississippi -2.5 *+2.86* Oklahoma State 7
PapaJohn's.com Bowl at Birmingham, AL - 2:00pm, ESPN
7 South Carolina -3 *+1.95* Connecticut 20
Liberty Bowl at Memphis, TN - 5:30pm, ESPN
20 Arkansas -10 -4.00 East Carolina 17 (OT)
Alamo Bowl at San Antonio, TX - 9:00pm, ESPN
41 Texas Tech -8.5 -10.83 Michigan State 31
Monday, January 4
Fiesta Bowl at Glendale, AZ- 8:00pm, FOX
10 TCU -4 -1.47 Boise State 17
Tuesday, January 5
Orange Bowl at Miami, FL - 8:00pm, Fox
14 Georgia Tech -3.5 -2.57 Iowa 24
Wednesday, January 6
GMAC Bowl at Mobile, AL - 8:00pm, ESPN
44 Central Michigan -4.5 -6.81 Troy 41 (2 OT)
Thursday, January 7
BCS Championship at Pasadena, CA - 8:00pm, ABC
37 Alabama -4 *+6.93* Texas 21