Back in the late 1980’s and early 1990’s, Temple versus Duke was one of the top rivalries on the hardcourt. The Blue Devils and Owls battled each other plenty of times to determine who had the best college basketball squad. The history of those intense games could definitely spill onto the football field at Independence Stadium in Shreveport, Louisiana on December 27. The sport may be different, but the bad blood between these two schools has been spilled creating an [...]
Clemson finds itself as a massive favorite in conference play again this week when it goes on the road again to take on North Carolina. When evaluating historical norms it seems absurd for a team to so consistently be such a big favorite in-conference, and yet this Clemson team is just different. They are massive favorites to win the ACC and will be double-digit favorites in every game they play this year.
This week’s quartet of college football picks includes a pair of hot teams outperforming expectations. We also expect a rebound performance from a Big 12 squad that squeaked by in its opener and will fade an ACC team in Week 3.
On Saturday trainer Mike Maker’s skills will be put to the test when Temple contests the $600,000 Dueling Grounds Derby at Kentucky Downs.