The Postgame Tailgate: PAT Week 7

Here are the standings for the panel’s Big 12 picks after Week 13 of the College Football season (This was the seventh week of picks).

Standings based on current overall record | Tie breakers: 1. Record this week, 2. First place finishes (this week) 3. Second place finishes (this week) 4. Third place finishes (this week)

Notes: -This is the first time since we started making our picks as part of The Postgame Tailgate that Vahe is not in first place.

-Kahler was the only one to correctly pick OU over Oklahoma State…Auburn’s come from behind win against ‘Bama ruined his perfect week.



Breaking down the Big 12 Bowl Situation-Part 1

With the Big 12 North all but locked up, here’s how the Big 12 bowl situation could shake out. Honestly, it’s sort of a mess in terms of sorting through this, so I’ll focus in on the BCS Bowl, Cotton Bowl, and I will publish another post later about what the other options are for Missouri.

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“The Exit Bowl” Live Thread

Can’t watch the Nebraska/Colorado game? Follow this thread for live updates!

Score Alert: Nebraska TD

Score: Nebraska 45 CU 17

Following a fumble recovery two plays before, Cody Green punches it into the endzone to basically ice the game for Nebraska with just under 13 minutes left.

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The Postgame Tailgate: Week 13 Now Posted

Week 13 of The Postgame Tailgate now posted. This week’s topics include the Tigers’ victory over ISU, Bowl Projections (and a thorough breakdown from Vahe Gregorian on the various scenarios), picks for this two of this week’s biggest games in Alabama and Stillwater, and, of course, the Bo Pelini/Taylor Martinez saga.

Check it out here.

Talkin’ about playoffs…in College Football

If college football had a playoff system, and if the playoffs started today, here’s how I see them playing out.

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UPDATE (11.22-12:50 AM)-Martinez has NOT left the Nebraska football program

Bo Pelini's antics last night may prove to have been the straw that breaks the camel's back.

Update (11.22-12:50 AM) Bo Pelini has confirmed that Taylor Martinez has not quit the team according to a USA Today story.

This Martinez saga was spurred on by his missing a team meeting earlier today, but Bo said that the red shirt freshman is in fact still on the team.

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