Author Archives: Mike B.

About Mike B.

Avid sports fan, particularly of the Detroit Lions, Pistons, and Tigers, and University of Michigan.

Bracketology – First Edition

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College Football Playoff Final Prediction

Last week, I predicted that Alabama would meet Miami in the national championship game.  A week later, I still have these two teams on track to meet… in the Orange Bowl.  Yep, it was that kind of weekend in the … Continue reading

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College Football Playoff: A Surprise Team Will Make It

Ah, it’s that time of year again where great food fills my stomach, family fills my heart, and football fills my mind (and nearly all of my TV-watching time).  We’re headed towards another edition of the College Football Playoff and … Continue reading

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Bracketology: Final Edition!

As we approach the Selection Show and the three most exciting weeks in sports, I want to thank everyone who has read my blog this season.  Once again, it has been a blast watching so much college basketball and putting … Continue reading

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Bracketology: Will Texas-Arlington Make It?

Just like on the eve of the Selection Show last year, I decided one projection wasn’t enough for the day, so I doubled up.  I’m fully locked in right now, as are so many of the teams around the country … Continue reading

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Bracketology: Movement Up and Down the Bracket

Earlier this week, it seemed likely that Villanova, Kansas, North Carolina, and Gonzaga were all safe on the 1 line.  Now?  I’m not so sure.  Villanova is, without a doubt.  Kansas very likely is, with an RPI of 2 and … Continue reading

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Bracketology: A Shrinking Bubble?

If you’re waiting until next week to get into the action, why aren’t you already watching?  The Madness is fully upon us with upsets throughout the conference tournaments!  Let’s look at the notable ones from last night. In last night’s … Continue reading

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Bracketology: TCU Comes Back to Life

With the major conference tournaments in full swing, our bubble watch really goes into high gear.  Last night saw Xavier get a win over a miserable Depaul squad after struggling in the first half, and Southern Cal beat an equally … Continue reading

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Why Gonzaga Will be a 1 Seed

So this morning, I told you I would give you my analysis as to why I think Gonzaga is very likely to be a 1 seed.  First, who are the other teams who could threaten the 1 line?  The common … Continue reading

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Bracketology: More Bids Clinched

Last night, four more automatic bids to the NCAA tournament were clinched.  In the Northeast Conference, Mount Saint Mary’s defeated Saint Francis-Pennsylvania.  Over in the Horizon League, Northern Kentucky beat Milwaukee.  Realistically, this is a good thing for college basketball, … Continue reading

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