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Pac-12 week 7 recap, week 8 preview

Dave and Ryan return to recap week 7 in the Pac-12 including a huge match-up in each division plus they preview a packed week 8 with all 12 programs playing conference foes.

Week 7 pick results:

Ryan 2-2, Dave 3-1

Overall pick results:

Ryan 34-17-3, Dave 21-19-3

Power Rankings:

1. Oregon
2. Washington
3. Washington State
4. USC
5. Utah
6. Stanford
7. Colorado
8. Arizona State
9. UCLA
10. Arizona
11. California
12. Oregon State

Our picks against the spread:

Stanford at ASU (+2.5) – Ryan picks Stanford and Dave picks ASU

Colorado at Washington (-16.5) – Ryan picks UW and Dave picks Colorado

California at OSU (+7) – Ryan picks OSU and Dave picks OSU

Oregon at WSU (-1.5) – Ryan picks WSU and Dave picks WSU

USC at Utah (-6.5) – Ryan picks Utah and Dave picks Utah

Arizona at UCLA (-7) – Ryan picks UCLA and Dave picks UCLA

Survivor pool picks:

PlayerWeek 1Week 2Week 3Week 4Week 5Week 6Week 7Week 8Week 9Week 10Week 11Week 12
Dave Woods (UCLA)USCWSUCalUWASUStan
Ryan Abraham (USC)ASUOSUUofAUWCUWSUUtahUCLA
Adam Munsterteiger (CU)ASUOSUCUUofAUSCWSUUtahUCLA
Dan Sorensen (Utah)Arizona
Jason Scheer (UofA)WSUOSUCalUSCASUUWUtahUCLA
Chris Karpman (ASU)UCLA
Chris Fetters (UW)ASUOSUUofAUWCUWSUUtahUCLA
Angie Machado (OSU)UCLA
Matt Premm (UO)UCLA

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Pac-12 week 6 recap, week 7 preview

How is half of the college football season over already? Dave and Ryan return to recap the exciting games from week 6 and preview what should be a powerful week 7 slate of games.

Week 6 pick results:

Ryan 3-2, Dave 2-3

Overall pick results:

Ryan 32-15-3, Dave 29-18-3

Power Rankings:

1. Washington
2. Oregon
3. Colorado
4. Washington State
5. USC
6. Utah
7. Stanford
8. Arizona State
9. Arizona
10. California
11. UCLA
12. Oregon State

Our picks against the spread:

Arizona at Utah (-14) – Ryan picks Utah and Dave picks Utah

Washington at Oregon (+3.5) – Ryan picks Oregon and Dave picks Oregon

UCLA at California (-7) – Ryan picks Cal and Dave picks UCLA

Colorado at USC (-7) – Ryan picks CU and Dave picks CU

Survivor pool picks:

PlayerWeek 1Week 2Week 3Week 4Week 5Week 6Week 7Week 8Week 9Week 10Week 11Week 12
Dave Woods (UCLA)USCWSUCalUWASUStan
Ryan Abraham (USC)ASUOSUUofAUWCUWSUUtahUCLA
Adam Munsterteiger (CU)ASUOSUCUUofAUSCWSUUtahUCLA
Dan Sorensen (Utah)Arizona
Jason Scheer (UofA)WSUOSUCalUSCASUUWUtahUCLA
Chris Karpman (ASU)UCLA
Chris Fetters (UW)ASUOSUUofAUWCUWSUUtahUCLA
Angie Machado (OSU)UCLA
Matt Premm (UO)UCLA

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Pac-12 week 5 recap, week 6 preview

It was a tough weekend in the Pac-12 with Stanford falling on the road to Notre Dame,  leaving Colorado as the only undefeated team in the conference. Ryan and Dave break down all the week 5 games, preview the contests for week 6, reveal our new Power Rankings and make our picks against the spread.

Week 5 pick results:

Ryan 4-3, Dave 2-5

Overall pick results:

Ryan 29-13-3, Dave 27-15-3

Power Rankings:

1. Washington
2. Stanford
3. Oregon
4. Colorado
5. Washington State
6. USC
7. Arizona State
8. Cal
9. Utah
10. Arizona
11. UCLA
12. Oregon State

Our picks against the spread:

Arizona State at Colorado (-2.5) – Ryan picks CU and Dave picks CU

Washington at UCLA (+21) – Ryan picks UW and Dave picks UW

Washington State at Oregon State (+16) – Ryan picks WSU and Dave picks WSU

California at Arizona (+1) – Ryan picks Cal and Dave picks Cal

Utah at Stanford (-5) – Ryan picks Utah and Dave picks Stanford

Survivor pool picks:

PlayerWeek 1Week 2Week 3Week 4Week 5Week 6Week 7Week 8Week 9Week 10Week 11Week 12
Dave Woods (UCLA)USCWSUCalUWASUStan
Ryan Abraham (USC)ASUOSUUofAUWCUWSUUtahUCLA
Adam Munsterteiger (CU)ASUOSUCUUofAUSCWSUUtahUCLA
Dan Sorensen (Utah)Arizona
Jason Scheer (UofA)WSUOSUCalUSCASUUWUtahUCLA
Chris Karpman (ASU)UCLA
Chris Fetters (UW)ASUOSUUofAUWCUWSUUtahUCLA
Angie Machado (OSU)UCLA
Matt Premm (UO)UCLA

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Pac-12 week 4 recap, week 5 preview

It was a lighter load of Pac-12 games for week 4, but there were a couple of thrillers for Ryan and Dave to talk about. Plus the guys preview all 7 Pac-12 week 5 games, reveal our new Power Rankings and make our picks against the spread.

Week 4 pick results:

Ryan 3-1, Dave 2-2

Overall pick results:

Ryan 25-10-3, Dave 25-10-3

Power Rankings:

1. Stanford
2. Washington
3. Oregon
4. USC
5. Colorado
6. Washington State
7. Cal
8. Utah
9. Arizona State
10. Arizona
11. UCLA
12. Oregon State

Our picks against the spread:

UCLA at Colorado (-10) – Ryan picks CU and Dave picks CU

Utah at Washington State (+1) – Ryan picks WSU and Dave picks WSU

Stanford at Notre Dame (-4.5) – Ryan picks ND and Dave picks Stanford

BYU at Washington (-17) – Ryan picks BYU and Dave picks BYU

Oregon State at Arizona State (-21.5) – Ryan picks OSU and Dave picks OSU

USC at Arizona (+3) – Ryan picks Arizona and Dave picks Arizona

Oregon at California (+3) – Ryan picks Oregon and Dave picks Cal

 

Survivor pool picks:

PlayerWeek 1Week 2Week 3Week 4Week 5Week 6Week 7Week 8Week 9Week 10Week 11Week 12
Dave Woods (UCLA)USCWSUCalUWASUStan
Ryan Abraham (USC)ASUOSUUofAUWCUWSUUtahUCLA
Adam Munsterteiger (CU)ASUOSUCUUofAUSCWSUUtahUCLA
Dan Sorensen (Utah)Arizona
Jason Scheer (UofA)WSUOSUCalUSCASUUWUtahUCLA
Chris Karpman (ASU)UCLA
Chris Fetters (UW)ASUOSUUofAUWCUWSUUtahUCLA
Angie Machado (OSU)UCLA
Matt Premm (UO)UCLA

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Pac-12 week 3 recap, week 4 preview

The Pac-12 North flexed its collective muscles over the weekend including Washington getting a key win on the road at Utah. Ryan and Dave break down all the games and preview the first full weekend of in-conference contests. 

Week 3 pick results:

Ryan 8-3, Dave 9-2

Overall pick results:

Ryan 22-9-3, Dave 23-8-3

Power Rankings:

1. Stanford
2. Washington
3. Oregon
4. Colorado
5. Washington State
6. California
7. Utah
8. Arizona State
9. USC
10. Arizona
11. Oregon State
12. UCLA

Our picks against the spread:

Washington State at USC (-4) – Ryan picks WSU and Dave picks USC

Arizona at Oregon State (+6.5) – Ryan and Dave pick OSU

Stanford at Oregon (+1.5) – Ryan and Dave pick Stanford

Arizona State at Washington (-18) – Ryan and Dave pick ASU

 

Survivor pool picks:

PlayerWeek 1Week 2Week 3Week 4Week 5Week 6Week 7Week 8Week 9Week 10Week 11Week 12
Dave Woods (UCLA)USCWSUCalUWASUStan
Ryan Abraham (USC)ASUOSUUofAUWCUWSUUtahUCLA
Adam Munsterteiger (CU)ASUOSUCUUofAUSCWSUUtahUCLA
Dan Sorensen (Utah)Arizona
Jason Scheer (UofA)WSUOSUCalUSCASUUWUtahUCLA
Chris Karpman (ASU)UCLA
Chris Fetters (UW)ASUOSUUofAUWCUWSUUtahUCLA
Angie Machado (OSU)UCLA
Matt Premm (UO)UCLA

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Pac-12 week 2 recap, week 3 preview

Stanford made a statement at home against USC and Arizona State and Colorado are showing they are for real. Ryan and Dave are back recapping an interesting week 2 in the Pac-12, previewing week 3 and picking games against the spread. Oh, they were on FIRE with their week 2 picks so listen and learn!

Week 2 pick results:

Ryan 7-2-2, Dave 9-0-2

Overall pick results:

Ryan 14-6-2, Dave 14-6-2

Power Rankings:

1. Stanford
2. Washington
3. Oregon
4. Arizona State
5. Colorado
6. USC
7. Utah
8. Washington State
9. California
10. UCLA
11. Oregon State
12. Arizona

Our picks against the spread:

Arizona vs. Southern Utah (no line) – Ryan and Dave pick Arizona

Oregon State at Nevada (-3.5) – Ryan and Dave pick OSU

UCLA vs. Fresno State (+1) – Ryan picks UCLA, Dave picks Fresno State

Cal vs. Idaho State (no line) – Ryan and Dave pick Cal

Washington State vs. Eastern Washington (no line) – Ryan and Dave pick WSU

Utah vs. Washington (-6.5) – Ryan and Dave pick Utah

USC at Texas (-3.5) – Ryan and Dave pick Texas

Colorado vs. New Hampshire (no line) – Ryan and Dave pick CU

Arizona State at San Diego State (+4.5) – Ryan and Dave pick ASU

Oregon vs. San Jose State (+41.5) – Ryan and Dave pick SJSU

Stanford vs. UC Davis (no line) – Ryan and Dave pick Stanford

Survivor pool picks:

PlayerWeek 1Week 2Week 3Week 4Week 5Week 6Week 7Week 8Week 9Week 10Week 11Week 12
Dave Woods (UCLA)USCWSUCalUWASUStan
Ryan Abraham (USC)ASUOSUUofAUWCUWSUUtahUCLA
Adam Munsterteiger (CU)ASUOSUCUUofAUSCWSUUtahUCLA
Dan Sorensen (Utah)Arizona
Jason Scheer (UofA)WSUOSUCalUSCASUUWUtahUCLA
Chris Karpman (ASU)UCLA
Chris Fetters (UW)ASUOSUUofAUWCUWSUUtahUCLA
Angie Machado (OSU)UCLA
Matt Premm (UO)UCLA

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Pac-12 week 1 recap and week 2 preview

Week 1 was a bit up and down for the Pac-12. Ryan and Dave break down all 12 games plus preview what should be some great match-ups in week 2.

Week 1 pick results:

Ryan 7-4-1, Dave 5-6-1

Power Rankings:

1. Stanford
2. Washington
3. Arizona State
4. USC
5. Oregon
6. Utah
7. Washington State
8. Colorado
9. California
10. Oregon State
11. Arizona
12. UCLA

Our picks against the spread:

Arizona at Houston (-4.5) – Ryan and Dave pick Houston

UCLA at Oklahoma (no line) – Ryan and Dave pick Oklahoma (set line at -28)

Oregon vs. Portland State (no line) – Ryan and Dave pick Oregon (set line at -35)

Colorado at Nebraska (-4.5) – Ryan and Dave pick Colorado

Washington vs. North Dakota (no line) – Ryan and Dave pick UW (set line at -38)

Utah (-11) at Northern Illinois – Ryan and Dave pick Utah

Oregon State vs. Southern Utah (no line) – Ryan and Dave pick OSU

USC at Stanford (-3.5) – Ryan picks USC, Dave picks Stanford

California at BYU (-2.5) – Ryan and Dave pick Cal

Arizona State vs. Michigan State (-7) – Ryan and Dave pick ASU

Washington State (-35.5) vs. San Jose State – Ryan picks WSU, Dave picks SJSU

 

Survivor pool picks:

We added a few 247 publishers to our survivor pool after last week’s show. Here is the full list:

PlayerWeek 1Week 2Week 3Week 4Week 5Week 6Week 7Week 8Week 9Week 10Week 11Week 12
Dave Woods (UCLA)USCWSUCalUWASUStan
Ryan Abraham (USC)ASUOSUUofAUWCUWSUUtahUCLA
Adam Munsterteiger (CU)ASUOSUCUUofAUSCWSUUtahUCLA
Dan Sorensen (Utah)Arizona
Jason Scheer (UofA)WSUOSUCalUSCASUUWUtahUCLA
Chris Karpman (ASU)UCLA
Chris Fetters (UW)ASUOSUUofAUWCUWSUUtahUCLA
Angie Machado (OSU)UCLA
Matt Premm (UO)UCLA

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Pac-12 week 1 previews and picks

It’s game week in the Pac-12 so Dave and Ryan are back making their picks against the spread plus we reveal the new Pac-12 Power Rankings.

Power Rankings (as voted by the 247Sports Pac-12 publishers):

  1. Washington
  2. USC
  3. Stanford
  4. Oregon
  5. Utah
  6. Arizona
  7. UCLA
  8. Arizona State
  9. Washington State
  10. California
  11. Colorado
  12. Oregon State

Link to full list here.

Our picks against the spread:

Utah vs. Weber State (no line) – Dave, Ryan pick Utah (Dave says Utah wins by 24, Ryan says 31)

Stanford (-14.5) vs. SDSU – Dave, Ryan pick SDSU

Colorado (-6) vs. Colorado State – Dave, Ryan pick CU

Oregon State (+39) at Ohio State – Dave picks Ohio State, Ryan picks Oregon State

Washington State (-1.5) at Wyoming – Dave, Ryan pick Wyoming

Washington (+1.5) vs. Auburn – Dave picks UW, Ryan picks Auburn

California (-7) vs. North Carolina – Dave, Ryan pick Cal

USC (-26) vs. UNLV – Dave, Ryan pick UNLV

UCLA (-15) vs. Cincinnati – Dave, Ryan pick Cincinnati

Oregon (-33) vs. Bowling Green – Dave picks BG, Ryan picks Oregon

Arizona State (-18.5) vs. UTSA – Dave picks UTSA, Ryan picks ASU

Arizona (-11.5) vs. BYU – Dave, Ryan pick Arizona

Survivor pool picks for week 1:

Ryan picks ASU, Dave picks USC

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