Southern Football Predictions
Miami Cheerleader
Publisher
Posted Nov 9, 2007


ATHENS - Dean Legge makes his weekly picks for the 23 schools in the South.

1. LSU – Shouldn't be challanged until Arkansas…
2. Georgia – Do or die for Dawgs...
3. Auburn – Not explosive on offense - can the defense get them through difficult two-game stretch?
4. Virginia Tech – In control of destiny…
5. Alabama – Difficult loss to LSU - what could have been the entire season…
6. Virginia - see comment on Virginia Tech...
7. Tennessee – Doesn't feel like the Vols are in control of the East…
8. Florida – Need help, luck and wins, but can still make it to Atlanta - somehow…
9. Clemson – Still waiting for the Tigers to fall apart...
10. Wake Forest – Speaking of which…
11. Kentucky - Not a good week for off-week...
12. Arkansas – Maybe the best running attack in the SEC since the split…
13. Florida State – Finnally a big win - about time…
14. Vanderbilt – Loss to Florida was expected, but a late-season win is a must for a bowl - and that's not happened a lot of late (of late as in since the early 80s)...
15. Miami – Time to knock off the Gators once and for all...
16. South Carolina – McFadden just scored another touchdown - wheels fallen off and car won't start...
17. Georgia Tech – Pathetic performace last week. I mean it was really bad. Will Gailey survive this? Not looking good...
18. Maryland – Who cares - anyone even read this far down the list? (Why to look for typos?)
19. Mississippi State – Win over Tide would be classic...
20. Ole Miss – Taking the week off...
21. North Carolina – A sort-of must-win this week...
22. NC State – See above…
23. Duke – Too bad Notre Dame wasn't on the schedule this season...

This week’s games:

NOTE: These are last Sunday’s lines; some may have moved


-------------
Georgia Tech (-13.5) at Duke
Winner straight up – Georgia Tech
Winner with points – Georgia Tech
Comment – Hard game to pick ATS IMO…

-------------
North Carolina (+3.5) at NC State
Winner straight up – Carolina
Winner with points – Carolina
Comment – This will be a big-deal game in two seasons - it's far from it now...

-------------
Wake Forest (+8) at Clemson
Winner straight up – Clemson
Winner with points – Wake Forest
Comment – Split pick to hedge the bet - no clue who will win this one…

-------------
Alabama (-4) at Mississippi State
Winner straight up – Alabama
Winner with points – Alabama
Comment – Tricky let-down game for Tide?

-------------
Arkansas (-1) at Tennessee
Winner straight up – Tennessee
Winner with points – Tennessee
Comment – Only taking the Vols because it's in Knoxvegas... Hogs are on a roll…

-------------
Florida State (+5) at Virginia Tech
Winner straight up – Vriginia Tech
Winner with points – Florida State
Comment – Two big upsets in a row? Nope, but it's close...

-------------
Auburn (PK) at Georgia
Winner straight up – Auburn
Winner with points – Auburn
Comment – Road team always wins (right?)...

-------------
Kentucky (-4) at Vanderbilt
Winner straight up – Kentucky
Winner with points – kentucky
Comment – Tigers are way too good for this one…

-------------
Virginia (+3.5) at Miami
Winner straight up – Virginia
Winner with points – Virginia
Comment – Last game at the Orange a loss for Canes...

-------------
Florida (-6) at South Carolina
Winner straight up – Gators
Winner with points – Cocks
Comment – Even Steve is bored with this one...

-------------
La Tech (+37) at LSU
Winner straight up – LSU
Winner with points – LSU
Comment – Tigers roll…

-------------
Boston College (-5.5) at Maryland
Winner straight up – Boston College
Winner with points – Boston College
Comment – Oh well, it was a good season for the Eagles until last week…
LOCKs OF THE WEEK
-------------
-------------
Florida State (+2.5) at Virginia Tech
Winner with points – Virginia Tech
Comment – Not that many gems out there. I have to take one, so I take this one…
-------------
-------------
Year - Lock of the week: 6 of 13 or 46%
- Within one of .500, which means it's not heppening...
Year – Straight up: 105 out of 146 or 72%
Year – Points: 64 of 129 or 50%


Related Stories
Savage, Tigers Ready for No. 10 vs. Bulldogs
 -by autigers.com  Nov 9, 2007
Marshall: History Favors The Tigers
 -by autigers.com  Nov 9, 2007

MAGAZINE COVERAGE
Get the 2014 Recruiting Yearbook and a full year of DawgPost Magazine with an Annual Total Access Pass.
Sign Up Today!

Upgrade Now!
Free Email Newsletter
Don't miss any news or features from DawgPost.com. Subscribe to our newsletter to have our newest articles emailed to you on a daily or weekly basis.
Click here for a list of all Team Newsletters.

Add Topics to My HotList
Get free email alerts with news about your favorite topics. Click link to add to My HotList.
Football > Georgia
[View My HotList]