welcome to the week 8 recap which starts… RIGHT NOW!
7 South Carolina at 2 Florida
First play from scrimmage and Conner Shaw is stripped! recovered by Florida at the South Carolina 2. Jeff Driskel would dump it off to Jordan Reed for the score.26 minutes and 1 second later Driskel would find Quinton Dunbar horrible tackling be Carolina so what was at first a 1st down is a TD. on the insuing kick off South Carolina fumbles it.Frankie Hammond 6 Yd Pass From Jeff Driskel that pretty muched sealed the deal 44-11 gators final!
Florida’s D was amazing! they let up 36 rushing yards! Marcus Lattimore accounted for 13 of those!
South Carolina’s Special Teams was HORRIBLE! They had 2 fumbles and had one of thier Field goals blocked by Florida!
4 Kansas State at 13 West Virginia
Kansas State already up 17-0 and Collin Klein runs it in for the score. Geno has to win though so he drops back and finds Arthur Brown but the problem is Arthur is on scholarship with Kansas State.That is geno’s first INT of the season! Now here’s a good question: Did you know that Arthur Brown picked off RG3’s first INT? Collin Klein had a 20 yd pass to Tyler Lockett and K-State wins 55-14 in another blowout W.
Collin Klein was great! he had 323 yards and 3 TD’s passing and 41 yards and 4 Touchdowns rushing.
BYU at 5 Notre Dame
Tommy Rees 4 Yard Pass to Tyler Eifert for the score! 7-0 Notre Dame!Cody Hoffman 6 Yard Pass From BYU quarterback Riley Nelson 7-7. Later 14-10 BYU and George Atkinson runs it in. Notre Dame stays undefeated.17-14
1 Alabama at Tennessee
Amari Cooper 23 Yd Pass From AJ McCarron to put the tide up 7-0.Tennessee was down 23-10 and driving but Tyler Bray was picked off in the endzone.Amari Cooper 42 Yard Pass from AJ McCarron and just 3:39 later. McCarron 39 yard pass to Kenny Bell for the score. T.J. Yeldon had a 43 Yard Run for a score 44-13 ‘bama stays unbeaten.
6 LSU at 18 Texas A&M
Christine Michael a 2 Yard Run to put TAMU up 6-zip. Then, Michael Ford 20 Yard Run that makes it 12-7 Texas A&M. Just a minute 38 later though Zach Mettenberger to Kadron Boone 29 Yard Pass For the TD!Jeremy Hill had 127 yards and he breaks one loose here 47 yards to the house.
LSU’s D was good they let up only 134 yards rushing.
17 Texas Tech at 23 TCU
less than 3 minutes in Trevone Boykin 19 yard pass to Skye Dawson 7-0 horned frogs.Then 17-7 TCU and Seth Doege to Darrin Moore great catch by Moore! that cuts the horned frogs lead to 3. Later in the second Doege to Eric Ward who goes up and gets the one handed catch he gets a foot in so the red raiders are up by 4!4th quarter Tech down 26-21 and Alex Torres gets the pass from Doege so TTU up 29-26 after the 2-point conversion.Then TTU’s next drive they score on the ground. Kenny Williams 47 Yards to put the red raiders up 10.But TCU comes back! Boykin 60 Yard pass to LaDarius Brown for the score! 36-33 now. They get a fieldgoal to force overtime.1st OT Doege to Ward that ties it at 43. Then 2nd OT now Texas Tech is up 50-43 and TCU’s B.J. Catalon 7 Yard Pass From Trevone Boykin to make it even at 50. TTU down 3 in the third OT and Doege to Alex Torres and Texas Tech! 56-52 in triple OT! Doege had 7 touchdowns in the W.
Utah at 8 Oregon State
The Beavers made both of Utah’s first quarter turnovers into touchdowns giving them a 14-0 lead at home that would be enough to secure the 21-7 W.
Colorado at 10 USC
Matt Barkley sets a Pac-12 record for TD’s in the 50-6 win.
Kansas at 9 Oklahoma
Oklahoma bulldozed Kansas 52-7.
11 Georgia at Kentucky
Kentucky was winning 7-0 and 14-7 Aaron Murray had 427 yards and 4 touchdowns Georgia barely holds 0n 29-24.
Middle Tennessee State at 12 Mississippi State
MTU beat Georgia TEch and they will upset Missi-NO I’m kidding 45-3 the bulldogs roll.
Question of the Week
Q: would you put a unbeaten Notre Dame in the championship game no matter what else happens?
A: I answered this in my “First BCS standings” article the answer is no.
Nebraska at Northwestern
Northwestern is done taking their nap and so Trevor Siemian to Dan Vitale they want to get this over with so they can get back to sleep!7-3 Northwestern.Venric Mark 80 Yard Run WOW! 21-10 Northwestern. But before yo know it it’s back to 29-28 Nebraska and Northwestern’s Jeff Budzien misses the game winner!
Purdue at Ohio State
a minute left in the third and Braxton Miller takes a hit and he would be taken to the hospital he would be okay. But Ohio State wouldn’t. 2 seconds left Chris Fields 2 Yard Pass From Kenny Guiton but they would need the 2 to send it to OT Kenny Guiton Pass To Jeff Heuerman For Two-Point Conversion!and Ohio State sends it to OT whre Carlos Hyde with the 1 Yard Run for the score. and Ohio State stays unbeaten 29-22.
Other Big 10 scores
Penn State 38 at Iowa 14
Miami at 14 Florida State
James Wilder Jr. 17 Yard Run as FSU runs away with a 33-20 win.
Virginia Tech at 19 Clemson
Jonathan Meeks intercepts Logan Thomas’ pass 74 Yard Interception Return to the house VT had zero chance in this one. 38-17 final.
NC State at Maryland
32 seconds left and Niklas Sade 43 Yard Field Goal is good and NC State wins 20-18.
Baylor at 25 Texas
Texas’s Joe Bergeron’s five TDs help Texas beat Baylor 56-50.
24 Iowa State at Oklahoma State
J.W. Walsh has 415 yards passing and 2 total touchdowns.
21 Cincinnati at Toledo
Toledo gave 21 Cincinnati their first loss of the season with a 29-23 victory. Toledo had 2 TD’s a pick 6 and a kick-off return.
USF at 16 Louisville
Teddy Bridgewater had 256 yards 2 touchdowns in a 27-25 close win over the bulls.
Other Big East Scores
15 Rutgers 35 at Temple 10
Player of the Week Candidates
USC QB Matt Barkley
Set Pac-12 record for most carrer touchdown passes (102) in W vs Colorado
LSU LB Kevin Minter
12 Tackles, 1.0 Sacks, INT in W vs Texas A&M
ALABAMA QB AJ McCARRON
306 pass yards (carrer high), 4 TD in W vs Tenn
TEXAS TECH QB SETH DEOGE
318 pass yards, 7 TD in W vs TCU
20 Stanford at Cal
Josh Nunes 20 yard pass to Zach Ertz for the TD as Stanford goes on to win 21-3
Michigan State at Michigan
D-ROB has 163 yards through the air and 96 on the ground as Michigan wins 12-10
Minnesota at Wisconsin
Montee Ball has 166 yards and 2 TD’s as Wisconsin wins 38-13.
North Carolina at Duke
13 seconds left and Sean Renfree to Jamison Crowder for the score and Duke? makes a bowl game?
My Top 5
4 Kansas State
using AP poll
4 Kansas State
9 Ohio State
7 Oregon State
13 Mississippi State
5 Notre Dame
UPSET OF THE WEEK
Toledo had the only win of any team over a previously unbeaten team as they stun Cinci and knock them from the ranks of the unbeatens.