TC56 NFL ROOKIE REPORT: WEEK 11

Week 11 saw some of the realities of the NFL rear its ugly head. Joe Burrow, the LSU Heismen trophy winner, number 1 draft pick, and Bengals starting quarterback, tore his ACL and MCL in Sundays game against Washington. Burrow was having a solid rookie season but has been sacked and hit entirely too much. The Bengals signal caller has been sacked 32 times which … Continue reading TC56 NFL ROOKIE REPORT: WEEK 11

College Basketball Picks Weekend 1

College basketball is here, as the season tips off today, and our writing staff will be doing weekly picks throughout the entire season. How this will work is we’re going to break the week into two parts; the weekday (Mon-Thu), and the weekend (Fri-Sun). In each part we’re gonna pick the top 10 games based on Kenpom excitement score. This might leave out some of … Continue reading College Basketball Picks Weekend 1

The Shouldn’t Lose But it Probably Will Parlay

Are you a loser that can never win a bets? If you answered yes to this question put in this parlay for college basketball today and make yourself some bread. If you answered no to this question, congrats but still take this parlay for todays games. All spreads and odds are per BOVADA, at 12:00 Am on November 25th. Lines may have changed by the … Continue reading The Shouldn’t Lose But it Probably Will Parlay

Sideline Sports Report College Basketball Season Preview Roundtable

It was a long and rocky road to get here since the NCAA Tournament was canceled, and it will continue to be a rocky road as we try to get to the next one in March, but college basketball is finally here and starts tomorrow. While it won’t look the same, or be as certain as it has in the past, the energy and magic … Continue reading Sideline Sports Report College Basketball Season Preview Roundtable

NCAA Basketball Countdown: #1 Villanova Wildcats

As we close in on opening day, we finish out out countdown preview series with the Villanova Wildcats. 2019-2020 Record: 24-7 National Championship Odds: +700 Big East Championship Odds: -105 Key Returners (2019-2020 Stats) Collin Gillespie: 15.1 PPG, 3.7 REB, 4.5 AST, 1.2 STL Justin Moore: 11.3 PPG, 3.1 REB, 1.9 AST Jermaine Samuels: 10.7 PPG, 5.5 REB, 2.0 AST Jeremiah Robinson-Earl: 10.5 PPG, 9.4 … Continue reading NCAA Basketball Countdown: #1 Villanova Wildcats

NCAA Basketball Countdown: #2 Baylor

After being a top 5 team for most of the year and national championship contenders last season, we find Baylor right back at the top to start the season. 2019-20 Record: 26-4 National Championship Odds: +800 Big 12 Championship Odds: +165 Key Returners Jared Butler: 16.0 PPG, 3.2 RPG, 3.1 APG MaCio Teague: 13.9 PPG, 4.6 RPG, 1.9 APG Davion Mitchell: 9.9 PPG, 2.7 RPG, … Continue reading NCAA Basketball Countdown: #2 Baylor

NCAA Basketball Countdown: #3 Gonzaga

Mark Few open the season in the top five yet again, reasserting that they are the premier mid major program, and one of the most consistent teams in the entire country. 2019-20 Record: 31-2 National Championship Odds: +800 WCC Championship Odds: -1000 Key Returners Corey Kispert: 13.9 PPG, 4.0 RPG, 2.1 APG Joel Ayayi: 10.6 PPG, 6.3 RPG, 3.2 APG Drew Timme: 9.8, 5.4 RPG, … Continue reading NCAA Basketball Countdown: #3 Gonzaga

NCAA Basketball Countdown: #4 Virginia Cavaliers

After a second place finish in the ACC last year, which could’ve been a lot worse, the Cavaliers look to get back to their national championship form this year. Last year finishing 42nd in KenPom’s rankings, the second place ACC finish last year makes them seem better than they were. 2019-2020 Record: 23-7 National Championship Odds: +1400 ACC Championship Odds: +215 Key Returners Kihei Clark: … Continue reading NCAA Basketball Countdown: #4 Virginia Cavaliers

NCAA Basketball Countdown: #5 Iowa Hawkeyes

Coming in at number 5 in our composite poll, the Iowa Hawkeyes are looking to build off of their somewhat unexpected success in the 2019-20 season, when they went 20-11 with an 11-9 conference record in a very tough Big Ten. Led by incoming senior big man Luka Garza, Iowa has a legit star player and along with some key complimentary players, the Hawkeyes are … Continue reading NCAA Basketball Countdown: #5 Iowa Hawkeyes