The 2013 NASCAR Sprint Cup circuit heads back out west for the Auto Club 400 at Auto Club Speedway in Fontana, Calif. To help guide you through the 2013 Fantasy NASCAR season, Athlon Sports contributor Dustin Long will be offering his best predictions for each race. And because Yahoo's Fantasy Auto Racing game is arguably the most popular, he’ll break down the picks according to its NASCAR driver classes — A-List, B-List, C-List.
After a six-year hiatus in meetings on the gridiron, Michigan and Wisconsin are set to clash this Saturday in Ann Arbor for an intriguing matchup of two top-10 teams. Conference realignment and Big Ten expansion is the main reason behind the lack of recent matchups between the Badgers and Wolverines.
For the second time this season, the spotlight on a Saturday full of college football action is directed to the ACC, as Louisville and Clemson meet in Death Valley in a clash of top 10 teams. Even though this matchup takes place on the first weekend of October, it’s no secret this game will have major implications on the playoff picture and the ACC title race.
Friday night’s matchup between Washington and Stanford was picked as one of the Pac-12’s most anticipated games of 2016, and through the first four weeks of the season, nothing has changed to alter those expectations. The Cardinal and Huskies are ranked as top 10 teams and remain the favorites to win the Pac-12 title.
The Week 5 edition of college football’s picks against the spread features predictions for some of Saturday’s biggest games, including Louisville-Clemson, Washington-Stanford and Michigan-Wisconsin. Additionally, conference matchups such as Tennessee-Georgia, Wake Forest-NC State and Northwestern-Iowa feature lines or odds that caught our attention for Week 5.
College football’s Week 5 slate kicks off on Thursday night with two matchups. Kansas and Texas Tech meet in Lubbock to open Big 12 play for both teams, while Houston hosts Connecticut in a revenge game for coach Tom Herman’s program.