Urban Meyer

Football Locks: NFL Week 2 and College Football Week 3 Best Bets

Underdogs, upsets, favorites and covers for betting both NFL and college football
Underdogs, upsets, favorites and covers for betting both NFL and college football.

These are the lines to like in betting the NFL Week 2 and College Football Week 3. Here are our football locks of the week, as well as the numbers to know when picking underdogs, upsets, favorites and covers for Saturday and Sunday. This week’s locks include Tom Brady remaining undefeated against Jacksonville, the Ohio State University being THE dominant defensive line, Dallas’ O-line being a huge letdown, Hawaii flying halfway around the world and Buffalo rookie Josh Allen doing his best Nathan Peterman impression in his first NFL start at QB.


How Kevin Wilson Can Fix Ohio State's Offense in 2017

Ohio State has turned to former Indiana coach Kevin Wilson to jumpstart the offense.
How Kevin Wilson Can Fix Ohio State's Offense in 2017

Ohio State’s 2014 national championship under Urban Meyer was defined by two breakthrough games for the Buckeyes offense. The first was their regular-season takedown of fellow Big Ten contender Michigan State on the Spartans’ own turf. That victory was spearheaded by young quarterback J.T.

Video: Ohio State vs. Oregon National Championship Game Preview

Oregon and Ohio State close out college football’s first four-team FBS playoff on Monday, Jan. 12 in Arlington, Texas. Monday night’s matchup is uncharted waters for college football in the new postseason format, as the Ducks and Buckeyes have to regroup for the championship just one week after bowl victories. Oregon used five Florida State turnovers and 41 second-half points to defeat the Seminoles 59-20 in the Rose Bowl.

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SEC Week 8 Recap and Awards

Auburn's win at A&M part of a crazy day in the SEC

It was one of the craziest weeks in years in the SEC. The favorite lost in five of the six league games, with only Alabama holding serve with a 52-0 win over Arkansas. Elsewhere, Vanderbilt beat Georgia in Nashville, Auburn stunned Texas A&M in College Station, Tennessee rallied to defeat South Carolina in Knoxville, and Ole Miss topped LSU with a late field goal in Oxford.

SEC Week 8 Recap and Awards

Top 10 College Football Coaches For NFL Jobs

Many expect Oregon coach Chip Kelly to say goodbye to the Ducks and make the jump to the NFL.
<p> Top 10 College Football Coaches For NFL Jobs, including Alabama's Nick Saban, Oregon's Chip Kelly, LSU's Les Miles, UCLA's Jim Mora, USC's Lane Kiffin, Iowa's Kirk Ferentz, Stanford's David Shaw, Washington's Steve Sarkisian, Florida's Will Muschamp and Ohio State's Urban Meyer.</p>

With nearly one-third of the NFL coaching jobs expected to be vacant by year’s end — including sweet gigs like the Philadelphia Eagles, San Diego Chargers and New Orleans Saints, as well as the revolving doors of the Cleveland Browns, Kansas City Chiefs, Arizona Cardinals and Jacksonville Jaguars — silly season is officially upon us.

Urban Meyer will win big at Ohio State

Track record of success impossible to ignore
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<p> Urban Meyer's track record of success is impossible to ignore.</p>

By Mitch Light

You can mock Urban Meyer about his family-first statements. You can question his ability to handle the rigors — both physically and mentally — of coaching at Ohio State. You can cite the high number of arrests that have occurred under his watch. You can call him a hypocrite. But you have to admit that the guy is a great football coach.