At some point mid last Football Saturday afternoon, arch antagonist Bookstore Billy checked in from SEC Country, where despite anything else that might be going on in life, all is right with the universe now that pigskin has returned.
Of course, I immediately started boasting about my early window successes, while lamenting my Louisville Cardinals defeat in Steel City.
I mentioned that Auburn and Florida and Cincy were all taking care of biz. And that if Miami prevailed in Prime Time, I’d have a pretty significant bounce back slate after the previous Saturday’s ofer.
As is his wont, he immediately jumped my case, attempting to demean my predictioneering by pointing out I’d gone with favorites, except for U of L.
At which point, I cut him off, reminding him that Georgia/ Arkansas was 7-5 at the half, that Boomer Sooner fell to K State, and that he’d opened our conversation with, “You’re right, it’s the craziest of seasons, I’m glad I didn’t call my book today.”
So playing scratch is fraught with peril. While sometime it works out.
4-1 puts me back with more notches on the left hand side for the season. 12-10-1.
So, Let’s go back, Jack, do it again, wheels turnin’ ’round and ’round
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