Silversmith Revere must be oh so very proud.
The Old North Church, one must assume, was bathed in UMass maroon Saturday night.
In the epic battle of last weekend against winless rival Connecticut, the previously winless Minutemen of the University of Massachusetts gobbled up 251 yards over land, and prevailed.
Oh, how very wrong I was about that one, having picked the Huskies. (And, yes, I know it was the Brits, of whom the patriots wanted to know attack strategy, not the vice versa. Dramatic license exemption used.)
The losers shall seek their first victory in forever this weekend against the Eli of Yale. Tis a game you shall not see predicticated below.
Texas is one of the few schools last set of games who, like the U of L Cardinals, gave up way way way too many points in the 4th, losing a battle they should have won. So, I missed those also.
The Wildcats and Wolverines did prevail. But, at 2-3 for Saturday, my sweetest run since capturing Joey the Vig’s Bowl Pool in consecutive years (ATS, I’ll have you know) is OVER!
Yet, I remain a lofty 22-12 for the season.
And, like the patriots awaiting in Lexington and Concord and Medford and all their fellow Middlesex townies, I forge ahead, assured I have truth, justice and the American Way on my side.
This week’s winners: Continue reading Seedy K’s Peerless Pigskin Prognostications: Week VII