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The Tip Sheet — Championship Weekend (aka Michigan’s Annual Staycation)

Welcome to Championship Weekend. The weekend where the nation’s best teams play for conference championships and Michigan stays home to watch it just like you. There aren’t a lot of games this weekend, but what it lacks in quantity it makes up for in only having two ACC teams playing. You might think that as long as Ohio State wins this weekend that they’ll be No. 1 on Sunday.

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The Tip Sheet: The Week Before THE Week

Welcome to the week known as The Week Before THE Week. As you may have suspected, I am running behind and don’t really have the time for the kind of research that you have come to expect and believe you deserve. Because of my time crunch, I am going to try and get through these games as quickly as possible. If any of it is entertaining, then that was a complete accident.

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The Tip Sheet: Now With Cheese Sauce!

There are three games between ranked opponents this weekend and at least four other games that feature ranked teams playing on the road against opponents who could pull a Lovie if people aren’t careful. ESPN Gameday is in one of the Dakotas this weekend, but that’s mostly because they didn’t want to go to the big FOX game of Wisconsin at Ohio State…

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The Tip Sheet — Mahalo, Pineapple Face

It’s the biggest week of college football to date and we all (but more specifically me) get to sit at home and watch it all happen. But just because Ohio State isn’t playing doesn’t mean this won’t be a big week for Buckeye football. Two teams from the Top 11 are guaranteed to lose this weekend, which will help clear the way for OSU. But as you’ll hear over the next week…

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The Tip Sheet: A Clockwork Scarlet

The 2019 college football season is now into its second month as we continue to propel unabated through the fastest three months on the calendar. There are three matchups between ranked teams this weekend, including two in the Big Ten. The rest of the slate ain’t bad either, beginning tonight in Cincinnati. There are plenty of games that will have some kind…