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From this week’s Playbook Totals Tipsheet Football Newsletter
College Football Cliff Notes
George Schroeder of the USA TODAY insists Michigan has no idea how to handle Ohio State. The Buckeyes have won eight in a row in this series, the longest by either team in the modern era and one off the rivalry record of nine wins in a row, set by Michigan from 1901-09. The Wolverines’ defense has allowed a combined 224 points in the 16 games against Big Ten opponents other than OSU across the past two seasons. They’ve surrendered 118 points the past two years against Ohio State …
Auburn has faced the most difficult schedule in the nation this season. It’s 48-45 win over Alabama lowered the Tide’s record to 114-1 in games in which it has scored 45-plus points, including 72-1 under Nick Saban …
Remember this come bowl time: Texas A&M might’ve pulled out seven wins against a ridiculously tough schedule but ended up beating just one bowl team, and a borderline one at that in Mississippi State. None of the other six opponents that lost to A&M won more than four games … To read more on last week’s CFB winners and losers click here.
NBA History Book
Philadelphia: 5-0 $ vs. Jazz … Charlotte: 0-7 SU off loss 15-plus points vs. Suns … Atlanta: 1-14 SU home vs. Warriors … Memphis: 9-2 $ home vs. Pacers … New York: 5-1 $ away with no rest vs. Bucks … Sacramento: 3-0-1 vs. Bulls.