Joe somehow edged out The Pro in the second week of the season. It’s a trend that’s not expected to last.
Lee Sterling of ParamountSports.com, the professional analyst of this feature, went 6-2 straight-up and 3-4 against the spread in Week 2. Joe, The Herald’s national college football writer, was 6-2 straight-up and 4-3 against the spread. Joe nailed USF’s stunning, 1-point victory at Nevada, and Lee impressively picked Kansas State’s rout of Miami and Florida’s gutsy victory at Texas A&M.
Entering Week 3, the competition between Joe and The Pro is neck-and-neck. Lee is 13-3 straight-up and 7-5 against the spread for the season. Overall, Joe is 14-2 straight-up and 7-5 against the spread.
This week’s picks:
BETHUNE-COOKMAN AT MIAMI
•Joe Miami 35, BCU 14 Pro Miami 48, BCU 14
WAKE FOREST AT FLORIDA STATE
•Joe FSU 31, Wake Forest 13 Pro
FLORIDA AT TENNESSEELine Joe Pro
FLORIDA ATLANTIC AT GEORGIALine Joe Pro
FIU AT CENTRAL FLORIDALine Joe Pro
BYU AT UTAHLine Joe Pro
NOTRE DAME AT MICHIGAN STATELine Joe Pro
ALABAMA AT ARKANSASLine Joe Pro