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What are the Odds: Giving thanks to the Gophers, Rainbow Warriors

What are the Odds: Giving thanks to the Gophers, Rainbow Warriors

By Ben Bobeck, Senior Staff Writer

November 22, 2019

Senior staff writer and resident TPN degenerate Ben Bobeck is thankful for the Minnesota Golden Gophers and the Hawaii Rainbow Warriors over this pre-Thanksgiving weekend — and not just because of their unique mascots.

What are the Odds: Backyard Brawl headlines loaded weekend

What are the Odds: Backyard Brawl headlines loaded weekend

By Ben Bobeck, Senior Staff Writer

November 15, 2019

Senior staff writer Ben Bobeck likes the under on Pitt and West Virginia's Friday-night basketball game, and is also picking the Minnesota Golden Gophers to come through big again.

What are the Odds: CFB 150 Edition

What are the Odds: CFB 150 Edition

By Ben Bobeck, Senior Staff Writer

November 8, 2019

Senior staff writer Ben Bobeck is celebrating 150 years of college football — and a fourth straight week of successful picks — by winning four more prospective bets this week.

What are the Odds: Don’t shy away Fromm the under

What are the Odds: Don’t shy away Fromm the under

By Ben Bobeck, Senior Staff Writer

November 1, 2019

After hitting on a three-team NBA parlay last week, senior staff writer and resident degenerate Ben Bobeck is now over .500 on the betting season — and ready to continue his hot streak.

What are the Odds: Ride-or-die with Rutgers

What are the Odds: Ride-or-die with Rutgers

By Ben Bobeck, Senior Staff Writer

October 25, 2019

Some people have strange addictions like eating laundry detergent or couch cushions. For senior staff writer Ben Bobeck, it’s betting on Rutgers — and he has them locked in to cover this week.

What are the Odds: Lock in LSU, Los Angeles

What are the Odds: Lock in LSU, Los Angeles

By Ben Bobeck, Senior Staff Writer

October 17, 2019

Senior staff writer Ben Bobeck gives his best bets for the coming week in football after a slick showing in Week 7.

What are the Odds: Maintaining momentum in Week 7

What are the Odds: Maintaining momentum in Week 7

By Ben Bobeck, Senior Staff Writer

October 10, 2019

After benefiting from some late covers last week, staff writer Ben Bobeck looks to keep the momentum rolling — and money flowing — in this week's column.

What are the Odds: Avenging last week’s picks

What are the Odds: Avenging last week’s picks

By Ben Bobeck, Senior Staff Writer

October 3, 2019

With an enticing slate of college football and NFL games this weekend, senior staff writer Ben Bobeck gives his best bets.

What are the odds: Take Wisconsin, Rutgers to cover

What are the odds: Take Wisconsin, Rutgers to cover

By Ben Bobeck, Senior Staff Writer

September 26, 2019

It’s usually not wise to bet in favor of Rutgers football, but senior staff writer Ben Bobeck likes the Scarlet Knights to cover the large spread against underachieving Michigan on Saturday.

What are the odds: Football weekend

What are the odds: Football weekend

By Ben Bobeck, Staff Writer

September 19, 2019

Staff writer Ben Bobeck breaks down his best bets of the weekend, including one pick involving Pitt's own football team.

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