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Brazen Predictions and Early Morn’ Open Thread Week 11: Indiana

Back home agaaaaiinnn, in Indianaaaa

Nittany Lion Pumped

Folks. Folkettes. We failed you last week with our very slender predictions post. We will not fail you again. So, leggo!

Clay: Saquon Barkley goes for more than 300 all-purpose yards and I get a slight moment of joy out of an otherwise joyless week. YAY SPORTZ!

DLando: Penn State holds Indiana under 24 points, and under 250 yards passing.

Ross: Tommy Stevens will pass for a touchdown, and catch a touchdown. Also Miles Sanders will finally break a KR for a score.

Jared: Saquon Barkley gains more than 200 all-purpose yards yet again to go with two touchdowns. Saeed Blacknall leads the team in receiving yards and finds the end zone again this week. On defense, Kevin Givens picks up two sacks while Jason Cabinda has a big afternoon with 14 tackles.

Chris T: Penn State will take control early in the third quarter and the bench will get a great deal of playing time. As a result, Tommy Stevens will have the second most rushing yards on the team. Brandon Smith will record more than 4 solo tackles. Irvin Charles will have a gain of more than 40 yards.

Cari: The game will be tied at the half - or Indiana will be winning.

Lord help me if this prediction comes true I will be committed by 1:30 ET on Saturday.—Clay

Chris L: Our very own Blake Gillikin helps us win #PuntWeek versus #MostHatedRival Indiana. He routinely booms his punts over 45 yards, and the continuous fight against field position ultimately helps doom the Hoosiers.

The Hoosiers have been doomed for a while now due to other reasons BUT I DIGRESS.

Eli: The game will come down to the last possession.

Eli’s doing the opposite of what I did and just leaning into the awfulness.

Dena: Game will be within 3 points or tied before the half.


Tim: Since it's #PuntWeek, I'll say that Blake Gillikin boots a 69 (nice) yard punt that pins the Hoosiers near their own end zone.

There you have ‘em. Hot ‘N Ready like a crappy pizza from Little Ceasars (which sponsors the bowl Indiana could well play in this year). Give us yo’ best!

Also, open thread and game schedule. Because I am a merciful and benevolent blog lord.

Thursday, Nov. 10, 2016
Matchup Time (ET) TV / Streaming
UL Lafayette at Georgia Southern 7:30 p.m. ESPNU / WatchESPN
(17) North Carolina at Duke 7:30 p.m. ESPN / WatchESPN
(15) Utah at Arizona State 9:30 p.m. FS1 / FS Go
Friday, Nov. 11, 2016
Matchup Time (ET) TV / Streaming
Boston College at (18) Florida State 7:30 p.m. ESPN2 / WatchESPN
Saturday, Nov. 12, 2016
Matchup Time (ET) TV / Streaming
Mississippi State at (1) Alabama 12 p.m. ESPN / WatchESPN
Baylor at (11) Oklahoma 12 p.m. ABC/ESPN2 (RM) / WatchESPN
(10) Penn State at Indiana 12 p.m. ABC/ESPN2 (RM) / WatchESPN
(16) West Virginia at Texas 12 p.m. FS1 / FS Go
Kentucky at Tennessee 12 p.m. SECN / WatchESPN
Northwestern at Purdue 12 p.m. BTN / BTN2Go
Rutgers at Michigan State 12 p.m. BTN / BTN2Go
South Carolina at Florida 12 p.m. CBS /
Tulsa at Navy 12 p.m. CBSSN /
Cincinnati at UCF 12 p.m. ESPNU / WatchESPN
Iowa State at Kansas 12 p.m. FSN / FS Go
SMU at East Carolina 12 p.m. ESPNEWS / WatchESPN
NC State at Syracuse 12:30 p.m. ACCN / WatchESPN
Miami (OH) at Buffalo 1:00 p.m. ESPN3
Miami (FL) at Virginia 2:00 p.m. RSN / ESPN3
Rice at Charlotte 2:00 p.m. Campus Insiders
Louisiana-Monroe at Georgia State 2:00 p.m. ESPN3
Southern Utah at BYU 3:00 p.m. BYUtv / BYUtv Stream
New Mexico State at Arkansas State 3:00 p.m. ESPN3
Pittsburgh at (2) Clemson 3:30 p.m. ABC / ESPN3
(5) Ohio State at Maryland 3:30 p.m. ESPN / WatchESPN
Illinois at (7) Wisconsin 3:30 p.m. ESPN2 / WatchESPN
(9) Auburn at Georgia 3:30 p.m. CBS /
Texas Tech at (13) Oklahoma State 3:30 p.m. FS1 / FS Go
Georgia Tech at (14) Virginia Tech 3:30 p.m. ESPNU / WatchESPN
Vanderbilt at Missouri 3:30 p.m. SECN / WatchESPN
Army vs. Notre Dame (from San Antonio) 3:30 p.m. NBC / NBC Sports Live Extra
Tulane at Houston 3:30 p.m. CBSSN /
UTSA at Louisiana Tech 3:30 p.m. KMYS-CW 35
Wyoming at UNLV 3:30 p.m. ROOT SPORTS / MWC
Appalachian State at Troy 3:30 p.m. ESPN3
North Texas at Western Kentucky 3:30 p.m. ESPN3
Southern Miss at Old Dominion 3:30 p.m. ASN / CUSA.TV ($)
Stanford at Oregon 4:00 p.m. Pac-12N /
Idaho at Texas State 4:00 p.m. ESPN3
UTEP at Florida Atlantic 6:00 p.m. CUSA.TV ($)
(24) LSU at (25) Arkansas 7:00 p.m. ESPN / WatchESPN
Wake Forest at (6) Louisville 7:00 p.m. ESPN2 / WatchESPN
(22) Boise State at Hawaii 7:00 p.m. CBSSN /
Middle Tennessee at Marshall 7:00 p.m. ESPN3
USF at Memphis 7:00 p.m. ESPNU / WatchESPN
(20) USC at (4) Washington 7:30 p.m. FOX / FS Go
Ole Miss at (8) Texas A&M 7:30 p.m. SECN / WatchESPN
Minnesota at (19) Nebraska 7:30 p.m. BTN / BTN2Go
(3) Michigan at Iowa 8:00 p.m. ABC / ESPN3
Oregon State at UCLA 9:00 p.m. Pac-12N /
(12) Colorado at Arizona 10:00 p.m. FS1 / FS Go
Colorado State at Air Force 10:15 p.m. ESPNU / WatchESPN
New Mexico at Utah State 10:15 p.m. ESPN2 / WatchESPN
California at (23) Washington State 10:30 p.m. ESPN / WatchESPN
San Diego State at Nevada 10:30 p.m. CBSSN /