Tuesday, October 22, 2019

Offshore Wise Guys Say . . .

One of the Dartmouth athletic program's plays of the week was Jack Traynor's interception return for a touchdown. Watch it here:

The Big Green returns to Ivy League action Saturday to face a Columbia team fresh off an eye-opening 44-6 win over Penn. Here are some highlights:

The Offshore Wise Guys have spoken and they like Dartmouth's chances this week:

Dartmouth is a 14-point favorite over visiting Columbia.
Cornell is a 10-point favorite over visiting Brown.
Princeton is an 11-point favorite over visiting Harvard.
Yale is a 9.5-point favorite over visiting Penn

None of Dartmouth's nonconference opponents are favored:

Colgate is a 9-point underdog at Holy Cross
Jacksonville is a 3.5-point underdog at Butler
Marist is a 14.5-point underdog at Davidson

How did last week's games turn out compared to what the OWG thought?

Dartmouth was a 31-point favorite at Marist and won by 42.
Princeton was a 24.5-point favorite at Brown and won by 43.
Harvard was a 6-point favorite at Holy Cross and won by 11.
Yale was a 4-point underdog at Richmond and won by one.
Penn was a 1.5-point favorite at Columbia and lost by 38.
Cornell was a 7-point favorite at home against Colgate and lost by one.

Davison was a 7.5-point favorite at Jacksonville and won by 30.
Dartmouth has released its Homecoming video and it features some action from the Big Green's win over Yale on Memorial Field: