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Brian Pedersen is an on-call college football writer for Bleacher Report who also covers college basketball, NASCAR and Olympics.

Since 1995 the University of Arizona graduate has covered numerous sports and teams at all levels, including Arizona basketball, football and softball, minor league baseball and high school sports. He has nearly 19 years of experience in print media, including stints at two daily newspapers and one alternative weekly in the Tucson area. His freelance work has been published throughout the U.S.

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  • David Donohoe posted 3 days ago

    David Donohoe

    Brian, The B1G will prove you wrong again... a national writer shouldn't be so biased. Your knowledgeable enough to know that they will win some bowl games but you pick them to lose every bowl game in your predictions. That's pretty bad for a writer who is supposed to be writing an objective article for the nation. I think you will lose some followers in the near future... I know I'll skip over yours in the future.

  • Sam Richards posted 3 days ago

    Sam Richards

    Brian, your comment at the end of your story on the Miss State/Southern Miss game, "This old rivalry has been renewed, and it will be dominated by the Bulldogs like it was in the past."

    While I don't disagree that MSU will probably dominate this game, if you had checked the series history you have learned that USM leads the alltime series 14-12 and won 12 of the last 16 games when the series ended. USM has stunk the last two year, but we have a proud football history prior to these last two years. We owned MSU when they stopped playing us.

  • Drew Gaylord posted 4 days ago

    Drew Gaylord

    So the Boston College v. UMass game this Saturday is at Gillette, not exactly hosted by UMass as you said in your "Week 1 predictions" article. Seeing that UMass hosting BC is the main reason for picking UMass to win, might want to reconsider?

  • David Preston posted 6 days ago

    David Preston

    Uhhh, yeah... Might want to have a picture of Oklahoma instead of Oklahoma State for the Easiest 2014 Schedule story that has the Sooners at #6. What do you think?

  • jay tee posted 10 days ago

    jay tee

    The acronym for Texas State is TXST, not TSU. I know we're forgettable, but if you could edit for accuracy, it would be much appreciated. Thanks for the recognition!

    http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2164837-ranking-the-top-50-college-football-team-schedule-posters-of-2014/page/48

  • Ryan Sanford posted 13 days ago

    Ryan Sanford

    You should learn to follow many different CFB teams before writing ignorant articles that show how little you know.

  • Peter Clark posted 32 days ago

    Peter Clark

    on your recent college football ranking article, on #7 UCLA, you put that ucla has tough home games against "Stanford and UCLA" when it should be "Stanford and Oregon" (i assume)

  • Rodney Miles posted 48 days ago

    Rodney Miles

    http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2125039-predicting-every-espn-college-game-day-stop-for-2014-season/page/6

    the game is in columbia sc, not mo

  • J D posted 51 days ago

    J D

    TCU improves. Forget not Texas. New Coach Strong. Defense genius. And QB Swoopes Played less than 30 minutes under Brown. But his strong arm and power Running give them a Big 12 Title. Coach Strong know how to develop QBs.
    Keep up the good work.

  • daniel magnuson posted 69 days ago

    daniel magnuson

    u are a biased arizona fan mad that my cornhuskers kicked ur ass 33-0 a few years back in the holiday bowl and so u didn't put them in the last article u wrote haha

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