Bobby Carpenter

Bobby Carpenter is the resident college football expert at OutKick. He played linebacker for the Ohio State Buckeyes and won a National Championship in 2002. He played in the NFL for Dallas, Miami, Detroit and New England. Carpenter is a radio host on 97.1 The Fan in Columbus, Ohio, where he currently resides with his wife Cortney and their four children.

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CFB Week 3: Big Ten Big Games and Best Bets

*All lines courtesy of FanDuel Tulsa @ Ohio State (-24.5) This week, Columbus has been a fire storm of controversy after the Buckeyes suffered their first regular season loss of head coach Ryan Day’s career last Saturday against an Oregon Ducks team who were two touchdown underdogs. The defense struggled to get stops, and when they More

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Scarlet Sunset: Ohio State Falls While Iowa And Michigan Shine

For the first time in quite a while, Ohio State failed to carry the water for the Big Ten. The Buckeyes were favored by nearly two touchdowns, but couldn’t muster a 2nd half comeback in the first home game with fans in over 600 days… and there’s plenty of blame to go around. Early struggles on More

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Big Ten Week 2: Bobby Carpenter’s Big Games and Best Bets

All odds in this article come from our partner, FanDuel Sportsbook. Right now, new FanDuel Sportsbook users can pick the winner of any NFL Week 1 game and win $200 on just a $5 bet. That represents an incredible 40-1 odds boost. Click here to claim this offer now. Week 1 was wild, and the Big More

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Buckeyes win… The Good, The Bad And The Interesting

The Ohio State Buckeyes were able to pull out a season opening road win 45-31 against the Minnesota Golden Gophers. It was a night game to open the season against a Big Ten Conference opponent that was both prepared and highly motivated. Add in a fully-juiced and packed house and some inclement weather, and there More

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Bobby Carpenter: Big Ten’s Best Bets of the Week

Week 1 is always the toughest to predict . Add in the COVID-shortened 2020 Big Ten season, the slew of canceled games, and the addition of super seniors since everyone has been granted an extra year of eligibility, and we have a recipe for confusion. Week 2 should be much easier, but here’s a chance More

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Bobby Carpenter: Three Big Keys For Ohio State Vs. Minnesota

For the first time since 2017, when Ohio State traveled to Bloomington, Ind., the Buckeyes open on the road. Throw in a Thursday night kickoff and a Big Ten opponent, and you have all the ingredients you need for a classic conference matchup . Despite a rough 2020, the Gophers return 20 starters, including QB More

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Bobby Carpenter: Big Ten Futures Bets All About Finding Value

Picking conference winners straight up is easy: find the most talented teams, as they are usually the ones who will win it all. Finding value, on the other hand, is much more difficult. First, you have to find teams that have a shot to win the title and then identify whether there is any value More

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