RotoWire lead college football editor John McKechnie is joined by Nick Whalen to recap a wild Week 1 and preview Week 2 from a DFS and gambling perspective. Before breaking down Georgia-Clemson, the guys discuss Penn State's takedown of Wisconsin and whether Graham Mertz can bounce back from an incredibly shaky performance. Then, they run through the other big games of the week before turning to Week 2, which features ranked vs. ranked matchups between Oregon and Ohio State and Iowa and Iowa State.
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Now in his 10th year with the company, Nick is RotoWire's Senior Media Analyst, a position he took on after several years as the Head of Basketball Content. A two-time FSWA award winner, Nick co-hosts RotoWire's flagship show on Sirius XM alongside Jeff Erickson. He also co-hosts RotoWire's Football and Basketball podcasts. You can catch Nick's NBA and NFL analysis on VSiN and DraftKings, as well as RotoWire's various social and video channels. Follow him on Twitter and Instagram @wha1en.