Week 8 college football picks: Notre Dame at FSU, UGA at Arkansas; more

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Notre Dame's season rides on Florida State matchup
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Thursday October 16th, 2014

Can Everett Golson and Notre Dame upset Florida State in Tallahassee? Will Kansas State make a Big 12 statement by beating Oklahoma in Norman? Is Arkansas primed to get its first SEC win when it plays Georgia in Little Rock?

The midway point of the 2014 college football season is here, and much remains to be sorted out. So, who can improve their playoff chances in Week 8?

SI.com’s college football experts Andy Staples, Pete Thamel, Thayer Evans, Zac Ellis, Martin Rickman, Lindsay Schnell, Brian Hamilton and Ben Glicksman make their picks for this weekend’s biggest games.

For more coverage leading into Week 8, be sure to check out the Midseason Crystal Ball, All-America Team, Walkthrough and much more.

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Staples

Thamel

Evans

Ellis

Rickman

Schnell

Hamilton

Glicksman

Virginia Tech at Pittsburgh

Utah at Oregon State

Baylor at West Virginia

Kansas State at Oklahoma

Iowa at Maryland

Virginia at Duke

Texas A&M at Alabama

Michigan State at Indiana

Rutgers at Ohio State

UCLA at California

Georgia at Arkansas

Oklahoma State at TCU

Tennessee at Ole Miss

Missouri at Florida

Nebraska at Northwestern

Kentucky at LSU

Georgia Tech at North Carolina

Notre Dame at Florida State

Washington at Oregon

Stanford at Arizona State

LAST WEEK

12-6

14-4

12-6

15-3

11-7

11-7

14-4

9-9

SEASON

80-32

73-39

74-38

81-31

76-36

73-39

78-34

70-42

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