NFL Week 12 Picks – Who Ya Got?

Happy Thanksgiving and whatnot! Do not align yourself with the “Thanksgiving is racist” crowd. Actually celebrate what you’re thankful for. You know, things like… football! Buffalo at Detroit (Thur) – The Bills stayed in Detroit after having to play their “home” game...

NFL Week 11 Picks – Who Ya Got?

Another week, another set of “what was that” games. The undefeated team gets whipped by a very inferior opponent, the team that has only lost to that previously undefeated team still only has that 1 loss (and not many people believe in them), last year’s Super Bowl...

NFL Week 10 Picks – Who Ya Got?

Last week was my best one picking games this year, so I’m up to incredibly average. The league is as crazy as ever. Let’s see what insanity is in store this week. Atlanta at Carolina (Thur) – After getting buried in the “other” Queen City last week, it looks like the...

NFL Week 9 Picks – Who Ya Got?

This week, along with week 14, are the worst weeks this year. These are the 2 weeks with 6 teams on bye. I really wish the NFL would stop this crap. Put 4 teams on bye each week for 8 weeks – skipping Thanksgiving week if it shows up in that window – and be done with...

NFL Week 8 Picks – Who Ya Got?

Happy Halloween and whatnot, if you have kids or this holiday is still important to you. 😊 Baltimore at Tampa Bay (Thur) – NFC South Chaos, Part I – If Tampa loses, we’ll be on our way to all four NFC South teams being 3-5. I’m here for it. I’m picking with my heart,...

NFL Week 7 Picks – Who Ya Got?

The NFL has reached the conclusion that planet earth will stop spinning on its axis if there are no Thursday games during the regular season. So in order to keep us all alive – and watching – they have further determined that all 32 teams must participate in at least...

NFL Week 6 Picks – Who Ya Got?

Here in the Carolinas, we all heaved a sigh of relief when Matt Rhule was fired. Getting fired from your job is traumatic and awful for any person, but at the same time, he certainly earned it. He was such a great program-builder in college that he should draw major...

The Rest of the NFL Week 5 Picks

Wow, that Thursday night game was THE definition of ugly. At least I picked the winner correctly. Now for the rest of the week’s picks: NY Giants at Green Bay (London) – The Pack is treating this as a short business trip, with no room for sightseeing and the...

NFL Week 5 Picks – Who Ya Got?

Actually posted a winning record last week! I’m in a hurry, so it’s just the Thursday game here and I’ll do the rest tomorrow. Indianapolis at Denver (Thur) – Both teams falling short of expectations. But Russell Wilson is falling shorter than Matt Ryan is. Colts 23,...

NFL Week 4 Picks – Who Ya Got?

I’m terrible at picking games this year, but at least I have never given a speech where I questioned, “where is (insert name of dead person here)?” Let’s see if things get better for the picks this week. Miami at Cincinnati (Thur) – Cincy got off the losing train last...