Nov 022012
 

Detroit Lions (3-4) at Jacksonville Jaguars (1-6) Nate Burleson getting hurt might have been the best thing that could possibly happen to the Lions’ offense. It forced the Lions to replace the mediocre Burleson, who was averaging 8.9 yards per catch and (5.6 yards per target), with explosive 2011 2nd round pick Titus Young and it’s [...]

Nov 012012
 

Arizona Cardinals (4-4) at Green Bay Packers (5-3) This is what I said about the Cardinals after their 3-0 start. “Almost every year, there’s a team that gets off to a good start and then fades away and misses the playoffs and makes their believers look dumb (“This Ryan Fitzpatrick is the real deal.” “Rex [...]

Nov 012012
 

Denver Broncos (4-3) at Cincinnati Bengals (3-4) The Broncos rank 2nd in the league in yards per play differential at 1.4, just .1 behind San Francisco, who has looked untouchable for weeks in that category. No one else is above 0.7. They rank just 9th in rate of sustaining drives differential, thanks to a 3rd down defense that’s [...]

Nov 012012
 

Tampa Bay Buccaneers (3-4) at Oakland Raiders (3-4) After unimpressive wins over the Jaguars and Chiefs, the Raiders now sit at 3-4 and are somehow in the AFC playoff mix. However, they still aren’t very good. They have a point differential of -42. They got blown out in Oakland and in Miami and they weren’t [...]

Oct 312012
 

Kansas City Chiefs (1-6) at San Diego Chargers (3-4) Side note: It’s week 9 already?!?!? What?!?!?!? On Thursday Night, the rule of thumb is to take the home team, assuming they’re favorites, as home favorites are 45-27 ATS on Thursday Nights. This makes sense. The home team not only doesn’t have to travel on a short [...]

Oct 292012
 

Week 8 Results ATS: 7-7 -1 unit/-$270 SU: 11-3 Upset Picks: 3-0 +490 Over/Under: 1-1 -10 Total: +$210 Public Results ATS*: 6-8 -1 unit 2012 results to date ATS: 57-56-5 +10 units/-$395 SU: 74-44 Upset Picks: 22-21 +$1540 Over/Under: 5-2-1 +280 Parlays: 1-0 +100 Total: +1535 Survivor: 6-2 (HOU, NE, NO, BAL, SF, ATL, CHI, [...]