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Week 7 Picks Against the Spread
It's Thursday night and I just got home from a date that I did not want to be on but I went because a friend of mine convinced me to go and I felt bad about being there because it was never going to r...
Ryan Mccombs3 days ago
Week 7 NFL Gambling Picks
On the Season: 25-21-1 +4.37 units
Ryan Mccombs6 days ago
The Cowboys' Wide Receiver Problem
The Cowboys made headlines this offseason when they parted with their long-time number one receiver, Dez Bryant. Bryant was the Cowboys leader in receptions (69), receiving yards (838), and receiving ...
Steelers Tame Bengals, Dominance in "the Jungle" Continues
Ben Roethlisberger continues their dominance over Cincinnati as Pittsburgh wins a thriller in Cincinnati 28-21. The Steelers win was not only heartbreaking for the Bengals and their fans, but it was a...
Can the #19 Hawkeyes Make the Playoff?
In a conference that seems to be the Ohio State show every week, the Iowa Hawkeyes are not backing down without a fight. Iowa doesn't have the toughest schedule. They have faced a good Iowa State team...
Aaron Tobin-Hess10 days ago
Week 5 Picks Against the Spread
So it's Thursday night. The NY Giants are playing and Eli Manning currently looks like shit (not a surprise) and I contemplate why I still watch this god forsaken sport. I talk about how much the NFL ...
Alex Kemp10 days ago
NFL Predictions: Week 6
As we move into week six, with the Saints and the Lions on their bye week, let's have a look at the previous week's prediction results. I'm really hoping that I did better than last time. Colts @ Patr...
Steel Kicking
Sunday’s 41-17 home win over the Atlanta Falcons was huge for the Pittsburgh Steelers. Tomlin and Roethlisberger passed Chuck Noll and Terry Bradshaw for most all-time wins as a Head Coach-QB Tandem i...
Aaron Tobin-Hess15 days ago
NFL Week 5 Picks Against the Spread
NFL Week 5 As I write this (Sunday morning, October 7), the Giants are basically done after looking like crap at home against the Saints in week 4. Eli looked like crap again and it will probably be a...
Alex Kemp17 days ago
NFL Predictions: Week 5
As we move into week five, teams are now thinking about ways in which to change their approach, especially those that have so far failed to have much success. But before we get to that, let’s have a q...
Melted Steel
When you hear Pittsburgh Steelers, you think defense, championships, and in your face football. That has seemed to go out the window. The Steelers are now 1-2-1 after a tough sunday night loss to the ...
Best Tips for Quarterbacks
While every member of a football team is vital to its success, quarterbacks have a uniquely important role in the offensive lineup. They control where the ball goes and are thusly the focus of just ab...
Aaron Tobin-Hess23 days ago
For the Love of the Game: Fantasy Football and Other Soul Crushing Reasons to Keep Watching the NFL
So it's already week 4 of the NFL season. Can't believe we are a month in already. My feelings on the NFL as a whole are very mixed; it's entertaining yet the level of play is poor, the coaching has b...
Aaron Tobin-Hess24 days ago
For the Love of the Game: 'I Am Sad'... and Other Thoughts on the Giants' 2018 Season So Far
I am a fan of the New York Giants and I am sad; I am sad that this season has not started out the way I thought and it looks like it's already over for the Giants before it even got started. I bought ...
Tim Kohut24 days ago
Should Tony Romo Return to the Cowboys?
We’re three weeks into the current NFL season, and for the majority of Dallas Cowboys fans, it’s fairly easy to summarize the opening portion of their favorite team’s 2018-19 campaign—difficult to wat...
Alex Kemp25 days ago
NFL Predictions: Week 4
As we come to week 4, things are taking shape very nicely in this years NFL, bar a few surprises. But before we get to the predictions this week, it's time, as always, to look at the predictions from ...
Logan M. Snyder25 days ago
Roughing the Passer
Roughing the passer is when typically when the defender continues to hit the quarterback after the quarterback has released the ball. Through the first three weeks of the season there has been 34 roug...