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Packers wide receiver Jordy Nelson has been on fire of late, averaging 105.6 yards receiving over his past five games. The Packers can clinch the NFC North with a win Sunday night in Detroit.

Closing the Season in Style: Week 17 Picks

Talk about staying hot. Since adapting the new strategy of only picking games I feel confident about, my record has soared. After a rough Week 12 in which I went 4-7, I have rebounded in grand…


The Panthers hope to have better luck slowing down Julio Jones, who torched them for 300 yards in Week 4. (Photo Credit: Jason Getz/USA TODAY Sports.)

NFL Week 16 Picks: Christmas Arrives Early

The NFL continued its tradition of playing the bulk of its games on Saturday in seasons in which Christmas Day falls on a Sunday, so we the public have a slightly shorter turnaround between the…


Odell Beckham Jr. and the Giants have won eight of nine after a 2-3 start.

NFL Week 16: Feeling the Brotherly Love of Picks

Let’s get my red-hot picks started this week a little early; the Thursday Night Football finale features an old-fashioned NFC East showdown between the red-hot New York Giants and ice-cold Philadelphia Eagles. Since shifting to…


Von Miller and the Broncos defense harassed Tom Brady throughout last year's AFC championship game, but can they do it again on Sunday and pull the upset? Brady is 2-7 lifetime in Denver. (Photo credit: Ezra Shaw/Getty Images.)

NFL Week 15 Picks: Time to Stay Hot

Things have gone north for me since shifting over to picking only games I feel confident in. At 22-13-3 for the year, I like my chances to finish the regular season above .500. Week 15…


Liam Neeson and others weigh in on the Week 14 that was in the NFL.

Celebrities Weigh in on NFL Week 14

Backed by popular demand — fine, backed by my demand — celebrity impressions on NFL action are back. This week, Apu from the Simpsons gets us started, followed by Liam Neeson talking Titans, Lou Holtz…




Antonio Brown and the Steelers are starting to find their groove, which could be bad news for the Giants in Week 13.

Lucky Week 13: Picking to Bounce Back

Okay, so instead of picking every single game every week, I figured it would be better for everyone if I narrowed it down to a few games I felt (relatively) confident in. So here goes for…


Aaron Rodgers and the Packers have been befuddled of late, dropping four straight games.

NFL Week 12 Picks: Post-Turkey Madness

How about this “start” to the season? I use the air quotes because my first slate of game picks didn’t occur until Week 11, but I’ve arrived in style. While I took Turkey Day off from…