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NFL Week 14 Picks

Last week: 7-8-1Season: 94-93-5 Denver (-10.5) at Oakland Analysis: The Broncos are on a tear since their last loss, a 31-21 defeat at the hands of New England that left them at 2-3. They’ve won…


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How the West was lost

            Coming into this year, I had a theory: the right teams will always be there come playoff time. No matter what, the team that has a chance to do damage…



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Week 10: Key divisional showdowns

Good thing there’s Sunday. After bombing Thursday’s pick, it’s time to get back over .500 in a week featuring a number of key divisional and intraconference showdowns. Several divisions could see a changing of the…


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Ravens-Steelers headlines Week 9

The byes are starting to dwindle down, meaning more opportunity to have a big bounce-back week here after a 5-8 showing in Week 8. Week 9 is headlined by the Ravens-Steelers bloodbath, part two, and…


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Late games highlight Week 8 slate

            With my big Week 7 surge, I have officially moved over .500 for the year. What an accomplishment considering the Dolphins-like start I had to my season. There are five…


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Pigskin Predictions for Week 7

Finally, a week to be proud of. 8-4-1 (I guess the bye weeks are helping me out) and now 3-3 on upset specials for the year. Did I say upset special? Jim Schwartz was especially…


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The picks are in: Breaking down Week 1

Football is back, and what a way to get it started with the Saints and the Packers coming down to the very last play of an absolute barnburner Thursday night. Picking Week 1 is already…


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Why the parity in the NFC only?

If there is to be a 2011 NFL season, one trend people will keep an eye on is the disparity of parity between the AFC and NFC. In an unprecedented run of unpredictability, the NFC…


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Some incredible Super Bowl tidbits

The Green Bay Packers, almost a playoff afterthought in Week 15, are world champions for the 13th time and 4th in the Super Bowl era. Their 31-25 victory in Super Bowl XLV over the Pittsburgh…