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NFL

TOP TEN NFL RANKINGS WEEK 14

TOP TEN NFL RANKINGS WEEK 14

1 Baltimore Ravens 10-2 LW(1) Is it time for an emotional let down in Buffalo?

2 Seattle Seahawks 10-2 LW(3) Can possibly put the dagger in the Rams today.

3 New Orleans Saints 10-2 LW(5) Still my pick for the 1 seed in the NFC

4 New England Patriots 10-2 LW(2) Pats get back on track today against the Chiefs

5 San Francisco 49ers 10-2 LW(4) After an emotional loss last week they need to get up for the Saints.

6 Green Bay Packers 9-3 LW(6) They could run the table right into a first round bye

7 Kansas City Chiefs 8-4 LW(8) Must win out for any shot at a first-round bye

8 Buffalo Bills 9-3 LW(9) Big win on Turkey day. I am picking them to win outright vs the Ravens.

9 Houston Texans 8-4 LW(10) Finally got some separation from the Colts but now the Titans stepped up.

10 Minnesota Vikings 8-4 LW(7) Vikes lack a signature win

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TOP TEN NFL RANKINGS

TOP TEN NFL RANKINGS

1 Baltimore Ravens 9-2 LW(2) Are they peaking at the wrong time.

2 New England Patriots 10-1 LW(1) The offense needs to get better.

3 Seattle Seahawks 9-2 LW(3) In a dogfight for the division championship.

4 San Francisco 49ers 10-1 LW(6) Big win last week. An even bigger win could happen this week.

5 New Orleans Saints 9-2 LW(4) They need to get back to basics.

6 Green Bay Packers 8-3 LW(5) Brutal loss at San Francisco.

7 Minnesota Vikings 8-3 LW(7) I still don’t trust Kirk Cousins.

8 Kansas City Chiefs 7-4 LW(8) AFter beating the Raiders this week all would be back to normal.

9 Buffalo Bills 8-3 LW(10) Keep winning the games your supposed to win.

10 Houston Texans 7-4 LW(UR) I keep waiting for this team to take off.

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NFL Top Ten Rankings Week 12

NFL Top Ten Rankings Week 12

1 New England Patriots 9-1 LW(1) I expect a big Pats performance this week.

2 Baltimore Ravens 8-2 LW(2) Huge test on the left coast.

3 Seattle Seahawks 8-2 LW(3) Staying on the heels of the Niners

4 New Orleans Saints 8-2 LW(4) Won’t get bet this week at home

5 Green Bay Packers 8-2 LW(5) Huge potential tiebreaker game this week

6 San Francisco 49ers 9-1 LW(6) Could be a must-win game to get a bye.

7 Minnesota Vikings 8-3 LW(8) Huge comeback win last week.

8 Kansas City Chiefs 7-4 LW(10) The Raiders are on their heels

9 Oakland Raiders 6-4 LW(UR) Just Win Baby

10 Buffalo Bills 7-3 LW(UR) Keep on winning the games they are supposed to win.

 

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TOP TEN NFL TEAMS AFTER WEEK 8

TOP TEN NFL TEAMS AFTER WEEK 8

1 New England Patriots 8-0 Last Week (1) Best team in the NFL until further notice

2 New Orleans Saints 7-1 Last Week (2) Will Brees get his second ring this year?

3 San Francisco 49ers 7-0 Last Week (3) That defense is nasty.

4 Green Bay Packers 7-1 Last Week (4) Very favorable second-half schedule

5 Indianapolis Colts 5-1 Last Week (5) Played very well despite Luck’s surprise retirement.

6 Baltimore Ravens 5-2 Last Week (6) Brutal second half starts with the Patriots Sunday night.

7 Seattle Seahawks 6-2 Last Week (9) Still my pick to win the best division in the league.

8 Minnesota Vikings 6-2 Last Week (UR) I still question Kirk Cousins in a big game.

9 Houston Texans 5-3 Last Week (UR) Losing Watt hurts big time.

10 Kansas City Chiefs 5-3 Last Week (7) Let Mahomes get healthy first.

 

BONUS TEAMS

Oakland Raiders 3-4 Extremely winable second-half schedule.

Detroit Lions 3-3-1 Should have a better record.

Philadelphia Eagles 4-4 Still my pick to win the weak NFC East Division.

NFL TOP TEN TEAMS 10-23

NFL TOP TEN TEAMS 10-23

1 New England Patriots 7-0 Last Week (1) Best team in the NFL until further notice.

2 New Orleans Saints 6-1 Last Week (2) Bridgewater is 5-0 as a starter

3 San Francisco 49ers 6-0 Last Week (3) This team is for real.

4 Green Bay Packers 6-1 Last Week (4) Packers have a defense now. Rodgers starting to roll.

5 Indianapolis Colts 4-2 Last Week (8) I am surprised at how good this team has played.

6 Baltimore Ravens 5-2 Last Week (6) Lamar Jackson is for real.

7 Buffalo Bills 5-1 Last Week (7) This team is going to the playoffs

8 Kansas City Chiefs 5-2 Last Week (9) Need to make sure Mahomes is healthy.

9 Seattle Seahawks 5-2 Last Week (5) Rough home loss against the Ravens.

10 Carolina Panthers 4-2 Last Week (10) It will be interesting to see what happens when Newton comes back.

BONUS TEAMS

Oakland Raiders 3-3 Raiders are a feisty team. Outside chance of making the playoffs.

Minnesota Vikings 6-2 I think this team is playoff-bound.

Sports Picks 10-20

Sports Picks 10-20

After going 7-5 yesterday to raise my figure to plus 32100 I am back with 12 plays today. All 200 each.

Rame -3 at Falcons

Giants minus 3 and over 50.5 at home vs Cardinals

49ers -9.5 at Redskins

Packers -5 at home vs Raiders

Texans plus 1 and over 47 at Colts

Jaguars -4.5 at Bengals

Lions plus 1.5 at home vs Vikings

Seahawks -3 at home vs Ravens

Eagles plus 2.5 at Dallas

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NFL TOP TEN RANKINGS 10-18

NFL TOP TEN RANKINGS 10-18

  1. New England Patriots 6-0 Last Week (1) With Mahomes injury Patriots roller skate to the best overall record.

  1. New Orleans Saints 5-1 Last Week (2) The Saints keep rolling with a backup quarterback.

3.  San Francisco 49ers 5-0 Last Week (4) This team gets better every week.

4.  Green Bay Packers 5-1 Last Week (3) Pack has a defense to go with Rodgers.

5.  Seattle Seahawks 5-1 Last Week (6) Russell Wilson is having an MVP season.

6.  Houston Texans 4-2 Last Week (8) WIth a win against the Colts, The Texans can run away with the division.

7.  Buffalo Bills 4-1 Last Week (7) The Bills are a real solid team. But not great.

8.  Indianapolis Colts 4-2 Last Week (9) Playing better than I expected them to.

9.  Kansas City Chiefs 5-2 Last Week (5) Holding their breath that Mahomes injury is not long term.

  1. Carolina Panthers 4-2 Last Week (10) Quarterback controversy is imminent.

Baltimore Ravens 4-2. Will open a lot of eyes with a win in Seattle this week.

Minnesota Vikings 4-2. Trap game in Detroit this week.

 

 

Sports Picks 9-22

After going 4-5 yesterday to lower my figure to plus 31700 I am back today with 11 plays all 200 each.

Take the Indians at home vs the Phillies

Take the Marlins at home vs the Nationals

Take the Dodgers at home vs the Rockies

Take the Astros at home vs the Angels

Take the Mets at the Reds

Take the Vikings at home-9  vs the Raiders

Take the Patriots at -21 home vs the Jets

Take the Cowboys at home -22 against the Dolphins

Take the Packers -7 at home vs the Broncos

Take the Cardinals at home -2 against the Panthers

Take the Giants plus 5.5 at the Bucs

NFL-One Question For Every Team Heading Into Training Camp

ONE QUESTION FOR EVERY NFL TEAM GOING INTO TRAINING CAMP

 

AFC EAST

QUICK NOTE-3 of the Fab Four QB’s from the 2018 draft now play in this division. (Sam Darnold, Josh Rosen, Josh Allen)

BUFFALO BILLS-Have the Bills added enough around Josh Allen to be competitive?

MIAMI DOLPHINS-Does the Josh Rosen trade take them out of the Tua sweepstakes?

NEW ENGLAND PATRIOTS-At what point do the Pats finally bring in the successor to Tom Brady?

NEW YORK JETS-Will the dysfunction ever end with the Jets?

 

AFC NORTH

QUICK NOTE-Outside of the Bengals this has become an interesting division.

BALTIMORE RAVENS-Are the Ravens now sold on Lamar Jackson as their QB of the future?

CINCINNATI BENGALS-Where is this franchise heading?

CLEVELAND BROWNS-How will a first-year coach handle a team full of colorful personalities?

PITTSBURGH STEELERS-Is the circus finally over?

 

AFC SOUTH

QUICK NOTES-Could this be the deepest division in the NFL.

HOUSTON TEXANS-Will the Texans make the next step?

INDIANAPOLIS COLTS-After a great 2018 draft can they match that this year?

JACKSONVILLE JAGUARS-Can Nick Foles get this team back in contention?

TENNESSEE TITANS-Is this it for Marcus Mariota?

 

AFC WEST

QUICK NOTES-What would happen to this division if Tyreek Hill gets released by the Chiefs

DENVER BRONCOS-Is Elway any closer to getting his QB of the future?

KANSAS CITY CHIEFS-Did they replace Tyreek Hill in this draft?

LOS ANGELES CHARGERS-How will this team react after a 12 win season but getting embarrassed by the Patriots in the playoffs?

OAKLAND RAIDERS-With two first round picks next year does this put the Raiders in the Tua sweepstakes?

 

NFC EAST

QUICK NOTES-Who is the best team in this division?

DALLAS COWBOYS-Is Dak the franchise quarterback the Cowboys desperately hoping he is?

NEW YORK GIANTS-What is their plan?

PHILADELPHIA EAGLES-Can Carson Wentz finally stay healthy?

WASHINGTON REDSKINS-Was Duane Haskins really the quarterback they wanted?

 

NFC NORTH

QUICK NOTES-Back to being the Black and Blue division.

CHICAGO BEARS-How will they recover from the missed field goal in the playoffs last year?

DETROIT LIONS-Will Matt Patricia be able to build the Patriot model in Detroit?

GREEN BAY PACKERS-Can a new coach and revamped defense get Rodgers another ring?

MINNESOTA VIKINGS-Are they contenders or pretenders?

 

NFC SOUTH

QUICK NOTESThe division of aging and injury prone quarterbacks.

ATLANTA FALCONS-How much does Matt Ryan have left?

CAROLINA PANTHERS-Can they ever keep Cam Newton healthy?

NEW ORLEANS SAINTS-Are they over the missed call in the playoff game last year?

TAMPA BAY BUCCANEERS-Does another bad season mean Winston is gone?

 

NFC WEST

QUICK NOTES-Are the Rams really so much better than the rest of this division?

ARIZONA CARDINALS-Will they regret taking another QB in the top part of the draft?

LOS ANGELES RAMS-What’s next for Todd Gurley?

SAN FRANCISCO 49ERS-Is it go time now for the 49ers?

SEATTLE SEAHAWKS-Are they still good at drafting middle round players?

Sports Plays Of The Day

After going 8-6 and upping my total to plus 850 sunday fundays I am back with a slew of more picks.

BEST BETS after going 3-3 my numbers are 9-17-1.  So I am here with 3 more BEST BETS

I like Cal State Fullerton laying 7.5 against Monmouth

Houston Texans

I like the Texans laying 3 in Washington

I like the Panthers laying 4 in Detroit.

Now for my regular picks in the NFL

I like the over in INDY between the Titans and the Colts of 50.5

I like the Saints to continue to roll at home laying 7.5 against the defending champion Eagles

I like the Chargers to keep rolling with Bosa back at home vs the Broncos laying 7

The Raiders are destined for the first pick and a loss today helps this out.  Lay the 5.5 on the Cardinals

Lay the 2.5 on the Bears at home tonight against the Vikings

Take Incarnate Word getting 9 against Florida Atlantic

Take the Bison of North Dakota State laying 4.5 against Towson State.

Take Fordham laying 4 against Columbia

Take FIU laying 7 against Youngstown State