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SPORTS PLAYS OF THE DAY 12-8

SPORTS PLAYS OF THE DAY 12-8

After going 6-4 on college football to raise my figure to plus 35100 I am back with 13 plays today. All 200 each.

NFL

Bills plus 6 at home vs the Ravens

Saints -2 at home vs the 49ers

Packers -13 at home vs the Redskins

Texans -8.5 at home vs the Broncos

Patriots -3 at home vs the Chiefs

Panthers plus 3.5 at the Falcons

Dolphins plus 5 at the Jets

NBA

Clippers -7 at the Wizards

Trail Blazers -3.5 at home vs the Thunder

NHL

Jets at home vs the Ducks

Oilers at home vs the Sabres

NCAA BASKETBALL

Colgate -10 at Niagara

Griffin

William & Mary Pickem at Fairfield

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

NFL

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.

Sports Picks 11-24

Sports Picks 11-24

After going 13-9 yesterday to raise my figure to plus 33900 I am back today with plays. All 200 each.

NFL

Raiders -3 at the Jets

Seahawks plus 1 at Eagles

Saints -9.5 at home vs Panthers

Bills -3.5 at home vs the Broncos

Patriots -6.5 at home vs the Cowboys

Over 52 of Buccaneers vs Falcons

NCAA Basketball

Eastern Michigan -10. at home vs NC AT&T

Hartford -2 at home vs Merrimack

NHL

Coyotes at home vs the Oilers

NFL

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.

 

NFL TOP TEN RANKINGS

NFL TOP TEN RANKINGS

1 New Orleans Saints 7-1 Last Week (2) Destined to be in the Super Bowl

2 San Francisco 49ers 8-0 Last Week (3) Can really put a stranglehold in the division with a win over the Seahawks

3 New England Patriots 8-1 Last Week (1) Still on track to have the best record in the AFC

4 Baltimore Ravens 6-2 Last Week (6) Eye opening win vs the Patriots

5 Seattle Seahawks 7-2 Last Week (7) Must win in SF if they want to win the division

6 Green Bay Packers 7-2 Last Week (4)-Rodgers said it. Humble Pie.

7 Houston Texans 6-3 Last Week (9) Ready to take off in the division.

8 Kansas City Chiefs 6-3 Last Week (10) Mahomes is back but is a first-round bye gone.

9 Buffalo Bills 6-2 Last Week (UR) Just keep beating the teams your supposed to.

10 Philadelphia Eagles 5-4 Last Week (UR) My pick to win the NFC EAST

 

NFL

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.

NFL

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.

 

 

NFL TOP TEN RANKINGS

After 4 weeks it’s time for my top ten NFL teams plus two bonus teams.

  1. New England Patriots 4-0. The best team until someone knocks off the two-time defending champs.

  1. Kansas City Chiefs 4-0. Chiefs with three wins on the road already

  1. New Orleans Saints 3-1. When you lose Drew Brees and beat two playoff teams you know your team is good.

  1. Green Bay Packers 3-1. Aaron Rodgers finally has a defense.

  1. Chicago Bears 3-1. Their defense will carry them through the loss of the quarterback.

  1. Seattle Seahawks 3-1. A very gritty team led by Russ Wilson.

  1. Los Angeles Rams 3-1. Jared Goff is regressing.

  1. San Francisco 49ers 3-0. How good is this team?

  1. Dallas Cowboys 3-1. Finally played a real team and lost.

  1. Buffalo Bills 3-1. How long is Josh Allen going to be out for?

BONUS PICKS

Los Angeles Chargers 2-2. Time is running out on Philip Rivers

 

Houston Texans 2-2. Bad start for an explosive team.