NFL Week 8 Picks: The Vultures Are Circling Over Many Teams

Nick Foles

Last Sunday’s football watching was downright stress-free for me. As I mentioned in my week 7 picks column, my mind had been buried much too deep in picks against the spread, bets, fantasy football and random Pick ‘Em Leagues & Suicide Pools.

NFL Week 7 Recap: The NFC South Should Make Us All Feel Better About Our Lives

bill o'brien

Plenty to talk about after an entertaining weekend of football. Before we dive into all of Sunday's action, let's get some quick thoughts on last night's Steelers/Texans game out of the way:

NFL Week 7 Picks: De-Emphasizing the Gambling Obsession (maybe)

Andy Dalton Andrew Luck

Six weeks of football seems like enough of a sample size to start drawing some legitimate conclusions. Every team has played at least a third of their season.

NFL Power Rankings: Sorting Out Each Team's Playoff Candidacy

San Diego Chargers

At the conclusion of week 6 last year, my against the spread record sat at 37-51-4 and I wrote the following week how my year picking games most closely resembled the New York Giants. That Giants team was 0-6, and Eli Manning was trying to rewrite the part of the record books that focuses on interceptions.

NFL Week 6 Picks: How Many Road Favorites is Too Many?

Tampa Bay

Five weeks is a pretty small sample size if you’re trying to figure out which NFL teams are good & bad and who will make the playoffs. Some teams have only played four games. Some teams haven’t been healthy. Some teams have been extremely lucky. And of course some have been very unlucky.

NFL Week 5 Recap: The Happiest Day


What a difference a week makes. Where last week's recap was 100% misery, this week's recap is all about happiness and the amazing day of football we just witnessed (OK, technically there was barely a recap last week, but you get the point....last Tuesday was a miserable day for a Patriots fan).