Belichick’s Genius Marketing of Jimmy Garoppolo

This is how it happens. His reputation precedes him. He is nicknamed a ‘genius.’ He must be. Extra precaution is taken. Don’t run the ball at the goal line; he will be expecting that. Don’t punt; run a fake. Don’t let your guard down;...

NFL Picks: 2016 Super Bowl LI Prop Picks

I love it. I absolutely love it. In fact, the act of turning my thoughts into words via writing always brings me joy, but few things consistently put a smile on my face like writing my annual column about the prop bets for the Super Bowl. I mention this on a yearly...

NFL Picks: 2016 Super Bowl LI Picks Against the Spread

It is time to close the book on the 2016 NFL season. One of the oddest years in recent history has resulted in a relatively inconsistent set of outcomes. The only exceptions came from the one area most dangerous to the industry of sports prognostication –...

DFS Plays: NFL DFS Pro Bowl and Super Bowl LI Picks

Maybe I am crazy. Maybe I am addicted. Or maybe I just find actual enjoyment in throwing together a fantasy lineup for whatever big event is in front of me. If, nothing else, it gives some value to what is otherwise a meaningless game. That’s right. I...

DFS Plays: NFL DFS Conference Championship Picks

Sunday may be the final weekend of daily fantasy football plays for the next half-dozen or so months, but it sets up perfectly for some exciting fireworks. Four of the league’s best offenses will be in play, leading to potential shootouts, incredibly high...