NFL Picks: 2017 Week 7 Picks Against the Spread

If there is one singular trend that I follow on a weekly basis, it is the collective overreaction to games that went in our favor, but against the general expectations from a previous week. It makes sense. There was a certain level of faith placed in a group of picks,...

NFL Picks: 2017 Week 6 Picks Against the Spread

As we have come to learn over recent weeks, there is still a fair amount of ‘reactionary spreads,’ in which the number is chasing a team that it consistently has missed. Of course, as the season progresses, the spreads will balance out. We aim to identify...

NFL Picks: 2017 Week 5 Picks Against the Spread

Isn’t it amazing? I was prepared to write about how quickly the first quarter of the season has gone, already. How a new year of football brought a new year of opportunities. How everything started balancing out. How the ‘rebound’ is unfolding. How...

NFL Picks: 2017 Week 4 Picks Against the Spread

It’s happening. It’s as if the chips we have pocketed are finally getting turned in, and results are improving steadily. It’s exciting. It’s rewarding. It’s also extremely dangerous. We have now turned in back-to-back-to-back winning...

NFL Picks: 2017 Week 3 Picks Against the Spread

It should have ended in Week 2. It didn’t. Let’s be thankful. There is nothing more important in determining picks against-the-spread than perception, and overreactions are the typical driving force. Normally, they fizzle out after a second game. Not this...

NFL Picks: 2017 Week 2 Picks Against the Spread

Let’s not be fooled. Week 1 is always one of my favorites. There is literally an entire offseason to prepare for it, and most of the picks are made for me by the time I sit down to type out the explanations – they are directly related to the season-long...