NFL Picks: 2017 Week 14 Picks Against the Spread

Each football season carries its own individual story. We try to uncover it with each passing week. 2017, in particular, had been incredibly reliant on trends – to our benefit – until the last few weeks. But, at one point in the year, we can start to...

NFL Picks: 2017 Week 13 Picks Against the Spread

It had to end somewhere. The streak of non-losing weeks had reached mid-November but, alas, in Weeks 11 and 12, the numbers finally caught up. Not just to us, however. And therein lies the value. For starters, the back-to-back losing weeks only cost us seven games in...

NFL Picks: 2017 Week 12 Picks Against the Spread

Time tends to move a bit faster when things are going well. For the past eleven weeks, I had been so consumed with working toward the goal of getting these picks to their level of success from 2014 and 2015 that the season, itself, has blown right past my eyes. It...

NFL Picks: 2017 Week 11 Picks Against the Spread

What a difference a year makes. It’s not just the standings – although it is nice to be back atop the leaderboards over at NFLPickwatch for the third time in four years – but the overall flow of the season, itself. A team rises suddenly, plays well,...

NFL Picks: 2017 Week 10 Picks Against the Spread

Sometimes I actively seek a given theme for a week. Other times, it finds me. The undeniable common thread that presents itself throughout Week 10 is the redirection of a team’s path. Simply put, is it more likely to continue sinking – or rising – or...

NFL Picks: 2017 Week 9 Picks Against the Spread

We did it! We have reached the midpoint of the 2017 NFL season. But, more specifically for this column, we have reached the midpoint of our ‘Rebound Season.’ At the time of this writing, these picks sit atop the leaderboard at NFLPickwatch.com –...