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Week 14 Monday Night Football Betting – Seattle Favored Against Minnesota

Minnesota-Seattle might be the most important game of the weekend. After the two NFC powers battle on Monday night, one will come out in a great position for a wildcard while the other will have to pick it up big time in the final 3 regular season weeks. Even the oddsmakers seem befuddled by this game, attaching a natural Week 14 Monday Night Football betting home line of SEA -3.0. The Minnesota Vikings are only 1 ½  games behind the Chicago [...]

Can The Atlanta Falcons Take Advantage of Post-McCarthy Packers in Week 14 NFL Betting?

A Week 13 loss to Arizona proved too much to take for Green Bay’s management. The Packers lost 20-17 as a 14-point favorite and fired head coach Mike McCarthy, who was 125-77-2 in 13 seasons as Green Bay’s head coach with nine playoff appearances and a Super Bowl victory in 2010. Game management decisions by McCarthy were questioned, and Packers fans and bettors suffered many heartbreaking losses during his tenure including the 2014 NFC Championship game when the Packers blew [...]

NFL Week 14 Free Picks – Indianapolis Colts at Houston Texans

Big game in the AFC South, as Houston goes for their 10th straight win and continues their push towards a top-2 seed for the AFC playoffs. The Texans are three games clear of the Colts, who had their 5-game winning streak snapped in a 6-0 loss last week at Jacksonville. Indy had been surging, and would be the no-brainer in NFL Week 14 free picks if they hadn’t been shut out by Jacksonville in a listless effort. Indianapolis trails Baltimore [...]

NFL Week 14 Betting – New Orleans Saints at Tampa Bay Buccaneers

The Saints enter this NFL Week 14 divisional fray off a Thursday night loss at Dallas, 13-10. Drew Brees and the Saints’ explosive offense was kept off the field with just 23:07 minutes of possession time, and New Orleans was shut down by the Dallas defense with just 176 yards. Tampa Bay beat division rival Carolina last week 24-17 as a home underdog despite being out-gained by the Panthers 444-315. Cam Newton had four interceptions in defeat, and now the [...]

What’s Next for Former Green Bay Packers Head Coach Mike McCarthy?

There is no question that Mike McCarthy had some flaws in his coaching career when it came to game and clock management and making many conservative decisions. Packers fans are among the most loyal in sports, but even they had to be troubled by the continued struggles and game management decisions of their head coach. Still, McCarthy leaves Green Bay as a Super Bowl winner (2010) with nine playoff appearances, four NFC championship games and a record of 125-77-2 in [...]

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Tight NFC East Playoff Race Favors Dallas Cowboys

The NFC East playoff race has been up and down this season, and the latest team to rise is the Dallas Cowboys, who have won 4 straight, including three as underdogs, following last Thursday’s 13-10 home win over the Saints. The most meaningful NFC East division game of the season is in Week 14 when the Cowboys host the Eagles. A win by Dallas gives them a 2-game lead over the defending division and Super Bowl champion Eagles, and the [...]

AFC North Playoff Race – Pittsburgh In Precarious Position

The push towards the NFL playoffs continues into Week 14, and the AFC North playoff race tightened up on top after the Steelers let a 23-7 late 3rd quarter lead get away in a last-second home loss to the LA Chargers, 33-30. Combined with the Baltimore’s road win at Atlanta 26-16 for the Ravens 3rd straight win, and the AFC North is a tight two team race again with four games remaining. Remaining Schedules for AFC North Teams: Pittsburgh Steelers [...]

2018 Army-Navy Betting Preview

For the first time since 2001, Army is favored over Navy. Last year Army beat Navy 14-13 and the Black Knights also won 21-17 as underdogs in 2016. Navy had previously dominated the series, but the Midshipmen will finish this season with a losing record for the first time since 2002. Army also won the Commander-in-Chief Trophy in 2017 for the first time in 21 years. Started in 1972, the trophy is awarded to the service academy that wins the [...]

NFL Power Rankings Week 13

NFL Power Rankings Week 13 1. Los Angeles Rams (11-1 SU and 5-5-2 ATS) Todd Gurley pulling the "I'll just score this touchdown untouched in a few plays anyways" thing where he burned more time off the clock is the ultimate swagger move. Next Game: LAR -3.0 at Chicago 2. New Orleans Saints (10-1 SU and 9-2 ATS) You don't get to keep the spot after you lose a game, especially one that EVERYONE saw. Thanks to less-than-spectacular performances from his counterparts [...]

NFL Week 13 Game of the Week – Minnesota at New England

The NFL Week 13 Game of the Week takes place on the afternoon card, where the Vikings and Patriots are likely to put on an offensive show with precision and two of the top rated quarterbacks showcasing their mettle. The Patriots have won seven of their last eight games and in their four home games during that stretch, New England scored 31, 43, 38 and 38 points in reverse order against the Packers, Chiefs, Colts and Dolphins. Three of those [...]