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 [...]

Scott Shapiro’s Week 9 NFL 4-Pack

It is hard to believe we are nearly halfway through the season, but it is onto Week 9 in the National Football League after going 2-2 with my Week 8 4-Pack. A solid set of games is on tap, including a clash between arguably the league’s two best teams in the Rams and Saints. I lack a strong opinion in the game in the Louisiana, but here are the games I like this week. Denver Broncos (-1) vs Houston Texans [...]

AFC North Battle Kicks Off Week 2 Action in the NFL

Week 2 kicks off on Thursday evening with an AFC North slugfest between the Baltimore Ravens and the Cincinnati Bengals. The Ravens were not tested in Week 1 as they cruised to an easy victory against Nathan Peterman and the hapless Buffalo Bills.  John Harbaugh’s squad was able to march down the field in their opening drive and finish things off with an 8-yard run from Alex Collins and never look back. The Ravens defense looked dominant and the upgrades [...]

Do The 2018 Cleveland Browns Have Actual Potential?

2018 Cleveland Browns Season Win Total Set At 5.5 Games by DS Williamson Cleveland parlayed a 1-15 SU season in 2016 to an even more dreadful 0-16 season in 2017. That’s right.  The Browns didn’t win a single game last year. But, Browns fans should be bullish on the team's chances of at least winning 6 to 7 games this season. Heck, if everything works as planned, the 2018 Cleveland Browns could put together a .500 season! Sounds like a [...]