What we learned from Week 2 of the NFL season

With so many quarterbacks injured or struggling through a bad start, the outlook for the 2019 NFL season is changing rapidly.

Steelers’ Super Bowl odds take a beating following injury to Big Ben

You're not alone if you went to Google today and typed in "who is the Steelers' backup quarterback?" The question has been on the minds of football fans from coast to coast ever since Ben Roethlisberger exited Pittsburgh's game against the Seattle Seahawks on Sunday afternoon with a non-contact injury.

NFL Sunday Night Football pick: Steelers vs. Patriots

Sunday night’s matchup between the Steelers and Patriots at Gillette Stadium promises to be exciting and closely-fought, but Pittsburgh has had such difficulty beating New England in the Bill Belichick era (4-8 straight-up, 4-7-1 against the spread) that it’s hard to have confidence in them. Bettors should instead focus on the totals market, where there appears to be an opportunity on the Under.

Pittsburgh Steelers vs. Tennessee Titans preview and pick

Nissan Stadium in Nashville, TN is the site for a standalone Sunday night preseason affair between the Steelers and Titans on Sunday, August 25. NFL exhibition games are often won by the team that gives the greater effort, and the hometown Titans will probably care more about this “meaningless” contest than the Steelers, a perennial Super Bowl contender.

Pittsburgh Steelers 2019 NFL betting preview

The Pittsburgh Steelers head into the 2019 NFL season with a number of question marks, following the departures of Le'Veon Bell and Antonio Brown. Can Mike Tomlin and Ben Roethlisberger continue to keep the ship afloat in the rugged AFC North?

NFL: Which quarterback will throw for the most yards in 2019?

When trying to determine which quarterback is going to have the most passing yards in the 2019 NFL season, there are so many variables to consider that it can make your head spin. Rather than narrow down to a single selection, let's consider which 10 quarterbacks deserve most consideration for this prop wager. Patrick Mahomes +400 Mahomes came in second last year in passing yardage and was also second in yards per attempt. He presumably will only get better, as [...]

Scott Shapiro’s Week 15 NFL 4-Pack

A challenging weekend of games in the NFL follows a thriller between the Chargers and Chiefs on Thursday night. Here is my Week 15 NFL 4-Pack Indianapolis Colts (-3) vs Dallas Cowboys The first-place Cowboys head north to Lucas Oil Stadium after winning their fifth game in a row last Sunday. Dallas has to be feeling pretty good about themselves after outgaining the Eagles 576 to 256 yards and controlling the ball for more than 45 minutes in a 29-23 [...]

Scott Shapiro’s Week 10 Thursday Night Analysis- Panthers vs Steelers

Week 9 saw one of the best Sunday’s this decade for the public. Unfortunately for me it took a Monday night cover by Tennessee for me to avoid my first 0 and 4 weekend of the NFL season. After lackluster games on Thursday night over the past several weeks, pigskin fans get a good one between Carolina and Pittsburgh to kickoff Week 10 in the National Football League. The Panthers have slid under the radar over the first half of [...]

Scott Shapiro’s Week 2 NFL 4-Pack

Week 2 got rolling on Thursday evening in Cincinnati as the Bengals jumped out to a 21-0 lead on three A.J. Green touchdown grabs and held on to win 34-23. As usual, a full slate of NFL games is on tap for Sunday afternoon. Here is my Week 2 4-Pack: Pittsburgh (-5.5) vs Kansas City The Steelers did not look good in their season opener in the rain in Cleveland, but they head home to Heinz Field where they are [...]