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 [...]

NFL Week 14 Late Games Free Picks – Can You Still Trust Pittsburgh?

It’s time to break down the afternoon slate with some NFL Week 14 late games free picks. There are some troubling double-digit spreads here, and a lot of marks that are tighter than they should be. Oddsmakers are keeping games close to the chest. Where should your money go as you pad your early game winnings, or play catchup? Let’s find out. Cincinnati Bengals at Los Angeles Chargers -14.0 The trend in the NFL these days has to been to [...]

NFL Week 14 Free Picks – Full Sunday Gauntlet Run!

Trying to make sense of my NFL Week 14 free picks took some time! There’s a lot going on this Sunday starting with the Kansas City Chiefs hosting the Baltimore Ravens as a  -7.0 points favorite. The Chiefs have come back to earth since starting the season on fire against the spread. On Sunday, KC battles the Baltimore Ravens and their top ranked defense. Baltimore’s only a half a game behind Pittsburgh in the AFC North. The Ravens have a [...]

Scott Shapiro’s Week 14 NFL 4-Pack

After a one-sided Thursday night game dominated by Derrick Henry and the Titans to start off a week full of divisional battles, a plethora of meaningful games are on tap this weekend in the National Football League. Here is my Week 14 4-Pack: Dallas Cowboys (-3.5) vs Philadelphia Eagles The defending champions may have won two in a row, but do not be fooled by them outscoring their last two opponents and getting back into a position to potentially win [...]

Scully’s Week 14 NFL Free Picks

After a strong 3-2 ATS run last weekend during a very turbulent Sunday, James Scully returns once again with his Week 14 NFL Free Picks! Now at 28-32 ATS, Scully's ready to take you down the homestretch. *ATS (Against the Spread) / SU (Straight Up) *PK indicates pick 'em *home team in caps Indianapolis Colts -4.5 vs Houston Texans (Sunday 1 p.m. ET) Factoring in the natural home line, this spread suggests that Houston (-4.5) would be favored by less than [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

Week 13 Thursday Night Football Betting – Dallas Hosts Marching Saints

The New Orleans Saints head to Arlington to battle the suddenly streaking Dallas Cowboys in a key NFC matchup for both teams. The Saints hope to continue dominating opponents while the Cowboys look to stay atop the NFC East. The oddsmakers, however, see this as a lopsided affair in Week 13 Thursday Night Football betting with the Saints posting as a 7-point favorite. New Orleans has been on an amazing run, winning 10 straight. The Saints are 9-1 ATS in those [...]

Scott Shapiro’s Week 13 Thursday Night Analysis- Saints at Cowboys

The bye weeks are behind us meaning each squad in the National Football League has just five games left on their 2018 schedules. Some teams have little left to play for given poor performances more times than not through the first 11 games, but two of them with plenty still on the line meet on Thursday in Dallas to kick off Week 13. The New Orleans Saints are the hottest team in the league. Not only have they rattled off [...]

Week 12 NFL Power Rankings

NFL Power Rankings Week 12 1. New Orleans Saints (10-1 SU and 9-2 ATS) There just isn't much to write about when it comes to New Orleans. They are without a doubt the best team in the league because their defense is so damn good. Yes, there are flaws. The Saints allow 285.7 passing yards, the 30th worst mark in the league. People may want to say that their rushing defense is the best in the league, but they've also faced [...]