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 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 [...]

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 Picks – Cleveland Browns vs. Houston Texans

The Browns continue to play better following the firing of head coach Hue Jackson, but the Texans have won 8-straight games to surge into contention for a top-two playoff seed in the AFC. Off a Monday Night division win over Tennessee, will the Texans continue to over achieve and pound on losing teams? More importantly, are they worth taking in NFL Week 13 picks facing a modest line? Cleveland Browns (4-6-1) at Houston Texans (8-3) Sunday Dec. 2nd – NRG Stadium, [...]

NFL Week 13 Free Picks – Where’s The Value on Sunday?

While Sunday afternoon’s early slate of games doesn't provide a true marquee matchup, there’s plenty for NFL fans to like. The Bears head to the Giants with starting quarterback Mitch Trubisky likely holding a clipboard. The Giants have been hot against the spread making the game a handicapping challenge in NFL Week 13 free picks. To be honest, this entire schedule is filled with landmine lines. Another NFC North squad, the Detroit Lions, host the 1-loss Rams in a game that [...]

Scully’s Week 13 NFL Free Picks

With just five weeks to go in the season, James Scully sits at 25-31 ATS (44.6%) but is rolling up his sleeves to deliver his Week 13 NFL Free Picks with a set of five selections for you to sink your teeth in to! *ATS (Against the Spread) / SU (Straight Up) * PK indicates pick *home team in caps Cleveland Browns +6 vs Houston Texans (Sunday 1 p.m. ET) Houston (-6) was bad to start the year, dropping the [...]

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 [...]

Titans-Texans Engage in Week 12 Monday Night Football Betting Warfare

Those expecting the Tennessee Titans and Houston Texans to put on a show equal to what we saw last week in Chiefs-Rams should probably temper expectations. However, there's a lot to dig in to here. This Week 12 Monday Night Football betting matchup has all sorts of AFC South and playoff implications, and the stakes will be highly dependent on how the Colts fare on Sunday. Both teams, however, have been tough to figure out all season. After Week 3, [...]