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 Sunday Night Football Betting Preview

In one of the most important matchups of the year, two of the best teams in the NFC clash on Sunday night. The conference leading Los Angeles Rams were supposed to be here, sitting on one loss with a month left in the NFL Regular Season. Unlike the Rams, the Bears weren’t supposed to be close to where they are with an 8-4 record and in control of the NFC North. This meeting makes for a very intriguing NFL Week 14 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

Army Black Knights Favored To Beat Navy

One of the most important traditions in college football takes place on Saturday, December 8th when the Navy Midshipmen and Army Black Knights clash on Lincoln Financial Field, home of the Philadelphia Eagles. Simply called the Army-Navy Game, the Black Knights and Midshipmen have thrown down almost every year since 1899. The first ever Army-Navy Game took place in 1890. All told, the two squads have battled 118 times with Navy winning 60, Army losing 51, and the teams tying [...]

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 [...]

Notre Dame Returns to National Title Picture After 20 Year Absence

In many ways, the history of Notre Dame Football is the history of college football. The Fighting Irish played their first game November 23, 1887, losing to rival Michigan 0-8. Since that inaugural battle, few college football programs have had the type of success like Notre Dame’s had. The Irish have won 11 national titles, including going back-to-back twice in 1929 and 1930 and again in 1946 and 1947. Among the more famous names in Notre Dame Football lore are [...]