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Smooth’s NFL Football Picks – Week 11 – “Lo Siento Mucho, Mexico”.

Smooth’s NFL Football Picks – Week 11 – “Lo Siento Mucho, Mexico”.

  Week 11 and a tough break for NFL fans in Mexico City. The Monday night game between Kansas City and the Rams was moved to the LA Coliseum because of poor conditions of the playing surface. A month ago, Estadio Azteca hosted a concert featuring Shakira and fans pretty much tore up the field. […]

Smooth’s NFL Football Picks: Week 10 – Dez Finally Has a Home

Smooth’s NFL Football Picks: Week 10 – Dez Finally Has a Home

Week 10 and Dez Bryant finally found a home. He signed with the New Orleans Saints on Wednesday. That gives Drew Brees even more weapons in his arsenal en route to a possible Super Bowl appearance. He already has one ring, and with him possibly looking at the end of his career this season, and […]

Smooth’s NFL Football Picks – Week 9 – Trade Deadline

Smooth’s NFL Football Picks – Week 9 – Trade Deadline

Week 9 and the trade deadline has come and gone. Unlike baseball, football trades doesn’t have as much excitement unless it’s a big name and it’s for a key position. You don’t see too many trades of QB’s where their impact is immediate. Most transactions involve a big name position player for a high or […]

Smooth’s NFL Football Picks – Week 8, Power Rankings

Smooth’s NFL Football Picks – Week 8, Power Rankings

Week 8 and we’re almost at the halfway point of the season. The power rankings are out and as expected, the undefeated Rams are at the top spot followed by New England, Kansas City, New Orleans and Minnesota. The Bottom five are the Giants, Buffalo, Arizona, San Francisco and Oakland. Taking the biggest tumble was […]

Smooth’s NFL Football Picks – Week 7 “Tally Ho!”

Smooth’s NFL Football Picks – Week 7 “Tally Ho!”

 Week seven and the NFL begins its second week of games in England. Last week, Seattle and Oakland played at Wembley Stadium in London. This week, Tennessee and the Chargers take their turn, with Philadelphia and Jacksonville heading across the Atlantic next weekend. The league has been playing games in London for over 10 years […]

Smooth’s NFL Football Picks – Week 6, The End of the Line for Ereck Flowers in NY

Smooth’s NFL Football Picks – Week 6, The End of the Line for Ereck Flowers in NY

Week 6 and we have to talk about the Ereck Flowers situation on the Giants. Management finally pulled the plug on the four year veteran sending him packing. Many in Big Blue Nation is relieved to hear of his release. He was picked in the first round of the 2015 draft by then GM Jerry […]

Smooth’s NFL Football Picks – Week 5

Smooth’s NFL Football Picks – Week 5

Week 5 and in the last 4 weeks, the league has seen 6 games go into overtime, three just last weekend. Of those 6, two ended in ties, and some NFL bloggers are calling for a change to the overtime rules, preferably to rules similar to college football where eventually, there will be a winner. […]