Tag Archive | Football

Week 10 – Playoff teams beginning to take shape

Week 10 and the playoff picture is starting to take shape. We’re not quite there yet, but some teams are beginning to show their dominance half way through the season. It will become a test in late December if they can continue that streak. Last Week’s Results Head to Head: 8-5 Against the Spread: 6-5-2 […]

Week 9 – Trade Deadline!

Week 9 and we could be looking at a couple of blowouts this weekend. The trade deadline has come and gone and there were some significant transactions to position teams down the stretch. Last Week’s Results Head to Head: 10-3 Against the Spread: 7-3-3 Season to Date Head to Head: 68-51 Against the Spread: 41-45-17 […]

Week 8 – Halfway Point!

Week 8 and some pretty big surprises at the top of the NFL standings. If the season ended today. Your NFC teams would be Philadelphia, Minnesota, New Orleans and the Rams, with the wild cards being Seattle and Green Bay. Your AFC teams would be New England, Pittsburgh, Tennessee and Kansas City, with the wild […]

Week 6 – Large Point Spread Means Trouble

Week 6 and sports books are beginning make their decisions on who are the top teams. Four games have 10 or more points. That could lead to a false sense of comfort this weekend. Pick wisely. Week 5 Results Against the Spread: 6-8 Head to Head: 6-8 Season to Date Against the Spread: 25-28-8 Head […]

Week 3 – Power Rankings Roller Coaster

Week 3 and we’re starting to see teams begin to see who they really are and not who they pretend to be in the pre-season.  Power rankings have the Falcons and Lions rising while the Cowboys and Giants fall out of the top 5.  No doubt, there will be more jockeying as the season goes […]

Week 2 – Back to a full 16 games!

Week 2 of Smooth’s NFL Football Picks and last weekend was one of the worst opening weekends in 10 years.  Much of it has to do with the boycott of the league for its stance on free agent QB Colin Kaepernick.   I’ll have a blog entry on the topic later this weekend.  We were pretty […]

Canadian Cable & Satellite Viewers Shut Out of NFL Sunday Ticket and Red Zone!

Canadian Cable & Satellite Viewers Shut Out of NFL Sunday Ticket and Red Zone!

Industry leaders will be looking at how the DAZN deal in Canada will affect future rights agreements with other sports leagues in the United States.