Sunday, December 28, 2014

NFL Playoffs & TV Schedule

From the NFL:

NFL Wild Card Weekend
Saturday, Jan. 3
NFC: 4:35 PM (ET) Arizona at Carolina (ESPN)
AFC: 8:15 PM (ET) Baltimore at Pittsburgh (NBC)

Sunday, Jan. 4

AFC: 1:05 PM (ET) Cincinnati at Indianapolis (CBS)
NFC: 4:40 PM (ET) Detroit at Dallas (FOX)

NFL Divisional Playoffs
Saturday, Jan. 10
AFC: 4:35 PM (ET) Baltimore/Cincinnati/Indianapolis at New England (NBC)
NFC: 8:15 PM (ET) Detroit/Arizona/Carolina at Seattle (FOX)

Sunday, Jan. 11

NFC: 1:05 PM (ET) Dallas/Carolina/Arizona at Green Bay (FOX)
AFC: 4:40 PM (ET) Cincinnati/Pittsburgh/Indianapolis at Denver (CBS)

The NFC (FOX, 3:05 PM ET) and AFC (CBS, 6:40 PM ET) Championship Games will be played on Sunday, Jan. 18.

The 2015 Pro Bowl (ESPN, 8:00 PM ET) will be played on Sunday, Jan. 25 and Super Bowl XLIX on Sunday, Feb. 1 (NBC, 6:30 PM ET), both at University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale, Arizona.

Thursday, December 11, 2014

NFL Picks - Week 15

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Cardinals at Rams (Thursday 8:25pm)
This has trap game written all over it for the Cardinals. 
Winner: Rams

Dolphins at Patriots (Sunday 1pm)

It's a hat and t-shirt game for the Patriots and they rarely lose when presented a chance to clinch a Division Title.
Winner: Patriots

Steelers at Falcons (Sunday 1pm)

The Steelers are so up and down that after last Sunday's rout in Cincy, it's time for them to stink it up.
Winner: Falcons

Jaguars at Ravens (Sunday 1pm)

Consider this a semi-bye week for Baltimore.
Winner: Ravens

Packers at Bills (Sunday 1pm)

This will be tougher than you think for Green Bay.  Just ask the Broncos.
Winner: Packers

Bucs at Panthers (Sunday 1pm)

Sadly, the Panthers continue to be in the race with a win here.  Win it for Cam, they say!
Winner: Panthers

Bengals at Browns (Sunday 1pm)

Chant it with us - "John-ny Foot-ball (clap clap clap clap clap)."  The legend grows immensely this Sunday.
Winner: Browns

Texans at Colts (Sunday 1pm)

If the Texans only had a QB, this one would be a prime upset special.
Winner: Colts

Raiders at Chiefs (Sunday 1pm)

Stayin' alive in KC.
Winner: Chiefs

Redskins at Giants (Sunday 1pm)

Washington just wants this season to be all over as soon as possible.
Winner: Giants

Broncos at Chargers (Sunday 4pm)

Elimination game for San Diego. Look ahead to 2015.
Winner: Broncos

Jets at Titans (Sunday 4pm)

Chris Johnson comes home to run all over the Titans!
Winner: Jets

49ers at Seahawks (Sunday 4:25pm)

The search for a new coach in SF begins in earnest after this one.
Winner: Seahawks

Vikings at Lions (Sunday 4:25pm)

It's almost clinching time in Detroit.
Winner: Lions

Cowboys at Eagles (Sunday 8:30pm)

If it's primetime Sunday night late in the season, it's time for the Cowboys to lose.
Winner: Eagles

Saints at Bears (Monday 8:30pm)

Disappointment Bowl 2014.
Winner: Bears

Last week: 8-8
Season: 137-69-1

Thursday, December 04, 2014

NFL Picks - Week 14

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Cowboys at Bears (Thursday 8:25pm)

It's already playoff time for Dallas. Must win for Bears too - just to be relevant.
Winner: Cowboys

Steelers at Bengals (Sunday 1pm)

The Bengals lead the division at 8-3-1, but do you really trust them in a big spot?
Winner: Bengals

Colts at Browns (Sunday 1pm)

Everything says Colts here.  So.....
Winner: Browns

Bucs at Lions (Sunday 1pm)

Finally, the Lions get a breather.
Winner: Lions

Texans at Jaguars (Sunday 1pm)

Do you really think Ryan Fitzpatrick can throw 5 TD's again?
Winner: Jaguars

Ravens at Dolphins (Sunday 1pm)

Loser is probably out of the mix in the AFC Playoff Race. Huge loss for Baltimore not having Haloti Ngata (PED suspension).
Winner: Dolphins

Jets at Vikings (Sunday 1pm)

Will Rex Ryan let Geno Smith throw the ball this week?
Winner: Vikings

Panthers at Saints (Sunday 1pm)

New Orleans finally looked like itself last Sunday at Pittsburgh. Reality or just a mirage?
Winner: Saints

Giants at Titans (Sunday 1pm)

It's just not the G-Men's season is it?!
Winner: Titans

Rams at Redskins (Sunday 1pm)

St.Louis routed the Raiders, 52-0 last Sunday.  Back to reality this Sunday?
Winner: Rams

Chiefs at Cardinals (Sunday 4pm)

Good spot for the Cards to get the ship righted.
Winner: Cardinals

Bills at Broncos (Sunday 4pm)

Denver may not need to throw a pass in this one. Run left.  Run right.  Run middle.
Winner: Broncos

49ers at Raiders (Sunday 4:25pm)

Maybe Oakland could trade for Jim Harbaugh during the middle of this one and save us all the rumor mill for the next 2 months.
Winner: 49ers

Seahawks at Eagles (Sunday 4:25pm)

Game of the day, part 1.  If Seattle is really back, this one will prove it.
Winner: Eagles

Patriots at Chargers (Sunday 8:30pm)

Game of the day, part 2.  Playoff lives and seeding on the line.  Should be a shootout!
Winner: Patriots

Falcons at Packers (Monday 8:30pm)

Atlanta slayed the first place Cards last Sunday. There will be no such luck heading into Mr. Rodgers' neighborhood on Monday night.
Winner: Packers

Last week: 8-8
Season: 129-61-1