Our NFL prediction seek to counter Lady luck pulling a rabbit out of her hat for Week Two. With the Jets beating the Colts out right on Monday Night Football, the carnage of Week Two is over. Survivor pools are in disarray. Bankrolls have shrunk. This culmination of rapid fire big favorite losses is seen once every few years. This is the low spot on the bell curve. With this extreme action at an end, normalcy will start to return for football. So those with superior knowledge will now see a reassertion to their high expectation.
NFL Predictions : Start with Surprises
- Oakland at Cleveland (-3.5) Both teams won with the Raiders getting by the Baltimore Ravens. Much of the credit for that win revolves around the fact that Flacco went airborne 45 times despite the Ravens running the ball well. With Josh usurping Johnny, the Browns will be a run first team. GO with the Browns minus the points in this one.
- Implosion Bowl : Bucs at Texans (-7.5). We had the write up all set and then Tampa was part of that magic act by winning in New Orleans. The quarterback controversy will not let up a Ryan Mallet is not a vertical threat. For a chic playoff pic pre season, this team can not defensive game plan to save their lives. Carolina ran wild over them. While Winston is still feeling himself in the league, the Tampa defense is all out in full force already. The total is 40 1/2 so expect this game to go on the under side.
Finally we have fire against disfunction as the Bills go to Miami (-2.5). Even though the Pats go up big against the Bills, Buffalo has shown the resolve and fire to mount an almost impossible comeback. This was in stark contrast to the an with $60M reasons to listen. Suh had admitted to being an impromptu force and ignoring the defensive cordinators plays. Look for this drama to play out some more. Take the Bills plus the points. Good fortune with these free plays and we will see you tomorrow here at HRWager.