Looking ahead to week 5, I have been thinking of different strategies that people have in selecting their 5 picks each week. Pick a high-flying favorite, or a huge underdog on the slim chance they pull off the upset? Pick the team that can score points or the team that doesn’t give up any? In [...]
Week 4 is upon us! Week 4 saddens me a bit every year, as it is the first bye week on the schedule and serves as a reminder that we’re nearly 25% through the regular season. Every Sunday, I turn on RedZone with unbridled anticipation of watching an amazing day of professional men’s tackle football, [...]
WEEK 4 LOCKS 3 weeks into the 2015 NFL Season, 6 teams remain undefeated ATS: Arizona, Atlanta, Carolina and Green Bay are all a perfect 3-0-0 ATS, while New England and Pittsburgh are 2-0-1 after they landed on the ±7 point spread on the opening Thursday. On the other hand, there are 5 teams yet [...]
Wow…it was only a couple years ago the 49ers went in the Super Bowl. My how times have changed as they find themselves on the wrong end of the “monster pick of the week.” The AZ Cardinals rolling behind Carson Palmer…47-7!
Who saw this coming? No doubt (as evidenced by #Cover5Nation) that people predicted Utah covering the spread and maybe even squeezing out a win but a 42 point blowout? Couple that with the fact the Utes were a 10.5 underdog and what do you have??? The Cover5 Monster Pick of the Week!
I was helping my folks clean out their basement last week and stumbled across my original notes for Cover5 when I first started this game for my friends and family way back when… For those new to Cover5, I created it out of personal frustration from the lack of exciting “games or office pools” available [...]