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Your 2017 St. Louis Cardinals: Best and Worst Case Scenarios for Every Key Player

We’re close enough to the start of Spring Training to start diving deeper into the Cardinals Best/Worst case performances and we know enough about how the team will look so this isn’t an exercise in futility or massive projection. Sure, there’s some projection involved but what would you expect at this time of year? I’ll keep commentary brief because I ...

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Your Friday NFL Fix and Picks: Lions-Cowboys MNF Will Be a Close One; Packers Keep Rolling

Happy Holidays! Once again, I’m gonna jump right into the picks this week…with comments on the games that grab my attention. NY Giants (-2.5) @ Philadelphia (Whoops. Not a great start to the week.) Miami @ Buffalo (-4.5) (Dolphins in Buffalo in late December without their starting QB…not great.) NY Jets @ New England (-16.5) Tennessee (-5) @ Jacksonville (Jags ...

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Your Friday Football Fix and Picks: Must-Win for Packers, Seattle Drubs Rams

Once again, I’m gonna jump right into the picks this week…with comments on the games that grab my attention. Los Angeles @ Seattle (-16) (Easiest winner of the week! Fisher is gone but the suckiness remains.) Miami (-2.5) @ NY Jets Green Bay (-5.5) @ Chicago (Critical game for the Packers, they can’t afford to flub this one. They pretty much ...

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Your Friday Football Fix and Picks: Indy Will Win at Home, Chiefs Are Super Bowl Contenders

Once again, I’m gonna jump right into the picks this week…with comments on the games that grab my attention. Oakland @ Kansas City (-3.5) (Early winner! Plus the Chiefs look like a legit Super Bowl contender.) Chicago @ Detroit (-7) Pittsburgh (-3) @ Buffalo (Tough game on the road for the Steelers. Buffalo can run it but Pittsburgh can run ...

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Your Friday Football Fix and Picks: NFL Week 13 and College Championship Edition

Now that we’ve covered the Jaime Garcia trade, I’m going to jump right into this week’s picks…with comments on the games that grab my attention. NFL Week 13 Dallas (-3) @ Minnesota (Man, that late touchdown by the Vikings got me!) Detroit @ New Orleans (-6) (Huge game for both teams but a little less huge for the Lions with the ...

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Cardinals Get More Than Expected in Garcia Trade

I want to throw in my two cents on the Jaime Garcia trade that came down yesterday… Here’s the deal: Jaime Garcia to the Braves for the following prospects: Right handed pitchers Chris Ellis and John Gant, and second baseman Luke Dykstra. The Braves are clearly trying to add some stability to their rotation this offseason and Garcia certainly gives them something more ...

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Your Friday Football Fix and Picks: Seahawks Roll, Rams Continue Slide, Shootout at Wash St.

Once again, I’m gonna jump right into the picks this week…with comments on the games that grab my attention. Hope you had a great Thanksgiving! NFL Week 12 Minnesota @ Detroit (-2.5) (Exciting game…too bad it was a loss for me!) Washington @ Dallas (-7) (Just as I thought…Dallas wins but Washington scores enough to beat the spread.) Pittsburgh (-8) ...

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Your Friday Football Fix and Picks: Cardinals Offense Blanks Vikes, Lions May Choke, LSU-Florida a Close One

Once again, I’m gonna jump right into the picks this week…with comments on the games that grab my attention. NFL Week 11 New Orleans @ Carolina (-3) (Nothing to brag about here! Vegas nailed it.) Pittsburgh (-8) @ Cleveland (This line seems low. The Browns are historically bad and I’d think this spread should be double digits. It’s too easy. ...

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