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Report Card: 2017 Win Total Primer

Back on 7 September 2017, mere hours before the NFL season kicked off, I published my Win Total Primer as a user guide to each team in the NFL. That SportsIntel.net maiden voyage was a 2,336 word behemoth that saw me making willy nilly predictions for

NFL Week Seventeen After Action Report (AAR)

Upsets galore means an unlikely playoff picture has emerged. The Bengals upended the Ravens which means the Bills are in for the first time since 1999, the Titans squeaked by the Jaguars as Blake Bortles continued to unravel, and the Falcons beat the Panthers keeping

NFL Week 17

Week 17 NFL Picks

Back in 2010, the NFL adjusted its scheduling parameters to specify that every team must play a division opponent in Week 17. The idea was that teams would be less likely to rest players. With little to nothing on the line for many teams in

NFL Week 16 Recap: 5 Things I Think

We’ll try to keep it short this week . . . 1- The NFL is going off the reservation with scheduling here at the end of the season We’re treading into unfamiliar territory this year in terms of NFL scheduling. This holiday weekend featured the first

Week 15 NFL Picks

Week 15 kicked off with Brock Osweiler coming on in relief of the injured Trevor Siemian to smoke the Indianapolis Colts who led 10-0 when #17 entered. If the rest of the games have that kind of surprise waiting for us, we’re in for a

Sunday Rapid Reactions

The Sunday after Thanksgiving features the lightest slate of games of the entire NFL calendar. Here are 11 thoughts for the 11 games we saw prior to SNF today: 1- Falcons over Bucs 34-20 at home. Top QBs in this game: 1- Matt Ryan, 2- Mohamed

NFL Week 11 After Action Report (AAR)

It was an ugly weekend for Packer fans. I know, trust me. I believe this loss was the first time the Packers have been shut out at home in 11 years. I’m sad to have witnessed it, but we can only go up from here…

NFL Week 11 Recap: 5 Things I Think

The easy headline from a strange Week 11 is probably the dominance of Minnesota against fellow NFC stalwart Los Angeles, but that wasn’t a particularly interesting game so I don’t feel compelled to write about it. Here are five items I am mulling over on

NFL Week 11 Picks

Week 11 is the last of the season where we have a diminished slate due to teams on bye, meaning that, starting on Thanksgiving Day, we get the full 16 games per weekend for the remainder of the season. It also brings 2017’s final game

NFL Week Ten After Action Report (AAR)

With week ten in the books, the playoff races begin to emerge. There’s a lot at stake for some of these teams heading into week eleven, but first, let’s take a look at how our predictions fared here at SportsIntel. Once again, we’ll start with