Picking a home team, as well as a road team, is the norm for this article. Full of excitement over the long-awaited arrival of another NFL season, though, I’m staking double the claim this week!
Kansas City @ New England (-16.5):
Perennial Super Bowl contender looking to make a statement to the rest of the sports-watching world after falling just short of another championship … hosting a rebuilding team many expect will earn that #1 pick in the ’09 draft. The Chiefs get only as far as LJ’s legs carry them, while
It’s possible Michael Turner guts
It’ll be very interesting to see how disruptive the upgraded Browns D-line can be against one of the best offenses in the league. Regardless, Romo’s too good and the Cowboys’ T.O./Witten combo platter too dominant for largely untested corners such as
In a new stadium, the Colts have the privilege of hosting a very shaky Bears team. Teams that get the better of Indy tend to run the ball well, which isn’t out of the question for
here you go, each Vinnie special
minus the points. Perhaps next week there’ll be a good upset or two to highlight …