Super Bowl LIV finishes the NFL's 100th season with a matchup intertwining the league's past and its future. The Kansas City Chiefs are in the big game for the first time in 50 years; they're also one half of the sport's first Super Bowl matchup in 1967 against the Packers.
These are the lines to like betting the NFL Week 8 and College Football Week 9. Here are our football locks of the week, as well as the numbers to know when picking games for Saturday and Sunday. This week’s locks include banking on Georgia’s rushing attack in the Cocktail Party, betting against the Bills QB situation on Monday night, riding the Purdue-engineered rocket to road victory and riding the Chiefs’ bandwagon until the wheels fall off.
These are the lines to like in betting the NFL Week 7 and College Football Week 8. Here are our football locks of the week, as well as the numbers to know when picking games for Saturday and Sunday. This week’s locks include betting on the home team in low-scoring games at Michigan State and at LSU, and riding the hottest QBs in football with New England’s Tom Brady and Kansas City’s Patrick Mahomes II.
These are the lines to like in betting the NFL Week 6 and College Football Week 7. Here are our football locks of the week, as well as the numbers to know when picking games for Saturday and Sunday. This week’s locks include a shootout between Patrick Mahomes and Tom Brady, an SEC East party in Nashville, the Raiders continuing to struggle against the Seahawks in London, and the Rainbow Warriors hanging 10 (or within 11) at QB-YU.
The holidays are a time for gift giving. For most NFL players, the ultimate prize is the Vince Lombardi Trophy given to the winning team in the Super Bowl. Outsdie of the highest honor in team sports, however, individual awards are pretty sweet.
We’ve made a list and checked it twice to determine which players are deserving of recognition — and the corresponding trophy-case hardware — for their performances in 2013.
The 2013 NFL season has already reached halftime — but not the one Bruno Mars will be performing at during Super Bowl XLVIII in New York. It’s way too early to start engraving the hardware, but after the first four games, these are the playmakers who have distinguished themselves as award-worthy:
West Virginia quarterback Geno Smith ran a 4.59 in the 40-yard dash and threw the ball well at the NFL Scouting Combine, making his case to be the No. 1 overall pick of coach Andy Reid and the Kansas City Chiefs at the NFL Draft on April 25.</p>
West Virginia quarterback Geno Smith entered the NFL Scouting Combine already perceived as the best passer in a clustered Class of 2013 — a group of signal-callers that includes USC’s Matt Barkley, NC State’s Mike Glennon, Florida State’s E.J. Manuel, Arkansas’ Tyler Wilson, Oklahoma’s Landry Jones, Syracuse’s Ryan Nassib and Tennessee’s Tyler Bray.
Matt Ryan’s homecoming could not have gone much better. A product of Philadelphia’s William Penn Charter School, “Matty Ice” led the Atlanta Falcons to a 30–17 statement victory against the Philadelphia Eagles at Lincoln Financial Field in the “City of Brotherly Love.”
The Philadelphia Eagles have already declared the Dream Team “dead”, but they only meant the nickname, not the team itself. They still remain confident that they’re talented enough and have enough time to turn their sinking ship around.