When thinking about my NFL Week 4 picks against the spread, I kept reflecting on last week, and a two-word phrase kept coming to mind: go figure.
The Green Bay Packers scored 30 straight points, were up by 16 and lost on a 58-yard fumble return.
The Oakland Raiders were proven to be tougher competition for the Indianapolis Colts than the San Francisco 49ers.
The Carolina Panthers, who had averaged 15 points a game over the first two weeks of the season, manhandled the New York Giants by 38.
Go fi—Actually, after the Giants gave up 77 points in the first two games, I probably should have seen that coming.
Anyway, they say it's always darkest before the dawn. Well, dear readers, it's pitch black here.
But my Week 4 picks are where it all turns around. At least, that's what I figure.
Last Week's Record: 5-10-1
Season Record: 18-28-2
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