1. New Orleans Saints vs. Atlanta Falcons: Spread Analysis and Pick Prediction

    The New Orleans Saints enter the 2014 NFL season as the prohibitive favorites to win the NFC South title and will kick things off with a divisional battle against the Atlanta Falcons at the Georgia Dome...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Mike Pickett about 14 days ago 8,713 reads 1 comments

  2. Cleveland Browns vs. Pittsburgh Steelers: Spread Analysis and Pick Prediction

    Now that all the hoopla surrounding Cleveland Browns rookie quarterback Johnny Manziel has appeared to die down, the team can focus on the difficult task of trying to win ...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Mike Pickett about 14 days ago 7,455 reads 2 comments

  3. Buffalo Bills vs. Chicago Bears: Spread Analysis and Pick Prediction

    The Chicago Bears open the regular season at home against the Buffalo Bills and will unveil a revamped defense against a team that continued its offensive struggles from 2013 in the preseason...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Mike Pickett about 14 days ago 10,678 reads 0 comments

  4. NFL Picks Week 1: Vegas Odds Not Worth the Gamble from Opening Slate

    Foolish bettors throw money into the fire pit that is Week 1 of the NFL season. As one can probably guess, the cash is never seen again...

    Chris  Roling Written by Chris Roling about 14 days ago 1,901 reads 0 comments

  5. Week 1 NFL Picks: Predictions on Vegas' Mid-Week Betting Odds and Lines

    The last Sunday that featured a meaningful NFL game was Groundhog Day when the Seattle Seahawks and Denver Broncos squared off for the Super Bowl title...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 14 days ago 7,099 reads 0 comments

  6. Minnesota Vikings vs. St. Louis Rams: Betting Odds Analysis and Pick Prediction

    The St. Louis Rams played in the toughest division in football last year and almost went .500. That's not too bad for a team that went 2-14 just three seasons ago and still can't keep its supposed starting quarterback healthy...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Mike Pickett about 14 days ago 10,944 reads 2 comments

  7. Jacksonville Jaguars vs. Philadelphia Eagles: Betting Odds Analysis, Pick

    The Philadelphia Eagles won the NFC East in their first season under head coach Chip Kelly and enter this season with intentions on getting further than the first round of the playoffs...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Mike Pickett about 14 days ago 6,707 reads 0 comments

  8. Green Bay Packers vs. Seattle Seahawks: Spread Analysis and Pick Prediction

    Over the last 20 years, defending Super Bowl champions are 18-2 but only 11-9 ATS in their season openers, an indication that perhaps they're being overrated on the betting lines...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Mike Pickett about 14 days ago 26,069 reads 0 comments

  9. Cincinnati Bengals vs. Baltimore Ravens: Spread Analysis and Pick Prediction

    The Cincinnati Bengals get right down to the nasty business of defending their AFC North title when they open their season Sunday afternoon with a tough divisional road game at M&T Bank Stadium against the Baltimore Ravens...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Mike Pickett about 14 days ago 6,150 reads 2 comments

  10. NFL Picks Week 1: Updated Lines and Final Score Predictions for All Games

    The 2014 NFL season begins on Thursday, and uncertainty continues to surround many of the league's teams. Some look to have significantly improved over the offseason, and other look to be in line for a step backward...

    Sean ODonnell Written by Sean ODonnell about 14 days ago 16,661 reads 2 comments

  11. NFL Week 1 Picks: Latest Predictions for Updated Spreads

    Only the best of the best stand a chance when it comes to NFL Week 1 spreads. That's not meant to discredit the efforts of any and all bettors, but the first week of any sport's ...

    Chris  Roling Written by Chris Roling about 14 days ago 25,806 reads 2 comments

  12. NFL Picks Week 1: Bleacher Report's Expert Consensus Picks

    It's the most wonderful time of the year. No, not Christmas, although stores will probably start putting out decorations any day now...

    Gary Davenport Written by Gary Davenport about 14 days ago 261,812 reads 332 comments

  13. Bleacher Report's NFL All-Rookie Team Predictions

    The countdown has almost reached zero. In one day, the 2014 NFL season begins. It's been a long offseason, a hot summer filled with unimaginable horrors. Baseball. Tennis. Golf...

    Gary Davenport Written by Gary Davenport about 14 days ago 49,968 reads 134 comments

  14. NFL Picks Week 1: Breaking Down Top Divisional Clashes of Opening Week

    As if the simple fact football is back is not enough, the NFL has lined the Week 1 schedule with critical divisional contests that will have a ripple effect on the landscape of the league and the rest of the season...

    Chris  Roling Written by Chris Roling about 15 days ago 1,193 reads 0 comments

  15. Week 1 NFL Picks: Latest Betting Odds, Vegas Spreads and Projections

    The 2014 NFL regular season begins on Thursday after what seemed like a never-ending offseason. We are awarded for our wait—impatient as it was—with the return of our favorite teams to the gridiron...

    Sean ODonnell Written by Sean ODonnell about 15 days ago 5,060 reads 0 comments

  16. NFL Odds: Week 1 Opening Lines Favor Seahawks, Broncos

    NFL Week 1 kicks off in Seattle on Thursday night, with the Seahawks pegged as early 5.5-point favorites over the Green Bay Packers. The Seahawks begin pursuit of a second straight Super Bowl victory over a Packers club that struggled in 2013...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Mike Pickett about 15 days ago 11,769 reads 0 comments

  17. NFL Picks Week 1: Game-by-Game Advice for Current Vegas Spreads

    With the arrival of Week 1 of the 2014 NFL season comes Vegas and a wealth of spreads as well, which presents bettors an opportunity to make some serious coin right away. But an inordinate number of miserable bets come along for the ride, too...

    Chris  Roling Written by Chris Roling about 15 days ago 8,980 reads 0 comments

  18. Bleacher Report's Preseason NFL All-Pro Team

    The long wait for football is almost over. In two short days, the Green Bay Packers and Seattle Seahawks will kick off the 2014 campaign. This Sunday will mark the first of 17 straight weeks of exciting NFL action...

    Gary Davenport Written by Gary Davenport about 15 days ago 54,642 reads 169 comments

  19. Week 1 NFL Picks: Early Odds, Over-Under Projections and Score Predictions

    From now until Feb. 1, every Sunday will feature football to fill the day. As for the other six days, we'll spend those predicting the outcome of every NFL game. Picking NFL contests are just as much a tradition as watching the games themselves...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 16 days ago 26,413 reads 3 comments

  20. Bleacher Report's Preseason NFL Award Predictions

    Football season has arrived. The first weekend of college football action is in the books. Before the week's out, the NFL will also have kicked off the 2014 campaign...

    Gary Davenport Written by Gary Davenport about 16 days ago 188,245 reads 385 comments

  21. Kansas City Chiefs vs. Green Bay Packers: Packers Preseason Week 4 Game Preview

    The Green Bay Packers ' thoroughly impressive preseason campaign hit a snag this past week when the team learned of nose tackle B.J. Raji's season-ending right biceps tear and a knee injury that will sideline center JC Tretter for 5-6 weeks...

    Jason Hirschhorn Written by Jason Hirschhorn about 22 days ago 6,350 reads 4 comments

  22. NFL Preseason Schedule 2014: TV Info, Final-Score Predictions for All Matchups

    One more week. NFL fans must endure just one more week of preseason football before advancing to the games that count...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 22 days ago 5,015 reads 0 comments

  23. San Diego Chargers Preseason: Week 3 Stock Report

    From ballyhooed prospects to established veterans, several San Diego Chargers have been anything but predictable this offseason...

    Max Garland Written by Max Garland about 23 days ago 3,425 reads 5 comments

  24. NFL Preseason Betting Odds Preview: Colts Favored vs. Saints, 49ers Chalk vs. SD

    The Indianapolis Colts will look for their first win when they host the New Orleans Saints in Week 3 of NFL preseason action. The 0-2 Colts are 2...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Mike Pickett about 28 days ago 959 reads 1 comments