1. Last-Minute Predictions for NFL Week 15

    Just three weeks remain in the 2013 NFL season, and playoff berths and jobs are on the line. It makes for compelling theater...

    Nick Kostos Written by Nick Kostos about 10 months ago 28,737 reads 51 comments

  2. The Friday Clock-Watcher's Guide to NFL Week 15

    As I've detailed previously, we are currently in the worst work period of the year. Christmas and the vacation time that comes with it is so close that we can taste it, but it's still so, so far away...

    Nick Kostos Written by Nick Kostos about 10 months ago 863 reads 2 comments

  3. Hot Seat Watch for NFL Players, Coaches After Week 14

    It's December, which means the proverbial "hot seat" for certain coaches and players throughout the league begins to catch fire. The season is almost over, and an unfortunate part of the business is that people will be losing their jobs...

    Nick Kostos Written by Nick Kostos about 11 months ago 9,591 reads 31 comments

  4. Last-Minute Predictions for NFL Week 14

    Week 14 of the 2013 NFL season should feature a number of competitive contests. Minnesota at Baltimore, Cleveland at New England, Kansas City at Washington and Tennessee at Denver look to be fairly straightforward...

    Nick Kostos Written by Nick Kostos about 11 months ago 19,631 reads 61 comments

  5. The Friday Clock-Watcher's Guide to NFL Week 14

    I'd argue that the three weeks in between Thanksgiving and Christmas are the worst time of the year to be in the office. First, you're coming off a holiday weekend in Thanksgiving where you eat and drink yourself into submission...

    Nick Kostos Written by Nick Kostos about 11 months ago 10,390 reads 19 comments

  6. Updated Super Bowl Odds for Every NFL Team Heading into Week 14

    Thanksgiving is officially in the books, and the 2013 NFL season is officially in the stretch run. Over the next few weeks, playoff teams and seeding will be determined, and we'll ...

    Nick Kostos Written by Nick Kostos about 11 months ago 198,169 reads 235 comments

  7. Last-Minute Predictions for NFL Week 13

    With Thanksgiving behind us, each Week 13 game is critical. While the 9-2 Saints and 10-1 Seahawks are fighting for home-field advantage in the NFC, the 5-6 Jets and 5-6 Dolphins are just trying to survive in the muddled AFC playoff picture...

    Nick Kostos Written by Nick Kostos about 11 months ago 31,373 reads 53 comments

  8. Updated Super Bowl Odds for Every NFL Team Heading into Week 13

    Thanksgiving week is here, and that means we've officially entered the stretch run of the 2013 season. Now is the time where playoff teams begin to separate themselves from the pack...

    Nick Kostos Written by Nick Kostos about 11 months ago 175,550 reads 189 comments

  9. Last-Minute Predictions for NFL Week 12

    It's almost Thanksgiving, and that means it's officially time for the stretch run of one of the most unpredictable NFL seasons in recent memory...

    Nick Kostos Written by Nick Kostos about 11 months ago 24,463 reads 33 comments

  10. The Friday Clock-Watcher's Guide to NFL Week 12

    Honestly, is there a more horrendous time of the year to be stuck in the office than the holiday season? Not only is it dark for approximately 23 hours a day, but you just can't ...

    Nick Kostos Written by Nick Kostos about 11 months ago 12,877 reads 47 comments

  11. Updated Super Bowl Odds for Every NFL Team Heading into Week 12

    The stretch run of the NFL season is officially at hand, and the playoff races in each conference are starting to heat up. We're starting to find out which teams are contenders and which are pretenders...

    Nick Kostos Written by Nick Kostos about 11 months ago 121,965 reads 165 comments

  12. Last-Minute Predictions for NFL Week 11

    Week 11 is shaping up to be one of the best of the season. In particular, the two prime-time games are both spectacular, with the Kansas City Chiefs vs. Denver Broncos and New England Patriots vs...

    Nick Kostos Written by Nick Kostos about 11 months ago 32,454 reads 69 comments

  13. The Friday Clock-Watcher's Guide to NFL Week 11

    I have a confession to make. My name is Nick Kostos . I'm 30 years old, and I'm exhausted. You know, it's truly incredible. As you get older, it doesn't matter how many hours you sleep...

    Nick Kostos Written by Nick Kostos about 11 months ago 3,046 reads 3 comments

  14. Updated Super Bowl Odds for Every NFL Team Heading into Week 11

    When the days grow colder and the nights grow longer, it means the NFL season is entering the stretch run. Week 11 is upon us, and it's time for teams to start peaking in advance of the postseason...

    Nick Kostos Written by Nick Kostos about 11 months ago 98,123 reads 131 comments

  15. Last-Minute Predictions for NFL Week 10

    We've officially entered the second half of the NFL season, which means an already zany 2013 campaign is about to get even more unpredictable...

    Nick Kostos Written by Nick Kostos about 12 months ago 21,439 reads 29 comments

  16. The Friday Clock-Watcher's Guide to NFL Week 10

    We've reached the point on the calendar where, for most of the country, it's absolutely freezing by the time you leave work. Not to mention that once 5 p.m...

    Nick Kostos Written by Nick Kostos about 12 months ago 5,334 reads 6 comments

  17. Updated Super Bowl Odds for Every NFL Team Heading into Week 10

    The midseason point of the NFL season is officially behind us, meaning that the second half of the season is here. It's time for the stretch run...

    Nick Kostos Written by Nick Kostos about 12 months ago 142,961 reads 87 comments

  18. Last-Minute Predictions for NFL Week 9

    We've reached the midway point of the NFL season, and it was a wildly unpredictable first half, one of the most volatile in recent memory...

    Nick Kostos Written by Nick Kostos about 12 months ago 42,169 reads 52 comments

  19. The Friday Clock-Watcher's Guide to NFL Week 9

    As the days grow longer and the nights grow colder, time spent at the office is more brutal then ever. There are some days where it seems like all the coffee in Columbia wouldn't be enough to keep you awake...

    Nick Kostos Written by Nick Kostos about 12 months ago 10,493 reads 9 comments

  20. Midseason Super Bowl Odds for Every NFL Team

    The midway mark of the 2013 NFL season is upon us, and while the first half of the campaign was great, the second half promises to be even better...

    Nick Kostos Written by Nick Kostos about 12 months ago 84,792 reads 74 comments

  21. Last-Minute Predictions for NFL Week 8

    We're nearing the midway point of the NFL season, and even with teams beginning to flesh out as either contenders or pretenders, the sport is still wildly unpredictable. Despite that fact, I will do my best to forecast the weekend's action...

    Nick Kostos Written by Nick Kostos about 12 months ago 33,963 reads 44 comments

  22. The Friday Clock-Watcher's Guide to NFL Week 8

    I don't know about you, but damn I'm tired. It's been a long, long week at the office, and the only thing worse than a long week at the office is when you leave the aforementioned office and it's dark and cold outside...

    Nick Kostos Written by Nick Kostos about 12 months ago 8,305 reads 12 comments

  23. Updated Super Bowl Odds for Every NFL Team Heading into Week 8

    It's hard to believe, but the NFL season is now seven weeks old. Time flies when you're having fun. Despite one of the worst games in recent memory (thanks, Vikings and Giants!), ...

    Nick Kostos Written by Nick Kostos about 12 months ago 304,789 reads 325 comments

  24. Last-Minute Predictions for NFL Week 7

    Week 7 of the NFL season is at hand, and playoff teams are starting to separate themselves from the pretenders. While it's always difficult to make predictions about the world's most unpredictable sport, I will, as always, give it my best shot...

    Nick Kostos Written by Nick Kostos about 1 year ago 30,440 reads 58 comments

  25. The Friday Clock-Watcher's Guide to NFL Week 7

    I don't know about you, but I get a little depressed once the inevitable happens. The inevitable is, of course, when you leave the office around 5 p.m. to find that it's dark outside...

    Nick Kostos Written by Nick Kostos about 1 year ago 17,943 reads 13 comments