Considering that favorites were dropping all over the NFL in Week 2 Nostrathomas was thrilled to finish the week 9-7 straight-up and 8-8 against the spread. Record for the 2015 season is now 22-10 straight-up and 21-11 against the spread.
Week 3 presents nine teams that will be attempting to stay undefeated, nine that will be attempting to win their first game of 2015 and a few that will try to keep their playoff dreams from dying until the leaves fall.
Remember, as always these predictions are for entertainment purposes only. If you lose money you have only yourself to blame and should have listened to your mother about the evils of gambling. If you win Nostrathomas reminds you that generosity is food for the soul…
Who the man? Nostrathomas the man! Nostrathomas can talk big after going 13-3 both straight-up and against the spread in Week 1.
As for this week, everyone starts Week 2 back at 0-0, unless you missed on Thursday night’s game, which, in that case you start 0-1
Denver Broncos @ Kansas City Chiefs -3
Nostrathomas had no faith in Peyton Manning’s ability to win in Kansas City after his dismal performance against the Ravens. Even though Manning put up 256-yards passing and an 86.9 Passer Rating, Nostrathomas stands by that analysis. Manning was shot-putting passes all night. (Are receivers allowed to call for fair catches?)…
All you fans who have spent the past few days out of sight while counting your Week 1 winnings, welcome to Week 2. Nostrathomas rode the fumes of freshly fermented beer to a 13-3 record both straight up and against the spread. The were a few events that were cloudy and hard to see going into last weekend but nothing is invisible where hindsight is concerned…
The Top 10 Boneheaded Moments Of The 2014 NFL Season
Bad plays and physical mistakes are going to happen to every team and player in the NFL at some point. Colin Kaepernick fumbling on the one-yard line against the St. Louis Rams or botched coverages on defense are terrible breaks but also part of the game.
Bonehead moments are the face-palm, “D’oh!” acts that leave you shaking your head in wonder. The difference between this past year and others is just as many of those moments came from off-field events as during games…
The 10 Greatest Clutch Moments In NFL History
When it comes to do or die situations here are the 10 best instances in NFL history of players that rose to the occasion.
The Terrible Ten Week 6: The Race for the No. 1 Pick
Since Week 4, taking you into the sub-basement to shine light on the worst collections of talent the NFL has to offer. Surprisingly it’s getting tougher, not easier, to sort through the NFL’s mediocre to find only 10 of the truly awful that the NFL has to offer.
Chicago Bears: Debating the Head Coaching Candidates Part 2
Erik Grogan and I continue our discussion of the most likely choices to be the next Chicago Bears head coach.
Top 10 Greatest AFC/NFC Conference Championship Games
Since 1970 when the AFC and NFC came into existence there have been some epic games played as teams fought for a Super Bowl appearance.
NFC North: Bears Host Seattle in War of Dynamic Pass Defenses
The Chicago Bears host the Seattle Seahawks in a battle of teams already in the playoffs while the Green Bay Packers and Minnesota Vikings square off in an old-fashioned NFC North battle.