It’s Super Duper Duper Stoopid Wild Card weekend! Seven seeds and triple headers and Monday night games: OH MY!!
Well let’s take the absurdity over the top: once again it’s time for Torrey the Prediction Cat to start handing out winners like Christmas candy! As always we do 2-team teasers here, so we get to move the line six points in our favor. We use the consensus lines from www.vegasinsider.com, the only place to get the real number, so here we go!
BUCCANEERS -2.5 vs. eagles,
CHIEFS-steelers OVER 40.5
The Steelers spent the last few weeks beating up on flawed teams that did NOT make the playoffs. Sure, there was the perfect storm match-up where they punked Tennessee, but when they last saw the Chiefs, they got whalloped by the un-Steeler-like score of 36-10.
It could have been 56…
Meanwhile, the Bucs outgun and outman the Eagles.
CHIEFS -6.5 vs steelers
BENGALS-raiders OVER 43
The weather looks to clear in Cincy for Sunday, so despite the cold, the air attack will get us to the OVER of this reasonable number without too much trouble. As for the Steelers and Chiefs, see above.
patriots +10.5 at BILLS
cardinals +10 at RAMS
Those are large numbers, too large for the respective divisional matchups. Indeed, both the Pats and Cards may be barking their way into next week if the host teams blink…