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Nfl Predictions

Hidden Within the NFL's Kickoff Extravaganza, the Green Bay Packers and Seattle Seahawks Will Play an Actual Game

Barbara Bruno | Posted 09.02.2014 | Sports
Barbara Bruno

The National Football League may be billing this game as the rematch of the "Fail Mary" replacement referee debacle, but true pigskin lovers know it's an eagerly anticipated battle of mercurial offense versus terrifying defense.

Super Bowl Preview: Denver Broncos Offense vs. Seattle Seahawks Defense

Barbara Bruno | Posted 04.01.2014 | Sports
Barbara Bruno

This Sunday, for the third time in the recent Super Bowl era, the NFL's best offense will face the league's best defense. In the previous two instances, the top defense won -- rather famously so.

NFL Week 16 Football Picks

Barbara Bruno | Posted 02.20.2014 | Sports
Barbara Bruno

Can the resurgent Miami Dolphins edge out the reigning Super Bowl Champion Baltimore Ravens? Can the Cincinnati Bengals hang on to a season that should have seen them as undisputed divisional champions?

NFL Week 9 Football Picks

Barbara Bruno | Posted 01.23.2014 | Sports
Barbara Bruno

The Dolphins' D may be showing some grit, but sophomore QB Ryan Tannehill has had some rough sledding recently with 10 turnovers in his team's four-game losing streak.

NFL Week 8 Football Picks

Barbara Bruno | Posted 01.23.2014 | Sports
Barbara Bruno

While one wouldn't seriously suggest making one's Week 8 NFL picks using a dartboard, football predictions for the 2013 season have proven best made using the SAT method: make your choice and don't second-guess yourself by referring to facts.

NFL Week 5 Football Picks

Barbara Bruno | Posted 01.23.2014 | Sports
Barbara Bruno

High-flyers like Green Bay and Denver are both up against good defenses as they face Detroit and Dallas. Superstar Seattle is on the road against underrated Indy.

NFL Week 4 Football Picks

Barbara Bruno | Posted 11.26.2013 | Sports
Barbara Bruno

Now that we've reached Week 4 of the 2013 NFL season, game picks start to settle into two categories: 1) clearly the better team but will they win by enough? And 2) who can pull off an upset?

NFL Week 3 Football Picks

Barbara Bruno | Posted 11.19.2013 | Sports
Barbara Bruno

Will perennial "winners" start to establish their territories while recent dismal "losers" begin to fall apart? Aside from the absolute top and the absolute bottom of the National Football League, the answer is "no."

NFL Week 2 Football Picks

Barbara Bruno | Posted 11.12.2013 | Sports
Barbara Bruno

Fans will feel sorry for the Jets this week as Tom Brady and Bill Belichick take out all of their tweaked pride from the near-loss in Buffalo on a rookie QB.

Jordan Schultz

West Coast Teams: Super Bowl Or Bust

HuffingtonPost.com | Jordan Schultz | Posted 09.04.2013 | Sports

What better way to kick off the 2013 NFL season than with a complete list of unsubstantiated power rankings? The questions abound: How healthy is R...

NFL Game Picks: Predicting Every Week 17 Contest

Barbara Bruno | Posted 02.26.2013 | Sports
Barbara Bruno

2012 NFL Picks wrap up this week with a few nail-biters and several awkward, cringe-worthy matchups.

NFL Game Picks: Predicting Every Week 16 Contest

Barbara Bruno | Posted 02.22.2013 | Sports
Barbara Bruno

The conundrum in making game predictions for the NFL's Week 16 is that all of those normally reliable home underdog picks did not reward this football prognosticator in Week 15.

NFL Game Picks: Predicting Every Week 15 Contest

Barbara Bruno | Posted 02.11.2013 | Sports
Barbara Bruno

When making those water cooler Week 15 NFL Picks, consider the football youth explosion at quarterback.

NFL Game Picks: Predicting Every Week 14 Contest

Barbara Bruno | Posted 02.04.2013 | Sports
Barbara Bruno

After successfully predicting multiple underdog wins in Week 13, what were the two teams that ruined my otherwise stellar week? The favored Jets and Bears. Who knew that Rex Ryan would have the nerve to bench Mark Sanchez and sidestep the Tim Tebow quagmire?

NFL Game Picks: Predicting Every Week 13 Contest

Barbara Bruno | Posted 01.29.2013 | Sports
Barbara Bruno

Without trying to sound superstitious, some NFL favorites should tread softly, lest the upset demons bring them foul luck in Week 13. Those of us with pride on the line in the office pool must remember NFL picking rule No. 1: when in doubt, go with the underdog.

NFL Game Picks: Predicting Every Week 8 Contest

Barbara Bruno | Posted 12.25.2012 | Sports
Barbara Bruno

From the young guns on Thursday to the masters of quarterbacking on Sunday night, from Arrowhead to Lambeau to London -- Week 8 of the NFL season guarantees a few upsets fueled by desperation, injuries or misplaced complacence.

NFL's Monday Night Football: Predictions for the Detroit Lions at the Chicago Bears

Barbara Bruno | Posted 12.21.2012 | Sports
Barbara Bruno

The Detroit Lions hope that they won't need fourth quarter heroics to win two in a row and narrow the gap between themselves and the division-leading Chicago Bears. They could be hoping in vain.

NFL Game Picks: Predicting Every Week 6 Contest

Barbara Bruno | Posted 12.11.2012 | Sports
Barbara Bruno

The Texans have averaged almost 31 points per week in the past three games, while the Packers are at less than 23. You see the problem.

NFL Game Picks: Predicting Every Week 4 Contest

Barbara Bruno | Posted 11.27.2012 | Sports
Barbara Bruno

Amidst surprising and never-to-be-seen-again jubilation that the NFL/Referee lockout is over, 32 football squads must still prepare for Week 4 of the NFL season.

NFL Game Picks: Predicting Every Week 3 Contest

Barbara Bruno | Posted 11.20.2012 | Sports
Barbara Bruno

Entering NFL Week 3, the many rookie QBs have survived their professional intros, but a couple of teams (yes, you Dallas and New Orleans) are mysteriously inept -- making game predictions a dart-throwing endeavor.

NFL Game Picks: Predictions for Every Week 2 Contest

Barbara Bruno | Posted 11.13.2012 | Sports
Barbara Bruno

Game Predictions for Week 2 of the NFL season promise to disappoint those whose teams soared to unexpected heights and to uplift fans of clubs that laid an opening weekend egg.

Jordan Schultz

2012 NFL Preview: Five Key Storylines

HuffingtonPost.com | Jordan Schultz | Posted 09.05.2012 | Sports

The NFL is never void of juicy storylines and questionable decisions, but it seems the 2012 season may be even more lush. Of course, there is the Boun...

Jordan Schultz

2012 NFL Preview: Six Must-Watch Quarterback Situations

HuffingtonPost.com | Jordan Schultz | Posted 09.05.2012 | Sports

The NFL has become a 'pass first' league -- and a 'pass second' league as well, at this point. And as we enter the 2012 season, quarterback controvers...

Jordan Schultz

2012 NFL Preview: Eight Breakout Stars

HuffingtonPost.com | Jordan Schultz | Posted 08.31.2012 | Sports

Last season saw tight ends Jimmy Graham and Rob Gronkowski set absurd offensive records. Fans also witnessed a superstar in the making in Carolina's 2...

WATCH: Puppies Predict 2011 NFL Winners

Posted 11.09.2011 | Green

Predicting the winners of sporting events can be a big business with a lot of money changing hands. But on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon, they take a s...