The NFL is back for Week 9, and it’s set to open on Thursday Night Football with the 49ers hosting the Packers in a rivalry matchup that lacks some of the pizzazz previously expected due to Covid-19. The week wraps on Monday Night Football with the Jets hosting the Patriots..
It’s time once again to start picking winners. Each Thursday, I put together a list of straight up picks for the weekly schedule. I’ll have picks against the spread over the weekend, but this is a chance to just pick winners and losers. This year though, I’ve changed up the approach. Instead of simply picking winners and losers, I’m also grouping the picks by confidence — high confidence, medium confidence, low confidence, no confidence.
I had a meh performance last week, going 6-8. Below I’ve posted all my picks, with my record in that confidence level in parenthesis. A game with three asterisks (***) after it indicate a game where I’m picking the betting underdog to get the win.
High confidence (28-8)
Medium confidence (24-12)
Low confidence (11-15)
No confidence (7-8)
Washington over Giants
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