NFL Pick ‘Em: Week 3

Welcome to Week 3 of the Mental Dimes Pick ‘Em challenge where I compete with all of your collective wisdom to see who will win at the season’s end! Current Score: Me: 14-17-1 You: 17-4-1, Last Week: Me: 9-7 You 7-9 I’m catching back up, y’all had better watch out! Steelers @ Browns: Browns 13-10 Both teams are about as good as I expected this … Continue reading NFL Pick ‘Em: Week 3

Start ‘Em or Sit ‘Em: Week 3

Start ‘Em: Tee Higgins: This pick is a stretch from me, but I think I’m on to something. Higgins had a dormant Week 1, but a solid Week 2, despite being against a defense that is rated a bit better. I think Higgins thrives against middle of the pack defenses because the focus is all on Ja’Marr Chase, but the secondary corners are still not … Continue reading Start ‘Em or Sit ‘Em: Week 3

NFL Pick ‘Em: Week 2

Welcome to Week 2 of the Mental Dimes Pick ‘Em challenge where I compete with all of your collective wisdom to see who will win at the season’s end! Current Score: Me: 5-10-1 You: 10-5-1 I got my ass handed to me last week as nearly every game surprised me. It’s only been one week, though, don’t get too cocky. Chargers @ Chiefs: Chiefs 31-28 … Continue reading NFL Pick ‘Em: Week 2

Start ‘Em or Sit ‘Em: Week 1

Start ‘Em Jerry Jeudy: Everyone knows this game is important for Russell Wilson returning home to do work against his old team. It is going to be a huge statement game against a Seattle team that I think is going to be one of the weakest in the league (see my predictions for each team’s season here). This can only stand to benefit Jeudy, who … Continue reading Start ‘Em or Sit ‘Em: Week 1

Luke’s Look at All Things L.A.- Week of: 8/21/22-8/27/22

Angels: I’ve tried to focus on the good and on the bad of the Angels in weeks past, seeing what difference a shift in narrative can make on a week. However, when almost all is bad, almost all of the time, I think we are entitled to one other focus when it comes to this team: the ugly/dirty/dramatic. This week has been nothing but drama … Continue reading Luke’s Look at All Things L.A.- Week of: 8/21/22-8/27/22

The Week That Was 8/14-8/20

NCAAF The college football season kicks off on Saturday, August 27th, with a full schedule of 11 games. Notable games include Nebraska at Northwestern, North Texas at UTEP, and Wyoming at Illinois. The full schedule can be found at the following link: espn.com.Texas head coach Steve Sarkisian announced that Quinn Ewers will be the starting quarterback at the University of Texas this season. The Ohio … Continue reading The Week That Was 8/14-8/20