Found November 04, 2011 on NBC Cowboys Blog:
OK, we all know betting on sports is illegal in 49 states, so don't do it unless you're in Sin City, but if you're going, you can make these bets for me. 1. Cleveland at Houston (-10.5), Sunday, noon — Arian Foster is on a roll. Since returning from injury in Week 5, he's been arguably the best running back in football. The Browns don't do a very good job of stopping the run. Add to that the fact that star wide receiver Andre Johnson might be back after missing four games, and the Texans should win this game going away at home. 2. New York Jets at Buffalo (-2), Sunday, noon — The Jets have been pretty underwhelming this season, particularly on defense by their standards. True, they can still shut down a passing game with their corners that are rivaled only by Philadelphia's, but they have been shredded a couple of times by the run. That bodes well for Buffalo running back Fred Jackson, who has emerged this season as an All-Pro caliber player. The Bills defens...
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