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We’re changing things up a bit this year. We’re still going to pick four bets: three on the pointspread and then one moneyline upset every week. Each of us will start with $10,000. We’ll disperse that through all 17 weeks, scoring both the wins and losses and the dollar amounts we end up with.
If it goes as well as it did last season ,we’ll both be out of money by week 11. We’ll figure that one out when we get there.
In the mean time, here are the bets:
$200 – Seattle (-3.5, -110) at Carolina – Sorry Panthers fans, but you’re starting off your season against one of the league’s juggernaut teams. This will be a statement game for Russell Wilson, Marshawn Lynch and Co. The defense will shut down Cam Newton. The run game will pick apart Carolina. Wilson faces one of the best secondaries in the league every day in practice so he won’t be intimidated by a solid Carolina pass defense. Seattle wins this by 10 or more.
$150 – Minnesota (+5.5, -110) at Detroit – I get why Detroit is favore
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Before I get off on the wrong foot in Seahawks fans’ minds, let me just say this. I love the Seahawks. Russell Wilson is a dynamic young quarterback, Pete Carroll’s energy is amazing, and the team’s young roster should be a force to reckon with over the next several years. Still, they’re not the best in the league. As the start of the season gets closer, speculation will...
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On Sunday the two teams meet at Bank of America Stadium in Charlotte, N.C. for a Week 1 match-up. Coverage of this game will air on FOX beginning at 1:00 pm ET.
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The Seattle Seahawks are poised to have a great season. With all the hype coming from fans, local media, and (GASP!) national media, there are big expectations for this team.
Like last year, the players stepped up to the challenge and made it a somewhat historical year.
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Prediction: 1st in division (13-3 overall)
Strengths: The 12th man. The Seahawks are just brutal to play at home. Defense gave up just over 11 points per game last season at home. They didn’t lose a game at home either. Oh and Marshawn Lynch is a beast. Russell Wilson is a stud. And Pete Carroll just loves winning.
Causes for concern: Not too many causes for concern...