Originally posted on Midwest Sports Fans  |  Last updated 10/27/11
Okay, now I can exhale a bit. At least for a week. After two of the worst weeks I’ve ever had picking games against the spread, I rebounded with a solid 7-5-1 in Week 7. That is nothing spectacular, but after going 3-9-1 in Week 6, it got me back on the winning track and move me to 51-47-5 on the year. What games am I most excited this week? Like last week, there aren’t many overly compelling ones, with New England-Pittsburgh, Dallas-Philly, and KC-San Diego jumping out as notable exceptions. Another game I am very curious to see unfold, though certainly not for any expectation of crisp play, is the Denver-Detroit game. The Lions are angry and reeling after two straight home losses, and their QB is a bit banged up. But they get to face a Denver team that needed a miracle to avoid losing to Miami and that will be quarterbacked once again by Tim Tebow. As I mentioned in this week’s Start/Sit column, I think Tebow can and will play better than he did during the first 55 minutes last S...
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