NFL football is back, ladies and gentlemen. College football is great and provided us all with a nice fix this past week, but the real deal is finally back tomorrow and I couldn’t be happier. My favorite thing about covering football is breaking down matchups and coming up with formulas to determine how I think a team will do against their opponent that week. I’m also addicted to fascinated by betting on football. All of the betting lines and little nuances that can make a game even more exciting are exactly why I love writing this weekly post about my picks and fictional betting scenarios. As someone who has won a decent amount of money (a three-game parlay paid for this computer I’m typing on) betting on NFL games, I hope I can bring some of my strategy and logic to you the reader. Let’s get started with the first week and hopefully you can make some money!
Game: Baltimore Ravens at Denver Broncos
Vegas Line: Broncos (-9.5)
My Line: Broncos (-6)
Pick: Broncos 35-17. In a r...