Found November 16, 2012 on NESN.com:
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There’s not much time for chit-chat this week, so let’s get right into the Week 11 lines, shall we? As always, these are coming at you via Bovada.lv. Philadelphia at Washington (-4) The Eagles are a complete mess, and they’ll turn to Nick Foles at quarterback when they head into Washington to face the scuffling Redskins who are coming off their bye. Green Bay (-3.5) at Detroit The Packers are rolling, and they’re road favorites against NFC North rival Detroit. Arizona at Atlanta (-10) The Falcons look to rebound after their first loss of the season, and luckily for them they’ll try to do so against the lowly Cardinals. Tampa Bay (-2) at Carolina The Bucs have something going on down in Tampa Bay, but they’ll need to beat the Panthers on the road to attempt to prove they’re for real. Cleveland at Dallas (-8) It’s unlikely this will be a good football game. New York Jets at St. Louis (-3.5) Same here. Jacksonville at Houston (-15.5) The Jaguars are quite possibly the worst team in foo...
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