Daily Archives: September 23, 2011

Preja Vu: Gabbert and Jaguars take on Newton and Panthers

For National Football Authority, we preview the battle of rookie quarterbacks between quick starter Cam Newton of the Carolina Panthers and first-time starter Blaine Gabbert and the Jacksonville Jaguars. We break down the QB battle as well as the matchup to watch between Panthers DE Charles Johnson and Jaguars OT Eugene Monroe and what it will take for each team to win. Click here to read more.

Jaguars rookie QB Blaine Gabbert gets his first start. Photo via si.com

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Pick ’em Week 3

Lambeau Field, Chicago Bears @ Green Bay Packe...

The Bears and Packers resume their rivalry this week. Image via Wikipedia

Week 2 was an unmitigated disaster that completely ruined any positive momentum we had to open the season. We promise to do better this week.

NCAA picks
Florida State +2 at Clemson
Oklahoma State +4 at Texas A&M
Arkansas +12 at Alabama
LSU -6.5 at West Virginia
Arizona State -2.5 vs. USC

Buffalo +9 vs. New England
Houston +4 at New Orleans
Oakland +3.5 vs. N.Y. Jets
Chicago +4 vs. Green Bay
Tampa Bay -1 vs. Atlanta

Last week: 2-5 college, 0-4-1 pro, 2-9-1 overall
Season: 11-7-1 college, 3-9-1 pro, 14-16-1 overall


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Suicide Pool Suggestions Week 3

In this week’s suicide pool suggestions, we consider whether the Chargers (against the Chiefs), Patriots (at the Bills), Ravens (at the Rams), Steelers (at the Colts), and Titans (yes, the Titans, against the Broncos) are good picks or traps to avoid. Click here to read our suggestions.

Philip Rivers, via philiprivers.net

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