Peter King picks against Seattle because ‘history’ tells him to
The Falcons are just a mess right now on offense and defense…. Ho, Ho, Ho—Merry Christmas, everyone! His Majesty and I are appropriately dressed for the occasion. Without further ado, here are our thoughts on the Christmas Day game…. San Diego Chargers 24, Tennessee Titans San Diego quarterback Philip Rivers has been one of the top quarterbacks in the league this season, but I worry about his defense, especially against the Titans, a team tailor-made to beat the Chargers.
Tennessee running back Chris Johnson has a shot at breaking the all-time single season rushing record and the Chargers are allowing 4. Create a free website or blog at WordPress. Mystery Man December 20, by benjithurber Advertisements.
We myself, Brian and His Majesty are all taking the Colts…. With two rounds to go, I trail His Majesty by one pick and I fully intend to pull out another playoff comeback against his Royal Doofusness… Last Week: King Says, Benji Says: Brian inexplicably forgot to make his picks last week Wild Card Round: It finally occurred to us this morning that we still needed to make our picks for the final week of the NFL regular season… Last Week: Peter King Benji Brian Overall: Peter King Benji Brian Games we agree on: No team with Derek Anderson as its starting quarterback can possibly be good enough to win four games in a row… Prediction: Arizona Cardinals 26, Green Bay Packers The holidays only come once a year, after all… Last Week: Peter King Benji Brian Games we disagree on: I guess anything could happen in this game, but at least the Raiders have some semblance of a defense… Prediction: The Falcons are just a mess right now on offense and defense… Prediction: I'll take Brady and Belichick over anyone any day, and that includes Foles and Pederson.
Eagles 24, Patriots I've been riding this team all year, even through the Wentz injury, as the best team in the NFL. Patriots 28, Eagles Letting the days go by, let the water hold me down Letting the days go by, water flowing underground Into the blue again after the money's gone Once in a lifetime, water flowing underground Same as it ever was. Patriots 28, Eagles 7. The Eagles rumble to an opening score, sending shockwaves through Manayunk and Pennypack.
The euphoria is short lived, unfortunately, when Brandin Cooks exposes a busted coverage and takes a short pass 89 yards for a score incidentally breaking Muhsin Muhammad's record for longest reception in Super Bowl history. Tom Brady finishes the night a respectable of for yards and two touchdowns, both of which end up going to the former Saints first-round pick.
Malcolm Jenkins leads the Eagles with 11 solo tackles and Chris Long registers two quarterback hits, resulting in a Pro Football Focus grade of Eagles 22, Patriots Backup quarterbacks have a pretty good record in Super Bowls. Foles is the new Jeff Hostetler. Patriots 13, Eagles 3. How fitting would a total stinker be. Patriots 24, Eagles After last season, I am not picking against Brady and Belichick again.
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