My Completely Ignorant 2017 NFL Divisional Round Picks

(Note:  Some of you might point out that this is the second time we’ve been late on a publishing deadline.  Some of you might not have known that until I just pointed it out.  Well, yes, this is our second time and we promised not to make it a habit.  But, in our defense, once is a mistake, twice is a coincidence.  So, we have one more chance to prove ourselves.)

CFP Chamionship Game Recap

We expanded our sports related ignorance into college football earlier in the week when we picked the Championship Game.  We really wanted to be the ones that went out on a limb and pick Clemson.  However, the recent rise of authoritarianism and hard line politics across the world scared us off.  If ever there was a right time for an evil empire to squash a plucky band of rebels, this is the time.  Then again, if I had thought about it a bit more, it seems as if sports has been immune to this phenomenon and feel good stories abound. Perhaps I was too hasty in my flippant assessment that sports can cure society’s ills.  Maybe I can explore that another day.  For today, I was not only wrong about the game, but I was wrong about betting the under with my fake dime.  I guess I need to be a little less ignorant about things before writing articles about them.

NFL Divisional Round 

Then again, I was 3-1 in my coin flip picks last weekend and I basically just troll picked the Giants for all of my Patriots fans.  I didn’t see the Packers blowing out the Giants, but they’ve been hot recently and I thought they’d win.   Therefore, I was more or less 4-0 with an asterisk.  In the interest of time, and to avoid any further asterisks, I will forgo the usual nonsense and just make my picks.

The Picks:  Pats, Chefs, Pokes, and SeaChickens.  See you next week for the Conference Championships.

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