Notes From The Sports Nerds

NFL Week 7 Picks: Can The Bears Pull Off Another Upset?

With no team favored by more than six points, there are a lot of close calls to make with your NFL Week 7 picks. Here are five games of interest. Read more...

NFL Week 7 Rankings & Projections Update: G-Men, Steelers, Vikes Rise

After a week of upsets, the Giants, Steelers, and Vikings were all big beneficiaries in our NFL Week 7 rankings and projections. We recap the biggest moves. Read more...

NBA Preseason Rankings For The 2017-18 Season

Our NBA preseason rankings and predictive ratings (with in-line season projections) for the 2017-18 season. Read more...

NBA Preseason Predictions 2017-18: Review & Highlights

NBA preseason predictions for the 2017-18 regular season with win totals, playoff odds, division winners, and NBA champion odds projections. Read more...

NFL Week 6 Picks: Four Games Of Interest For Pick’em Pools

With five big favorites on the board, making your NFL Week 6 picks won't be as stressful as last week. Still, a few value opportunities stand out. Read more...

Week 6 Survivor Pick Strategy: Evaluating Denver, Houston, Atlanta

After the carnage of Week 5, you've got several double-digit favorites to choose from for your Week 6 survivor pick. We break down the most popular picks. Read more...

NFL Week 6 Rankings & Projections Update: Jags Jump, Ravens Soar

The Jaguars took a huge step forward in our NFL Week 6 rankings after upsetting Pittsburgh, in a game that also had big implications for the Ravens. Read more...

NFL Week 5 Rankings & Projections Update: Another AFC South Shakeup

The Texans, Bengals, and Bills are the big winners in our NFL Week 5 rankings and projections -- and the AFC South now looks like quite a dogfight. Read more...

NFL Week 5 Picks: Avoiding Landmines In A Risk-Filled Week

With many close matchups, it's key to know where the value lies when you make your NFL Week 5 picks. Two road dogs look particularly interesting this week. Read more...

Week 5 Survivor Pick Strategy: Making Sense Of The Madness

With only three teams favored by more than a field goal, making your Week 5 survivor pick is a scary proposition. Here's what to consider. Read more...