2012 NFL Picks – Super Bowl Sunday

It’s time for the 21st installment of “Sports with Balls” weekly NFL picks for year number four! This is our final set of picks for the 2012 season.

Standings after the Championship Round:

(Line) [Straight]{Year}

Bill Fucich (5-4-1)[4-6]{48-45-4}

Matt Sherman (4-5-1)[6-4]{32-61-4}

Glenn Coyle (5-4-1)[5-5]{44-49-4}

Michael Bedard (3-6-1)[4-6]{38-55-4}

Scott Boutcher  (4-5-1)[4-6]{44-49-4}

Mike Orzechowski (5-4-1)[7-3]{42-51-4}

Super Bowl Sunday has arrived and is ready to go, see picks below!

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2012 NFL Picks – Championship Sunday

It’s time for the 20th installment of “Sports with Balls” weekly NFL picks for year number four! We will make picks for every playoff  game, straight up and against the line.

Standings after the Divisional Round:

(Line) [Straight]{Year}

Bill Fucich (4-4)[4-4]{47-45-3}

Matt Sherman (4-4)[5-3]{32-60-3}

Glenn Coyle (4-4)[4-4]{43-49-3}

Michael Bedard (3-5)[4-4]{38-54-3}

Scott Boutcher  (3-5)[3-5]{43-49-3}

Mike Orzechowski (4-4)[6-2]{41-51-3}

Championship Sunday is here and ready to go, see picks below!

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2012 Sports with Balls Blog NFC Preview

Labor Day has come and gone along with the summer. The fall season has arrived along side the 2012 NFL season.  As we get ready for the kick off of the seasons first Sunday, here is the Sports with Balls Blog NFC Preview:

Each member of the SwBS staff submitted a ballot, which was tabulated to form consensus picks. Individual Division and Wild Card picks for each staff member can be viewed at the bottom of the page.  

An asterisk (*) denotes a consensus wild card winner.

NFC East

1. New York Giants – “The Giants will try to ride the wave of 2011’s miracle Super Bowl run. Despite key injuries in the secondary, the Giants actually come into 2012 a lot healthier than they were one year ago. The defensive line is as good a unit as there is in the game, and Eli Manning still has Victor Cruz and Hakeem Nicks to throw to. The Giants certainly bring back playoff talent, but they’ll have to survive the NFL’s toughest schedule in order to even make the postseason to defend their title.” – Matt Sherman

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