Fearless Rick's NFL Football Picks - Week 4 late games

DTMagazine Home
Sports Home

Week 4 Early Games

Untitled

WEEK 4 NFL Picks- late games

All times Eastern

Click Here for Early Games

Denver (-3, 44) at Tampa Bay, 4:05 (CBS) - The Broncos are doing everything they need to in defense of their title from last season and a trip to Tampa Bay isn't likely to change that tune.

The Buccaneers have allowed a league-high 101 points over their first three games, amazingly winning one of them, their opener, a 31-24 win at Atlanta. Since then they've allowed 40 at Arizona and 37 at home to the Rams last week. This one could get ugly right away.

Coin Flip: Tampa Bay

Prediction: Broncos 31 Buccaneers 12


Los Angeles at Arizona (-7 1/2, 43), 4:25 (FOX) - The Rams are riding high after their 37-32 win at Tampa Bay, improving to 2-1, including a divisional win over Seattle and they may have caught the Cardinals at the right time, flying back from Buffalo sporting a 33-18 loss.

Right now, it's the Rams at 2-1 and the 1-2 Cardinals looking up at them and the Seahawks, so one would think that Arizona should be prepared to stomp out the upstarts from LA. Think again. It's early.

Coin Flip: Los Angeles

Prediction: Rams 20 Cardinals 17


New Orleans at San Diego (-3 1/2, 53 1/2), 4:25 (FOX) - It's over for the Saints and Drew Brees. The chances of making the playoffs after an 0-3 start - thanks to Monday night's 45-32 home loss to the Falcons - are about 5%, and they are on the road against a team that still feels it has life, the 1-2 Chargers. Phillip Rivers vs. Drew Brees generally means a high score, so we'll go with that and the Chargers winning going away as New Orleans has allowed 96 points its first three games.

Coin Flip: San Diego

Prediction: Chargers 42 Saints 31


Dallas (-3, 46) at San Francisco, 4:25 (FOX) - Having won two straight after a season-opening loss to the Giants, the Cowboys are becoming a real sleeper in the NFC East, along with the 3-0 Eagles, who are idle this week. Dallas can get a leg up with a road win against a team that seems to be going backwards.

Coin Flip: San Francisco

Prediction: Cowboys 25 49ers 16



Kansas City at Pittsburgh (-6, 47 1/2), 8:30 (NBC) - Aghast were Steeler fans viewing the complete domination by the Eagles in last week's 34-3 blowout in Philly. Meanwhile, the Chiefs were tearing up the Jets to the tune of 24-3, so how does that make the Steelers nearly a six point favorite.

In a game of near equals, grab the generous point spread in a prime time game the Chiefs can definitely win.

Coin Flip: Pittsburgh

Prediction: Chiefs 27 Steelers 20


Monday, October 3

NY Giants at Minnesota (-4, 43), 8:30 (ESPN) - The NFL might actually have come up with a good contest, although the Giants are quite questionable as a post-season contender.

Minnesota is surely a team to watch, having beaten Green Bay and Carolina in consecutive weeks. Sam Bradford has been amazingly accurate and mistake-free as the Vikes improved to 3-0. Chalk up another win for the team nobody seems able to beat. Their defense is among the best in the league.

Coin Flip: NY Giants

Prediction: Vikings 31 Giants 13

Click Here for Early Games


Untitled

Sign up for the Back Issue Price Guide newsletter to receive updates and special sale info.

Subscribe by entering your email address:

All information relating to the content of magazines presented in the Collectible Magazine Back Issue Price Guide has been independently sourced from published works and is protected under the copyright laws of the United States of America. All pages on this web site, including descriptions and details are copyright 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017 Downtown Magazine, Collectible Magazine Back Issue Price Guide. All rights reserved.

Untitled