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#CheddarBay Playoffs week two.

HERE WE GO!! The playoffs stumbled out of the blocks last week with a 40% ATS rate and worse on essays.  Let’s get back on the beam with a tight five game slate this week. Picks are due via email for all five games and your essays to Pete and me no later than 1:00 PM Saturday to allow the wagering...

AtoZ //The Urban Meyer Express.

Subscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS | More. Andre and Zac on where the Browns go from here, Johnny, the Buckeyes and the Urban Meyer Express. Click here for the complete catalogue of all the A to Z podcasts (and to subscribe via iTunes).

#CheddarBay Playoffs week one.

The field is set and congratulations to our playoff field: CLEVTA, rolub, swig, pforever, Concierge, oxr, Petefranklin, zarathustra, Tim Butler, trashycamaro. Now get busy because you’re jumping right back into this with two games today and ten picks this week. This week’s lines. Playoff Ground Rules Here’s the email we shot out to the playoff contenders yesterday establishing the guidelines...

#CheddarBay FINAL WEEK! AP: Panthers +4 at Falcons.

Notice to playoff contenders:  To reduce game theory aspects for the playoff contenders, this week you may submit your picks to me via email.  Optional. ALLPLAY: PANTHERS +4 AT FALCONS, 1PM 12/28. Rest assured there was ample discussion on this and the big NFL games as well as Tuesday bowl games were looked at.  The salient quote:  “A winner-take-all NFL...

AtoZ //Johnny Drama.

Subscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS | More. Andre and Zac talk Johnny Drama, Bernie’s comments, what’s left for the Browns and Derek Anderson. Click here for the complete catalogue of all the A to Z podcasts (and to subscribe via iTunes).

#CheddarBay week 17, Seahawks -7.5 at Cards.

Covers isn’t giving me lines for the college games (from any book, not just LVH). So let’s use Sportsbook’s lines via scoreandodds. All-play is Sunday Night Football Seahawks -7.5 at Cardinals. Late line:  Browns +3 at Panthers. Six way tie for the weekly last week:  Mo_by_Dick, OXR, Rob, Schroedinger, Shoseph, TrashyCamaro all had seven points. Check out MTAF’s Down By Contact...

Manziel’s first four drives.

Decided to have a look-see on the offense.  Maybe there’s some mitigating factors that weren’t obvious in real-time?  Some positives or explanations for that disturbing regression?  Let’s see.  (Hint:  no.  The answers to those questions are “no.”) First drive, 3/out:  run, run, scramble. On the 3rd/1, we get a look with four WRs bunched on one side with Josh Gordon...

About our defense in yesterday’s first quarter…

That was a disaster and no mistake.  Five freaking first downs.  FIVE?!  Out-rushed 244-53.  One for ten on third down converts. It was the old Shurmur-ball snowball effect wherein the defense gets behind, the offense gives the ball right back, the now-tired defense has a harder time stopping the opponents, offense gives ball back again, and the now-gassed defense starts...

AtoZ //Manziel starts.

Subscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS | MoreAndre and Zac talk quarterbacks: Johnny Football, Andy Dalton vs. the Browns, Cardale Jones and Bernie. Click here for the complete catalogue of all the A to Z podcasts (and to subscribe via iTunes).