Like the victorious naval pilots who bombed the crap out of the Japanese, the IDYFT NFL Pick 'Em is flying high at Midway. The Japanese fleet could be considered our preconceptions, the cloud cover is the Any-Given-Sunday aspect of pro football, and the daring of US dive bombers could be likened to an upset-filled Pick 'Em shakedown.
Lots of surprises this Sunday: Cincy nailed their first 'tang of the season while Detroit & KC found ways give it away for free. Garwood got the BONUS for his Cincy pick but gave a lot back by considering Buffaloaf a Shoe-in.
In a move of Gandhi-like compassion, Professor Badcock has telegrammed his instructions that total points can't go below zero.
1. Adw: 29 (this week -4)
2. Big BM: 20 (this week -4)
3. Miwacar: 18 (this week +10)
4. Jess: 15 (this week -4)
5. Barnyard: 4 (this week +4)
6. MMMan, Garwood: 0
This Week's Picks
1. Your Shoe-In?
2. Bob Barr Whacky Upset List
winless Lions, Rams, Raiders, 49ers, Chiefs, Seahawks
3. Your Favorite/Most Disliked Team?
4. Clash of the Titans: New Orleans Saints at Atlanta Falcons