Update: here are Cousin Sal’s Playoffs Divisional Round Picks
Cousin closed out his 2015 NFL regular season with a bang, winning his final lock of the week pick, bringing his record to 13-4 for the entire season, which comes out to a ridiculous 76% winning rate. Let’s see if he can continue his magic in the playoffs.
COUSIN SAL 2016 NFL WILDCARD PLAYOFF BEST BETS:
LOCK OF THE WEEK (13-4 FOR THE YEAR):
[winner] Kansas City (-3.5) at Houston – Chiefs used to be the Texans back in the days, and now they are going to own them. Two great defenses, but in this game, Texans will not be able to move the ball against the Chiefs defense, especially with Justin Houston back for this game. It will be tough for Brian Hoyer to carry the load. Chiefs, 4-0 on the road as a favorite in their last 4, will jump out to early 10 point lead and win big this game.
OTHER BEST BETS (16-18 FOR THE YEAR):
[winner] Pittsburgh at Cincinnati (+3) – In order to pass, you have to establish a running game, and it appears that the Steelers are left with Fitzgerald Toussaint starting at RB this week. Cincinnati allows 17 points a game, they know their divisional rival very well. Upset pick of the week, Cincy wins with AJ McCarron.
[winner] Teaser: Green Bay (+7) at Washington & Seattle (pk) at Minnesota – Aaron Rodgers is the proven quarterback in the playoffs, 23 TDs and 7 Int in the playoffs. take the points in a teaser. Seattle is the game of the week to watch, and they are the team to beat in January. Teddy-2-gloves is going to have to throw against the Legion of Boom in the bitter cold. Take the Seahawks to win this game.