Going to a Super Bowl: What It Takes to Cross This Item off Your Bucket List, By Chuck Strom

When a big game is about to be played, it is fun to go online and scan for tickets, even if you don’t plan to attend. It is an effective way to see how the business of sports works, and it can be a pleasant reminder of how far short most of us . . . → Read More: Going to a Super Bowl: What It Takes to Cross This Item off Your Bucket List, By Chuck Strom

Picking NFL Week 8 – By Sir Ronald Swanson [Updated 11/1/10: Ron goes 8 – 5, hooray!]

[Ed. Note on 11/1/2010 – Ron goes 8-5 in week 8. Check it out. Yay!]

On the bright side, six teams have byes this week, so that’s three games I can’t get wrong:

Yes – SAN FRANCISCO PK Denver

Denver’s defense should fix what’s been ailing the 49ers, with SF getting the win.

No . . . → Read More: Picking NFL Week 8 – By Sir Ronald Swanson [Updated 11/1/10: Ron goes 8 – 5, hooray!]

NFL Week Six – Redemption time?

OK, hopefully rock bottom has been reached, though perfection is always possible…

San Diego 8 ST LOUIS

Can’t take a team that lost by 38 to the Lions. Chargers to cover.

HOUSTON 4 Kansas City

The Chiefs can keep it within a field goal in this one.

NEW ENGLAND 3 Batimore

The Ravens are . . . → Read More: NFL Week Six – Redemption time?

NFL Week 3: Chicago’s newest handicapper, Ron Swanson, picks against the spread.

[Thurs 9/23/2010, 8am Pacific Time.] This is the current line from Danny Sheridan, USA Today. Home teams in caps.

The following information is provided for entertainment only. Don’t blame Ron for overleveraged bets you can’t cover. Gambler’s Anonymous may be reached via their home page: http://www.gamblersanonymous.org

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