Posts Tagged ‘Bettin’ or Braggin’’
Entering the last week of the pro football regular season, SFBay prognosticators have split into winners and losers.
With Ali and myself losing large unwise bets, the slow-and-steady Chelena has pulled into the BoB lead with four weeks to go.
With five weeks left in the season, all three of us still have a chance to take home the top spot. Or end up broke.
Bettin’ or Braggin’ is late this week, and not because we just needed more work on our no-huddle.
When it comes to plopping down the SFBay bucks against the spread, your guess is usually as good as ours.
How does the saying go? The higher the risk, the higher the reward? It’s true in business, and yes, in Bettin’ or Braggin’.
If you’re gonna go, go big. If you’re not gonna go, get out of the way. No whimsical prose this week. Just picks.
Just like Wednesday is hump-day, Week 9 of the pro football season is hump-week, right at the crown of the campaign.
Kudos to Ali and Chelena, who were both just one win away from Bettin’ or Braggin’ perfection in Week 7.
It took six weeks to play out, but big bets finally led to big trouble in the world of Bettin’ or Braggin’.
After five weeks, a 22-7 record against the spread, and a 3,700-SFBay Buck-sized bulge in my leatherette bi-fold, I’m finally willing to admit: I’m kicking butt.
If you think it’s not easy being green, try making green betting against the spread on pro football.
As sports fans, as a nation, and as three lowly writer-bettors, we all need to move on from last week’s dreadful national debacle.
Well, well, well. This betting thing. Not as easy as it looks, eh? Not like I can complain though. I’ve had two solid weeks betting pro football.
In our first week picking pro football at SFBay, at least one of us is real happy we’re not playing with real money.