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Week 14 NFL picks

Week 14 NFL picks

For the gambling degenerates, here are my Week 14 NFL picks. Read full article: Week 14 NFL picks...→

Week 14 NFL picks

Week 14 NFL picks

For the gambling degenerates, here are my Week 14 NFL picks. Read full article: Week 14 NFL picks...→

Jim the Critic’s Top Concert Picks for the Week (Jan. 23-29)

Jim the Critic’s Top Concert Picks for the Week (Jan. 23-29)

Get tickets for Laurie Anderson at SFJazz Center, Jacquees at Masonic in San Francisco, Michael Kiwanuka at Fox in Oakland, Big Head Todd at Fillmore. Read full article: Jim the Critic’s Top Concert Picks for t...→

NFL divisional round picks, and open thread: Sunday games edition

NFL divisional round picks, and open thread: Sunday games edition

Get it done already, Andy.... Texans at Chiefs (-9.5): It's all lining up nicely for Big Red, as the Chiefs will face the Texans, a team with a point differential of -7 during the regular season in the divisional round, and if they get to the AFC Championship Game, they Read full article: NFL divisional round picks, and open thr...→

NFL Picks For Divisional Round: A Lot To Like About Divisional Weekend

NFL Picks For Divisional Round: A Lot To Like About Divisional Weekend

As football fans from coast to coast no doubt mourn this loss for New Englanders, the good news is that there's plenty of excitement without the Patriots for this weekend's action. Read full article: NFL Picks For Divisional Round: A Lot To...→

2020 NFL Draft order: Updated top 24 picks following wild-card round

2020 NFL Draft order: Updated top 24 picks following wild-card round

The Philadelphia Eagles will be the first team to pick of those who have made the playoffs, followed by the Buffalo Bills, New England Patriots and New Orleans Saints. Read full article: 2020 NFL Draft order: Updated top 24 pic...→

Jim the Critic’s Top Bay Area Concert Picks of the Week (Jan. 9-15)

Get tickets for Mark Hummel’s Blues Harmonica Blowout at Freight & Salvage in Berkeley, Tool at SAP Center in San Jose, Los Lobos at Fillmore in S.F. Read full article: Jim the Critic’s Top Bay Area Concert Pi...→

2020 NFL Draft order: Updated top 20 picks as Cincinnati holds first overall selection

2020 NFL Draft order: Updated top 20 picks as Cincinnati holds first overall selection

The Cincinnati Bengals hold the first overall pick in the draft, followed by the Washington Redskins and the Detroit Lions. Read full article: 2020 NFL Draft order: Updated top 20 pic...→

Eagles at Giants Live: Highlights and Analysis From NFL Week 17 Game

Eagles at Giants Live: Highlights and Analysis From NFL Week 17 Game

Follow along live as the Eagles try to punch their ticket to the postseason with a Week 17 win. By Dave Zangaro  Read full article: Eagles at Giants Live: Highlights and An...→

NFL Week 17 Schedule: Derrick Gunn’s 5 Games to Watch

NFL Week 17 Schedule: Derrick Gunn’s 5 Games to Watch

There are plenty of meaningful games to watch in the final week of the NFL season and Derrick Gunn has his top five.  Read full article: NFL Week 17 Schedule: Derrick Gunn’s 5 G...→

Week 17 NFL picks

Week 17 NFL picks

For the gambling degenerates, here are my Week 17 NFL picks. Read full article: Week 17 NFL picks...→

The Loop NFL Picks: Week 17

The Loop NFL Picks: Week 17

Bears at Vikings (-7½) Kirk Cousins made history in Week 16, losing his ninth consecutive Monday night game as the Packers locked up the NFC North championship. The setback ties the Vikings’ quarterback for the Minnesota futility record wit Read full article: The Loop NFL Picks: Week 17...→

Christian McCaffrey has a shot at history in the final week of the NFL season

Christian McCaffrey has a shot at history in the final week of the NFL season

Panthers running back Christian McCaffrey could do something next week that hasn’t happened in two decades. The former Valor Christian star is just 67 yards away from reaching the 1,000-yards… Read full article: Christian McCaffrey has a shot at histor...→

All you need to know ahead of Week 17 of the NFL season

All you need to know ahead of Week 17 of the NFL season

The final week of the NFL regular season will decide the winner of the NFC West and who between Philadelphia and Dallas will make the playoffs. Read full article: All you need to know ahead of Week 17 of...→

Weak 16: Christmas Week Delivers More Empty Seats to the NFL

Weak 16: Christmas Week Delivers More Empty Seats to the NFL

With only one more week of regular season play to go, it does not seem as if the NFL got its holiday wishes for full attendance at their Read full article: Weak 16: Christmas Week Delivers More Em...→

NFL divisional round picks, and open thread: Saturday games edition

NFL divisional round picks, and open thread: Saturday games edition

For the gambling degenerates, and those of you who just like watching NFL playoff football, here are my divisional round picks, as well as a place to comment on the action. Read full article: NFL divisional round picks, and open thr...→

Jim the Critic’s Top Concert Picks for the Week (1/16-22)

Jim the Critic’s Top Concert Picks for the Week (1/16-22)

Get tickets for Railroad Earth at Fillmore in San Francisco; Seventeen at SAP Center in San Jose; Rex Orange County at Fox in Oakland, Masonic in SF. Read full article: Jim the Critic’s Top Concert Picks for t...→

NFL Wild Card picks: Rounding up the experts' predictions for Eagles vs. Seahawks

NFL Wild Card picks: Rounding up the experts' predictions for Eagles vs. Seahawks

Another season, another chance for the Eagles to play spoiler as home underdogs in the playoffs. Over the past two seasons, the Eagles have been postseason underdogs five times, and they've won four of those games. No other team in the NFL has more than one such win since 2016. And that's the opportunity that presents itself this Sunday to Philly, who clinched the NFC East title with a Week 17 win over the Giants. Read full article: NFL Wild Card picks: Rounding up the exp...→

NFL Network's Kyle Brandt picks Eagles with impassioned 'Wolf of Broad Street' monologue

NFL Network's Kyle Brandt picks Eagles with impassioned 'Wolf of Broad Street' monologue

On "Good Morning Football," NFL Network host Kyle Brandt picked the Philadelphia Eagles to beat the Seattle Seahawks in the Wildcard round of the 2019-20 NFL Playoffs. He dubbed Dough Pederson "The Wolf of Broad Street." Read full article: NFL Network's Kyle Brandt picks Eagles w...→

The Loop NFL Picks: Wild-card weekend

The Loop NFL Picks: Wild-card weekend

Every Thursday, Kevin Cusick makes his predictions against the latest Las Vegas point spread, the way God intended … Vikings at Saints (-7½) Coach Mike Zimmer, trying to light a fire under his unde… Read full article: The Loop NFL Picks: Wild-card weekend...→

NFL Week 17: Titans 35, Texans 14 — Four Winners, Four Losers

NFL Week 17: Titans 35, Texans 14 — Four Winners, Four Losers

There was plenty of scoreboard watching going on throughout the early window of NFL games yesterday, as the Houston Texans were rooting for the nearly impossible to happen, a Week 17 loss by the Kansas City Chiefs at home to the Los Angeles Chargers. A Chiefs loss would have kept... Read full article: NFL Week 17: Titans 35, Texans 14 — Four...→

Seahawks-49ers predictions: Seattle Times writers make their picks for Week 17

Seahawks-49ers predictions: Seattle Times writers make their picks for Week 17

Bob Condotta, Adam Jude, Larry Stone and Matt Calkins predict which team will win the battle for the NFC West on Sunday Night Football. Read full article: Seahawks-49ers predictions: Seattle Time...→

Eagles-Giants NFL Week 17 Predictions 2019

Eagles-Giants NFL Week 17 Predictions 2019

Will the Eagles beat the Giants on Sunday to clinch the NFC East? Our experts make their predictions.  Read full article: Eagles-Giants NFL Week 17 Predictions 20...→

Week 17 NFL picks: Rounding up the experts' predictions for Eagles vs. Giants

Week 17 NFL picks: Rounding up the experts' predictions for Eagles vs. Giants

After taking care of business against the Dallas Cowboys last week at home, the Eagles will now make the relatively short drive north to visit the Giants in a game that, despite the opponent, is just as important for the Birds if they hope to clinch the NFC East on Sunday evening. Read full article: Week 17 NFL picks: Rounding up the exper...→

NFL Week 17: This Weekend's Best Bets

NFL Week 17: This Weekend's Best Bets

Week 17 is a tricky patch of schedule real estate, what with all of the teams whose seasons are covered dreams shattered, and the handful of teams who are resting players as they ready themselves for the postseason. There are some teams still playing all out, whether to improve sending... Read full article: NFL Week 17: This Weekend's Best Bets...→

Jim the Critic’s Top Bay Area Concert Picks of the Week (Jan. 2-8)

Get tickets for Willie Nelson at the Fillmore, John Oliver at the Masonic, Chris Botti at SFJazz Center, Larry June at Slim’s in San Francisco. Read full article: Jim the Critic’s Top Bay Area Concert Pi...→

Here’s a look at the NFL playoff picture heading into the final week of the regular season

Here’s a look at the NFL playoff picture heading into the final week of the regular season

The NFL’s first slate of Saturday games this season saw the Patriots clinch the AFC East, the Texans clinch the AFC South – and the Rams get eliminated from playoff contention.... On Sunday, it was the Browns’ turn to fall by the postseason wayside as their disappointing season continued with a home loss to the Ravens. Very much on the other side of things was Baltimore, which used its win in Cleveland to lock up a f Read full article: Here’s a look at the NFL playoff picture...→

2019 NFL Week 16 Recap | WTOP

The NFL Week 16 Recap celebrates the holidays with three sweet treats, two overtime games and a time change in a pear tree. Or something like that. Read full article: 2019 NFL Week 16 Recap | WTOP...→

Broncos vs. Lions live blog: Real-time updates from the Week 16 NFL game in Denver

Broncos vs. Lions live blog: Real-time updates from the Week 16 NFL game in Denver

Live updates, tweets, photos, analysis and more from the Broncos game against the Detroit Lions at Empower Field at Mile High in Denver on Dec. 22, 2019. Read full article: Broncos vs. Lions live blog: Real-time u...→

The Loop NFL Picks: Conference championships

The Loop NFL Picks: Conference championships

Every Thursday, Kevin Cusick makes his predictions against the latest Las Vegas point spread, the way God intended … Packers at 49ers (-7½) These NFC finalists will meet just 56 days after the Nine… Read full article: The Loop NFL Picks: Conference champions...→

NFL playoff picks: Lamar Jackson-led Ravens will whip Titans

NFL playoff picks: Lamar Jackson-led Ravens will whip Titans

There ought to be some kind of special service to humanity award given to the Titans for knocking out the Patriots in the first round of the playoffs. Instead, all coach Mike Vrabel and his players… Read full article: NFL playoff picks: Lamar Jackson-led Rav...→

The Loop NFL Picks: Divisional playoffs

The Loop NFL Picks: Divisional playoffs

Vikings at 49ers (-6½) Kirk Cousins and company pulled the huge upset in New Orleans last Sunday but face an even tougher test on Saturday against one of the NFL’s top defenses, which is getting healthy just in time for the playoffs. The Sa Read full article: The Loop NFL Picks: Divisional playoffs...→

NFL playoff picks: This is the end for Tom Brady and Patriots

NFL playoff picks: This is the end for Tom Brady and Patriots

Here we are again, standing on the corner of “The Patriots are finished” and “Do you really want to bet money on that?” I say again because 51 weeks ago, I hopped on the Chargers’ bandwagon as it r… Read full article: NFL playoff picks: This is the end for T...→

NFL playoff picks: Wildcard round

NFL playoff picks: Wildcard round

For the gambling degenerates, here are my wildcard round NFL picks. Read full article: NFL playoff picks: Wildcard round...→

With the NFL Draft pick order set for the Top 20, here are the favorite picks for each team

With the NFL Draft pick order set for the Top 20, here are the favorite picks for each team

With the NFL regular season coming to a close on Sunday, the teams with the top 20 picks for the 2020 NFL Draft have been set. Read full article: With the NFL Draft pick order set for th...→

2019 NFL Week 17 Recap | WTOP

Playoff spoilers, a 30-for-30 special and fond farewells. All 32 teams get some attention in the final NFL Recap of the regular season. Read full article: 2019 NFL Week 17 Recap | WTOP...→

Broncos vs. Raiders live blog: Real-time updates from the Week 17 NFL game in Denver

Broncos vs. Raiders live blog: Real-time updates from the Week 17 NFL game in Denver

Live updates, tweets, photos, analysis and more from the Broncos game against the Oakland Raiders at Empower Field at Mile High in Denver on Dec. 29, 2019. Read full article: Broncos vs. Raiders live blog: Real-time...→

NFL picks for Week 17: Bills looking ahead will boost Jets

NFL picks for Week 17: Bills looking ahead will boost Jets

Coaches in the NFL have some big decisions to make in Week 17. Some have to weigh the benefits of resting players versus the chance of gaining a higher seed or first-round bye. For others who are l… Read full article: NFL picks for Week 17: Bills looking ahe...→

NFL picks Week 17: Are Raiders joining 49ers in playoffs? No kidding?

NFL picks Week 17: Are Raiders joining 49ers in playoffs? No kidding?

Do you believe in playoff miracles, at least where the Raiders go to the postseason with the 49ers? Read full article: NFL picks Week 17: Are Raiders joining 4...→

NFL Week 17 betting advice: Take the Giants and the points against the Eagles

NFL Week 17 betting advice: Take the Giants and the points against the Eagles

Plus, a preview of Saturday night's CFP semifinal, the Fiesta Bowl, between Ohio State and Clemson... Read full article: NFL Week 17 betting advice: Take the Gia...→

NFL Report Week 17: Giants hoping to play spoiler in season finale

NFL Report Week 17: Giants hoping to play spoiler in season finale

Though the Giants' playoff hopes ended long ago, Big Blue can damage Philadelphia's chance for an NFC East title Sunday. Read full article: NFL Report Week 17: Giants hoping to pla...→

NFL Week 17: Titans vs Texans — Four Things To Watch For

NFL Week 17: Titans vs Texans — Four Things To Watch For

It's amazing how quickly things can change in the course of a couple of weeks in the NFL. Just two weeks ago, heading into Week 15 of the season, the Texans and Titans were tied atop the AFC South, but it was the Titans with all of the buzz and... Read full article: NFL Week 17: Titans vs Texans — Four Thi...→

Only 3 playoff slots locked up as NFL goes into final week | WTOP

Only 3 playoff slots locked up as NFL goes into final week | WTOP

NEW YORK (AP) — The NFL goes into the final week of the season with the Baltimore Ravens knowing exactly what lies ahead of them in the postseason. Coach John Harbaugh can rest Lamar Jackson and any… Read full article: Only 3 playoff slots locked up as NFL go...→

Which teams make the NFL playoffs after Week 16?

Which teams make the NFL playoffs after Week 16?

Two playoff spots remain up for grabs ahead of the final week of regular season, while the Seahawks' matchup against the 49ers will decide the winner of the NFC West. Read full article: Which teams make the NFL playoffs after ...→

Jim the Critic’s Top Concert Picks for the Week (Jan. 23-29)

Jim the Critic’s Top Concert Picks for the Week (Jan. 23-29)

Get tickets for Laurie Anderson at SFJazz Center, Jacquees at Masonic in San Francisco, Michael Kiwanuka at Fox in Oakland, Big Head Todd at Fillmore. Read full article: Jim the Critic’s Top Concert Picks for t...→

The Loop NFL Picks: Conference championships

The Loop NFL Picks: Conference championships

Every Thursday, Kevin Cusick makes his predictions against the latest Las Vegas point spread, the way God intended … Packers at 49ers (-7½) These NFC finalists will meet just 56 days after the Nine… Read full article: The Loop NFL Picks: Conference champions...→

NFL divisional round picks, and open thread: Saturday games edition

NFL divisional round picks, and open thread: Saturday games edition

For the gambling degenerates, and those of you who just like watching NFL playoff football, here are my divisional round picks, as well as a place to comment on the action. Read full article: NFL divisional round picks, and open thr...→

NFL Picks For Divisional Round: A Lot To Like About Divisional Weekend

NFL Picks For Divisional Round: A Lot To Like About Divisional Weekend

As football fans from coast to coast no doubt mourn this loss for New Englanders, the good news is that there's plenty of excitement without the Patriots for this weekend's action. Read full article: NFL Picks For Divisional Round: A Lot To...→

The Loop NFL Picks: Divisional playoffs

The Loop NFL Picks: Divisional playoffs

Vikings at 49ers (-6½) Kirk Cousins and company pulled the huge upset in New Orleans last Sunday but face an even tougher test on Saturday against one of the NFL’s top defenses, which is getting healthy just in time for the playoffs. The Sa Read full article: The Loop NFL Picks: Divisional playoffs...→

NFL Wild Card picks: Rounding up the experts' predictions for Eagles vs. Seahawks

NFL Wild Card picks: Rounding up the experts' predictions for Eagles vs. Seahawks

Another season, another chance for the Eagles to play spoiler as home underdogs in the playoffs. Over the past two seasons, the Eagles have been postseason underdogs five times, and they've won four of those games. No other team in the NFL has more than one such win since 2016. And that's the opportunity that presents itself this Sunday to Philly, who clinched the NFC East title with a Week 17 win over the Giants. Read full article: NFL Wild Card picks: Rounding up the exp...→

NFL playoff picks: Wildcard round

NFL playoff picks: Wildcard round

For the gambling degenerates, here are my wildcard round NFL picks. Read full article: NFL playoff picks: Wildcard round...→

The Loop NFL Picks: Wild-card weekend

The Loop NFL Picks: Wild-card weekend

Every Thursday, Kevin Cusick makes his predictions against the latest Las Vegas point spread, the way God intended … Vikings at Saints (-7½) Coach Mike Zimmer, trying to light a fire under his unde… Read full article: The Loop NFL Picks: Wild-card weekend...→

2020 NFL Draft order: Updated top 20 picks as Cincinnati holds first overall selection

2020 NFL Draft order: Updated top 20 picks as Cincinnati holds first overall selection

The Cincinnati Bengals hold the first overall pick in the draft, followed by the Washington Redskins and the Detroit Lions. Read full article: 2020 NFL Draft order: Updated top 20 pic...→

2019 NFL Week 17 Recap | WTOP

Playoff spoilers, a 30-for-30 special and fond farewells. All 32 teams get some attention in the final NFL Recap of the regular season. Read full article: 2019 NFL Week 17 Recap | WTOP...→

Seahawks-49ers predictions: Seattle Times writers make their picks for Week 17

Seahawks-49ers predictions: Seattle Times writers make their picks for Week 17

Bob Condotta, Adam Jude, Larry Stone and Matt Calkins predict which team will win the battle for the NFC West on Sunday Night Football. Read full article: Seahawks-49ers predictions: Seattle Time...→

Eagles at Giants Live: Highlights and Analysis From NFL Week 17 Game

Eagles at Giants Live: Highlights and Analysis From NFL Week 17 Game

Follow along live as the Eagles try to punch their ticket to the postseason with a Week 17 win. By Dave Zangaro  Read full article: Eagles at Giants Live: Highlights and An...→

NFL picks for Week 17: Bills looking ahead will boost Jets

NFL picks for Week 17: Bills looking ahead will boost Jets

Coaches in the NFL have some big decisions to make in Week 17. Some have to weigh the benefits of resting players versus the chance of gaining a higher seed or first-round bye. For others who are l… Read full article: NFL picks for Week 17: Bills looking ahe...→

Eagles-Giants NFL Week 17 Predictions 2019

Eagles-Giants NFL Week 17 Predictions 2019

Will the Eagles beat the Giants on Sunday to clinch the NFC East? Our experts make their predictions.  Read full article: Eagles-Giants NFL Week 17 Predictions 20...→

NFL Week 17 betting advice: Take the Giants and the points against the Eagles

NFL Week 17 betting advice: Take the Giants and the points against the Eagles

Plus, a preview of Saturday night's CFP semifinal, the Fiesta Bowl, between Ohio State and Clemson... Read full article: NFL Week 17 betting advice: Take the Gia...→

NFL Week 17: This Weekend's Best Bets

NFL Week 17: This Weekend's Best Bets

Week 17 is a tricky patch of schedule real estate, what with all of the teams whose seasons are covered dreams shattered, and the handful of teams who are resting players as they ready themselves for the postseason. There are some teams still playing all out, whether to improve sending... Read full article: NFL Week 17: This Weekend's Best Bets...→

NFL Week 17: Titans vs Texans — Four Things To Watch For

NFL Week 17: Titans vs Texans — Four Things To Watch For

It's amazing how quickly things can change in the course of a couple of weeks in the NFL. Just two weeks ago, heading into Week 15 of the season, the Texans and Titans were tied atop the AFC South, but it was the Titans with all of the buzz and... Read full article: NFL Week 17: Titans vs Texans — Four Thi...→

Christian McCaffrey has a shot at history in the final week of the NFL season

Christian McCaffrey has a shot at history in the final week of the NFL season

Panthers running back Christian McCaffrey could do something next week that hasn’t happened in two decades. The former Valor Christian star is just 67 yards away from reaching the 1,000-yards… Read full article: Christian McCaffrey has a shot at histor...→

Which teams make the NFL playoffs after Week 16?

Which teams make the NFL playoffs after Week 16?

Two playoff spots remain up for grabs ahead of the final week of regular season, while the Seahawks' matchup against the 49ers will decide the winner of the NFC West. Read full article: Which teams make the NFL playoffs after ...→

2019 NFL Week 16 Recap | WTOP

The NFL Week 16 Recap celebrates the holidays with three sweet treats, two overtime games and a time change in a pear tree. Or something like that. Read full article: 2019 NFL Week 16 Recap | WTOP...→

Weak 16: Christmas Week Delivers More Empty Seats to the NFL

Weak 16: Christmas Week Delivers More Empty Seats to the NFL

With only one more week of regular season play to go, it does not seem as if the NFL got its holiday wishes for full attendance at their Read full article: Weak 16: Christmas Week Delivers More Em...→

NFL divisional round picks, and open thread: Sunday games edition

NFL divisional round picks, and open thread: Sunday games edition

Get it done already, Andy.... Texans at Chiefs (-9.5): It's all lining up nicely for Big Red, as the Chiefs will face the Texans, a team with a point differential of -7 during the regular season in the divisional round, and if they get to the AFC Championship Game, they Read full article: NFL divisional round picks, and open thr...→

NFL playoff picks: Lamar Jackson-led Ravens will whip Titans

NFL playoff picks: Lamar Jackson-led Ravens will whip Titans

There ought to be some kind of special service to humanity award given to the Titans for knocking out the Patriots in the first round of the playoffs. Instead, all coach Mike Vrabel and his players… Read full article: NFL playoff picks: Lamar Jackson-led Rav...→

Jim the Critic’s Top Concert Picks for the Week (1/16-22)

Jim the Critic’s Top Concert Picks for the Week (1/16-22)

Get tickets for Railroad Earth at Fillmore in San Francisco; Seventeen at SAP Center in San Jose; Rex Orange County at Fox in Oakland, Masonic in SF. Read full article: Jim the Critic’s Top Concert Picks for t...→

2020 NFL Draft order: Updated top 24 picks following wild-card round

2020 NFL Draft order: Updated top 24 picks following wild-card round

The Philadelphia Eagles will be the first team to pick of those who have made the playoffs, followed by the Buffalo Bills, New England Patriots and New Orleans Saints. Read full article: 2020 NFL Draft order: Updated top 24 pic...→

NFL playoff picks: This is the end for Tom Brady and Patriots

NFL playoff picks: This is the end for Tom Brady and Patriots

Here we are again, standing on the corner of “The Patriots are finished” and “Do you really want to bet money on that?” I say again because 51 weeks ago, I hopped on the Chargers’ bandwagon as it r… Read full article: NFL playoff picks: This is the end for T...→

NFL Network's Kyle Brandt picks Eagles with impassioned 'Wolf of Broad Street' monologue

NFL Network's Kyle Brandt picks Eagles with impassioned 'Wolf of Broad Street' monologue

On "Good Morning Football," NFL Network host Kyle Brandt picked the Philadelphia Eagles to beat the Seattle Seahawks in the Wildcard round of the 2019-20 NFL Playoffs. He dubbed Dough Pederson "The Wolf of Broad Street." Read full article: NFL Network's Kyle Brandt picks Eagles w...→

Jim the Critic’s Top Bay Area Concert Picks of the Week (Jan. 9-15)

Get tickets for Mark Hummel’s Blues Harmonica Blowout at Freight & Salvage in Berkeley, Tool at SAP Center in San Jose, Los Lobos at Fillmore in S.F. Read full article: Jim the Critic’s Top Bay Area Concert Pi...→

With the NFL Draft pick order set for the Top 20, here are the favorite picks for each team

With the NFL Draft pick order set for the Top 20, here are the favorite picks for each team

With the NFL regular season coming to a close on Sunday, the teams with the top 20 picks for the 2020 NFL Draft have been set. Read full article: With the NFL Draft pick order set for th...→

NFL Week 17: Titans 35, Texans 14 — Four Winners, Four Losers

NFL Week 17: Titans 35, Texans 14 — Four Winners, Four Losers

There was plenty of scoreboard watching going on throughout the early window of NFL games yesterday, as the Houston Texans were rooting for the nearly impossible to happen, a Week 17 loss by the Kansas City Chiefs at home to the Los Angeles Chargers. A Chiefs loss would have kept... Read full article: NFL Week 17: Titans 35, Texans 14 — Four...→

Broncos vs. Raiders live blog: Real-time updates from the Week 17 NFL game in Denver

Broncos vs. Raiders live blog: Real-time updates from the Week 17 NFL game in Denver

Live updates, tweets, photos, analysis and more from the Broncos game against the Oakland Raiders at Empower Field at Mile High in Denver on Dec. 29, 2019. Read full article: Broncos vs. Raiders live blog: Real-time...→

NFL Week 17 Schedule: Derrick Gunn’s 5 Games to Watch

NFL Week 17 Schedule: Derrick Gunn’s 5 Games to Watch

There are plenty of meaningful games to watch in the final week of the NFL season and Derrick Gunn has his top five.  Read full article: NFL Week 17 Schedule: Derrick Gunn’s 5 G...→

NFL picks Week 17: Are Raiders joining 49ers in playoffs? No kidding?

NFL picks Week 17: Are Raiders joining 49ers in playoffs? No kidding?

Do you believe in playoff miracles, at least where the Raiders go to the postseason with the 49ers? Read full article: NFL picks Week 17: Are Raiders joining 4...→

Week 17 NFL picks: Rounding up the experts' predictions for Eagles vs. Giants

Week 17 NFL picks: Rounding up the experts' predictions for Eagles vs. Giants

After taking care of business against the Dallas Cowboys last week at home, the Eagles will now make the relatively short drive north to visit the Giants in a game that, despite the opponent, is just as important for the Birds if they hope to clinch the NFC East on Sunday evening. Read full article: Week 17 NFL picks: Rounding up the exper...→

Week 17 NFL picks

Week 17 NFL picks

For the gambling degenerates, here are my Week 17 NFL picks. Read full article: Week 17 NFL picks...→

NFL Report Week 17: Giants hoping to play spoiler in season finale

NFL Report Week 17: Giants hoping to play spoiler in season finale

Though the Giants' playoff hopes ended long ago, Big Blue can damage Philadelphia's chance for an NFC East title Sunday. Read full article: NFL Report Week 17: Giants hoping to pla...→

Jim the Critic’s Top Bay Area Concert Picks of the Week (Jan. 2-8)

Get tickets for Willie Nelson at the Fillmore, John Oliver at the Masonic, Chris Botti at SFJazz Center, Larry June at Slim’s in San Francisco. Read full article: Jim the Critic’s Top Bay Area Concert Pi...→

The Loop NFL Picks: Week 17

The Loop NFL Picks: Week 17

Bears at Vikings (-7½) Kirk Cousins made history in Week 16, losing his ninth consecutive Monday night game as the Packers locked up the NFC North championship. The setback ties the Vikings’ quarterback for the Minnesota futility record wit Read full article: The Loop NFL Picks: Week 17...→

Only 3 playoff slots locked up as NFL goes into final week | WTOP

Only 3 playoff slots locked up as NFL goes into final week | WTOP

NEW YORK (AP) — The NFL goes into the final week of the season with the Baltimore Ravens knowing exactly what lies ahead of them in the postseason. Coach John Harbaugh can rest Lamar Jackson and any… Read full article: Only 3 playoff slots locked up as NFL go...→

Here’s a look at the NFL playoff picture heading into the final week of the regular season

Here’s a look at the NFL playoff picture heading into the final week of the regular season

The NFL’s first slate of Saturday games this season saw the Patriots clinch the AFC East, the Texans clinch the AFC South – and the Rams get eliminated from playoff contention.... On Sunday, it was the Browns’ turn to fall by the postseason wayside as their disappointing season continued with a home loss to the Ravens. Very much on the other side of things was Baltimore, which used its win in Cleveland to lock up a f Read full article: Here’s a look at the NFL playoff picture...→

All you need to know ahead of Week 17 of the NFL season

All you need to know ahead of Week 17 of the NFL season

The final week of the NFL regular season will decide the winner of the NFC West and who between Philadelphia and Dallas will make the playoffs. Read full article: All you need to know ahead of Week 17 of...→

Broncos vs. Lions live blog: Real-time updates from the Week 16 NFL game in Denver

Broncos vs. Lions live blog: Real-time updates from the Week 16 NFL game in Denver

Live updates, tweets, photos, analysis and more from the Broncos game against the Detroit Lions at Empower Field at Mile High in Denver on Dec. 22, 2019. Read full article: Broncos vs. Lions live blog: Real-time u...→

Jim the Critic’s Top Concert Picks for the Week (Jan. 23-29)

Jim the Critic’s Top Concert Picks for the Week (Jan. 23-29)

Get tickets for Laurie Anderson at SFJazz Center, Jacquees at Masonic in San Francisco, Michael Kiwanuka at Fox in Oakland, Big Head Todd at Fillmore. Read full article: Jim the Critic’s Top Concert Picks for t...→

The Loop NFL Picks: Conference championships

The Loop NFL Picks: Conference championships

Every Thursday, Kevin Cusick makes his predictions against the latest Las Vegas point spread, the way God intended … Packers at 49ers (-7½) These NFC finalists will meet just 56 days after the Nine… Read full article: The Loop NFL Picks: Conference champions...→

NFL divisional round picks, and open thread: Sunday games edition

NFL divisional round picks, and open thread: Sunday games edition

Get it done already, Andy.... Texans at Chiefs (-9.5): It's all lining up nicely for Big Red, as the Chiefs will face the Texans, a team with a point differential of -7 during the regular season in the divisional round, and if they get to the AFC Championship Game, they Read full article: NFL divisional round picks, and open thr...→

NFL divisional round picks, and open thread: Saturday games edition

NFL divisional round picks, and open thread: Saturday games edition

For the gambling degenerates, and those of you who just like watching NFL playoff football, here are my divisional round picks, as well as a place to comment on the action. Read full article: NFL divisional round picks, and open thr...→

NFL playoff picks: Lamar Jackson-led Ravens will whip Titans

NFL playoff picks: Lamar Jackson-led Ravens will whip Titans

There ought to be some kind of special service to humanity award given to the Titans for knocking out the Patriots in the first round of the playoffs. Instead, all coach Mike Vrabel and his players… Read full article: NFL playoff picks: Lamar Jackson-led Rav...→

NFL Picks For Divisional Round: A Lot To Like About Divisional Weekend

NFL Picks For Divisional Round: A Lot To Like About Divisional Weekend

As football fans from coast to coast no doubt mourn this loss for New Englanders, the good news is that there's plenty of excitement without the Patriots for this weekend's action. Read full article: NFL Picks For Divisional Round: A Lot To...→

Jim the Critic’s Top Concert Picks for the Week (1/16-22)

Jim the Critic’s Top Concert Picks for the Week (1/16-22)

Get tickets for Railroad Earth at Fillmore in San Francisco; Seventeen at SAP Center in San Jose; Rex Orange County at Fox in Oakland, Masonic in SF. Read full article: Jim the Critic’s Top Concert Picks for t...→

The Loop NFL Picks: Divisional playoffs

The Loop NFL Picks: Divisional playoffs

Vikings at 49ers (-6½) Kirk Cousins and company pulled the huge upset in New Orleans last Sunday but face an even tougher test on Saturday against one of the NFL’s top defenses, which is getting healthy just in time for the playoffs. The Sa Read full article: The Loop NFL Picks: Divisional playoffs...→

2020 NFL Draft order: Updated top 24 picks following wild-card round

2020 NFL Draft order: Updated top 24 picks following wild-card round

The Philadelphia Eagles will be the first team to pick of those who have made the playoffs, followed by the Buffalo Bills, New England Patriots and New Orleans Saints. Read full article: 2020 NFL Draft order: Updated top 24 pic...→

NFL Wild Card picks: Rounding up the experts' predictions for Eagles vs. Seahawks

NFL Wild Card picks: Rounding up the experts' predictions for Eagles vs. Seahawks

Another season, another chance for the Eagles to play spoiler as home underdogs in the playoffs. Over the past two seasons, the Eagles have been postseason underdogs five times, and they've won four of those games. No other team in the NFL has more than one such win since 2016. And that's the opportunity that presents itself this Sunday to Philly, who clinched the NFC East title with a Week 17 win over the Giants. Read full article: NFL Wild Card picks: Rounding up the exp...→

NFL playoff picks: This is the end for Tom Brady and Patriots

NFL playoff picks: This is the end for Tom Brady and Patriots

Here we are again, standing on the corner of “The Patriots are finished” and “Do you really want to bet money on that?” I say again because 51 weeks ago, I hopped on the Chargers’ bandwagon as it r… Read full article: NFL playoff picks: This is the end for T...→

NFL Network's Kyle Brandt picks Eagles with impassioned 'Wolf of Broad Street' monologue

NFL Network's Kyle Brandt picks Eagles with impassioned 'Wolf of Broad Street' monologue

On "Good Morning Football," NFL Network host Kyle Brandt picked the Philadelphia Eagles to beat the Seattle Seahawks in the Wildcard round of the 2019-20 NFL Playoffs. He dubbed Dough Pederson "The Wolf of Broad Street." Read full article: NFL Network's Kyle Brandt picks Eagles w...→

NFL playoff picks: Wildcard round

NFL playoff picks: Wildcard round

For the gambling degenerates, here are my wildcard round NFL picks. Read full article: NFL playoff picks: Wildcard round...→

Jim the Critic’s Top Bay Area Concert Picks of the Week (Jan. 9-15)

Get tickets for Mark Hummel’s Blues Harmonica Blowout at Freight & Salvage in Berkeley, Tool at SAP Center in San Jose, Los Lobos at Fillmore in S.F. Read full article: Jim the Critic’s Top Bay Area Concert Pi...→

The Loop NFL Picks: Wild-card weekend

The Loop NFL Picks: Wild-card weekend

Every Thursday, Kevin Cusick makes his predictions against the latest Las Vegas point spread, the way God intended … Vikings at Saints (-7½) Coach Mike Zimmer, trying to light a fire under his unde… Read full article: The Loop NFL Picks: Wild-card weekend...→

With the NFL Draft pick order set for the Top 20, here are the favorite picks for each team

With the NFL Draft pick order set for the Top 20, here are the favorite picks for each team

With the NFL regular season coming to a close on Sunday, the teams with the top 20 picks for the 2020 NFL Draft have been set. Read full article: With the NFL Draft pick order set for th...→

2020 NFL Draft order: Updated top 20 picks as Cincinnati holds first overall selection

2020 NFL Draft order: Updated top 20 picks as Cincinnati holds first overall selection

The Cincinnati Bengals hold the first overall pick in the draft, followed by the Washington Redskins and the Detroit Lions. Read full article: 2020 NFL Draft order: Updated top 20 pic...→

NFL Week 17: Titans 35, Texans 14 — Four Winners, Four Losers

NFL Week 17: Titans 35, Texans 14 — Four Winners, Four Losers

There was plenty of scoreboard watching going on throughout the early window of NFL games yesterday, as the Houston Texans were rooting for the nearly impossible to happen, a Week 17 loss by the Kansas City Chiefs at home to the Los Angeles Chargers. A Chiefs loss would have kept... Read full article: NFL Week 17: Titans 35, Texans 14 — Four...→

2019 NFL Week 17 Recap | WTOP

Playoff spoilers, a 30-for-30 special and fond farewells. All 32 teams get some attention in the final NFL Recap of the regular season. Read full article: 2019 NFL Week 17 Recap | WTOP...→

Seahawks-49ers predictions: Seattle Times writers make their picks for Week 17

Seahawks-49ers predictions: Seattle Times writers make their picks for Week 17

Bob Condotta, Adam Jude, Larry Stone and Matt Calkins predict which team will win the battle for the NFC West on Sunday Night Football. Read full article: Seahawks-49ers predictions: Seattle Time...→

Broncos vs. Raiders live blog: Real-time updates from the Week 17 NFL game in Denver

Broncos vs. Raiders live blog: Real-time updates from the Week 17 NFL game in Denver

Live updates, tweets, photos, analysis and more from the Broncos game against the Oakland Raiders at Empower Field at Mile High in Denver on Dec. 29, 2019. Read full article: Broncos vs. Raiders live blog: Real-time...→

Eagles at Giants Live: Highlights and Analysis From NFL Week 17 Game

Eagles at Giants Live: Highlights and Analysis From NFL Week 17 Game

Follow along live as the Eagles try to punch their ticket to the postseason with a Week 17 win. By Dave Zangaro  Read full article: Eagles at Giants Live: Highlights and An...→

NFL picks for Week 17: Bills looking ahead will boost Jets

NFL picks for Week 17: Bills looking ahead will boost Jets

Coaches in the NFL have some big decisions to make in Week 17. Some have to weigh the benefits of resting players versus the chance of gaining a higher seed or first-round bye. For others who are l… Read full article: NFL picks for Week 17: Bills looking ahe...→

NFL Week 17 Schedule: Derrick Gunn’s 5 Games to Watch

NFL Week 17 Schedule: Derrick Gunn’s 5 Games to Watch

There are plenty of meaningful games to watch in the final week of the NFL season and Derrick Gunn has his top five.  Read full article: NFL Week 17 Schedule: Derrick Gunn’s 5 G...→

Eagles-Giants NFL Week 17 Predictions 2019

Eagles-Giants NFL Week 17 Predictions 2019

Will the Eagles beat the Giants on Sunday to clinch the NFC East? Our experts make their predictions.  Read full article: Eagles-Giants NFL Week 17 Predictions 20...→

NFL picks Week 17: Are Raiders joining 49ers in playoffs? No kidding?

NFL picks Week 17: Are Raiders joining 49ers in playoffs? No kidding?

Do you believe in playoff miracles, at least where the Raiders go to the postseason with the 49ers? Read full article: NFL picks Week 17: Are Raiders joining 4...→

Week 17 NFL picks: Rounding up the experts' predictions for Eagles vs. Giants

Week 17 NFL picks: Rounding up the experts' predictions for Eagles vs. Giants

After taking care of business against the Dallas Cowboys last week at home, the Eagles will now make the relatively short drive north to visit the Giants in a game that, despite the opponent, is just as important for the Birds if they hope to clinch the NFC East on Sunday evening. Read full article: Week 17 NFL picks: Rounding up the exper...→

NFL Week 17 betting advice: Take the Giants and the points against the Eagles

NFL Week 17 betting advice: Take the Giants and the points against the Eagles

Plus, a preview of Saturday night's CFP semifinal, the Fiesta Bowl, between Ohio State and Clemson... Read full article: NFL Week 17 betting advice: Take the Gia...→

Week 17 NFL picks

Week 17 NFL picks

For the gambling degenerates, here are my Week 17 NFL picks. Read full article: Week 17 NFL picks...→

NFL Week 17: This Weekend's Best Bets

NFL Week 17: This Weekend's Best Bets

Week 17 is a tricky patch of schedule real estate, what with all of the teams whose seasons are covered dreams shattered, and the handful of teams who are resting players as they ready themselves for the postseason. There are some teams still playing all out, whether to improve sending... Read full article: NFL Week 17: This Weekend's Best Bets...→

NFL Report Week 17: Giants hoping to play spoiler in season finale

NFL Report Week 17: Giants hoping to play spoiler in season finale

Though the Giants' playoff hopes ended long ago, Big Blue can damage Philadelphia's chance for an NFC East title Sunday. Read full article: NFL Report Week 17: Giants hoping to pla...→

Jim the Critic’s Top Bay Area Concert Picks of the Week (Jan. 2-8)

Get tickets for Willie Nelson at the Fillmore, John Oliver at the Masonic, Chris Botti at SFJazz Center, Larry June at Slim’s in San Francisco. Read full article: Jim the Critic’s Top Bay Area Concert Pi...→

NFL Week 17: Titans vs Texans — Four Things To Watch For

NFL Week 17: Titans vs Texans — Four Things To Watch For

It's amazing how quickly things can change in the course of a couple of weeks in the NFL. Just two weeks ago, heading into Week 15 of the season, the Texans and Titans were tied atop the AFC South, but it was the Titans with all of the buzz and... Read full article: NFL Week 17: Titans vs Texans — Four Thi...→

The Loop NFL Picks: Week 17

The Loop NFL Picks: Week 17

Bears at Vikings (-7½) Kirk Cousins made history in Week 16, losing his ninth consecutive Monday night game as the Packers locked up the NFC North championship. The setback ties the Vikings’ quarterback for the Minnesota futility record wit Read full article: The Loop NFL Picks: Week 17...→

Only 3 playoff slots locked up as NFL goes into final week | WTOP

Only 3 playoff slots locked up as NFL goes into final week | WTOP

NEW YORK (AP) — The NFL goes into the final week of the season with the Baltimore Ravens knowing exactly what lies ahead of them in the postseason. Coach John Harbaugh can rest Lamar Jackson and any… Read full article: Only 3 playoff slots locked up as NFL go...→

Christian McCaffrey has a shot at history in the final week of the NFL season

Christian McCaffrey has a shot at history in the final week of the NFL season

Panthers running back Christian McCaffrey could do something next week that hasn’t happened in two decades. The former Valor Christian star is just 67 yards away from reaching the 1,000-yards… Read full article: Christian McCaffrey has a shot at histor...→

Here’s a look at the NFL playoff picture heading into the final week of the regular season

Here’s a look at the NFL playoff picture heading into the final week of the regular season

The NFL’s first slate of Saturday games this season saw the Patriots clinch the AFC East, the Texans clinch the AFC South – and the Rams get eliminated from playoff contention.... On Sunday, it was the Browns’ turn to fall by the postseason wayside as their disappointing season continued with a home loss to the Ravens. Very much on the other side of things was Baltimore, which used its win in Cleveland to lock up a f Read full article: Here’s a look at the NFL playoff picture...→

Which teams make the NFL playoffs after Week 16?

Which teams make the NFL playoffs after Week 16?

Two playoff spots remain up for grabs ahead of the final week of regular season, while the Seahawks' matchup against the 49ers will decide the winner of the NFC West. Read full article: Which teams make the NFL playoffs after ...→

All you need to know ahead of Week 17 of the NFL season

All you need to know ahead of Week 17 of the NFL season

The final week of the NFL regular season will decide the winner of the NFC West and who between Philadelphia and Dallas will make the playoffs. Read full article: All you need to know ahead of Week 17 of...→

2019 NFL Week 16 Recap | WTOP

The NFL Week 16 Recap celebrates the holidays with three sweet treats, two overtime games and a time change in a pear tree. Or something like that. Read full article: 2019 NFL Week 16 Recap | WTOP...→

Weak 16: Christmas Week Delivers More Empty Seats to the NFL

Weak 16: Christmas Week Delivers More Empty Seats to the NFL

With only one more week of regular season play to go, it does not seem as if the NFL got its holiday wishes for full attendance at their Read full article: Weak 16: Christmas Week Delivers More Em...→

Broncos vs. Lions live blog: Real-time updates from the Week 16 NFL game in Denver

Broncos vs. Lions live blog: Real-time updates from the Week 16 NFL game in Denver

Live updates, tweets, photos, analysis and more from the Broncos game against the Detroit Lions at Empower Field at Mile High in Denver on Dec. 22, 2019. Read full article: Broncos vs. Lions live blog: Real-time u...→