Category Archives: Wagers

For those so inclined, I like to make a few picks. Just for fun! Not to be used with real money you fools!

Mythical Picks – NFL – Weekend Of 1/18/15

First, I need to review last week’s less-than-wonderful Mythical Picks. I made 5 picks on NFL playoff games and 4 of them were wrong. The only correct pick was taking the Colts +7 against the Broncos. I came within a replay of having a real shot at my money-line pick of the Cowboys but such […]

Mythical Picks – NFL – Weekend of 1/11/15 … Plus A Bonus

Last week was a nightmare for mythical picks. In the four wild-card games, I managed to pick the wrong side in all four games. The only mythical pick I got right was the Bengals/Colts game staying UNDER 49.5. So, last week the record was 1-4-0 making the season record a stunningly awful 116-146-5. Obviously, no […]

Mythical Picks – NFL – Weekend of 1-4-15

There were no Mythical Picks last week so I will summarize the picks from two weeks ago. That was a good week of mythical picking with a record of 12-5-0. That very respectable weekly result was insufficient to make up for the bad selections in previous weeks and so the regular NFL season closed with […]

Mythical Picks – NCAA – Weekend Of 12/13/14

Bye the bye, before we review last week’s Mythical Picks, notice the date in the headline here – 12/13/14. This is the last day in this millennium where the month/day/year numbers will be sequential. That will not happen again until January 2, 3003. Armed with that important information, go forth and accomplish big things today… […]

Mythical Picks – NFL – Weekend of 12/14/14

First, we need to review last week’s Mythical Picks: I liked Cowboys -3.5 over Bears. Cowboys won by 13. Yes! I liked Ravens +3 against Dolphins. Ravens won the game. Yes! I liked Ravens/Dolphins OVER 45. Total score was 41. No! I liked Steelers +3 against Bengals. Steelers won handily. Yes! I liked Colts/Browns OVER […]

Mythical Picks – NCAA Weekend Of 12/6/14

I shall begin with a review of last week’s Mythical Picks: I liked TCU -8 over Texas. TCU won by 38. Yea! I liked LSU -3 over Texas A&M. LSU won by 6. Yea! I liked UVa “pick ‘em” over Va Tech. Did not happen. Boo! I liked Iowa “pick ‘em” over Nebraska. Iowa lost. […]

Mythical Picks – NFL – Weekend Of 12/7/14

First, a review of last week’s Mythical Picks: I liked Bears/Lions UNDER 47.5. Total score was 51. No! I liked Eagles/Cowboys OVER 54.5. Total score was 43. No! I liked Seahawks/Niners UNDER 40.5. Total was 22. Yes! I liked Skins/Colts OVER 51. Total was 76. Yes! I liked Titans/Texans UNDER 43. Total was 67. No! […]

Mythical Picks – NFL – Weekend Of 11/30/14

First, a review of last week: I liked Chiefs -7 over Raiders. Chiefs lost the game. No! I liked Browns +3 against Falcons. Browns won the game. Yes! I liked Titans +11 against Eagles. Not enough points. No! I liked Lions/Pats OVER 47. Total score was 43. No! I liked Pats -7 over Lions. Pats […]

Mythical Picks – NCAA – Weekend of 11/29/14

First, let us see what happened to last week’s Mythical Picks: I liked Baylor/Ok. St. OVER 67.5. Total score was 71. Yea! I liked Virginia +6 against Miami. Virginia won outright. Yea! I liked Tennessee -3.5 over Mizzou. Tennessee lost the game. Boo! I liked Mich. St. -22 over Rutgers. State won by 42. Yea! […]

Mythical Picks – NCAA – Weekend Of 11/22/14

Let me begin by revisiting last week’s Mythical Picks: I liked Pitt/UNC UNDER 67.5. Total score was 75. Boo! I liked Wake Forest +17 against NC State. Not enough points. Boo! I liked Ohio St. -14 over Minnesota. State won by only 7. Boo! I liked Nebraska/Wisconsin UNDER 57. Total was 83. Boo! I liked […]