Tag: NFL picks

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Gamblor’s Last Stand: Week 13 NFL Picks

It is with great regret that I must announce Gamblor’s imminent demise.  I simply don’t have time to keep it up anymore....

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Rebirth of Gamblor: Week 11 NFL Picks

Last week was as close to perfect as I’ve ever seen the computer get. It came at a great time, too, because it had a lot of money on...

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Rebirth of Gamblor: Week 10 NFL Picks

For the second week in a row, the computer came within an eyelash of hitting a two hundred dollar bet as Dallas fell to the Atlanta Falcons...

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Rebirth of Gamblor: Week 9 NFL Picks

Last week was an absolute disaster for the computer.  Although I wasn’t as nervous about it as I usually am, the Eagles continued to...

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Rebirth of Gamblor: Week 8 NFL Picks

Last week featured a disappointing, if unsurprising, performance for the computer.  With its biggest bet coming in on Oakland to cover as...

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Rebirth of Gamblor: Week 7 NFL Picks

After having its worst week of the season two weeks ago, Gamblor fought back admirably and had, statistically, its best week of the season...

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Rebirth of Gamblor: Week 6 NFL Picks

Last week was an absolute disaster for the computer.  It basically took all of the money it had made this season and threw it out the...

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Rebirth of Gamblor: Week 5 NFL Picks

Last week was another solid (albeit rather lucky) week for the computer.  With the gift of a push in the Eagles game, Gamblor went an...

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Rebirth of Gamblor: Week 4 NFL Picks

Last week was a fantastic, if not quite perfect week for the computer.  It nailed its big bet on Buffalo, winning over $1300 in a single...

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Rebirth of Gamblor: Week 3 NFL Picks

Last week was another very fine week for the computer, with both models delivering solid performances.  Gamblor was 7-6 with a weighted...

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Rebirth of Gamblor: Week 2 NFL Picks

Gamblor started out quite well last week, laying out $704 and winning it all back, plus a tidy profit of $255.  Both models had...

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Rebirth of Gamblor: Week 1 NFL Picks

A few months ago in a conversation with Sports Illustrated, “Game of Thrones” creator George R.R. Martin compared a few...

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I Call Him SON OF GAMBLOR! Superbowl Pick

Thanks for checking in one last time this season!  Let’s see what Gamblor has to say about the Superbowl… Gamblor’s...

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I Call Him SON OF GAMBLOR! Season Summary

Well, it ended up being a profitable season.  And over the three years it has been active, Gamblor has now crossed into positive...

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I Call Him SON OF GAMBLOR! Conference Championships

I guess I should be a bit disappointed that I haven’t been betting on Gamblor’s picks during the postseason – it’s...

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I Call Him SON OF GAMBLOR! Week 14 NFL Picks

What can I say? The computer went 10-3 on its bets last weekend, including a staggering 10-1 on Sunday. Unfortunately, the one bet it...

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I Call Him SON OF GAMBLOR! Week 7 NFL Picks

UPDATE: they finally posted spreads for the Jacksonville – Kansas City, Philadelphia – Tennessee, and Oakland – Denver games, with no...

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I Call Him SON OF GAMBLOR! Week 6 NFL Picks

With both schemes still performing at better than 80% for the season, Gamblor and Son of Gamblor have agreed to take a breather and have...

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I Call Him Gamblor: Season Summary

There’s an ancient roulette scheme that’s probably about two hours older than the game itself. It’s a strategy known as...

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NFL Picks: Superbowl XLIV

Gamblor was correct in both of the games last week, going 2-0, but unfortunately it wasn’t confident enough in either pick to wager...

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NFL Picks: Conference Championships

Gamblor had a quiet week last week, going 2-2 for a small loss of $31.  The computer, like many bettors, anticipated that Arizona would...

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NFL Picks: Divisional Playoffs

Gamblor finally scored a big victory against Green Bay last week and had an incredible week overall, going 3-1 with a truly amazing...

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NFL Picks: Wild Card Weekend

Gamblor finished its season in style, making the second-largest number of weighted picks in its entire 14-year (theoretical) history and...

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NFL Picks: Week 17 (updated)

The spread for the Buffalo game is -8.5.  Yeah.  A 5-10 team is an 8.5 point favorite over a 14-1 one.  So of course Gamblor thinks this...

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NFL Picks: Week 16

The computer had a nice week last week, going 9-6-1 against the spread.  Well, it was almost nice.  If I hadn’t dropped $340 on...

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NFL Picks: Week 15

Fucking hell.  I need to keep reminding myself that in the long run this program has actually still made money for me.  But another...

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NFL Picks: Week 14 (updated)

UPDATE:  Hooray!  Gamblor got off to a great start this week, nailing its second-largest bet as Cleveland dropped Pittsburgh last...

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NFL Picks: Week 13 (updated)

UPDATE:  The line in the Arizona game finally got posted – the Vikings are favorites by 3 points.  Whisenhunt says that who’s...

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NFL Picks: Week 12 (updated x2)

UPDATE:  Both Gamblor and I are off to a good start this week, as my own picks are 2-1 and Gamblor hit the bigger of its two bets (on...

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NFL Picks: Week 11 (updated x2)

Along with all your picks for Week 11's NFL action, Zack Dennis counts down the worst coaching mistakes in football history. Hey, is that...