Author Archives: Mitch Quesada

NFL Week 5 Picks, Predictions: Chargers notch first win, Titans rebound

Thursday, Oct. 5    The Patriots have stumbled to a 2-2 start to the season thanks to their underachieving defense which ranks last in the league in terms of yards and points allowed. Fortunately for Tom Brady and the offense, … Continue reading

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NFL Week 4 Picks, Predictions: Bengals turn season around, Jags keep pouncing

Thursday, Sept. 28    The Bears are fresh off an impressive upset over the Steelers while the Packers needed overtime to beat a pretty lifeless Bengals squad. Don’t expect either of these division rivals to play like they did last … Continue reading

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NFL Week 3 Picks, Predictions: Packers bounce back, Titans tally upset

Thursday, Sept. 21    A lot of people have been poking fun at this matchup, but with Todd Gurley and Sammy Watkins leading the Rams’ offense, there are lots of points to be scored. Keep in mind that’s being combined … Continue reading

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NFL Week 2 Picks, Predictions: Chiefs are for real, Cardinals will miss David Johnson

Thursday, Sept. 14    A short week with little rest is a tough way for these teams to start the season but it may be even tougher for we, the fans, to watch. Deshaun Watson will be making his NFL … Continue reading

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NFL Week 1 Picks, Predictions: Patriots collect rings, Falcons collect win

Football is back and so is Q! After finishing last season’s picks with a 165-89-2 record, Mitch correctly predicted 10 of the 11 postseason games and the Super Bowl champion New England Patriots. He’s back this year with weekly insight on … Continue reading

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Chris Paul traded to Houston Rockets, but how is it going to work?

The Houston Rockets sent shock waves through the NBA on Wednesday when it was reported they had traded multiple players and a draft pick to the Los Angeles Clippers for All-NBA point guard Chris Paul. The trade was first reported … Continue reading

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Oregon’s Jordan Bell takes blame for Final Four loss: ‘This will hurt forever’

Athletes endure highs and lows during their careers, but Oregon’s Jordan Bell felt the lowest of the latter on Saturday night when he took the blame for his team’s 77-76 loss to North Carolina in the NCAA Final Four. The … Continue reading

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LeBron James, Isaiah Thomas making MVP conversation a little more interesting

There’s no formal definition in regards to a Most Valuable Player. The word “valuable” has several definitions, meanings, and synonyms, meaning there are several ways it can be interpreted. That rings especially true in conversations like the one setting the NBA on … Continue reading

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Super Bowl LI Pick, Predictions: Can high-flying Falcons offense help capture first ring?

Sunday, Feb. 5 New England Patriots (16-2) vs Atlanta Falcons (13-5) The Patriots and Falcons will square off on Sunday in a battle that pairs expectation against destiny. New England is playing in its seventh Super Bowl in 16 years and … Continue reading

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NFL Conference Title Game Picks, Predictions: Which team’s defense blinks first?

Sunday, Jan. 22 Green Bay Packers (12-6) at Atlanta Falcons (12-5) The Packers were never supposed to be here, the Falcons were expected to be. And so begins the storyline of a Cinderella team visiting a heavy favorite — except that … Continue reading

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