Bookmakers were spot on as Fallen narrowly covers the 3 points and takes down the Cards 31-27. Javian Hawkins led the way as the rookie from Louisville dusted the Cardinals for 171 yards and 3 scores including the game winning score with 1:30 left in the game. Will Fuller chipped in with 109 yards through the air and a score as the Texans take the win at home.
Lions (CookieBoy) vs Bears +4 (Noble)
A back and forth duel in the 4th quarter, Noble and his ChiTown Bears come out on top 27-24 after a late drive that was capped off by a Allen Robinson touchdown with under 2 minutes remaining in the game. Rookie QB Zach Wilson led the offense with 263 yards through the air and the game winning TD pass. The Bears continue to groom the rookie with help from Tarik Cohen, as he continues to shine in the lead role contributing 128 yards and 2 scores on the ground. The game feature another standout rookie as the Lions Amon-Ra St. Brown tore the Bears secondary for 162 yards and a score.
Rams (Razz) vs Eagles -22 (Burn)
Eagles came into the games 22 point favorites and didn’t disappoint bettors. After a closely contested 1st half, the Eagles out scored the Rams 24-3 in the second half to come out on top 38-13. Miles Sanders ran all over the newly improved, and expensive, Rams defense to the tune of 169 yards and 2 touchdowns. Jared Goff continues to struggle as his 6 interceptions buried any chances the Rams had at competing in this game. The former Georgia Bulldog, Richard LeCounte hauled in 3 interceptions and his solid rookie campaign continues.
Saints (Dean) vs Football Team -10 (TBR4EVA)
Football Team continue to roll as they improve to 2-0 taking down new PML user Dean and his his New Orlean Saints. A one score game until the 4th quarter where Football team hits the back door cover winning 34-10 at home. The Football Team passing attack proved to be too much as Gary Jennings and Terry McLaurin combine for over 200 yards through the air. Turnovers proved to be costly for the Saints as the Football Team of Washington continue to play solid defense in their bid for divisional dominance.
Colts (PapaGreen) vs Chiefs +19 (Vet)
Colts force 9 turnovers to go with 450 yards of offense as they run over the Chiefs 53-11 on the road. Newly signed signal caller Jameis Winston leads the Colts attack with 349 yards and 4 touchdowns. Pat Mahomes, a once promising MVP and future hall of famer, continues to struggle after receiving a record setting contract, as he tosses 7 interceptions and a fumble.
Bills (Geeeeked) vs Patriots -9 (The Natural)
Cam Newton continues to relive his glory days as he and Damiere Byrd get it done through the air to lead the Patriots to a 42-30 victory to improve to 2-0. Turnovers continue to plague Josh Allen as he throws 4 interceptions and loses a fumble on the ground. Stefan Diggs was a lone bright spot for the Bills as he scorches the top tier Pats secondary for 4 touchdowns.
Buccaneers (DLoydTV) vs Panthers -1 (JT)
DloydTV, cool calm and collective drills 33 yard field goal as time expires to give Tampa Bay the divisional week 2 win over the Panters 34-31. It was old vs new as Tom Brady went head to head with the future of the league and top overall pick, Justin Fields. The matchup didn’t disappoint as they combined for over 600 yards through the air. The passing of the torch isn’t happening just yet for the rookie.
Vikings (Svperstar) vs Packers +11 (UncleSam)
Oddsmakers usually nail it, but they weren’t even close here as the Vikings route their divisional foe 45-14 in a lopsided affair. Vikings are led by not 1, not 2, but 3 pick 6’s as Jordan Love continues to struggle in his part of the highly criticized benching of hall of famer Aaron Rodgers.
Titans (Bubba) vs Jaguars -4 (Scoopa)
Jacksonville scores late and the Titans miss a game winning FG attempt as the Jaguars win 21-20 at home. Scoopa continues to make a claim for A-Tier status as he sits atop the division at 2-0 and continues to play solid all around football. The turnover battle proves to be costly for the Titans as they turn it over 4 times in the loss.
Broncos (JPGaming) vs Ravens -26 (Bacon)
Bookmakers win again. 26 points is one of the largest spreads in NFL history. Ravens win, and cover 37-7. Ravens come out the game looking like serious contenders this season with two blowout victories. JK Dobbins leads the way for Bacon as he rushes for 155 yards and 3 scores. Defense came up strong for the Ravens setting the offense up with 3 interceptions and holding Drew Lock to a 28.0 QB rating. Every win counts in the AFC North, and the Ravens are playing to that mentality.
Lack of Jet user continues to give teams ‘freebies’ as KingMike and his Dolphins defeat the artificial intelligence let Jets 45-17. Tua looks strong in his second year leading the way with nearly 300 yards and 3 touchdowns. Two rookies squared off at the wide receiver position and the anticipated matchup didn’t disappoint viewers. DeVonta Smith out of Alabama (142/1) went neck and neck with Rashod Bateman (100/2).
Cowboys (CEO) vs Chargers +11 (Hype Mike)
HypeMike rebounds in week 2 with an impressive 48-35 victory. Coming into the game, the book has said to been out on HypeMike as he ended a storybook season 1 with a first round exit. Both quarterbacks put on a show passing for over 350 yards each as Herbert prevails with the win over Dak. Wideouts Rico Gafford and Reggie Davis pick up where the departed Allen and Williams left off as they led the Chargers to victory through the air.
49ers (Nef) vs Seahawks +11 (Mali)
49ers score late to take a 34-32 victory on the road in Seattle to improve to 2-0. On 4th down, Jimmy G hooked up with Jon-Vea Johnson for a 50 yard TD to secure the win for the returning coach. The story in this one however was the domination of rookie RB Ty Chandler who ran all over the Seahawks with 237 yards and a pair of touchdowns. 49ers continue to look impressive.
Giants (Que) vs Falcons +7 (AntDawg)
Giants get it done through the air behind 300 yards and 2 scores from Daniel Jones as they take a 39-19 victory over the Atlanta Falcons. Giants defense force 6 turnovers as 6 different defenders all come away with an INT.
Raiders (Cammy) vs Steelers -9 (Drama)
Football purist rejoice as this game was a classic defensive battle. Drama comes out on top 14-10 as both teams show there is defense in Madden 21. Rookie Shaun Wade provided the spark for the Steelers as he came away with 2 interceptions to lead the Steelers defense.
Browns (LilHD) vs Bengals +16 (Arod)
Arod came into the game as heavy underdogs and takes down LilHD and the Cleveland Browns 24-20. James White provided ultimately what would be the game winner as the Bengals cap off a 2-score deficit comeback behind a 59 yard White touchdown run late in the 4th. The Bengals continue to grind as they are missing several pieces to the offense. The Bengals defense however picked up the slack as they picked off Baker Mayfield 4 times and held him to a 35.4 QB rating. ODB was phased out of the Browns game plan as he was held to 1 yard receiving.