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SportsFilter: The Saturday Huddle

Oh, thank heavens. Strokes run in my family, and when I tried to read Leon's post, I thought I was the next to be struck down...

posted by MeatSaber at 08:10 PM on April 16

NFL Pick 'Em Week 17: All the Marbles Edition

Detroit by 6
Indianapolis by 3
Minnesota by 13
New England by 17
Washington by 6
Philadelphia by 7
Pittsburgh by 10
Carolina by 3
Kansas City by 6
Jacksonville by 3
L.A. Rams by 6
Buffalo by 3
L.A. Chargers by 7
Seattle by 9
New Orleans by 13
Baltimore by 6

Lock 'em all, once more with feeling...

posted by MeatSaber at 11:00 PM on December 29

SportsFilter: The Tuesday Huddle

RIP, Johnny Bower...

posted by MeatSaber at 10:02 PM on December 26

NFL Pick 'Em Week 16: Gene Steratore's Index Card Edition

Baltimore by 10
Minnesota by 17
Cleveland by 3
Detroit by 6
L.A. Rams by 7
Kansas City by 7
New England by 13
New Orleans by 7
L.A. Chargers by 3
Washington by 7
Carolina by 14
Jacksonville by 6
Seattle by 3
Arizona by 6
Philadelphia by 10
Pittsburgh by 9

I'll tempt fate, and lock them all again...no guts, no glory...

posted by MeatSaber at 09:16 PM on December 22

NFL Pick 'Em Week 15: Concussion Protocol Edition

Denver by 6
Detroit by 6
L.A. Chargers by 7
Jacksonville by 10
Buffalo by 6
Baltimore by 13
Minnesota by 14
New Orleans by 17
Philadelphia by 10
Washington by 7
Carolina by 6
L.A. Rams by 3
New England by 7
Tennessee by 6
Dallas by 3
Atlanta by 10

Lock them all

posted by MeatSaber at 07:19 PM on December 14

Jack Morris and Alan Trammell elected the Baseball Hall of Fame through the Veteran's Committee.

As a lifelong Tigers fan who grew up watching both, I take myself out of any debate about whether they belong. I'm just ecstatic that 2 members of the 1984 team made it in...

posted by MeatSaber at 09:30 PM on December 10

NFL Pick 'Em Week 14: Get Better Ryan Shazier Edition

New Orleans by 3, from above
Buffalo by 7
Cincinnati by 7
Green Bay by 6 *lock*
Oakland by 7
Dallas by 10
Detroit by 6
Minnesota by 3
Houston by 6
Denver by 3
Tennessee by 7
L.A. Chargers by 7
Philadelphia by 3
Jacksonville by 6
Pittsburgh by 7
New England by 13 *lock*

posted by MeatSaber at 11:38 PM on December 09

NFL Pick 'Em Week 14: Get Better Ryan Shazier Edition

New Orleans by 3, rest later...

posted by MeatSaber at 07:14 PM on December 07

NFL Pick 'Em Week 13: With the First Pick the Giants Take Edition

Dallas by 3
Minnesota by 6
New England by 10 *lock*
Chicago by 3
Tampa Bay by 3
Tennessee by 7 *lock*
Miami by 6
Kansas City by 7
Jacksonville by 7
Detroit by 6
L.A. Chargers by 13 *lock*
Oakland by 10
New Orleans by 6
L.A. Rams by 7 *lock*
Philadelphia by 7 *lock*
Pittsburgh by 3

posted by MeatSaber at 07:16 PM on November 30

NFL Pick 'Em Week 12: Turkey Leg Award Edition

Detroit by 6
LA Chargers by 7
Washington by 10 *lock*

Atlanta by 7
Cincinnati by 10
Tennessee by 6
Kansas City by 7
New England by 13 *lock*
Carolina by 10
Philadelphia by 17 *lock*
Seattle by 7 *lock*
Oakland by 3
New Orleans by 6
Jacksonville by 10 *lock*
Pittsburgh by 10 *lock*
Baltimore by 7

posted by MeatSaber at 09:14 AM on November 26

NFL Pick 'Em Week 12: Turkey Leg Award Edition

Detroit by 6
LA Chargers by 7
Washington by 10 *lock*
rest later...

posted by MeatSaber at 11:34 PM on November 22

NFL Pick 'Em Week 11: Jerry Jones is Detrimental Edition

Pittsburgh by 10 *lock* from above
Jacksonville by 10 *lock*
Detroit by 6
Green Bay by 6
Miami by 3
Minnesota by 7 *lock*
New Orleans by 13
Kansas City by 14
Arizona by 6
L.A. Chargers by 7
Denver by 6
New England by 10 *lock*
Philadelphia by 13
Atlanta by 3

posted by MeatSaber at 11:09 AM on November 19

NFL Pick 'Em Week 11: Jerry Jones is Detrimental Edition

Pittsburgh by 10 *lock*, rest later...

posted by MeatSaber at 06:46 PM on November 16

NFL Pick 'Em Week 10: Detroit Wins in Lambeau Edition

Seattle by 10 (above)
New Orleans by 6
Chicago by 3
Detroit by 6
Tennessee by 7
Pittsburgh by 13 *lock*
N.Y. Jets by 6
Washington by 6
Jacksonville by 7 *lock*
L.A. Rams by 10
Atlanta by 6
N.Y. Giants by 7
New England by 10 *lock*
Carolina by 7

posted by MeatSaber at 08:52 AM on November 12

NFL Pick 'Em Week 10: Detroit Wins in Lambeau Edition

Seattle by 10, rest later...

posted by MeatSaber at 07:07 PM on November 09

NFL Pick 'Em Week 9: That Was a Touchdown Edition

Buffalo by 6, from above
Tennessee by 6
New Orleans by 10
L.A. Rams by 7
Philadelphia by 13
Carolina by 3
Jacksonville by 7
Indianapolis by 3
Arizona by 7
Seattle by 6
Kansas City by 6
Miami by 3
Detroit by 6

posted by MeatSaber at 11:34 AM on November 05

NFL Pick 'Em Week 9: That Was a Touchdown Edition

Buffalo by 6, rest later...

posted by MeatSaber at 07:58 PM on November 02

Astros Win World Series

Detroit: 1968 riots, World Series win.

posted by MeatSaber at 07:52 AM on November 02

NFL Pick 'Em Week 8: Sacksonville Edition

Miami by 7 (posted above)
Minnesota by 10 *lock*
Buffalo by 6
Cincinnati by 7
New England by 9
New Orleans by 7 *lock*
Atlanta by 10
Philadelphia by 13 *lock*
Carolina by 3
Seattle by 6
Dallas by 3
Detroit by 6
Kansas City by 14

posted by MeatSaber at 10:18 PM on October 28

NFL Pick 'Em Week 8: Sacksonville Edition

Miami by 7, rest later...

posted by MeatSaber at 07:42 PM on October 26

NFL Pick 'Em Week 7: Brett Hundley Edition

Kansas City by 7 (from above)
Buffalo by 3
Carolina by 13
Tennessee by 7 *lock*
New Orleans by 10
Jacksonville by 3
Arizona by 6
Miami by 6
Minnesota by 7
Dallas by 10 *lock*
Seattle by 3
Pittsburgh by 7
Denver by 6
Atlanta by 7
Philadelphia by 10

posted by MeatSaber at 01:36 PM on October 20

NFL Pick 'Em Week 7: Brett Hundley Edition

Kansas City by 7, more later...

posted by MeatSaber at 07:12 PM on October 18

NFL Pick 'Em Week 6: Undefeated Chiefs Edition

Carolina by 7
Atlanta by 10 *lock*
Green Bay by 7 *lock*

Detroit by 6
New England by 10
Washington by 9
Baltimore by 7
Houston by 3
Tampa Bay by 6
Jacksonville by 7
Kansas City by 10 *lock*
L.A. Chargers by 6
Denver by 10
Tennessee by 7

posted by MeatSaber at 07:24 PM on October 12

NFL Pick 'Em Week 5: Cam Newton's Spoiled Yogurt Edition

New England by 7 (posted above)
Buffalo by 6
Cleveland by 3
Detroit by 6
Indianapolis by 3
Tennessee by 10
L.A. Chargers by 7
Arizona by 4
Pittsburgh by 7 *lock*
Oakland by 7
Seattle by 6
Green Bay by 7
Kansas City by 12
Minnesota by 14 *lock*

posted by MeatSaber at 08:23 AM on October 07

NFL Pick 'Em Week 5: Cam Newton's Spoiled Yogurt Edition

New England by 7, rest later...

posted by MeatSaber at 06:13 PM on October 05

The most important news about the NHL this season: Jagr will play!

Will they be battling for the right to take on the Kemps?

posted by MeatSaber at 07:03 PM on October 03

NFL Pick 'Em Week 4: I Won't Stand for That Edition

Green Bay by 13 *lock* (posted above)
New Orleans by 6
Atlanta by 7
Cincinnati by 3
Dallas by 7
Detroit by 6
New England by 17
Jacksonville by 7 *lock*
Pittsburgh by 10
Tennessee by 6
Arizona by 11 *lock*
L.A. Chargers by 3
Tampa Bay by 6
Oakland by 3
Seattle by 9 *lock*
Kansas City by 10 *lock*

posted by MeatSaber at 10:52 PM on September 28

NFL Pick 'Em Week 4: I Won't Stand for That Edition

Green Bay by 13 *lock*

More picks later..

posted by MeatSaber at 06:24 PM on September 28

NFL Pick 'Em Week 3: Rushing Leader Kareem Hunt Edition

L.A. Rams by 6 (from above)
Baltimore by 7
Denver by 10
Pittsburgh by 13 *lock*
Detroit by 3, in a shootout
Indianapolis by 7
Tampa Bay by 7
New England by 13 *lock*
Miami by 10
Philadelphia by 10
Carolina by 10 *lock*
Seattle by 7
Green Bay by 10 *lock*
Kansas City by 6
Oakland by 9 *lock*
Arizona by 3

posted by MeatSaber at 08:53 PM on September 21

NFL Pick 'Em Week 3: Rushing Leader Kareem Hunt Edition

Rams by 6, other picks later...

posted by MeatSaber at 01:39 PM on September 21

NFL Pick 'Em Week 2: Undefeated Jaguars Edition

Houston by 6 (posted above)
Baltimore by 17
Carolina by 6
Arizona by 9
Jacksonville by 6
Kansas City by 10 LOCK
New England by 13
Pittsburgh by 7 LOCK
Tampa Bay by 9
L.A. Chargers by 7
Oakland by 10 LOCK
Dallas by 3
L.A. Rams by 7
Seattle by 10
Atlanta by 3
Detroit by 6

posted by MeatSaber at 09:55 PM on September 14

NFL Pick 'Em Week 2: Undefeated Jaguars Edition

Tonight's pick: Houston by 6

I'll post the rest later.

posted by MeatSaber at 01:51 PM on September 14

Enter SportsFilter's NFL Pick 'Em Contest

The rest of my picks, before I come to my senses...

Buffalo by 10 *lock*
Washington by 6
Oakland by 7
Houston by 3
Detroit by 7
Pittsburgh by 13 *lock*
Atlanta by 11 *lock*
Baltimore by 6
L.A. Rams by 3
Carolina by 7
Green Bay by 6
Dallas by 10
Minnesota by 7
L.A. Chargers by 3

posted by MeatSaber at 08:13 PM on September 07

Enter SportsFilter's NFL Pick 'Em Contest

New England by 10 *lock*

More picks to come later tonight...

posted by MeatSaber at 02:23 PM on September 07

SportsFilter: The Wednesday Huddle

He's not the *real* Isaiah Thomas

Sure he is...the Baby-Faced Assassin spells his name "Isiah"...

posted by MeatSaber at 07:37 PM on September 06

SportsFilter: The Tuesday Huddle

Matthew Stafford took them to the playoffs last season while the defense was busy being ranked 32nd in DVOA...yes, he does deserve it...

posted by MeatSaber at 08:48 PM on August 30

SportsFilter: The Sunday Huddle

If they ever change the name of Fenway Park, the only acceptable replacement is Diamond City...

posted by MeatSaber at 08:29 PM on August 28

SportsFilter: The Thursday Huddle

The 6 Sutter brothers scored a combined 2,934 regular season NHL points. If Wayne Gretzky decided to make a comeback, he would need 78 points to pass them...

posted by MeatSaber at 06:54 PM on August 04

SportsFilter: The Wednesday Huddle

I mean, you signed an 8 year extension with the Lions...the *Lions*...and your beef now is they didn't look like Super Bowl contenders? Well, no shit...

posted by MeatSaber at 09:03 PM on July 19

SportsFilter: The Monday Huddle

Put a team in a U.S. city close to Canada

Put it in Detroit, so we can FINALLY have a pro football team...

posted by MeatSaber at 03:59 PM on May 30

SportsFilter: The Thursday Huddle

I would think that Fernando Tatis' 2 grand slams (and the subsequent 8 RBI) in one inning was pretty untouchable...

posted by MeatSaber at 11:22 PM on March 23

SportsFilter: The Thursday Huddle

Vince Young runnin' back to Saskatoon, or Regina....

As Deadpool would be the first to tell you, 'Regina' rhymes with 'fun'...

posted by MeatSaber at 12:16 AM on March 10

SportsFilter: The Tuesday Huddle

Not as much this season, but in recent seasons, people outside of Toronto have considered that "hitting rock bottom"...

posted by MeatSaber at 10:54 AM on February 07

NFL Playoff Pick 'Em: Super Bowl 0x33 Edition

New England by 13 +5

Props

Pick the kicker who scores the first field goal. - Gostkowski +5

Pick the player who scores the first touchdown. - Justin Hardy

Pick the quarterback with the most passing yards. - Brady +5

Pick the player with the most rushing yards. - Blount

Pick the player with the most receiving yards. Justin Hardy

Pick a player who will get a sack or partial sack. - Beasley

Pick a player who will get an interception. - Nobody

Pick the player who commits the first turnover. - Freeman

Pick the game's MVP. - Brady +5

Pick the SportsFilter user who will win this contest. beaverboard

Tiebreaker

Pick the total score of the game. - 54

posted by MeatSaber at 08:53 AM on February 04

SportsFilter: The Friday Huddle

I still hold a grudge against Mike Commodore for not wearing 64 on his sweater when he "played" for the Red Wings...

posted by MeatSaber at 08:47 AM on February 04

SportsFilter's 15th Anniversary

Happy birthday, SpoFi!

posted by MeatSaber at 12:49 PM on January 24

NFL Playoff Pick 'Em: Conference Championship Edition

Green Bay by 3
New England by 10

1. Quarterback with most passing yards - Aaron Rodgers, GB

2. Player with most rushing yards - Le'Veon Bell, PIT

3. Player with most receiving yards - Julian Edelman, NE

4. Player with an interception - Malcolm Butler, NE

posted by MeatSaber at 03:48 PM on January 20

NFL Playoff Pick 'Em: Divisional Round Edition

Atlanta by 7
New England by 20
Pittsburgh by 6
Dallas by 10

1. Quarterback with most passing yards - Tom Brady NE
2. Player with most rushing yards - Ezekiel Elliott DAL
3. Player with most receiving yards - Julio Jones ATL
4. Player with a sack or partial sack - Lawrence Timmons PIT

posted by MeatSaber at 04:57 PM on January 13

NFL Pick 'Em Champion Crowned

Congrats, Ufez! Thanks for running it, rcade!

posted by MeatSaber at 07:08 PM on January 10

NFL Playoff Pick 'Em: Wild-Card Edition

Houston by 7
Seattle by 7
Pittsburgh by 10
Green Bay by 6

1. Aaron Rodgers
2. Thomas Rawls
3. Jordy Nelson
4. Micah Hyde

posted by MeatSaber at 09:11 AM on January 07

NFL Pick 'Em Week 17: One-Legged Quarterback Edition

Baltimore by 3 lock
Buffalo by 7
Tampa Bay by 10
Minnesota by 7 lock
Pittsburgh by 13 lock
Philadelphia by 6
Detroit by 7
Houston by 3
Indianapolis by 7
New England by 17 lock
Atlanta by 10 lock
Washington by 6
Arizona by 7
Kansas City by 13 lock
Oakland by 3
Seattle by 7 lock

posted by MeatSaber at 05:28 PM on December 29

SportsFilter: The Saturday Huddle

Dammit, I knew this was the week to pick them, and I picked SD anyway...congrats to the Browns on being just another 1-15 team, and preserving the Lions as the best bad team ever!

posted by MeatSaber at 07:37 PM on December 24

NFL Pick 'Em Week 16: Farewell Gus Bradley Edition

Philadelphia by 6
Atlanta by 6
Buffalo by 7
Green Bay by 7
New England by 20 lock
San Diego by 10 lock
New Orleans by 3
Tennessee by 13
Washington by 6 lock
Oakland by 10 lock
Seattle by 13
Los Angeles by 13
Houston by 6
Pittsburgh by 7 lock
Kansas City by 6
Detroit by 7

posted by MeatSaber at 06:34 PM on December 22

NFL Pick 'Em Week 15: Farewell Jeff Fisher Edition

Seattle by 10
Miami by 6
Buffalo by 7 lock
Detroit by 7
Green Bay by 10 lock
Minnesota by 7
Houston by 9
Baltimore by 7
Dallas by 10
Kansas City by 6
Arizona by 9
Atlanta by 14 lock
New England by 7
Oakland by 6 lock
Pittsburgh by 7
Washington by 6

posted by MeatSaber at 08:43 PM on December 15

SportsFilter: The Sunday Huddle

Today I learned that this...

Mountain View

...is a "hands to the face" penalty against the Lions...

posted by MeatSaber at 03:03 PM on December 11

NFL Pick 'Em Week 14: Just Endure The Suffering Edition

Oakland by 6
Miami by 3
Detroit by 7 lock
Cleveland by 3
Denver by 6
Indianapolis by 10
Minnesota by 7 lock
Tampa Bay by 4
Pittsburgh by 7
Carolina by 3
Washington by 6
San Francisco by 10 lock
Atlanta by 9
Seattle by 6 lock
Dallas by 7
New England by 10

posted by MeatSaber at 12:54 AM on December 08

All-Star Game No Longer Decides World Series Home Field

Broncos fans would just love that.

Does the NFL plan to start worrying about what fans want concerning the Super Bowl?

posted by MeatSaber at 04:30 PM on December 01

NFL Pick 'Em Week 13: No Tie for Gary Kubiak Edition

Dallas by 13
Denver by 10 lock
Detroit by 7
Green Bay by 7
Kansas City by 3
New England by 14 lock
Baltimore by 6
Philadelphia by 3
Chicago by 6
Oakland by 7 lock
New York Giants by 6
San Diego by 3
Washington by 6
Seattle by 10
Indianapolis by 7

Bye Week over Cleveland by 7 lock

posted by MeatSaber at 09:35 PM on November 30

SportsFilter: The Thursday Huddle

I believe that would be delay of game, and since it's in the last 2:00, would include a 10 second run-off on the clock...but I'm not 100% on that, so if I'm wrong, feel free to correct me...

posted by MeatSaber at 04:43 PM on November 24

NFL Pick 'Em Week 12: Friggin' Lasers Edition

Yep, my day gets going pretty early tomorrow, so I'll just do my picks here, as well...

Detroit by 7
Dallas by 10
Pittsburgh by 6 lock
Tennessee by 10
Buffalo by 6
Cincinnati by 3
Atlanta by 6
New York Giants by 14 lock
New Orleans by 6
Miami by 10 lock
Houston by 6
Seattle by 7
New England by 17 lock
Oakland by 6
Kansas City by 6
Philadelphia by 7

posted by MeatSaber at 06:22 PM on November 23