Picks & analysis for 2016 NFL Week 9 Thursday Night Game.
NFL Week 9 Thursday Night
ATLANTA FALCONS 5-3 @ TAMPA BAY BUCANEERS 3-4
-3.5 50 [O]
You can almost predict the punditocracy’s angles on just about any NFL game. Take this week’s TNF matchup as a perfect example.
Tough Divisional Game = You never know in a divisional game, both teams know each other…no surprises…
Trap Game = This one kills me. Ostensibly, “trap game” means one team is much better than the other and will, of course, have a let down due to lazy prep work, cockiness, lack of in-game focus or adjustment.
Both of these analyses are hackneyed, but like a “did you ever wonder” joke set-up or a “take my wife please” punch line—each contains just enough kernels of truth to be useful. Continue Reading NFL 2016 Week 9 Thursday Night Game Picks & Analysis – Football