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Intelligence Index: After A 3-0 week, Two More Smart Picks
Last week was easy, with three runaway wins. But with most of the league's dumbest teams playing each other, we had to go deeper for this week's two solid selections.
Week 9 Power Rankings: Fear The New Orleans Saints
The New Orleans Saints have chopped their way through the statistical defensive doorstop of 2012 and emerged as one of the most frightening forces in football here in 2013, shooting up to No. 2 overall in our Quality Stats Power Rankings. NFL contenders should fear the Saints this year.
Mental Mismatches A Smart Bet Against The Spread
The Intelligence Index is a powerful way to consistently win games straight up and ATS. Unbeaten Kansas City is the NFL's smartest team; winless Jacksonville is the dumbest. The "smart" teams in our 16 Mental Mismatches this year have won by an average of 16 PPG.
Fear The Chiefs: Powerful Kansas City AFC's Team To Beat
The Kansas City Chiefs top the Cold, Hard Football Facts Quality Stats Power Rankings through Week 6: the best all-around team in football. Here are four reasons Kansas City, and not Denver, is the team to beat in the AFC.
Intelligence Index: Three Week 6 Mental Mismatches
The Intelligence Index is a perfect 8-0 against the spread this year, with the average score a 24-point victory, while the four dumbest teams in the league are 0-19 ATS. But that doesn't mean we're picking against all of them this week.
Dumb Houston Texans Blown Out As Mental Mismatches Remain Perfect
The dumb Houston Texans were crushed 34-3 by the smart San Francisco 49ers on Sunday, providing yet another blowout victory for the CHFF Intelligence Index. Smart teams in our Mental Mismatches are 8-0 straight up and ATS and have won by an average of 24 PPG.
Star Crossed Tony Romo: Best Performance, Most Points In An NFL Loss
The star-crossed legacy of Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo added another painful chapter Sunday in the team's 51-48 loss to the Denver Broncos. Romo merely authored what might be the greatest QB performance ever ... in a losing effort.
NFL Bottom Line: Stats That Defined Each Week 5 Game
CHFF Insider Justin Henry explains the nuts and bolts of Week 5, including the Cincinnati downpour, the Dallas shootout, and a Saintly streak.
Intelligence Index: Doesn't Take Genius to Understand 7-0 ATS
Yes, we are perfect picking games using the Intelligence Index through four weeks. This week, with no obvious mental mismatches, we had to look a little deeper for one perfect pick.
Top Guns: NFL Blowouts Move In Lockstep With Real Quarterback Rating
We introduced Real QB Rating Differential this year to prove that NFL wins and losses are all about QB performance. The biggest blowouts of the season, led by Carolina's 38-0 win over the Giants Sunday, confirm the awesome firepower of Real QB Rating.
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- Miami 24, New England 20: Dolphins Alter AFC Landscape
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- Seattle 23, New York Giants 0: Seahawks Silence Giants
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