NFL Picks Week 8: New Orleans Saints and Teams Locked in to Big Wins

October 30, 2011   ·     ·   Jump to comments

There are quite a few teams that have matchups in Week 8 of the 2011 NFL season that are extreme favorites for a big win.
Every now and then, it's okay to go out on a limb and be confident in the fact that a favorite should have no problem beating their matchup.
I understand that last week the Baltimore Ravens did that theory a disservice last week when they lost in a huge upset by the Jacksonville Jaguars, but most of the time the better team should win.
With all this in mind, here are the teams that should have no problem locking in big wins this weekend.
Baltimore Ravens
The Ravens are not going to allow themselves to lose two games in a row, especially at home against the Cardinals.
Consider the fact that their upset loss came on national television against a highly inferior team, and the fact that Ray Lewis is the leader of this defense.
He would win this game and cover the spread personally to avoid another loss.<...

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