Week 9 NFL Picks: Dallas Cowboys and Sunday’s Upset Specials

November 3, 2012   ·     ·   Jump to comments

Parity has reigned supreme in the National Football League this year. Either the guys who set the point spreads in Las Vegas need to go back to the drawing board or someone in the NFL has gotten their hands on some super energy pills, because in 2012 it's been all about the underdog.
So far this season, underdogs are a staggering 56-33-2 against the spread. When looking at just underdogs from the NFC, the numbers are even more startling, as those teams have combined to go a ridiculous 35-10-1 against the spread.
Given those numbers, it would stand to reason that whether you're looking to win some extra cabbage (where gambling is legal, of course) or just come out on top in your office pool, underdogs are the only way to fly, so here's a look at the most likely upset specials for Week 9.
(Home teams in CAPS)
CLEVELAND BROWNS (+4) Over Baltimore Ravens
Given that the Baltimore Ravens are seeking their fifth-straight season sweep against the Cleveland ...

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