Packers dilemma: To rest or not to rest?

December 27, 2011

You’re Green Bay Packers head coach Mike McCarthy, it’s the final game of the regular season against the Detroit Lions, and you’ve got a dilemma: play your strongest team, a winning combination, or rest your stars fearing serious injuries to any of them.

The Lineman: Week Eight NFL picks

October 28, 2011

Back on track with a combined 9-3 record over the past two weeks which means I head into Week Eight on Halloween weekend showing no fear for what lies ahead.

The Lineman: Week Three NFL picks

September 23, 2011

Had a Baltimore Ravens type Sunday last week, going 2-4 after a brilliant (if I do say so) 5-1 start to the season. But like the Ravens, I look for a big bounce back in Week 3.

The Lineman’s NFL Picks — Week 2

September 17, 2010

NFL/Just like the New England Patriots and Green Bay Packers it was a decent if unspectacular start to a new season for the Lineman, who was a respectable 4-2 in Week One.

NFL Week 17 Blog picks

January 2, 2010

RTXS2W7[1]NFL.jpgWell, here we are at the end of the regular season staring at a .500 record. Let’s go out with a bang.

NFL week 15 picks, Part II

December 19, 2009

Well, after a very solid Week 14 and a promising start to Week 15 — taking the Jacksonville Jaguars to cover against the Indy Colts — the Lineman is on a roll going 5-2 in the last seven picks.

Week 12 NFL Picks, Part I

November 25, 2009

NFL/We are still undoing the damaging from CBall’s 1-5 week and a 2-4 fumble by the Lineman in Week 10 but 5-1 last week has the team back on track.

The Lineman is on a roll, Texans at Titans awaits

September 18, 2009

Not a bad Week 1, the Lineman will certainly take 4-2 but looks ahead to a tougher Week 2.