Pat Mayo, Geoff Fienberg and Tim Anderson go game-by-game and make their 2022 NFL Week 1 picks against the spread while providing their Week 1 NFL game previews. Plus, a mini Cust Corner on Tim’s sleeping habits.
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2022 WEEK 1 NFL SPREAD PICKS: CHEATSHEET
Note: The Coin is literally a flipped coin
MAYO: BUF -2.5, JAX +3, BAL -7, PIT +6.5, IND -8, CLE +2.5, SF -7, DET +4, MIA -3, ATL +5.5, ARZ +4.5, TEN -5.5, LV +3.5, GB -1.5, TB -1.5, DEN -6.5
GEOFF: LAR +2.5, WAS -3, BAL -7, PIT +6.5, IND -8, CAR -2.5, CHI +7, PHI -4, MIA -3, ATL +5.5, ARZ +4.5, TEN -5.5, LAC -3.5, MIN +1.5, DAL +1.5, SEA +6.5
CUST: LAR +2.5, JAX +3, BAL -7, CIN -6.5, HOU +8, CAR -2.5, SF -7, DET +4, NE +3, ATL +5.5, KC -4.5, TEN -5.5, LV +3.5, MIN +1.5, TB -1.5, SEA +6.5
THE COIN: LAR +2.5, JAX +3, BAL -7, CIN -6.5, HOU +8, CAR -2.5, CHI +7, DET +4, MIA -3, ATL +5.5, KC -4.5, NYG +5.5, LAC -3.5, GB -1.5, TB -1.5, SEA +6.5
2021 Record [PLAYOFFS] (Reg Season Record)
MAYO: Playoffs [9-4] Reg Season (148-124)
GEOFF: Playoffs [7-6] Reg Season (143-129)
CUST: Playoffs [8-5] Reg Season (134-138)
COIN: Playoffs [3-10] Reg Season (139-133)
MAYO: BAL -7 (Last Year 14-4)
GEOFF: IND -8 (Last Year 10-8)
CUST: KC -4.5 (Last Year 8-10)
CUST “FREE MONEY” PICKS
6-POINT TEASER: LAR +8.5/CIN -0.5/HOU +14/SF -1/NE +9
Cust’s 2021 Record 6-19
Cust’s Lifetime Record: 15-103
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