In Kansas City, They Call It Tuesday Morning Quarterbacking
Unexpectedly the Alabama Tide lost their first game at home while playing a college team. Atlanta’s Falcons also fell from the ranks of the unbeaten.
K.C. lost in OT.
In other NFL Week 10 surprises:
(as predicted, the ‘home dog of the day’ ) Vikings beat the Lions 34-24
The Titans 27, Miami Dolphins 3
Bengals 31, New York Giants 13
The Players of the Sunday:
#88 Tony Gonzales scored his 100th and 101st TD catches of his career during the 1st half of the Atlanta Falcons’ loss at the New Orleans Saints 31-27.
#29 Chris Ivory of the Saints ran a terrific 45 yard touchdown making multiple cuts and not benefiting from one good block from his teammates.
#5 Joe Flacco with 341 yards passing led the Baltimore Ravens to a crushing 55-20 defeat of the Oakland Raiders. He was aided by Coach John Harbaugh who authorized a fake FG for a rushing TD late in the 4th quarter to pile it on.
You were wise to place these bets last week:
#18 Minnesota (+3) over 47 vs. #17 Lions
#13 Indianapolis (-3) under 42.5 vs. #31 Jaguars
#17 Tennessee (+6) over 44 vs. #20 Dolphins
Unranked BC (+18) under 47.5 vs. #3 Irish
#13 Stanford (-4.5) over 45 vs. #16 Beavers
#1 Indiana (-33) vs. Bryant University
Best Pre-Game Show Honoring Veterans’ Day:
In Foxboro, Massachusetts, they rolled out an USA flag that stretched from one goal line to another . . . a 100 yard-long flag!
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