Petter’s Playoff Picks: NFL Wild Card Weekend

Guys and girls, I’m boring this year. I filled out an NFL playoff bracket on my own just for my own enjoyment, and I have one upset in the whole stinking thing. I just don’t think any underdogs have much of a chance to make a run this year. Is that just me? It seems like there’s those teams who have it together and teams that don’t. Here are my picks for this weekend: Saturday #5 Oakland vs. # 4 Houston Derek Carr completely knocked this matchup on its ass.…

Saints might be up for HBO Hard Knocks

The New Orleans Saints are one of several teams that could be on the HBO series Hard Knocks this upcoming season, and reports from Pro Football Talk are that they are bracing for that. Hard Knocks is a favorite of mine, getting good inside access to NFL teams during the grind of Training Camp. The Saints would be an interesting choice, but they wouldn’t be my first pick.   Teams can be required to be on Hard Knocks by the league if they have not been on the show in…