Where’s the love, ESPN?
Ten experts make picks for the weekend’s games. And 10 pick the Rams over the Seahawks. You’d think somebody would go for the upset, but no.
Bill Simmons is picking the Rams, too.
He offers this insight on our local heroes:
They’re 2-7 in November and December, with those two wins coming against Arizona and Carolina (combined record: 7-23). They’re almost definitely starting Charlie Whitehurst, aka Clipboard Jesus. And what’s the biggest thing they have going in their favor?
The stadium can get loud.
Look, I’m all for fans affecting games, but come on: Even if you put someone in the best possible situation, that doesn’t guarantee they will come through.
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