2016 NFL SEASON PREDICTIONS & PICKS
Nate says the Patriots will be fine without Tom Brady through the first four games. He says the Patriots will win the division once again and he has the Jets in second building off the success they had last year. He believes the Jets could finish with a wildcard spot. He has the Dolphins finishing third and the Bills finishing last.
Nate predicts that the Bengals win the division. Nate likes Andy Dalton and Tyler Eifert and he also likes the defense. He's not a fan of Pittsburgh and thinks Mike Tomlins time is running out. Nate believes the Ravens will come back strong and finish in the second spot while Pittsburgh finishes third. He likes the Browns addition of RGIII but he says they're still basement dwellers.
Nate says Andrew Luck will come back healthy and if he can stay healthy the Colts will win the division. Nate likes Brock Osweiller and he says Houston comes in at a close second. He thinks the Titans finish third and Jacksonville takes a step back and finishes in the basement.
Nate likes the Kansas City Chiefs. He says Andy Reid is an all-time great coach and they've got it figured it out at QB. He wonders how the loss of the offensive coordinator will impact them but overall he likes KC to win the division. He likes Oakland second, San Diego third, and the defending Super Bowl Champion Broncos without a QB fourth.
Nate's gut says the Dallas Cowboys wins the division. He likes the return of Dez Bryant and Tony Romo to help Dallas pick up where they left off two years ago. Nate believes Washington finishes second, New York third, and Philedelphia takes a back seat and finishes last.
Nate likes Green Bay. He thinks Minnesota will be a one hit wonder and he says Aaron Rodgers will lead Green Bay back to a divsion title. He has Minnesota finishing second, Detroit third, and Chicago in the basement.
He thinks Carolina has an easy schedule and says Cam Newton is going to be motivated coming off the Super Bowl loss. He believes Carolina will run away with the division. He has the Saints finishing second, the Falcons third, and Tampa Bay fourth.
Nate says no question in his mind, the Arizona Cardinals win this division. He says that Seattle continues to decline but he has them finishing second. Chip Kelly and 49ers finish third and the LA Rams fourth.
Nate believes that Tom Brady will come back with a chip on his shoulder and lead New England to the Super Bowl. He also believes the Dallas Cowboys will reach the Super Bowl if they stay healthy. Nate says the Patriots will defeat Dallas in Super Bowl fifty-one and Tom Brady will fill his right hand with rings and cements his legacy as the greatest of all-time.
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