Lofty goal: 50-500 or bust

Page 2's Bill Simmons reveals his gut feelings on sports -- including the Red Sox.

Updated: June 7, 2005, 6:25 PM ET
By Bill Simmons | Page 2

UPDATED Sept. 10, 4:35 p.m., ET Well, it's Day One of my 50-500 drive.

In case you missed it, I'm picking every NFL game this season on ESPN.com, even guaranteeing a finish of "50 games over .500" or your money back. Whoops, you don't pay anything to read these columns.

According to the Intern's calculations, there are 256 games in an NFL season, which means I need to finish something like 150-100-6 against the spread. But it isn't as impossible as you would think. You just need ...

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