NFL picks in jeopardy

Originally Published: December 10, 2010
By Bill Simmons | ESPN.com

Warning! Warning! I am currently traveling on a mini-book tour to promote the paperback release of "The Book of Basketball," which means my NFL picks are headed directly for a port-o-john splash. During the previous two book tours, in 2005 and 2009, I finished a combined 3-720 against the spread. (All numbers approximate.) I travel, I sign, I lose. That's just the rule.

Anticipating the inevitable Week 14 collapse, I decided to throw a curveball at the Gambling Gods: After Saturday's ...

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