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The home stretch: the Hullabaloo makes its predictions for the upcoming NFL playoffs

The home stretch: the Hullabaloo makes its predictions for the upcoming NFL playoffs

Julian Bombard, Staff Writer

November 29, 2018

Who sneaks in to the NFC? -      The Chicago Bears currently have the lead over the Minnesota Vikings in the NFC North, but Chicago will take on the Rams in week 14 before traveling to Minnesota in week 17 for what may be the NFC North championship game. The Vikings will take the division and the No. 3 seed in...

NFL Picks: Week 10

NFL Picks: Week 10

Julian Bombard, Staff Writer

November 8, 2018

Playoff picture begins to take shape -      Heading into week 10, there are already seven different teams* with just two or fewer losses, almost all virtual locks to make the playoffs. After adding the division winners from the NFC North, East and AFC South (the three divisions lacking a standout t...

NFL Picks: Week Seven

NFL Picks: Week Seven

Julian Bombard, Staff Writer

October 18, 2018

Before we dive into this week’s upcoming matchups, let’s look back on a fantastic sixth week in the NFL. Here’s what we know for certain: The Los Angeles Rams are good. I mean really, really good. Clearly the undefeated Rams are a premier team in this league, but it is shaping up to become ...

NFL Picks: Week 5

NFL Picks: Week 5

Julian Bombard, Staff Writer

October 3, 2018

  Atlanta Falcons (+3) at Pittsburgh Steelers This Sunday, Atlanta heads north to Pittsburgh in a matchup featuring high-scoring offenses, expensive veteran quarterbacks and underwhelming win-loss records. After reaching the divisional round the of the playoffs last year, the Falcons ...

NFL Picks: Week 4

NFL Picks: Week 4

Grant Barnes, Sports Editor

September 27, 2018

Minnesota Vikings @ Los Angeles Rams How … how in the world does one lose 27-6 to the previously winless Buffalo Bills? Buffalo quarterback Josh Allen, a rookie out of the University of Wyoming, utterly dismantled the hyped-up Minnesota defense in week three in what can be characterized as a show of utter force. Vikings quarterback Kirk Cousins defi...

NFL Picks: Week 3

NFL Picks: Week 3

Grant Barnes, Sports Editor

September 20, 2018

Due to the exceedingly high levels of geographical diversity present among the Tulane student body, The Hullabaloo sports section has begun a new column dubbed “NFL Picks,” highlighting several upcoming games from NFL teams across the nation. The Hull Sports staff will do a short analysis of these se...