Archive: Post Pro Picks
After two straight weeks of blowouts, can conference championship Sunday salvage the 2010 playoffs? And after going 1 for 4 last week, will Mike redeem himself?
By Michael Wilbon | January 21, 2010; 10:49 PM ET | Comments (11)
The NFL's second weekend of playoff games often make for not just the best weekend of football but the best sports weekend of the season.
By Michael Wilbon | January 15, 2010; 12:17 PM ET | Comments (11)
It's hard to imagine a worse way to end a season. Week 17 in the NFL was a dud.
By Michael Wilbon | January 3, 2010; 10:33 PM ET | Comments (4)
In what's easily the game of the week, Wilbon picks the Cowboys to go boldly into the playoffs with a win over the Eagles.
By Michael Wilbon | January 1, 2010; 03:41 PM ET | Comments (1)
Three best games of the day Philly over Denver: The Eagles were sailing along until Denver came up with a couple of huge turnovers to come back from down 27-10 to tie the game. Tampa Bay over New Orleans: Saints were...
By Michael Wilbon | December 27, 2009; 08:44 PM ET | Comments (3)
With playoff implications in 12 of the weekend's match ups, there's something for everyone in the NFL this holiday weekend.
By Michael Wilbon | December 25, 2009; 03:37 PM ET | Comments (2)
The Colts, Titans and Chargers pull off exciting wins while the Saints and Jets were forgettable picks.
By Michael Wilbon | December 20, 2009; 09:12 PM ET | Comments (4)
Colts at Jaguars If the Colts are going to slip up, it would seem this is the place. The Jags are a division rival and not awed by the Colts after playing them so much. Biggest problem for JAX:...
By Michael Wilbon | December 17, 2009; 07:24 PM ET | Comments (0)
With little suspense in Sunday's game it was the perfect day to do one's holiday shopping.
By Michael Wilbon | December 13, 2009; 08:57 PM ET | Comments (4)
A great week of games with only two of them having zero playoff implications.
By Michael Wilbon | December 11, 2009; 11:33 AM ET | Comments (3)
Shaun Suisham's surprising miss was an automatic kick, the kind high schoolers make 85 percent of the time.
By Michael Wilbon | December 6, 2009; 08:28 PM ET | Comments (28)
Rams at Bears Not even the Bears offense is dreadful enough to blow this one in Chicago. Bears can only beat the dreadful teams and will again. Raiders at Steelers Season on the line for the defending champs. Steelers will...
By Michael Wilbon | December 4, 2009; 09:30 AM ET | Comments (1)
Marques Colston and the Saints have run away from the pack and are the NFL's clear No. 1 team. How would you rank them?
By Michael Wilbon | December 3, 2009; 04:05 PM ET | Comments (3)
For those of you clinging to some deranged notion the Washington Redskins could run the table and finish 9-7, turn out the lights.
By Michael Wilbon | November 29, 2009; 07:58 PM ET | Comments (7)
As expected, Thursday's games were complete duds, but there are plenty of big games to look forward to this weekend.
By Michael Wilbon | November 25, 2009; 02:05 PM ET | Comments (5)
Not even Northwestern's win could top the excitement of the Lions-Browns game.
By Michael Wilbon | November 22, 2009; 07:44 PM ET | Comments (8)
Miami at Carolina No Ronnie Brown for the Dolphins means the Wildcat has to be revamped and include Pat White Tough game. Loser is done for the year. Going with Miami ONE MORE TIME. Cleveland at Detroit There should be...
By Michael Wilbon | November 20, 2009; 09:09 AM ET | Comments (0)
Finally, this was an unpredictable and intriguing week in the NFL. Teams that can't win did win. Bad teams challenged good teams.
By Michael Wilbon | November 15, 2009; 08:38 PM ET | Comments (4)
It's not an easy week to pick winners in the NFL, with several seemingly tight games -- including Sunday night's Tom Brady-Peyton Manning showdown.
By Michael Wilbon | November 13, 2009; 09:00 AM ET | Comments (5)
Finally, there were a ton of good, close games of consequence in the NFL. My three best: Chargers over Giants, Colts over Texans Saints over Panthers.
By Michael Wilbon | November 8, 2009; 07:38 PM ET | Comments (4)
Looking for an upset this weekend? How about quarterback Matt Schaub and the Houston Texans winning at undefeated Indianapolis?
By Michael Wilbon | November 6, 2009; 06:10 PM ET | Comments (2)
It was clearly a disappointing afternoon of football, if the measure is close games.
By Michael Wilbon | November 1, 2009; 07:56 PM ET | Comments (6)
This is what happens when you have some very good teams and some very stinky teams: six games Sunday were decided by 28 points or more. Don't remember there ever being this many awful teams in the NFL at once....
By Michael Wilbon | October 25, 2009; 08:11 PM ET | Comments (4)
Boy, I stunk out the joint last week. Gotta do better this week, though it's going to be difficult because there are only three locks the entire slate of games. Everything else is tough to call ...
By Michael Wilbon | October 23, 2009; 09:33 AM ET | Comments (2)
Welcome to what probably has been the most eventful weekend of the NFL season so far. We got a sense that the Saints are for real, largely because they have a hard-hitting defense to go with Drew Brees flinging it...
By Michael Wilbon | October 18, 2009; 08:17 PM ET | Comments (1)
After picking Tennessee -- and losing -- for three straight weeks, what should Wilbon do with the Colts-Titans game? Check out his choice and pick against him, too.
By Michael Wilbon | October 9, 2009; 02:10 PM ET | Comments (1)
The Week 3 picks include several close games and a few upsets -- including the Lions breaking their losing streak against the Redskins.
By Michael Wilbon | September 24, 2009; 11:55 AM ET | Comments (9)
See the reasoning behind Mike's Week 2 picks and then challenge him with your own in the Post Pro Picks contest.
By Michael Wilbon | September 18, 2009; 10:12 AM ET | Comments (3)
In the first week of the NFL season, count on Michael Turner and the Falcons -- who should make the NFC championship game -- to defeat 2008's Cinderella, the Dolphins.
By Michael Wilbon | September 10, 2009; 05:54 PM ET | Comments (6)