Category Archives: 2011 NFL Picks

Predicting the NFL’s Christmas Games Using Social Media

With 15 weeks in the books for the 2011 NFL season, Christmas will offer some franchises the gifts of the playoffs, while others will be given the gift of a high draft pick and an extended offseason. Like many fans, I participate in picking games, albeit to mixed results. On most years, I pick games…

Week 15 NFL Picks: From Social Media

With three weeks left in the NFL season, teams are gearing up for the postseason while fans across America are looking at their fantasy team and weekly office pools to see if their diligence throughout the season is going to land them a payday. Unlike many folks who pick their weekly winners in a variety…

Espo’s Week 14 NFL Picks via Social Media Buzz

With just four weeks in the NFL season, it is pretty safe to say that fans across the country have a good feeling about how their team’s chances of making the NFL Playoffs or landing Andrew Luck  are looking. How is your team doing? More importantly how are you doing picking the weekly winners of…

Social Media Picks the NFL’s Week 13 Matchups

Welcome to this week’s edition of Espo’s NFL Picks for the 2011 season. Instead of picking games on who has hotter cheerleaders, my gut or by throwing a dart at the list of games I am picking this season’s winners by using a series of social media metrics with the buzz generated by fans using…

Crowdsourcing the NFL’s Thanksgiving Weekend Winners

Starting tomorrow, the NFL kicks off the 12th week of the 2011 season. The bye weeks are gone and the stretch run is n full swing. While the NFC has a two-horse race for the top two seeds, the AFC is wide open with four teams owning a 7-3 mark. So it is still anyone’s…

Social Media’s Crowdsourced Week 11 NFL Picks

Welcome to Week 11 of the NFL season, the last week where teams have a bye and seven weeks until the start of the NFL Playoffs. How has your team fared? Perhaps a better question is how are you doing in selecting the winners for each weekend’s games? Hopefully you are faring better than my…

Week 10 NFL Picks via Social Media

The second half of the NFL season kicks off tonight. Over the next few weeks the playoff field should start to settle itself out and we’ll find out if teams are contenders or pretenders. Like many of you cheering on your teams, I’ve also been picking the winners of each game to some success using…

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