Daily Archives: September 9, 2011

NFL Week 1 Predictions

Photo courtesy of sports.popcrunch.com. The Colts enter Sunday without Peyton Manning (pictured above) under center for the first time since December 21, 1997.

By Josh Kramer

The NFL is back in full force.  After watching the Packers/Saints shootout last night, I know everyone is excited for the first NFL Sunday of this very anxiously awaited season.  Despite the longest lockout in the history of the League, the NFL’s popularity appears to be at an all-time high.

Last season, I had a pick’em challenge with one of my good buddies CV3.  This year, we have added two new players to the 2nd annual “TheSportsKraze Pick’em Challenge.”

The participants this season are as follows:

TheSportsKraze (TSK) (defending champion)-Josh Kramer-Founder/Editor-In-Chief of “TheSportsKraze” and former ESPN intern.

CV3-Chad Vordenberge-An elite high school wide receiver and a very successful business owner.

CB-Craig Baker-A former collegiate baseball player and current special education teacher.

DC-David Clark-A dedicated sports fan who was coached by TheSportsKraze on his fraternity flag football team.  After playing for TheSportsKraze, he has developed a slow but steady motivation to show his coach who the real pick’em champion is. Continue reading