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Best Bets Week 3: Patriots, Saints, Texans All Locks

Welcome to the ghost pepper and Cheez Whiz edition of Best Bets, looking at some NFL games that might be worth a wager or two. Last week Steve Silva and Chris Rattey went 7-1 combined, and hope to keep it rolling this week. Blitzed! Week 3: The NFL Has Some Major On-Field Problems #TBT: Would You Hire Thomas E. Brady Jr.? Raider Nation: A Fan Base Unlike Any Other, and They’re Coming to Foxborough Too Soon? Rob Ryan is Overrated, and Other Early Judgments on the NFL

Raider Nation: A Fan Base Unlike Any Other, and They’re Coming to Foxborough

They are big, mean, menacing, and gladly make any the life of any visiting fan to the Oakland Coliseum a living hell. They are: Raider Nation. Their home? The Black Hole.

Where the Hell is Danny Amendola?

Dany Amendola, signed to a five-year, $28.5 million contract the moment Wes Welker bolted for Denver, is a curious presence in New England, a hard-luck nuisance that seems to be a member of the Patriots only because…well, hell if we know at this point. Five Letdowns for the New England Patriots We Didn’t Expect Patriots Report Card: Week 2 vs. Minnesota Vikings Chandler Jones is a Football Demon! Patriots vs. Vikings Stock Report: Defense Steps Up After Sloppy Start

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