seveneighteen’s 2017 NFL Predictions

2017 NFL Predictions

Will the Packers and the Patriots meet in Super Bowl LII?

As discussed on the DEFINITIVE 2017 NFL Season Preview podcast earlier this week, here are our 2017 NFL predictions from our panel of NFL experts:

Find our predictions for the 2017 NFL season below. We “guarantee” a 57% success rate but are not responsible for any losses you may incur, especially if it involves a bookie named Sal from Bay Ridge. Please gamble responsibly… and legally.

Who will be the worst team in the NFL?

Shawn: Jets
Ali: Browns
Chris: 49ers
Cousin D: Jets
Landon: Rams
Mo: Browns

Which team with a losing record in 2016 can make the playoffs in 2017?

Shawn: Chargers
Ali: Cardinals
Chris: Panthers
Cousin D: Eagles
Landon: Cardinals
Mo: Cardinals

Which playoff team in 2016 can have a losing record in 2017?

Shawn: Cowboys
Ali: Lions
Chris: Dolphins
Cousin D: Dolphins
Landon: Falcons
Mo: Falcons

Who makes the 2017 NFL playoffs?

Shawn
AFC: Patriots, Steelers, Titans, Raiders; Chargers, Chiefs
NFC: Giants, Packers, Seahawks, Falcons; Buccaneers, Lions

Ali
AFC: Patriots, Steelers, Raiders, Titans; Texans, Chiefs
NFC: Cardinals, Packers, Falcons, Giants; Cowboys, Seahawks

Chris
AFC: Patriots, Steelers, Texans, Chiefs; Ravens, Raiders
NFC: Seahawks, Giants, Packers, Bucs; Cowboys, Falcons

Cousin D
AFC: Patriots, Steelers, Texans, Chiefs; Raiders, Chargers
NFC: Packers, Falcons, Seahawks, Eagles; Cardinals, Cowboys

Landon
AFC: Patriots, Steelers, Titans, Raiders; Bengals, Texans
NFC: Cowboys, Packers, Bucs, Cardinals; Saints, Giants

Mo
AFC: Patriots, Raiders, Titans, Steelers; Chiefs, Texans
NFC: Seahawks, Packers, Bucs, Giants; Cardinals, Cowboys

Predict the CONFERENCE WINNERS & and the winner OF Super Bowl lii

Landon: Patriots over Raiders; Cowboys over Packers; Patriots over Cowboys
Dorian: Patriots over Steelers; Packers over Falcons; Packers over Patriots
Chris: Patriots over Ravens; Seahawks over Packers; Seahawks over Patriots
Morris: Patriots over Raiders; Seahawks over Bucs; Seahawks over Patriots
Shawn: Patriots over Steelers; Packers over Giants; Packers over Patriots

If you could replace your head coach with any current NFL coach (besides Bill Belichick), who would it be?

Shawn: Mike Tomlin
Ali: Mike Zimmer

Chris: John Harbaugh
Dorian: Andy Reid
Landon: Adam Gase
Morris: John Harbaugh

Five Questions Episode 40: The DEFINITIVE 2017 NFL Preview

seveneighteen‘s Shawn Hardie (Ravens fan) is joined by Cousin D (Cowboys), Midtown Mo & Option A or B host Chris Canada (Seahawks) and community advocate Landon Dais (Jets) for the DEFINITIVE 2017 NFL preview. They discuss who will be the worst team in the NFL, which team with a losing record in 2016 can make the playoffs in 2017 (7:45 mark), which playoff team in 2016 can have a losing record in 2017 (17:10), who makes the playoffs (27:10) and who wins the conference title games and Super Bowl LII (42:20). They also discuss which current NFL coach (besides Bill Belichick) could replace their head coach (52:10)  and discuss some interesting player gambling props (1:01:45).

Five Questions | S1 E17: Peace Up, A-Town DOWN (or, Reviewing Super Bowl LI)

Falcons fans Carson Gardner and D-Palm return to the show, along with Patriots fan Candice Clawson to talk with Shawn Hardie about Super Bowl LI. After the Falcons fans share their thoughts about the game as they saw it (4:50 mark), they all discuss if the game was a comeback or a collapse (19:24), why no Falcons lead is ever safe in any game (26:45) , if this the end of Rob Gronkowski as a Patriot (35:35) and each team’s chances to play in Super Bowl LII (50:00).

Five Questions | S1 E16: Previewing Super Bowl LI

Shawn Hardie is joined by Falcons fans Carson Gardner and D-Palm and Patriots fans Candice Clawson and Rahel Ayalew to preview Super Bowl LI. After stating why their side will win (3:10 mark), they discuss where a Falcons win would rank in the history of Atlanta (14:00), the possible levels of pettiness Kraft, Brady and Belichick could exhibit if Roger Goodell has to hand them the trophy (19:55), how much blame Falcons OC Kyle Shanahan gets if they lose because he was for interviewing for the 49ers job (22:50), if the Patriots “association” with the 45th President will create a curse (29:30) and Eli Manning giving Matty Ice tips on how to beat the Pats (42:25). Finally, D-Palm explains why he’s done with the Braves for moving to Cobb County (44:05) before everyone gives a score prediction (48:25).

YOUR 2016 NFL Playoff Predictions

We asked & you answered! Here are the results of our 2016 NFL Playoffs poll, as comprised by fans of the following teams: 49ers, Cowboys, Giants, Jets, Lions, Packers, Patriots, Ravens (*winks*) and… Miami Hurricanes. :-/

WILD CARD ROUND

Who will win NFC Wild Card Game 1?
No. 3 Seahawks – 80%
No. 6 Lions – 20%

Who will win NFC Wild Card Game 2?
No. 4 Packers – 55%
No. 5  Giants – 45%

Who will win AFC Wild Card Game 1?
No. 3 Steelers – 90%
No. 6 Dolphins – 10%

Who will win AFC Wild Card Game 2?
No. 4 Texans – 60%
No. 5  Raiders – 40%

Note: The NFL reseeds after the Wild Card Round, leaving multiple possibilities for the Divisional Round matchups.

DIVISIONAL ROUND

Who will win NFC Divisional Game 1?
No. 1 Cowboys – 45%
No. 4 Packers – 30%
No. 5 Giants – 20%
No. 6 Lions – 5%

Who will win NFC Divisional Game 2?
No. 2 Falcons – 65%
No. 3 Seahawks – 30%
No. 4 Packers – 0%
No. 5 Giants – 5%

Who will win AFC Divisional Game 1?
No. 1 Patriots – 95%
No. 4 Texans – 0%
No. 5 Raiders – 5%
No. 6 Dolphins – 0 %

Who will win AFC Divisional Game 2?
No. 2 Chiefs – 55%
No. 3 Steelers – 40%
No. 4 Texans – 5%
No. 5 Raiders – 0%

CONFERENCE CHAMPIONSHIPS

Who will win the NFC Championship?
No. 1 Cowboys – 10%
No. 2 Falcons – 50%
No. 3 Seahawks – 20%
No. 4 Packers – 5%
No. 5 Giants – 15%
No. 6 Lions – 0%

Who will win the AFC Championship?
No. 1 Patriots – 60%
No. 2 Chiefs – 20%
No.3 Steelers – 15%
No. 4 Texans – 0%
No. 5 Raiders – 5%
No. 6 Dolphins – 0 %

SUPER BOWL

Who will win Super Bowl LI?
Patriots – 30%
Falcons – 20%
Chiefs – 10%
Cowboys – 10%
Seahawks – 10%
Raiders – 5%
Steelers – 5%
Giants – 5%
Packers – 5%

 

Help Us Predict the 2016 NFL Playoffs!

Think you know more than the so-called “experts?” Then help us predict the 2016 NFL Playoffs! Results will be posted tomorrow.

Five Questions | S1 E11: Previewing The 2016 NFL Playoffs

After figuring who is in better shape between the Browns and the 49ers, the crew discuss if anyone has a chance against New England in the AFC playoffs, if it’s Super Bowl Champs or Bust this year for the Cowboys, who makes it out of the NFC side of the playoff bracket, who wins Super Bowl LI and their picks for NFL MVP and Coach of the Year.

Five Questions | S1 E01: The DEFINITIVE 2016 NFL Season Preview

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Shawn Hardie previews the 2016 NFL season with Midtown Mo (Seahawks fan), Cousin D (Cowboys), Ali (Giants) and Cousin Zane (Lions). They discuss who will be the worst team in the league (4:30 mark), which crappy teams will bounce back (12:40), which 10+ win teams will wet the bed (22:50), who makes the playoffs (32:00) and who wins Super Bowl LI (43:35).

This Is It | S7 E22: NBA Stories, Part 1 – The Warriors & LeBron’s Legacy

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In Part 1 of seveneighteen’s NBA Stories series, William H. Strafe and Seattle native/Oklahoma City Thunder hater Chris Canada discuss Saturday’s Warriors-Thunder game and the contenders in the Western  Conference (1:00 mark), which college coaches could succeed in the NBA (12:00) and how much LeBron James really cares about winning a championship in Cleveland. (22:10)

This Is It | S7 E17: No More Patriot Games

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Strafe and Ali hosts a roundtable Hater’s Call of friends Rahel Ayalew, Mike Williams & Candice Clawson after their Patriots lost the AFC Championship game to the Broncos. They discuss why the Patriots lost, how long can they can maintain their success and if Gronk is more important to the Patriots than Brady.