Six NFL underdogs gained their video games outright opening week. Knowledgeable handicapper Mike Tierney picked two outright upsets, and nailed them each, so you will undoubtedly wish to hear what he is choosing for Week 2. Nobody is aware of the NFL like the “High Canine.” A nationwide sportswriter whose work has appeared in the New York Instances and Los Angeles Instances, he has reported from seven Tremendous Bowls. He has his finger on the pulse of the league, and excels each against the unfold and straight-up.
He is aware of upset decide when he sees one. He completely crushed each of is upset picks in Week 1, taking the Bengals (+3), who gained at 34-23 at the Colts, and the Dolphins (+1.5), who gained 27-20 at the Titans.
Now Tierney has studied the matchups and revealed a pair of assured upset picks for Week 2. We will let you know he’s as soon as once more on the Dolphins, a three-point underdog at the Jets. A $100 wager on Miami would internet you $130. He additionally has an even-more assured upset decide, posted completely at SportsLine.
Whereas the return of Colts QB Andrew Luck grabbed the headlines in Indianapolis final Sunday, Miami QB Ryan Tannehill was simply nearly as good in his first sport since 2016. In his first motion since a torn ACL ended his 2017 season earlier than it started, Tannehill went 20-for-28 passing for 230 yards and two TDs as the Dolphins upset the Titans 27-20 in Miami.
Tannehill will once more need to accept Web page 2, as he’ll face the New York Jets and QB Sam Darnold. The heralded rookie overcame a pick-six on his first profession cross to guide the Jets to a 48-17 blowout win over the Lions on Monday Night time Soccer.
However whereas New York tends to cowl at residence (9-2 ATS in final 11), it is often as the underdog — the Jets have gained simply 5 of these video games outright.
His different underdog decide is a staff many specialists, and Vegas oddsmakers, are overlooking, however Tierney factors to 2 crucial x-factors that he says flip this underdog into a favourite.
So what’s Mike Tierney’s NFL underdog decide of the week? Go to SportsLine now to see which underdog staff shocks the world in Week 2, all from the skilled who has crushed the sportsbooks along with his NFL picks, and discover out.