Happy Thanksgiving, and enjoy Black Friday. Colin Cowherd certainly will, as he announced his “Blazin’ 5” picks early for Week 12 on twitter. Whether you tail or fade Cowherd’s picks, his segment where he discusses his top five NFL picks against the spread each week is an entertaining listen. Regardless of his betting record, which has not been good in 2020, he provides thoughtful insight and reasoning for each pick. Entering Week 12, Cowherd is 25-29-1.
On his podcast, “The Herd”, Cowherd gives his favorite picks for Week 12 in the NFL. This week with Thanksgiving, it was a recorded video shared on social media. Here is a look at the video, Cowherd’s Week 12 picks, and odds courtesy of FOX Bet Sportsbook.
Each and every week on “The Herd”, Cowherd discusses his five NFL picks against the spread. Here is a look at Cowherd’s favorite picks for Week 12 in the NFL, with odds provided by FOX Bet Sportsbook.
During Thanksgiving week, Cowherd released his “Blazin’ 5” a bit early. Either way, this is the 12th straight week for Cowherd’s picks and he needs a good one to get back on track after a woeful 1-4 record last week. Now, Cowherd is not known to be a sharp handicapper but he does provide a ton of value with his statistics and reasoning behind each pick. Here is a look at his picks for Week 12 in the NFL.
Usually, Cowherd says he would take the Chargers with these points in a close game. But not now, here is why.
Cowherd’s Prediction: Buffalo 31-23
“Like the Giants? I LOVE the Giants” says Cowherd.
Cowherd’s Prediction: Giants 28-9
Cowherd loves the Titans this week, because the Colts’ line is overvalued.
Cowherd’s Prediction: Tennessee Titans 27-23.
“Listen, their offense is pathetic”…but…
Cowherd’s Prediction: Packers win by a TD.
The Seahawks get extra prep, which Cowherd loves.
Cowherd’s Prediction: Seattle 32-22.
Cowherd’s 4-1 record in two of the last three weeks was all for naught, as he struggled big time in Week 11. This makes the fourth consecutive week of a pattern for Cowherd, as he has gone 4-1 or 1-4 in each of the last four weeks. Does this mean he will go 4-1 for Week 12? Time will tell.
Last week, Cowherd’s record was a bad one, winning just one game of his Blazin’ 5. The lone game he won was the Colts in overtime over Green Bay. Here’s a full look at his picks for last week:
Here is a look at how Cowherd has done with his NFL picks on a week-to-week basis in 2020:
Year-to-date record: 25-29-1
At ActionRush, we tracked Cowherd’s picks in 2019 as well. Here is how he performed in the regular season and the playoffs:
After reading Cowherd’s picks for this week, check out SVP’s CFB and NFL picks.