The early season struggles continued last week as the Chief Chooser came away with only an 8-7 mark, leaving the season record at a less-than-sterling 35-28 (.556). The Steelers and Vikings receive a bye this week after meeting in London last week, with the Buccaneers and Redskins also having Week 5 off.

Thursday, Oct. 3

Bills at Browns

Cleveland won the Battle of Ohio (pt 1) last week; this week they win the Battle of Lake Erie … BROWNS 19-12.

Sunday’s Games

Patriots at Bengals

Pats will squeak this one out but will miss Vince "Side o’ Beef" Wilfork as season progresses … BOSTON 25-16.

Lions at Packers

Rested Packers win in a place Lions usually struggle … GREEN BAY 31-20.

Seahawks at Colts

Can Indy pull the upset? Sure. Will they? No … SEABAGS 34-21.

Ravens at Dolphins

Looks like all those missing weapons are causing real damage to Crows … MIAMI 27-17.

Saints at Bears

A pick from the heart, I admit it … DA BEARS 24-20.

Eagles at Giants

Put one in the left hand column for … NY 23-17.

Chiefs at Titans

With Locker locked up with a hip injury the Chiefs stay perfect … KC 30-13.

Jaguars at Rams

Imagine paying good money to see this! … RAMS 20-16.

Panthers at Cardinals

See comment, preceding game … CARDS 22-15.

Broncos at Cowboys

Cowboys will not be able to corral these horses … BRONCOS 31-17.

Chargers at Raiders

A night game at the Black Hole spells doom for … wait, on second thought … BOLTS 27-17.

Texans at 49ers

My Super Bowl pick (Houston) stinking it up (figures) … NINERS 34-24.

Monday’s Game

Jets at Falcons

Nothing like a visit from the Jets to help a team turn things around … ATL 31-16.