So far, so good for Team NESN in the Westgate Las Vegas SuperContest.
Could the NESN.com duo of Mike Cole and Ricky Doyle have done better than their 3-2 first week showing? Of course. But all things considered, they’ll take the plus-.500 showing in Week 1 of the premier football handicapping contest.
Mike and Ricky are back at it for Week 2 with their five against-the-spread picks as part of Team OddsShark.
See their picks below.
Carolina Panthers (+6) vs. Atlanta Falcons, 1 p.m. ET
Mercedes-Benz Dome, Atlanta
The Atlanta offense is better at home, but we still have questions about their ability to score in the red zone. Obviously. But the biggest issue for the Falcons in this game is who won’t be on the field. Atlanta was ravished by injuries in Week 1 and won’t have Keanu Neal, Deion Jones and Devonta Freeman. That should at least be enough to help Carolina keep it close.
Green Bay Packers (+7) vs. Minnesota Vikings, 1 p.m.
Lambeau Field, Green Bay, Wisc.
The lines come out Wednesday and are locked in for the rest of the week, so this…