Read Em And Weep--This Week's Pick Em Ratings

By Ta-Nehisi Coates

Wow. Blood on the walls. Mostly mine. Sg and Dwayne are still killing it. I liked to take this opportunity to hype Dwayne's book. My man isn't just a master of the spread--he's sick with the word-play, too.

Rank

Pick Set Name

Total Points

W-L

1

sgwhiteinfla

517

67-45

2

DBetts

511

69-43

3

Singapore Slingers

508

59-53

4

BisonMightyBison

506

64-48

5

Go Bengals!

503

64-48

6

altonsmith101

502

64-48

7

Odoacer's Guesses

500

67-45

8

Capt. Zubaz

499

65-47

9

Electric Messiah

497

61-51

10

lheger

496

59-53

11

Bearable

496

61-51

12

drlemur

492

61-51

13

dondrapersdemons

490

60-52

14

Chi Picks

488

59-53

15

Bright Green Future

488

59-53

16

wolfpack

486

64-48

17

BlindHope

485

60-52

18

Team Mulva

484

64-48

19

The Blue Lanterns

483

65-47

20

Juba

483

61-51

21

bloodstar

482

59-53

22

Wonderlic My Balls

481

57-55

23

thegunner1981

481

61-51

24

Blandas

479

65-47

25

Replacements

478

63-49

26

Jerry's Kids

477

56-56

27

ScoutAbouts

477

60-52

28

szspeak

476

61-51

29

SKI's Selections

476

60-52

30

Shark Week Every Week

475

61-51

31

Also.

474

59-53

32

Who We Thought They Were

473

56-56

33

Wookies

473

56-56

34

Blowed Up

472

57-55

35

Please Dont Hit the Scoreboard

472

59-53

36

BreakerBaker

472

54-58

37

Weehawken Toffees

472

58-54

38

Karate Fists FTW

466

61-51

39

Pickin' the nose

465

58-54

40

Dirk Diggler

463

60-52

41

tinare

461

61-51

42

Will in STL

461

54-58

43

allusionist

460

55-57

44

jenawesome

459

63-49

45

Go Sqaudron Go

459

59-53

46

Dan W

458

60-52

47

Josh's Picks

457

58-54

48

Defpotec

456

58-54

49

BetterThanYou

456

59-53

50

Cambridge Royal Giants

455

52-60

51

Incertus(Brian)

454

59-53

52

Child OfAnNFCEastDivorce

454

60-52

53

Baba Booey

453

57-55

54

Districto Federal

453

54-58

55

TObills

452

56-56

56

Fightin' Gremlins

451

58-54

57

Shoestring Tackle

451

56-56

58

CitizenE

449

58-54

59

The Best Guesses

449

62-50

60

N0chance - mjnewton

448

61-51

61

At Least We Got Herschel

447

56-56

62

I Dream of Mangini

447

56-56

63

TW Andrews

446

58-54

64

AZfootballfan

446

54-58

65

Torgo3

444

57-55

66

Death Panel

444

55-57

67

Seymour's Ghost

443

56-56

68

Tom Brady's Achilles Ankle

443

57-55

69

leland

443

53-59

70

scoundrels

442

57-55

71

Egan's Picks

442

60-52

72

jennifer_oh_jenny

441

59-53

73

the oxford set

441

59-53

74

The Ballad of Ron Mexico

438

56-56

75

motownjunk

435

57-55

76

Turf on Your Tonsils

434

56-56

77

J-Dubs Pix

433

55-57

78

VandelayIndustries

433

59-53

79

ticats

431

56-56

80

sean_in_nh

431

56-56

81

Jesse S

430

55-57

82

19th St.. Gangsters

430

53-59

83

ClubberMyPredictionisPainLang

430

58-54

84

daveintexas

428

59-53

85

The Foulness

428

60-52

86

Eric F

426

54-58

87

OGWiseman

426

52-60

88

DW

424

55-57

89

Da Demondeacs

423

58-54

90

Waimea Rancheros

422

56-56

91

drbec4dacolts

422

54-58

92

Eric K

421

63-49

93

DougEMI

420

53-59

94

obscene

419

56-56

95

Gobblegobblegobble

417

55-57

96

Far East Beasts

417

54-58

97

thephoenixnyc

416

51-61

98

Hot Sauce Committee

415

52-60

99

Steven Donegal

415

53-59

100

Bevo's Ballsack

411

48-64

101

brooklynj

411

51-61

102

Persia's Picks

410

58-54

103

earninghemistway

404

48-64

104

CJ_in_Harlem

402

60-52

105

ThrowingDarts

398

49-63

106

the pineapple express

398

48-64

107

Justin C

398

49-63

108

nixpix

393

53-59

109

brendan

388

51-61

110

Burgh AC

383

50-62

111

Green Cup

381

54-58

112

Lincoln Abes

373

46-66

113

roadrunner

371

50-62

114

Law Abiding

364

47-65

115

The Bailoutees

361

57-55

116

Douchemanzadah

358

48-64

117

Imby

355

44-68

118

Johannesburg Prawns

351

44-68

119

DirtyLiberal

347

44-68

120

NYDCWolv

340

49-63

121

ajb498

316

40-72

122

Miskatonic Minions

309

36-76

123

TheBulge

303

39-73

124

bertie

301

38-74

125

BrockAun's Picks

216

24-88

126

bourbon renewal

215

27-85

127

Jordan

213

50-62

128

Orton Hears Some Booooos

209

32-80

129

DC Texans

181

25-87

130

Tim Allen Is Not Very Funny

179

24-88

131

CerebralOllie

178

35-77

132

H.N.I.C.

170

20-92

133

beauzeau

167

22-90

134

VandyGirl

161

32-80

135

the fighting dogs

156

19-93

136

AndrewG

153

18-94

137

BruceCrew

144

21-91

138

Pats Guy

72

9-103

139

Team Better Than You

70

8-104

140

A-Web

68

8-104

141

bobcats

16

14-98

142

MarcFein

16

11-101

143

l

0

22-62

144

Ellis Carver

0

13-99

145

Ghetto Defendant

0

0-112

146

AJCinSC

0

0-112

147

What's a Pick Set?

0

0-112

148

viktor vaughn

0

10-102

 

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http://www.theatlantic.com/entertainment/archive/2009/11/read-em-and-weep-this-weeks-pick-em-ratings/30054/