The euphoria over Jon Gruden’s return to Oakland quickly dissipated into consternation when the Raiders decided to trade All-Pro holdout Khalil Mack. It probably didn’t help matters much that Mack played like an All-Pro last night in his debut with the Bears that included a strip-sack and pick-six. But the Raiders will have to put that in the past as they open their regular season tonight against the LA Rams. To get Dunkel’s pick for this game and the full NFL schedule, click HERE.
The Chicago Cubs have just not been able to shake the Milwaukee Brewers, who now trail the Northsiders by only 2 games in the NL Central race. Those two teams will open a big series tonight at Wrigley Field with the Cubs sending Jon Lester (15-5, 3.53) to the mound against Milwaukee’s Wade Miley (3-2, 2.12). To get Dunkel’s pick for this game and the full MLB schedule, click HERE.
And the English Premier League will begin Matchweek 5 on Saturday with seven matches on the schedule, including top-ranked Liverpool taking on Tottenham Hotspur. To get Dunkel’s pick for this match and the full Premier League schedule, click HERE.