The LA Rams (No. 2 in Dunkel’s NFL rankings) have looked dominant while jumping out to their first 3-0 start since 2001. But if there’s one concern, it’s the tally of injuries that have hit the defensive secondary. Last week’s win over the Chargers cost LA Aquib Talib (high ankle sprain) and Marcus Peters (calf), forcing coach Sean McVay to turn to backups Sam Shields, Nickell Robey-Coleman and Troy Hill for tonight’s game versus the Vikings. To get Dunkel’s pick for this game and the complete NFL schedule, click HERE.
Week 5 of the college football schedule also kicks off tonight with the Miami Hurricanes (3-1; No. 16 in Dunkel’s FBS rankings) hosting North Carolina in an ACC contest. To get all Dunkel’s pick for this game and the full college football lineup, click HERE.
In MLB action, the Atlanta Braves are dealing with some uncertainty heading into the playoffs after shortstop Dansby Swanson left Tuesday’s game with torn ligament in his wrist. His absence last night didn’t help as Jacob deGrom shut down the Braves, 3-0, to even their series. and set up the finale tonight at Citi Field. To get Dunkel’s pick for this game and the full MLB schedule, click HERE.
The CFL will take the field again on Friday night with the Toronto Argonauts heading to Calgary to face the top-ranked Stampeders. To get Dunkel’s pick for this game and the full CFL slate, click HERE.
In the English Premier League, Liverpool took care of Southampton, 3-0, to remain undefeated and ranked No. 1 ahead of Manchester City in Dunkel’s latest calculations. To get Dunkel’s complete Premier League rankings as well as the picks for Matchweek 7, click HERE.