East Oregonian sports reporters Eric Singer and Alexis Mansanarez sit down with the newspaper’s all-area football player of the year Andrew James. James helped lead the Hermiston Bulldogs to a storybook season, their last in the OSAA.
Emily Olson interviews senior reporter Phil Wright about this week’s story on the Disability Rights Oregon report about ‘inhumane’ treatment of juvenile offenders at the Northeastern Oregon Regional Correctional Facility in The Dalles.
Fresh off back-to-back 4-1 weeks, and Steve correctly nabbing the Thanksgiving Day Parlay, the pickers are hot. They hope to keep their roll continuing while talking about the NFL news of the week, including the benching of Eli Manning and the Broncos-Raiders brawl.
Their picks this week: New England (-8.5), N.Y. Jets (+3.5), New Orleans (-4), Oakland (-7) and Philadelphia (-5.5)
The boys are coming off their best week of the year, 4-1 with four blowout wins and one stinker — they picked the underdog Bengals who won outright. But there was some joy out of that pick too! Bronco fan George Plaven had to spend his Monday eating Slim Jims until he made himself sick.
This Thanksgiving week, the pickers went with Dallas (+1), Philadelphia (-13.5), Atlanta (-9.5), Seattle (-6.5) and Oakland (-5). Thanks as always for listening, and have a wonderful holiday.
Tim and Steve come off a 3-2 week, but a little empty betting the ponies down in Del Mar. But its back to football all the time now, and the boys have five new picks for you, in their quest for a perfect week.