Handicapping is an up-and-down business. Not everyone can be Floyd Mayweather and win nearly $40K on a Bulls halftime bet, as he recently tweeted and ace ESPN Chicago writer Jon Greenberg reported. But there will come a time when Floyd loses, too. Because everyone does.
Take my old pal Teddy Covers, for instance. He did not fare well in the first round of our wiseguy brackets, making bold pronouncements about Vandy, UNLV, Saint Peter's and Texas A&M against the spread. Although he did nail Akron covering against Notre Dame.