Cousin Sal bounced back after a disappointing opening week. He swept the board on his Week 2 picks putting him in the black for the season. Here is Cousin Sal’s Sure Thing Week 2 recap.
Cousin Sal Week 2
WIN: Pittsburgh Steelers (-3.5) vs. Cincinnati Bengals
Cousin Sal’s first pick of Week 2 was the Pittsburgh Steelers as home favorites against the Cincinnati Bengals. They won by a score of 24-16, easily covering the spread. Cousin Sal risked $770 to profit $700 giving him a net result of +$700.
WIN: New Orleans Saints (+4.5) at New York Giants
Cousin Sal’s second pick of the week was the New Orleans Saints +4.5 visiting the New York Giants. Saints bettors rejoiced as the Giants elected to run out the clock and kick a field goal in the dying seconds of the game instead of going for the touchdown. The Saints covered the spread in a 16-13 losing effort. Cousin Sal risked $880 to profit $800 giving him a net result of +$800.
WIN: Carolina Panthers (-13) vs. San Francisco 49ers
Cousin Sal’s best bet of the week was the Carolina Panthers as massive home favorites against the San Francisco 49ers. It was looking like the Niners were going to cover until the last few minutes of the game when Carolina pulled away. The Panthers covered the spread with a score of 46-27. Cousin Sal risked $1540 to profit $1400 for a net result of +$1400.
Cousin Sal NFL Record
- Week 1: Tennessee Titans +2 (-$770)
- Week 1: Detroit Lions +3.5 (+$1200)
- Week 1: Chicago Bears +6 (-$1980)
- Week 2: Pittsburgh Steelers -3.5 (+$700)
- Week 2: New Orleans Saints +4.5 (+$800)
- Week 2: Carolina Panthers -13 (+$1400)