Daddy’s Hangout 10th Week NFL Predictions

Welcome to the 10th week of the NFL season and the start of the 2nd half of the season. Last week my record was 3-2, which raised my overall record to 32-26. My winning percentage went up from 54.7% to 55.2% in the process. The big news coming out of the NFL has to be that Tony Romo is medically cleared to play. Now, it’s up to the coaches as to when he’ll play, but he could suit up as early as this weekend. This week I’ll be predicting a total of seven games with the hopes of improving my winning percentage. Let’s Get ... [read more]

Daddy’s Hangout Presents 11th Week College Football Predictions

Welcome to the 11th week of the College Football season and things are starting to heat up. Last week my record was 2-1, which dropped my overall record to 39-17. My overall winning percentage dropped from 69.8% to 69.6%. The second college football playoffs ranking was released and Washington is the new #4 team in the country. They replaced Texas A&M, who lost to Mississippi State last weekend, but they have Ohio State and Louisville trailing them. This week I’ll be predicting a total of five games and none of them are really “big time” ... [read more]

Daddy’s Hangout Week 7 NFL Predictions

Welcome to the 7th week of the NFL season and it’s hard to believe we’re almost at the half way point. Once again, last week I went 3-4 and my overall record dipped to 19-21. My winning percentage went from 48.5% to 47.5% in the process. The big news in the NFL has to be the trend of injuries with Big Ben having knee surgery for a partial tear in his meniscus. Coming into this week, we have the Minnesota Vikings as the only undefeated team in the league. This week I’ll be predicting six games with the hopes of just finishing with a winning ... [read more]

How Much Do You Really Know About The NFL? Test Your Knowledge

Those of us that have a love of sport know that the NFL is a big deal. Millions of us follow what happens when our favorite teams play competitors to win the game. Do you consider yourself to be an NFL aficionado? If so, and you've got some time to spare, why not test your knowledge here today? Check out these fun facts about the NFL. I'm willing to bet you will learn at least one new fact to share with your buddies! The NFL has been around longer than you have (probably) How familiar are you with the history of the NFL? It all started 96 ... [read more]

Save Money When Buying Fan Gear at Target

This post is sponsored by Mirum Shopper. All opinions are 100% mine. We’re finally about to enter my favorite season during the year; that's correct fall is right around the corner, less than a week to be exact. Since I work on the night shift, you can feel the season change from the air and man it feels good. What’s not to like about fall, I mean you have the beautiful leaves, the weather is perfect and oh yeah I must’ve forgotten to mention that it’s college football season? With football season, that means; it's time to stock up on ... [read more]

Prepare For National Draft Day with Yahoo Fantasy Sports

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Yahoo Fantasy Sports for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. It’s my favorite time of the year once again and that’s football season, of course. Over the past few years, I’ve been paying more attention to football than usual because I’m pulling for my favorite team on one hand, then I’m a part of a couple of Fantasy Football Leagues. I’ve been a part of Yahoo Fantasy Football for the last seven years and happy to say that I’ve won the past couple of years……not trying to brag or nothing. ... [read more]

What Dads Can Learn From NFL Players

Even if you’re not a hardcore sports fan, there’s a lot you can learn from watching and playing sport. Many of the life lessons you learn during the early day of school gym classes will stand you in good stead as you grow up. When you have your own kids, you can then pass on these pearls of wisdom and encourage your children to get the most out of playing sports like football. Most of us lap up the thrills and spills of professional NFL games. But if you think about it a little deeper, there’s a lot us Dads can learn from those players on the ... [read more]

Things I’ll Be Doing on Halloween Night

This year has gone by so fast, and it’s hard to believe this weekend is Halloween already. My son is driving this year, so it’s pretty cool that he wants to take my daughter and her friends to the mall and later that night, the older kids will take the small ones trick or treating around our neighborhood. This year will be the first year my wife, and I will stay home to wait for the other kids from our subdivision come around to pass out candy. Now that I’m stuck home doing the duties of entertaining others and having fun with the kids, I need ... [read more]

Must Haves for the Big Game

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Slingbox for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. I don’t know about your household, but when the big game rolls around, we all seem to orbit around it. There are several things we do to get ready for big games in our house. I thought I’d pass on the some of our best tips, so you can get the most out of your game day. Lots of Food I have to say that our big game days are focused around food. We love having chips, dip, veggie trays, meat trays, and several desserts on hand. I really ... [read more]

NFL Predictions Week 5

Welcome to Week 5 of the NFL season and I need to kick it in high gear because I’m still below the 50% winning percentage as of now. Last week my record was 2-2, which dropped my record to 11-13 while my winning percentage rose from 45% to 45.8%. This week I’ll be predicting seven games and hopefully I can finally turn things around and at least get over the 50% mark. Let’s Get Started!!!   This is the Thursday night game between AFC South rivals as the Indianapolis Colts travel to face the Houston Texans. As of now, it has been ... [read more]