The great thing about making predictions on a football game is that everyone is right until the game is over. Other than that, they mean absolutely nothing and, when the Super Bowl is over, nobody’s going to remember what games people picked a month earlier.
But just for fun, here is a look at how the national so-called “experts” and fans are picking Sunday’s Seahawks-Redskins game. We’re not including picks from local media due to the chance that the “homer” factor plays into it.
Seahawks: Eric Allen, Mike Golic, Ron Jaworski, Mark Schlereth, Keyshawn Johnson, Tom Jackson, Cris Carter, Chris Mortensen, Adam Schefter, Seth Wickersham
Redskins: Merril Hoge, Mike Ditka
Accustore, ESPN projections and simulations: Seahawks
SportsNation, ESPN Fan Poll: Seahawks
Seahawks: Willie McGinest, Heath Evans, Darren Sharper, Albert Breer, Adam Schein, Elliot Harrison, Gregg Rosenthal, Daniel Jeremiah, Gil Brandt, Ian Rapoport, Adam Rank, Shaun O’Hara, Jason Smith
Redskins: Charley Casserly, Jeff Darlington, Kimberly Jones, Dave Dameshek, Aditi Kinkhabwala
Seahawks: Clark Judge, Mike Freeman, Jason La Canfora, Dave Richard, Will Brinson, Josh Katzowitz
Redskins: Pete Prisco, Ryan Wilson
Seahawks: Mike Silver, Jason Cole, Les Carpenter
Yahoo! Users: Seahawks