It's time for Week 5 of the Winning Stats Predictor, and it had its best week of the season last week, going 9-7 Against the Spread and 11-5 Straight Up. We get our first byes of the season, so only 13 games this week.
This week I'm strictly using data from 2011, so it's still pretty volatile, but I think better than using numbers from last season, as so many teams are different from a year ago. In past years I've done it in Week 6, but I think it's a little more accurate this way. I guess we'll find out.
Here are the picks for Week 5: