Call Your Shot Thursday

  • Is that Marshall? I think he’s triple-covered. You know what? F--k it. I’m throwing it downfield.

    Nailed It! 2013: Another correct final score in Week 4

    An interesting discussion was had in the comment section of last week’s Nailed It! article. The Real Cjammin expressed what I’m sure was on a lot of people’s minds when he...

  • Handling the snap? Nailed it!

    Nailed It! 2013: Settling into the groove in Week 3

    “The Saints are who we thought they were.” That is what I would imagine Denny Green would say if he looked at the results of this past week. For the first...

  • Aaron Rodgers looks so happy to be nailed by Brian Orakpo. Ryan Braun must be jealous.

    Nailed It! 2013: Bounteous harvest for the Pantheon in Week 2

    “Do I understand CYST right…am i in at all now, am I in 4 times after one week?  Is anyone listed “in”? How’s that work?” Thank you for asking those questions, robertj72,...

  • All Minnesota Vikings quarterback Christian Ponder had to do was hand it off, and even he didn't Nail It.

    Nailed It! 2013: Two contestants claim grand prize in Week 1!

    With the beginning of a new season comes the hope that the Nailed It! Pantheon will see many new names added to its walls. And I must say that it was...

  • NFL sports advertising? Nailed it!

    Get ready for Nailed It 2013!

    As I was driving through Denver on my way home from work, I took a moment and looked up at that large banner of Joe Flacco hanging on Mile High Stadium, and I knew...

  • Our Nailed It! Pantheon has enshrined a select few in glory for all time. Will you be the next to be deified?

    Nailed It! Super Bowl and season wrap-up

    Just as the power went out on the Super Bowl, it also went out on the Pantheon. For the second week in a row, our prognosticators were unable to get even...

  • Is it possible, short of a stroke, to forget how to use a camera? Apparently so, because none of our WCSN members managed to nail it this week.

    Nailed It! Conference Championships

    There is only one week left until the Pantheon closes its doors for the year, but perhaps they should have closed a bit early. Our prognosticators must have forgotten that there...

  • Our predictions this week were as empty as the black book on Manti Te'o's nightstand.

    Nailed It! Divisional Round

    “There is no way all these games will be so high scoring — they never are in the playoffs.”  That sentiment was expressed by our own Nonstopdrivel, and it seemed to be...

  • Sometimes it takes beautiful nails to Nail It, and Lana Del Rey certainly has fine nails.

    Nailed It! Wildcard Round

    The Wildcard Round. The start of the playoffs. The time when four teams’ Super Bowl hopes get dashed, and four continue on. It also appears to be the time when our...

  • The landing, that is.

    Nailed It! Season Finale Edition

    Three weeks later, and here we are. The growth of the Pantheon slowed to a near crawl toward the end of the season (I blame myself for not putting up timely...

  • In Week 14, our hapless prognosticators Nailed It about as well as this tattoo artist.

    Nailed It! Week 14 Edition

    It was not one of the best weeks for our prognosticators. Several games did not play out as we thought, but still more names were added to the Pantheon.  Read on...

  • If you want to know the pure, unadulterated joy of nailing it, enter the weekly Water Cooler Sports "Call Your Shot Thursday!" contest this week and every week.

    Nailed It! Week 13 Edition

    It was an interesting week in the National Football League, and it led to a fairly decent week for our prognosticators. Still more names were added to the Pantheon, and yet...

  • It's not often so many WCSN members nail it in one week!

    A Double Helping of Nailed It!

    I sure hope that everyone had a wonderful Thanksgiving.  I have finally returned from a two week hiatus (okay, it was a turkey-induced coma – I started early), and have some...

  • The river of time flows on and on, but some people can peer into the future. It is those who Nailed It! we enshrine in the Pantheon each week.

    Nailed It! Week 10 Edition

    This was another great week for the Pantheon!  Not only did another 11 names get added this week, but one of those was our second to correctly guess the final score! ...

  • If you still haven't managed to nail it, don't panic! There are still eight weeks for you to join our Nailed It! Pantheon.

    Nailed It! Week 9 Edition

    It was another interesting week for the blog.  The most interesting aspect of the last week was the fact that no one even tried to predict the outcome of the Tampa...

  • There are those among us who are simply a higher class of beings. Will you be among those immortals who Nailed it! in Week 9?

    Nailed It! Week 8 Edition

    It was a crazy week in the NFL, but it turned out to be the best one yet for the Pantheon. While some of your favorite teams did not perform up...

  • Not all of our prognosticators see this poorly.

    Nailed It! Week 7 Edition

    This week was truly one to celebrate. Not only did the Pantheon add another six members, but one of those members correctly predicted the final score of one of our games!...

  • Our Pheerless Prognosticators Desperately Want to Nail It!

    Nailed It! Week 6 Edition

    Another week of NFL games are in the books, and we continue to see our Pantheon grow!  One week removed from adding five names to our Pantheon, we were able to...

  • It's time once again to glorify those brave souls who successfully called their shot last Thursday. Will you be enshrined next week? Call your shot and find out!

    Nailed It! Week 5 Edition

    It’s a cyst! It seems to me, as I read through the comments, that there is some confusion as to what to do if you have a CYST. Let me explain....

  • Not everyone has what it takes to call his shot. Do you?

    Nailed It! Week 4 Edition

    Another week of football has come, and another one has gone. Many shots were called, but just how accurate were they?  Did anyone’s prognostication allow for them to be forever enshrined in the...

  • Judging by the look on Rebecca Romijn's face, she nailed it this week, but it's not clear what she nailed. Inquiring minds want to know.

    Nailed It! Week 3 edition

    Call Your Shot Thursday. The venerable tradition dating back to time immemorial. That moment when we as fans set out to prove that our prognostication prowess far outpaces that of our...