The Alliance of American Football kicks off its inaugural season and on Saturday the Orlando Apollos will host the Atlanta Legends at 8 p.m. ET. The Apollos are favored by seven and the total is 49, but before you make your AAF picks, you'll want to hear what Mike Tierney has to say.
A renowned sportswriter whose work appears in the New York Times and Los Angeles Times, Tierney has reported from seven Super Bowls. He's intimately familiar with all levels of pro football -- including the young, hungry players who populate the AAF -- and knows every coach's philosophy and approach to devising gameplans.
Tierney was all over the Patriots in the 2019 Super Bowl, enabling him to finish the season with a sparkling 63-46 record against the spread. Anyone who has followed him is up BIG.
Now, with the AAF set to kick off Saturday, Tierney has evaluated Apollos vs. Legends and locked in his picks for the game. We can tell you he's leaning towards the Under. However, his strong pick is on the side. He's found a critical X-factor that causes one side of the spread to hit HARD. You ABSOLUTELY need to see who he is on before locking in your AAF picks.
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