The all-new Alliance of American Football, which features eight teams, gets underway Saturday when the San Antonio Commanders host the San Diego Fleet on CBS. The Commanders are two-point favorites for the 8 p.m. ET kickoff, while the Over-Under is 50.5.
Before you make any Commanders vs. Fleet picks, you need to see what SportsLine expert 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 Commanders vs. Fleet from every possible angle and locked in his picks. We can tell you he's leaning toward the Over, but his much stronger play is against the spread. He's unearthed a major X-factor that makes one side of the spread a must-back. You ABSOLUTELY need to see it before locking in your own picks.
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