2016 NFL Against the Spread Expert Picks Week 17

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CONSENSUSBAL
78%
HOU
51%
CAR
60%
IND
61%
MIA
59%
MIN
51%
BUF
56%
DAL
59%
PIT
66%
ATL
58%
NYG
55%
AZ
77%
DEN
56%
KC
59%
SEA
77%
GB
73%
WeekSeason
# Name Affil Picks W L % W L %
1Josh KatzowitzForbesCIN
- 1
TEN
- 3
CAR
+ 5
IND
- 4.5
MIA
+ 10.5
MIN
- 5.5
NYJ
+ 3.5
DAL
+ 3.5
PIT
- 6
ATL
- 7
NYG
+ 7.5
AZ
- 6.5
DEN
- 1
KC
- 5.5
SF
+ 10
GB
- 3
11568%15110658%
2Christopher GasperBoston GlobeBAL
+ 1
TEN
- 3
CAR
+ 5.5
IND
- 4.5
NE
- 9.5
MIN
- 6.5
NYJ
+ 3.5
DAL
+ 3.5
PIT
- 6
NO
+ 7
NYG
+ 7.5
AZ
- 6.5
DEN
- 1.5
KC
- 5.5
SEA
- 9.5
GB
- 3
11568%13210954%
3Best Passing Game (YPG)PickwatchBAL
+ 2.5
TEN
- 3
TB
- 6.5
IND
- 4.5
NE
- 9.5
CHI
+ 5.5
NYJ
+ 3.5
DAL
+ 4.5
PIT
- 7
NO
+ 6.5
WAS
- 7.5
AZ
- 6
OAK
+ 2.5
SD
+ 4.5
SEA
- 9.5
GB
- 3.5
61037%13311054%
4Tom RockNewsdayCIN
- 2.5
TEN
- 3
TB
- 6.5
IND
- 4.5
MIA
+ 9.5
MIN
- 5.5
BUF
- 6
PHI
- 4.5
PIT
- 7
NO
+ 6.5
NYG
+ 7.5
AZ
- 6
OAK
+ 2.5
KC
- 4.5
SF
+ 9.5
DET
+ 3.5
9756%13911554%
5Jamey EisenbergCBSBAL
+ 2.5
HOU
+ 3
CAR
+ 6.5
IND
- 4.5
MIA
+ 9.5
MIN
- 5.5
NYJ
+ 6
PHI
- 3.5
PIT
- 7
ATL
- 6.5
WAS
- 7.5
LAR
+ 6
DEN
- 2.5
SD
+ 4.5
SF
+ 9.5
DET
+ 3.5
61037%14011854%
6Nate DavisUSA TodayBAL
+ 1
TEN
- 3
CAR
+ 5.5
JAX
+ 4.5
NE
- 10
MIN
- 5
BUF
- 3.5
DAL
+ 3.5
CLE
+ 7
ATL
- 7
NYG
+ 7
AZ
- 6
DEN
- 1.5
SD
+ 5.5
SEA
- 10
GB
- 3.5
10662%13711654%
7Joe MannielloNewsdayBAL
+ 2.5
TEN
- 3
CAR
+ 6.5
JAX
+ 4.5
NE
- 9.5
MIN
- 5.5
NYJ
+ 6
PHI
- 4.5
PIT
- 7
ATL
- 6.5
NYG
+ 7.5
AZ
- 6
DEN
- 2.5
KC
- 4.5
SEA
- 9.5
GB
- 3.5
12475%13811754%
8Tom PelisseroUSA TodayCIN
- 1
HOU
+ 3
TB
- 5.5
JAX
+ 4.5
NE
- 10
CHI
+ 5
BUF
- 3.5
DAL
+ 3.5
CLE
+ 7
NO
+ 7
NYG
+ 7
AZ
- 6
DEN
- 1.5
SD
+ 5.5
SEA
- 10
GB
- 3.5
9756%12610953%
9Jared DubinCBSBAL
+ 2.5
HOU
+ 3
CAR
+ 6.5
IND
- 4.5
NE
- 9.5
CHI
+ 5.5
BUF
- 6
DAL
+ 3.5
PIT
- 7
ATL
- 6.5
NYG
+ 7.5
AZ
- 6
DEN
- 2.5
KC
- 4.5
SEA
- 9.5
GB
- 3.5
7943%13611953%
10Will BrinsonCBSCIN
- 2.5
HOU
+ 3
CAR
+ 6.5
JAX
+ 4.5
MIA
+ 9.5
CHI
+ 5.5
BUF
- 6
PHI
- 3.5
CLE
+ 7
ATL
- 6.5
WAS
- 7.5
AZ
- 6
DEN
- 2.5
KC
- 4.5
SEA
- 9.5
GB
- 3.5
9756%13812153%
11Frank SchwabYahooBAL
+ 2.5
TEN
- 3
--JAX
+ 4.5
MIA
+ 9.5
CHI
+ 5
NYJ
+ 3.5
DAL
+ 4
PIT
- 5.5
NO
+ 6.5
NYG
+ 8
AZ
- 6
OAK
+ 1.5
KC
- 5.5
SEA
- 9.5
GB
- 3.5
8753%13511953%
12Rick GosselinDallasMorningNewsBAL
+ 2
TEN
- 3
CAR
+ 6
JAX
+ 4.5
MIA
+ 10
CHI
+ 5
BUF
- 3.5
DAL
+ 4
PIT
- 6
NO
+ 6.5
NYG
+ 8
AZ
- 6
DEN
- 1
SD
+ 5.5
SEA
- 10
GB
- 3
8850%13511953%
13Best Offense (PPG)PickwatchBAL
+ 2.5
TEN
- 3
CAR
+ 6.5
IND
- 4.5
NE
- 9.5
MIN
- 5.5
BUF
- 3.5
DAL
+ 4.5
PIT
- 7
ATL
- 6.5
WAS
- 7.5
AZ
- 6
OAK
+ 2.5
SD
+ 4.5
SEA
- 9.5
GB
- 3.5
61037%12911552%
14Mike Middlehurst-SchwartzUSA TodayBAL
+ 1
HOU
+ 3
TB
- 5.5
JAX
+ 4.5
NE
- 10
MIN
- 5
BUF
- 3.5
DAL
+ 3.5
PIT
- 7
ATL
- 7
WAS
- 7
AZ
- 6
OAK
+ 1.5
KC
- 5.5
SEA
- 10
GB
- 3.5
61037%13211852%
15Andrew LynchFOXBAL
+ 2.5
TEN
- 3
CAR
+ 6
IND
- 4.5
NE
- 9.5
CHI
+ 5
NYJ
+ 3.5
DAL
+ 4
CLE
+ 6
ATL
- 6.5
NYG
+ 7.5
AZ
- 6
DEN
- 1
KC
- 6
SEA
- 9.5
GB
- 3.5
10662%13412052%
16David MooreDallasMorningNewsCIN
- 2
TEN
- 3
CAR
+ 6
JAX
+ 4.5
MIA
+ 10
CHI
+ 5
BUF
- 3.5
DAL
+ 4
PIT
- 6
ATL
- 6.5
NYG
+ 8
AZ
- 6
DEN
- 1
KC
- 5.5
SEA
- 10
GB
- 3
9756%13412052%
17Sam FarmerLosAngelesTimesBAL
+ 2.5
HOU
+ 3
CAR
+ 6.5
IND
- 4.5
MIA
+ 9.5
MIN
- 5.5
NYJ
+ 3.5
PHI
- 4.5
CLE
+ 7
--NYG
+ 7.5
AZ
- 6
DEN
- 1
SD
+ 4.5
SEA
- 9.5
GB
- 3.5
9660%13111952%
18Bob GlauberNewsdayBAL
+ 2.5
TEN
- 3
TB
- 6.5
IND
- 4.5
MIA
+ 9.5
MIN
- 5.5
NYJ
+ 6
PHI
- 4.5
PIT
- 7
ATL
- 6.5
WAS
- 7.5
AZ
- 6
DEN
- 2.5
KC
- 4.5
SF
+ 9.5
GB
- 3.5
9756%13312152%
19Brandon GeorgeDallasMorningNewsBAL
+ 2
TEN
- 3
CAR
+ 6
IND
- 4.5
NE
- 10
MIN
- 5
NYJ
+ 3.5
DAL
+ 4
PIT
- 6
NO
+ 6.5
WAS
- 8
LAR
+ 6
OAK
+ 1
KC
- 5.5
SEA
- 10
GB
- 3
8850%13312152%
20Scott ThurstonBoston GlobeCIN
- 1
HOU
+ 3
TB
- 5.5
IND
- 4.5
NE
- 9.5
MIN
- 6.5
BUF
- 3.5
DAL
+ 3.5
PIT
- 6
NO
+ 7
NYG
+ 7.5
AZ
- 6.5
DEN
- 1.5
KC
- 5.5
SEA
- 9.5
DET
+ 3
8850%13312152%
21Jon MachotaDallasMorningNewsBAL
+ 2
TEN
- 3
CAR
+ 6
IND
- 4.5
NE
- 10
CHI
+ 5
BUF
- 3.5
DAL
+ 4
PIT
- 6
ATL
- 6.5
NYG
+ 8
LAR
+ 6
DEN
- 1
SD
+ 5.5
SEA
- 10
GB
- 3
61037%13312152%
22Avg Points DifferencePickwatchBAL
+ 1
TEN
- 3
CAR
+ 6.5
IND
- 4.5
MIA
+ 9.5
CHI
+ 5.5
BUF
- 3.5
--PIT
- 7
NO
+ 6.5
NYG
+ 7.5
AZ
- 6
OAK
+ 2.5
SD
+ 4.5
SF
+ 9.5
GB
- 3.5
7846%13212251%
23Best QB (QBR)PickwatchBAL
+ 2.5
HOU
+ 3
TB
- 6.5
IND
- 4.5
NE
- 9.5
MIN
- 5.5
--PHI
- 4.5
--ATL
- 6.5
WAS
- 7.5
AZ
- 6
--SD
+ 4.5
SEA
- 9.5
GB
- 3.5
5838%12211551%
24Lorenzo ReyesUSA Today--HOU
+ 3
CAR
+ 5.5
JAX
+ 4.5
MIA
+ 10
CHI
+ 5
BUF
- 3.5
DAL
+ 3.5
CLE
+ 7
NO
+ 7
--LAR
+ 6
OAK
+ 1.5
SD
+ 5.5
SF
+ 10
GB
- 3.5
6842%12311751%
25Kevin SherringtonDallasMorningNewsBAL
+ 2
HOU
+ 3
CAR
+ 6
IND
- 4.5
MIA
+ 10
CHI
+ 5
BUF
- 3.5
DAL
+ 4
CLE
+ 6
ATL
- 6.5
NYG
+ 8
AZ
- 6
DEN
- 1
KC
- 5.5
SEA
- 10
GB
- 3
7943%13012451%
26WalterFootballWalterFootballBAL
+ 1
TEN
- 3
CAR
+ 5
IND
- 4.5
MIA
+ 10
CHI
+ 6.5
NYJ
+ 3.5
DAL
+ 3.5
PIT
- 6
NO
+ 7
NYG
+ 7.5
AZ
- 6
OAK
+ 1.5
KC
- 5.5
SEA
- 9.5
DET
+ 3.5
7943%13212651%
27Kate HairopoulosDallasMorningNewsBAL
+ 2
HOU
+ 3
TB
- 6
IND
- 4.5
NE
- 10
MIN
- 5
BUF
- 3.5
PHI
- 4
PIT
- 6
ATL
- 6.5
WAS
- 8
AZ
- 6
DEN
- 1
KC
- 5.5
SEA
- 10
GB
- 3
7943%12912550%
28Dana LarsonDallasMorningNewsBAL
+ 2
TEN
- 3
CAR
+ 6
JAX
+ 4.5
MIA
+ 10
CHI
+ 5
BUF
- 3.5
DAL
+ 4
PIT
- 6
ATL
- 6.5
WAS
- 8
AZ
- 6
DEN
- 1
SD
+ 5.5
SEA
- 10
GB
- 3
61037%12912550%
29Dave RichardCBSBAL
+ 2.5
TEN
- 3
CAR
+ 6.5
JAX
+ 4.5
MIA
+ 9.5
CHI
+ 5.5
NYJ
+ 6
PHI
- 3.5
CLE
+ 7
ATL
- 6.5
WAS
- 7.5
AZ
- 6
OAK
+ 2.5
KC
- 4.5
SEA
- 9.5
GB
- 3.5
9756%13112750%
30Sportsbettingstats.comNoneBAL
+ 1
HOU
+ 3
TB
- 6
IND
- 4.5
MIA
+ 10.5
CHI
+ 5.5
NYJ
+ 3.5
PHI
- 3.5
CLE
+ 7
ATL
- 6.5
WAS
- 9
AZ
- 7
OAK
+ 0
SD
+ 4.5
SEA
- 10.5
GB
- 3.5
51131%12512250%
31Expert ConsensusPickwatchBAL
+ 2
HOU
+ 3
CAR
+ 6.5
IND
- 4.5
MIA
+ 9.5
MIN
- 5.5
BUF
- 3.5
DAL
+ 4.5
PIT
- 7
ATL
- 6.5
NYG
+ 7.5
AZ
- 6
DEN
- 2.5
KC
- 4.5
SEA
- 9.5
GB
- 3.5
7943%12612350%
32Home TeamsPickwatchCIN
- 2.5
TEN
- 3
TB
- 6.5
IND
- 4.5
MIA
+ 9.5
MIN
- 5.5
NYJ
+ 3.5
PHI
- 4.5
PIT
- 7
ATL
- 6.5
WAS
- 7.5
LAR
+ 6
DEN
- 2.5
SD
+ 4.5
SF
+ 9.5
DET
+ 3.5
7943%12812650%
33Vinnie IyerSporting NewsBAL
+ 2.5
HOU
+ 3
CAR
+ 6.5
JAX
+ 4.5
MIA
+ 9.5
MIN
- 5.5
NYJ
+ 6
DAL
+ 4.5
PIT
- 7
ATL
- 6.5
WAS
- 7.5
AZ
- 6
OAK
+ 2.5
SD
+ 4.5
SEA
- 9.5
GB
- 3.5
61037%12912750%
34Jason La CanforaCBSBAL
+ 2.5
HOU
+ 3
CAR
+ 6.5
JAX
+ 4.5
MIA
+ 9.5
CHI
+ 5.5
NYJ
+ 6
--PIT
- 7
ATL
- 6.5
WAS
- 7.5
AZ
- 6
DEN
- 2.5
KC
- 4.5
SEA
- 9.5
--6842%12812850%
35Ryan WilsonCBSBAL
+ 2.5
HOU
+ 3
CAR
+ 6.5
JAX
+ 4.5
MIA
+ 9.5
CHI
+ 5.5
NYJ
+ 6
DAL
+ 3.5
CLE
+ 7
NO
+ 6.5
NYG
+ 7.5
LAR
+ 6
DEN
- 2.5
KC
- 4.5
SF
+ 9.5
GB
- 3.5
10662%12813049%
36Jarrett BellUSA TodayBAL
+ 1
HOU
+ 3
TB
- 5.5
IND
- 4.5
MIA
+ 10
MIN
- 5
BUF
- 3.5
DAL
+ 3.5
PIT
- 7
--NYG
+ 7
AZ
- 6
OAK
+ 1.5
KC
- 5.5
SEA
- 10
DET
+ 3.5
41126%11511749%
37Eric EagerProFootballFocus--HOU
+ 3
TB
- 5.5
IND
- 4.5
MIA
+ 9.5
MIN
- 5.5
NYJ
+ 3.5
DAL
+ 3.5
PIT
- 6
------OAK
+ 1
SD
+ 6
SEA
- 9.5
GB
- 3.5
3925%11511749%
38Craig MillerDallasMorningNewsBAL
+ 2
HOU
+ 3
CAR
+ 6
IND
- 4.5
MIA
+ 10
MIN
- 5
BUF
- 3.5
DAL
+ 4
PIT
- 6
NO
+ 6.5
WAS
- 8
AZ
- 6
OAK
+ 1
KC
- 5.5
SEA
- 10
DET
+ 3
51131%12512949%
39Neil GreenbergTheWashingtonPostCIN
- 2.5
TEN
- 3
TB
- 6.5
IND
- 4.5
NE
- 9.5
MIN
- 5.5
BUF
- 6
PHI
- 4.5
CLE
+ 6
NO
+ 6.5
WAS
- 8
AZ
- 6
OAK
+ 2.5
KC
- 5.5
SEA
- 9.5
GB
- 3.5
10662%11912448%
40Road TeamsPickwatchBAL
+ 2.5
HOU
+ 3
CAR
+ 6.5
JAX
+ 4.5
NE
- 9.5
CHI
+ 5.5
BUF
- 3.5
DAL
+ 4.5
CLE
+ 7
NO
+ 6.5
NYG
+ 7.5
AZ
- 6
OAK
+ 2.5
KC
- 4.5
SEA
- 9.5
GB
- 3.5
9756%11912448%
41FiveThirtyEightFiveThirtyEightBAL
+ 2.5
HOU
+ 3
CAR
+ 6.5
IND
- 4.5
MIA
+ 9.5
MIN
- 5.5
NYJ
+ 6
DAL
+ 3.5
PIT
- 7
ATL
- 6.5
NYG
+ 7.5
LAR
+ 6
OAK
+ 2.5
KC
- 4.5
SEA
- 9.5
DET
+ 3.5
51131%11912448%
42Ben VolinBoston GlobeCIN
- 1
HOU
+ 3
CAR
+ 5.5
IND
- 4.5
NE
- 9.5
MIN
- 6.5
BUF
- 3.5
PHI
- 3.5
CLE
+ 6
NO
+ 7
NYG
+ 7.5
AZ
- 6.5
DEN
- 1.5
SD
+ 5.5
SEA
- 9.5
DET
+ 3
10662%12513148%
43Kimberley A. MartinNewsdayBAL
+ 2.5
HOU
+ 3
TB
- 6.5
IND
- 4.5
NE
- 9.5
MIN
- 5.5
NYJ
+ 6
PHI
- 4.5
PIT
- 7
ATL
- 6.5
NYG
+ 7.5
AZ
- 6
DEN
- 2.5
KC
- 4.5
SEA
- 9.5
GB
- 3.5
9756%12413048%
44Mario MergolaSporfolioBAL
+ 2.5
TEN
- 3
TB
- 5
JAX
+ 4.5
MIA
+ 10
CHI
+ 5
NYJ
+ 3.5
PHI
- 3.5
CLE
+ 6
NO
+ 7
WAS
- 7
LAR
+ 6
DEN
- 1
SD
+ 5.5
SF
+ 10
DET
+ 3.5
8850%11412447%
45Pete PriscoCBSCIN
- 2.5
TEN
- 3
TB
- 6.5
JAX
+ 4.5
MIA
+ 9.5
MIN
- 5.5
NYJ
+ 6
PHI
- 3.5
PIT
- 7
ATL
- 6.5
WAS
- 7.5
AZ
- 6
DEN
- 2.5
SD
+ 4.5
SEA
- 9.5
GB
- 3.5
9756%12413547%
46Mike ClayESPNBAL
+ 1
HOU
+ 3
CAR
+ 5
IND
- 4.5
MIA
+ 9.5
CHI
+ 5.5
BUF
- 3.5
DAL
+ 3.5
PIT
- 6
ATL
- 7
NYG
+ 7
AZ
- 6
OAK
+ 1.5
SD
+ 6
SF
+ 9.5
DET
+ 3.5
41225%12213347%
47John BreechCBSBAL
+ 2.5
HOU
+ 3
CAR
+ 6.5
JAX
+ 4.5
NE
- 9.5
CHI
+ 5.5
BUF
- 6
PHI
- 3.5
CLE
+ 7
ATL
- 6.5
WAS
- 7.5
LAR
+ 6
OAK
+ 2.5
KC
- 4.5
SEA
- 9.5
GB
- 3.5
7943%12313547%
48Case KeeferLasVegasSunBAL
+ 2
TEN
- 3
TB
- 5
IND
- 4.5
MIA
+ 10
CHI
+ 6
NYJ
+ 3.5
PHI
- 3.5
PIT
- 6
NO
+ 7
WAS
- 7
LAR
+ 6.5
OAK
+ 1.5
SD
+ 6
SEA
- 9.5
GB
- 3
51131%12313647%
49Jim McBrideBoston GlobeBAL
+ 1
HOU
+ 3
TB
- 5.5
JAX
+ 4.5
MIA
+ 9.5
CHI
+ 6.5
BUF
- 3.5
PHI
- 3.5
PIT
- 6
ATL
- 7
NYG
+ 7.5
AZ
- 6.5
DEN
- 1.5
KC
- 5.5
SF
+ 9.5
GB
- 3
8850%12113447%
50Nora PrinciottiBoston GlobeCIN
- 1
TEN
- 3
TB
- 5.5
IND
- 4.5
NE
- 9.5
MIN
- 6.5
BUF
- 3.5
PHI
- 3.5
CLE
+ 6
NO
+ 7
WAS
- 7.5
AZ
- 6.5
OAK
+ 1.5
KC
- 5.5
SEA
- 9.5
GB
- 3
10662%11312647%
51Newy ScruggsDallasMorningNewsBAL
+ 2
HOU
+ 3
CAR
+ 6
JAX
+ 4.5
MIA
+ 10
MIN
- 5
BUF
- 3.5
DAL
+ 4
CLE
+ 6
NO
+ 6.5
WAS
- 8
AZ
- 6
DEN
- 1
SD
+ 5.5
SF
+ 10
DET
+ 3
8850%11913546%
52Best Defense (PPG)PickwatchBAL
+ 2.5
HOU
+ 3
TB
- 6.5
IND
- 4.5
NE
- 9.5
MIN
- 5.5
BUF
- 3.5
DAL
+ 4.5
PIT
- 7
ATL
- 6.5
NYG
+ 7.5
LAR
+ 6
DEN
- 2.5
KC
- 4.5
SEA
- 9.5
DET
+ 3.5
51131%11713646%
53Tim CowlishawDallasMorningNewsBAL
+ 2
TEN
- 3
TB
- 6
IND
- 4.5
MIA
+ 10
CHI
+ 5
BUF
- 3.5
DAL
+ 4
CLE
+ 6
ATL
- 6.5
NYG
+ 8
AZ
- 6
DEN
- 1
KC
- 5.5
SEA
- 10
GB
- 3
7943%10714742%
54Vic TafurSFGateBAL
+ 0.5
TEN
- 3
CAR
+ 4.5
JAX
+ 4.5
NE
- 9.5
CHI
+ 6.5
BUF
- 3.5
PHI
- 4.5
PIT
- 6.5
NO
+ 7
NYG
+ 7.5
LAR
+ 6.5
OAK
+ 1
KC
- 5.5
SEA
- 10
DET
+ 3
8850%10214141%