2016 NFL Against the Spread Expert Picks Week 18

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CONSENSUSHOU
64%
DET
61%
MIA
56%
GB
52%
ATL
53%
NE
76%
PIT
61%
GB
78%
GB
77%
PIT
62%
WeekSeason
Name Affil Picks W L % W L %
Josh KatzowitzForbesHOU
- 3.5
SEA
- 8
MIA
+ 10
GB
- 4.5
ATL
- 5
HOU
+ 15
PIT
+ 1
GB
+ 4.5
----6275%14910558%
Tom RockNewsdayHOU
- 3.5
SEA
- 8
PIT
- 10
NYG
+ 4.5
SEA
+ 4.5
NE
- 15.5
PIT
+ 2.5
GB
+ 4
----6275%13811354%
Nate DavisUSA TodayHOU
- 4
SEA
- 8
PIT
- 10
NYG
+ 4.5
ATL
- 5
NE
- 16
PIT
+ 1
GB
+ 4
----7187%13711354%
Christopher GasperBoston GlobeOAK
+ 3.5
SEA
- 8
PIT
- 10
NYG
+ 4.5
SEA
+ 5
NE
- 15
PIT
+ 1.5
DAL
- 4.5
----4450%13010854%
Best Passing Game (YPG)PickwatchOAK
+ 3.5
SEA
- 8
PIT
- 10
GB
- 4.5
ATL
- 4.5
NE
- 15.5
PIT
+ 2.5
GB
+ 4
----7187%13110954%
Jamey EisenbergCBSHOU
- 3.5
DET
+ 8
PIT
- 10
GB
- 4.5
ATL
- 4.5
NE
- 15.5
PIT
+ 2.5
GB
+ 4
GB
+ 4
NE
- 6
7187%13811754%
Joe MannielloNewsdayHOU
- 3.5
DET
+ 8
MIA
+ 10
GB
- 4.5
ATL
- 4.5
NE
- 15.5
KC
- 2.5
DAL
- 4
----4450%13611653%
Tom PelisseroUSA TodayOAK
+ 4
SEA
- 8
--NYG
+ 4.5
SEA
+ 5
NE
- 16
KC
- 1
GB
+ 4
----3442%12510853%
Will BrinsonCBSHOU
- 3.5
DET
+ 8
MIA
+ 10
GB
- 4.5
ATL
- 4.5
NE
- 15.5
KC
- 2.5
GB
+ 4
ATL
- 4
PIT
+ 6
5362%13711953%
Jared DubinCBSHOU
- 3.5
SEA
- 8
PIT
- 10
GB
- 4.5
ATL
- 4.5
NE
- 15.5
PIT
+ 2.5
GB
+ 4
----80100%13411853%
Frank SchwabYahooHOU
- 3.5
DET
+ 8
MIA
+ 10
GB
- 4.5
ATL
- 5
NE
- 16
PIT
+ 1.5
GB
+ 4.5
----6275%13411853%
David MooreDallasMorningNewsHOU
- 3.5
DET
+ 8
MIA
+ 10
NYG
+ 4.5
ATL
- 5
NE
- 15
KC
- 1
DAL
- 4.5
----3537%13311852%
Rick GosselinDallasMorningNewsOAK
+ 3.5
DET
+ 8
MIA
+ 10
NYG
+ 4.5
SEA
+ 5
NE
- 15
PIT
+ 1
GB
+ 4.5
----3537%13311852%
Mike Middlehurst-SchwartzUSA TodayOAK
+ 4
SEA
- 8
MIA
+ 10
GB
- 4.5
ATL
- 5
HOU
+ 16
PIT
+ 1
GB
+ 4
----5362%13111752%
Sam FarmerLosAngelesTimesHOU
- 3.5
DET
+ 8
MIA
+ 10
NYG
+ 4.5
ATL
- 4.5
HOU
+ 15
KC
- 1.5
GB
+ 4.5
----3537%13111752%
Best Offense (PPG)PickwatchOAK
+ 3.5
SEA
- 8
PIT
- 10
GB
- 4.5
ATL
- 4.5
NE
- 15.5
PIT
+ 2.5
GB
+ 4
----7187%12711452%
Bob GlauberNewsdayHOU
- 3.5
SEA
- 8
PIT
- 10
NYG
+ 4.5
SEA
+ 4.5
NE
- 15.5
KC
- 2.5
GB
+ 4
----5362%13211952%
Andrew LynchFOXOAK
+ 3.5
SEA
- 8
PIT
- 10
NYG
+ 5
ATL
- 5
HOU
+ 16
KC
- 2
DAL
- 4.5
----3537%13211952%
Jon MachotaDallasMorningNewsHOU
- 3.5
DET
+ 8
MIA
+ 10
GB
- 4.5
ATL
- 5
NE
- 15
PIT
+ 1
GB
+ 4.5
----6275%13112052%
Brandon GeorgeDallasMorningNewsHOU
- 3.5
DET
+ 8
MIA
+ 10
GB
- 4.5
SEA
+ 5
NE
- 15
PIT
+ 1
GB
+ 4.5
----5362%13112052%
Avg Points DifferencePickwatchOAK
+ 3.5
DET
+ 8
MIA
+ 10
GB
- 4.5
ATL
- 4.5
HOU
+ 15.5
PIT
+ 2.5
GB
+ 4
----4450%13112151%
Lorenzo ReyesUSA TodayHOU
- 4
DET
+ 8
MIA
+ 10
NYG
+ 4.5
SEA
+ 5
HOU
+ 16
PIT
+ 1
GB
+ 4
----3537%12311451%
Scott ThurstonBoston GlobeHOU
- 3.5
SEA
- 8
MIA
+ 10
NYG
+ 4.5
ATL
- 5
NE
- 15
KC
- 1.5
GB
+ 4.5
----5362%13012151%
Dana LarsonDallasMorningNewsHOU
- 3.5
DET
+ 8
PIT
- 10
GB
- 4.5
ATL
- 5
NE
- 15
PIT
+ 1
GB
+ 4.5
----7187%12912251%
Kevin SherringtonDallasMorningNewsHOU
- 3.5
DET
+ 8
MIA
+ 10
GB
- 4.5
SEA
+ 5
NE
- 15
PIT
+ 1
GB
+ 4.5
----5362%12912251%
WalterFootballWalterFootballOAK
+ 3.5
DET
+ 8
PIT
- 10
GB
- 4.5
SEA
+ 4.5
NE
- 15.5
PIT
+ 1.5
GB
+ 4.5
----5362%13112451%
Best QB (QBR)Pickwatch--DET
+ 8
PIT
- 10
GB
- 4.5
ATL
- 4.5
NE
- 15.5
PIT
+ 2.5
DAL
- 4
----5271%12011451%
Kate HairopoulosDallasMorningNewsHOU
- 3.5
DET
+ 8
MIA
+ 10
NYG
+ 4.5
SEA
+ 5
NE
- 15
KC
- 1
GB
+ 4.5
----3537%12812350%
Expert ConsensusPickwatchHOU
- 3.5
DET
+ 8
MIA
+ 10
GB
- 4.5
ATL
- 4.5
NE
- 15.5
PIT
+ 2.5
GB
+ 4
----6275%12512250%
Vinnie IyerSporting NewsOAK
+ 3.5
DET
+ 8
PIT
- 10
GB
- 4.5
SEA
+ 4.5
NE
- 16
PIT
+ 2
GB
+ 4
GB
+ 4
PIT
+ 6
5362%12812550%
Dave RichardCBSOAK
+ 3.5
DET
+ 8
PIT
- 10
GB
- 4.5
ATL
- 4.5
NE
- 15.5
PIT
+ 2.5
DAL
- 4
GB
+ 4
NE
- 6
5362%12912650%
Jason La CanforaCBSHOU
- 3.5
DET
+ 8
PIT
- 10
GB
- 4.5
SEA
+ 4.5
NE
- 15.5
PIT
+ 2.5
GB
+ 4
GB
+ 4
PIT
+ 6
6275%12712650%
Ryan WilsonCBSHOU
- 3.5
DET
+ 8
MIA
+ 10
NYG
+ 4.5
SEA
+ 4.5
NE
- 15.5
PIT
+ 2.5
GB
+ 4
GB
+ 4
PIT
+ 6
4450%12812750%
Home TeamsPickwatchHOU
- 3.5
SEA
- 8
PIT
- 10
GB
- 4.5
ATL
- 4.5
NE
- 15.5
KC
- 2.5
DAL
- 4
----6275%12612650%
Jarrett BellUSA TodayOAK
+ 4
SEA
- 8
MIA
+ 10
GB
- 4.5
ATL
- 5
NE
- 16
PIT
+ 1
GB
+ 4
----6275%11411549%
Craig MillerDallasMorningNewsHOU
- 3.5
DET
+ 8
PIT
- 10
GB
- 4.5
SEA
+ 5
NE
- 15
KC
- 1
GB
+ 4.5
----5362%12412749%
Road TeamsPickwatchOAK
+ 3.5
DET
+ 8
MIA
+ 10
NYG
+ 4.5
SEA
+ 4.5
HOU
+ 15.5
PIT
+ 2.5
GB
+ 4
----2625%11912249%
Eric EagerProFootballFocusOAK
+ 3.5
DET
+ 8
--GB
- 4.5
SEA
+ 5
NE
- 16
KC
- 1.5
GB
+ 4.5
----3442%11311649%
FiveThirtyEightFiveThirtyEightOAK
+ 3.5
DET
+ 8
MIA
+ 10
--SEA
+ 4.5
HOU
+ 15.5
KC
- 2.5
GB
+ 4
GB
+ 4
--1614%11912349%
Kimberley A. MartinNewsdayHOU
- 3.5
SEA
- 8
PIT
- 10
GB
- 4.5
SEA
+ 4.5
NE
- 15.5
PIT
+ 2.5
GB
+ 4
----7187%12312849%
Neil GreenbergTheWashingtonPostHOU
- 3.5
SEA
- 8
MIA
+ 10
NYG
+ 4.5
ATL
- 4.5
NE
- 15.5
PIT
+ 1.5
GB
+ 4.5
----6275%11812348%
Ben VolinBoston GlobeHOU
- 3.5
DET
+ 8
MIA
+ 10
GB
- 4.5
ATL
- 5
NE
- 15
KC
- 1.5
GB
+ 4.5
----5362%12313048%
John BreechCBSHOU
- 3.5
SEA
- 8
MIA
+ 10
NYG
+ 4.5
ATL
- 4.5
NE
- 15.5
PIT
+ 2.5
DAL
- 4
GB
+ 4
PIT
+ 6
5362%12313248%
Mario MergolaSporfolioHOU
- 3.5
DET
+ 8
MIA
+ 10
GB
- 4.5
SEA
+ 5
HOU
+ 15.5
KC
- 1.5
GB
+ 4.5
----3537%11312347%
Pete PriscoCBSHOU
- 3.5
DET
+ 8
PIT
- 10
NYG
+ 4.5
ATL
- 4.5
HOU
+ 15.5
PIT
+ 2.5
GB
+ 4
ATL
- 4
NE
- 6
5362%12213447%
Mike ClayESPNOAK
+ 3.5
DET
+ 8
MIA
+ 10
NYG
+ 5
ATL
- 5
HOU
+ 15.5
PIT
+ 1
GB
+ 5
----3537%12013247%
Newy ScruggsDallasMorningNewsHOU
- 3.5
DET
+ 8
PIT
- 10
NYG
+ 4.5
SEA
+ 5
NE
- 15
KC
- 1
DAL
- 4.5
----3537%11913247%
Case KeeferLasVegasSunOAK
+ 4
SEA
- 8
PIT
- 10
NYG
+ 5.5
SEA
+ 5
HOU
+ 17
KC
- 1.5
GB
+ 4.5
----3537%12113547%
Nora PrinciottiBoston GlobeHOU
- 3.5
SEA
- 8
MIA
+ 10
NYG
+ 4.5
ATL
- 5
NE
- 15
KC
- 1.5
GB
+ 4.5
----5362%11212547%
Jim McBrideBoston GlobeHOU
- 3.5
DET
+ 8
MIA
+ 10
NYG
+ 4.5
SEA
+ 5
NE
- 15
PIT
+ 1.5
GB
+ 4.5
----4450%11813446%
Best Defense (PPG)PickwatchHOU
- 3.5
SEA
- 8
PIT
- 10
NYG
+ 4.5
SEA
+ 4.5
NE
- 15.5
KC
- 2.5
DAL
- 4
----4450%11513546%
Tim CowlishawDallasMorningNewsOAK
+ 3.5
DET
+ 8
MIA
+ 10
NYG
+ 4.5
SEA
+ 5
NE
- 15
KC
- 1
DAL
- 4.5
----1712%10614542%