WILD CARD NFL AGAINST THE SPREAD EXPERT PICKS: Lions @ Cowboys

Pickwatch is about more than just listing picks – in our weekly matchup breakdowns we rank experts by their against the spread accuracy, highlight those who pick just these two teams best, and show you how hard it has been on average to predict them at home and on the road.

KEY:
Overall: The expert’s overall correct pick %  picking this team’s games vs the closing spread
Home: The expert’s correct pick % picking only this team’s home games vs the closing spread
Road: The expert’s correct pick % picking only this team’s road games vs the closing spread
GREENThe expert(s) with the best combined correct pick percentage when picking the road team on the road, and the home team at home

Expert ATS Standings for 2014 with all weekly data and last 5 weeks score

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Matchup Guides:

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Detroit Lions  DET @ Dallas Cowboys  DAL
Rank Expert Affiliation Overall Home Road Pick Rank Expert Affiliation Overall Home Road Pick
1 Sean Leahy Boston Globe 70% 40% 100% 1 Tim Cowlishaw DallasNews.com 69% 88% 50% DAL
2 Dave Tuley ESPN 42% 17% 67% DET 2 Shalise Young Boston Globe 69% 75% 63% DET
3 Rick Gosselin DallasNews.com 50% 38% 63% DET 3 Sean Leahy Boston Globe 53% 67% 40%
4 Tim Cowlishaw DallasNews.com 50% 38% 63% DAL 4 John Boell Newsday 75% 63% 88% DAL
5 Shalise Young Boston Globe 56% 63% 50% DET 5 David Moore DallasNews.com 69% 63% 75% DAL
6 Kevin Sherrington DallasNews.com 56% 63% 50% DAL 6 Rick Gosselin DallasNews.com 63% 63% 63% DET
7 FiveThirtyEight FiveThirtyEight 56% 63% 50% DET 7 Bob Glauber Newsday 61% 63% 60% DAL
8 Numberfire Numberfire 56% 63% 50% DAL 8 Sam Farmer LA Times 56% 63% 50% DET
9 Vic Tafur SFGate 50% 50% 50% DET 9 Vic Tafur SFGate 46% 63% 29% DET
10 Kimberley A Martin Newsday 44% 38% 50% DAL 10 Kimberley A Martin Newsday 41% 63% 20% DAL
11 Michael Whitmer Boston Globe 38% 25% 50% DET 11 Dave Tuley ESPN 75% 50% 100% DET
12 Dana Larson DallasNews.com 38% 25% 50% DAL 12 Christopher Gasper Boston Globe 63% 50% 75% DAL
13 Ben Volin Boston Globe 56% 75% 38% DET 13 Michael Whitmer Boston Globe 63% 50% 75% DET
14 Teamrankings Teamrankings 56% 75% 38% DAL 14 Jason La Canfora CBS 63% 50% 75% DAL
15 Dave Richard CBS 44% 50% 38% DAL 15 Ryan Wilson CBS 56% 50% 63% DAL
16 Jamey Eisenberg CBS 44% 50% 38% DAL 16 Neil Greenberg Washington Post 56% 50% 63% DAL
17 Craig Miller DallasNews.com 44% 50% 38% DET 17 Mario Mergola XNSports/AOL 56% 50% 63% DET
18 Mario Mergola XNSports/AOL 44% 50% 38% DET 18 Consensus Pick Pickwatch 56% 50% 63% DAL
19 Christopher Gasper Boston Globe 38% 38% 38% DAL 19 Dave Richard CBS 50% 50% 50% DAL
20 Ryan Wilson CBS 38% 38% 38% DAL 20 Kevin Sherrington DallasNews.com 50% 50% 50% DAL
21 Sam Farmer LA Times 38% 38% 38% DET 21 Rainer Sabin DallasNews.com 50% 50% 50% DET
22 John Boell Newsday 38% 38% 38% DAL 22 Chase Keefer Las Vegas Sun 50% 50% 50% DET
23 Neil Greenberg Washington Post 38% 38% 38% DAL 23 Tom Rock Newsday 45% 50% 40% DAL
24 Pete Prisco CBS 31% 25% 38% DAL 24 Jim McBride Boston Globe 44% 50% 38% DET
25 Brandon George DallasNews.com 31% 25% 38% DET 25 Brandon George DallasNews.com 44% 50% 38% DET
26 Bill Simmons Grantland 31% 25% 38% DAL 26 Numberfire Numberfire 44% 50% 38% DAL
27 Josh Katzowitz CBS 25% 13% 38% DAL 27 Walterfootball Walterfootball 38% 50% 25% DET
28 Bob Glauber Newsday 35% 38% 33% DAL 28 Frank Schwab Yahoo 32% 50% 14% DET
29 Jason La Canfora CBS 38% 50% 25% DAL 29 Will Brinson CBS 31% 50% 13% DAL
30 Newy Scruggs DallasNews.com 38% 50% 25% DAL 30 Bill Simmons Grantland 31% 50% 13% DAL
31 Rainer Sabin DallasNews.com 38% 50% 25% DET 31 Newy Scruggs DallasNews.com 63% 38% 88% DAL
32 Walterfootball Walterfootball 38% 50% 25% DET 32 Josh Katzowitz CBS 56% 38% 75% DAL
33 Frank Schwab Yahoo 38% 50% 25% DET 33 Pete Prisco CBS 56% 38% 75% DAL
34 Consensus Pick Pickwatch 38% 50% 25% DAL 34 Jamey Eisenberg CBS 50% 38% 63% DAL
35 Jim McBride Boston Globe 31% 38% 25% DET 35 Teamrankings Teamrankings 47% 38% 57% DAL
36 John Breech CBS 31% 38% 25% DAL 36 Ben Volin Boston Globe 44% 38% 50% DET
37 Will Brinson CBS 31% 38% 25% DAL 37 John Breech CBS 38% 38% 38% DAL
38 David Moore DallasNews.com 31% 38% 25% DAL 38 FiveThirtyEight FiveThirtyEight 38% 38% 38% DET
39 Chase Keefer Las Vegas Sun 31% 38% 25% DET 39 Pickwatch Pickwatch 42% 33% 50% DET
40 Pickwatch Pickwatch 42% 67% 17% DET 40 Dana Larson DallasNews.com 50% 25% 75% DAL
41 Tom Rock Newsday 40% 63% 17% DAL 41 Craig Miller DallasNews.com 31% 25% 38% DET
Average Home Road Average Home Road
41% 44% 39% 51% 50% 53%

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