Week 13 ATS Matchup: Denver Broncos @ Kansas City Chiefs


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.

Kick off: Sunday, 8:30pm
Venue: Arrowhead Stadium, MO
TV: NBC
Line: DEN -1.5

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
GREEN: The expert with the best combined correct pick percentage(s) when picking the road team on the road, and the home team at home

Denver Broncos  DEN @ Kansas City Chiefs  KC
Rank Expert Affiliation Overall Home Road Pick Rank Expert Affiliation Overall Home Road Pick
1 Kimberley A Martin Newsday 75% 50% 100% DEN 1 John Breech CBS 92% 100% 83% DEN
2 Sean Leahy Boston Globe 73% 67% 80% 2 Mario Mergola XNSports/AOL 92% 100% 83% KC
3 Jamey Eisenberg CBS 65% 50% 80% DEN 3 Ben Volin Boston Globe 83% 100% 67% DEN
4 Rainer Sabin DallasNews.com 65% 50% 80% DEN 4 Numberfire Numberfire 83% 100% 67% DEN
5 Tim Cowlishaw DallasNews.com 65% 50% 80% KC 5 Tim Cowlishaw DallasNews.com 82% 80% 83% KC
6 FiveThirtyEight FiveThirtyEight 65% 50% 80% DEN 6 Bob Glauber Newsday 80% 80% 80% KC
7 Tom Rock Newsday 65% 50% 80% DEN 7 Consensus Pick Pickwatch 73% 80% 67% DEN
8 Walterfootball Walterfootball 65% 50% 80% KC 8 Dana Larson DallasNews.com 57% 80% 33% DEN
9 David Moore DallasNews.com 57% 33% 80% DEN 9 Newy Scruggs DallasNews.com 57% 80% 33% DEN
10 Ryan Wilson CBS 48% 17% 80% DEN 10 Pete Prisco CBS 48% 80% 17% DEN
11 Craig Miller DallasNews.com 48% 17% 80% DEN 11 Jim McBride Boston Globe 63% 60% 67% KC
12 Consensus Pick Pickwatch 48% 17% 80% DEN 12 Josh Katzowitz CBS 63% 60% 67% DEN
13 Mario Mergola XNSports/AOL 72% 83% 60% KC 13 Rick Gosselin DallasNews.com 63% 60% 67% KC
14 Jim McBride Boston Globe 63% 67% 60% KC 14 Bill Simmons Grantland 63% 60% 67% KC
15 Bill Simmons Grantland 63% 67% 60% KC 15 Walterfootball Walterfootball 63% 60% 67% KC
16 Christopher Gasper Boston Globe 55% 50% 60% DEN 16 Vic Tafur SFGate 60% 60% 60% KC
17 Rick Gosselin DallasNews.com 55% 50% 60% KC 17 Dave Richard CBS 55% 60% 50% DEN
18 Numberfire Numberfire 55% 50% 60% DEN 18 Jamey Eisenberg CBS 55% 60% 50% DEN
19 Vic Tafur SFGate 55% 50% 60% KC 19 Neil Greenberg Washington Post 55% 60% 50% KC
20 Teamrankings Teamrankings 55% 50% 60% KC 20 Sean Leahy Boston Globe 47% 60% 33%
21 Neil Greenberg Washington Post 55% 50% 60% KC 21 Will Brinson CBS 47% 60% 33% DEN
22 John Breech CBS 38% 17% 60% DEN 22 FiveThirtyEight FiveThirtyEight 42% 50% 33% DEN
23 Will Brinson CBS 38% 17% 60% DEN 23 Craig Miller DallasNews.com 53% 40% 67% DEN
24 Bob Glauber Newsday 38% 17% 60% KC 24 David Moore DallasNews.com 53% 40% 67% DEN
25 Dana Larson DallasNews.com 30% 0% 60% DEN 25 Brandon George DallasNews.com 45% 40% 50% DEN
26 Jason La Canfora CBS 62% 83% 40% DEN 26 Rainer Sabin DallasNews.com 45% 40% 50% DEN
27 Chase Keefer Las Vegas Sun 53% 67% 40% DEN 27 Sam Farmer LA Times 45% 40% 50% KC
28 Dave Richard CBS 45% 50% 40% DEN 28 Shalise Young Boston Globe 37% 40% 33% DEN
29 Pete Prisco CBS 45% 50% 40% DEN 29 Ryan Wilson CBS 37% 40% 33% DEN
30 Kevin Sherrington DallasNews.com 45% 50% 40% DEN 30 Teamrankings Teamrankings 37% 40% 33% KC
31 Michael Whitmer Boston Globe 37% 33% 40% KC 31 Frank Schwab Yahoo 37% 40% 33% DEN
32 Shalise Young Boston Globe 37% 33% 40% DEN 32 Tom Rock Newsday 30% 40% 20% DEN
33 Josh Katzowitz CBS 37% 33% 40% DEN 33 Jason La Canfora CBS 28% 40% 17% DEN
34 Sam Farmer LA Times 37% 33% 40% KC 34 Pickwatch Pickwatch 29% 33% 25% KC
35 Pickwatch Pickwatch 37% 33% 40% KC 35 Dave Tuley ESPN 63% 25% 100%
36 Newy Scruggs DallasNews.com 28% 17% 40% DEN 36 John Boell Newsday 52% 20% 83% DEN
37 Dave Tuley ESPN 28% 17% 40% 37 Christopher Gasper Boston Globe 43% 20% 67% DEN
38 Brandon George DallasNews.com 20% 0% 40% DEN 38 Kevin Sherrington DallasNews.com 35% 20% 50% DEN
39 Frank Schwab Yahoo 43% 67% 20% DEN 39 Chase Keefer Las Vegas Sun 35% 20% 50% DEN
40 Ben Volin Boston Globe 35% 50% 20% DEN 40 Michael Whitmer Boston Globe 27% 20% 33% KC
41 John Boell Newsday 35% 50% 20% DEN 41 Kimberley A Martin Newsday 30% 0% 60% DEN
Average Home Road Average Home Road
48% 42% 55% 51% 51% 52%