Week 14 NFL Against the Spread Matchup: Houston Texans @ Jacksonville Jaguars

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 1pm
Venue: EverBank Field, FL
TV: CBS
Line: HOU -6
Jaguars Home vs Spread: 2-4
Texans Road vs Spread: 4-2

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

Houston Texans  HOU @ Jacksonville Jaguars  JAX
Rank Expert Affiliation Overall Home Road Pick Rank Expert Affiliation Overall Home Road Pick
1 Kimberley A Martin Newsday 79% 75% 83% HOU 1 Rainer Sabin DallasNews.com 82% 83% 80% HOU
2 Jason La Canfora CBS 75% 67% 83% HOU 2 Christopher Gasper Boston Globe 72% 83% 60% HOU
3 Chase Keefer Las Vegas Sun 75% 67% 83% HOU 3 David Moore DallasNews.com 72% 83% 60% HOU
4 Bob Glauber Newsday 83% 100% 67% HOU 4 Sean Leahy Boston Globe 50% 80% 20%
5 Kevin Sherrington DallasNews.com 75% 83% 67% HOU 5 Frank Schwab Yahoo 50% 80% 20% HOU
6 Tim Cowlishaw DallasNews.com 75% 83% 67% HOU 6 Vic Tafur SFGate 40% 80% 0% JAX
7 Neil Greenberg Washington Post 67% 67% 67% HOU 7 Craig Miller DallasNews.com 83% 67% 100% HOU
8 Will Brinson CBS 58% 50% 67% JAX 8 Jim McBride Boston Globe 73% 67% 80% HOU
9 Dave Tuley ESPN 58% 50% 67% JAX 9 Jason La Canfora CBS 73% 67% 80% HOU
10 Michael Whitmer Boston Globe 50% 33% 67% HOU 10 Pete Prisco CBS 73% 67% 80% JAX
11 Shalise Young Boston Globe 67% 83% 50% HOU 11 FiveThirtyEight FiveThirtyEight 73% 67% 80% HOU
12 John Breech CBS 67% 83% 50% HOU 12 Consensus Pick Pickwatch 73% 67% 80% HOU
13 Josh Katzowitz CBS 67% 83% 50% HOU 13 Bob Glauber Newsday 71% 67% 75% HOU
14 Sean Leahy Boston Globe 65% 80% 50% 14 John Breech CBS 63% 67% 60% HOU
15 Jamey Eisenberg CBS 58% 67% 50% HOU 15 Kevin Sherrington DallasNews.com 63% 67% 60% HOU
16 Brandon George DallasNews.com 58% 67% 50% HOU 16 Tim Cowlishaw DallasNews.com 63% 67% 60% HOU
17 Craig Miller DallasNews.com 58% 67% 50% HOU 17 John Boell Newsday 63% 67% 60% HOU
18 David Moore DallasNews.com 58% 67% 50% HOU 18 Ben Volin Boston Globe 53% 67% 40% JAX
19 Newy Scruggs DallasNews.com 58% 67% 50% HOU 19 Walterfootball Walterfootball 53% 67% 40% HOU
20 Bill Simmons Grantland 58% 67% 50% HOU 20 Neil Greenberg Washington Post 53% 67% 40% HOU
21 Dana Larson DallasNews.com 50% 50% 50% JAX 21 Chase Keefer Las Vegas Sun 43% 67% 20% HOU
22 Vic Tafur SFGate 50% 50% 50% JAX 22 Sam Farmer LA Times 70% 60% 80% HOU
23 Mario Mergola XNSports/AOL 50% 50% 50% JAX 23 Teamrankings Teamrankings 50% 60% 40% JAX
24 Walterfootball Walterfootball 42% 33% 50% HOU 24 Dana Larson DallasNews.com 65% 50% 80% JAX
25 FiveThirtyEight FiveThirtyEight 67% 100% 33% HOU 25 Numberfire Numberfire 65% 50% 80% HOU
26 Sam Farmer LA Times 58% 83% 33% HOU 26 Tom Rock Newsday 63% 50% 75% HOU
27 Pete Prisco CBS 50% 67% 33% JAX 27 Mario Mergola XNSports/AOL 55% 50% 60% JAX
28 Teamrankings Teamrankings 50% 67% 33% JAX 28 Kimberley A Martin Newsday 50% 50% 50% HOU
29 Ben Volin Boston Globe 42% 50% 33% JAX 29 Bill Simmons Grantland 45% 50% 40% HOU
30 Christopher Gasper Boston Globe 42% 50% 33% HOU 30 Michael Whitmer Boston Globe 35% 50% 20% HOU
31 Ryan Wilson CBS 42% 50% 33% HOU 31 Will Brinson CBS 35% 50% 20% JAX
32 Tom Rock Newsday 42% 50% 33% HOU 32 Brandon George DallasNews.com 25% 50% 0% HOU
33 Frank Schwab Yahoo 42% 50% 33% HOU 33 Pickwatch Pickwatch 45% 40% 50% HOU
34 Numberfire Numberfire 33% 33% 33% HOU 34 Ryan Wilson CBS 57% 33% 80% HOU
35 Rick Gosselin DallasNews.com 25% 17% 33% HOU 35 Dave Richard CBS 47% 33% 60% JAX
36 Jim McBride Boston Globe 42% 67% 17% HOU 36 Josh Katzowitz CBS 47% 33% 60% HOU
37 Dave Richard CBS 42% 67% 17% JAX 37 Rick Gosselin DallasNews.com 37% 33% 40% HOU
38 Rainer Sabin DallasNews.com 42% 67% 17% HOU 38 Newy Scruggs DallasNews.com 27% 33% 20% HOU
39 John Boell Newsday 25% 33% 17% HOU 39 Shalise Young Boston Globe 17% 33% 0% HOU
40 Pickwatch Pickwatch 38% 75% 0% HOU 40 Dave Tuley ESPN 13% 25% 0% JAX
41 Consensus Pick Pickwatch 8% 17% 0% HOU 41 Jamey Eisenberg CBS 28% 17% 40% HOU
Average Home Road Average Home Road
53% 62% 45% 54% 57% 51%

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