Week 14 NFL Against the Spread Matchup: Indianapolis Colts @ Cleveland Browns


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: FirstEnergy Stadium, OH
TV: CBS
Line:IND -3.5
Browns Home vs Spread: 3-2-1
Colts Road vs Spread: 4-1

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

Indianapolis Colts  IND @ Cleveland Browns  CLE
Rank Expert Affiliation Overall Home Road Pick Rank Expert Affiliation Overall Home Road Pick
1 Christopher Gasper Boston Globe 82% 83% 80% CLE 1 Vic Tafur SFGate 70% 80% 60% IND
2 Ryan Wilson CBS 82% 83% 80% IND 2 Rick Gosselin DallasNews.com 60% 80% 40% IND
3 Rainer Sabin DallasNews.com 82% 83% 80% IND 3 Chase Keefer Las Vegas Sun 80% 60% 100% IND
4 Sean Leahy Boston Globe 73% 67% 80% 4 Jim McBride Boston Globe 70% 60% 80% CLE
5 Jason La Canfora CBS 65% 50% 80% IND 5 Dana Larson DallasNews.com 70% 60% 80% IND
6 Brandon George DallasNews.com 65% 50% 80% IND 6 Bill Simmons Grantland 70% 60% 80% CLE
7 Frank Schwab Yahoo 57% 33% 80% CLE 7 Neil Greenberg Washington Post 70% 60% 80% IND
8 Kimberley A Martin Newsday 78% 80% 75% IND 8 Ben Volin Boston Globe 60% 60% 60% CLE
9 Bob Glauber Newsday 68% 60% 75% IND 9 Michael Whitmer Boston Globe 60% 60% 60% CLE
10 Tom Rock Newsday 68% 60% 75% IND 10 Jason La Canfora CBS 60% 60% 60% IND
11 Pickwatch Pickwatch 71% 75% 67% IND 11 David Moore DallasNews.com 60% 60% 60% IND
12 Jim McBride Boston Globe 72% 83% 60% CLE 12 Numberfire Numberfire 70% 40% 100% IND
13 Craig Miller DallasNews.com 72% 83% 60% IND 13 Will Brinson CBS 60% 40% 80% CLE
14 FiveThirtyEight FiveThirtyEight 72% 83% 60% IND 14 Walterfootball Walterfootball 60% 40% 80% IND
15 John Boell Newsday 72% 83% 60% IND 15 Kimberley A Martin Newsday 53% 40% 67% IND
16 Neil Greenberg Washington Post 72% 83% 60% IND 16 Sean Leahy Boston Globe 50% 40% 60%
17 Consensus Pick Pickwatch 72% 83% 60% IND 17 Shalise Young Boston Globe 50% 40% 60% IND
18 Shalise Young Boston Globe 63% 67% 60% IND 18 Newy Scruggs DallasNews.com 50% 40% 60% IND
19 Newy Scruggs DallasNews.com 63% 67% 60% IND 19 Tim Cowlishaw DallasNews.com 50% 40% 60% CLE
20 Vic Tafur SFGate 63% 67% 60% IND 20 Sam Farmer LA Times 50% 40% 60% IND
21 John Breech CBS 55% 50% 60% IND 21 Teamrankings Teamrankings 40% 40% 40% CLE
22 Rick Gosselin DallasNews.com 55% 50% 60% IND 22 Kevin Sherrington DallasNews.com 30% 40% 20% IND
23 Sam Farmer LA Times 55% 50% 60% IND 23 Dave Tuley ESPN 67% 33% 100% CLE
24 Walterfootball Walterfootball 55% 50% 60% IND 24 Pickwatch Pickwatch 46% 25% 67% IND
25 Pete Prisco CBS 47% 33% 60% IND 25 Bob Glauber Newsday 60% 20% 100% IND
26 Kevin Sherrington DallasNews.com 62% 83% 40% IND 26 Mario Mergola XNSports/AOL 50% 20% 80% CLE
27 Michael Whitmer Boston Globe 53% 67% 40% CLE 27 Frank Schwab Yahoo 50% 20% 80% CLE
28 Will Brinson CBS 53% 67% 40% CLE 28 Jamey Eisenberg CBS 40% 20% 60% IND
29 Tim Cowlishaw DallasNews.com 53% 67% 40% CLE 29 Pete Prisco CBS 40% 20% 60% IND
30 Jamey Eisenberg CBS 45% 50% 40% IND 30 Craig Miller DallasNews.com 40% 20% 60% IND
31 Josh Katzowitz CBS 45% 50% 40% IND 31 John Boell Newsday 40% 20% 60% IND
32 David Moore DallasNews.com 45% 50% 40% IND 32 Dave Richard CBS 30% 20% 40% CLE
33 Dave Richard CBS 37% 33% 40% CLE 33 FiveThirtyEight FiveThirtyEight 30% 20% 40% IND
34 Mario Mergola XNSports/AOL 37% 33% 40% CLE 34 Tom Rock Newsday 27% 20% 33% IND
35 Chase Keefer Las Vegas Sun 28% 17% 40% IND 35 Brandon George DallasNews.com 20% 20% 20% IND
36 Bill Simmons Grantland 54% 83% 25% CLE 36 Rainer Sabin DallasNews.com 20% 20% 20% IND
37 Dana Larson DallasNews.com 52% 83% 20% IND 37 Christopher Gasper Boston Globe 40% 0% 80% CLE
38 Ben Volin Boston Globe 43% 67% 20% CLE 38 Consensus Pick Pickwatch 40% 0% 80% IND
39 Numberfire Numberfire 43% 67% 20% IND 39 Josh Katzowitz CBS 30% 0% 60% IND
40 Teamrankings Teamrankings 18% 17% 20% CLE 40 John Breech CBS 20% 0% 40% IND
41 Dave Tuley ESPN 17% 33% 0% CLE 41 Ryan Wilson CBS 20% 0% 40% IND
Average Home Road Average Home Road
58% 62% 54% 49% 35% 63%

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