Week 14 NFL Against the Spread Matchup: Kansas City Chiefs @ Arizona Cardinals


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 4.05pm
U of Phoenix Stadium, AZ
TV: CBS
Line: KC -1
Cardinals Home vs Spread: 5-1
Chiefs Road vs Spread: 3-3

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

Kansas City Chiefs  KC @ Arizona Cardinals  ARI
Rank Expert Affiliation Overall Home Road Pick Rank Expert Affiliation Overall Home Road Pick
1 Dave Tuley ESPN 63% 25% 100% ARI 1 Numberfire Numberfire 75% 100% 50% KC
2 John Breech CBS 92% 100% 83% KC 2 Jamey Eisenberg CBS 75% 83% 67% ARI
3 Mario Mergola XNSports/AOL 83% 83% 83% ARI 3 Pete Prisco CBS 75% 83% 67% ARI
4 Tim Cowlishaw DallasNews.com 75% 67% 83% ARI 4 FiveThirtyEight FiveThirtyEight 75% 83% 67% ARI
5 John Boell Newsday 58% 33% 83% ARI 5 Neil Greenberg Washington Post 75% 83% 67% KC
6 Bob Glauber Newsday 73% 67% 80% KC 6 Shalise Young Boston Globe 67% 83% 50% ARI
7 Ben Volin Boston Globe 83% 100% 67% KC 7 Will Brinson CBS 67% 83% 50% ARI
8 Numberfire Numberfire 83% 100% 67% KC 8 Rick Gosselin DallasNews.com 67% 83% 50% ARI
9 Consensus Pick Pickwatch 75% 83% 67% KC 9 Sean Leahy Boston Globe 73% 67% 80%
10 Josh Katzowitz CBS 67% 67% 67% KC 10 Craig Miller DallasNews.com 67% 67% 67% ARI
11 Jim McBride Boston Globe 58% 50% 67% KC 11 Bob Glauber Newsday 63% 67% 60% KC
12 Craig Miller DallasNews.com 58% 50% 67% ARI 12 Ben Volin Boston Globe 58% 67% 50% KC
13 David Moore DallasNews.com 58% 50% 67% KC 13 Bill Simmons Grantland 58% 67% 50% ARI
14 Rick Gosselin DallasNews.com 58% 50% 67% ARI 14 Consensus Pick Pickwatch 58% 67% 50% KC
15 Bill Simmons Grantland 58% 50% 67% ARI 15 Kimberley A Martin Newsday 53% 67% 40% KC
16 Walterfootball Walterfootball 58% 50% 67% ARI 16 Pickwatch Pickwatch 65% 50% 80% KC
17 Christopher Gasper Boston Globe 50% 33% 67% KC 17 Michael Whitmer Boston Globe 58% 50% 67% KC
18 Vic Tafur SFGate 55% 50% 60% KC 18 Newy Scruggs DallasNews.com 58% 50% 67% KC
19 Kimberley A Martin Newsday 38% 17% 60% KC 19 Walterfootball Walterfootball 58% 50% 67% ARI
20 Dave Richard CBS 58% 67% 50% KC 20 Frank Schwab Yahoo 58% 50% 67% ARI
21 Jamey Eisenberg CBS 58% 67% 50% ARI 21 Ryan Wilson CBS 50% 50% 50% ARI
22 Brandon George DallasNews.com 50% 50% 50% KC 22 Brandon George DallasNews.com 50% 50% 50% KC
23 Rainer Sabin DallasNews.com 50% 50% 50% KC 23 Dana Larson DallasNews.com 50% 50% 50% ARI
24 Neil Greenberg Washington Post 50% 50% 50% KC 24 Kevin Sherrington DallasNews.com 50% 50% 50% ARI
25 Kevin Sherrington DallasNews.com 42% 33% 50% ARI 25 Sam Farmer LA Times 50% 50% 50% ARI
26 Sam Farmer LA Times 42% 33% 50% ARI 26 Chase Keefer Las Vegas Sun 50% 50% 50% KC
27 Chase Keefer Las Vegas Sun 42% 33% 50% KC 27 Tom Rock Newsday 45% 50% 40% ARI
28 Dana Larson DallasNews.com 58% 83% 33% ARI 28 Jim McBride Boston Globe 58% 33% 83% KC
29 Newy Scruggs DallasNews.com 58% 83% 33% KC 29 Josh Katzowitz CBS 58% 33% 83% KC
30 Will Brinson CBS 50% 67% 33% ARI 30 David Moore DallasNews.com 58% 33% 83% KC
31 Sean Leahy Boston Globe 47% 60% 33% 31 Dave Richard CBS 50% 33% 67% KC
32 FiveThirtyEight FiveThirtyEight 47% 60% 33% ARI 32 Jason La Canfora CBS 50% 33% 67% KC
33 Shalise Young Boston Globe 42% 50% 33% ARI 33 Tim Cowlishaw DallasNews.com 50% 33% 67% ARI
34 Ryan Wilson CBS 42% 50% 33% ARI 34 John Boell Newsday 50% 33% 67% ARI
35 Frank Schwab Yahoo 42% 50% 33% ARI 35 Mario Mergola XNSports/AOL 50% 33% 67% ARI
36 Teamrankings Teamrankings 33% 33% 33% KC 36 Rainer Sabin DallasNews.com 42% 33% 50% KC
37 Michael Whitmer Boston Globe 25% 17% 33% KC 37 Christopher Gasper Boston Globe 33% 33% 33% KC
38 Pickwatch Pickwatch 25% 25% 25% KC 38 Teamrankings Teamrankings 33% 33% 33% KC
39 Tom Rock Newsday 35% 50% 20% ARI 39 Dave Tuley ESPN 17% 33% 0% ARI
40 Pete Prisco CBS 50% 83% 17% ARI 40 Vic Tafur SFGate 33% 17% 50% KC
41 Jason La Canfora CBS 33% 50% 17% KC 41 John Breech CBS 25% 0% 50% KC
Average Home Road Average Home Road
54% 55% 53% 54% 51% 56%