Week 15 NFL Against the Spread Expert Picks: Tampa Bay Buccaneers @ Carolina Panthers

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: Bank of America Stadium, Charlotte
TV: FOX
Line: CAR -3
Panthers Home vs Spread: 4-2 (Streak W1)
Bucs Road vs Spread: 4-3 (Streak L2)

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

Tampa Bay Buccaneers  TB @ Carolina Panthers  CAR
Rank Expert Affiliation Overall Home Road Pick Rank Expert Affiliation Overall Home Road Pick
1 Dave Tuley ESPN 50% 0% 100% 1 Chase Keefer Las Vegas Sun 86% 100% 71% TB
2 Neil Greenberg Washington Post 68% 50% 86% CAR 2 Frank Schwab Yahoo 70% 83% 57% TB
3 David Moore DallasNews.com 51% 17% 86% CAR 3 Numberfire Numberfire 69% 67% 71% CAR
4 Pickwatch Pickwatch 65% 50% 80% TB 4 Newy Scruggs DallasNews.com 55% 67% 43% CAR
5 Teamrankings Teamrankings 77% 83% 71% TB 5 Rick Gosselin DallasNews.com 55% 67% 43% TB
6 Chase Keefer Las Vegas Sun 69% 67% 71% TB 6 Christopher Gasper Boston Globe 48% 67% 29% TB
7 Vic Tafur SFGate 69% 67% 71% CAR 7 Vic Tafur SFGate 48% 67% 29% CAR
8 Dave Richard CBS 61% 50% 71% CAR 8 Neil Greenberg Washington Post 68% 50% 86% CAR
9 Frank Schwab Yahoo 52% 33% 71% TB 9 Kevin Sherrington DallasNews.com 61% 50% 71% TB
10 Shalise Young Boston Globe 44% 17% 71% TB 10 FiveThirtyEight FiveThirtyEight 61% 50% 71% CAR
11 Christopher Gasper Boston Globe 62% 67% 57% TB 11 Michael Whitmer Boston Globe 54% 50% 57% TB
12 Walterfootball Walterfootball 62% 67% 57% CAR 12 Jason La Canfora CBS 54% 50% 57% CAR
13 John Boell Newsday 54% 50% 57% CAR 13 Josh Katzowitz CBS 54% 50% 57% TB
14 Mario Mergola XNSports/AOL 54% 50% 57% CAR 14 Bob Glauber Newsday 54% 50% 57% CAR
15 Consensus Pick Pickwatch 54% 50% 57% CAR 15 Pete Prisco CBS 46% 50% 43% TB
16 Kevin Sherrington DallasNews.com 45% 33% 57% TB 16 Brandon George DallasNews.com 46% 50% 43% TB
17 Rainer Sabin DallasNews.com 45% 33% 57% CAR 17 Tim Cowlishaw DallasNews.com 46% 50% 43% TB
18 Sam Farmer LA Times 45% 33% 57% TB 18 Mario Mergola XNSports/AOL 46% 50% 43% CAR
19 Jim McBride Boston Globe 37% 17% 57% CAR 19 Sean Leahy Boston Globe 45% 50% 40%
20 Michael Whitmer Boston Globe 37% 17% 57% TB 20 Dave Richard CBS 52% 33% 71% CAR
21 Pete Prisco CBS 37% 17% 57% TB 21 Craig Miller DallasNews.com 52% 33% 71% TB
22 Will Brinson CBS 37% 17% 57% CAR 22 Dana Larson DallasNews.com 52% 33% 71% TB
23 Brandon George DallasNews.com 37% 17% 57% TB 23 Rainer Sabin DallasNews.com 52% 33% 71% CAR
24 Rick Gosselin DallasNews.com 63% 83% 43% TB 24 Sam Farmer LA Times 52% 33% 71% TB
25 Josh Katzowitz CBS 55% 67% 43% TB 25 Shalise Young Boston Globe 45% 33% 57% TB
26 Dana Larson DallasNews.com 55% 67% 43% TB 26 Ryan Wilson CBS 45% 33% 57% TB
27 Tim Cowlishaw DallasNews.com 55% 67% 43% TB 27 David Moore DallasNews.com 38% 33% 43% CAR
28 John Breech CBS 46% 50% 43% CAR 28 John Boell Newsday 38% 33% 43% CAR
29 Craig Miller DallasNews.com 46% 50% 43% TB 29 Jamey Eisenberg CBS 31% 33% 29% CAR
30 FiveThirtyEight FiveThirtyEight 41% 40% 43% CAR 30 Will Brinson CBS 31% 33% 29% CAR
31 Ben Volin Boston Globe 38% 33% 43% TB 31 Walterfootball Walterfootball 31% 33% 29% CAR
32 Newy Scruggs DallasNews.com 38% 33% 43% CAR 32 Ben Volin Boston Globe 37% 17% 57% TB
33 Ryan Wilson CBS 30% 17% 43% TB 33 Bill Simmons Grantland 37% 17% 57% TB
34 Bill Simmons Grantland 30% 17% 43% TB 34 Kimberley A Martin Newsday 37% 17% 57% CAR
35 Tom Rock Newsday 45% 50% 40% CAR 35 Consensus Pick Pickwatch 33% 17% 50% CAR
36 Jamey Eisenberg CBS 48% 67% 29% CAR 36 John Breech CBS 30% 17% 43% CAR
37 Jason La Canfora CBS 39% 50% 29% CAR 37 Teamrankings Teamrankings 30% 17% 43% TB
38 Bob Glauber Newsday 27% 33% 20% CAR 38 Pickwatch Pickwatch 28% 17% 40% TB
39 Kimberley A Martin Newsday 27% 33% 20% CAR 39 Dave Tuley ESPN 21% 17% 25%
40 Sean Leahy Boston Globe 28% 40% 17% 40 Tom Rock Newsday 14% 0% 29% CAR
41 Numberfire Numberfire 33% 67% 0% CAR 41 Jim McBride Boston Globe 7% 0% 14% CAR
Average Home Road Average Home Road
48% 43% 52% 45% 40% 50%

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