Week 16 NFL Against the Spread Expert Picks: Denver Broncos @ Cincinnati Bengals


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: Monday 8:30pm
Venue: Paul Brown Stadium, Cincinnati
TV: ESPN
Line: Denver -3
Cincinnati Home vs Spread: 3-4 (Streak L3)
Denver Road vs Spread: 3-3 (Streak W1)

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
NEW! Expert ATS Standings for 2014 with all weekly data and last 5 weeks score

NEW! Matchup Guides (Available Thursday for TNF, Sunday for all other matchups):
TEN @ JAX    PHI @ WAS    SD @ SF    MIN @ MIA    BAL @ HOU    DET @ CHI    CLE @ CAR    ATL @ NO
GB @ TB    KC @ PIT    NE @ NYJ    NYG @ STL    BUF @ OAK    IND @ DAL    SEA @ ARI    DEN @ CIN

 

Denver Broncos  DEN @ Cincinnati Bengals  CIN
Rank Expert Affiliation Overall Home Road Pick Rank Expert Affiliation Overall Home Road Pick
1 Kimberley A Martin Newsday 80% 60% 100% DEN 1 Newy Scruggs DallasNews.com 63% 83% 43% DEN
2 Tom Rock Newsday 72% 60% 83% DEN 2 Tim Cowlishaw DallasNews.com 63% 83% 43% CIN
3 Jamey Eisenberg CBS 70% 57% 83% DEN 3 Sam Farmer LA Times 76% 80% 71% DEN
4 Rainer Sabin DallasNews.com 63% 43% 83% DEN 4 Bob Glauber Newsday 65% 80% 50% CIN
5 FiveThirtyEight FiveThirtyEight 63% 43% 83% CIN 5 Pickwatch Pickwatch 71% 75% 67% DEN
6 Ryan Wilson CBS 56% 29% 83% DEN 6 Jim McBride Boston Globe 55% 67% 43%
7 David Moore DallasNews.com 56% 29% 83% CIN 7 Rick Gosselin DallasNews.com 55% 67% 43% CIN
8 Craig Miller DallasNews.com 49% 14% 83% DEN 8 Bill Simmons Grantland 55% 67% 43% DEN
9 Consensus Pick Pickwatch 49% 14% 83% DEN 9 Jason La Canfora CBS 40% 67% 14% DEN
10 Sean Leahy Boston Globe 69% 57% 80% 10 Dana Larson DallasNews.com 40% 67% 14% DEN
11 Numberfire Numberfire 62% 57% 67% CIN 11 Dave Tuley ESPN 65% 50% 80%
12 Christopher Gasper Boston Globe 55% 43% 67% DEN 12 Brandon George DallasNews.com 54% 50% 57% DEN
13 Tim Cowlishaw DallasNews.com 55% 43% 67% CIN 13 Craig Miller DallasNews.com 54% 50% 57% DEN
14 Walterfootball Walterfootball 55% 43% 67% DEN 14 Rainer Sabin DallasNews.com 54% 50% 57% DEN
15 John Breech CBS 48% 29% 67% CIN 15 FiveThirtyEight FiveThirtyEight 54% 50% 57% CIN
16 Will Brinson CBS 48% 29% 67% DEN 16 John Boell Newsday 54% 50% 57% CIN
17 Dana Larson DallasNews.com 40% 14% 67% DEN 17 Mario Mergola XNSports/AOL 54% 50% 57% CIN
18 Jason La Canfora CBS 68% 86% 50% DEN 18 Shalise Young Boston Globe 46% 50% 43% DEN
19 Bill Simmons Grantland 61% 71% 50% DEN 19 Dave Richard CBS 46% 50% 43% DEN
20 Chase Keefer Las Vegas Sun 61% 71% 50% DEN 20 John Breech CBS 46% 50% 43% CIN
21 Mario Mergola XNSports/AOL 61% 71% 50% CIN 21 Chase Keefer Las Vegas Sun 46% 50% 43% DEN
22 Vic Tafur SFGate 58% 67% 50% CIN 22 Will Brinson CBS 39% 50% 29% DEN
23 Jim McBride Boston Globe 54% 57% 50% 23 Kevin Sherrington DallasNews.com 39% 50% 29% DEN
24 Rick Gosselin DallasNews.com 54% 57% 50% CIN 24 Vic Tafur SFGate 41% 40% 43% CIN
25 Teamrankings Teamrankings 54% 57% 50% CIN 25 Sean Leahy Boston Globe 30% 40% 20%
26 Neil Greenberg Washington Post 54% 57% 50% DEN 26 Frank Schwab Yahoo 60% 33% 86% DEN
27 Shalise Young Boston Globe 46% 43% 50% DEN 27 Christopher Gasper Boston Globe 52% 33% 71% DEN
28 Dave Richard CBS 46% 43% 50% DEN 28 Josh Katzowitz CBS 52% 33% 71% DEN
29 Josh Katzowitz CBS 46% 43% 50% DEN 29 David Moore DallasNews.com 52% 33% 71% CIN
30 Pete Prisco CBS 46% 43% 50% CIN 30 Ben Volin Boston Globe 45% 33% 57%
31 Kevin Sherrington DallasNews.com 46% 43% 50% DEN 31 Pete Prisco CBS 45% 33% 57% CIN
32 Dave Tuley ESPN 42% 33% 50% 32 Ryan Wilson CBS 45% 33% 57% DEN
33 Bob Glauber Newsday 35% 20% 50% CIN 33 Numberfire Numberfire 45% 33% 57% CIN
34 Brandon George DallasNews.com 32% 14% 50% DEN 34 Michael Whitmer Boston Globe 38% 33% 43% CIN
35 Newy Scruggs DallasNews.com 32% 14% 50% DEN 35 Consensus Pick Pickwatch 38% 33% 43% DEN
36 Pickwatch Pickwatch 50% 60% 40% DEN 36 Walterfootball Walterfootball 31% 33% 29% DEN
37 Frank Schwab Yahoo 52% 71% 33% DEN 37 Neil Greenberg Washington Post 24% 33% 14% DEN
38 John Boell Newsday 42% 50% 33% CIN 38 Kimberley A Martin Newsday 35% 20% 50% DEN
39 Ben Volin Boston Globe 38% 43% 33% 39 Tom Rock Newsday 35% 20% 50% DEN
40 Michael Whitmer Boston Globe 31% 29% 33% CIN 40 Teamrankings Teamrankings 44% 17% 71% CIN
41 Sam Farmer LA Times 31% 29% 33% DEN 41 Jamey Eisenberg CBS 30% 17% 43% DEN
Average Home Road Average Home Road
52% 45% 59% 48% 47% 49%