Week 16 NFL Against the Spread Expert Picks: Philadelphia Eagles @ Washington Redskins


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: Saturday 4:30pm
Venue: FedEx Field, Washington
TV: NFL Network 
Line: PHI -7.5
Redskins Home vs Spread: 2-4 (Streak L4)
Eagles Road vs Spread: 3-3 (Streak W1)

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

 

Philadelphia Eagles  PHI @ Washington Redskins  WAS
Rank Expert Affiliation Overall Home Road Pick Rank Expert Affiliation Overall Home Road Pick
1 Chase Keefer Las Vegas Sun 79% 75% 83% WAS 1 Pickwatch Pickwatch 83% 100% 67% WAS
2 Tim Cowlishaw DallasNews.com 73% 63% 83% WAS 2 Neil Greenberg Washington Post 73% 83% 63% PHI
3 Kevin Sherrington DallasNews.com 67% 50% 83% PHI 3 John Boell Newsday 67% 83% 50% PHI
4 Will Brinson CBS 60% 38% 83% WAS 4 Walterfootball Walterfootball 67% 83% 50% PHI
5 Pickwatch Pickwatch 63% 50% 75% WAS 5 FiveThirtyEight FiveThirtyEight 71% 80% 63% PHI
6 Neil Greenberg Washington Post 77% 88% 67% PHI 6 Brandon George DallasNews.com 65% 80% 50% WAS
7 David Moore DallasNews.com 71% 75% 67% WAS 7 Kevin Sherrington DallasNews.com 65% 80% 50% PHI
8 FiveThirtyEight FiveThirtyEight 71% 75% 67% PHI 8 Shalise Young Boston Globe 71% 67% 75% PHI
9 Bob Glauber Newsday 69% 71% 67% WAS 9 Sam Farmer LA Times 71% 67% 75% WAS
10 Dana Larson DallasNews.com 65% 63% 67% WAS 10 Will Brinson CBS 65% 67% 63% WAS
11 Newy Scruggs DallasNews.com 58% 50% 67% PHI 11 Frank Schwab Yahoo 65% 67% 63%
12 Vic Tafur SFGate 58% 50% 67% PHI 12 Ryan Wilson CBS 58% 67% 50% WAS
13 Rick Gosselin DallasNews.com 52% 38% 67% WAS 13 Teamrankings Teamrankings 58% 67% 50% PHI
14 Ryan Wilson CBS 46% 25% 67% WAS 14 Josh Katzowitz CBS 52% 67% 38% WAS
15 Craig Miller DallasNews.com 75% 100% 50% PHI 15 Numberfire Numberfire 52% 67% 38% WAS
16 Consensus Pick Pickwatch 68% 86% 50% WAS 16 Tim Cowlishaw DallasNews.com 68% 60% 75% WAS
17 Jason La Canfora CBS 63% 75% 50% WAS 17 Tom Rock Newsday 66% 60% 71% PHI
18 John Boell Newsday 63% 75% 50% PHI 18 Craig Miller DallasNews.com 61% 60% 63% PHI
19 Ben Volin Boston Globe 56% 63% 50% PHI 19 David Moore DallasNews.com 55% 60% 50% WAS
20 Christopher Gasper Boston Globe 56% 63% 50% PHI 20 Bill Simmons Grantland 55% 60% 50%
21 Jim McBride Boston Globe 56% 63% 50% 21 Newy Scruggs DallasNews.com 43% 60% 25% PHI
22 Bill Simmons Grantland 56% 63% 50% 22 Rainer Sabin DallasNews.com 43% 60% 25% WAS
23 Walterfootball Walterfootball 56% 63% 50% PHI 23 Consensus Pick Pickwatch 61% 50% 71% WAS
24 Pete Prisco CBS 50% 50% 50% PHI 24 Sean Leahy Boston Globe 58% 50% 67%
25 Numberfire Numberfire 50% 50% 50% WAS 25 Pete Prisco CBS 56% 50% 63% PHI
26 Frank Schwab Yahoo 50% 50% 50% 26 Vic Tafur SFGate 56% 50% 63% PHI
27 Shalise Young Boston Globe 44% 38% 50% PHI 27 Mario Mergola XNSports/AOL 56% 50% 63% WAS
28 Dave Richard CBS 44% 38% 50% WAS 28 Christopher Gasper Boston Globe 50% 50% 50% PHI
29 Jamey Eisenberg CBS 44% 38% 50% WAS 29 John Breech CBS 50% 50% 50% PHI
30 Teamrankings Teamrankings 44% 38% 50% PHI 30 Dave Richard CBS 44% 50% 38% WAS
31 Sean Leahy Boston Globe 53% 67% 40% 31 Rick Gosselin DallasNews.com 58% 40% 75% WAS
32 Kimberley A Martin Newsday 52% 71% 33% PHI 32 Kimberley A Martin Newsday 56% 40% 71% PHI
33 John Breech CBS 48% 63% 33% PHI 33 Dana Larson DallasNews.com 33% 40% 25% WAS
34 Josh Katzowitz CBS 48% 63% 33% WAS 34 Jamey Eisenberg CBS 60% 33% 88% WAS
35 Rainer Sabin DallasNews.com 48% 63% 33% WAS 35 Jim McBride Boston Globe 42% 33% 50%
36 Mario Mergola XNSports/AOL 48% 63% 33% WAS 36 Jason La Canfora CBS 42% 33% 50% WAS
37 Sam Farmer LA Times 35% 38% 33% WAS 37 Ben Volin Boston Globe 35% 33% 38% PHI
38 Tom Rock Newsday 24% 14% 33% PHI 38 Bob Glauber Newsday 46% 20% 71% WAS
39 Brandon George DallasNews.com 23% 13% 33% WAS 39 Chase Keefer Las Vegas Sun 52% 17% 88% WAS
40 Dave Tuley ESPN 29% 33% 25% 40 Michael Whitmer Boston Globe 27% 17% 38% PHI
41 Michael Whitmer Boston Globe 27% 38% 17% PHI 41 Dave Tuley ESPN 0% 0% 0%
Average Home Road Average Home Road
54% 56% 53% 55% 55% 55%