Week 17 Against the Spread Expert Picks: Carolina Panthers @ Atlanta Falcons


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.

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

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

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Matchup Guides:

CAR @ ATL    CLE @ BAL    DAL @ WAS    IND @ TEN    JAX @ HOU    CHI @ MIN   NYJ @ MIA    SD @ KC
BUF @ NE     NO @ TB    PHI @ NYG    OAK @ DEN    DET @ GB    ARI @ SF    STL @ SEA    CIN @ PIT

 

Carolina Panthers  CAR @ Atlanta Falcons  ATL
Rank Expert Affiliation Overall Home Road Pick Rank Expert Affiliation Overall Home Road Pick
1 Neil Greenberg Washington Post 62% 38% 86% ATL 1 Neil Greenberg Washington Post 74% 86% 63% ATL
2 Chase Keefer Las Vegas Sun 79% 88% 71% ATL 2 Will Brinson CBS 68% 86% 50% CAR
3 Kevin Sherrington DallasNews.com 61% 50% 71% ATL 3 John Boell Newsday 62% 86% 38% CAR
4 Numberfire Numberfire 61% 50% 71% ATL 4 Chase Keefer Las Vegas Sun 73% 71% 75% ATL
5 Craig Miller DallasNews.com 54% 38% 71% ATL 5 Vic Tafur SFGate 73% 71% 75% CAR
6 Dana Larson DallasNews.com 54% 38% 71% ATL 6 Newy Scruggs DallasNews.com 61% 71% 50% CAR
7 FiveThirtyEight FiveThirtyEight 54% 38% 71% CAR 7 Christopher Gasper Boston Globe 54% 71% 38% ATL
8 Sam Farmer LA Times 54% 38% 71% ATL 8 Shalise Young Boston Globe 48% 71% 25% ATL
9 Dave Richard CBS 48% 25% 71% CAR 9 Dave Tuley ESPN 43% 67% 20% CAR
10 Rainer Sabin DallasNews.com 48% 25% 71% ATL 10 Tom Rock Newsday 49% 60% 38%
11 Frank Schwab Yahoo 66% 75% 57% AT 11 Dave Richard CBS 54% 57% 50% CAR
12 Michael Whitmer Boston Globe 54% 50% 57% ATL 12 Josh Katzowitz CBS 54% 57% 50% ATL
13 Josh Katzowitz CBS 54% 50% 57% ATL 13 Dana Larson DallasNews.com 54% 57% 50% ATL
14 Bob Glauber Newsday 50% 43% 57% 14 Tim Cowlishaw DallasNews.com 54% 57% 50% CAR
15 Shalise Young Boston Globe 47% 38% 57% ATL 15 Frank Schwab Yahoo 54% 57% 50% AT
16 Jason La Canfora CBS 47% 38% 57% CAR 16 Kevin Sherrington DallasNews.com 47% 57% 38% ATL
17 Ryan Wilson CBS 47% 38% 57% CAR 17 Bill Simmons Grantland 41% 57% 25% ATL
18 Ben Volin Boston Globe 41% 25% 57% CAR 18 Sam Farmer LA Times 41% 57% 25% ATL
19 Bill Simmons Grantland 41% 25% 57% ATL 19 Kimberley A Martin Newsday 44% 50% 38%
20 Kimberley A Martin Newsday 36% 14% 57% 20 Numberfire Numberfire 59% 43% 75% ATL
21 Consensus Pick Pickwatch 31% 13% 50% ATL 21 Rainer Sabin DallasNews.com 53% 43% 63% ATL
22 Rick Gosselin DallasNews.com 53% 63% 43% CAR 22 Rick Gosselin DallasNews.com 53% 43% 63% CAR
23 Pete Prisco CBS 46% 50% 43% ATL 23 Jim McBride Boston Globe 50% 43% 57% ATL
24 Brandon George DallasNews.com 46% 50% 43% CAR 24 Michael Whitmer Boston Globe 46% 43% 50% ATL
25 Newy Scruggs DallasNews.com 46% 50% 43% CAR 25 Jason La Canfora CBS 46% 43% 50% CAR
26 Tim Cowlishaw DallasNews.com 46% 50% 43% CAR 26 Pete Prisco CBS 46% 43% 50% ATL
27 Mario Mergola XNSports/AOL 40% 38% 43% ATL 27 Craig Miller DallasNews.com 46% 43% 50% ATL
28 David Moore DallasNews.com 34% 25% 43% ATL 28 Walterfootball Walterfootball 46% 43% 50% CAR
29 John Boell Newsday 34% 25% 43% CAR 29 Ben Volin Boston Globe 40% 43% 38% CAR
30 Teamrankings Teamrankings 34% 25% 43% CAR 30 Brandon George DallasNews.com 40% 43% 38% CAR
31 John Breech CBS 28% 13% 43% ATL 31 Bob Glauber Newsday 45% 40% 50%
32 Sean Leahy Boston Globe 45% 50% 40% 32 Pickwatch Pickwatch 45% 40% 50% ATL
33 Pickwatch Pickwatch 37% 33% 40% ATL 33 Sean Leahy Boston Globe 34% 40% 29%
34 Christopher Gasper Boston Globe 46% 63% 29% ATL 34 FiveThirtyEight FiveThirtyEight 54% 33% 75% CAR
35 Vic Tafur SFGate 39% 50% 29% CAR 35 Jamey Eisenberg CBS 39% 29% 50% CAR
36 Jamey Eisenberg CBS 27% 25% 29% CAR 36 David Moore DallasNews.com 39% 29% 50% ATL
37 Will Brinson CBS 27% 25% 29% CAR 37 Ryan Wilson CBS 27% 29% 25% CAR
38 Walterfootball Walterfootball 27% 25% 29% CAR 38 Consensus Pick Pickwatch 21% 29% 13% ATL
39 Tom Rock Newsday 14% 0% 29% 39 Mario Mergola XNSports/AOL 38% 14% 63% ATL
40 Dave Tuley ESPN 38% 50% 25% CAR 40 John Breech CBS 32% 14% 50% ATL
41 Jim McBride Boston Globe 7% 0% 14% ATL 41 Teamrankings Teamrankings 26% 14% 38% CAR
Average Home Road Average Home Road
44% 38% 50% 48% 50% 47%