Week 17 Against the Spread Expert Picks: Cincinnati Bengals @ Pittsburgh Steelers

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

 

Cincinnati Bengals  CIN @ Pittsburgh Steelers  PIT
Rank Expert Affiliation Overall Home Road Pick Rank Expert Affiliation Overall Home Road Pick
1 Frank Schwab Yahoo 57% 29% 86% PIT 1 Will Brinson CBS 73% 71% 75% PIT
2 Dave Tuley ESPN 65% 50% 80% CIN 2 Rick Gosselin DallasNews.com 67% 71% 63% CIN
3 Sam Farmer LA Times 69% 67% 71% PIT 3 Brandon George DallasNews.com 61% 71% 50% PIT
4 Christopher Gasper Boston Globe 50% 29% 71% PIT 4 Mario Mergola XNSports/AOL 61% 71% 50% CIN
5 Josh Katzowitz CBS 50% 29% 71% CIN 5 Jamey Eisenberg CBS 48% 71% 25% PIT
6 David Moore DallasNews.com 50% 29% 71% CIN 6 Pickwatch Pickwatch 47% 60% 33% CIN
7 Teamrankings Teamrankings 43% 14% 71% CIN 7 Bill Simmons Grantland 72% 57% 88% PIT
8 Pickwatch Pickwatch 63% 60% 67% CIN 8 Bob Glauber Newsday 64% 57% 71%
9 Brandon George DallasNews.com 50% 43% 57% PIT 9 Kimberley A Martin Newsday 64% 57% 71%
10 Craig Miller DallasNews.com 50% 43% 57% PIT 10 Jason La Canfora CBS 60% 57% 63% PIT
11 Rainer Sabin DallasNews.com 50% 43% 57% PIT 11 Vic Tafur SFGate 57% 57% 57% PIT
12 FiveThirtyEight FiveThirtyEight 50% 43% 57% CIN 12 Teamrankings Teamrankings 54% 57% 50% CIN
13 John Boell Newsday 50% 43% 57% PIT 13 Newy Scruggs DallasNews.com 47% 57% 38% CIN
14 Mario Mergola XNSports/AOL 50% 43% 57% CIN 14 Walterfootball Walterfootball 47% 57% 38% PIT
15 Ben Volin Boston Globe 43% 29% 57% PIT 15 Dave Richard CBS 41% 57% 25% PIT
16 Pete Prisco CBS 43% 29% 57% CIN 16 Pete Prisco CBS 41% 57% 25% CIN
17 Ryan Wilson CBS 43% 29% 57% CIN 17 Dave Tuley ESPN 35% 50% 20% CIN
18 Numberfire Numberfire 43% 29% 57% PIT 18 Dana Larson DallasNews.com 53% 43% 63% PIT
19 Bob Glauber Newsday 58% 67% 50% 19 David Moore DallasNews.com 53% 43% 63% CIN
20 Kimberley A Martin Newsday 33% 17% 50% 20 Kevin Sherrington DallasNews.com 53% 43% 63% PIT
21 Tom Rock Newsday 33% 17% 50% 21 Tim Cowlishaw DallasNews.com 53% 43% 63% CIN
22 Newy Scruggs DallasNews.com 57% 71% 43% CIN 22 Michael Whitmer Boston Globe 46% 43% 50% CIN
23 Tim Cowlishaw DallasNews.com 57% 71% 43% CIN 23 Rainer Sabin DallasNews.com 46% 43% 50% PIT
24 Jim McBride Boston Globe 50% 57% 43% PIT 24 Chase Keefer Las Vegas Sun 46% 43% 50% CIN
25 Rick Gosselin DallasNews.com 50% 57% 43% CIN 25 FiveThirtyEight FiveThirtyEight 43% 43% 43% CIN
26 Bill Simmons Grantland 50% 57% 43% PIT 26 Christopher Gasper Boston Globe 40% 43% 38% PIT
27 Shalise Young Boston Globe 43% 43% 43% PIT 27 Josh Katzowitz CBS 40% 43% 38% CIN
28 Dave Richard CBS 43% 43% 43% PIT 28 John Boell Newsday 34% 43% 25% PIT
29 John Breech CBS 43% 43% 43% CIN 29 Sam Farmer LA Times 52% 33% 71% PIT
30 Chase Keefer Las Vegas Sun 43% 43% 43% CIN 30 Neil Greenberg Washington Post 52% 29% 75% PIT
31 Vic Tafur SFGate 38% 33% 43% PIT 31 Tom Rock Newsday 43% 29% 57%
32 Michael Whitmer Boston Globe 36% 29% 43% CIN 32 Frank Schwab Yahoo 39% 29% 50% PIT
33 Consensus Pick Pickwatch 36% 29% 43% PIT 33 Shalise Young Boston Globe 33% 29% 38% PIT
34 Jamey Eisenberg CBS 29% 14% 43% PIT 34 John Breech CBS 27% 29% 25% CIN
35 Will Brinson CBS 36% 43% 29% PIT 35 Numberfire Numberfire 27% 29% 25% PIT
36 Kevin Sherrington DallasNews.com 36% 43% 29% PIT 36 Consensus Pick Pickwatch 27% 29% 25% PIT
37 Walterfootball Walterfootball 29% 29% 29% PIT 37 Jim McBride Boston Globe 38% 14% 63% PIT
38 Sean Leahy Boston Globe 30% 40% 20% 38 Ben Volin Boston Globe 32% 14% 50% PIT
39 Jason La Canfora CBS 36% 57% 14% PIT 39 Ryan Wilson CBS 13% 14% 13% CIN
40 Dana Larson DallasNews.com 36% 57% 14% PIT 40 Craig Miller DallasNews.com 25% 0% 50% PIT
41 Neil Greenberg Washington Post 21% 29% 14% PIT 41 Sean Leahy Boston Globe 8% 0% 17%
Average Home Road Average Home Road
45% 41% 49% 45% 44% 47%

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