Week 17 Against the Spread Expert Picks: New Orleans Saints @ Tampa Bay Buccaneers


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

 

New Orleans Saints @ Tampa Bay Buccaneers
Rank Expert Affiliation Overall Home Road Pick Rank Expert Affiliation Overall Home Road Pick
1 Dave Tuley ESPN 88% 75% 100% 1 Teamrankings Teamrankings 73% 71% 75% NO
2 Pickwatch Pickwatch 75% 50% 100% NO 2 Christopher Gasper Boston Globe 67% 71% 63% NO
3 Neil Greenberg Washington Post 61% 50% 71% NO 3 Josh Katzowitz CBS 61% 71% 50% NO
4 Chase Keefer Las Vegas Sun 79% 100% 57% NO 4 Dana Larson DallasNews.com 61% 71% 50% NO
5 John Boell Newsday 72% 88% 57% NO 5 Rick Gosselin DallasNews.com 61% 71% 50% TB
6 Christopher Gasper Boston Globe 66% 75% 57% NO 6 Tim Cowlishaw DallasNews.com 61% 71% 50% NO
7 Vic Tafur SFGate 66% 75% 57% NO 7 Walterfootball Walterfootball 61% 71% 50% NO
8 Numberfire Numberfire 54% 50% 57% TB 8 Chase Keefer Las Vegas Sun 66% 57% 75% NO
9 John Breech CBS 47% 38% 57% NO 9 Neil Greenberg Washington Post 66% 57% 75% NO
10 Dana Larson DallasNews.com 47% 38% 57% NO 10 Vic Tafur SFGate 60% 57% 63% NO
11 Walterfootball Walterfootball 47% 38% 57% NO 11 Craig Miller DallasNews.com 54% 57% 50% NO
12 Teamrankings Teamrankings 65% 88% 43% NO 12 John Boell Newsday 54% 57% 50% NO
13 David Moore DallasNews.com 59% 75% 43% TB 13 Consensus Pick Pickwatch 54% 57% 50% NO
14 Ben Volin Boston Globe 53% 63% 43% NO 14 John Breech CBS 47% 57% 38% NO
15 Rick Gosselin DallasNews.com 53% 63% 43% TB 15 Tom Rock Newsday 45% 57% 33%
16 Josh Katzowitz CBS 46% 50% 43% NO 16 Jamey Eisenberg CBS 41% 57% 25% NO
17 Jason La Canfora CBS 40% 38% 43% NO 17 Jason La Canfora CBS 41% 57% 25% NO
18 Will Brinson CBS 40% 38% 43% NO 18 Numberfire Numberfire 29% 57% 0% TB
19 Jim McBride Boston Globe 34% 25% 43% NO 19 Dave Richard CBS 53% 43% 63% TB
20 Rainer Sabin DallasNews.com 34% 25% 43% NO 20 Kevin Sherrington DallasNews.com 53% 43% 63% NO
21 Bill Simmons Grantland 34% 25% 43% NO 21 Sam Farmer LA Times 53% 43% 63% NO
22 Sam Farmer LA Times 54% 75% 33% NO 22 Rainer Sabin DallasNews.com 46% 43% 50% NO
23 Tom Rock Newsday 24% 14% 33% 23 Mario Mergola XNSports/AOL 46% 43% 50% TB
24 Pete Prisco CBS 52% 75% 29% NO 24 Newy Scruggs DallasNews.com 40% 43% 38% TB
25 Mario Mergola XNSports/AOL 52% 75% 29% TB 25 Bob Glauber Newsday 30% 43% 17%
26 Michael Whitmer Boston Globe 46% 63% 29% NO 26 Kimberley A Martin Newsday 30% 43% 17%
27 Ryan Wilson CBS 39% 50% 29% NO 27 Pickwatch Pickwatch 62% 40% 83% NO
28 Newy Scruggs DallasNews.com 39% 50% 29% TB 28 Sean Leahy Boston Globe 28% 40% 17%
29 Consensus Pick Pickwatch 39% 50% 29% NO 29 FiveThirtyEight FiveThirtyEight 35% 33% 38% TB
30 Shalise Young Boston Globe 33% 38% 29% TB 30 Shalise Young Boston Globe 52% 29% 75% TB
31 Jamey Eisenberg CBS 33% 38% 29% NO 31 David Moore DallasNews.com 52% 29% 75% TB
32 Kevin Sherrington DallasNews.com 33% 38% 29% NO 32 Frank Schwab Yahoo 52% 29% 75% TB
33 Bob Glauber Newsday 23% 29% 17% 33 Pete Prisco CBS 46% 29% 63% NO
34 Kimberley A Martin Newsday 8% 0% 17% 34 Ben Volin Boston Globe 39% 29% 50% NO
35 Brandon George DallasNews.com 51% 88% 14% TB 35 Ryan Wilson CBS 39% 29% 50% NO
36 Frank Schwab Yahoo 51% 88% 14% TB 36 Will Brinson CBS 39% 29% 50% NO
37 Dave Richard CBS 45% 75% 14% TB 37 Bill Simmons Grantland 39% 29% 50% NO
38 Craig Miller DallasNews.com 26% 38% 14% NO 38 Michael Whitmer Boston Globe 38% 14% 63% NO
39 FiveThirtyEight FiveThirtyEight 26% 38% 14% TB 39 Brandon George DallasNews.com 38% 14% 63% TB
40 Tim Cowlishaw DallasNews.com 25% 50% 0% NO 40 Jim McBride Boston Globe 32% 14% 50% NO
41 Sean Leahy Boston Globe 17% 33% 0% 41 Dave Tuley ESPN 50% 0% 100%
Average Home Road Average Home Road
46% 53% 39% 49% 45% 52%