Week 17 Against the Spread Expert Picks: Oakland Raiders @ Denver Broncos

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

 

Oakland Raiders @ Denver Broncos
Rank Expert Affiliation Overall Home Road Pick Rank Expert Affiliation Overall Home Road Pick
1 Mario Mergola XNSports/AOL 73% 75% 71% OAK 1 Jason La Canfora CBS 68% 86% 50% OAK
2 Tim Cowlishaw DallasNews.com 67% 63% 71% OAK 2 Mario Mergola XNSports/AOL 67% 71% 63% OAK
3 Frank Schwab Yahoo 67% 63% 71% OAK 3 Bill Simmons Grantland 54% 71% 38% DEN
4 Kimberley A Martin Newsday 50% 29% 71% 4 Chase Keefer Las Vegas Sun 54% 71% 38% OAK
5 Rainer Sabin DallasNews.com 48% 25% 71% OAK 5 Frank Schwab Yahoo 48% 71% 25% OAK
6 Sean Leahy Boston Globe 55% 50% 60% 6 Vic Tafur SFGate 65% 67% 63% OAK
7 Michael Whitmer Boston Globe 66% 75% 57% DEN 7 Kimberley A Martin Newsday 74% 60% 88%
8 Brandon George DallasNews.com 66% 75% 57% OAK 8 Tom Rock Newsday 68% 60% 75%
9 Numberfire Numberfire 60% 63% 57% DEN 9 Pickwatch Pickwatch 51% 60% 43% OAK
10 Teamrankings Teamrankings 60% 63% 57% OAK 10 Sean Leahy Boston Globe 69% 57% 80%
11 Jason La Canfora CBS 47% 38% 57% OAK 11 Jamey Eisenberg CBS 66% 57% 75% DEN
12 Jim McBride Boston Globe 41% 25% 57% OAK 12 Numberfire Numberfire 66% 57% 75% DEN
13 Dave Tuley ESPN 71% 100% 43% OAK 13 Jim McBride Boston Globe 54% 57% 50% OAK
14 David Moore DallasNews.com 53% 63% 43% OAK 14 Rick Gosselin DallasNews.com 54% 57% 50% OAK
15 Rick Gosselin DallasNews.com 53% 63% 43% OAK 15 Teamrankings Teamrankings 54% 57% 50% OAK
16 Bill Simmons Grantland 53% 63% 43% DEN 16 Neil Greenberg Washington Post 54% 57% 50% DEN
17 Chase Keefer Las Vegas Sun 53% 63% 43% OAK 17 John Boell Newsday 50% 50% 50% DEN
18 Neil Greenberg Washington Post 53% 63% 43% DEN 18 Rainer Sabin DallasNews.com 59% 43% 75% OAK
19 John Breech CBS 46% 50% 43% OAK 19 Tim Cowlishaw DallasNews.com 59% 43% 75% OAK
20 Pete Prisco CBS 46% 50% 43% DEN 20 FiveThirtyEight FiveThirtyEight 59% 43% 75% DEN
21 FiveThirtyEight FiveThirtyEight 40% 38% 43% DEN 21 Pete Prisco CBS 53% 43% 63% DEN
22 Sam Farmer LA Times 40% 38% 43% DEN 22 Ben Volin Boston Globe 46% 43% 50% DEN
23 Bob Glauber Newsday 36% 29% 43% 23 Christopher Gasper Boston Globe 46% 43% 50% DEN
24 Christopher Gasper Boston Globe 34% 25% 43% DEN 24 Dave Richard CBS 46% 43% 50% OAK
25 Dave Richard CBS 34% 25% 43% OAK 25 Josh Katzowitz CBS 46% 43% 50% OAK
26 John Boell Newsday 34% 25% 43% DEN 26 Kevin Sherrington DallasNews.com 46% 43% 50% OAK
27 Pickwatch Pickwatch 37% 33% 40% OAK 27 Walterfootball Walterfootball 46% 43% 50% DEN
28 Ben Volin Boston Globe 52% 75% 29% DEN 28 Shalise Young Boston Globe 40% 43% 38% DEN
29 Dana Larson DallasNews.com 46% 63% 29% DEN 29 Dave Tuley ESPN 37% 33% 40% OAK
30 Walterfootball Walterfootball 46% 63% 29% DEN 30 Ryan Wilson CBS 52% 29% 75% OAK
31 Consensus Pick Pickwatch 43% 57% 29% OAK 31 David Moore DallasNews.com 52% 29% 75% OAK
32 Shalise Young Boston Globe 39% 50% 29% DEN 32 John Breech CBS 46% 29% 63% OAK
33 Will Brinson CBS 39% 50% 29% OAK 33 Michael Whitmer Boston Globe 39% 29% 50% DEN
34 Kevin Sherrington DallasNews.com 39% 50% 29% OAK 34 Will Brinson CBS 39% 29% 50% OAK
35 Josh Katzowitz CBS 33% 38% 29% OAK 35 Sam Farmer LA Times 27% 29% 25% DEN
36 Ryan Wilson CBS 33% 38% 29% OAK 36 Bob Glauber Newsday 35% 20% 50%
37 Tom Rock Newsday 21% 14% 29% 37 Craig Miller DallasNews.com 45% 14% 75% DEN
38 Craig Miller DallasNews.com 32% 50% 14% DEN 38 Consensus Pick Pickwatch 45% 14% 75% OAK
39 Newy Scruggs DallasNews.com 26% 38% 14% OAK 39 Dana Larson DallasNews.com 38% 14% 63% DEN
40 Vic Tafur SFGate 21% 29% 14% OAK 40 Brandon George DallasNews.com 32% 14% 50% OAK
41 Jamey Eisenberg CBS 20% 25% 14% DEN 41 Newy Scruggs DallasNews.com 26% 14% 38% OAK
Average Home Road Average Home Road
46% 49% 43% 51% 45% 56%

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