Every week we pick each game of the NFL schedule against the spread.
Last week, we were ever so close to a winning week but fell short thanks to the Steelers and Lions falling apart late in their games.
This week, we like the Packers to cover at home, and the Dolphins to keep things close with the Patriots.
Had the Steelers been able to hold on to a 16-point second-half lead against the Chargers at home, we would have had ourselves a winning week.
Thankfully, we have another full Sunday slate to try again. With just four Sundays left before the postseason, it’s now or never to turn our season of picks around.
Let’s get to it (* indicates home team).
LAST WEEK: 7-8-1
Tennessee Titans* (-5) over Jacksonville Jaguars
Home favorites have been on an impressive run on Thursday nights so far this season, and it’s always easy to bet against Cody Kessler on the road.
Kansas City Chiefs* (-6.5) over Baltimore Ravens
Lamar Jackson has gone 3-0 since taking over the starting job for the Ravens, but it’s tough to see how he’ll be able to keep pace on the road against the potent offense of the Chiefs.
Indianapolis Colts (+5) over Houston Texans*
I’m writing off the Colts’ lackluster performance last week against the Jaguars and hoping Andrew Luck and company can bounce back and keep things close in a crucial divisional game. The Texans have to lose eventually, right?
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