Week 1 NFL Picks

Error Please enter an email address. Every prime-time match-up is terrible, and this is probably a good time for you to take an NFL bye week of your own. You may unsubscribe from email communication at anytime. The Seahawks have won four in a row while averaging 32 points per game, but now that the offense has finally gotten rolling, the defense has fallen behind. Featured Elite Tools

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Get Free Picks Login. Over , sports bettors trust Wunderdog Sports. The rest of the games would not follow suit. This was evident by our confidence pick of Chicago to close out the week.

With a shuffled schedule in Week 9 — no specific traps are laid out for the latter Primetime contests — we need to find the high and low points accordingly. Thankfully, we are closely following this trend, as the season has cleverly placed a few mines that trigger at just the right time. Even if the bulk of the field was navigated properly. Below are predictions for each game against the spread. Spreads have been taken from various websites and are subject to change.

The spread in parenthesis denotes the selected team. An asterisk denotes a confidence pick. As noted basically every week that New Orleans takes the field, the Saints have one of the worst defenses in the game. They have allowed the second-most points, fifth-most yards, and third-most net-yards-per-pass-attempt.

As much of a boost as New Orleans gains from its offense, it loses when its defense is on the field. And, by virtue of a bye week and the Browns playing a competitive game against the Jets while the Bears beat the Vikings, San Francisco now holds the second-worst point differential in the league at — worst in the NFC by 27 points. Forget playing the Saints, if any team needed a bye week, it was the 49ers. After the Bears pulled off the home upset of the Vikings — outright and against the spread, although we pay closer attention to the latter — the 49ers are the only team in the league with just one win against the spread, all season.

San Francisco is tied for the second-worst average points-per-game against the spread — basically, how poorly a team does against the spread itself — and has now gone six consecutive games without beating a spread. In those six games, the closest margin of defeat was seven points. The other five games were by an average score of San Francisco pulls off the outright upset as head coach Chip Kelly tweaks the offense in the bye week — Kelly is after a bye with only a four-point loss in the one defeat — wins by four, and beats the spread.