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NFL Betting Preview: Minnesota Vikings vs. Detroit Lions Predictions & Picks

Case KeenumWith their season on the line, the (6-4) Detroit Lions host the (8-2) Minnesota Vikings as part of the annual tradition of Thanksgiving football (12.30pm ET Thursday).

Football on Thanksgiving is a tradition almost as old as the game itself. In 1934, G.A. Richards became the first owner of the Lions and had the idea for the team to play a game on more …

NFL Betting Preview: Tennessee Titans at Pittsburgh Steelers Predictions & Picks

Marcus Mariota: Tennessee vs Pittsburgh PicksIt’s a showdown of division leaders as this week’s edition of Thursday Night Football features a clash of the (6-3) Tennessee Titans, who are in first place in the AFC South, and the (7-2) Pittsburgh Steelers, who top the AFC North (8:25pm ET).

When the Titans opened their season with a loss at home against the Oakland Raiders, it seemed like more …

NFL Betting Preview: New Orleans Saints at Buffalo Bills Predictions & Picks

Alex OkaforTwo of football’s better teams meet head-to-head this week for just the 11th time in their NFL history, as the (6-2) New Orleans Saints travel to New Era Field in New York to take on the (5-3) Buffalo Bills (1pm ET Sunday).

In 2009, after decades of fans wearing paper bags over their heads in embarrassment, the New Orleans Saints, led by more …

NFL Preview: Seattle Seahawks at Arizona Cardinals Betting Predictions & Picks

Russell WilsonThe NFC West is on center stage this week as the (4-4) Arizona Cardinals host the (5-3) Seattle Seahawks in a Thursday night showdown that looks to have early implications on the NFC wildcard spots (8:25pm ET).

The Seahawks and Cardinals are on the outside looking in when it comes to the playoff race. Seattle, at 5-3, is more …

NFL Betting Preview: Detroit Lions at Green Bay Packers Predictions & Picks

Brett Hundley: Detroit vs Green Bay PicksThe (3-4) Detroit Lions are headed to Lambeau Field to take on the (4-3) Green Bay Packers in a Monday night NFL showdown that could have playoff implications (8:30 PM ET).

Currently both the Lions and Packers are on the outside looking in when it comes to the NFC North. The Minnesota Vikings have a more …

NFL: Houston Texans at Seattle Seahawks Predictions, Picks & Betting Preview

Deshaun Watson: Houston vs Seattle PicksAs the NFL season hits its midpoint, both the (3-3) Houston Texans and (4-2) Seattle Seahawks will look to keep their playoff hopes alive as they face each other on Sunday at CenturyLink Field (4:05 PM on CBS).

It wasn’t that long ago that the Seattle Seahawks were one of the bottom of the barrel teams in the more …

NFL: Miami Dolphins at Baltimore Ravens Predictions, Picks & Preview

Matt MooreThis week’s Thursday Night Football matchup takes us to M&T Bank Stadium in Baltimore, MD, where the (3-4) Baltimore Ravens will take on the (4-2) Miami Dolphins (8.25pm ET).

The worst thing that any NFL team can experience is the loss of their starting quarterback and more …

NFL: Atlanta Falcons at New England Patriots Predictions, Picks & Preview

Bill Belichick: Atlanta vs New England PicksThe day that many had circled on their calendars is finally here as the (4-2) New England Patriots prepare to host the (3-2) Atlanta Falcons in a rematch of last year’s Super Bowl (8:30pm ET Sunday on NBC).

Atlanta and their fans don’t need reminding of how that game went. Leading 21-3 at the half and more …

NFL: Kansas City Chiefs at Oakland Raiders Predictions, Preview & Betting Picks

Alex Smith: Kansas vs Oakland PredictionsWith just a few days to recover from their first loss of the season, the (5-1) Kansas City Chiefs head to the O.co Coliseum to take on AFC West rival, the (2-4) Oakland Raiders, also coming off a loss, in a Thursday Night Football showdown (8:25 PM ET).

The Chiefs’ dreams of an undefeated season came to an end when they hosted the (4-2) Pittsburgh Steelers this more …

NFL: Indianapolis Colts at Tennessee Titans Betting Picks, Preview & Predictions

Matt Cassel: Indianapolis vs Tennessee PredictionsWith just one game separating last from first place in the AFC South, the (2-3) Indianapolis Colts are headed to Nashville’s LP Field to take on the (2-3) Tennessee Titans in a Monday Night Football matchup (8.30pm ET on ESPN).

It was a devastating blow to the Colts’ season when offseason shoulder surgery to franchise quarterback Andrew Luck meant he would more …

NFL: Philadelphia Eagles at Carolina Panthers Predictions, Picks & Betting Preview

Carson Wentz: Eagles vs Panthers PredictionsIt’s a clash of two of NFC’s best as the (4-1) Philadelphia Eagles travel to the (4-1) Carolina Panthers in a Thursday night clash (8:25pm ET on CBS, NFL Network & Amazon). This could be a preview of the NFC Championship this year.

Talk about a turnaround. At the end of the 2016 NFL season, both the Eagles and Panthers found more …

NFL: Minnesota Vikings at Chicago Bears Preview, Predictions, Betting Picks

Mitch TrubiskyIt’s off to Soldier Field for this week’s Monday Night Football matchup as the (1-3) Chicago Bears host the (2-2) Minnesota Vikings in an NFC North showdown (8:30pm ET on ESPN).

Struggling to produce consistently on offense has been the story for both of these teams this year especially more …

NFL: Washington Redskins at Kansas City Chiefs Predictions, Picks & Betting Preview

Kareem Hunt - Redskins vs Chiefs PredictionsThe undefeated Kansas City Chiefs are back home at Arrowhead Stadium this week, this time to take on the (2-1) Washington Redskins (8.30pm ET Monday on ESPN).

The undefeated Kansas City Chiefs. There’s certainly a sentence that most people probably wouldn’t have expected reading, especially given who the Chiefs had to play in the first week of the 2017 NFL season and more …

NFL: Pittsburgh Steelers at Baltimore Ravens Betting Preview, Predictions & Picks

Antonio Brown - Steelers vs Ravens PredictionsOne of the most heated, most storied and most closely-matched rivalries in football takes center stage as the (2-1) Pittsburgh Steelers travel to the (2-1) Baltimore Ravens, where first place in the AFC North will be on the line (1pm ET, Sunday).

On September 8, 1996, the Steelers defeated the Ravens 31-17 in what was the first ever meeting of more …

NFL: Dallas Cowboys at Arizona Cardinals Predictions, Preview & Picks

Ezekiel ElliottLooking to improve upon last week’s results, the (1-1) Dallas Cowboys travel to University of Glendale Stadium in Phoenix to take on the (1-1) Arizona Cardinals in a clash of the NFC (8.30pm ET Monday).

Prior to the start of the season, both the Cowboys and Cardinals were being looked at as two of the more …

NFL: New Orleans Saints at Carolina Panthers Preview, Betting Picks & Predictions

Drew BreesDivisional matchups are front and center in week three of the NFL season including the NFC South clash between the (2-0) Carolina Panthers and (0-2) New Orleans Saints, who meet on Sunday at Bank of America Stadium (1pm ET on FOX).

Carolina opened up their season in Santa Clara where they took on the San Francisco 49ers in a more …

NFL: Detroit Lions at New York Giants Predictions, Picks & Betting Preview

Matthew StaffordIn need of a win after last week’s embarrassing performance, the New York Giants play their first home game of the season against the Detroit Lions, who looked pretty good in their opening contest (8.30pm ET Monday on ESPN).

The NFL season is still in its infancy and for that reason, it’s way too early to start hitting the panic button or more …

NFL: Houston Texans at Cincinnati Bengals Predictions, Betting Preview & Picks

Deshaun WatsonWeek two of the NFL season features the Cincinnati Bengals taking on the Houston Texans in a game where both teams could really use a win to get their seasons on track (8.25pm ET Thursday).

The Bengals hosted the Baltimore Ravens in their NFL opener on Sunday and got blanked 20-0. Going scoreless was more …

NFL: Kansas City Chiefs at New England Patriots Predictions, Picks & Betting Preview

Tyreek HillPreseason is over and the kickoff to the 2017-18 NFL season is officially here. The defending Super Bowl champion New England Patriots will host the Kansas City Chiefs at Gillette Stadium for the first game of the new season (8.30pm ET Thursday).

Considered to be whopping nine-point home favorites, which is tied for the biggest line of the week, New England also more …

NFL: Super Bowl LII Predictions, Picks & Betting Preview

Aaron RodgersLast season’s Super Bowl was arguably the most compelling in NFL history. The New England Patriots trailed the Atlanta Falcons 28-3 late in the third quarter before storming back to win 34-28.

New England heads into the 2017 season as the strong favorite to win the championship again. Despite an more …

NFL: NFC Championship Predictions, Preview & Betting Picks

Matt RyanUnlike the AFC, where the New England Patriots are the heavy favorite, the race for the NFC Championship has several viable contenders. The Seattle Seahawks, Green Bay Packers and Atlanta Falcons all should be very good teams, but not one of them is without significant weaknesses.

Then there are teams like more …

NFL: AFC Championship Predictions, Preview & Betting Picks

Stephon GilmoreMuch like the AFC East, the AFC as a whole has been dominated by the New England Patriots for the past decade and a half. New England, despite being just one out of 16 teams in the conference, has seven AFC Championships since 2001.

The Patriots enter the 2017 season as the prohibitive favorite to win the conference again. But which other more …