As the NFL season kicks off with a clean slate, I’m excited to share my picks for Week 1. With each matchup, I’ve carefully considered the spreads and team strengths to predict the outcomes.
|(Favorite in Bold) Matchup||Frank’s Pick||Final Spread|
|Kansas City vs. Detroit||Detroit||6.5|
|Atlanta vs. Carolina||Carolina||3.5|
|Cincinnati vs. Cleveland||Cincinnati||2.5|
|Jacksonville vs. Indianapolis||Jacksonville||4.5|
|Minnesota vs. Tampa Bay||Minnesota||6.0|
|New Orleans vs. Tennessee||New Orleans||3.0|
|San Francisco vs. Pittsburgh||Pittsburgh||2.5|
|Washington vs. Arizona||Washington||7.0|
|Baltimore vs. Houston||Houston||10.0|
|Chicago vs. Green Bay||Chicago||1.0|
|Denver vs. Las Vegas||Denver||3.5|
|Philadelphia vs. New England||Philadelphia||4.0|
|Los Angeles (LAC) vs. Miami||Los Angeles Chargers||3.0|
|Seattle vs. Los Angeles (LAR)||Seattle||5.5|
|Dallas vs. New York (NYG)||Dallas||3.0|
|Buffalo vs. New York (NYJ)||New York Jets||2.5|
Kansas City vs. Detroit: DET +6.5
In the Chiefs vs. Lions game, I’m picking Detroit with the +6.5 spread.
Atlanta vs. Carolina: CAR +3.5
For the Falcons vs. Panthers match up, my choice is Carolina with the +3.5 spread.
Cincinnati vs. Cleveland: CIN -2.5
In the Bengals vs. Browns game, I’m going with Cincinnati and the -2.5 spread.
Jacksonville vs. Indianapolis: JAC -4.5
My pick for the Jaguars vs. Colts game is Jacksonville with the -4.5 spread.
Minnesota vs. Tampa Bay: MIN -6.0
In the Vikings vs. Buccaneers clash, I favor Minnesota with the -6.0 spread.
New Orleans vs. Tennessee: NO -3.0
For the Saints vs. Titans matchup, I’m choosing New Orleans with the -3.0 spread.
San Francisco vs. Pittsburgh: PIT +2.5
I’m selecting the Steelers with the +2.5 spread for the 49ers vs. Steelers game.
Washington vs. Arizona: WAS -7.0
In the Football Team vs. Cardinals game, my choice is Washington with the -7.0 spread.
Baltimore vs. Houston: HOU +10.0
For the Ravens vs. Texans game, I’m picking Houston with the +10.0 spread.
Chicago vs. Green Bay: CHI -1.0
In the Bears vs. Packers showdown, my selection is Chicago with the -1.0 spread.
Denver vs. Las Vegas: DEN -3.5
For the Broncos vs. Raiders game, I’m going with Denver with the -3.5 spread.
Philadelphia vs. New England: PHI -4.0
In the Eagles vs. Patriots matchup, my pick is Philadelphia with the -4.0 spread.
Los Angeles (LAC) vs. Miami: LAC -3.0
For the Chargers vs. Dolphins game, I select the Los Angeles Chargers with the -3.0 spread.
Seattle vs. Los Angeles (LAR): SEA -5.5
In the Seahawks vs. Rams contest, I’m going with Seattle with the -5.5 spread.
Dallas vs. New York (NYG): DAL -3.0
For the Cowboys vs. Giants matchup, my choice is Dallas with the -3.0 spread.
Buffalo vs. New York (NYJ): NYJ +2.5
Finally, in the Bills vs. Jets game, I’m picking the New York Jets and the +2.5 spread.