Detroit News sportswriters Bob Wojnowski, John Niyo and Justin Rogers take a look at the upcoming season for the Detroit Lions. Detroit News


Justin Rogers, James Hawkins, John Niyo and Bob Wojnowski of The Detroit News offer their picks against the spread for Week 1 of the NFL season.

Arizona -1.5 at Detroit

Rogers: Arizona

Hawkins: Arizona

Niyo: Detroit

Wojnowski: Detroit

Kansas City +9 at New England

Rogers: New England

Hawkins: New England

Niyo: Kansas City

Wojnowski: New England

NY Jets +9 at Buffalo

Rogers: Buffalo

Hawkins: Buffalo

Niyo: New York Jets

Wojnowski: Buffalo

Atlanta -7 at Chicago

Rogers: Atlanta

Hawkins: Atlanta

Niyo: Atlanta

Wojnowski: Atlanta

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Jacksonville +5 at Houston

Rogers: Houston

Hawkins: Houston

Niyo: Houston

Wojnowski: Houston

Philadelphia -1 at Washington

Rogers: Washington

Hawkins: Washington

Niyo: Philadelphia

Wojnowski: Philadelphia

Oakland +2 at Tennessee

Rogers: Oakland

Hawkins: Tennessee

Niyo: Tennessee

Wojnowski: Oakland

Baltimore +3 at Cincinnati

Rogers: Cincinnati

Hawkins: Baltimore

Niyo: Cincinnati (best bet)

Wojnowski: Baltimore

Pittsburgh -9 at Cleveland

Rogers: Cleveland

Hawkins: Pittsburgh

Niyo: Pittsburgh

Wojnowski: Cleveland

Indianapolis +3 at LA Rams

Rogers: LA Rams

Hawkins: LA Rams (best bet)

Niyo: LA Rams

Wojnowski: LA Rams

Seattle +3 at Green Bay

Rogers: Seattle

Hawkins: Seattle

Niyo: Seattle

Wojnowski: Green Bay (best bet)

Carolina -5.5 at San Francisco

Rogers: Carolina (best bet)

Hawkins: Carolina

Niyo: Carolina

Wojnowski: Carolina

NY Giants +3.5 at Dallas

Rogers: Dallas

Hawkins: NY Giants

Niyo: Dallas

Wojnowski: NY Giants

New Orleans +3.5 at Minnesota

Rogers: New Orleans

Hawkins: Minnesota

Niyo: New Orleans

Wojnowski: Minnesota

LA Chargers +3.5 at Denver

Rogers: Denver

Hawkins: LA Chargers

Niyo: Denver

Wojnowski: Denver