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Justin Rogers, James Hawkins, John Niyo and Bob Wojnowski of The Detroit News offer their picks against the spread for Week 12 of the NFL season.

Minnesota PK at Detroit

Rogers: Detroit

Hawkins: Detroit

Niyo: Detroit

Wojnowski: Detroit

L.A. Chargers +2.5 at Dallas

Rogers: Dallas

Hawkins: Dallas (best bet)

Niyo: Dallas

Wojnowski: L.A. Chargers

N.Y. Giants +7.5 at Washington

Rogers: Washington

Hawkins: N.Y. Giants

Niyo: Washington

Wojnowski: Washington

Cleveland +8 at Cincinnati

Rogers: Cincinnati

Hawkins: Cleveland

Niyo: Cincinnati

Wojnowski: Cincinnati

Chicago +11 at Philadelphia

Rogers: Philadelphia

Hawkins: Philadelphia

Niyo: Philadelphia

Wojnowski: Chicago

Miami +16.5 at New England

Rogers: New England (best bet)

Hawkins: New England

Niyo: Miami

Wojnowski: New England

Buffalo +9.5 at Kansas City

Rogers: Kansas City

Hawkins: Kansas City

Niyo: Kansas City (best bet)

Wojnowski: Kansas City (best bet)

Tampa Bay +8.5 at Atlanta

Rogers: Atlanta

Hawkins: Atlanta

Niyo: Atlanta

Wojnowski: Atlanta

Carolina -7.5 at N.Y. Jets

Rogers: Carolina

Hawkins: Carolina

Niyo: Carolina

Wojnowski: Carolina

Tennessee -4.5 at Indianapolis

Rogers: Tennessee

Hawkins: Indianapolis

Niyo: Tennessee

Wojnowski: Tennessee

Seattle -7 at San Francisco

Rogers: Seattle

Hawkins: Seattle

Niyo: Seattle

Wojnowski: Seattle

New Orleans +2.5 at L.A. Rams

Rogers: L.A. Rams

Hawkins: L.A. Rams

Niyo: L.A. Rams

Wojnowski: L.A. Rams

Jacksonville -4 at Arizona

Rogers: Jacksonville

Hawkins: Jacksonville

Niyo: Arizona

Wojnowski: Jacksonville

Denver +5 at Oakland

Rogers: Oakland

Hawkins: Oakland

Niyo: Oakland

Wojnowski: Oakland

Green Bay +13.5 at Pittsburgh

Rogers: Pittsburgh

Hawkins: Green Bay

Niyo: Pittsburgh

Wojnowski: Green Bay

Houston +7.5 at Baltimore

Rogers: Baltimore

Hawkins: Baltimore

Niyo: Baltimore

Wojnowski: Baltimore

RECORDS

Rogers: 9-5 last week; 81-73-6 overall; 6-4-1 best bets

Hawkins: 5-9 last week; 75-79-6 overall; 8-3 best bets

Niyo: 9-5 last week; 81-73-6 overall; 8-3 best bets

Wojnowski: 5-9 last week; 78-76-6 overall; 6-4-1 best bets

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