Detroit News NFL picks: Week 3

The Detroit News
Golden Tate and the Detroit Lions host the New England Patriots on Sunday night.

Justin Rogers, James Hawkins, John Niyo and Bob Wojnowski of The Detroit News offer their picks against the spread for Week 3 of the NFL season.

New England -6.5 at Detroit

Rogers: New England (best bet)

Hawkins: New England (best bet)

Niyo: Detroit

Wojnowski: New England

NY Jets +3 at Cleveland

Rogers: Cleveland

Hawkins: Cleveland

Niyo: Cleveland

Wojnowski: Cleveland

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Indianapolis +6 at Philadelphia

Rogers: Philadelphia

Hawkins: Philadelphia

Niyo: Philadelphia (best bet)

Wojnowski: Philadelphia

Cincinnati +3 at Carolina

Rogers: Carolina

Hawkins: Carolina

Niyo: Cincinnati

Wojnowski: Carolina

Tennessee +6.5 at Jacksonville

Rogers: Jacksonville

Hawkins: Jacksonville

Niyo: Jacksonville

Wojnowski: Jacksonville

New Orleans +3 at Atlanta

Rogers: Atlanta

Hawkins: New Orleans

Niyo: New Orleans

Wojnowski: New Orleans

Denver +5.5 at Baltimore

Rogers: Baltimore

Hawkins: Baltimore

Niyo: Baltimore

Wojnowski: Baltimore

N.Y. Giants +3.5 at Houston

Rogers: Houston

Hawkins: Houston

Niyo: Houston

Wojnowski: Houston

Oakland +3.5 at Miami

Rogers: Miami

Hawkins: Miami

Niyo: Oakland

Wojnowski: Oakland

Green Bay -3 at Washington

Rogers: Green Bay

Hawkins: Washington

Niyo: Washington

Wojnowski: Washington

Buffalo +16.5 at Minnesota

Rogers: Minnesota

Hawkins: Minnesota

Niyo: Buffalo

Wojnowski: Minnesota

San Francisco +6 at Kansas City

Rogers: Kansas City

Hawkins: Kansas City

Niyo: Kansas City

Wojnowski: Kansas City (best bet)

L.A. Chargers +7 at L.A. Rams

Rogers: L.A. Rams

Hawkins: L.A. Chargers

Niyo: L.A. Rams

Wojnowski: L.A. Chargers

Chicago -4.5 at Arizona

Rogers: Chicago

Hawkins: Chicago

Niyo: Chicago

Wojnowski: Arizona

Dallas +3 at Seattle

Rogers: Seattle

Hawkins: Seattle

Niyo: Dallas

Wojnowski: Seattle

Pittsburgh -2.5 at Tampa Bay

Rogers: Pittsburgh

Hawkins: Tampa Bay

Niyo: Tampa Bay

Wojnowski: Pittsburgh


Rogers: 5-9-2 last week, 13-16-3 overall, 1-1 best bets

Hawkins: 7-7-2 last week, 13-16-3 overall, 2-0 best bets

Niyo: 8-6-2 last week, 16-13-3 overall, 0-2 best bets

Wojnowski: 7-7-2 last week, 15-14-3 overall, 1-1 best bets