Detroit News NFL picks: Week 1

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Quarterback Matthew Stafford (9) and the Lions will open the regular season on the road against the Cardinals.

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

Detroit -2.5 at Arizona

Rogers: Detroit

Hawkins: Detroit

Niyo: Detroit

Wojo: Detroit

Green Bay +3 at Chicago

Rogers: Chicago

Hawkins: Chicago

Niyo: Chicago

Wojo: Chicago

Atlanta +4.5 at Minnesota

Rogers: Minnesota

Hawkins: Minnesota

Niyo: Minnesota

Wojo: Atlanta

Washington +8.5 at Philadelphia

Rogers: Philadelphia

Hawkins: Philadelphia

Niyo: Philadelphia

Wojo: Philadelphia

Buffalo +3 at N.Y. Jets

Rogers: N.Y. Jets

Hawkins: N.Y. Jets

Niyo: N.Y. Jets

Wojo: N.Y. Jets

Baltimore -6.5 at Miami

Rogers: Baltimore

Hawkins: Baltimore

Niyo: Baltimore (best bet)

Wojo: Miami

San Francisco +1 at Tampa Bay

Rogers: Tampa Bay

Hawkins: Tampa Bay (best bet)

Niyo: Tampa Bay

Wojo: Tampa Bay

Kansas City -4 at Jacksonville

Rogers: Kansas City

Hawkins: Kansas City

Niyo: Kansas City

Wojo: Kansas City (best bet)

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Tennessee +5.5 at Cleveland

Rogers: Cleveland

Hawkins: Cleveland

Niyo: Cleveland

Wojo: Cleveland

L.A. Rams -3 at Carolina

Rogers: L.A. Rams

Hawkins: L.A. Rams

Niyo: Carolina

Wojo: Carolina

Cincinnati +9.5 at Seattle

Rogers: Seattle

Hawkins: Seattle

Niyo: Seattle

Wojo: Seattle

Indianapolis +6.5 at L.A. Chargers

Rogers: L.A. Chargers

Hawkins: L.A. Chargers

Niyo: L.A. Chargers

Wojo: Indianapolis

N.Y. Giants +7 at Dallas

Rogers: Dallas

Hawkins: Dallas

Niyo: Dallas

Wojo: N.Y. Giants

Pittsburgh +6 at New England

Rogers: New England (best bet)

Hawkins: New England

Niyo: New England

Wojo: Pittsburgh

Houston +7 at New Orleans

Rogers: New Orleans

Hawkins: New Orleans

Niyo: New Orleans

Wojo: Houston

Denver PK at Oakland

Rogers: Oakland

Hawkins: Oakland

Niyo: Oakland

Wojo: Denver