Detroit News staff NFL picks: Week 18

The Detroit News

Justin Rogers, James Hawkins, John Niyo and Bob Wojnowski of The Detroit News offer their predictions for Week 18 of the NFL season. All picks made against the spread.

Green Bay -11 at Detroit

Rogers: Detroit

Hawkins: Detroit

Niyo: Detroit

Wojnowski: Detroit

Lions running back D'Andre Swift is upended by the Green Bay Packers' Darnell Savage in the second quarter of the teams' first meeting this season.

Chicago +6 at Minnesota

Rogers: Minnesota

Hawkins: Minnesota

Niyo: Minnesota

Wojnowski: Chicago

New England -2.5 at Miami

Rogers: Miami

Hawkins: New England

Niyo: New England

Wojnowski: New England

Indianapolis -9.5 at Jacksonville

Rogers: Jacksonville

Hawkins: Indianapolis

Niyo: Indianapolis

Wojnowski: Indianapolis

N.Y. Jets +17 at Buffalo

Rogers: Buffalo

Hawkins: N.Y. Jets

Niyo: Buffalo

Wojnowski: N.Y. Jets

Carolina +16.5 at Tampa Bay

Rogers: Tampa Bay

Hawkins: Tampa Bay

Niyo: Tampa Bay

Wojnowski: Carolina

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Tennessee -9.5 at Houston

Rogers: Houston

Hawkins: Tennessee

Niyo: Tennessee (best bet)

Wojnowski: Tennessee

Washington -4 at N.Y. Giants

Rogers: N.Y. Giants

Hawkins: Washington

Niyo: Washington

Wojnowski: Washington

New Orleans -3.5 at Atlanta

Rogers: Atlanta

Hawkins: Atlanta

Niyo: New Orleans

Wojnowski: New Orleans

Dallas -3.5 at Philadelphia

Rogers: Philadelphia

Hawkins: Dallas

Niyo: Dallas

Wojnowski: Philadelphia

Pittsburgh +6 at Baltimore

Rogers: Baltimore

Hawkins: Baltimore

Niyo: Pittsburgh

Wojnowski: Pittsburgh

Cincinnati +1.5 at Cleveland

Rogers: Cleveland

Hawkins: Cincinnati

Niyo: Cincinnati

Wojnowski: Cincinnati

Seattle +5.5 at Arizona

Rogers: Arizona

Hawkins: Arizona

Niyo: Arizona

Wojnowski: Arizona (best bet)

Kansas City -3.5 at Denver

Rogers: Kansas City (best bet)

Hawkins: Kansas City (best bet)

Niyo: Kansas City

Wojnowski: Kansas City

San Francisco +6 at L.A. Rams

Rogers: L.A. Rams

Hawkins: L.A. Rams

Niyo: L.A. Rams

Wojnowski: San Francisco

L.A. Chargers -2.5 at Las Vegas

Rogers: Las Vegas

Hawkins: L.A. Chargers

Niyo: L.A. Chargers

Wojnowski: L.A. Chargers

Records

Rogers: 12-4 last week, 122-130-4 overall, 11-6 best bets

Hawkins: 11-5 last week, 124-128-4 overall, 9-8 best bets

Niyo: 8-8 last week, 134-118-4 overall, 12-5 best bets

Wojnowski: 11-5 last week, 137-115-4 overall, 9-8 best bets