Detroit News NFL picks: Week 8

The Detroit News
Kerryon Johnson and the Detroit Lions are favored against the Seattle Seahawks.

Justin Rogers, James Hawkins, John Niyo and Bob Wojnowski of The Detroit News offer their picks against the spread for Week 8 of the NFL season.

Seattle +2.5 at Detroit

Rogers: Detroit

Hawkins: Detroit

Niyo: Detroit

Wojnowski: Detroit

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Miami +7.5 at Houston

Rogers: Houston

Hawkins: Miami

Niyo: Houston

Wojnowski: Miami

Philadelphia -3 at Jacksonville

Rogers: Philadelphia

Hawkins: Philadelphia

Niyo: Philadelphia

Wojnowski: Philadelphia

Cleveland +7.5 at Pittsburgh

Rogers: Pittsburgh

Hawkins: Cleveland

Niyo: Pittsburgh

Wojnowski: Cleveland

Denver +8.5 at Kansas City

Rogers: Kansas City

Hawkins: Kansas City (best bet)

Niyo: Kansas City (best bet)

Wojnowski: Kansas City

N.Y. Jets +6.5 at Chicago

Rogers: Chicago

Hawkins: Chicago

Niyo: Chicago

Wojnowski: Chicago

Washington -1 at N.Y. Giants

Rogers: Washington

Hawkins: N.Y. Giants

Niyo: Washington

Wojnowski: N.Y. Giants

Tampa Bay +6 at Cincinnati

Rogers: Cincinnati

Hawkins: Cincinnati

Niyo: Cincinnati

Wojnowski: Cincinnati (best bet)

Baltimore at Carolina (even)

Rogers: Carolina

Hawkins: Carolina

Niyo: Baltimore

Wojnowski: Baltimore

Indianapolis -1.5 at Oakland

Rogers: Indianapolis

Hawkins: Indianapolis

Niyo: Indianapolis

Wojnowski: Indianapolis

San Francisco at Arizona (even)

Rogers: Arizona

Hawkins: San Francisco

Niyo: San Francisco

Wojnowski: Arizona

Green Bay +8.5 at L.A. Rams

Rogers: L.A. Rams

Hawkins: L.A. Rams

Niyo: L.A. Rams

Wojnowski: Green Bay

New Orleans +2.5 at Minnesota

Rogers: Minnesota

Hawkins: Minnesota

Niyo: Minnesota

Wojnowski: Minnesota

New England -13 at Buffalo

Rogers: New England (best bet)

Hawkins: New England

Niyo: New England

Wojnowski: New England


Rogers: 7-6-1 last week, 49-50-8 overall, 4-2-1 best bets

Hawkins: 7-6-1 last week, 49-50-8 overall, 5-2 best bets

Niyo: 7-6-1 last week, 52-47-8 overall, 3-4 best bets

Wojnowski: 7-6-1 last week, 59-40-8 overall, 5-2 best bets