Detroit News NFL picks: Week 16

The Detroit News

Justin Rogers, James Hawkins, John Niyo and Bob Wojnowski of The Detroit News offer their predictions against the spread for Week 16 of the NFL season.

Detroit +6 at Denver

Rogers: Denver

Hawkins: Denver

Niyo: Denver

Wojnowski: Denver

The Lions will take on the Denver Broncos on Sunday, trying to snap a seven-game losing streak.

Houston -1 at Tampa Bay

Rogers: Houston

Hawkins: Houston

Niyo: Houston

Wojnowski: Houston

More: Sean Murphy-Bunting is Bucs’ hero during ‘big family reunion’ in Detroit

Buffalo +6.5 at New England

Rogers: New England (best bet)

Hawkins: New England

Niyo: New England

Wojnowski: New England

L.A. Rams +6 at San Francisco

Rogers: San Francisco

Hawkins: San Francisco

Niyo: San Francisco (best bet)

Wojnowski: San Francisco (best bet)

Oakland +5.5 at L.A. Chargers

Rogers: L.A. Chargers

Hawkins: L.A. Chargers

Niyo: Oakland

Wojnowski: Oakland

Jacksonville +7 at Atlanta

Rogers: Atlanta

Hawkins: Atlanta

Niyo: Atlanta

Wojnowski: Atlanta

New Orleans -2 at Tennessee

Rogers: New Orleans

Hawkins: Tennessee

Niyo: New Orleans

Wojnowski: Tennessee

More: Monday's NFL: Brees sets NFL all-time TD mark as Saints crush Colts

N.Y. Giants +2.5 at Washington

Rogers: Washington

Hawkins: N.Y. Giants

Niyo: N.Y. Giants

Wojnowski: N.Y. Giants

Pittsburgh -3 at N.Y. Jets

Rogers: Pittsburgh

Hawkins: N.Y. Jets

Niyo: Pittsburgh

Wojnowski: Pittsburgh

Cincinnati +1.5 at Miami

Rogers: Miami

Hawkins: Miami

Niyo: Miami

Wojnowski: Cincinnati

Carolina +6.5 at Indianapolis

Rogers: Indianapolis

Hawkins: Indianapolis

Niyo: Carolina

Wojnowski: Indianapolis

Baltimore -9 at Cleveland

Rogers: Baltimore

Hawkins: Baltimore

Niyo: Baltimore

Wojnowski: Baltimore

Dallas -2.5 at Philadelphia

Rogers: Dallas

Hawkins: Philadelphia

Niyo: Dallas

Wojnowski: Dallas

Arizona +9.5 at Seattle

Rogers: Seattle

Hawkins: Seattle

Niyo: Seattle

Wojnowski: Seattle

Kansas City -5 at Chicago

Rogers: Kansas City

Hawkins: Kansas City (best bet)

Niyo: Kansas City

Wojnowski: Kansas City

Green Bay +4 at Minnesota

Rogers: Minnesota

Hawkins: Green Bay

Niyo: Green Bay

Wojnowski: Green Bay


Rogers: 10-5-1 last week, 100-118-6 overall, 9-5-1 best bets

Hawkins: 10-5-1 last week, 102-116-6 overall, 7-7-1 best bets

Niyo: 8-7-1 last week, 109-109-6 overall, 11-4 best bets

Wojo: 10-5-1 last week, 113-105-6 overall, 9-6 best bets