Detroit News NFL picks: Week 17

The Detroit News

Justin Rogers, Rod Beard, John Niyo and Bob Wojnowski of The Detroit News offer their predictions against the spread for Week 17 of the 2020 NFL season.

Minnesota -3.5 at Detroit

Rogers: Minnesota

Beard: Minnesota (best bet)

Niyo: Minnesota

Wojnowski: Minnesota

Quarterback Kirk Cousins (center) and the Vikings take on the Lions on Sunday at Ford Field in Detroit.

Washington +4 at Philadelphia

Rogers: Philadelphia

Beard: Philadelphia

Niyo: Washington

Wojnowski: Washington

Jacksonville +12.5 at Indianapolis

Rogers: Indianapolis

Beard: Jacksonville

Niyo: Indianapolis

Wojnowski: Indianapolis

Green Bay -4 at Chicago

Rogers: Green Bay

Beard: Green Bay

Niyo: Green Bay

Wojnowski: Green Bay

Dallas +2.5 at N.Y. Giants

Rogers: N.Y. Giants

Beard: Dallas

Niyo: Dallas

Wojnowski: Dallas

Pittsburgh +3.5 at Cleveland

Rogers: Cleveland

Beard: Pittsburgh

Niyo: Pittsburgh

Wojnowski: Cleveland (best bet)

Tennessee -4 at Houston

Rogers: Tennessee

Beard: Tennessee

Niyo: Tennessee (best bet)

Wojnowski: Tennessee

New Orleans -6 at Carolina

Rogers: New Orleans

Beard: New Orleans

Niyo: New Orleans

Wojnowski: New Orleans

N.Y. Jets +7.5 at New England

Rogers: New England

Beard: N.Y. Jets

Niyo: N.Y. Jets

Wojnowski: N.Y. Jets

Atlanta +7 at Tampa Bay

Rogers: Tampa Bay

Beard: Tampa Bay

Niyo: Tampa Bay

Wojnowski: Atlanta

Baltimore -13.5 at Cincinnati

Rogers: Baltimore

Beard: Cincinnati

Niyo: Baltimore

Wojnowski: Baltimore

Miami +3.5 at Buffalo

Rogers: Buffalo

Beard: Buffalo

Niyo: Buffalo

Wojnowski: Miami

L.A. Chargers +1.5 at Kansas City

Rogers: Kansas City (best bet)

Beard: Kansas City

Niyo: Kansas City

Wojnowski: Kansas City

Seattle -6.5 at San Francisco

Rogers: Seattle

Beard: Seattle

Niyo: Seattle

Wojnowski: Seattle

Las Vegas +2 at Denver

Rogers: Denver

Beard: Denver

Niyo: Denver

Wojnowski: Las Vegas

Arizona +4 at L.A. Rams

Rogers: L.A. Rams

Beard: L.A. Rams

Niyo: Arizona

Wojnowski: Arizona


Rogers: 9-7 last week, 117-114-8 overall, 7-9 best bets

Beard: 9-7 last week, 119-112-8 overall, 8-8 best bets

Niyo: 8-8 last week, 122-109-8 overall, 9-7 best bets

Wojo: 10-6 last week, 108-123-8 overall, 6-10 best bets