*SUNDAY, OCTOBER 31*
Miami 3-3 at Cincinnati 2-4 1:00 PM [ Cincinnati by 2 ]
The Bengals have lost their last three games by a total of 13 points. The Dolphins are undefeated on the road.
-RJ’s Pick: Miami by 3
Jacksonville 3-4 at Dallas 1-5 1:00 PM [ Dallas by 6.5 ]
The Jaguars have allowed 72 points in their last two games, both losses. Jon Kitna will be starting at QB for the Cowboys in place of the injured Tony Romo.
-RJ’s Pick: Dallas by 12
Washington 4-3 at Detroit 1-5 1:00 PM [ Detroit by 2.5 ]
Expect a lot of scoring and a close game.
-RJ’s Pick: Detroit by 6
Buffalo 0-6 at Kansas City 4-2 1:00 PM [ Kansas City by 7.5 ]
Buffalo is the only winless team in the NFL. Kansas City is undefeated at home.
-RJ’s Pick: Kansas City by 13
Carolina 1-5 at Saint Louis 3-4 1:00 PM [ Saint Louis by 3 ]
Carolina’s offense is just terrible. The Rams are 3-1 at home.
-RJ’s Pick: Saint Louis by 7
Green Bay 4-3 at New York Jets 5-1 1:00 PM [ New York Jets by 6 ]
The Jets have won five in a row. The Packers are riddled with injuries.
-RJ’s Pick: New York Jets by 11
Denver 2-5 at San Francisco 1-6 1:00 PM [ San Francisco by 1 ]
This is a tough one to predict because both teams are so bad.
-RJ’s Pick: Denver by 4
Tennessee 5-2 at San Diego 2-5 4:05 PM [ San Diego by 3.5 ]
It’s worth repeating: The Chargers have the best offense and the best defense in terms of yards gained/yards allowed per game. It’s hard to believe they are 2-5. The Titans have scored the most points in the league.
-RJ’s Pick: San Diego by 1
Tampa Bay 4-2 at Arizona 3-3 4:15 PM [ Arizona by 3 ]
Neither team can score, but Tampa Bay has the superior defense.
-RJ’s Pick: Tampa Bay by 2
Minnesota 2-4 at New England 5-1 4:15 PM [ New England by 5 ]
No matter who starts at QB for the Vikings, the Patriots should win.
-RJ’s Pick: New England by 9
Seattle 4-2 at Oakland 3-4 4:15 PM [ Oakland by 2.5 ]
If the Raiders can run the ball, they’ll win. And if Seattle can stop the run, they’ll win.
-RJ’s Pick: Oakland by 8
Pittsburgh 5-1 at New Orleans 4-3 8:20 PM [ Pick ‘em ]
Must-see Sunday Night Football.
-RJ’s Pick: New Orleans by 3
*MONDAY, NOVEMBER 1*
Houston 4-2 at Indianapolis 4-2 8:30 PM [ Indianapolis by 5.5 ]
Both teams have excellent offenses, but Houston’s defense is simply awful.
-RJ’s Pick: Indianapolis by 10
(Bye Week Teams: Atlanta, Chicago, Cleveland, New York Giants, Philadelphia, Baltimore)
If you’re interested, here is the full list of Danny Sheridan’s odds.