Here are my picks for the NFL’s Week 11:
*THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 13*
RJ’s Game Of The Week: New York Jets 6-3 at New England 6-3 – 8:15 PM (Line: New England by 3)
The Jets have the number three scoring offense in the league. The Patriots are 4-1 at home.
RJ’s Pick: New England by 7
*SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 16*
Denver 5-4 at Atlanta 6-3 – 1:00 PM (Line: Atlanta by 6)
The Broncos are in first place in the AFC West, despite having one of the worst defenses in the league. The Falcons are undefeated at home.
RJ’s Pick: Atlanta by 10
Philadelphia 5-4 at Cincinnati 1-8 – 1:00 PM (Line: Philadelphia by 9)
The Eagles have the fourth ranked offense in terms of points scored per game. The Bengals are next to last in points scored per game.
RJ’s Pick: Philadelphia by 15
Chicago 5-4 at Green Bay 4-5 – 1:00 PM (Line: Green Bay by 5.5)
The Bears are 3-0 against division rivals this year. The Packers have dropped two straight.
RJ’s Pick: Chicago by 3
Houston 3-6 at Indianapolis 5-4 – 1:00 PM (Line: Indianapolis by 9)
The Texans are allowing more than 28 points per game, worst in the AFC. The Colts have won two in a row.
RJ’s Pick: Indianapolis by 4
New Orleans 4-5 at Kansas City 1-8 – 1:00 PM (Line: New Orleans by 4.5)
The Saints are the only NFC South team with a losing record. The Chiefs have lost five straight.
RJ’s Pick: New Orleans by 1
Oakland 2-7 at Miami 5-4 – 1:00 PM (Line: Miami by 10.5)
The Raiders are averaging a league-worst 12.6 points scored per game. The Dolphins have won three in a row.
RJ’s Pick: Miami by 6
Baltimore 6-3 at New York Giants 8-1 – 1:00 PM (Line: New York Giants by 6.5)
The Ravens are allowing just 258 yards per game, second fewest in the NFL. The Super Bowl champion Giants have won four straight, and are undefeated at home.
RJ’s Pick: New York Giants by 2
Minnesota 5-4 at Tampa Bay 6-3 – 1:00 PM (Line: Tampa Bay by 4)
The Vikings are just 1-3 on the road this season. The Buccaneers are 4-0 at home.
RJ’s Pick: Tampa Bay by 9
Detroit 0-9 at Carolina 7-2 – 1:00 PM (Line: Carolina by 14)
The Lions are just seven losses away from the worst season in NFL history. The Panthers are 5-0 at home.
RJ’s Pick: Carolina by 30
RJ’s Lame-Game Of The Week: Saint Louis 2-7 at San Francisco 2-7 – 4:05 PM (Line: San Francisco by 4)
The Rams have given up the most points in the NFL. The 49ers have lost six in a row.
RJ’s Pick: Saint Louis by 5
Arizona 6-3 at Seattle 2-7 – 4:05 PM (Line: Arizona by 3.5)
The Cardinals have a four-game lead in the NFC West. The Seahawks will have Matt Hasselbeck back at QB this week.
RJ’s Pick: Seattle by 3
San Diego 4-5 at Pittsburgh 6-3 – 4:15 PM (Line: Pittsburgh by 4)
The Chargers are 1-4 on the road this season. The Steelers are allowing just 240 yards per game, best in the NFL.
RJ’s Pick: Pittsburgh by 11
Tennessee 9-0 at Jacksonville 4-5 – 4:15 PM (Line: Tennessee by 3)
The Titans are giving up just 13 points per game, fewest in the league. The Jaguars are just 1-3 at home.
RJ’s Pick: Tennessee by 13
Dallas 5-4 at Washington 6-3 – 8:15 PM (Line: Dallas by 1.5)
The Cowboys are 2-3 on the road. The Redskins have a top ten defense in each of the major categories.
RJ’s Pick: Washington by 4
*MONDAY, NOVEMBER 17*
Cleveland 3-6 at Buffalo 5-4 – 8:30 PM (Line: Buffalo by 4.5)
The Browns have given up 71 points in their last two games. The Bills have dropped three straight.
RJ’s Pick: Buffalo by 8
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WEEKLY RESULTS (2008):