Jacksonville Jaguars vs. Tampa Bay Buccaneers 8/30/2018 Picks Predictions Previews More NFL Picks Predictions Previews Jacksonville Jaguars vs. Tampa Bay Buccaneers—NFL pick is Tampa Bay Buccaneers -1.5. Don’t expect to see much of Blake Bortles in the final preseason game. The backups are Cody Kessler and rookie Tanner Lee from Nebraska. Tampa Bay has moved the football very well in the preseason as the team is averaging 387 yards per game. They are throwing the football 42 times per contest for 315 yards with average completion going for 11.3 yards. Prefer the backup quarterback for the Buccaneers better in Ryan…

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Washington Redskins vs. Baltimore Ravens 8/30/2018 Picks Predictions Previews More NFL Picks Predictions Previews Washington Redskins vs. Baltimore Ravens—Free pick is Washington Redskins +6.5. The Redskins have depth at the quarterback position behind Alex Smith in Colt McCoy and Kevin Hogan. Both has started in the NFL. There was a huge line move in this game because the Ravens win in the preseason. But 6.5 is too many to lay in a preseason game. Robert Griffin III is going to start for Baltimore. Lamar Jackson will likely see action in relief. In the preseason the Redskins are throwing the football…

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Carolina Panthers vs. Pittsburgh Steelers 8/30/2018 Picks Predictions Previews More NFL Picks Predictions Previews Carolina Panthers vs. Pittsburgh Steelers—NFL free pick is Pittsburgh Steelers -2.5. No Cam Newton for the Panthers in the final preseason game. It will be Taylor Heinicke who will get the start at quarterback. Also seeing action could be Garrett Gilbert and Kyle Allen. Carolina is banged up on the offensive line. A big concern has been the play of the Panthers on the defensive side of the football as they are giving up 345 yards per game. Opposing quarterbacks are completing 67.5% of their throws…

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New England Patriots vs. New York Giants 8/30/2018 Picks Predictions Previews More NFL Picks Predictions Previews New England Patriots vs. New York Giants—NFL Pick is New England Patriots +2.5. New England has questions about their wide receiving crew. Julian Edelman will serve a four game suspension. For that reason, I expect New England to throw the football a lot in this final preseason game. Patriots know who their running backs are and what they can do. Brian Hoyer will likely see a lot of action in the final preseason game. Danny Etling could see action and got a lot of…

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Cleveland Browns vs. Detroit Lions 8/30/2018 Picks Predictions Previews More NFL Picks Predictions Previews Cleveland Browns vs. Detroit Lions—NFL pick is Cleveland Browns -2. With Tyrod Taylor the likely starter in week one it will be Baker Mayfield starting at quarterback in the preseason finale. Browns play like they want to win in the preseason. Defensively the team is allowing only 286 yards per game and defending the pass very well. Defensively the Lions are surrendering 325 yards per game in the preseason. Opponents are passing for 218 yards per game with 11.7 yards per completed pass on the Lions…

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New York Jets vs. Philadelphia Eagles 8/30/2018 Picks Predictions Previews More NFL Picks Predictions Previews New York Jets vs. Philadelphia Eagles—Free pick is Philadelphia Eagles +3.5. Jets have not been impressive offensively in the preseason as the team is averaging only 242 yards and 15.3 points per game. Their run game is posting 2.7 per rush. That doesn’t help the quarterbacks. Looks like rookie Sam Darnold gets the start in the preseason finale. A lot of New York media hype but not much substance thus far. Eagles have moved the football better than the Jets with 315 yards per game…

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Indianapolis Colts vs. Cincinnati Bengals 8/30/2018 Picks Predictions Previews More NFL Picks Predictions Previews Indianapolis Colts vs. Cincinnati Bengals—NFL free pick is Cincinnati Bengals -2.5. Looks like Cincinnati is trying to create a winning culture as they are trying to win in the preseason. They have been able to move the football on offense pushing across 381 yards and 25.7 points per game. Like the quarterback rotation better with the Bengals in Matt Barkley, Jeff Driskel and Logan Woodside. Cincinnati is throwing for 293 yards per game with 13.7 yards per completed pass. Colts are running for only 2.5 yards…

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Miami Dolphins vs. Atlanta Falcons 8/30/2018 Picks Predictions Previews More NFL Picks Predictions Previews Miami Dolphins vs. Atlanta Falcons—NFL pick is Miami Dolphins at a pick. Atlanta under head coach Dan Quinn is not about winning in the preseason. All starters will rest. Quinn is showing nothing on offense to their week one opponent the Philadelphia Eagles. Falcons are averaging only 267 yards and 4.9 yards per play in the preseason. Point production has been anemic at 6.7 points per game. Atlanta is only running for 3.1 yards per rush. Miami has shown better production from their ground game putting…

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Oakland Raiders vs. Seattle Seahawks 8/30/2018 Picks Predictions Previews More NFL Picks Predictions Previews Oakland Raiders vs. Seattle Seahawks—NFL free pick is Seattle Seahawks -3. Don’t like the way the Raiders offense is looking. They are putting up only 14.7 points per game in the preseason. Starters won’t play on Thursday. Raiders backup quarterbacks EJ Manuel and Connor Cook have not looked good. Pete Carroll coaches to win preseason games. Seahawks backup Austin Davis has NFL experience. Rookie Alex McGough had five completions for 140 yards last week with a touchdown and pick. Play Seattle Seahawks -3. Oakland Raiders vs….

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Denver Broncos vs. Arizona Cardinals 8/30/2018 Picks Predictions Previews More NFL Picks Predictions Previews Denver Broncos vs. Arizona Cardinals—NFL pick is Denver Broncos +3. Paxton Lynch is playing for his NFL pro football life on Thursday. He has slid to the number three quarterback and is trying to win the backup job. The former first round pick realizes what is on the line for this game on Thursday. Chad Kelly the former Ole Miss quarterback is competing with Lynch. Broncos have moved the football for 330 yards offensively in the preseason. Arizona is only averaging 219 yards of offense per…

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LA Chargers vs. San Francisco 49ers 8/30/2018 Picks Predictions Previews More NFL Picks Predictions Previews LA Chargers vs. San Francisco 49ers—Free pick is LA Chargers +3.5. LA will play some starters in the final preseason game. There is a battle for the backup quarterback position between Cardale Jones and Geno Smith. The former New York Jets first round pick Geno Smith has been accurate in the preseason. 49ers quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo doesn’t figure to play. San Francisco quarterback rotation include C.J. Beathard, Nick Mullens and Jack Heneghan a rookie out of Dartmouth. Prefer the Chargers rotation. Play LA Chargers +3.5….

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Green Bay Packers vs. Kansas City Chiefs 8/30/2018 Picks Predictions Previews More NFL Picks Predictions Previews Green Bay Packers vs. Kansas City Chiefs—NFL free pick is Green Bay Packers +3.5. Andy Reid is a head coach who is not big on winning in the preseason during his career. Packers quarterback rotation included DeShone Kizer and Brett Hundley who have NFL starting experience. Also seeing action will be Tim Boyle. Green Bay wanted nothing to do with the baseball field in Oakland last week. Packers are averaging 343 yards per game offensively in the preseason with 263 passing yardage. KC pass…

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Dallas Cowboys vs. Houston Texans 8/30/2018 Picks Predictions Previews More NFL Picks Predictions Previews Dallas Cowboys vs. Houston Texans—NFL pick is Houston Texans -4. The play of Cowboys backup quarterbacks Cooper Rush and Mike White have not been good this season. Texans have defended better allowing 14.7 points per game in the preseason while the Cowboys have allowed 24 points. Cowboys have been sloppy in the preseason averaging nearly three turnovers per game. Prefer the quarterback rotation for the Texans with NFL experienced quarterback Brandon Weeden and Joe Webb both at home for this preseason finale. Play Houston Texans -4….

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LA Rams vs. New Orleans Saints 8/30/2018 Picks Predictions Previews More NFL Picks Predictions Previews LA Rams vs. New Orleans Saints—Free pick is New Orleans Saints -5.5. LA has not shown much offensively in the preseason. Their offense has been anemic pushing across 211 yards with 15.7 points per game. They are only throwing for 103 yards per game and rushing 3.5 yards per carry. Rams quarterback rotation will be Sean Manion and Brandon Allen who have not been impressive in the preseason. Rams will not play starters. Saints got good at quarterback from backups Taysom Hill and Tom Savage….

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Minnesota Vikings vs. Tennessee Titans 8/30/2018 Picks Predictions Previews More NFL Picks Predictions Previews Minnesota Vikings vs. Tennessee Titans—NFL free pick is Minnesota Vikings -1. Vikings head coach Mike Zimmer tries to win in the preseason. Their quarterbacks are completing 63.8% which is better than the Titans side. Vikings should have success moving the football through the air as the Titans have been atrocious defensively against the pass giving up 312 yards with 12.5 yards per completion. Third string quarterback Kyle Sloter led the Vikings to win against Seattle going 11 of 15 with two touchdowns. Trevor Siemian is may…

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