Free NFL Picks For Today 8/22/2019
Cleveland Browns vs. Tampa Bay Buccaneers Pick Prediction 8/23/2019
Browns at Buccaneers—NFL pick is Cleveland Browns -3. In this Week 3 dress rehearsal game the starters will play deep into the third quarter. Cleveland has shown that they care to win in the preseason. Browns defense have allowed an average of 14 points per game in their two games this preseason. Tampa Bay defensively looked poor when they faced Pittsburgh in their opener giving up 30 points and 479 offensive yards. Baker Mayfield sat last week in the Browns 21-18 win at Cleveland. His backups Garret Gilbert had two touchdown passes and David Blough added a TD pass in the win. Bruce Arians has limited Jameis Winston in the preseason games. The backups are Blaine Gabbert and Ryan Griffin. Wide receiver Mike Evans will not play. Play Cleveland Browns -3.
Buffalo Bills vs. Detroit Lions Pick Prediction 8/23/2019
Bills at Lions—NFL free pick is Detroit Lions +1.5. Buffalo has won both of their preseason games. They are on back to back road games. They did catch Carolina last week who sat Cam Newton. Detroit has faced two good offensive teams in the preseason in the Patriots and Texans. There is pressure for head coach Mike Patricia to have a good showing in this game after their defense was atrocious the first two games. Detroit drafted a lot of defensive players in the draft. Lions prepare for this dress rehearsal game coming off two bad losses. They bring the intensity into this game versus a Bills team with two wins traveling. Matt Barkley and Tyree Jackson back up Josh Allen. Bills are dealing with injuries to their offensive line. Matthew Stafford has not played in the preseason. There is no joint practice this week for Detroit so expect Stafford to play. Play Detroit Lions +1.5.