Free NFL Picks For Today 9/24/2019
Philadelphia Eagles vs. Green Bay Packers Pick Prediction 9/26/2019
Eagles at Packers—NFL pick is Green Bay Packers -4.5. Packers move to 3-0. They have wins by 7 at Chicago, 5 home to Minnesota and by 11 last week in a home win to Denver. Green Bay defense has been good holding opponents to 328 yards and 12 points per game. Philadelphia is dealing with injuries to key playmakers in DeSean Jackson, JJ Arcega Whiteside and Alshon Jeffery. The Eagles pass defense has struggled by allowing 293 yards per game with 63% completion rate. Packers offense second in the NFL in the red zone and fourth best on defense. Home teams have performed well on Thursday nights. Packers have covered five of six against Green Bay. Play Green Bay -4.5.
Cleveland Browns vs. Baltimore Ravens Pick Prediction 9/29/2019
Browns at Ravens—NFL free pick is Cleveland Browns +7. Cleveland has put good defensive performances in win on the road to the Jets and at home to the Rams in defeat. They are doing a great job of getting off the field sitting fourth in the NFL on third down. Cleveland has covered two straight against the Ravens. Baltimore couldn’t separate enough from Arizona in a week two 23-17 win and dropped a 33-28 decision at KC last week. They did allow over 300 yards passing to the Cardinals. On the season the Ravens defense is allowing 290 yards passing per game. Play Cleveland +7.
Carolina Panthers vs. Houston Texans Pick Prediction 9/29/2019
Panthers at Texans—Free pick Carolina Panthers +5. Under quarterback Kyle Allen the Panthers were able to showcase their talent in the passing game. Many had speculated the Panthers were a one man offense behind Christian McCaffrey. With the passing game working, McCaffrey was able to produce 153 rushing yards. Kyle Allen in his first start hit on 19 of 26 for 261 yards and four touchdowns. Panthers were good defensively holding the Cardinals to 248 yards. Texan got past an injury riddled LA Chargers team last week. Prior to that were close decisions in a two point loss at New Orleans and by one at home to Jacksonville. On the season the Panthers defense is holding teams to 295 yards of offense. Tight end Greg Olson is becoming a reliable target again with Allen at quarterback. Texans pass defense surrendering 277 yards per game with 70% completion rate. Play Carolina +5.
LA Chargers vs. Miami Dolphins Pick Prediction 9/29/2019
Chargers at Dolphins—NFL pick is LA Chargers -16. LA Chargers a talented team can not take this win for granted sitting at 1-2. They are moving the football for 408 yards with 297 in the passing game with 66% completion rate. Miami falls to 0-3 with a 31-6 defeat at Dallas. Miami has scored no greater than ten points in any one game this season. Dolphins offense producing only 222 yards per game while the defense allowing 499 yards with 291 passing and 72% completion rate. Chargers receivers Keenan Allen, Mike Williams and Travis Benjamin will have big games against this Dolphins secondary. Miami 32nd and lost on offense on third down and 31st on defense. Opposing offense converting 75% of the time inside the red zone. Play LA Chargers -16.
New England Patriots vs. Buffalo Bills Pick Prediction 9/29/2019
Patriots at Bills—NFL free pick New England Patriots -7. New England has had success against Buffalo with five straight wins with four covers. New England in their past seventeen trips to Buffalo has covered fourteen. New England has been outstanding defensively by allowing 199 yards and 5.7 points per game. Buffalo couldn’t get enough separation to cover last week in a 21-17 win at home to Cincinnati behind a poor second half. Bills face their biggest test after picking up wins to the Giants, Jets and Bengals. New England is loaded with weapons in the backfield and receiver position. Patriots defense best in the NFL on third down and red zone. Bills defense last in the league in the red zone. Team loses their defensive tackle Harrison Phillips with a torn ACL. Buffalo has struggled putting two good halves of football together. Play New England -7.
Tennessee Titans vs. Atlanta Falcons Pick Prediction 9/29/2019
Titans at Falcons—Free pick Atlanta Falcons -4. Tennessee is dealing with injuries to their offensive line. Marcus Mariota was sacked nine times in the Titans 20-7 defeat at Jacksonville. Team is throwing for only 194 yards per game. Atlanta’s passing game gets upgraded at home. They do a better job throwing the football with 295 yards per game with 72% completion rate. Defensively Tennessee is 30th in red zone. Falcons top third in the league offensively on third down and red zone. Julio Jones, Mohammad Sanu and Calvin Ridley shine at home in this spot against an AFC team that sees Atlanta only once every four years. Play Atlanta -4.
Oakland Raiders vs. Indianapolis Colts Pick Prediction 9/29/2019
Raiders at Colts—NFL pick is Indianapolis Colts -7. Colts sit at 2-1 after their home win to the Falcons. Indianapolis quarterback Jacoby Brissett has been accurate with a 72% completion rate. Had they won the overtime toss in Week 1 at the Chargers the result could have been different. Back to back road games for Oakland. Team has lost two straight after their 34-14 defeat at Minnesota. Raiders defense allowing 405 yards per game with 292 passing with 69% completion rate. Behind Marlon Mack the Colts have a superb running game that generates 150 yards per game with 4.9 yards per rush. That run game can set up nice gains in play action. In their home opener the Colts had 310 yards passing as Jacoby Brissett went 28 of 37 with two touchdowns. Indianapolis has been good at extending drives sitting fourth offensively on third down. Defensively Raiders don’t get off the field ranking 29th on third down. Play Indianapolis -7