Free NFL Picks For Today 10/8/2020
Tampa Bay Buccaneers vs. Chicago Bears Pick Prediction 10/8/2020
Buccaneers at Bears—NFL pick is Tampa Bay Buccaneers -4.5. Buccaneers carry a three game win streak into Chicago with wins by seven points or greater. Tampa Bay doing it on both sides of the field. Defensively they limit opponents to 312 yards per game with 64 rushing for 2.7 per attempt. Past two games Tom Brady has averaged 338 yards passing with four touchdowns per game. Bucs are second best in the league inside the red zone. Bears having issues offensively. The switch to Nick Foles failed to produce positive results as the team fell at home to Indianapolis 19-11 posting only 269 offensive yards. Sixteen rushes for Chicago produced only 28 yards. They have struggled on third down. Buccaneers protecting Brady well and on defense averaging 3.5 sacks per game. Play Tampa Bay -4.5.
Carolina Panthers vs. Atlanta Falcons Pick Prediction 10/11/2020
Panthers at Falcons—NFL free pick is Carolina Panthers +2. Panthers have been competitive in two of their three games. They have won back to back games winning at the Chargers and last week a ten point win against Arizona. Teddy Bridgewater is a capable quarterback. He threw for 340 yards against the Buccaneers and last week against the Cardinals had 276 yards. Their offense has been good on third down. Atlanta is winless. Julio Jones had to leave in the first quarter in their loss to the Packers with a hamstring injury. They lost their free safety to injury. It is a short week for the Falcons after behind held to 16 points at Green Bay on Monday night. Falcons defense surrendering 448 yards per game with 341 passing and 72% completion rate. Atlanta is surrendering 21 points a game in the second half. Play Carolina +2.
Las Vegas Raiders vs. Kansas City Chiefs Pick Prediction 10/11/2020
Raiders at Chiefs—Free pick is Las Vegas Raiders +13.5. Las Vegas is an improved team from a season ago. They have shown the ability to move the football with 376 yards per game. Derek Carr is completing 73.6% of his throws as the team passes for 261 yards per game. Kansas City is allowing 5.3 yards per rush so the Raiders can move the football on the ground. Chiefs are on a short week after beating the Patriots. It is tough facing the Ravens and Patriots in back to back weeks with both games on Monday night. KC offense wasn’t crisp in their win against New England who had to utilize a backup quarterback. Play Raiders +13.5.