Free NFL Picks For Today 12/29/2020
Atlanta Falcons vs. Tampa Bay Buccaneers Pick Prediction 1/3/2020
Falcons at Buccaneers—NFL pick is Atlanta Falcons +6.5. Falcons have covered two straight and have been competitive in their games. Past five games margin of victory by the opponent was by five points or fewer. Past two games Matt Ryan averaged 328 yards passing with 73% completion rate. Two weeks ago against the Bucs Ryan threw for 356 yards with three touchdowns and no picks in a four point loss. Tampa Bay has clinched a playoff spot and will be on the road as a Wildcard team next week in the playoffs. With a possible short week ahead if their playoff game falls on a Saturday would not expect the Bucs to try and play for seeding here. Tampa Bay will look for a healthy playoff run and could see reserves inserted here. Play Falcons +6.5.
Minnesota Vikings vs. Detroit Lions Pick Prediction 1/3/2020
Vikings at Lions—NFL free pick is Minnesota Vikings -6.5. Matthew Stafford left his last game with an ankle sprain and with nothing to play for would not expect to see the veteran under center. Vikings are a young defense and will be coached up to finish with a positive ending in 2020. Lions defense has been atrocious. They allowed 47 points and 588 yards to the Buccaneers last week. The previous week surrendered was 46 points and 463 yards to the Titans. In their past three games Vikings running for 5.3 yards per carry. That will open big plays downfield for Minnesota. Play Vikings -6.5.
Dallas Cowboys vs. New York Giants Pick Prediction 1/3/2020
Cowboys at Giants—Free pick is Dallas Cowboys -2.5. With a win and a Washington loss on Sunday night and the Cowboys with the NFC East. Dallas will carry a three game win streak into this game after a 20 point home win to Philadelphia. The offense had a good showing posting 513 yards with a 105 yard rushing performance by Ezekiel Elliot. Andy Dalton comes off a good performance passing for 377 yards hitting on 22 of 30 with three touchdowns and a pick. New York has lost three straight as the offense has failed the team. During this streak the team has averaged only 238 yards and 8.7 points per game giving up fifteen sacks total. New York defense isn’t putting pressure on the quarterback and Andy Dalton with time can do damage. Play Cowboys -2.5.