Free NFL Picks For Today 8/28/2021
Green Bay Packers vs. Buffalo Bills Pick Prediction 8/28/2021
Packers at Bills—NFL pick is Green Bay Packers +9.5. No team in the preseason has been able to cover as a seven point favorite or greater the past eleven seasons. Bills know what they have in Josh Allen and Mitchell Trubisky. It could be the David Webb and Jake Fromm show if the team looks for a third quarterback on their roster of practice squad. When Fromm and Webb saw the bulk of action against the Lions it was only a one point win. Aaron Rodgers wont take snap in preseason. Team want’s better production from Jordan Love and Kurt Benkert as they head into the regular season. 21 points scored in two preseason games, so the Packers need better offensive showing here. Play Green Bay +9.5.
Baltimore Ravens vs. Washington Football Team Pick Prediction 8/28/2021
Ravens at Washington—NFL free pick is Baltimore Ravens -3.5. Won’t get in front of the Ravens in the preseason. They have won 19 straight preseason games covering 18 of those games. Tyler Huntley saw all the snaps last week in their 20-3 win against Carolina. Trace McSorley is dealing with a sore back and looking to be ready by Week 1. Ravens have played good defense in the preseason holding opponents to 277 yards per game with 3.6 per rush. Washington quarterbacks averaging 5.7 yards per pass attempt. Taylor Heinicke, Kyle Allen and Steven Montez and have not impressed in the preseason. Football Team defensive surrendering 145 yards rushing per game for 5.9 per attempt. Play Baltimore -3.5.
Chicago Bears vs. Tennessee Titans Pick Prediction 8/28/2021
Bears at Titans—Free pick is Chicago Bears -3. Tennessee has been hit with COVID including starting quarterback Ryan Tannehill. Titans offense averaging only 255 yards per game. They will utilize backups Logan Woodside and Matt Barkley. Tannehill hasn’t taken a snap in preseason. Bears have named Andy Dalton as Week 1 starter. The battle is between Justin Fields and Nick Foles to serve as the backup to Dalton. Fields has looked good in the preseason and has the mobility to move the chains with his feet. Play Chicago -3.
Tampa Bay Buccaneers vs. Houston Texans Pick Prediction 8/28/2021
Buccaneers at Texans—NFL pick is Houston Texans +4. There is talk that Tom Brady will see some action in their preseason finale along with starters. Issue is when the starters sit. Buccaneers have not looked good in preseason where they are averaging 192 yards per game and only 1.4 yards per rush along with 4.1 per pass attempt. Bucs backup quarterbacks Blaine Gabbert, Kyle Trask and Ryan Griffin have led Tampa Bay to 17 points in two preseason games. Brady has thrown two passes in preseason. Texans have won both preseason games averaging 23 points per game. With question marks being Watson the Texans need production out of Tyrod Taylor, Jeff Driskel and Davis Mills to be ready for Week 1 with a starting quarterback. Texans defense holding opponents to just 2.8 yards per rush on an average 25.5 carries per game. Play Houston +4.
Arizona Cardinals vs. New Orleans Saints Pick Prediction 8/28/2021
Cardinals at Saints—NFL free pick is Arizona Cardinals +3.5. Saints have not been good as a home favorite in the preseason failing to cover nine of eleven after a two point home win to Jacksonville. Jameis Winston named as the starter so no quarterback battle here. Looks like the Taysom Hill, Ian Book and Trevor Siemian show here. Colt McCoy has NFL starting experience as the Arizona backup and Chris Streveler a former CFL quarterback can extend drives with his legs. New Orleans defense is allowing 360 yards per game with 263 passing and 64.1% completion rate. Play Arizona +3.5.
LA Rams vs. Denver Broncos Pick Prediction 8/28/2021
Rams at Broncos—Free pick is LA Rams +9. No team has covered in the preseason laying more than a touchdown past eleven seasons. Rams defense has held up this season holding opponents to 244 yards per game and only 5.4 yards per pass attempt. They are only allowing 15 points per game in the preseason and dropped a one point decision to the Raiders who try and win the preseason. Broncos two big wins in the preseason and now have their finale. There is no more quarterback battle in Denver as Teddy Bridgewater was named the starter. They know what they have with Drew Lock so it could be the Brett Rypien show for Denver. Play LA Rams +9.
LA Chargers vs. Seattle Seahawks Pick Prediction 8/28/2021
Chargers at Seahawks—NFL pick is LA Chargers +5.5. Seattle head coach Pete Carroll told the media he may play starters in the finale. But the Seattle backups have performed poorly in the preseason as offensively they are averaging five points per game and 222 yards of offense. Chargers defense has played well in the preseason limiting opponents to 239 yards and eight points per game as they have covered each one. Chase Daniel and Easton Stick are both battling for the backup job to Herbert. Seahawks defense in the preseason is surrendering 214 yards and 74.6% completion rate. Play LA Chargers +5.5.