Free NFL Picks For Today 10/24/2021
New York Jets vs. New England Patriots Pick Prediction 10/24/2021
Jets at Patriots—NFL pick is New York Jets and New England Patriots under the total of 43 points. In their first meeting the Patriots held the Jets to six points picking off four passes. New York gained only 230 yards on the Falcons last week. Past three games New York putting up only 249 yards with 57 rushing for 3.1 yards per rush. Quarterback Zach Wilson in this period 5.7 yards per pass attempt. Patriots aren’t helping Mac Jones on the ground with a run game averaging 3.8 yards per rush. Both defenses have been good on third down. Play New York and New England under 43.
Cincinnati Bengals vs. Baltimore Ravens Pick Prediction 10/24/2021
Bengals at Ravens—NFL free pick is Cincinnati Bengals +6.5. Bengals have won three of four after a 23 point win at Detroit. Cincinnati defense holding opponents to 331 yards with 3.9 yards per rush and 6.1 per pass attempt. Bengals are healthy. Issue with Ravens has been their pass defense where they surrender 277 yards with 7.1 yards per pass attempt. Injuries have hit the Ravens hard on the defensive side of the football and at running back. Wide receiver Sammy Watkins out. Baltimore starting center and left tackle banged up. Bengals quarterback Joe Burrow completing 70.7% of his passes for 8.9 yards per pass attempt. Play Cincinnati +6.5.
Atlanta Falcons vs. Miami Dolphins Pick Prediction 10/24/2021
Falcons at Dolphins—Free pick is Miami Dolphins +2.5. Tua Tagovailoa returned to the lineup and the team did show better movement of the football with 431 yards and 354 passing yards. They return home to face the Falcons that surrender 244 passing yards, 68.4% completion rate and 7.1 yards per pass attempt. Atlanta generates only 3.7 yards per rush and only 6.1 yards per pass attempt. Falcons gave up 32 to the Eagles, 48 to the Buccaneers and 34 to Washington. Tua second game back from injury will back home team to cover here. Play Miami +2.5.
Kansas City Chiefs vs. Tennessee Titans Pick Prediction 10/24/2021
Chiefs at Titans—NFL pick is Kansas City Chiefs -4. Tough spot for Tennessee beating Buffalo on Monday Night and facing the Chiefs in this spot. Tennessee dealing with injuries to wide receiver Chester Rodgers who is out and Julio Jones questionable. Titans defense is giving up 276 passing yards for 7.7 yards per pass attempt. Tennessee is allowing 4.4 yards per rush and the Chiefs running for 4.9 per run. KC is doing a good job converting third downs at 60.3% and have been strong in the red zone. Play KC -4.
Washington vs. Green Bay Pick Prediction 10/24/2021
Washington at Packers—NFL free pick is Green Bay Packers -8. Green Bay has done a good job of covering against the down teams with wins by 10 to Chicago, 10 to Pittsburgh and 18 to Detroit. Football team in their games against contending teams lost by 18 to KC, 11 to New Orleans and 22 to Buffalo. Washington defense has played poorly surrendering 423 yards with 309 yards passing for 7.7 yards per pass attempt. Rogers against the Lions 9.4 yards per pass attempt and against the Bears 8.5 per attempt throwing six touchdowns and no picks. Packers healthy on offense. Football team dealing with major injuries. Questionable is running back Antonio Gibson. Out is wide out Curtis Samuel plus their starting right guard and right tackle. Packers defense allowing 315 yards with 6.1 yards per pass attempt. Washington quarterback Taylor Heinicke just 6 yards per pass attempt against the Saints and 4.7 per pass attempt last week against the Chiefs. Play Green Bay -8.
Carolina Panthers vs. New York Giants Pick Prediction 10/24/2021
Panthers at Giants—Free pick is New York Giants +3. Carolina is without Christian McCaffrey. The team offense has struggled without McCaffrey as in their past three games averaging 317 yards with quarterback Sam Darnold completing 54.7% and 5.2 yards per pass attempt. The argument is Darnold needed his top running back to put up efficient offensive numbers. Giants have put up better passing numbers in this period with 371 yards and 299 passing for 6.9 yards per pass attempt. New York faced a difficult past two opponents in the Rams and Cowboys. This is a step down in class. Both teams dealing with massive injuries but Panthers offense converting only 27.5% on third down in their past three games. Play New York +3.
Detroit Lions vs. LA Rams Pick Prediction 10/24/2021
Lions at Rams—NFL pick is Detroit Lions +16. Lions an 0-6 team has covered three of their games. This is a desperate team looking for their first win. They have held three of their past four opponents to 24 points or fewer. Rams defense is allowing 259 passing yards with 67.2% completion rate and 43.8% conversion rate on third down. That opens the door for the Lions to get within this number. Play Detroit +16.
Philadelphia Eagles vs. Las Vegas Raiders Pick Prediction 10/24/2021
Eagles at Raiders—NFL free pick is Las Vegas Raiders -2.5. Raiders offense generating 305 yards passing per game. Derek Carr is completing 64.2% of his passes for a career high 8.4 yards per pass attempt. Raiders pass defense has held opponents to 5.9 yards per pass attempt. Jalen Hurts not as efficient under center for the Eagles with 62.5% completion rate for 7.1 per attempted passes. Past two games for Hurts he averaged 5.4 yards per pass against the Panthers and 4.4 last week against the Buccaneers. Play Las Vegas -2.5.
Chicago Bears vs. Tampa Bay Buccaneers Pick Prediction 10/24/2021
Bears at Buccaneers—Free pick is Chicago Bears +13. Tampa Bay dealing with cluster injuries on defense. They will also be without wide receiver Antonio Brown and tight end Rob Gronkowski. Backup to Gronk OJ Howard questionable. Tough to lay double digits with the Buccaneers as they are surrendering 280 passing yards and 70% completion rate. Bears defense holding opponents to 330 yards with 4.1 yards per rush and 7.2 per pass attempt along with 20.7 points per game. Bears defense held the Packers to 24 points and Raiders to nine in recent games. Bears offense past three games have been better than overall average and converting 87.5% inside the red zone. Play Chicago +13.
Houston Texas vs. Arizona Cardinals Pick Prediction 10/24/2021
Texans at Cardinals—NFL pick is Houston Texans and Arizona Cardinals to play under the total of 47.5 points. Davis Mills gets the start for the Texans as Tyrod Taylor not ready yet to get back under center. In his two road starts the Texas were shutout at Buffalo and scored only three points last week at Indianapolis. He is averaging only 5.3 yards per pass attempt on the highway. His running game isn’t helping with an average of 3.3 per rush. Arizona defensively holding opponents to 6.3 yards per pass attempt and 31.3$ conversions rate on third down. Look for Arizona to get up big and milk clock in fourth quarter. Play Houston and Arizona under 47.5.
Indianapolis Colts vs. San Francisco 49ers Pick Prediction 10/24/2021
Colts at 49ers—NFL free pick is Indianapolis Colts +4. Colts have covered three straight as their offense showing improvement under Carson Wentz and running back Jonathan Taylor. Wentz got one of his major weapons back in the passing game last week with the return of TY Hilton in their 31-3 win to Houston. In that three game period Wentz completing 70% of his passes for 9.8 yards per pass attempt. Run game has helped Wentz with 145 yards per game with 5.1 per rush. 49ers carry a three game losing streak as they return from their bye week with two losses coming at home. Rain is in the forecast at 86% chance with high winds. Jimmy Garoppolo expected back under center but completing only 61.9% of his passes at home for 6.7 yards per pass attempt. Team has suffered cluster injuries at running back. They will be without their two defensive tackle and offensive left tackle doubtful. Play Indianapolis +4.