Free NFL Picks For Today 1/13/2024
Cleveland Browns vs. Houston Texans NFL Betting Pick Prediction 1/13/2024
Browns at Texans—Cleveland receiver Cedric Tillman is out with their center questionable. On defense a corner and safety are questionable. Houston receivers Brown and Woods are questionable with their fullback also questionable. On defense their entire front four are questionable. Cleveland rested starters last week as they were locked into their seed. They finished at 11-6 on the year and finished behind the Ravens in the AFC North. Houston improved to 10-7 after their 23-19 road win to Indianapolis. The win gave the Texans a playoff spot as a loss would eliminate them. With the Jaguars loss on Sunday, it gave the Texans the AFC South title. Houston rushed for 60 yards on 28 carries. They allowed 227 yards rushing to the Colts with 133 yards passing on 24 attempts. C.J. Stroud completed 20 of 26 passes for 264 yards and two touchdowns. He averaged 10.2 yards per pass attempt.
Cleveland on the road is allowing 29.6 points per game. The Texans defend the pass poorly by allowing 67.6% completions with 10.4 yards per completion and 7 yards per pass attempt. Away from home the Browns are allowing 4.7 yards per run with 11.2 yards per completion and 6.7 yards per pass attempt. The Texans are banged up on the defensive line and that is a concern here. Joe Flacco with the Browns is getting the ball downfield by averaging 7.9 yards per pass attempt and has playoff experience. Indoor conditions with a retractable roof are ideal for scoring. Play Cleveland and Houston over 44.5.
Miami Dolphins vs. Kansas City Chiefs NFL Betting Pick Prediction 1/7/2024
Dolphins at Chiefs—Running back Raheem Mostert and receiver Jaylen Waddle are questionable for Miami. On defense a corner is out, and both safeties are questionable. Kansas City receiver Toney is questionable. Their defensive starters are healthy. Miami comes off the 21-14 home defeat to Buffalo. The loss cost the Dolphins a division title. They had clinched a playoff spot entering the game. Miami rushed for 108 yards on 20 carries. They allowed 128 yards rushing to the Bills with 345 yards passing on 38 attempts. Miami had two turnovers and took three away from the Bills. Tua Tagovailoa completed 17 of 27 for 173 yards with a touchdown and two interceptions. He averaged 6.4 yards per pass attempt. With the AFC Wes title clinched, the Chiefs rested starters last week.
Brutal conditions are forecasted with temperatures of about 0 degrees with 15-20 mile per hour winds. The Dolphins defense is the concern here as in their past three games they allowed 434 yards and 32.3 points per game. KC at home is allowing 16.3 points and 273 yards per game. The Kansas City defense is in better health and much better form. Play Kansas City -4.5.