Free NFL Picks For Today 1/15/2024
Pittsburgh Steelers vs. Buffalo Bills NFL Betting Pick Prediction 1/15/2024
Steelers at Bills—Pittsburgh has healthy starters on offense. TJ Watt is out on defense. Buffalo receiver Gabe Davis is out. On defense a linebacker and corner are questionable. Pittsburgh improved to 10-7 with a 17-10 road win at Baltimore which kept their playoffs hope alive. The Steelers rushed for 155 yards on 39 carries. They allowed 4.2 yards per run to the Ravens with 118 yards passing on 28 attempts. Baltimore rested starters with nothing to play for. Mason Rudolph completed 18 of 20 for 152 yards and a touchdown. He averaged 7.6 yards per pass attempt. The Steelers qualified for the playoffs after the Jaguars lost to the Titans. Buffalo clinched the AFC East crown with their 21-14 road win at Miami. The Bills rushed for 128 yards on 36 carries. They allowed 108 yards rushing to the Dolphins with 167 yards passing on 27 attempts. Buffalo committed three turnovers and took two from the Dolphins. Josh Allen hit 30 of 38 for 359 yards with two touchdowns and two interceptions. He averaged 9.4 yards per pass attempt and rushed for 67 yards.
Pittsburgh under Rudolph was leaning to the run game. Their defense has been outstanding in their past three games, allowing 14.7 points per game. Buffalo has defended well at home by limiting the competition to 14.8 points per game. Cold and there will still be windy conditions in Buffalo. Play Pittsburgh and Buffalo under 38.5.
Philadelphia Eagles vs. Tampa Bay Buccaneers NFL Betting Pick Prediction 1/15/2024
Eagles at Buccaneers—Receiver A.J. Brown is out for Philadelphia. On defense a safety is questionable. Tampa Bay quarterback Baker Mayfield is questionable with ankle and ribs injury. Their defensive starters are healthy. Philadelphia fell to 11-6 with their 27-10 road defeat to the New York Giants. Philadelphia pulled their starting quarterback in the second quarter as it was evident, they were not going to win the NFC East division. Tampa Bay clinched the NFC South division crown with their 9-0 road win at Carolina. The Bucs rushed for 113 yards on 29 carries. They limited the Panthers to 131 yards rushing with 68 yards passing on 18 attempts. Tampa Bay had a +2-turnover margin. Baker Mayfield completed 20 of 32 for 137 yards. He averaged 4.3 yards per pass attempt.
A banged-up Mayfield is a concern here as the Buccaneers rush for 3.4 yards a carry which is 32nd and worst in the NFL. Philadelphia is averaging 2.5 sacks per game. Tampa Bay’s past two offensive performances were not encouraging as they were held to 13 points in a home loss to New Orleans and 9 points at a down Carolina team. Play Philadelphia -3.