NFL Week 16 picks with plenty of playoffs spots still up in the air

NFL Week 16 picks with plenty of playoffs spots still up in the air

By Vince Ferrara / @VinceSports

Below are my NFL Week 16 predictions, straight-up and against the spread. You’ll also see the full schedule of games and some tremendous notes on the games, teams and players provided by NFL Communications.

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Week 15 Straight-Up Record: 13-3 (82%)
Week 15 Against The Spread Record: 11-5 (69%)

2021 Season Straight-Up: 130-80 (62%)
2021 Season Against The Spread: 114-96 (54%)
2020 Season Prediction Record Straight-Up: 181-88 (67%)

Miami Dolphins WR Preston Williams / Credit: Miami Dolphins Media Site

WEEK 16 NFL SCHEDULE

(All times Eastern)

Thursday, December 23San Francisco at Tennessee
V-Picks: Titans +3.5; Titans win
NFLN8:20
    
Saturday, December 25Cleveland at Green Bay
V-Picks: Packers -7.5; Green Bay wins
FOX/NFLN
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4:30
Indianapolis at Arizona
V-Picks: Colts +3; Indianapolis wins
NFLN8:15
    
Sunday, December 26Detroit at Atlanta
V-Picks: Falcons -7.5; Atlanta wins
FOX1:00
Tampa Bay at Carolina
V-Picks: Buccaneers -10.5; Tampa Bay wins
FOX1:00
Baltimore at Cincinnati
V-Picks: Bengals -7.5; Cincinnati wins
CBS1:00
Los Angeles Chargers at Houston
V-Picks: Chargers -13; Los Angeles wins
CBS1:00
Los Angeles Rams at Minnesota
V-Picks: Rams -3; Los Angeles wins
FOX1:00
Buffalo at New England
V-Picks: Patriots -1; New England wins
CBS1:00
Jacksonville at New York Jets
V-Picks: Jets -2.5; New York wins
CBS1:00
New York Giants at Philadelphia
V-Picks: Eagles -11; Philadelphia wins
FOX1:00
Chicago at Seattle
V-Picks: Seahawks -7; Seattle wins
FOX4:05
Pittsburgh at Kansas City
V-Picks: Chiefs -10; Kansas City wins
CBS4:25
Denver at Las Vegas
V-Picks: Raiders PK; Las Vegas wins
CBS4:25
Washington at Dallas
V-Picks: Cowboys -10; Dallas wins
NBC8:20
    
Monday, December 27Miami at New Orleans
V-Picks: Dolphins -3; Miami wins
ESPN8:15

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