ET (FOX) NRG Stadium (Houston) As I tweeted Sunday night, this is the check bath and body gift card first desperation matchup of the year.
Chiefs 34, 49ers 28 FPI win projection: KC, 65 percent.
Tennessee's offense simply isn't at full throttle.
Chicago's defense is strong enough over the winless Cardinals.But the Minnesota Vikings defense is one of the best in the league, and numerous players (cornerback Xavier Rhodes, safety Harrison Smith and defensive end Everson Griffen among them) should give Allen and the Bills fits.So even after he spotted every quarterback.F.L.Pick: Vikings win 38-0 and cover the spread.Buffalo Bills at Minnesota Vikings To the Buffalo Bills' credit, they still fought hard after falling behind 28-3 late in the second quarter to the Los Angeles Chargers on Sunday, outscoring the Bolts 17-3 the rest of the way.Barkley: Giants know they are better than 0-2 record Point spread : MIA -3 Matchup quality:.8 (of 100) Paul Gutierrez's pick: As hard as it is to pick the new-look Jon Gruden Raiders to win a game before they show they can close someone.
The former Ohio State star has amassed 23 sacks in the past two years, and without him, the significant edge goes to the Rams.
The Falcons, meanwhile, are the walking wounded, with Andy Levitre, Deion Jones and Keanu Neal on IR, Devonta Freeman dealing with a knee injury and Julio Jones skipping Wednesday's practice with a calf injury.
Who knows, maybe the Bills will force two quick turnovers, one being a scoop-and-score, and go up 13-0 or 17-0.
Among the plot points to watch: Coach Matt Patricia going up against New England after having spent 14 years on the Patriots coaching staff; Josh Gordon, the talented wide receiver, potentially playing for the Patriots despite a hamstring injury that was reportedly part of Clevelands.Take a look: Follow Elliot Harrison on Twitter @HarrisonNFL.Belichick has a sterling record against his former assistants (11-4 and there's no way New England overlooks a winless Detroit team new baby boy flowers and gifts both because of that connection and the double-digit Week 2 loss to Jacksonville.Sure, the story in this game will be the return of former Eagles offensive coordinator (and current Colts head coach) Frank Reich, who played a huge role in Philly's Super Bowl LII win.It's easy to forget in the midst of Mahomes-mania, but so far, the defense has been a problem, ranking 30th in unit efficiency.People tend to like touchdowns and close games, so this.F.L.Last weeks record: 10-6.The reasons are two-fold: 1) When I do pick against Miami, my Twitter timeline blows.My comrade @BaldyNFL broke down the Giants' pass-pro woes, which will be the deciding factor Sunday.The real culprit was the running game, where their backs managed a combined 21 yards on 15 carries.