NFL 2015 Picks Week 17: Expert Analysis and Betting Strategies
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For Week 17 in the NFL, 11 games feature a playable against-the-spread opinion, while two over/under plays are "normal" or better play (greater than 57% to cover the total). Last week, "normal" or better totals went 2-0 (100% O/U). On the season, all "normal" or better side and total plays are 34-25 (58% ATS and O/U), while all against-the-spread picks are 132-102 (56% ATS).
|302||1:00 PM||NYJ @ BUF||Boxscore||Breakdown||CBS, DirecTV: 711||Analyze||Live|
|304||4:25 PM||TB @ CAR||Boxscore||Breakdown||FOX, DirecTV: 706||Analyze||Live|
|306||1:00 PM||NE @ MIA||Boxscore||Breakdown||CBS, DirecTV: 717||Analyze||Live|
|308||1:00 PM||BAL @ CIN||Boxscore||Breakdown||FOX, DirecTV: 712||Analyze||Live|
|310||1:00 PM||NO @ ATL||Boxscore||Breakdown||FOX, DirecTV: 705||Analyze||Live|
|312||1:00 PM||JAC @ HOU||Boxscore||Breakdown||CBS, DirecTV: 714||Analyze||Live|
|314||1:00 PM||PIT @ CLE||Boxscore||Breakdown||CBS, DirecTV: 713||Analyze||Live|
|316||4:25 PM||OAK @ KC||Boxscore||Breakdown||CBS, DirecTV: 716||Analyze||Live|
|318||1:00 PM||TEN @ IND||Boxscore||Breakdown||CBS, DirecTV: 715||Analyze||Live|
|320||1:00 PM||WAS @ DAL||Boxscore||Breakdown||FOX, DirecTV: 708||Analyze||Live|
|322||1:00 PM||DET @ CHI||Boxscore||Breakdown||FOX, DirecTV: 707||Analyze||Live|
|324||1:00 PM||PHI @ NYG||Boxscore||Breakdown||FOX, DirecTV: 710||Analyze||Live|
|326||8:30 PM||MIN @ GB||Boxscore||Breakdown||NBC||Analyze||Live|
|328||4:25 PM||SD @ DEN||Boxscore||Breakdown||CBS, DirecTV: 718||Analyze||Live|
|330||4:25 PM||STL @ SF||Boxscore||Breakdown||CBS||Analyze||Live|
|332||4:25 PM||SEA @ ARI||Boxscore||Breakdown||FOX, DirecTV: 719||Analyze||Live|
12/28/2015 Highlight: Using the ResultsFinder for the week of December 21st-27th, one finds that all "normal" or better (greater than 57% confidence to cover) over/under football picks for the week went 3-0 (100% O/U) in the NFL and college football bowls, while playable totals went 12-6 (67% O/U). NFL against-the-spread picks also went 9-7 (56% ATS) and are 131-102 (56% ATS) picking every game on the year. The regular season is coming to an end and the playoffs are just around the corner. All-time, NFL Playoff against-the-spread picks are 41-14 (75% ATS).
Value can be found in the bowls leading up to the College Football Playoffs. With another profitable week with totals, all playable over/under bowl picks all-time are 72-54 (57% O/U). Also, Locks of the Bowl season are 5-0-1 ATS (100%) all-time on the site. The Lock of the Bowl season this year takes place on 1/2/2016.
In the NBA, all "normal" or better against-the-spread and over/under picks combined to go 4-3 (57% ATS and O/U) last week and all playable picks went 34-29 (54% ATS and O/U). In college basketball over the last week, all playable against-the-spread plays went 35-29 (55% ATS). Finally, in hockey, all "normal" or better NHL money-line picks went 2-0 (100% ML).