In Week 14, the SportsLine projection model was all over the Cardinals' upset over the Titans, calling underdog Arizona's margin of victory within a single point. It also nailed Carolina's huge victory over Minnesota and Jacksonville's win over the Seahawks that launched the Jags into first place in the AFC South.
Those were three of its correct picks in another solid week, running its overall record to a blistering 37-11 on NFL straight-up picks over the past three weeks. The same model went an amazing 174-80-2 on straight-up NFL picks last season -- better than all 98 experts tracked by NFLPickWatch.com. And it would have won over 96 percent of CBS Office Pools last year.
In Week 15, we can tell you it likes the Rams (+1.5) to keep it within the spread against the Seahawks, or win the game outright. Seattle is only winning 52 percent of simulations, so back the Rams without thinking twice And in a surprise, Jimmy Garoppolo and the 49ers, who are slight favorites over the Titans, not only win, but double the spread.
It also has a strong play for the showdown between the Patriots and Steelers that you absolutely need to see, and predicts that an NFC Super Bowl contender will suffer a crushing loss. Join SportsLine to see which NFL teams are winning more than 50 percent of simulations, plus see which side of the big Steelers-Patriots game you need to be all over and which NFC contender goes down hard, all from the model that would have won 96 percent of football pools last season and is 37-11 on it straight-up picks the last three weeks, and get NFL picks from 16 experts.