Prisco’s Week 12 NFL picks: Tom Brady, Bucs win third in a row; Titans get revenge on Bengals

It lastly occurred. I had a good week in all three areas of selecting video games.

I went 4-2 with my finest bets as a part of the Pick Six podcast, 11-3 straight up and 7-5-2 in opposition to the unfold in my skilled picks.

That raises my finest wager file to 38-25-2, which I’m glad about. The straight-up file is now 95-69 and the ATS file is 74-82-8. The final one must get again up over .500, so that is the objective for the subsequent few weeks.

Let’s hope the vacation week is sweet to me, beginning with a sweep on Thanksgiving in video games that function groups with some spectacular information.

Thursday, 12:30 pm ET (CBS, Paramount+)

(*12*)Featured Game | Detroit Lions vs. Buffalo Bills

This has the makings of a recreation with a lot of offense. Both groups can rating, however the Bills can actually rating. They will put up a massive quantity right here as Josh Allen wins a second straight recreation in Detroit after beating the Browns final week in the identical constructing. The observe is quick and the Bills can fly. The Lions will not sustain.

Pick: Bills 40, Lions 23

Thursday, 4:30 pm ET (Fox, FuboTV)

(*12*)Featured Game | Dallas Cowboys vs. New York Giants

The Giants are coming off of a horrible exhibiting at dwelling in opposition to the Lions, which implies they could have been looking forward to this one. The Cowboys righted issues in their blowout victory over the Vikings. The protection dominated, and it’ll dominate right here as effectively. The Giants are too restricted on offense.

Pick: Cowboys 31, Giants 14

Thursday, 8:20 pm ET (NBC, FuboTV)

The Vikings have been embarrassed Sunday at dwelling, getting blown out by the Cowboys. They will bounce again and play higher right here. The New England offense is struggling, however the protection is taking part in effectively. Even so, I believe the Vikings will reply on offense in this one to win it. The Patriots offense is dangerous.

Pick: Vikings 24, Patriots 14

Sunday, 1 pm ET (Fox, FuboTV)

(*12*)Featured Game | Carolina Panthers vs. Denver Broncos

This is the canine recreation of the week with two horrible offenses. First one to 10 wins? Denver has the higher protection, however at dwelling I believe the Panthers will discover a solution to win this one. Denver continues to battle.

Pick: Panthers 17, Broncos 13

Sunday, 1 pm ET (Fox, FuboTV)

(*12*)Featured Game | Cleveland Browns vs. Tampa Bay Buccaneers

The Bucs come off the bye in first place and seemingly able to get their season going as they anticipated. They are getting more healthy, and that can matter down the stretch, beginning right here in this one. The Browns are dangerous on protection, so search for Tom Brady to have a stable day. The Browns working recreation is proscribed. Bucs take it.

Pick: Bucs 30, Browns 17

Sunday, 1 pm ET (CBS, Paramount+)

(*12*)Featured Game | Jacksonville Jaguars vs. Baltimore Ravens

The Jaguars come off their bye with a powerful dwelling recreation in opposition to the Ravens. The Baltimore protection has come alive in current weeks and can current a actual problem for Trevor Lawrence. Lamar Jackson and the offense have to select it up. This shall be low scoring, nevertheless it’s shut.

Pick: Ravens 21, Jaguars 20

Sunday, 1 pm ET (CBS, Paramount+)

(*12*)Featured Game | Miami Dolphins vs. Houston Texans

The Dolphins come off their bye as massive favorites. The Texans may very well be making a quarterback change, nevertheless it does not matter. The Dolphins have been explosive on offense all yr, and that will not change in this one. Tua Tagovailoa retains it rolling in a blowout.

Pick: Dolphins 36, Texans 14

Sunday, 1 pm ET (Fox, FuboTV)

(*12*)Featured Game | New York Jets vs. Chicago Bears

This will not be fairly if Justin Fields cannot play. Both offenses can be severely restricted. The Jets have the a lot better protection, one that’s on the verge of turning into dominant. That is the distinction, regardless of who performs quarterback for these two.

Pick: Jets 20, Bears 14

Sunday, 1 pm ET (CBS, Paramount+)

(*12*)Featured Game | Tennessee Titans vs. Cincinnati Bengals

This is a rematch from the playoff recreation from final January in which the Bengals upset the Titans on the highway. The Bengals have performed a lot better recently, however they’re taking part in consecutive highway video games, whereas the Titans shall be rested after taking part in final Thursday. Derrick Henry wasn’t himself after they performed in the playoffs final season. He is now. Titans take it behind his working.

Pick: Titans 27, Bengals 21

Sunday, 1 pm ET (Fox, FuboTV)

(*12*)Featured Game | Washington Commanders vs. Atlanta Falcons

This is a playoff recreation of kinds. Both groups are nonetheless alive. Washington has turned the season round due to its protection. Taylor Heinicke can also be making well timed performs. The Falcons are restricted on offense, which is the distinction. Washington stays scorching.

Pick: Commanders 27, Falcons 17

Sunday, 4:05 pm ET (CBS, Paramount+)

(*12*)Featured Game | Arizona Cardinals vs. Los Angeles Chargers

The Cardinals seemed terrible in shedding to the 49ers in Mexico and now play with their playoff hopes on the road. The Chargers are coming off a loss to the Chiefs, however they confirmed some life in that recreation on offense. That continues as Justin Herbert has a massive day.

Pick: Chargers 30, Cardinals 20

Sunday, 4:05 pm ET (CBS, Paramount+)

(*12*)Featured Game | Los Angeles Rams vs. Seattle Seahawks

The Seahawks are coming off a bye, whereas the Raiders are taking part in a second straight highway recreation. Bad mixture. The Raiders have main defensive points, which can present up in opposition to a good Seattle offense. Geno Smith and the Seahawks take it.

Pick: Seahawks 31, Raiders 24

Sunday, 4:25 pm ET (Fox, FuboTV)

(*12*)Featured Game | Kansas City Chiefs vs. Los Angeles Rams

The Rams are a mess, whereas the Chiefs are using excessive. The Rams have well being points and doubtless will not have Matthew Stafford. That’s a downside. The Chiefs have Patrick Mahomes and he’ll carve up this Rams protection. Blowout metropolis.

Pick: Chiefs 37, Rams 13

Sunday, 4:25 pm ET (Fox, FuboTV)

(*12*)Featured Game | San Francisco 49ers vs. New Orleans Saints

The 49ers are coming off a formidable victory over the Cardinals in Mexico. They look to be rolling with all their weapons on offense. The Saints beat the Rams final week, with Andy Dalton taking part in effectively. I believe they are going to grasp round in this recreation because the 49ers are on a quick week. It’s nearer than anticipated.

Pick: 49ers 24, Saints 20

Sunday, 8:20 pm ET (NBC, FuboTV)

(*12*)Featured Game | Philadelphia Eagles vs. Green Bay Packers

The Packers’ playoff chances are high barely alive, however that is a actual problem to attempt to maintain them alive. Aaron Rodgers didn’t play effectively final week, however I believe he performs higher right here. The Eagles have not seemed nice the previous two video games. The Packers maintain it shut.

Pick: Eagles 26, Packers 21

Monday, 8:15 pm ET (ESPN, FuboTV)

(*12*)Featured Game | Indianapolis Colts vs. Pittsburgh Steelers

The Colts on their solution to going 2-0 final week beneath Jeff Saturday, however blew a lead in opposition to the Eagles late. The Steelers hung round in opposition to the Bengals, with Kenny Pickett exhibiting higher at quarterback. The Steelers protection is a lot better with TJ Watt again, and I believe that entrance will maintain the Steelers in this recreation.

Pick: Colts 20, Steelers 19

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