NFL Week 17 picks, odds: Bengals, Steelers win as home underdogs; Patriots cruise past Jaguars

If you’re winning money in any fantasy or NFL endeavor this late in the season, congrats. I’ve got a couple finals matchups but it’s impossible to have predicted how these last few weeks would go. 

Week 18 is a new thing — Week 17 actually matters and no one is sitting anyone. There’s a little bit of “bowl game” factor hitting for bad teams at this point, so be careful about betting on ‘dogs this weekend if they don’t care at all. 

Lot of big spreads and a lot of inactive situations to work through. Let’s try and figure it out. 

All NFL odds are via Caesars Sportsbook

NFL Week 17 Picks

Sunday, 1 p.m. ET
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Latest Odds:

Buffalo Bills
-14.5

This is a very difficult spot for both teams in terms of handicapping this game. The Bills are coming off a massive win against the Patriots and are probably due for a letdown. The Falcons are motivated because — despite their -122 point differential — they are somehow still in the playoff race. The Bills bash bad teams (the Falcons are a bad team) and the Falcons get bashed by good teams (the Bills are a good team). But the line is just too much — Buffalo’s pass defense has not been bad since losing Tre’Davious White but it’s hard to tell given the games (The Wind Game, the Panthers, MacSplosion). Ultimately I just think the Falcons keep it…

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