It doesn't get much better than late December for NFL fans who love underdogs.
Whether it's simple picks or playing Las Vegas odds, now is the best time of year to roll with the teams considered long shots to win matchups. In the mostly bitter cold, bad teams often wind up playing the spoiler in these matchups against rivals.
One would think it's the inverse—the worse of the two teams wants to just get it over with and get home for the holidays. And we've seen some teams absolutely make...
The best and brightest football minds bring you weekly NFL picks against the spread. Which teams are the best bests? Where are the best underdog plays? Week 16 of the 2017 NFL season begins on Saturday night with Colts vs. Ravens and Vikings vs. Packers. Sunday features the Chargers vs. Jets, Giants vs. Cardinals and Seahawks vs. Cowboys. Christmas night features two Monday Night Football games: Steelers at Texans and Raiders at Eagles.
Ezekiel Elliott returns against the vulnerable Seahawks, Jimmy Garoppolo's perfect mark is challenged and tables are turned for Vikings-Packers.