Sep 13, 2015; Jacksonville, FL, USA; Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton (1) during the game against the Jacksonville Jaguars at EverBank Field. The Panthers defeat the Jaguars 20-9. Mandatory Credit: Jerome Miron-USA TODAY Sports
NFL Picks Week 2
Texans vs. Panthers
The Texans fell at home last week to the Kansas City Chiefs. Their offense didn’t look good and it led to a change at quarterback as Ryan Mallett gets the start. Mallet might be more effective than Brian Hoyer but I think Cam Newton and the Panthers will have just enough on offense to hold off J.J. Watt and the Texans.
Score prediction: 20-17 Panthers
Points spread: Panthers -2.5
Over/under: 39 – Under
1:00 pm – CBS
Sep 10, 2015; Foxborough, MA, USA; Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Antonio Brown (84) avoids a tackle attempt by New England Patriots outside linebacker Jamie Collins (91) during the third quarter at Gillette Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Stew Milne-USA TODAY Sports
49ers vs. Steelers
The Steelers found a running threat while Le’Veon Bell is out injured in veteran DeAngelo Williams. Ben Roethlisberger and the Steelers offense moved the ball against the Patriots last week they just couldn’t get touchdowns. It will be a tough game against Colin Kaepernick and the 49ers but I think the Steelers will get the win at home. NFL Picks week 2.
Score prediction: 23-19 Steelers
Points spread: Steelers -7
Over/under: 45.5 – Under
1:00 pm – FOX
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