Pro Football Hall of Famer Dan Hampton and PFW publisher/editor Hub Arkush both went 2-0 against the spread for the conference championship games, with former Bears WR Tom Waddle going 1-1. Arkush has a sizable lead for the season to date among the panelists on the "Pro Football Weekly on TV" show and will finish the season at the front-runner, as well as edging out Hampton in the season-to-date standings for locks.
These picks are posted on Friday afternoons. No Thursday games have been included. Pushes are dropped from each panelist's record, except with regard to locks.
|Thursday Las Vegas line||Tom Waddle||Dan Hampton||Hub Arkush|
|Green Bay -2½ vs. Pittsburgh|| Green Bay
|| Green Bay
|Last week vs. spread|| 1-1
|Season to date vs. spread||113-138||112-139|| 125-126
|Season-to-date locks|| 8-11
The home team is shown in all CAPS. Pushes (ties) are not counted in the records.