Week 13 consensus selections

Posted Nov. 29, 2011 @ 8:43 p.m.
Posted By PFW staff

Below are the PFW consensus selections for this week, based on the editors' picks made one week in advance of the games. We also show three best bets — a fourth best bet, an over/under pick, is available each week with a subscription to PFW Online or the Handicapping Inner Circle.

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Home team in caps. Asterisk (*) denotes team will cover pointspread but lose game. (#) indicates best bet. Some Over/Unders not available.


Philadelphia -2 vs. SEATTLE (43) ... Philadelphia

MINNESOTA -1½ vs. Denver (40) ... Denver

PITTSBURGH -7½ vs. Cincinnati (42) ... Pittsburgh(#)

TAMPA BAY -3 vs. Carolina (48) ... Carolina*

CHICAGO -8 vs. Kansas City (38½) ... Kansas City*

N.Y. Jets -3½ vs. WASHINGTON (38) ... N.Y. Jets

HOUSTON -1 vs. Atlanta (41½) ... Atlanta(#)

MIAMI -3 vs. Oakland (43) ... Oakland

BUFFALO -1½ vs. Tennessee (43) ... Tennessee

NEW ENGLAND -21 vs. Indianapolis (48) ... Indianapolis*

SAN FRANCISCO -13½ vs. St. Louis (38½) ... San Francisco

Dallas -6 vs. ARIZONA (45) ... Dallas

Baltimore -7 vs. CLEVELAND (37) ... Baltimore(#)

Green Bay -6½ vs. N.Y. GIANTS (51) ... Green Bay

Sunday night
NEW ORLEANS -7½ vs. Detroit (53) ... New Orleans

Monday night
San Diego -3 vs. JACKSONVILLE (40½) ... San Diego

Last week vs. spread ... 10-6

Season to date vs. spread ... 81-89-6

Last week best bets ... 4-0

Season to date best bets ... 28-18-2

Last week straight-up ... 13-3

Season to date straight-up ... 114-62