NFL Predictions: 2015 Week 3 Picks

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A look at my NFL weekly predictions for Week 3 of the 2015 season.

Full predictions come out on Saturdays. Point spreads come from bovada.lv. Confidence points are for the straight-up predictions ONLY, not the picks against the spread. What are confidence points?

Last Week: 5-11
Last Week against the spread: 7-9
Last Week confidence points: 45 of 136

This Week: 12-4
This Week against the spread: 9-7
This Week confidence points: 115 of 136

Overall: 28-20
Overall against the spread: 25-23
Overall confidence points: 270 of 408

Washington Redskins (1-1) at New York Giants (0-2)
Prediction: NY Giants 24, Washington 17
Actual Score: NY Giants 32, Washington 21
Spread Pick: NY Giants -4
Actual Score: NY Giants 32, Washington 21
Confidence Points: 8

Atlanta Falcons (2-0) at Dallas Cowboys (2-0)
Prediction: Dallas 20, Atlanta 17
Actual Score: Atlanta 39, Dallas 28
Spread Pick: Dallas +2
Actual Score: Atlanta 39, Dallas 28
Confidence Points: 1

Indianapolis Colts (0-2) at Tennessee Titans (1-1)
Prediction: Indianapolis 27, Tennessee 20
Actual Score: Indianapolis 35, Tennessee 33
Spread Pick: Indianapolis -3.5
Actual Score: Indianapolis 35, Tennessee 33
Confidence Points: 7

Oakland Raiders (1-1) at Cleveland Browns (1-1)
Prediction: Oakland 21, Cleveland 17
Actual Score: Oakland 27, Cleveland 20
Spread Pick: Oakland +3.5
Actual Score: Oakland 27, Cleveland 20
Confidence Points: 4

Cincinnati Bengals (2-0) at Baltimore Ravens (0-2)
Prediction: Cincinnati 24, Baltimore 20
Actual Score: Cincinnati 28, Baltimore 24
Spread Pick: Cincinnati +3
Actual Score: Cincinnati 28, Baltimore 24
Confidence Points: 11

Jacksonville Jaguars (1-1) at New England Patriots (2-0)
Prediction: New England 31, Jacksonville 13
Actual Score: New England 51, Jacksonville 17
Spread Pick: New England -14
Actual Score: New England 51, Jacksonville 17
Confidence Points: 16

New Orleans Saints (0-2) at Carolina Panthers (2-0)
Prediction: Carolina 24, New Orleans 14
Actual Score: Carolina 27, New Orleans 22
Spread Pick: Carolina -9
Actual Score: Carolina 27, New Orleans 22
Confidence Points: 10

Philadelphia Eagles (0-2) at New York Jets (2-0)
Prediction: NY Jets 23, Philadelphia 20
Actual Score: Philadelphia 24, NY Jets 17
Spread Pick: NY Jets -2.5
Actual Score: Philadelphia 24, NY Jets 17
Confidence Points: 9

Tampa Bay Buccaneers (1-1) at Houston Texans (0-2)
Prediction: Houston 20, Tampa Bay 14
Actual Score: Houston 19, Tampa Bay 9
Spread Pick: Tampa Bay +7
Actual Score: Houston 19, Tampa Bay 9
Confidence Points: 12

San Diego Chargers (1-1) at Minnesota Vikings (1-1)
Prediction: San Diego 27, Minnesota 24
Actual Score: Minnesota 31, San Diego 14
Spread Pick: San Diego +2
Actual Score: Minnesota 31, San Diego 14
Confidence Points: 5

Pittsburgh Steelers (1-1) at St. Louis Rams (1-1)
Prediction: Pittsburgh 24, St. Louis 20
Actual Score: Pittsburgh 12, St. Louis 6
Spread Pick: Pittsburgh -2
Actual Score: Pittsburgh 12, St. Louis 6
Confidence Points: 14

San Francisco 49ers (1-1) at Arizona Cardinals (2-0)
Prediction: Arizona 27, San Francisco 14
Actual Score: Arizona 47, San Francisco 7
Spread Pick: Arizona -6.5
Actual Score: Arizona 47, San Francisco 7
Confidence Points: 13

Buffalo Bills (1-1) at Miami Dolphins (1-1)
Prediction: Miami 23, Buffalo 21
Actual Score: Buffalo 41, Miami 14
Spread Pick: Buffalo +3
Actual Score: Buffalo 41, Miami 14
Confidence Points: 6

Chicago Bears (0-2) at Seattle Seahawks (0-2)
Prediction: Seattle 38, Chicago 13
Actual Score: Seattle 26, Chicago 0
Spread Pick: Seattle -15
Actual Score: Seattle 26, Chicago 0
Confidence Points: 15

Denver Broncos (2-0) at Detroit Lions (0-2)
Prediction: Denver 27, Detroit 24
Actual Score: Denver 24, Detroit 12
Spread Pick: Denver -3
Actual Score: Denver 24, Detroit 12
Confidence Points: 2

Kansas City Chiefs (1-1) at Green Bay Packers (2-0)
Prediction: Green Bay 30, Kansas City 27
Actual Score: Green Bay 38, Kansas City 28
Spread Pick: Kansas City +6.5
Actual Score: Green Bay 38, Kansas City 28
Confidence Points: 3

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