The computer is finding its groove, going 8-5 ATS in Week 8 and its primed for a huge winning week with its Week 9 NFL picks.
After bombing in Week 6 and struggling in Week 7, the OddsShark.com NFL scores prediction computer covered eight of 13 games on the weekend.
As a bonus, it predicted three upset wins, making moneyline bettors happy. The Dolphins, Falcons and Colts all won SU as road underdogs.
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If the computer is accurate – and in years past, it has gotten much better in the second half of each NFL season – then this will be a week where favorites reign supreme. The computer is picking an 11-3 ATS rout for chalk, according to the numbers posted below.
Check out the latest Week 9 computer picks that came out of the prediction engine this week. Of note, the machine picks the Chargers to easily cover Thursday night (BetOnline had the best Chiefs line at +9.5 as of Wednesday) and for the Eagles to hang close enough to the Saints to cover the Monday Night Football spread.
The lone underdog winner (SU) prediction is Minnesota as small road chalk at Seattle.
Opening Lines were Monday from 5Dimes - check the site for the latest spreads:
Kansas City 9.7 San Diego 23.8 -7.5 SD 43.5 U
Detroit 20.5 Jacksonville 10.2 4 DET 44 U
Denver 32.7 Cincinnati 22.3 3.5 DEN 47 O
Buffalo 18.5 Houston 39.1 -11 HOU 48 O
Carolina 18.7 Washington 22.5 -3.5 WAS 46 U
Arizona 18.3 Green Bay 25 -10.5 ARI 44.5 U
Miami 24.2 Indianapolis 15.8 3 MIA 43 U
Baltimore 24.4 Cleveland 18.6 3.5 BAL 42.5 O
Chicago 35.4 Tennessee 11.4 4.5 CHI 43.5 O
Minnesota 21.7 Seattle 20.3 -2.5 MIN 39.5 O
Tampa Bay 28.1 Oakland 16.8 -1.5 TB 45 U
Pittsburgh 26.7 NY Giants 32.6 -4.5 NYG 47 O
Dallas 18.9 Atlanta 32.6 -3 ATL 47.5 O
Philadelphia 19.3 New Orleans 20.6 -1.5 PHI 52.5 U