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NFL Week 16 predictions: Picks from the Tampa Bay Times staff

Tampa Bay Buccaneers wide receiver Mike Evans (13) cannot hold onto a third down pass late in the second half of a football game between the New Orleans Saints and Tampa Bay Buccaneers at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa, Fla., on Sunday, Dec. 11, 2016.

LOREN ELLIOTT | Times

Tampa Bay Buccaneers wide receiver Mike Evans (13) cannot hold onto a third down pass late in the second half of a football game between the New Orleans Saints and Tampa Bay Buccaneers at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa, Fla., on Sunday, Dec. 11, 2016.

Here's our NFL predictions for Week 16.

ALL CAPS indicate lock of the week.

* indicates upset special:

Games Greg Auman, @gregauman Thomas Bassinger, @tometrics Martin Fennelly, @mfennelly Ernest Hooper, @hoop4you Tom Jones, @tomwjones Rick Stroud, @NFLStroud
Tampa Bay at New Orleans (-3.5) Tampa Bay 38-35 New Orleans 27-23 New Orleans 31-30 Tampa Bay 17-14 New Orleans 31-23 null
N.Y. Giants (-2.5) at Philadelphia Philadelphia 24-20 Philadelphia 24-10 Philadelphia 23-20 NY Giants 24-14 NY Giants 27-13 null
Miami (-3.5) at Buffalo Miami 31-23 Buffalo 28-23 Buffalo 27-19 Miami 20-17 Buffalo 19-12 null
N.Y. Jets at New England (-16.5) NEW ENGLAND 37-14 New England 31-17 NEW ENGLAND 38-10 New England 27-17 New England 38-7 null
Tennessee (-5.5) at Jacksonville Tennessee 21-10 Tennessee 24-17 Tennesse 24-20 TENNESSEE 22-16 Tennessee 27-13 null
Minnesota at Green Bay (-6.5) Green Bay 31-21 Green Bay 28-17 Green Bay 27-13 Green Bay 20-17 GREEN BAY 23-10 null
San Diego (-6.5) at Cleveland *Cleveland 17-16 San Diego 28-13 *Cleveland 28-27 *Cleveland 20-19 San Diego 30-14 null
Washington (-3.5) at Chicago Washington 24-17 *Chicago 24-23 Washington 27-21 Washington 23-17 Washington 24-21 null
Atlanta (-2.5) at Carolina Carolina 31-28 ATLANTA 27-23 Atlanta 31-23 Atlanta 30-20 Atlanta 30-20 null
Indianapolis at Oakland (-3.5) Indianapolis 21-17 Oakland 27-20 Oakland 30-20 Oakland 28-27 Oakland 31-16 null
Arizona at Seattle (-8.5) Seattle 35-21 Seattle 31-15 Seattle 23-17 Seattle 14-10 Seattle 26-20 null
San Francisco at Los Angeles (-3.5) Los Angeles 17-13 Los Angeles 17-14 Los Angeles21-20 Los Angeles 12-7 Los Angeles 16-7 null
Cincinnati at Houston (-1.5) Houston 31-17 Houston 24-21 Houston 27-13 Houston 17-16 *Cincinnati 24-21 null
Baltimore at Pittsburgh (-5.5) Pittsburgh 17-10 Pittsburgh 33-22 Baltimore 23-21 Pittsburgh 24-17 Pittsburgh 23-17 null
Denver at Kansas City (-4.5) Kansas City 24-17 Kansas City 21-20 Kansas City 23-10 Kansas City 13-7 Kansas City 20-17 null
Detroit at Dallas (-7.5) Dallas 35-24 Dallas 38-30 null Dallas 35-30 Dallas 27-20 null

NFL Week 16 predictions: Picks from the Tampa Bay Times staff 12/22/16 [Last modified: Friday, December 23, 2016 9:02am]
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