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Seahawks (1-0) at Bucs (0-1)

LINE: Seahawks by 2{. O/U: 37

COMMENT: Will the Bucs lose three straight home openers? Nope.

MILLS' PICK: Bucs 17, Seahawks 14

NICHOLAS' PICK: Seahawks 21, Bucs 14

Broncos (1-0) at Jaguars (0-1)

LINE: Broncos by 3. O/U: 39

COMMENT: The Jaguars' defense is good, but not yet ready for these guys.

MILLS' PICK: Broncos 24, Jaguars 17

NICHOLAS' PICK: Broncos 20, Jaguars 14

Steelers (1-0) at Ravens (0-1)

LINE: Ravens by 4. O/U: 35{

COMMENT: Ray Lewis and company get this straight right away.

MILLS' PICK: Ravens 17, Steelers 10

NICHOLAS' PICK: Ravens 21, Steelers 10

Texans (0-1) at Lions (1-0)

LINE: Lions by 3. O/U: 43{

COMMENT: The loss of Charles Rogers will have no effect. Detroit still wins.

MILLS' PICK: Lions 30, Texans 10

NICHOLAS' PICK: Lions 22, Texans 14

Colts (0-1) at Titans (1-0)

LINE: Titans by 1. O/U: 46{

COMMENT: A titanic matchup should lead to a Titan victory.

MILLS' PICK: Titans 27, Colts 24

NICHOLAS' PICK: Titans 30, Colts 27

Bears (0-1) at Packers (1-0)

LINE: Packers by 8{. O/U: 41

COMMENT: You'll have to wait another week for your first win, Lovie.

MILLS' PICK: Packers 21, Bears 10

NICHOLAS' PICK: Packers 30, Bears 13

Redskins (1-0) at Giants (0-1)

LINE: Redskins by 3. O/U: 41

COMMENT: The Giants have heart, but do they have enough talent? Not this week.

MILLS' PICK: Redskins 15, Giants 7

NICHOLAS' PICK: Redskins 12, Giants 7

49ers (0-1) at Saints (0-1)

LINE: Saints by 7. O/U: 42

COMMENT: Mercifully, someone's going to get an early win. But who cares.

MILLS' PICK: Saints 15, 49ers 12

NICHOLAS' PICK: Saints 17, 49ers 10

Rams (1-0) at Falcons (1-0)

LINE: Falcons by 2. O/U: 46

COMMENT: With every game, Michael Vick will get better and better.

MILLS' PICK: Falcons 24, Rams 21

NICHOLAS' PICK: Rams 27, Falcons 17

Panthers (0-1) at Chiefs (0-1)

LINE: Chiefs by 6{. O/U: 46{

COMMENT: The Panthers looked vulnerable to the run last week. Now, it's Priest Holmes.

MILLS' PICK: Chiefs 24, Panthers 14

NICHOLAS' PICK: Panthers 22, Chiefs 19

Browns (1-0) at Cowboys (0-1)

LINE: Cowboys by 4{. O/U: 39

COMMENT: If Butch Davis is smart, he turns it over to Jeff Garcia.

MILLS' PICK: Browns 17, Cowboys 14

NICHOLAS' PICK: Cowboys 21, Browns 7

Patriots (1-0) at Cardinals (0-1)

LINE: Patriots by 8. O/U: 41

COMMENT: Anyone can win on any day in his league, right? Wrong.

MILLS' PICK: Patriots 34, Cardinals 14

NICHOLAS' PICK: Patriots 30, Cardinals 19

Bills (0-1) at Raiders (0-1)

LINE: Raiders by 3{. O/U: 37{

COMMENT: Finally, Raider Nation has something to cheer for.

MILLS' PICK: Raiders 22, Bills 21

NICHOLAS' PICK: Raiders 17, Bills 15

Jets (1-0) at Chargers (1-0)

LINE: Jets by 3. O/U: 45{

COMMENT: Both teams looked good in the opener, so edge goes to home team.

MILLS' PICK: Chargers 21, Jets 17

NICHOLAS' PICK: Chargers 14, Jets 10

Dolphins (0-1) at Bengals (0-1)

LINE: Bengals by 5. O/U: 39

COMMENT: Marvin Lewis isn't going to lose to this Dolphins team. No one should.

MILLS' PICK: Bengals 24, Dolphins 7

NICHOLAS' PICK: Dolphins 15, Bengals 10

THE STANDINGS

LAST WEEK: Mills, 11-5; 7-8-1 vs. spread.

Nicholas, 8-8; 9-6-1 vs. spread

SEASON: Mills, 11-5; 7-8-1 vs. spread

Nicholas, 8-8, 9-6-1 vs. spread

Times staff writer Roger Mills and his 11-year-old son, Nicholas, square off this season.

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