This article is part of our Beating the Book series.
This week, I especially like the Redskins (if Case Keenum plays), and I also have a good feeling about the Ravens, Eagles and Raiders. I feel shakiest about the Broncos.
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49ers -10 at Cardinals
I wanted to be on the Niners, but I made this line only 7.5, so the Cardinals it is. Maybe San Francisco blows them out, but this is a huge road number on a short week against a team that's not a total doormat. Take the points.
49ers 23 - 16
Texans -2 vs Jaguars
I had the Jaguars as 2.5-point favorites because I didn't realize the game was in London. Take away the home-field advantage, and it's closer to a pick 'em, so I'm taking the points.
Texans 20 - 19
Redskins +9.5 at Bills
With Case Keenum at quarterback, I had this line at 6.5, so I'm on Washington. Keenum has 10 days to recover from his concussion Thursday night, so I'm hoping he can make it back. If Dwayne Haskins were starting, I'd probably have this line right about 9.5, but either way I'll take the points.
Bills 20 - 13