POORE'S PICKS: Week Eight

The Game of the week has the Cowboys traveling to Detroit to take on the Lions as Jim Poore is back with his weekly picks column against the spread.

We are already half way through the NFL season and the picks remain as hot as ever. Here we go.

Carolina 6 @ Tampa Bay

The Bucs were not expected to be winless at this point.

Panthers 26-17

San Francisco 16 1/2 @Jacksonville

Jacksonville is just embarrassing.

49ers 37-13

@Philadelphia 6 New York Giants

The Giants win streak ends at one.

Eagles 23-20

@Kansas City 7 1/2 Cleveland

The Chiefs will remain undefeated.

Chiefs 21-12

@New Orleans 12 1/2 Buffalo

A win here just might clinch the NFC South for the Saints.

Saints 35-21

@New England 6 1/2 Miami

The Patriots rebound from the controversial call with a win over Miami.

Patriots 24-21

@Cincinnati 6 1/2 New York Jets

The Bengals just might win the AFC North.

Bengals 30-17

Pittsburgh 2 1/2 @Oakland

Good thing Oakland still has the Raiderettes.

Steelers 17-13

@Denver 13 Washington

The Broncos bounce back big.

Broncos 41-23

Green Bay 9 1/2 @Minnesota

Mounting injuries won't matter for Green Bay.

Packers 29-14

Seattle 10 1/2 @St. Louis

The Sam Bradford injury means no chance for a Rams victory.

Seahawks 26-13

Game of the Week

@Detroit 3 Dallas

There were few quality matchups this week, but the Lions and Cowboys should put up some points.

Lions 30-24

Stinker of the Week

@Arizona 2 1/2 Atlanta

The battle is for the birds.

Falcons 27-20

Record For Week Seven: 7-8 (8-7 without the spread)

Record Through Week Seven: 48-55-4 (68-39 without the spread)

Game of Week Record: 3-4

Stinker of Week Record: 3-4

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