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The model, which simulates every NFL game 10,000 times, is up almost $7,000 for $100 players on its top-rated NFL picks since its inception four years ago. It has nailed its recent top-rated NFL picks, entering Week 8 of the 2019 NFL schedule on a strong 24-17 run that dates back to last season. It’s also on an incredible 86-60 roll on top-rated NFL picks that dates back to the 2017 season. And in Week 7, it nailed the Chiefs (-3) covering with plenty of room to spare against the Broncos and the Ravens (+3) staying within the spread against the Seahawks in a game Baltimore won outright by 14.
The model also ranked in the Top 10 on NFLPickWatch for the third year in a row on straight-up NFL picks and beat more than 96 percent of CBS Sports office pool players. Anyone who has followed it is way up.
Now, it has simulated Packers vs. Chiefs 10,000 times. We can tell you it’s leaning over, and it says one side of the spread has all the value. You can only see that pick at SportsLine.
The model knows Green Bay is built around Rodgers, who has completed 64.8 percent of his passes for 2,019 yards and 13 touchdowns in his 15th season. He has been without top receiver Davante Adams for three weeks, but he has spread the ball around, with 12 players catching passes and six scoring touchdowns through the air over that span. Marquez Valdes-Scantling leads the team with 416 yards and has two TDs on 21 receptions. Rodgers also can rely on running back Aaron Jones, who has rushed for 399 yards and eight TDs.