Week 1 NFL picks

Finally–real, competitive professional football is back! The 2018 NFL regular season kicks off Thursday night with as the defending Super Bowl champion Philadelphia Eagles play host to the Atlanta Falcons.

With the exception of Bears at Packers, which I’ll have a full prediction for in my game preview, here are my picks for week one (winners in bold):

Atlanta @ Philadelphia

Pittsburgh @ Cleveland

Cincinnati @ Indianapolis

Tennessee @ Miami

San Francisco @ Minnesota

Houston @ New England

Tampa Bay @ New Orleans

Jacksonville @ New York Giants

Buffalo @ Baltimore

Kansas City @ Los Angeles Chargers

Seattle @ Denver

Washington @ Arizona

Dallas @ Carolina

New York Jets @ Detroit

Los Angeles Rams @ Oakland