N.F.L. Week 8 Predictions: Our Picks Against the Spread | | Yoga Beauty Health
Seahawks at Lions, 1 p.m. FoxThe Seahawks (3-3) have won three of their last four games, but with two of the wins coming against Oakland and Arizona, it is hard to get too enthusiastic about them. Even with the improvement, their path to a wild card looks awfully steep (there is no point in pretending they have a chance of catching the Rams for the division title). They have a brutal stretch over the next five weeks. Going on the road to Detroit is more complicated than it has been in recent years, thanks to the Lions (3-3) finding some balance in their offense, with Kerryon Johnson and LeGarrette Blount giving them a decent running game. This game should be an excellent barometer for whether Seattle's rebuilt defense has gotten better, or if they have just gone against easy competition. Pick: Lions -3Redskins at Giants, 1 p.m., FoxGive the Giants (1-6) some credit: They made a game of it on Monday night against Atlanta. Coach Pat Shurmur took some grief for a few calls that were