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2013 NFL predictions preseason week 3

by Blake Stevens on Tuesday, August 20th, 2013

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After last night’s MNF game, we now shift our attention to 2013 NFL predictions preseason week 3. There are only two more weeks remaining until the start of the regular season, which means more playing time for first-team starters.

This week, our NFL schedule consists of two Thursday night games, two Friday night games, 10 Saturday night games and Sunday night has 2 games on its slate. It’s also worth pointing out that the week 3 NFL betting odds I will be utilizing are courtesy of Bovada Sportsbook.

Visit BV today for the best perks for new and returning customers! In this instance, I will be highlight the four games on Thursday and Friday’s schedule and of course, give you my preseason pick for each one.

As far as the rest of the games, I will be divulging my predictions for those as the week wears on. Without further ado, let’s kick things off with the New England Patriots and the Detroit Lions’ showdown at Ford Field.

Opening kickoff for this interconference game is scheduled for 7:30 p.m. ET as the Pats look to improve to 3-0 in the NFL preseason. According to NFL odds specialists, the (1-1) Lions are actually listed as -2-point favorites over the Patriots (+2) in this affair.

  • 2013 NFL Predictions Preseason Week 3: New England Patriots (+2)

The second game on Thursday night’s schedule takes place at the home of the defending Super Bowl champs, as the (1-1) Carolina Panthers and the (2-0) Baltimore Ravens meet at M&T Bank Stadium.

This game is scheduled to kickoff at 8 p.m. ET and you can catch all the hard-hitting action live on ESPN. Bovada Sportsbook NFL oddsmakers have the Ravens as -3-poinr favorites over the Panthers (+3) in this affair.

  • 2013 NFL Predictions Preseason Week 3: Baltimore Ravens (-3)

Moving on to Friday’s action, the first game on our schedule, takes us to historic Lambeau Field in Green Bay, Wis., where the (1-1) Packers welcome the (2-0) Seattle Seahawks.

Opening kickoff is slated for 8 p.m. ET on CBS and the visiting team is actually favored in this one by a field goal. The Green Bay Packers are at +3 while the Seahawks are at -3 in this one.

  • 2013 NFL Predictions Preseason Week 3: Green Bay Packers (+3)

Finally, the last game on our Friday schedule kicks off at 10 p.m. ET from the Easy Bay, as the (1-1) Oakland Raiders welcome the (1-1) Chicago Bears. NFL oddsmakers also have the visiting team favored in this one, “Da Bears” have a -4 point spread against the free NFL picks Raiders, who are at +4.

  • 2013 NFL Predictions Preseason Week 3: Oakland Raiders (+4)

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