Cincinnati (minus 3 1/2) at Cleveland
Would the Bengals like anything more than to put a stake into the winless Browns’ hearts? Cleveland is playing just well enough to lose and Cincinnati has not been outstanding yet.
Detroit (plus 14 1/2) at Green Bay
My goodness, were the Packers really that awful on Monday night? Wouldn’t want to be in coach Mike McCarthy’s shouting range this week.
Carolina (plus 14) at New Orleans
The Panthers have looked bad against mostly mediocre opponents. Now they get the Super Bowl champs _ who have looked kind of mediocre, too.
San Francisco (plus 7) at Atlanta