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Philadelphia (minus 2 1/2) at Atlanta

Hard to imagine the Falcons, with all that offensive talent in particular, coming out flat again, especially at home, where they usually perform well _ at least in the regular season. We like home underdogs.


Chicago (plus 6 1/2) at New Orleans

Bears looked so good in victory, Saints looked pretty good in defeat, but need a better performance from the defense. It will come at the Superdome.

SAINTS, 27-21

Green Bay (minus 10 1/2) at Carolina

Cam Newton sustained his first loss since junior college when Panthers went down in Arizona. Make that two Ls in the NFL.

PACKERS, 30-14

Baltimore (minus 6) at Tennessee

Ravens must avoid letdown after big win against Steelers. With Titans star RB Chris Johnson just getting in shape after long holdout, that’s doable.

RAVENS, 20-10

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