NFL Week 16 Picks: Predicting Results in Schedule’s Must-Win Games

December 21, 2013   ·     ·   Jump to comments

It doesn't take a genius to realize that Week 16 is a pretty big deal in the NFL—and I don't just mean for fantasy football owners. The last two games of the season will determine which teams head for the playoffs and which squads can begin to point all their focus toward the draft and free agency.
All won't be settled this weekend—that's almost a given. There will be crucial games played on the final Sunday of the season. As for Week 16's most pivotal matchups, here are my predictions for every game on the schedule. There is a closer look at a few of the most pivotal contests just below the chart.
Chicago Bears at Philadelphia Eagles
Why It's a Big Game
Chicago needs a win to ensure it stays in first place in the division. If the Bears lose, it will open the door for Detroit to pull even with a win at home over the hapless New York Giants. If the Packers also win at home against the Pittsburgh Steelers, they would have a half-game lead.

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