The Los Angeles Times' NFL writer, Sam Farmer, examines this week's matchups. Lines according to Pregame.com (O/U = over/under). Last week's record 9-5 (.643); season 102-44-1 (.699).
Using point spreads with the scores Farmer predicted, the record against the spread last week would have been 6-5-1 (.546); season 80-62-5 (.567).
Off: Buffalo, Chicago, N.Y. Giants, San Francisco. Times Pacific.
Titans (6-3) at Ravens (6-3)
Sunday, 10 a.m.
Line: Ravens by 5. O/U: 48 1/2.
Both desperately need this. Baltimore has lost two of three, Tennessee three of four. Like John Harbaugh finding a way to get this done at home, even though his team has taken a step back.
Prediction: Ravens 24, Titans 20