2012 Preseason Picks

THURSDAY, AUGUST 30
Time Posted: 10:00 a.m. EST (8/28)
Game 107-108: Atlanta at Jacksonville (6:30 p.m. EST)
Dunkel Ratings: Atlanta 120.849; Jacksonville 119.303
Dunkel Line: Atlanta by 1 1/2; 41
Vegas Line: Jacksonville by 3; 38 1/2
Dunkel Pick: Atlanta (+3); Over
Game 109-110: Minnesota at Houston (7:00 p.m. EST)
Dunkel Ratings: Minnesota 122.898; Houston 131.259
Dunkel Line: Houston by 8 1/2; 36
Vegas Line: Houston by 3 1/2; 39
Dunkel Pick: Houston (-3 1/2); Under
Game 111-112: Buffalo at Detroit (7:00 p.m. EST)
Dunkel Ratings: Buffalo 117.255; Detroit 118.321
Dunkel Line: Detroit by 1; 35
Vegas Line: Detroit by 3 1/2; 38
Dunkel Pick: Buffalo (+3 1/2); Under
Game 113-114: Kansas City at Green Bay (7:00 p.m. EST)
Dunkel Ratings: Kansas City 117.318; Green Bay 116.229
Dunkel Line: Kansas City by 1; 43
Vegas Line: Green Bay by 1; 40 1/2
Dunkel Pick: Kansas City (+1); Over
Game 115-116: New Orleans at Tennessee (7:00 p.m. EST)
Dunkel Ratings: New Orleans 122.093; Tennessee 131.102
Dunkel Line: Tennessee by 9; 36
Vegas Line: Tennessee by 3 1/2; 40 1/2
Dunkel Pick: Tennessee (-3 1/2); Under
Game 117-118: Cincinnati at Indianapolis (7:00 p.m. EST)
Dunkel Ratings: Cincinnati 113.860; Indianapolis 120.398
Dunkel Line: Indianapolis by 6 1/2; 36
Vegas Line: Indianapolis by 2; 40
Dunkel Pick: Indianapolis (-2); Under
Game 119-120: NY Jets at Philadelphia (6:35 p.m. EST)
Dunkel Ratings: NY Jets 116.629; Philadelphia 120.104
Dunkel Line: Philadelphia by 3 1/2; 33
Vegas Line: Philadelphia by 6; 36
Dunkel Pick: NY Jets (+6); Under
Game 121-122: Chicago at Cleveland (7:30 p.m. EST)
Dunkel Ratings: Chicago 117.493; Cleveland 118.954
Dunkel Line: Cleveland by 1 1/2; 34
Vegas Line: Cleveland by 3 1/2; 37
Dunkel Pick: Chicago (+3 1/2); Under
Game 123-124: Carolina at Pittsburgh (7:00 p.m. EST)
Dunkel Ratings: Carolina 115.864; Pittsburgh 122.783
Dunkel Line: Pittsburgh by 7; 36
Vegas Line: Pittsburgh by 3 1/2; 39
Dunkel Pick: Pittsburgh (-3 1/2); Under
Game 125-126: Baltimore at St. Louis (7:00 p.m. EST)
Dunkel Ratings: Baltimore 119.821; St. Louis 126.733
Dunkel Line: St. Louis by 7; 42
Vegas Line: St. Louis by 4 1/2; 38 1/2
Dunkel Pick: St. Louis (-4 1/2); Over
Game 127-128: Oakland at Seattle (10:00 p.m. EST)
Dunkel Ratings: Oakland 120.603; Seattle 124.906
Dunkel Line: Seattle by 4 1/2; 38
Vegas Line: Seattle by 6 1/2; 40
Dunkel Pick: Oakland (+6 1/2); Under
Game 129-130: San Diego at San Francisco (10:00 p.m. EST)
Dunkel Ratings: San Diego 123.517; San Francisco 124.977
Dunkel Line: San Francisco by 1 1/2; 41
Vegas Line: San Francisco by 3 1/2; 38
Dunkel Pick: San Diego (+3 1/2); Over
Game 131-132: Denver at Arizona (11:00 p.m. EST)
Dunkel Ratings: Denver 119.130; Arizona 123.757
Dunkel Line: Arizona by 4 1/2; 40
Vegas Line: Arizona by 2 1/2; 36 1/2
Dunkel Pick: Arizona (-2 1/2); Over
WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 29
Time Posted: 10:00 a.m. EST (8/28)
Game 101-102: New England at NY Giants (7:00 p.m. EST)
Dunkel Ratings: New England 120.512; NY Giants 116.368
Dunkel Line: New England  by 4; 45
Vegas Line: New England by 1 1/2; 41
Dunkel Pick: New England (-1 1/2); Over
Game 103-104: Tampa Bay at Washington (7:00 p.m. EST)
Dunkel Ratings: Tampa Bay 121.103; Washington 127.221
Dunkel Line: Washington by 6; 43
Vegas Line: Washington by 3 1/2; 40
Dunkel Pick: Washington (-3 1/2); Over
Game 105-106: Miami at Dallas (8:30 p.m. EST)
Dunkel Ratings: Miami 111.835; Dallas 122.304
Dunkel Line: Dallas by 10 1/2; 32
Vegas Line: Dallas by 2 1/2; 37
Dunkel Pick: Dallas (-2 1/2); Under
SUNDAY, AUGUST 26
Time Posted: 9:00 a.m. EST (8/22)
Game 279-280: San Francisco at Denver (4:00 p.m. EST)
Dunkel Ratings: San Francisco 126.786; Denver 123.302
Dunkel Line: San Francisco by 3 1/2; 37
Vegas Line: Denver by 1 1/2; 40 1/2
Dunkel Pick: San Francisco (+1 1/2); Under
Game 281-282: Carolina at NY Jets (8:00 p.m. EST)
Dunkel Ratings: Carolina 122.304; NY Jets 120.411
Dunkel Line: Carolina by 2; 43
Vegas Line: NY Jets by 3; 41
Dunkel Pick: Carolina (+3); Over
SATURDAY, AUGUST 25
Time Posted: 9:00 a.m. EST (8/22)
Game 269-270: Indianapolis at Washington (4:00 p.m. EST)
Dunkel Ratings: Indianapolis 124.777; Washington 125.809
Dunkel Line: Washington by 1; 41
Vegas Line: Washington by 3; 43 1/2
Dunkel Pick: Indianapolis (+3); Under
Game 271-272: Pittsburgh at Buffalo (7:00 p.m. EST)
Dunkel Ratings: Pittsburgh 119.458; Buffalo 121.309
Dunkel Line: Buffalo by 2; 36
Vegas Line: Pick; 40 1/2
Dunkel Pick: Buffalo; Under
Game 273-274: Detroit at Oakland (7:00 p.m. EST)
Dunkel Ratings: Detroit 127.604; Oakland 124.012
Dunkel Line: Detroit by 3 1/2; 48
Vegas Line: Detroit by 3; 44 1/2
Dunkel Pick: Detroit (-3); Over
Game 275-276: Houston at New Orleans (8:00 p.m. EST)
Dunkel Ratings: Houston 121.078; New Orleans 125.563
Dunkel Line: New Orleans by 4 1/2; 47
Vegas Line: New Orleans by 3; 44 1/2
Dunkel Pick: New Orleans (-3); Over
Game 277-278: St. Louis at Dallas (8:00 p.m. EST)
Dunkel Ratings: St. Louis 116.995; Dallas 119.767
Dunkel Line: Dallas by 3; 38
Vegas Line: Dallas by 5; 41
Dunkel Pick: St. Louis (+5); Under
FRIDAY, AUGUST 24
Time Posted: 9:00 a.m. EST (8/22)
Game 257-258: Philadelphia at Cleveland (7:30 p.m. EST)
Dunkel Ratings: Philadelphia 127.900; Cleveland 123.404
Dunkel Line: Philadelphia by 3 1/2; 35
Vegas Line: Cleveland by 3 1/2; 38 1/2
Dunkel Pick: Philadelphia (+3 1/2); Under
Game 259-260: Atlanta at Miami (7:30 p.m. EST)
Dunkel Ratings: Atlanta 119.203; Miami 121.677
Dunkel Line: Miami by 2 1/2; 44
Vegas Line: Atlanta by 3; 41
Dunkel Pick: Miami (+3); Over
Game 261-262: New England at Tampa Bay (7:30 p.m. EST)
Dunkel Ratings: New England 128.741; Tampa Bay 120.655
Dunkel Line: New England by 8; 48
Vegas Line: New England by 6; 44
Dunkel Pick: New England (-6); Over
Game 263-264: San Diego at Minnesota (8:00 p.m. EST)
Dunkel Ratings: San Diego 121.333; Minnesota 122.380
Dunkel Line: Minnesota by 1; 45
Vegas Line: Minnesota by 3; 42 1/2
Dunkel Pick: San Diego (+3); Over
Game 265-266: Chicago at NY Giants (8:00 p.m. EST)
Dunkel Ratings: Chicago 117.201; NY Giants 121.442
Dunkel Line: NY Giants by 4; 38
Vegas Line: NY Giants by 3; 41
Dunkel Pick: NY Giants (-3); Under
Game 267-268: Seattle at Kansas City (8:00 p.m. EST)
Dunkel Ratings: Seattle 117.708; Kansas City 118.673
Dunkel Line: Kansas City by 1; 46
Vegas Line: Seattle by 1; 42
Dunkel Pick: Kansas City (+1); Over
THURSDAY, AUGUST 23
Time Posted: 9:00 a.m. EST (8/22)
Game 251-252: Green Bay at Cincinnati (7:00 p.m. EST)
Dunkel Ratings: Green Bay 127.403; Cincinnati 122.210
Dunkel Line: Green Bay by 5; 42
Vegas Line: Green Bay by 3; 45
Dunkel Pick: Green Bay (-3); Under
Game 253-254: Jacksonville at Baltimore (7:30 p.m. EST)
Dunkel Ratings: Jacksonville 120.222; Baltimore 130.310
Dunkel Line: Baltimore by 10; 44
Vegas Line: Baltimore by 7; 41
Dunkel Pick: Baltimore (-7); Over
Game 255-256: Arizona at Tennessee (8:00 p.m. EST)
Dunkel Ratings: Arizona 122.509; Tennessee 126.411
Dunkel Line: Tennessee by 4; 39
Vegas Line: Tennessee by 3; 42
Dunkel Pick: Tennessee (-3); Under
MONDAY, AUGUST 20
Time Posted: 11:00 a.m. EST (8/15)
Game 431-432: Philadelphia at New England (8:00 p.m. EST)
Dunkel Ratings: Philadelphia 124.333; New England 124.506
Dunkel Line: Even; 38
Vegas Line: New England by 3; 41
Dunkel Pick: Philadelphia (+3); Under
SUNDAY, AUGUST 19
Time Posted: 11:00 a.m. EST (8/15)
Game 429-430: Indianapolis at Pittsburgh (8:00 p.m. EST)
Dunkel Ratings: Pittsburgh 129.607; Indianapolis 120.144
Dunkel Line: Pittsburgh by 9 1/2; 40
Vegas Line: Pittsburgh by 3 1/2; 38
Dunkel Pick: Pittsburgh (-3 1/2); Over
SATURDAY, AUGUST 18
Time Posted: 11:00 a.m. EST (8/15)
Game 417-418: NY Giants at NY Jets (7:00 p.m. EST)
Dunkel Ratings: NY Giants 119.947; NY Jets 1123.655
Dunkel Line: NY Jets by 3 1/2; 33
Vegas Line: NY Jets by 1 1/2; 36 1/2
Dunkel Pick: NY Jets (-1 1/2); Under
Game 419-420: Kansas City at St. Louis (8:00 p.m. EST)
Dunkel Ratings: Kansas City 117.318; St. Louis 117.200
Dunkel Line: Even; 40
Vegas Line: St. Louis by 1; 36 1/2
Dunkel Pick: Kansas City (+1); Over
Game 421-422: Washington at Chicago (8:00 p.m. EST)
Dunkel Ratings: Washington 121.980; Chicago 124.807
Dunkel Line: Chicago by 3; 33
Vegas Line: Chicago by 1; 37
Dunkel Pick: Chicago (-1); Under
Game 423-424: San Francisco at Houston (8:00 p.m. EST)
Dunkel Ratings: San Francisco 123.489; Houston 125.557
Dunkel Line: Houston by 1; 41
Vegas Line: Houston by 3; 37
Dunkel Pick: San Francisco (+3); Over
Game 425-426: Seattle at Denver (9:00 p.m. EST)
Dunkel Ratings: Seattle 124.675; Denver 123.913
Dunkel Line: Seattle by 1; 32
Vegas Line: Denver by 1; 37 1/2
Dunkel Pick: Seattle (+1); Under
Game 427-428: Dallas at San Diego (9:00 p.m. EST)
Dunkel Ratings: San Diego 126.304; Dallas 122.122
Dunkel Line: San Diego by 4; 42
Vegas Line: San Diego by 3; 37
Dunkel Pick: San Diego (-3); Over
FRIDAY, AUGUST 17
Time Posted: 11:00 a.m. EST (8/15)
Game 405-406: Tennessee at Tampa Bay (7:30 p.m. EST)
Dunkel Ratings: Tennessee 125.191; Tampa Bay 124.123
Dunkel Line: Tennessee by 1; 34
Vegas Line: Tampa Bay by 3; 38
Dunkel Pick: Tennessee (+3); Under
Game 407-408: Miami at Carolina (8:00 p.m. EST)
Dunkel Ratings: Miami 117.302; Carolina 121.755
Dunkel Line: Carolina by 4 1/2; 40
Vegas Line: Carolina by 4; 37
Dunkel Pick: Carolina (-4); Over
Game 409-410: Detroit at Baltimore (8:00 p.m. EST)
Dunkel Ratings: Detroit 122.432; Baltimore 126.337
Dunkel Line: Baltimore by 4; 41
Vegas Line: Baltimore by 3; 39
Dunkel Pick: Baltimore (-3); Over
Game 411-412: Buffalo at Minnesota (8:00 p.m. EST)
Dunkel Ratings: Buffalo 120.303; Minnesota 120.412
Dunkel Line: Even; 35
Vegas Line: Minnesota by 2 1/2; 37
Dunkel Pick: Buffalo (+2 1/2); Under
Game 413-414: Jacksonville at New Orleans (8:00 p.m. EST)
Dunkel Ratings: Jacksonville 122.409; New Orleans 132.877
Dunkel Line: New Orleans by 10 1/2; 35
Vegas Line: New Orleans by 6 1/2; 39
Dunkel Pick: New Orleans (-6 1/2); Under
Game 415-416: Oakland at Arizona (10:00 p.m. EST)
Dunkel Ratings: Oakland 120.749; Arizona 123.560
Dunkel Line: Arizona by 3; 38
Vegas Line: Arizona by 5; 36 1/2
Dunkel Pick: Oakland (+5); Over
THURSDAY, AUGUST 16
Time Posted: 11:00 a.m. EST (8/15)
Game 401-402: Cincinnati at Atlanta (8:00 p.m. EST)
Dunkel Ratings: Cincinnati 114.628; Atlanta 120.505
Dunkel Line: Atlanta by 6; 35
Vegas Line: Atlanta by 4; 38
Dunkel Pick: Atlanta (-4); Under
Game 403-404: Cleveland at Green Bay (8:00 p.m. EST)
Dunkel Ratings: Cleveland 121.403; Green Bay 121.399
Dunkel Line: Even;  44
Vegas Line: Green Bay by 3; 40 1/2
Dunkel Pick: Cleveland (+3); Over
MONDAY, AUGUST 13
Time Posted: 6:00 a.m. EST (8/7)
Game 281-282: Dallas at Oakland (8:00 p.m. EST)
Dunkel Ratings: Dallas 119.351; Oakland 123.163
Dunkel Line: Oakland by 4; 38
Vegas Line: Oakland by 1 1/2; 35
Dunkel Pick: Oakland (-1 1/2); Over
SUNDAY, AUGUST 12
Time Posted: 6:00 a.m. EST (8/7)
Game 279-280: St. Louis at Indianapolis (1:30 p.m. EST)
Dunkel Ratings: St. Louis 121.202; Indianapolis 115.403
Dunkel Line: St. Louis by 6; 32
Vegas Line: Pick; 34 1/2
Dunkel Pick: St. Louis; Under
SATURDAY, AUGUST 11
Time Posted: 6:00 a.m. EST (8/7)
Game 275-276: Houston at Carolina (7:00 p.m. EST)
Dunkel Ratings: Houston 117.306; Carolina 121.786
Dunkel Line: Carolina by 4 1/2; 40
Vegas Line: Carolina by 2 1/2; 35 1/2
Dunkel Pick: Carolina (-2 1/2); Over
Game 277-278: Tennessee at Seattle (10:00 p.m. EST)
Dunkel Ratings: Tennessee 120.122; Seattle 124.540
Dunkel Line: Seattle by 4 1/2; 37
Vegas Line: Seattle by 3; 34
Dunkel Pick: Seattle (-3); Over
FRIDAY, AUGUST 10
Time Posted: 6:00 a.m. EST (8/7)
Game 263-264: Tampa Bay at Miami (7:30 p.m. EST)
Dunkel Ratings: Tampa Bay 122.223; Miami 125.433
Dunkel Line: Miami by 1; 31
Vegas Line: Miami by 2 1/2; 33 1/2
Dunkel Pick: Tampa Bay (+2 1/2); Under
Game 265-266: NY Jets at Cincinnati (7:30 p.m. EST)
Dunkel Ratings: NY Jets 117.120; Cincinnati 120.154
Dunkel Line: Cincinnati by 3; 38
Vegas Line: Cincinnati by 1 1/2; 34
Dunkel Pick: Cincinnati (-1 1/2); Over
Game 267-268: Cleveland at Detroit (7:30 p.m. EST)
Dunkel Ratings: Cleveland 122.304; Detroit 123.421
Dunkel Line: Detroit by 1; 33
Vegas Line: Detroit by 3; 36
Dunkel Pick: Cleveland (+3); Under
Game 269-270: NY Giants at Jacksonville (7:30 p.m. EST)
Dunkel Ratings: NY Giants 117.241; Jacksonville 120.543
Dunkel Line: Jacksonville by 3 1/2; 37
Vegas Line: Jacksonville by 2 1/2; 33 1/2
Dunkel Pick: Jacksonville (-2 1/2); Over
Game 271-272: Arizona at Kansas City (8:00 p.m. EST)
Dunkel Ratings: Arizona 121.406; Kansas City 117.322
Dunkel Line: Arizona by 4; 39
Vegas Line: Kansas City by 3; 34 1/2
Dunkel Pick: Arizona (+3); Over
Game 273-274: Minnesota at San Francisco (9:00 p.m. EST)
Dunkel Ratings: Minnesota 118.302; San Francisco 123.799
Dunkel Line: San Francisco by 5 1/2; 39
Vegas Line: San Francisco by 3 1/2; 33
Dunkel Pick: San Francisco (-3 1/2); Over
THURSDAY, AUGUST 9
Time Posted: 6:00 a.m. EST (8/7)
Game 251-252: Washington at Buffalo (7:00 p.m. EST)
Dunkel Ratings: Washington 125.206; Buffalo 121.193
Dunkel Line: Washington by 4; 32
Vegas Line: Washington by 2; 35
Dunkel Pick: Washington (-2); Under
Game 253-254: New Orleans at New England (7:30 p.m. EST)
Dunkel Ratings: New Orleans 120.604; New England 124.922
Dunkel Line: New England by 4 1/2; 44
Vegas Line: New England by 2 1/2; 40
Dunkel Pick: New England (-2 1/2); Over
Game 255-256: Pittsburgh at Philadelphia (7:30 p.m. EST)
Dunkel Ratings: Pittsburgh 126.748; Philadelphia 123.603
Dunkel Line: Pittsburgh by 3; 37
Vegas Line: Pittsburgh by 1 1/2; 33 1/2
Dunkel Pick: Pittsburgh (-1 1/2); Over
Game 257-258: Baltimore at Atlanta (7:30 p.m. EST)
Dunkel Ratings: Baltimore 119.302; Atlanta 122.674
Dunkel Line: Atlanta by 3 1/2; 38
Vegas Line: Atlanta by 2 1/2; 34
Dunkel Pick: Atlanta (-2 1/2); Over
Game 259-260: Green Bay at San Diego (8:00 p.m. EST)
Dunkel Ratings: Green Bay 124.503; San Diego 124.698
Dunkel Line: Even; 35
Vegas Line: San Diego by 2 1/2; 37
Dunkel Pick: Green Bay (+2 1/2); Under
Game 261-262: Denver at Chicago (8:30 p.m. EST)
Dunkel Ratings: Denver 119.203; Chicago 124.312
Dunkel Line: Chicago by 5; 30
Vegas Line: Chicago by 3; 33
Dunkel Pick: Chicago (-3); Under
SUNDAY, AUGUST 5
Time Posted: 9:00 a.m. EST (8/4)
Game 241-242: Arizona vs. New Orleans (8:00 p.m. EST)
Dunkel Ratings: Arizona 124.224; New Orleans 121.793
Dunkel Line: Arizona by 2 1/2; 40
Vegas Line: New Orleans by 3; 37
Dunkel Pick: Arizona (+3); Over