NFL against the spread picks: Sorry Lions, Packers are going to win the NFC North (Shutdown Corner)

It worked out for the 2015 Denver Broncos, who rode that fortune to a title. The Lions have had one decisive win all season, Week 13 at New Orleans, and eight close wins. This week the Lions get the Packers at home, with the winner taking the NFC North crown, and it seems like two teams going in opposite directions.