TAMPA BAY BUCCANEERS @ DETROIT LIONS
The Lions have struggled as of late, losing 4 of their last 5 games while getting outscored 168-104. Detroit is coming off a 46-25 loss to Tennessee in Week 15.
Tampa Bay is riding a 2 game win streak into Week 16, with wins over Minnesota and Atlanta. The Buccaneers have won 3 of their past 5, outscoring their opponents 151-118 over the span.
TAMPA BAY BUCCANEERS -435 | 1.23
The 9-5 Buccaneers are looking to make their first postseason appearance since 2007. Tampa Bay can clinch a playoff spot this week with a win/tie OR a Chicago loss/tie.
QB Tom Brady has led the Buccaneers to their first 9 win season since 2016. The 6x Super Bowl Champ has completed 65.1% of his passes for 3,886 yards, 32 TDs, and 11 interceptions. Brady has also added 3 TDs on the ground. Tampa Bay's defense has played great this season, averaging 333.1 yards and 22.9 points per game.
WR Mike Evans
The 3x Pro Bowler is having another fantastic season with Tampa Bay. Evans leads the Buccaneers with 57 receptions, 779 yards, and 11 TDs. Evans is averaging 13.7 yards per catch and 55.6 per game.
WR Chris Godwin
The 2019 Pro Bowler has played great in his 4th season with the Buccaneers. In 10 games, Godwin has 4 TDs and ranks 2nd on the team with 55 receptions and 623 yards. Godwin also has 246 yards after the catch and 33 first downs.
RB: T.J. Logan
WR: John Franklin
TE: O.J. Howard
C: A.Q. Shipley
DL: Vita Vea
RB: Ronald Jones II
OLB Jason Pierre-Paul, CB Carlton Davis, and S Antoine Winfield Jr. are all questionable for Week 16.
DETROIT LIONS +330 | 4.30
The 5-9 Lions have been eliminated from the playoffs for the 4th straight season. Detroit is looking at an early first-round pick in the 2021 NFL Draft.
QB Matt Stafford is still playing strong in his 12th season with the Lions. Stafford has completed 64.2% of his passes for 3,774 yards, 23 TDs, and 9 interceptions. The former Pro Bowler has rushed for 103 yards as well. Detroit's defense has had a tough year; the team is averaging the most points (31.1) and 3rd most yards (401.4) per game.
RB D'Andre Swift
In 11 games, the rookie out of Georgia has rushed for 422 yards and 7 TDs, averaging 4.6 yards per carry. Swift has 39 receptions for 316 yards and 2 TDs as well.
WR Marvin Jones Jr.
The veteran WR has had a great year with the Lions. Jones leads the team with 65 receptions, 779 yards, and 7 TDs. He also has 44 first downs and 157 yards after the catch.
FB: Nick Bawden
WR: Kenny Golladay
DT: Jason Cornell, Danny Shelton
DL: Da'Shawn Hand
DE: Trey Flowers
CB: Desmond Trufant, Tony McRae, Jeff Okudah
QB Matthew Stafford (thumb), T Taylor Decker, T Halapoulivaati, OL Frank Ragnow, OL Tyrell Crosby, DE Julian Okwara, LB Jamie Collins Sr., CB Darryl Roberts, CB Mike Ford, and K Matt Prater are all questionable for Week 16.
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