We’re down to the final week of the 2023 NFL regular season, and the notion of “any given Sunday” couldn’t be more in play. Some contenders are prepared to rest key starters. Others are fighting for postseason seeding. And that’s not even accounting for potential upsets by late-year spoilers. How, then, can you be sure to wager on the right players and teams in Week 18?
As we do every week, we’ve collected all of the best picks and gambling content from CBSSports.com and SportsLine and put them in one place, so you can get picks against the spread from our CBS Sports experts as well as additional feature content for each game, including plays from top SportsLine experts and the SportsLine Projection Model, best bets from our staff, survivor picks and more. Ready? Let’s jump in, starting with Saturday’s three games.
All NFL odds via SportsLine consensus odds.
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Browns at Bengals
Time: Sunday, 1 p.m. ET (CBS), stream on Paramount+ (click here)
Open: Bengals -3.5, O/U 36.5
“I was interested in Cincy (as a bet) because I don’t think P.J. Walker is good enough to even execute against this defense. Now that it’s Jeff Driskel starting for the Browns, I’m a little interested in Cleveland, oddly enough. If you’re keeping this a low-scoring game, you’re up against the Bengals, who just got eliminated; this could be a letdown spot for them, being ready for the offseason. So I wanna wait to see where the line ends, but even at +7, with Jeff Driskel at quarterback, I like Cleveland.”
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