LOS ANGELES, December 1, 2012 — Tragedy shook the NFL on Saturday with the murder-suicide committed by Kansas City Chiefs linebacker Jovan Belcher. After careful consultation, the Chiefs decided to play their Sunday home game against the Carolina Panthers.
While football is a game, it is also the occupation of the players and the organizations. So while there will be heavy hearts on this NFL Sunday, the business of football does continue.
With that, here is the NFL 2012 Week 13 Preview.
New Orleans Saints @ Atlanta Falcons (3.5) was the Thursday night game.
(Falcons win but fail to cover)
Jacksonville Jaguars @ Buffalo Bills (6)
(Bills win but fail to cover)
Seattle Seahawks @ Chicago Bears (3)
Indianapolis Colts @ Detroit Lions (6)
(Lions win but fail to cover)
Minnesota Vikings @ Green Bay Packers (8)
(Packers win but fail to cover)
Carolina Panthers (3) @ Kansas City Chiefs
(Upset special, Chiefs win outright)
New England Patriots (7.5) @ Miami Dolphins
(Patriots win but fail to cover)
Arizona Cardinals @ New York Jets (6)
(Jets win but fail to cover)
San Francisco 49ers (7.5) @ St Louis Rams
(49ers win but fail to cover)
Houston Texans (6.5) @ Tennessee Titans
(Upset special, Titans win outright)
Tampa Bay Buccaneers @ Denver Broncos (7.5)
(Broncos win but fail to cover)
Pittsburgh Steelers @ Baltimore Ravens (7.5)
(Ravens win but fail to cover)
Cleveland Browns (2.5) @ Oakland Raiders
(Upset special, Raiders win outright)
Cincinnati Bengals (1) @ San Diego Chargers
(Upset special, Charger win outright)
Philadelphia Eagles @ Dallas Cowboys (10.5) is the Sunday night game.
(Cowboys win but fail to cover)
New York Giants (3) @ Washington Redskins is the Monday night game.
(Upset special, Redskins win outright)
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