NFL Week 5 SuperContest Picks
Here's a look at the top picks for Week 5 from the Westgate Las Vegas NFL (Hilton) SuperContest.
The top play this week is the Cincinnati Bengals, who were picked 841 times by SuperContest contestants. According to oddsmakers from online sports book BetDSI, the Bengals are a 1-point road favorite versus the Cowboys in Dallas on Sunday and are also among the five selections for top contestant "Squad Cobbler," who is 16-4 on the year and coming off a 4-1 ATS mark in Week 4.
The Eagles were the next-most chosen team among all Westgate SuperContest contestants at 568, followed by the Vikings at 508, the Steelers at 494, and the Giants at 476. New York, which is +7.5 at Green Bay on Sunday night, is the only underdog listed among the top 5 teams this week.
As for the other top contenders, "Ripsaw" has the Titans, Jets, Lions, Falcons and Bills this week and is the current leader of the Westgate SuperContest with a 17-3 record after going 5-0 last week with his picks. Along with the Bengals, "Squat Cobbler" also picked the Cardinals on Thursday night, the Vikings, the Ravens and the Eagles.
"OhioAgainstTheWorld" is 16-4 on the year, went 3-2 last week and chose the Vikings, Browns, Steelers, Bills and Cowboys in Week 5. Finally, "KM Sports" is 16-4 on the season, went 3-2 last week and has the Lions, Bears, Bills, Chargers and Giants in Week 5. Thirteen other teams are currently at 15-5.