Staff picks for Week 12 of the 2021 NFL season: Thanksgiving games, Steelers vs. Bengals, Titans vs. Patriots and more

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Baltimore Sun staff writers pick every game of the NFL season. Here’s who they have winning in Week 12:

Chicago Bears at Detroit Lions (Thursday, 12:30 p.m.)

Ryan McFadden (97-67 overall, 10-5 last week): Bears


Mike Preston (102-62 overall, 10-5 last week): Lions

Jonas Shaffer (101-63 overall, 12-3 last week): Lions


Childs Walker (102-62 overall, 11-4 last week): Bears

Las Vegas Raiders at Dallas Cowboys (Thursday, 4:30 p.m.)

McFadden: Cowboys

Preston: Cowboys

Shaffer: Cowboys

Walker: Cowboys

Buffalo Bills at New Orleans Saints (Thursday, 8:20 p.m.)

McFadden: Bills

Preston: Bills

Shaffer: Bills


Walker: Bills

Pittsburgh Steelers at Cincinnati Bengals (Sunday, 1 p.m.)

McFadden: Bengals

Preston: Bengals

Shaffer: Bengals

Walker: Bengals

Carolina Panthers at Miami Dolphins (Sunday, 1 p.m.)

McFadden: Panthers


Preston: Panthers

Shaffer: Panthers

Walker: Dolphins

Philadelphia Eagles at New York Giants (Sunday, 1 p.m.)

McFadden: Eagles

Preston: Eagles

Shaffer: Eagles


Walker: Eagles

Tennessee Titans at New England Patriots (Sunday, 1 p.m.)

McFadden: Patriots

Preston: Patriots

Shaffer: Patriots

Walker: Patriots

Atlanta Falcons at Jacksonville Jaguars (Sunday, 1 p.m.)

McFadden: Falcons


Preston: Jaguars

Shaffer: Falcons

Walker: Falcons

Tampa Bay Buccaneers at Indianapolis Colts (Sunday, 1 p.m.)

McFadden: Buccaneers

Preston: Buccaneers

Shaffer: Buccaneers


Walker: Buccaneers

New York Jets at Houston Texans (Sunday, 1 p.m.)

McFadden: Jets

Preston: Texans

Shaffer: Texans

Walker: Texans

Los Angeles Chargers at Denver Broncos (Sunday, 4:05 p.m.)

McFadden: Chargers


Preston: Chargers

Shaffer: Chargers

Walker: Chargers

Minnesota Vikings at San Francisco 49ers (Sunday, 4:25 p.m.)

McFadden: Vikings

Preston: 49ers

Shaffer: Vikings


Walker: 49ers

Los Angeles Rams at Green Bay Packers (Sunday, 4:25 p.m.)

McFadden: Packers

Preston: Packers

Shaffer: Rams

Walker: Packers

Seattle Seahawks at Washington Football Team (Monday, 8:15 p.m.)

McFadden: Washington


Preston: Seahawks

Shaffer: Washington

Walker: Seahawks