The 8News Pigskin Picks: Week 15

Washington Redskins' Kirk Cousins passes during the first half of an NFL football game against the Philadelphia Eagles, Sunday, Dec. 11, 2016, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)

RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) – All good things must come to an end. Since it is the last week of the Pigskin Picks, we added five bonus games to the slate. Will Ron hold on to his two game lead?

As always, feel free to play along at home.

ronRon Carthen, 8News Editor & Vlogger (Last week – 6-2, Overall – 74-38)

New Mexico Lobos vs. Texas-San Antonio Roadrunners

Pick: New Mexico Lobos

Houston Cougars vs. San Diego State Aztecs

Pick: San Diego State Aztecs

Appalachian State Mountaineers vs Toledo Rockets

Pick: Appalachian State Mountaineers

Central Florida Knights vs. Arkansas State Red Wolves

Pick: Central Florida Knights

Southern Mississippi Golden Eagles vs. Louisiana-Lafayette Ragin Cajuns

Pick: Louisiana-Lafayette Ragin Cajuns

James Madison Dukes @ North Dakota State Bison

Pick: James Madison Dukes

Youngstown Penguins @ Eastern Washington Eagles

Pick: Eastern Washington Eagles

Detroit Lions @ New York Giants

Pick: New York Giants

Green Bay Packers @ Chicago Bears

Pick: Green Bay Packers

Pittsburgh Steelers @ Cincinnati Bengals

Pick: Pittsburgh Steelers

New England Patriots @ Denver Broncos

Pick: New England Patriots

Dallas Cowboys @ Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Pick: Dallas Cowboys

Carolina Panthers @ Washington Redskins

Pick: Washington Redskins

RC3Robb Crocker, 8News Digital Content Manager (Last week – 6-2, Overall – 72-40)

New Mexico Lobos vs. Texas-San Antonio Roadrunners

Pick: New Mexico Lobos

Houston Cougars vs. San Diego State Aztecs

Pick: Houston Cougars

Appalachian State Mountaineers vs Toledo Rockets

Pick: Toledo Rockets

Central Florida Knights vs. Arkansas State Red Wolves

Pick: Central Florida Knights

Southern Mississippi Golden Eagles vs. Louisiana-Lafayette Ragin Cajuns

Pick: Southern Mississippi Golden Eagles

James Madison Dukes @ North Dakota State Bison

Pick: North Dakota State Bison

Youngstown Penguins @ Eastern Washington Eagles

Pick: Eastern Washington Eagles

Detroit Lions @ New York Giants

Pick: Detroit Lions

Green Bay Packers @ Chicago Bears

Pick: Green Bay Packers

Pittsburgh Steelers @ Cincinnati Bengals

Pick: Pittsburgh Steelers

New England Patriots @ Denver Broncos

Pick: New England Patriots

Dallas Cowboys @ Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Pick: Dallas Cowboys

Carolina Panthers @ Washington Redskins

Pick: Washington Redskins

will-12Will Armbruster, 8News Digital Producer (Last week – 5-3, Overall – 71-41)

New Mexico Lobos vs. Texas-San Antonio Roadrunners

Pick: New Mexico Lobos

Houston Cougars vs. San Diego State Aztecs

Pick: Houston Cougars

Appalachian State Mountaineers vs Toledo Rockets

Pick: Appalachian State Mountaineers

Central Florida Knights vs. Arkansas State Red Wolves

Pick: Central Floria Knights

Southern Mississippi Golden Eagles vs. Louisiana-Lafayette Ragin Cajuns

Pick: Southern Mississippi Golden Eagles

James Madison Dukes @ North Dakota State Bison

Pick: North Dakota State Bison

Youngstown Penguins @ Eastern Washington Eagles

Pick: Eastern Washington Eagles

Detroit Lions @ New York Giants

Pick: New York Giants

Green Bay Packers @ Chicago Bears

Pick: Green Bay Packers

Pittsburgh Steelers @ Cincinnati Bengals

Pick: Pittsburgh Steelers

New England Patriots @ Denver Broncos

Pick: New England Patriots

Dallas Cowboys @ Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Pick: Dallas Cowboys

Carolina Panthers @ Washington Redskins

Pick: Carolina Panthers

tracey-smith-web-2Tracey Smith, 8News Reporter (Last week – 6-2, Overall – 69-43)

New Mexico Lobos vs. Texas-San Antonio Roadrunners

Pick: New Mexico Lobos

Houston Cougars vs. San Diego State Aztecs

Pick: San Diego State Aztecs

Appalachian State Mountaineers vs Toledo Rockets

Pick: Appalachian State Mountaineers

Central Florida Knights vs. Arkansas State Red Wolves

Pick: Arkansas State Red Wolves

Southern Mississippi Golden Eagles vs. Louisiana-Lafayette Ragin Cajuns

Pick: Louisiana-Lafayette Ragin Cajuns

James Madison Dukes @ North Dakota State Bison

Pick: James Madison Dukes

Youngstown Penguins @ Eastern Washington Eagles

Pick: Eastern Washington Eagles

Detroit Lions @ New York Giants

Pick: New York Giants

Green Bay Packers @ Chicago Bears

Pick: Green Bay Packers

Pittsburgh Steelers @ Cincinnati Bengals

Pick: Pittsburgh Steelers

New England Patriots @ Denver Broncos

Pick: New England Patriots

Dallas Cowboys @ Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Pick: Dallas Cowboys

Carolina Panthers @ Washington Redskins

Pick: Carolina Panthers

MitchMitch Carr, 8Sports Director (Last week – 5-3, Overall – 69-43)

New Mexico Lobos vs. Texas-San Antonio Roadrunners

Pick: New Mexico Lobos

Houston Cougars vs. San Diego State Aztecs

Pick: Houston Cougars

Appalachian State Mountaineers vs Toledo Rockets

Pick: Appalachian State Mountaineers

Central Florida Knights vs. Arkansas State Red Wolves

Pick: Central Florida Knights

Southern Mississippi Golden Eagles vs. Louisiana-Lafayette Ragin Cajuns

Pick: Southern Mississippi Golden Eagles

James Madison Dukes @ North Dakota State Bison

Pick: James Madison Dukes

Youngstown Penguins @ Eastern Washington Eagles

Pick: Eastern Washington Eagles

Detroit Lions @ New York Giants

Pick: New York Giants

Green Bay Packers @ Chicago Bears

Pick: Green Bay Packers

Pittsburgh Steelers @ Cincinnati Bengals

Pick: Pittsburgh Steelers

New England Patriots @ Denver Broncos

Pick: New England Patriots

Dallas Cowboys @ Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Pick: Dallas Cowboys

Carolina Panthers @ Washington Redskins

Pick: Washington Redskins

Kerri O'BrienKerri O’Brien, 8News Investigative Reporter (Last week – 3-5, Overall – 68-44)

New Mexico Lobos vs. Texas-San Antonio Roadrunners

Pick: New Mexico State Lobos

Houston Cougars vs. San Diego State Aztecs

Pick: Houston Cougars

Appalachian State Mountaineers vs Toledo Rockets

Pick: Appalachian State Mountaineers

Central Florida Knights vs. Arkansas State Red Wolves

Pick: Arkansas State Red Wolves

Southern Mississippi Golden Eagles vs. Louisiana-Lafayette Ragin Cajuns

Pick: Louisiana-Lafayette Ragin Cajuns

James Madison Dukes @ North Dakota State Bison

Pick: North Dakota State Bison

Youngstown Penguins @ Eastern Washington Eagles

Pick: Eastern Washington Eagles

Detroit Lions @ New York Giants

Pick: Detroit Lions

Green Bay Packers @ Chicago Bears

Pick: Green Bay Packers

Pittsburgh Steelers @ Cincinnati Bengals

Pick: Pittsburgh Steelers

New England Patriots @ Denver Broncos

Pick: New England Patriots

Dallas Cowboys @ Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Pick: Dallas Cowboys

Carolina Panthers @ Washington Redskins

Pick: Carolina Panthers

amanda-malkowskiAmanda Malkowski, 8News Good Morning Richmond Anchor (Last week – 5-3, Overall – 66-46)

New Mexico Lobos vs. Texas-San Antonio Roadrunners

Pick: Texas-San Antonio Roadrunners

Houston Cougars vs. San Diego State Aztecs

Pick: San Diego State Aztecs

Appalachian State Mountaineers vs Toledo Rockets

Pick: Toledo Rockets

Central Florida Knights vs. Arkansas State Red Wolves

Pick: Central Florida Knights

Southern Mississippi Golden Eagles vs. Louisiana-Lafayette Ragin Cajuns

Pick: Louisiana-Lafayette Ragin Cajuns

James Madison Dukes @ North Dakota State Bison

Pick: James Madison Dukes

Youngstown Penguins @ Eastern Washington Eagles

Pick: Youngstown Penguins

Detroit Lions @ New York Giants

Pick: Detroit Lions

Green Bay Packers @ Chicago Bears

Pick: Chicago Bears

Pittsburgh Steelers @ Cincinnati Bengals

Pick: Cincinnati Bengals

New England Patriots @ Denver Broncos

Pick: Denver Broncos

Dallas Cowboys @ Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Pick: Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Carolina Panthers @ Washington Redskins

Pick: Carolina Panthers

Chip VT 2Chip Brierre, 8Sports Anchor (Last week – 4-4, Overall – 62-50)

New Mexico Lobos vs. Texas-San Antonio Roadrunners

Pick: New Mexico Lobos

Houston Cougars vs. San Diego State Aztecs

Pick: Houston Cougars

Appalachian State Mountaineers vs Toledo Rockets

Pick: Appalachian State Mountaineers

Central Florida Knights vs. Arkansas State Red Wolves

Pick: Central Florida Knights

Southern Mississippi Golden Eagles vs. Louisiana-Lafayette Ragin Cajuns

Pick: Louisiana-Lafayette Ragin Cajuns

James Madison Dukes @ North Dakota State Bison

Pick: North Dakota State Bison

Youngstown Penguins @ Eastern Washington Eagles

Pick: Eastern Washington Eagles

Detroit Lions @ New York Giants

Pick: Detroit Lions

Green Bay Packers @ Chicago Bears

Pick: Green Bay Packers

Pittsburgh Steelers @ Cincinnati Bengals

Pick: Pittsburgh Steelers

New England Patriots @ Denver Broncos

Pick: New England Patriots

Dallas Cowboys @ Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Pick: Dallas Cowboys

Carolina Panthers @ Washington Redskins

Pick: Washington Redskins

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