Bill Burt's Pro Picks -- Week 2

According to Bill Burt, Atlanta Falcons' Matt Ryan (2), shown here fumbling the ball after a hit from Philadelphia Eagles' Chris Long (56) last week, are in a must-win situation at home against the Panthers. He predicts they will come through.(AP Photo/Michael Perez)

Sunday's games

New England 20, JACKSONVILLE 16 ... Pats 'D' finishes job

ATLANTA 31, Carolina 27 ... Two very similar teams

L.A. Chargers 28, Buffalo 23 ... Bills not ready for prime time

Minnesota 27, GREEN BAY 24 ... Watch out for Vikings

NEW ORLEANS 31, Cleveland 30 ... Won't be easy

N.Y. JETS 20, Miami 17 ... Might go OT

PITTSBURGH 31, Kansas City 28 ... Steelers win, barely

Philadelphia 27, TAMPA BAY 20 ... Bucs got their attention

Houston 31, TENNESSEE 24 ... vrabel is no Belichick just yet

WASHINGTON 38, Indianapolis 31 ... A lot of points here

L.A. RAMS 41, Arizona 13 ... Lock of the week

SAN FRANCISCO 35, Detroit 20 ... Blowout city

DENVER 24, Oakland 21 ... Broncos won't have any easy wins

DALLAS 27, N.Y. Giants 23 ... Two so-so teams

Monday night

Seattle 28, CHICAGO 23 ... Bears blew it last week

Home teams in CAPS

Last week: 7-7-1

Season: 7-7-1