Bill Burt's Pro Picks -- Week 16

San Francisco 49ers quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo (10) smiles after a play during the second half of an NFL football game against the Houston Texans, in Houston. Bill Burt says Jimmy G's luck -- he's 3-0 as starter for the 49ers -- will run out on Sunday. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip, File)

Sunday's games

NEW ENGLAND 31, Buffalo 24 ... Bills pesky for a day

NEW ORLEANS 27, Atlanta 20 ... Saints are better team

CHICAGO 26, Cleveland 20 ... Browns imperfect season

WASHINGTON 24, Denver 17 ... Mediocre beats bad

Detroit 24, CINCINNATI 23 ... Very similar teams

L.A. Chargers 31, N.Y. JETS 20 ... LAC won't lose

L.A. Rams 30, TENNESSEE 27 ... LAR won't lose

KANSAS CITY 27, Miami 17 ... Salvaging season

CAROLINA 38, Tampa Bay 24 ... Panthers interesting team

Jacksonville 24, SAN FRANCISCO 20 ... Jimmy G's luck runs out

ARIZONA 31, N.Y. Giants 17 ... Eli almost finished

DALLAS 34, Seattle 20 ... Embarrassing finish for Seahawks

Monday night

Pittsburgh 30, HOUSTON 20 ... Not ending well for Billy O

PHILADELPHIA 38, Oakland 21 ... Bad, bad year for Raiders

Home teams in CAPS

Last week: 14-1

Season: 143-65