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Sam Farmer's NFL picks for Week 3

Sam Farmer's NFL picks for Week 3

The Times’ NFL writer, Sam Farmer, examines this week’s matchups. Lines according to (O/U = over/under). Last week’s record 4-12 (.250); season 16-16 (.500). Using point spreads with the scores Farmer predicted, the record against the spread last week would have been 9-7 (.563); season 19-13 (.594).


Cincinnati (2-0) at Baltimore (0-2)

Sunday, 10 a.m.

Bengals 30, Ravens 20

TV: None. DirecTV: 705.

Line: Ravens by 2 1/2. O/U: 44 1/2.

Ravens return home after two rough games on the road. They typically play well against the Bengals at home but are going to have difficulty scoring...