Playbook picks: Which team will stay undefeated?

Once again, it is the fearless Brian Baldinger going out on his own this week. He is the only one of our three NFL Network Playbook analysts who believe the Colts — and not the Saints —¬†will remain the league’s lone unbeaten team following Week 12. Sterling Sharpe and Joe Theismann, on the other hand, both like New Orleans to go 11-0, while predicting Indianapolis will lose for the first time in Houston.

Another key game where Baldinger strays from his fellow experts is in the Ravens-Steelers matchup on Sunday night. Baldinger likes the Ravens to knock off the defending champs, while Sharpe and Theisman are picking the Steelers.

Our three prognisticators don’t agree on much this week, but they are unanimous in thinking that the Vikings will have no problem against the reeling Bears.

Without further ado, take a look at all of their Week 12 picks:

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Giants at Broncos
Mike Mayock: Giants
Brian Billick: Giants
Solomon Wilcots: Giants

Packers at Lions
Mayock: Packers
Billick: Packers
Wilcots: Packers

Jaguars at 49ers
Baldinger: Jaguars
Sharpe: 49ers
Theismann: 49ers

Buccaneers at Falcons
Baldinger: Falcons
Sharpe: Falcons
Theismann: Buccaneers

Seahawks at Rams
Baldinger: Rams
Sharpe: Seahawks
Theismann: Rams

Redskins at Eagles
Baldinger: Eagles
Sharpe: Eagles
Theismann: Redskins

Bears at Vikings
Baldinger: Vikings
Sharpe: Vikings
Theismann: Vikings

Patriots at Saints
Baldinger: Patriots
Sharpe: Saints
Theismann: Saints

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Raiders at Cowboys
Mayock: Cowboys
Billick: Cowboys
Wilcots: Raiders

Cardinals at Titans
Baldinger: Titans
Sharpe: Cardinals
Theismann: Cardinals

Browns at Bengals
Baldinger: Bengals
Sharpe: Browns
Theismann: Bengals

Panthers at Jets
Baldinger: Jets
Sharpe: Jets
Theismann: Panthers

Dolphins at Bills
Baldinger: Dolphins
Sharpe: Dolphins
Theismann: Dolphins

Chiefs at Chargers
Baldinger: Chargers
Sharpe: Chargers
Theismann: Chargers

Steelers at Ravens
Baldinger: Ravens
Sharpe: Steelers
Theismann: Steelers

Colts at Texans
Baldinger: Colts
Sharpe: Texans
Theismann: Texans

Playbook airs Tuesday through Friday at 6 p.m. ET, and Saturday at noon. It combines Xs-and-Os analysis of each NFL game with roundtable debates on the NFL’s hottest topics. For more information, check out NFL Network’s broadcast schedule.

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