Playbook picks: Sorry, Jets, Dolphins are too tough

It is rare all three Playbook analysts agree on what are seemingly toss-up games, but consider this week an exception.

Sterling Sharpe, Joe Theismann and Brian Billick all like the Dolphins to move to 3-0 by beating the visiting Jets, and are also in agreement that the Packers will march into Soldier Field on Monday night and hand the Bears their first loss.

Another interesting Week 3 pick they share in common: They expect the undefeated Texans to drop Dallas to 0-3.

Before Sharpe, Theismann and Billick go sing Kumbaya together, they are at odds in one key game. Theismann and Billick predict the Saints will remain unbeaten, while Sharpe is riding with the Falcons.

Without further ado, take a look at all of their Week 3 picks:

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Lions at Vikings
Sharpe: Lions
Theismann: Lions
Billick: Vikings

Bengals at Panthers
Sharpe: Bengals
Theismann: Bengals
Billick: Bengals

Redskins at Rams
Sharpe: Redskins
Theismann: Redskins
Billick: Redskins

Steelers at Buccaneers
Sharpe: Steelers
Theismann: Steelers
Billick: Steelers

Chargers at Seahawks
Sharpe: Chargers
Theismann: Chargers
Billick: Chargers

Raiders at Cardinals
Sharpe: Raiders
Theismann: Raiders
Billick: Cardinals

Packers at Bears
Sharpe: Packers
Theismann: Packers
Billick: Packers

Titans at Giants
Sharpe: Giants
Theismann: Titans
Billick: Titans

Falcons at Saints
Sharpe: Falcons
Theismann: Saints
Billick: Saints

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Bills at Patriots
Sharpe: Patriots
Theismann: Patriots
Billick: Patriots

49ers at Chiefs
Sharpe: Chiefs
Theismann: Chiefs
Billick: 49ers

Eagles at Jaguars
Sharpe: Eagles
Theismann: Eagles
Billick: Eagles

Colts at Broncos
Sharpe: Colts
Theismann: Colts
Billick: Colts

Browns at Ravens
Sharpe: Ravens
Theismann: Ravens
Billick: Ravens

Jets at Dolphins
Sharpe: Dolphins
Theismann: Dolphins
Billick: Dolphins

Cowboys at Texans
Sharpe: Texans
Theismann: Texans
Billick: Texans

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