Week 1 NFL Bets: 7 Picks Our Staff Made Right After the 2020 Schedule Release Hannah Foslien/Getty Images. Pictured: Aaron Rodgers, Kirk Cousins Week 1 of the 2020 NFL season is still months away, but one key way to find betting value is to get in on the action early. Our staff has already made picks for seven Week 1 games. Let’s dive in. Chris Raybon: Bills -5.5 vs. Jets Even factoring in Sam Darnold’s three-game absence last season, the Jets overachieved with a 7-9 record that was 1.6 wins better than the 5.6 wins implied by their point differential of -83. Their schedule-adjusted margin of victory — also known as Simple Rating System (SRS) — of -6.3 trailed the Bills (+2.2) by 8.5 points, and the presence of Darnold does not close that gap, especially with the Bills at home.