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USFL Predictions: Week 6 Picks for Every Game

USFL Predictions: Week 6 Picks for Every Game

Athlon's experts pick every winner for every game on the Week 6 slate

The reinvented USFL is halfway through the regular season and the top two teams in each division are starting to separate themselves a bit. With five games left, New Jersey (North) and Birmingham (South) have built two-game cushions with everyone else jockeying for position behind them.

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Week 6's slate is made up of four crossover matchups but every game counts in the standings, especially with the battle for the two wild-card spots so tight. All of the Week 6 action takes place on Saturday and Sunday, starting with Tampa Bay taking on Philadelphia. Then in prime time, undefeated Birmingham faces a Michigan team that has lost two in a row to drop to 1-4 overall.

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On Sunday, it's Pittsburgh, who finally got in the win column last weekend, against New Orleans. And Week 6 wraps up with a pair of teams heading in exactly opposite directions — Houston (losers of four in a row) vs. New Jersey (winners of our in a row).

So which teams will come out on top in Week 6 of the USFL season? Athlon's own Steven Lassan (@AthlonSteven), Mark Ross (@AthlonMarkR), and Ben Weinrib (@benweinrib) predict the winners for every game each week:

USFL Week 6 Predictions

Steven LassanMark RossBen Weinrib

Tampa Bay Bandits at Philadelphia Stars (Sat.)

Bandits

Stars

Bandits

Michigan Panthers at Birmingham Stallions (Sat.)

Stallions

Stallions

Stallions

Pittsburgh Maulers at New Orleans Breakers (Sun.)

Breakers

Breakers

Breakers

Houston Gamblers at New Jersey Generals (Sun.)

Generals

Generals

Generals

Week 5

2-2

2-2

1-3

Season

11-9

11-9

10-10