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Scott Taetsch / Contributor

The Pittsburgh Steelers will take on the Detroit Lions at 1 p.m. ET on Sunday at Heinz Field. The Steelers are 5-3 overall and 3-2 at home, while Detroit is 0-8 overall and 0-4 on the road. The Steelers have won four consecutive games. The Lions have not won since Week 13 of the 2020 season. 

The Steelers have won the last five games between the teams. Pittsburgh is favored by eight points in the latest Steelers vs. Lions odds from Caesars Sportsbook, and the over-under is set at 42.5. Before entering any Lions vs. Steelers picks, you'll want to see the NFL predictions from the model at SportsLine.

The model, which simulates every NFL game 10,000 times, is up almost $7,600 for $100 players on top-rated NFL picks since its inception six-plus years ago. The model enters Week 10 of the 2021 season on an incredible 128-88 run on top-rated NFL picks that dates back to the 2017 season. 

The model also ranked in the top 10 on NFLPickWatch four of the past five years on straight-up NFL picks and beat more than 94 percent of CBS Sports Football Pick'em players four times during that span. Anyone who has followed it is way up.

Now, the model has set its sights on Steelers vs. Lions. You can head to SportsLine to see its picks. Here are several NFL betting lines for Lions vs. Steelers:

  • Steelers vs. Lions spread: Steelers -8
  • Steelers vs. Lions over-under: 42.5 points
Featured Game | Pittsburgh Steelers vs. Detroit Lions

What you need to know about the Steelers

Pittsburgh beat Chicago 29-27 on Monday. Pat Freiermuth had five catches for 43 yards and a season-high two TDs. Ben Roethlisberger completed 21 of 30 passes (70 percent) for 205 yards and two TDs with no INTs. Najee Harris has 75-plus scrimmage yards in his last seven games and has scored a TD in his last five. 

T.J. Watt had seven tackles and tied a career high with three sacks last week. The Steelers are second in the league in touchdowns allowed, with only 16 on the season. Chase Claypool (toe) is out for Week 10. 

What you need to know about the Lions

Meanwhile, the Lions were steamrolled by the Eagles in Week 8, 44-6. Philadelphia jumped out to a 17-0 lead. Jared Goff was sacked a season-high five times. T.J. Hockenson had 10 receptions for 89 yards. 

The Lions have only 14 TDs this season on offense, the second-lowest total in the league. D'Andre Swift has five TDs, more than double the total of any other player on the team. Detroit has not won in Pittsburgh since Nov. of 1955. Jamaal Williams (thigh) is out for Sunday's game. 

How to make Steelers vs. Lions picks

The model is leaning over on the total, and it's also generated a point-spread pick that is hitting in well over 50 percent of simulations. You can only see the pick at SportsLine.

So who wins Steelers vs. Lions? And which side of the spread hits well over 50 percent of the time? Visit SportsLine right now to see which side of the spread you need to jump on, all from the computer model that has crushed its NFL picks.