The Packers are 3-2 against the spread when favored by at least three points. Due to injury and inconsistent play, the 49ers have not been great on offense, ranking 17th in passing, 11th in rushing, and 15th in scoring, putting up 26.0 points per game. The 2021 season preview for the Steelers appears pessimistic, but head coach Mike Tomlin has never coached a losing football team. In a 14-year career, that is absolutely remarkable consistency. Maybe that means the Steelers could finally be ready for a few down seasons.
The betting line from Caesars Sportsbook, official odds provider of Bet.NOLA.com, was New Orleans -2½ with an over/under total of 43½ as of Friday evening. The Dolphins are 7-1 ATS in their last eight games following a straight up loss. Given that Online Betting Sportsbooks That Accept California Residents Murray left Week 16 early with a soft-tissue injury, hold off on betting this game till we know more about his status, but if he’s healthy enough to play, he provides an edge. If the Eagles win this game, they will be the NFC East champions. Given what’s at stake, I expect them to slow the game down and play with more intention. Say what you want about the Dolphins — they’ve allowed an NFL-high 31.3 points per game — but at least they are giving full effort and playing as if they want to win.
Atlanta gave up just over two touchdowns on 254 total yards against per game in the preseason. The favorites had a rough time covering the spread in Week 1 as online sportsbooks saw 12 of the 16 underdogs win their game against the spread. Not only were underdogs covering, but they were winning straight up as well.
Unfortunately for the supporting public, neither of them covered the line and two of them lost their game. Bettors can use the information on this page to inform their wagering, and choose to act on it and place a bet, or could use it to steer clear of such a wager. Either way, the idea of betting trends are to paint as complete of a picture as possible for a matchup that you are interested in. As long as you use them as tools, and not as a complete picture, you be good to go.
• Denver has covered five of its last six games, including in both of Brandon Allen’s starts. • This is the second time since the franchise returned to Cleveland in 1999 that Cleveland has been a double-digit favorite. The other time was in Week 17 of 2007 when Cleveland beat San Francisco, 20-7 as a 13.5-point home favorite. That is the longest double-digit favorite drought by any team.
Eighty percent of moneyline tickets are on the Jags (-160) and those tickets make up three quarters of the moneyline handle. There’s clearly not much faith in the Bears and Andy Dalton. The former Bengals and Cowboys QB is starting for the Bears in Week 1 ahead of rookie QB Justin Fields. LA obtained Matthew Stafford from the Lions over the offseason in exchange for Jared Goff and draft picks.
Most casual bettors simply choose to bet on the money line instead of the point spread because that means the team they bet on just has to win, and they don’t have to worry about points. Since football is easily the most popular sports to bet on, you have a ton of casual bettors who bet on NFL games, which is what makes looking at the public betting percentages so valuable. Have you ever wondered what side the public is betting and what side the sharps are on? With our betting trends, we’ll show you pivotal betting data aggregated from some of the most popular Las Vegas sportsbooks.
The best way to get the favorable plus money odds with no vig and still bet the favorite is the run line in MLB. Most MLB favorites are usually in the -140 to -180 moneyline. Their posted runline at -1.5 runs is usually in the +120 to +150 range. Like any other endeavor, it takes time, patience and practice to become successful.