Week 2 NFL betting nuggets to know for every game

Week 2 NFL betting nuggets to know for every game


The Super Bowl loser trend didn’t come through in Week 1, but you were correctly warned about the recent struggles for Indianapolis and New Orleans in season openers. As you’ll see, the trends this week point to a bounce-back performance by Andrew Luck and the Colts.

Here are the rest of the trends that should help you in betting the NFL this weekend.

All lines are courtesy of Westgate Las Vegas SuperBook

Indianapolis Colts at Washington Redskins (-5.5, 48.5) — 1 p.m. ET

Los Angeles Chargers (-7.5, 43) at Buffalo Bills — 1 p.m. ET

Houston Texans (-2.5) at Tennessee Titans — 1 p.m. ET

  • The Texans are 4-0 ATS as a road favorite under coach Bill O’Brien, with two of those wins coming against the Titans.

  • Houston is 7-2 ATS and 7-2 SU in the past nine meetings between these division rivals.

Kansas City Chiefs at Pittsburgh Steelers (-5, 53.5) — 1 p.m. ET

Miami Dolphins at New York Jets (-2.5, 43.5) — 1 p.m. ET

Philadelphia Eagles — 1 p.m. ET

Cleveland Browns at New Orleans Saints (-9.5, 49) — 1 p.m. ET

  • The over is 17-6 in the Saints’ past 23 home games.

  • The Browns have won outright as underdogs in each of their past three trips to New Orleans. Those outright wins have been as a 9-point underdog in 1999, a 5.5-point underdog in 2002 and a 13-point underdog in 2010.

Carolina Panthers at Atlanta Falcons (-6.5, 44.5) — 1 p.m. ET

  • The home team is 5-1 ATS in the past six meetings between these division rivals.

  • The under is 9-1 in the past 10 meetings between these NFC South foes.

  • The under is 13-3 in the Falcons’ past 16 games.

Minnesota Vikings at Green Bay Packers (no line) — 1 p.m. ET

Arizona Cardinals at Los Angeles Rams (-13, 44.5) — 4:05 p.m. ET

  • This game will mark the first time the Cardinals are a double-digit underdog since Week 16 of the 2013 season at Seattle, when they won 17-10 as 10-point underdogs.

  • The road team is 6-0 ATS in the past six meetings between these teams outside of London.

Detroit Lions at San Francisco 49ers (-6, 49) — 4:05 p.m. ET

New England Patriots (-1, 45.5) at Jacksonville Jaguars — 4:25 p.m. ET

  • Entering this week, the Patriots have been favored in 51 straight games started by Tom Brady. The record for the longest streak as a favorite by a starting quarterback in the Super Bowl era is 55 straight games by Kurt Warner (including playoffs).

  • The Patriots are 13-3 ATS and 15-1 SU in road games since the start of the 2016 season.

Oakland Raiders at Denver Broncos (-6.5, 46) — 4:25 p.m. ET

  • The Broncos are 7-1-2 ATS and 9-1 SU in their 10 September games since the start of the 2015 season.

  • The under is 8-1 in the Raiders’ past nine games against division opponents. This includes a 3-0 under record in three meetings against the Broncos during this span.

New York Giants at Dallas Cowboys (-3, 42.5) — 8:20 p.m. ET

Seattle Seahawks at Chicago Bears (-3.5, 43) — 8:15 p.m. ET (Monday)

  • The Seahawks are 22-6-1 ATS and 24-4-1 SU in prime-time games under coach Pete Carroll. This includes an 8-2 ATS record with six outright wins as an underdog in prime time under Carroll.

  • Under previous coach John Fox, the Bears were 1-7 ATS with seven outright losses as a favorite.

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September 16, 2018 at 06:58AM


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