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Here at Bang the Book, we have all of the top matchups of the 2012 NFL betting campaign covered! Today, we’re taking a look at the best matchups for Week 6!
The name of the game here on Thursday Night Football is sticking around for the push for the playoffs in the AFC. The Titans are probably said and done with four losses already, especially knowing how many insanely difficult games are still on the docket for a team that was a second place outfit last year. Pittsburgh though, still clearly has all to play for at 2-2.
When you bet on the NFL, you should know all about the numbers. Numbers for stats, numbers for trends, numbers for betting lines, numbers for ‘totals’ – You should know it all. Here at Bang the Book, we are set to talk about the football betting lines for Week 6. Here are the most important numbers that you need to remember for the week!
0: The number of teams that are left in the NFL without a single ATS defeat this year. The last team standing was the Houston Texans,
BetAnySports.com is back with another great set of NFL betting props for the NFL Network’s Thursday Night Football. Join us for the Tennessee Titans vs. Pittsburgh Steelers prop picks for this AFC duel at LP Field.
Ben Roethlisberger Over 1.5 Touchdown Passes (-140): Are the oddsmakers really paying attention to the fact that the Titans defense stinks? Tennessee is allowing 279.6 passing yards per game, and it has conceded just a boatload of touchdowns through the air this year.
There are five weeks of the NFL regular season in the books making it is a great time to take a look at how the early results have impacted the betting public’s response to which team’s are now favored to …
Arch rivals from the AFC are going to meet in a crucial tilt of teams that are trying to get back in the AFC playoff picture. The Pittsburgh Steelers will go on the road to take on the Tennessee Titans.
The Steelers at least looked remotely healthy for a half of football or so in last week’s win over the Philadelphia Eagles. RB Rashard Mendenhall came back to the fold and gave some life to a running game that had been completed drab, while both LB James Harrison and S Troy Polamalu came back after missing games with various injuries.
Atlanta has already created some distance between itself and the rest of the field in the NFC with a 5-0 start, while this past Sunday night New Orleans finally scratched-out its first win of the year.
The following is a handicapping guide for the top three matchups in the NFC for this week’s games with lines provided by Bookmaker.
Injuries are common place and they happen week-to-week in the NFL and depending on the player, the injuries can change the face of a team. IN week 5 there were several injuries that made headlines and could easily affect the outcomes of games for Week 6. The injury that grabbed more attention than the injury to Redskin quarterback Robert Griffin III.
It had to happen sooner or later. Redskin’s rookie QB RG3 plays with a youthful enthusiasm and attacks every play with a hard nose effort.
With Week 5 in the books for the NFL it’s time to take a look at the opening lines for Week 6. As a sports bettor there is often value found in the early line so looking at the numbers as soon as they are released is important to making money in betting football.
Here are a few early lines that provide value for the upcoming week in the NFL.
The last two teams of the week to kick it off on Monday Night Football betting action this week are the New York Jets and the Houston Texans. Check out some of the NFL prop bets that are available at BetDSI, as we analyze the betting lines and see which sides to play.
Mark Sanchez Passing Touchdowns Under 1.5 (-180): Doesn’t it just feel like Sanchez is going to have a hard time stringing two completed passes together, let alone two completed touchdown passes?
NFC teams that are hoping to get into the playoffs this year meet in a critical battle on Tobacco Road on Sunday, as the Carolina Panthers play host to the Seattle Seahawks.
QB Russell Wilson finds himself in a little bit of hot water this week. The truth of the matter though, is that he hasn’t played as badly as his numbers suggest, and he really hasn’t had the training wheels taken off of him by Head Coach Pete Carroll.