Week 7 in the NFL is here and as always here at Bangthebook.com we uncover some of the top trends in the NFL that will help locate winners.
This week there are plenty of big trends to pay attention to.
The last six NFL teams coming off a bye are 5-1 against the spread (ATS) this includes a perfect record of 4-0 last week. This week the teams returning from a bye are Chicago, New Orleans, Carolina and Jacksonville.
The trends continue to favor these teams in their individual matchups.
The Raiders are 10-4-1 ATS in their last 15 games following a loss and the Jaguars are 4-0 ATS in the last four meetings with the Silver and Black.
For the Dallas at Carolina game, the Cowboys are 1-6 ATS in their last 7 games after accumulating more than 350 total yards in their previous game and 1-7 ATS in the last eight games against a team with a losing record.
The Saints return from a bye with plenty of supporting trends. The Saints are 10-3 ATS in their last 13 games after allowing more than 250 yards passing in their previous game and 11-4 ATS in the last 15 games overall. The Buccaneers are 4-12 ATS in their last 16 games after accumulating more than 250 yards passing in their previous game and the road team is 13-5 ATS in their last 18 meetings.
Finally on Monday Night Football, the Lions are 7-18-1 ATS in their last 26 games after allowing less than 90 yards rushing in their previous game and the Bears are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games after allowing less than 250 total yards in their previous game.
Trends may not be an exact science when it comes to picking winners, but they will reveal some areas of concern before betting on football Sunday. Click Here For More NFL Betting Trends