NFL Week 3 Betting Trends

The majority of the NFL is 1-1 right now, with a few teams sitting at 2-0 or 0-2. There have been 22 games in the first two weeks decided by one touchdown or less. Some strange things are going on in the NFL right now. Trent Richardson was the Browns number one draft pick last year, but he’s a member of the Indianapolis Colts now. The Seattle Seahawks are favored by a nearly unprecedented 19.5 points against Jacksonville this week. There are some good matchups on this weekend’s schedule.

BangtheBook has offered a trends to consider article during the baseball season, and now we’ll be having an NFL trends to consider article during the football season as well. This will give bettors a good look at some of the most important trends to consider before placing a bet this week. Let’s look at trends to consider for games this coming weekend.

-The Kansas City Chiefs and Coach Andy Reid will be in Philadelphia on Thursday night for a big mid-week matchup with the Eagles. The Eagles are 0-6-1 ATS in their last 7 games against a team with a winning record. The Chiefs are 2-0 so far this year. Kansas City is 0-4 ATS in their last 4 meetings with the Eagles.

-The Green Bay Packers and Cincinnati Bengals meet in an elite matchup between 1-1 teams this weekend. Cincinnati is 7-1 ATS in their last 8 games during week three of the season. The Bengals are 8-2-1 ATS in their last 11 games overall.

-Dallas hosts the St. Louis Rams this weekend, but the Cowboys are just 2-10 ATS in their last 12 home games. The Rams are 6-1 ATS in their last 7 road games. The under is 4-1 in the last 5 meetings between these teams.

-Something has to give in San Francisco this weekend. The Colts are 8-1 ATS in their last 9 games following a loss. The 49ers are 16-6-1 ATS in their last 23 home games. The road team is 4-0 ATS in the last 4 meetings between these two teams. The over is 7-0 in the 49ers last 7 home games.

-The New Orleans Saints are a very impressive 17-5 ATS in their last 22 home games. The Arizona Cardinals are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 road games. The home team is 4-0 ATS in the last 4 meetings between these teams.

-The San Diego Chargers are a perfect 8-0 ATS in their last 8 meeting with the Tennessee Titans. Tennessee is 6-2 ATS in their last 8 games during week three. Both of these teams have been better than anticipated so far this year. The over is 5-1-1 in the last 7 meetings between these teams.

-The Detroit Lions are 3-12-1 ATS in their last 16 games during week three of the NFL season. The Lions are also 0-4 ATS in their last 4 road games. Detroit is 0-4 ATS in their last 4 games at Washington. Can Washington get back on track with a win at home here? This should be one of the most intriguing games of the weekend.

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