New England fell at Cincinnati last week and Seattle lost at Indianapolis. We are left with three unbeaten teams in the NFL. New Orleans travels to New England as an underdog in a game that should be must see television. The other two unbeatens are tied atop the AFC West. Everyone expected Denver to be dominant, but most didn’t see Kansas City sitting at 5-0 after the first 5 games of the year.
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.
-Green Bay is 0-4 ATS in their last 4 road games. The Baltimore Ravens are 4-0 ATS in their last 4 home games. The Packers are still a small favorite in this game because of the respect that books have for this team. The Packers are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games against Baltimore.
-Something has to give on the totals front in the Philadelphia vs. Tampa Bay game this weekend. The over is 4-0 in the Eagles last 4 road games, and 7-1 in their last 8 overall. The under is 8-0 in Tampa Bay’s last 8 games overall.
-Kansas City is almost a double digit favorite this week at home against the Oakland Raiders. Oakland is actually 7-0 ATS in their last 7 games at Kansas City. The under is 17-5 in the last 22 meetings between these teams.
-Seattle looks to get back on track at home against Tennessee this week. The Seahawks are 13-3 ATS in their last 16 games against a team with a winning record. Seattle is 35-16-1 ATS in their last 52 home games. The under is 4-0 in the last 4 meetings between these teams.
-The Buffalo Bills are 4-0 ATS in their last 4 home games. The Bengals are just 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games against Buffalo. The Bills will have to take care of business with Thad Lewis at the starting quarterback spot here.
-The Steelers will try to get in the win column in New York against the surprising Jets this weekend. The Steelers are 0-4 ATS in their last 4. The Jets are 4-1 ATS so far this season. The home team is 6-2 ATS in the last 8 meetings between these two.
-Looking for a huge point spread? Look no further than the Jacksonville vs. Denver matchup. The Broncos are favored by as much as 28 points in this game. The Jaguars are 0-6 ATS in their last 6 road games. The Broncos are 5-0 ATS in their last 5 against a team with a losing record. Still, 28 points is a ton to lay in an NFL game.
-New England looks to bounce back from last week’s loss with a big win over New Orleans this week. The Patriots are 28-12-1 ATS in their last 41 games following a loss. The Saints are 19-7 ATS in their last 26 against a team with a winning record.
-Washington is 6-1 ATS in their last 7 games against the NFC East. Dallas is 5-16 ATS in their last 21 games against a team with a losing record. The Redskins are 6-0 ATS in their last 6 games at Dallas.
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