NFL Week 1 Lines: Champs Getting Little Respect
As far as I'm concerned, its never too early to think about the NFL.
Some shops have posted early Week 1 lines. I'm not recommending on getting down on any at the moment.
However, I do find it interesting - and often informative - to compare these early "spring" lines to the ones that we'll see after the preseason is finished.
The opening night game features Baltimore traveling to Denver. The Ravens may be the champs but its the Broncos who are currently laying more than a touchdown.
Some other potentially interesting matchups include the Packers visiting San Francisco to take on the 49'ers and the Giants and Cowboys renewing their rivalry at "Big D." The latter is the Sunday night game.
The Monday night double-header includes another NFC East battle, as the Eagles invade the nation's capital to take on the Redskins. That's followed by Houston at San Diego in the night cap.
A complete list of the Week 1 odds appears below. Lines courtesy of Sports Interaction, as of May 1st.
Thursday, Sept. 5
Baltimore at Denver (-8.5)
Sunday, Sept, 8
New England (-7) at Buffalo
Tennessee at Pittsburgh (-7)
Atlanta at New Orleans (-2.5)
Tampa (-2) at NY Jets
Kansas City (-1.5) at Jacksonville
Cincinnati at Chicago (-3.5)
Miami (pk) at Cleveland
Seattle (-3.5) at Carolina
Minnesota at Detroit (-2.5)
Oakland at Indianapolis (-8.5)
Arizona at St. Louis (-6)
Green Bay at San Francisco (-5)
NY Giants at Dallas (-3)
Monday Sept. 9
Philadelphia at Washington (-5.5)
Houston (-3) at San Diego
Famous for his success in the NFL, Ben Burns won from wire-to-wire last season, capping off a massive campaign with a stellar performance in the playoffs.
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- Marc Lawrence
- April 29, 2016 - 7:10 PM
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- pinnacle @ -115 NY Yankees
Play - New York Yankees w/Tanaka.
Edges - Yankees: Masahiro Tanaka 3-1 last four team starts in this series; and 10-3 career team starts during April, including 5-0 away. Red Sox: 3-11 last fourteen games as a host in this series.
With Tanaka in sharp current form with a 2.92 ERA and a 0.97 WHIP, we recommend a 1* play on the Yankees. Thank you and good luck as always.
> It simply doesn’t get any better than this. Marc’s super hot streak on the MLB base paths (14-2 last 16 plays) continues Friday night with a 10* Top Key Play in a Triple Perfect winning situation. If winning is your thing, then you know what do do!