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Injuries

Three key Buccaneers back at practice ahead of matchup with the Saints

by Mike Spector | Buccaneers Correspondent |
Wed, Oct 27th 1:43pm EDT

Per Ian Rapoport on Twitter, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers had three key players back at practice on Wednesday, in advance of their Week 8 matchup with the New Orleans Saints. Tight end Rob Gronkowski (ribs), LB Lavonte David (ankle), and CB Richard Sherman (hamstring) were all seen practice in pads... View More

Categories: Injuries

Injuries

Bears' Mack (foot) not expected to play against the 49ers

by Mike Spector | Bears Correspondent |
Wed, Oct 27th 1:36pm EDT

Per Ian Rapoport on Twitter, Chicago Bears pass rusher Khalil Mack is not expected to play against the San Francisco 49ers this week, as he continues to deal with a foot injury... View More

Categories: Injuries

Public Betting

Early money 4/1 in favor of the over in the Packers-Cardinals matchup

by Mike Spector | Packers Correspondent |
Wed, Oct 27th 12:30pm EDT

DraftKings Sportsbook is reporting one-sided betting action for Thursday's over/under in the matchup between the Green Bay Packers and Arizona Cardinals... View More

Categories: Public Betting

Public Betting

Good early two-way action on the Packers-Cardinals point spread

by Mike Spector | Packers Correspondent |
Wed, Oct 27th 11:19am EDT

DraftKings Sportsbook is reporting good two-way action on the point spread for Thursday night’s Week 8 matchup between the Green Bay Packers and Arizona Cardinals... View More

Categories: Public Betting

Injuries

Packers' Lazard placed on reserve/COVID-19 list ahead of meeting with the Cardinals

by Mike Spector | Cardinals Correspondent |
Wed, Oct 27th 7:31am EDT

The Green Bay Packers have placed wide receiver Allen Lazard on the reserve/COVID-19 list ahead of Thursday night's matchup with the Arizona Cardinals... View More

Categories: Injuries

Trends

Trend points to another low-scoring Chiefs game in primetime against the Giants

by Mike Spector | Giants Correspondent |
Tue, Oct 26th 5:24pm EDT

The under has cashed in each of the last four games the Kansas City Chiefs have played on Monday Night Football, and they bring that streak into their Week 8 matchup against the New York Giants... View More

Categories: Trends

Trends

Chiefs look to improve poor ATS home record against the Giants

by Mike Spector | Giants Correspondent |
Tue, Oct 26th 5:21pm EDT

The Kansas City Chiefs are just 1-8 ATS in their last nine home games, and look to improve upon that record in their home Monday Night Football matchup against the New York Giants... View More

Categories: Trends

Trends

Giants look to snap winless streak as underdogs against the Chiefs

by Mike Spector | Giants Correspondent |
Tue, Oct 26th 5:18pm EDT

The New York Giants are 0-8 SU in their last eight games against AFC opponents, and look to break that winless streak as road underdogs on Monday night against the Kansas City Chiefs... View More

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Trends

Vikings look for better home ATS success against the Cowboys

by Mike Spector | Cowboys Correspondent |
Tue, Oct 26th 5:15pm EDT

The Minnesota Vikings are 1-6 ATS in their last seven home games, and look to improve that record in their Week 8 home matchup against the Dallas Cowboys... View More

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Trends

Cowboys bring long over streak into matchup with the Vikings

by Mike Spector | Cowboys Correspondent |
Tue, Oct 26th 5:12pm EDT

The over is 8-1 in the Dallas Cowboys' last nine games against NFC opponents, and they bring that streak into this week's matchup against the Minnesota Vikings... View More

Categories: Trends

Trends

Cowboys look to extend winning streak to six against the Vikings

by Mike Spector | Cowboys Correspondent |
Tue, Oct 26th 5:09pm EDT

The Dallas Cowboys have won five consecutive games entering their Sunday night matchup with the Minnesota Vikings... View More

Categories: Trends

Trends

Washington looks for better ATS success against the Broncos

by Mike Spector | Washington Correspondent |
Tue, Oct 26th 4:46pm EDT

The Washington Football Team has covered the spread just once in their last seven games, and look for better ATS success as road underdogs against the Denver Broncos in Week 8... View More

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Trends

Washington brings under trend into their Week 8 matchup with the Broncos

by Mike Spector | Washington Correspondent |
Tue, Oct 26th 4:42pm EDT

The under is 4-0 in the Washington Football Team's last four games against AFC West opponents, and they bring that streak into their Week 8 matchup against the Denver Broncos... View More

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Trends

Washington looks to snap winless streak as underdogs against the Broncos

by Mike Spector | Washington Correspondent |
Tue, Oct 26th 4:40pm EDT

The Washington Football Team is 0-7 SU in their last seven games as underdogs, and they look to break that winless streak as road underdogs against the Denver Broncos... View More

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Trends

Saints look for continued ATS success as underdogs against the Buccaneers

by Mike Spector | Buccaneers Correspondent |
Tue, Oct 26th 4:25pm EDT

The New Orleans Saints are 7-1 ATS in their last eight games as underdogs, and look to improve that record as home underdogs against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers... View More

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Trends

Saints bring under trend into divisional matchup against the Buccaneers

by Mike Spector | Buccaneers Correspondent |
Tue, Oct 26th 4:22pm EDT

The under is 6-0 in the New Orleans Saints' last six games against divisional opponents, and they bring that streak into their Week 8 home matchup with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers... View More

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Trends

Buccaneers look to continue dominant stretch against the Saints

by Mike Spector | Buccaneers Correspondent |
Tue, Oct 26th 4:19pm EDT

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers are 14-1 SU in their last 15 games dating back to last season, and look to improve upon that record in their Week 8 matchup against the New Orleans Saints... View More

Categories: Trends

Trends

Trend points to the under in the Patriots-Chargers matchup

by Mike Spector | Chargers Correspondent |
Tue, Oct 26th 4:16pm EDT

The under is 6-1 in the New England Patriots' last seven games as underdogs, and they bring that streak into their road matchup against the Los Angeles Chargers... View More

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Trends

Chargers look for continued ATS success as favorites against the Patriots

by Mike Spector | Chargers Correspondent |
Tue, Oct 26th 4:14pm EDT

The Los Angeles Chargers are 5-1 ATS as favorites, and look to continue that success as home favorites this week against the New England Patriots... View More

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Trends

Chargers look for continued dominance of AFC opponents when facing the Patriots

by Mike Spector | Chargers Correspondent |
Tue, Oct 26th 4:10pm EDT

The Los Angeles Chargers are 6-1 SU against their last seven AFC opponents, and look to improve upon that record when facing the New England Patriots on Sunday... View More

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Trends

49ers look for better ATS success as favorites against the Bears

by Mike Spector | Bears Correspondent |
Tue, Oct 26th 3:23pm EDT

The San Francisco 49ers are 1-9 ATS in their last ten games as favorites, and they look to improve that record in Week 8 as road favorites against the Chicago Bears... View More

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Trends

Bears bring long under streak into matchup with the 49ers

by Mike Spector | Bears Correspondent |
Tue, Oct 26th 3:20pm EDT

The under is 6-0 in the Chicago Bears' last six games, and they bring that under streak into their Week 8 matchup against the San Francisco 49ers... View More

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Trends

49ers look to end poor moneyline losing streak as favorites against the Bears

by Mike Spector | Bears Correspondent |
Tue, Oct 26th 3:16pm EDT

The San Francisco 49ers play the Arizona Cardinals in Week 9, which is a bad sign for their Week 8 matchup against the Chicago Bears. The 49ers are 0-4 SU in their last four games the week before they play a divisional opponent... View More

Categories: Trends

Trends

Eagles and Lions bring long over streak into their Week 8 matchup

by Mike Spector | Eagles Correspondent |
Tue, Oct 26th 2:56pm EDT

The over is 7-0 in the last seven meetings between the Philadelphia Eagles and Detroit Lions, and the two teams bring that long over streak into their Week 8 matchup... View More

Categories: Trends

Trends

Eagles look for better ATS success as favorites against the Lions

by Mike Spector | Eagles Correspondent |
Tue, Oct 26th 2:53pm EDT

The Philadelphia Eagles are 1-8 ATS in their last nine games as favorites, and look to improve upon that record as road favorites in Week 8 against the Detroit Lions... View More

Categories: Trends

Trends

Moneyline trend favors the Lions over the Eagles

by Mike Spector | Eagles Correspondent |
Tue, Oct 26th 2:49pm EDT

The Philadelphia Eagles are 0-4 SU in their last four games against teams with a losing record. They look to break that winless streak in Week 8 against the Detroit Lions... View More

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Trends

Titans look for continued ATS success against the Colts

by Mike Spector | Colts Correspondent |
Tue, Oct 26th 2:45pm EDT

The Tennessee Titans are 5-1 ATS in their last six games, and look to improve upon that record in their Week 8 matchup against the Indianapolis Colts... View More

Categories: Trends

Trends

Titans bring long road over streak into matchup with the Colts

by Mike Spector | Colts Correspondent |
Tue, Oct 26th 2:42pm EDT

The over is 9-1 in the Tennessee Titans' last ten road games, and they bring that streak into their Week 8 road matchup against the Indianapolis Colts... View More

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Trends

Titans look to continue AFC South dominance against the Colts

by Mike Spector | Colts Correspondent |
Tue, Oct 26th 2:39pm EDT

The Tennessee Titans are 8-1 SU in their last nine games against divisional opponents, and they look to improve that record this week against the Indianapolis Colts... View More

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Trends

Steelers bring under streak into matchup with the Browns

by Mike Spector | Steelers Correspondent |
Tue, Oct 26th 2:18pm EDT

The under is 5-1 in the Pittsburgh Steelers' last six games, and they bring that under streak into their Week 8 matchup with the Cleveland Browns... View More

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Trends

Browns look to improve poor ATS record when facing the Steelers

by Mike Spector | Steelers Correspondent |
Tue, Oct 26th 2:16pm EDT

The Cleveland Browns are 1-8 ATS in their last nine games against divisional opponents, and look to improve upon that record in their Week 8 matchup against the Pittsburgh Steelers... View More

Categories: Trends

Trends

Steelers look to improve impressive October record against the Browns

by Mike Spector | Steelers Correspondent |
Tue, Oct 26th 2:13pm EDT

The Pittsburgh Steelers are 7-1 SU in their last eight October games, and look to improve that record in their Week 8 matchup against the Cleveland Browns... View More

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Trends

Trend points to the under in the Panthers-Falcons matchup

by Mike Spector | Falcons Correspondent |
Tue, Oct 26th 2:08pm EDT

The under is 8-2 in the Carolina Panthers' last ten games, and they bring that streak into their Week 8 matchup against the Atlanta Falcons... View More

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Trends

Panthers look to end ATS cover-less streak against the Falcons

by Mike Spector | Falcons Correspondent |
Tue, Oct 26th 2:05pm EDT

The Carolina Panthers are 0-4 ATS in their last four games, and look to end that streak as underdogs in Week 8 against the Atlanta Falcons... View More

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Trends

Falcons look for continued dominance of the Panthers

by Mike Spector | Falcons Correspondent |
Tue, Oct 26th 2:02pm EDT

The Atlanta Falcons are 6-1 SU in their last seven games against the Carolina Panthers... View More

Categories: Trends

Trends

Dolphins and Bills bring over streak into their Week 8 matchup

by Mike Spector | Bills Correspondent |
Tue, Oct 26th 1:59pm EDT

The over is 5-1 in the last six meetings between the Miami Dolphins and Buffalo Bills... View More

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Trends

Dolphins look to end poor ATS streak against the Bills

by Mike Spector | Bills Correspondent |
Tue, Oct 26th 1:57pm EDT

The Miami Dolphins have lost six consecutive games, and are 0-4 ATS in their last four. They look to end each of those streaks in Week 8 against the Buffalo Bills... View More

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Trends

Bills look to continue AFC East dominance against the Dolphins

by Mike Spector | Bills Correspondent |
Tue, Oct 26th 1:54pm EDT

The Buffalo Bills have won seven consecutive games against AFC East opponents, and look for an eighth straight when facing the Miami Dolphins... View More

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Trends

Packers bring over streak as underdogs into their matchup with the Cardinals

by Mike Spector | Cardinals Correspondent |
Tue, Oct 26th 1:43pm EDT

The over is 5-0 in the Green Bay Packers' last five games as underdogs, and they put that streak to the test as underdogs in Week 8 against the Arizona Cardinals... View More

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Trends

Packers bring ATS cover streak into their matchup with the Cardinals

by Mike Spector | Cardinals Correspondent |
Tue, Oct 26th 1:40pm EDT

The Green Bay Packers have covered the spread in six straight games, and look to extend that streak on Thursday night when facing the Arizona Cardinals... View More

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Trends

Cardinals look for fourth straight win in head-to-head series with the Packers

by Mike Spector | Cardinals Correspondent |
Tue, Oct 26th 1:37pm EDT

The Arizona Cardinals have won three straight games against the Green Bay Packers dating back to 2015, and look for a fourth consecutive win against them in their Week 8 Thursday night matchup... View More

Categories: Trends

Line Movements

Buccaneers-Saints spread ticks up a half point

by Mike Spector | Buccaneers Correspondent |
Tue, Oct 26th 12:58pm EDT

After opening as -4.5 point road favorites, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers have been bet up to -5, per BettingPros consensus odds... View More

Categories: Line Movements

Line Movements

Patriots-Chargers over/under increases a second time

by Mike Spector | Patriots Correspondent |
Tue, Oct 26th 12:54pm EDT

The over/under for the Week 8 matchup between the New England Patriots and Los Angeles Chargers has been bet up twice since its initial opening... View More

Categories: Line Movements

Line Movements

Buyback appears on Eagles-Lions over/under

by Mike Spector | Eagles Correspondent |
Tue, Oct 26th 11:41am EDT

The over/under for the Week 8 matchup between the Philadelphia Eagles and Detroit Lions was initially bet down a full point from its initial opening, but has since increased by a half point... View More

Categories: Line Movements

Line Movements

Buyback appears on the Dolphins-Bills over/under

by Mike Spector | Dolphins Correspondent |
Tue, Oct 26th 11:38am EDT

The over/under for the Week 8 matchup between the Miami Dolphins and Buffalo Bills was initially bet down a full point from its initial opening, but has since increased by a half point... View More

Categories: Line Movements

Injuries

Packers' Adams placed on COVID-19 list ahead of TNF matchup with the Cardinals

by Mike Spector | Cardinals Correspondent |
Mon, Oct 25th 4:24pm EDT

Per Ian Rapoport on Twitter, the Green Bay Packers have placed wide receiver Davante Adams on the COVID-19 reserve list ahead of their Thursday night Week 8 matchup against the Arizona Cardinals... View More

Categories: Injuries

Line Movements

Giants-Chiefs over/under ticks down a half point

by Mike Spector | Chiefs Correspondent |
Mon, Oct 25th 4:20pm EDT

After opening at 52.5 points, the over/under for the Week 8 matchup between the New York Giants and Kansas City Chiefs has been bet down to 52, per BettingPros consensus odds... View More

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Line Movements

Giants-Chiefs spread reaches key number

by Mike Spector | Chiefs Correspondent |
Mon, Oct 25th 4:17pm EDT

The Kansas City Chiefs have been bet up from -9.5 to -10 point home favorites for their Week 8 matchup against the New York Giants, per BettingPros consensus odds... View More

Categories: Line Movements

Line Movements

Cowboys-Vikings over/under sees 1.5 point jump

by Mike Spector | Cowboys Correspondent |
Mon, Oct 25th 4:06pm EDT

The over/under for the Week 8 matchup between the Dallas Cowboys and Minnesota Vikings has increased by 1.5 points since its initial opening... View More

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Line Movements

Cowboys-Vikings spread on the rise

by Mike Spector | Cowboys Correspondent |
Mon, Oct 25th 4:03pm EDT

The Dallas Cowboys opened early Monday morning as -2 point road favorites in Week 8 against the Minnesota Vikings, but have since been bet up to -2.5, per BettingPros consensus odds... View More

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Line Movements

Washington-Broncos spread reaches key number

by Mike Spector | Washington Correspondent |
Mon, Oct 25th 3:58pm EDT

After opening as -3.5 point home favorites against the Washington Football Team in Week 8, the Denver Broncos were bet down to -3, per BettingPros consensus odds... View More

Categories: Line Movements

Line Movements

Buccaneers-Saints over/under ticks up a point

by Mike Spector | Buccaneers Correspondent |
Mon, Oct 25th 3:55pm EDT

After opening at 50 points, the over/under for the Week 8 matchup between the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and New Orleans Saints has been bet up to 51, per BettingPros consensus odds... View More

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Line Movements

Patriots-Chargers over/under ticks up a half point

by Mike Spector | Patriots Correspondent |
Mon, Oct 25th 3:51pm EDT

After opening at 48 points, the over/under for the Week 8 matchup between the New England Patriots and Los Angeles Chargers was bet up to 48.5, per BettingPros consensus odds... View More

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Line Movements

49ers-Bears over/under sees massive drop

by Mike Spector | 49ers Correspondent |
Mon, Oct 25th 3:48pm EDT

The over/under for the Week 8 matchup between the San Francisco 49ers and Chicago Bears has dropped four points in less than 24 hours since its initial opening... View More

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Line Movements

Packers-Cardinals spread and total on the move

by Mike Spector | Cardinals Correspondent |
Mon, Oct 25th 3:41pm EDT

Both the point spread and the over/under for the Week 8 matchup between the Green Bay Packers and Arizona Cardinals have changed in the last 12 hours, with the Cardinals' spread being bet up, and the total making is second downward move... View More

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Line Movements

Eagles-Lions over/under ticks down a half point

by Mike Spector | Eagles Correspondent |
Mon, Oct 25th 1:59pm EDT

After opening at 48.5 points, the over/under for the Week 8 matchup between the Philadelphia Eagles and Detroit Lions has been bet down to 47.5, per BettingPros consensus odds... View More

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Line Movements

Titans-Colts over/under ticks down a half point

by Mike Spector | Titans Correspondent |
Mon, Oct 25th 1:52pm EDT

After opening at 49.5 points, the over/under for the Week 8 matchup between the Tennessee Titans and Indianapolis Colts has been bet down to 49 points, per BettingPros consensus odds... View More

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Line Movements

Titans-Colts line jumps the fence

by Mike Spector | Titans Correspondent |
Mon, Oct 25th 1:48pm EDT

The Indianapolis Colts quickly went from small home favorites to underdogs in their Week 8 matchup against the Tennessee Titans... View More

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Line Movements

Steelers-Browns spread ticks down a full point

by Mike Spector | Browns Correspondent |
Mon, Oct 25th 1:41pm EDT

After opening at 43.5 points, the over/under for the Week 8 matchup between the Pittsburgh Steelers and Cleveland Browns has been bet down to 42.5, per BettingPros consensus odds... View More

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Line Movements

Steelers-Browns spread moves off key number

by Mike Spector | Browns Correspondent |
Mon, Oct 25th 1:37pm EDT

After opening as -3 point home favorites against the Pittsburgh Steelers, the Cleveland Browns have been bet up to -3.5, per BettingPros consensus odds... View More

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