Playoff Picture Mucks Up Spreads

Dak Prescott and the Cowboys are favored on oddsboards in excess of the Eagles in 7 days 18 (Photo by Abundant Graessle/Icon Sportswire)

The final 7 days of the NFL’s frequent season usually gives up the wild, wacky, and weird when it arrives to opening traces and movement. It is tough not to do a double-choose when you see SuperBook United states opened the Detroit Lions as 2-position favorites in 7 days 18 more than the Environmentally friendly Bay Packers, who were -11 favorites on the glance-in advance line.

But immediately after Green Bay locked up the NFC’s No. 1 seed with a 37-10 acquire more than Minnesota on Sunday evening, the Packers could determine to relaxation starters from the Lions in a activity that implies almost nothing to them.

The Lions -2 quantity fulfilled fast resistance, nonetheless, as the Packers are -1.5 at Circa Sports activities on Monday, when several sportsbooks all-around the betting marketplace took the activity off their oddsboards.

The Cowboys-Eagles tilt was flexed from Sunday to Saturday primetime. Whilst the two teams have clinched playoff spots but could boost their seeding with a win, there was early pricing variance for this NFC East clash given that there’s uncertainty as to how they’ll tactic the match.

The SuperBook hung Dallas -1.5 to open up, Circa was as substantial as -4.5, and the line seems to have settled in the -3 to -3.5 (even) selection.]

Proceed with caution and foresee line fluctuations throughout the sector centered on playoff positions, coaching conclusions, and possible COVID developments.

Here’s a look at the rest of the Week 18 slate with all strains latest as of Monday morning.

Chiefs (-10, 44.5) at Broncos

This is the early Saturday match in 7 days 18. The Chiefs misplaced management of the No. 1 seed just after a 34-31 reduction at Cincinnati. They’ll will need to earn and for Tennessee to lose to regain it. K.C. is 5- ATS in its last five games at Denver.

Bears at Vikings (-3, 44.5)

With the Vikes removed from the playoffs, this line has dipped from the appear-ahead line of Minnesota -6. This activity has no bearing on the postseason picture.

Patriots (-5.5, 40) at Dolphins

The Pats are even now battling the Costs for the AFC East crown, while Miami is no extended in contention for a playoff spot. You could possibly want to search at the overall here, as New England has gone ‘under’ in their final four street video games.

Colts (-15.5, 44) at Jags

Indy can no more time win its division but nonetheless controls its future for a wildcard place with a gain at Jacksonville, which mailed it in for the duration of a 50-10 decline at New England on Sunday. The Colts are 5- ATS in their past 5 street tilts.

Jets at Expenditures (-17, 45.5)

The Expenses clinched their 3rd straight postseason berth with a 29-15 win more than the Falcons but will combat for the division title. Another overall to search at in this article, as the Jets have long gone ‘over’ in 4 of their past 5 game titles, which include Sunday’s heartbreaking 28-24 reduction to Tampa Bay.

Panthers at Bucs (-9.5, 42.5)

Tampa Bay could potentially go from 3rd seed to next seed in the NFC, but yet another journey to Lambeau Discipline will be needed if the Bucs hope to protect their Tremendous Bowl title. Carolina has lost its very last six online games and failed to include the distribute in all of them.

Titans (-10.5, 43) at Texans

The Titans captured the AFC South title with a 34-3 gain about Miami. They are in line to be the No. 1 seed now just after K.C.’s decline at Cincinnati. Fascinating stat: Houston is 6-1 ATS in its very last 7 property games towards Tennessee. Deshaun Watson, nonetheless, had a lot to do with that.

Washington Soccer Staff (-6.5, 38.5) at Giants

WFT is out of playoff competition after its reduction to Philadelphia on Sunday. The Giants were removed a long time in the past. Remain away.

Saints (-4.5, 40.5) at Falcons

The Saints even now have a shot at a wildcard location. The Falcons have been removed from playoff competition immediately after Sunday’s decline at Buffalo. New Orleans has absent ‘under’ in its past 6 games.

Steelers at Ravens (-4.5, 42)

Neither team has been mathematically removed from the playoffs, but hopes are dim for both of those. The Ravens have included ATS in their past 3 dwelling video games.

Seahawks at Cardinals (-6.5, 48)

After its 25-22 get at Dallas, Arizona has a probability to clinch the NFC West heading into 7 days 18. The Cardinals are riding a three-video game streak to the ‘under’ moving into the season finale.

49ers at Rams (-5.5, 44.5)

The Rams jumped into the No. 2 seed right after winning at Baltimore. They’ve clinched a playoff location but not the division. San Francisco however has operate to do to get in. The 49ers have gained 5 games outright against the Rams.

Chargers (-3, 48.5) at Raiders

This one was flexed to Sunday evening – and for very good rationale. This is a gain-and-get-in video game for each groups. The Raiders are taking part in superior soccer, but they’ve received just once in their very last four video games at Allegiant Stadium.

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