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Sunday Week 7 Odds Analysis and Predictions
New York Giants vs. Los Angeles Rams Pick (9:25AM EST) - 10/23
Baltimore Ravens vs. New York Jets Pick (1:00PM EST)
Minnesota Vikings vs. Philadelphia Eagles Pick (1:00PM EST)
Indianapolis Colts vs. Tennessee Titans Pick (1:00PM EST)
Oakland Raiders vs. Jacksonville Jaguars Pick (1:00PM EST)
Washington Redskins vs. Detroit Lions Pick (1:00PM EST)
New Orleans Saints vs. Kansas City Chiefs Pick (1:00PM EST)
Cleveland Browns vs. Cincinnati Bengals Pick (1:00PM EST)
Buffalo Bills vs. Miami Dolphins Pick (1:00PM EST)
Tampa Bay Buccaneers vs. San Francisco 49ers Pick (4:05PM EST)
New England Patriots vs. Pittsburgh Steelers Pick (4:25PM EST)
Seattle Seahawks at Arizona Cardinals Pick (8:30PM EST)
NFL Week 7 Line Moves: There isn’t much movement this week so far. Some sharp money is coming in on the Washington with the Skins now -1; The Bengals have made a small move to -11 off of a 10/10.5; The pros ar starting to come in on the Jags with the line starting to climb currently at -2.5 at the sharper books.
Week 7 Injuries (10/23): Arizona – QB Carson will play and start. LG Mike Iupati is expected back after missing one game. Atlanta – Thin at LB with De'Vondre Campbell, Paul Worrilow and Sean Weatherspoon out. Baltimore – LT Ronnie Stanley returns. RG Marshal Yanda, LBs C.J. Mosley, Terell Suggs and Elvis Drumerville, CB Shareece Wright and WR Steve Smith Sr. are all doubtful. Buffalo – RB LeSean McCoy is a GTD and WR Robert Woods is not expected to play. Carolina - Are on a bye. Chicago - Played on Thursday. Cincinnati - TE Tyler Eifert practiced in full on Friday and should make his seasonal debut. Cleveland - QB Cody Kessler is probable and will start. LG Joel Bitonio and FS are on the IR. Top CB Joe Haden is doubtful and LDE Xavier Cooper is questionable. Dallas - Is on a bye week. Denver – Both starting tackles on the OL are questionable. Check status on Monday. Detroit - RB Theo Riddick and TE Eric Ebron are out and RB Dwayne Washington is questionable. RG Larry Wolford is questionable and DT Haloti Ngata and LB DeAndre Levy remain out. DE Ezekiel Ansah has a chance to return Green Bay – Play in TNF game. Houston –SS Quintein Demps is doubtful and RT Jeff Allen is questionable to play. WR Will Fuller played but wasn’t targeted and should be in better health in Week 7. Indianapolis – No. 2 WR Donte Montcrief and No. 3 WR Philip Dorsett are out. RG Jack Mewhort is unlikely to play. Jacksonville – Some dings aside are reasonably healthy overall. Kansas City – RB Jamaal Charles is active. Los Angeles - DT Michael Brockers and CB Trumaine Johnson are doubtful .Miami –TE Jordan Cameron and RCB Xavien Howard are out. SLB Spencer Payslinger is questionable. Minnesota –RT Andre Smith is on the IR. Stefon Diggs returns after missing the last game. New England – SLB Jamie Collins made the trip and will be a GTD at worst. WLB Shea McClellin is questionable. New Orleans - LB Dannell Ellerbe and LCB Delvin Breauxare are out. LT Terron Armstead is expected to return and start. NY Giants – RT Marshall Newhouse, FS Darian Thompson and Nat Berhe are out. NY Jets – DE Muhammad Wilkerson missed practice on Friday and is questionable to play. Oakland – RB Latavius Murray returns after missing a couple games. Offensive line is really banged up with three starters and three backups listed on the report. Check inactives. Philadelphia - LDT Bennie Logan is doubtful. Pittsburgh –QB Ben Roethlisberger, RB DeAngelo Williams, WR Markus Wheaton and RT Marcus Gilbert are out. ILB Ryan Shazier returns after missing three games. San Diego – Both starting corners are out. Back up LB Jerry Attaochu is doubtful. San Francisco - RB Carlos Hyde is not expected to play. Seattle – SS Kam Chancellor is doubtful. Tampa Bay - DE Robert Ayers and DT Clinton McDonald are out. Gerald McCoy is questionable. Tennessee – NT AL Woods should return and start. Washington – TE Jordan Reed is out.
NFL Week 7 Weather Report: Winds gusting to 20MPH at NY Jets and a slight chance of a thunderstorm at Arizona.
Thusday Week 7 Game Analysis
Chicago Bears vs. Green Bay Packers Pick (8:25PM EST) - 10/20
Monday Week 6 Game Previews
New York Jets vs. Arizona Cardinals Pick (8:30PM EST) - 10/17
Sunday Week 6 Game Previews
Indianapolis Colts vs. Houston Texans Pick (1:00PM EST) - 10/16
Los Angeles Rams vs. Detroit Lions Pick (1:00PM EST)
Cincinnati Bengals vs. New England Patriots Pick (1:00PM EST)
Jacksonville Jaguars vs. Chicago Bears Pick (1:00PM EST)
Carolina Panthers vs. New Orleans Saints Pick (1:00PM EST)
Philadelphia Eagles vs. Washington Redskins Pick (1:00PM EST)
Pittsburgh Steelers vs. Miami Dolphins Pick (1:00PM EST)
Baltimore Ravens vs. New York Giants Pick (1:00PM EST)
San Francisco 49ers vs. Buffalo Bills Pick (1:00PM EST)
Cleveland Browns vs. Tennessee Titans Pick (1:00PM EST)
Kansas City Chiefs vs. Oakland Raiders Pick (4:05PM EST)
Atlanta Falcons vs. Seattle Seahawks Pick (4:25PM EST)
Dallas Cowboys vs. Green Bay Packers Pick (4:25PM EST)
Week 6 Injuries (10/16): Arizona – QB Carson is expected to return and start. Atlanta – MLB Deion Jones and SLB De'Vondre Campbell return and MLB Paul Worrilow remains out. Baltimore – LT Ronnie Stanley, RG Marshal Yanda and LBs C.J. Mosley and Elvis Drumerville are doubtful. Buffalo – DT RB Jonathan Stewart will play and start while LT Michael Oher and CB James Bradberry are not expected to play. Chicago - QB Jay Cutler, RB Jeremy Langford and NT Eddie Goldman are doubtful. Backup corner Deiondre' Hall is also expected to miss. Cincinnati - Tyler Eifert looks like he’ll need another week before making his seasonal debut. Cleveland - QB Cody Kessler is probable and will start. LG Joel Bitonio is out and top CB Joe Haden and LDE Xavier Sheldon are doubtful. Dallas - LT Tyron Smith is expected to play. His back up T Chaz Green and NB Orlando Scandrick are out. WR Dez Bryant is not expected to play but he hasn’t been ruled out. DE Demarcus Lawrence returns from suspension. Denver – Played on Thursday. Detroit - RBs Theo Riddick and Dwayne Washington are out. TE Eric Ebron is also out and both starting guards are dealing with injuries and are questionable.. Green Bay – CB Sam Shields remains out and fellow starting CB Damarious Randall who missed last week is officially questionable. Houston –SS Quintein Demps, RT Jeff Allen and DE Devon Still (IR) are out. WR Will Fuller is doubtful and RT Derek Newton is questionable. Indianapolis – thin at corner with Darius Butler doubtful and Patrick Robinson questionable. Jacksonville – are reasonably healthy after the bye. Kansas City – Healthiest they have been all season. Los Angeles - DE Robert Quinn is expected to return, DE William Hayes is doubtful and DT Michael Brockers is a GTD. Miami –TE Jordan Cameron and RCB Xavien Howard are out. RB Arian Foster and LT Brandon Albert should start. Minnesota –is on a bye week. New England – LB Jamie Collins is doubtful and fellowLB Jonathan Freeny has been placed on IR. New Orleans - LB Dannell Ellerbe, LCB Delvin Breaux and LT Terron Armstead will not play.NY Giants – RT Marshall Newhouse, FS Darian Thompson and Nat Berhe are out. LCB Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie and back-up Eli Apple are questionable as well as SLB Devon Kennard. RB Rashad Thomas is expected to return after missing a few games. NY Jets –. Oakland – RB Latavius Murray and RT Menelik will not play. TE Clive Walford returns after missing last week. Philadelphia - RT Lane Johnson starts a 10-game suspension. Pittsburgh –LB Ryan Shazier , DE Cameron Heyward, WR Marcus Wheaton and RT Marcus Gilbert are out. SS Robert Golden returns after missing LW. San Diego – Played on TNF. San Francisco - QB Colin Kaepernick. RILB NaVorro Bowman is on the IR and OLB Ahmad Brooks is questionable. DL is banged up, but most are expected to play. Seattle – SS Kam Chancellor will be a GTD. Tampa Bay - are on a bye week. Tennessee – NT AL Woods remains out and SS Da'Norris Searcy returns. Washington – TE Jordan Reed is out. CB Bashaud Breeland is expected to return and backup CB Dashaun Phillips is questionable to play after missing two weeks.
NFL Weather Report (10/16): Buffalo has a 67% chance of rain and winds 15-20 MPH; Chance of thunderstorms in Miami with winds 10-15 MPH; Rain is expected inOakland with winds in the 8-12 MPH range; Windy and likely rain showers are forecasted for Seattle.
Thursday Week 6 Game Preview
Denver Broncos vs. San Diego Chargers Pick (8:25PM EST) - 10/13
Free Agent Signing: The Detroit Lions have signed RB Justin Forsett. - 10/11
MNF Week 5 Game Preview
Tampa Bay Buccaneers vs. Carolina Panthers Pick (1:00PM EST) - 10/10
Sunday Week 5 Game Previews
New England Patriots vs. Cleveland Browns Pick (1:00PM EST) - 10/9
Chicago Bears vs. Indianapolis Colts Pick (1:00PM EST)
Tennessee Titans vs. Miami Dolphins Pick (1:00PM EST)
New York Jets vs. Pittsburgh Steelers Pick (1:00PM EST)
Washington Redskins vs. Baltimore Ravens Pick (1:00PM EST)
Houston Texans vs. Minnesota Vikings Pick (1:00PM EST)
Philadelphia Eagles vs. Detroit Lions Pick (1:00PM EST)
Atlanta Falcons vs. Denver Broncos Pick (4:05PM EST)
San Diego Chargers vs. Oakland Raiders Pick (4:25PM EST)
Cincinnati Bengals vs. Dallas Cowboys Pick (4:25PM EST)
Buffalo Bills vs. Los Angeles Rams Pick (4:25PM EST)
New York Giants vs. Green Bay Packers Pick (8:30PM EST)
Week 5 Line Moves (10/9 10:41 AM ET): The Eagles under a deluge of public money has crossed the three and moved to as high as -4 at some of the recreational sportsbooks. The Dolphins have dropped a half point to -3 at most shops. Poor weather may be the main factor in why the Ravens have fallen off of a -4 to -3.5. The Steelers are getting the lion’s share of the money and with CB D. Revis being doubtful the point spread has risen from -7 to -9. The Broncos have dropped two points on the news that QB Trevor Siemian is out and rookie QB Paxton Lynch will make his first career start. Sharp money has moved the Bills to -2.5 from a +2.5 opener. The Cowboys and Bengals opened at most betting shops at pick’em, but heavy Cincinnati money has sent this game to Bengals -2.5.
Week 5 Injuries (10/8): Arizona – played Thursday. Atlanta – MLB Deion Jones is expected to miss and SLB De'Vondre Campbell and MLB Paul Worrilow remain out. Baltimore – LT Ronnie Stanley is doubtful and RB Kenneth Dixon is probable. Buffalo – DT Marcel Darius is questionable to make his return. WR Greg Salsas is doubtful to play. Carolina - QB Cam Newton, LT Michael Oher and RB Jonathan Stewart are out. Chicago - QB Jay Cutler and Jeremy Langford are doubtful. RB Ka’Deem Carey is questionable. The Bears defense remains a mess, so check inactives on Sunday. Cincinnati - Tyler Eifert tweaked his back and is a week away from making his seasonal debut. Cleveland - QB Cody Kessler remains the starter. Dallas - LT Tyron Smith is expected to give it a go. His back up Chaz Green is questionable. WR Dez Bryant is unlikely to play. DE DE Demarcus Lawrence returns from suspension. Denver – QB Trevor Siemian reported to be out. LB Demarcus Ware is out, RT Donald Stephenson and TE Virgil Green are expected to be GTD. Detroit - RB Dwayne Washington is doubtful. RB Ameer Abdullah, LB DeAndre Levy, TE Eric Ebron and DE Ezekiel Ansah are out. Green Bay – CB Sam Shields remains out and fellow starting CB Damarious Randall is dealing with a groin injury and is officially questionable. Houston – DE LT Duane Brown looks to make his first start this season and WR Braxton Miller is set to return after missing two weeks. Indianapolis – RT Joe Reitz and RG Denzelle are both set to return after missing last week. Jacksonville – On a bye. Kansas City – On a bye. Los Angeles - DE William Hayes, DE Robert Quinn and DT Michael Brockers are all questionable on Sunday. Miami –TE Jordan Cameron and LB Koa Misi and RCB Xavien Howard are out. WLB Jelani Jenkins is questionable and RB Arian Foster is doubtful. LT Brandon Albert should start and C Mike Pouncey looks set make his first start TY. Minnesota – RB Adrian Peterson, LT Matt Kalil, and DT Sharrif Floyd are out. RT Andre Smith and WR Stefon Diggs are doubtful. New England – QB Tom Brady returns and will start. DE Rob Ninkovich also returns from a suspension. New Orleans - Are off this week. NY Giants – RT Marshall Newhouse, TE Larry Donnell and FS Darian Thompson are out. LCB Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie and back-up Eli Apple are questionable and back up S Nat Berhe is out. RB Rashad Thomas is likely to be a GTD. NY Jets – WRs Eric Decker and Jalin Marshall are out. RG Brian Winters and CB Darrelle Revis are very iffy to play. Oakland – RB Latavius Murray will not play. RTs Menelik Watson is out and Austin Howard should suit up. Philadelphia - is healthy and rested. Pittsburgh –LB Ryan Shazier, SS Robert Golden and RT Marcus Gilbert are out. RG Ramon Foster returns after missing LW. San Diego – Injuries continue to pile up with RB Danny Woodhead, WR Keenan Allen, RCB Jason Verrett, LCB Brandon Flowers, SS Jahleel Addae and LB Manti Te'o are out. DE Joey Bosa looks to make his first career start. TE Antonio Gates Is questionable. San Francisco - Played Thursday. Seattle – Have Week 5 off. Tampa Bay - On defense DT Gerald McCoy, DT Clinton McDonald and DE Robert Ayers are doubtful and back up DE Noah Spence is out. RBs Doug Martin and his replacement Charles Sims are out. Tennessee – NT AL Woods is out and SS Da'Norris Searcy will not play. Washington – CB Bashaud Breeland and backup CB Dashaun Phillips have been ruled out.
Week 5 Weather Report (10/8): Windy at Baltimore with gusts to 18 MPH.
Thursday Week 5 Game Analysis
Arizona Cardinals vs. San Francisco 49ers Pick (8:25PM EST) - 10/6
Monday Night Week 4 GameNew York Giants vs. Minnesota Vikings Pick (8:30PM EST) - 10/3
Sunday Week 4 Games
Indianapolis Colts vs Jacksonville Jaguars Pick (9:30AM EST) - 10/2
Detroit Lions vs. Chicago Bears Pick (1:00PM EST)
Oakland Raiders vs. Baltimore Ravens Pick (1:00PM EST)
Tennessee Titans vs. Houston Texans Pick (1:00PM EST)
Buffalo Bills vs. New England Patriots Pick (1:00PM EST)
Carolina Panthers vs. Atlanta Falcons Pick (1:00PM EST)
Cleveland Browns vs. Washington Redskins Pick (1:00PM EST)
Seattle Seahawks at New York Jets Pick (1:00PM EST)
Denver Broncos vs. Tampa Bay Buccaneers Pick (4:05PM EST)
New Orleans Saints vs. San Diego Chargers Pick (4:25PM EST)
Dallas Cowboys vs. San Francisco 49ers Pick (4:25PM EST)
Los Angeles Rams vs. Arizona Cardinals Pick (4:25PM EST)
Kansas City Chiefs vs. Pittsburgh Steelers Pick (8:30PM EST)
Week 4 Line Moves (10/2): The Lions have moved to -3 from a -2 opener. The Raiders are taking a lot of public money, but the sharps are coming in on Baltimore moving the line up to -4 at some of the books that cater to professional players. The Patriots line opened at -4 and has moved to as high as -7.5 based mainly on the rumour that Jimmy Garoppolo may start. The Redskins were as high as -10 favorites and have fallen back to -7.5. The Cowboys have been a public favorite this week, but the wiseguys are coming in on the 49ers dropping line two points to Dallas -1. The Steelers spread has fallen off 1.5 to 2 points depending on where you got your opener from down to -3.5.
Week 4 Injuries (10/2): Arizona – DT Frostee Rucker remains out, but G Evan Mathis returns and promising rookie DT Robert Nkemdiche is expected to play. Atlanta – SLB De'Vondre Campbell looks to be out again as well as back up LB Paul Worrilow. Baltimore – LT Ronnie Stanley and RB Kenneth Dixon are v ery doubtful and LG Alex Lewis is questionable. Buffalo – Starting LT Cordy Glenn and CB Ron Darby may return but WR Sammy Watkins was placed on IR and backup WR Greg Salsas is doubtful to play. Carolina - LT Michael Oher and RB Jonathan Stewart are out. DE Charles Johnson expected to be a GTD . Chicago - QB Jay Cutler is doubtful. RBs KaDeem is doubtful and Jeremy Langford is still a few weeks away. The Bears defense is a mess, so check inactives on Sunday. Cincinnati - Played on Thursday. Cleveland - Josh McCown is out so Cody Kessler will start. Promising rookie WR Corey Coleman, C Cameron Erving and CB Tramon Williams out. CBs Joe Hasden and Ibraheim Campbell (hamstrings) are expected to give it a go this week. Dallas - LT Tyron Smith is very doubtful and LG La'el Collins is out. WR Dez Bryant is a GTD. Denver – LB Demarcus Ware, RT Donald Stephenson and TE Virgil Green are all out. Detroit - RB Ameer Abdullah, LB DeAndre Levy and DE Ezekiel Ansah are out. DE Devin Taylor and Back-up LB Antwione Williams are questionable. Green Bay – on a bye week. Houston – DE J.J Watt is on the IR. LB Brian Cushing is iffy to play and WR Braxton Miller is expected to miss. Indianapolis – LB Trent Cole is on the IR. RT Joe Reitz and RG Denzelle are both dealing with back issues are said to be out. Jacksonville – LT Kelvin Beachum returns but DE Jared Odrick remains out. TE Julius Thomas and OLB Dan Skuta are inactive. Kansas City – RB Jaamal Charles reported to get his first action and LG Parker Ehinger returns after missing last week. LB Tamba Hall and Phillip Gaines are both dealing with knee injuries and are questionable. Los Angeles - DE William Hayes is doubtful and WR Kenny Britt is questionable. Miami – Played on 9/29. Minnesota – RB Adrian Peterson, LT Matt Kalil and DT Sharrif Floyd are out. LG Alex Boone is questionable. New England – QB Jacoby Brissett weill start. Jimmy Garoppolo is inactive. Others are dinged up by the pats injury reports are misleading. Best to check inactives before you bet on a game they’re playing in. New Orleans – Both starting CBs P. J. Williams and Delvin Breaux will not play for some time. LT Terron Armstead is out. WR Willie Snead is expected to play. MLB linebacker James Laurinaitis and WLB Dannell Ellerbe are both questionable. NY Giants – RT Marshall Newhouse, FS Darian Thompson, LCB Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie and backups in the secondary Eli Apple and Nat Berhe are all expected to be out. RB Rashad Thomas now looking unlikely to play. NY Jets – WRs Eric Decker and Jalin Marshall are out. Oakland –RTs Menelik Watson and Austin Howard are out. Back up tackle Matt McCants should line up at RT. Philadelphia - On a bye week. Pittsburgh – RB Le'Veon Bell returns from his suspension. LB Ryan Shazier and RG Ramon Foster and SS Robert Golden are out. San Diego – RB Danny Woodhead, WR Keenan Allen, LCB Brandon Flowers, SS Jahleel Addae and LB Manti Te'o are out. TE Antonio Gates and LT King Dunlap are doubtful and RT Joe Barksdale is questionable. San Francisco - TEs Garrett Celek and Vance McDonald are questionable. Seattle – RB Thomas Rawls is out. Tampa Bay - RB Doug Martin and DE Robert Ayers and depth WR Cecil Shorts are out. Tennessee – RG Chance Warmick is on the IR and TE Delanie Waker is expected back and WR Kendall Wright will make his season debut. Washington – C Kory Lichtensteiger and FS DeAngelo Hall put on IR. CB Bashaud Breeland and backup CB Dashaun Phillips are not expected to play.Week 4 Weather Report (10/1): Chance of a thunderstorm at Tampa Bay and San Francisco. Slight chance of rain at New England, NY Jets and Pittsburgh.
Thursday Week 4 Game
Miami Dolphins vs. Cincinnati Bengals Pick (8:25PM EST) - 9/29
Monday Night Week 3 Game
Atlanta Falcons vs. New Orleans Saints Pick (8:30PM EST) - 9/26
Sunday Week 3 Games
Arizona Cardinals vs. Buffalo Bills Pick (1:00PM EST) - 9/25
Cleveland Browns vs. Miami Dolphins Pick (1:00PM EST)
Washington Redskins vs. New York Giants Pick (1:00PM EST)
Detroit Lions vs. Green Bay Packers Pick (1:00PM EST)
Denver Broncos vs. Cincinnati Bengals Pick (1:00PM EST)
Minnesota Vikings vs. Carolina Panthers Pick (1:00PM EST)
Oakland Raiders vs. Tennessee Titans Pick (1:00PM EST)
Baltimore Ravens vs. Jacksonville Jaguars Pick (1:00PM EST)
San Francisco 49ers vs. Seattle Seahawks Pick (4:05PM EST)
Los Angeles Rams vs. Tampa Bay Buccaneers Pick (4:05PM EST)
Pittsburgh Steelers vs. Philadelphia Eagles Pick (4:25PM EST)
New York Jets vs. Kansas City Chiefs Pick (4:25PM EST)
San Diego Chargers vs. Indianapolis Colts Pick (4:25PM EST)
Chicago Bears vs. Dallas Cowboys Pick (8:30PM EST)
Week 3 Line Moves 9/25 9:54 AM ET: Public money has driven the Raiders up to -1.5 from pickem. The public has been all over the Cardinals since the line came out, but sharp action kept the line at -4. New injury reports have the line moving Arizona way with -4.5 being the norm now. The Ravens have gone from pickem to -2.5 with sharp money rolling in on the visitor. The public has been backing the Giants all week but the line is going the other way dropping to -3. GB has started to drop moving off of opening of -8.5 to under a TD at -6.5. The 49ers are getting the majority of the wagers but the pros are starting to come in on Seattle driving the line up to -10.5 at some of the sharper books. The Tampa Bay and Dallas games are others going against the public with the Bucs line making a small move down to -3.5 and the Cowboys falling off of the TD to -6.5 at the majority of the betting boards.
Week 3 Injuries (9/25): Arizona – DT Frostee Rucker and G Evan Mathis are out. Back-up DT Robert Nkemdiche is unlikely to play. Atlanta – SLB De'Vondre Campbell is out. Baltimore – CB Jerraud Powers is in line to make his season debut. RB Kenneth Dixon is out. Buffalo – Starting LT Cordy Glenn and WR Sammy Watkins are out and CB Ronald Darby is considered doubtful. Carolina - RB Jonathan Stewart is out. Chicago - QB Jay Cutler is out. Cincinnati - . Cleveland - Josh McCown is out so Cody Kessler will start. Promising rookie WR Corey Coleman and C Cameron Erving are out. Dallas -. Denver – LB Demarcus Ware, RT Donald Stephenson and TE Virgil Green are all out. Detroit - RB Ameer Abdullah, LB DeAndre Levy and DE Ezekiel Ansah are out. Back-up LB Antwione Williams is doubtful. Green Bay – CB Sam Shields and DT Letroy Guion OLB Clay Matthews and S Morgan Burnett are out. Houston – LB Brian Cushing is out 4-6 weeks. Indianapolis – QB Andrew Luck fully participated in practice Friday and should start. Jacksonville – LT Kelvin Beachum is out. Kansas City – RB LG Parker Ehinger and back-up T Jah Reid are out. RG Laurent Duvernay-Tardif is questionable and RB Jamaal Charles is doubtful. Los Angeles - Back-up WRs Pharoh Cooper and Nelson Spruce are doubtful. Back-up RB Benny Cunningham is questionable. Miami – RB Arian Foster is out. Minnesota – RB Adrian Peterson, LT Matt Kalil and DT Sharrif Floyd are out. CB Xavier Rhodes is expected to make his first start this season. New England – QB Jimmy Garoppolo is questionable. New Orleans – Both starting CBs P. J. Williams and Delvin Breaux will not play for some time. LT Terron Armstead is out. WR Willie Snead expected to be a GTD. NY Giants – Will be missing RT Marshall Newhouse and FS Darian Thompson. RB Rashad Jenning is reported to be sitting this week. NY Jets – WR Brandon Marshall likely to be a GTD. Oakland – Get RT Menelik Watson back but lose RT Austin Howard. Back up tackle Matt McCants will also miss. Philadelphia - TE Zach Ertz and CB Loeondis McKelvin are out. Pittsburgh – WR Markus Wheaton is expected to play. San Diego – RB Danny Woodhead and WR Keenan Allen are out and TE Antonio Gates is expected to miss. San Francisco - . Seattle – RB Thomas Rawls is unlikely to play. Tampa Bay - RB Doug Martin is out. Tennessee – RG Chance Warmick is out and TE Delanie Wlaker is questionable with hamstring soreness. Washington – C Kory Lichtensteiger is dealing with a back issue and is questionable to play.
Weather Forecast 9/25 9:38 AM ET: Rain or drizzle expected at Miami and Green Bay with a chance of a thunderstorm. Slight chance of a thunderstorm in Carolina, Jacksonville, Tampa Bay and Kansas City.
Thursday Week 3 Game
Houston Texans vs. New England Patriots Pick (8:25PM EST)
Week 2 NFL Opening Lines
New York Jets vs. Buffalo Bills Pick (8:25PM EST) - 9/15
Baltimore Ravens at Cleveland Browns Pick (1:00PM EST) - 9/18
New Orleans Saints at New York Giants Pick (1:00PM EST)
San Francisco 49ers vs. Carolina Panthers Pick (1:00PM EST)
Miami Dolphins vs. New England Patriots Pick (1:00PM EST)
Dallas Cowboys vs. Washington Redskins Pick (1:00PM EST)
Kansas City Chiefs vs. Houston Texans Pick (1:00PM EST)
Cincinnati Bengals vs. Pittsburgh Steelers Pick (1:00PM EST)
Tennessee Titans vs. Detroit Lions Pick (1:00PM EST)
Tampa Bay Buccaneers vs. Arizona Cardinals Pick (4:05PM EST)
Seattle Seahawks at Los Angeles Rams Pick (4:05PM EST)
Jacksonville Jaguars vs. San Diego Chargers Pick (4:25PM EST)
Atlanta Falcons vs. Oakland Raiders Pick (4:25PM EST)
Indianapolis Colts vs. Denver Broncos Pick (4:25PM EST)
Green Bay Packers vs. Minnesota Vikings Pick (8:25PM EST)
Philadelphia Eagles vs. Chicago Bears Odds Pick (8:25PM EST)- 9/19
Week 2 Line Moves 9/17 (10:18 AM ET): Not a ton of movement on the lines early. The Patriots opened at 5.5 and moved to 6.5 but sharp money is starting to send it down again with -6 now the consensus line. The Cardinals are a big play among teaser bettors having the sharper books post Cards -7.5 plus money. Denver has continued to climb with many -6.5’s now on the board against public action. The Packers were as high as -3 +102, but sharp action is coming on the Vikings with some books now offering the game at “pick’em”. Wise guys are also hitting the Bears with the line moving to -3.5 at the outs who cater to professional players.
Week 2 Injuries (9/17): Cardinals – DT Frostee Rucker is expected to miss; Atlanta – SLB De'Vondre Campbell is out and LDE Brooks is unlikely to suit up; Baltimore – starting OLB Elvis Dumervil unlikely and backup OLB Za'Darius Smith doubtful; Buffalo – Starting LT Cordy Glenn is out; Chicago - ; Cincinnati - ; Cleveland - QB Robert Griffin III is out. Josh McCown will start; Dallas - Rookie Dak Prescott played well in Week 1 and will start in Week 2; Denver - Starting WR Demaryius Thomas is likely to play but may have his snaps limited; Detroit - WLB DeAndre Levy is now reported to be doubtful; Green Bay - CB Sam Shields is out and back ups CB Josh Hawkins and SS Chris Banjo are also banged up; Houston - LB Brian Cushing is out 4-6 weeks and LT Duane Brown is expected miss his second straight game; Indianapolis - Starting CBs Patrick Robinson and Vontae Davis and back up LB Trent Cole are out; Jacksonville – DE Dante Fowler Jr missed 9/15 practice with an illness; Kansas City – RB Jamaal Charles is Out; Los Angeles - ; Miami - DeVante Parker will play; Minnesota - QB Sam Bradford will start, DT Sharrif Floyd and CB Xavier Rhodes are expected to miss; New England – SLB Dont'a Hightower is doubtful and TE Rob Gronkowski is reported to be out; New Orleans – starting CB Delvin Breaux is out and WLB Dannell Ellerbe is unlikely to play; NY Giants: Jason Pierre-Paul should be good to go; NY Jets - ; Oakland - starting RT Menelik Watson is doubtful, but 13 game starter in LY Austin Howard who missed LW looks ready to step in; Philadelphia - TE Zach Ertz is expected to miss in WK 2; Pittsburgh – WR Markus Wheaton is out and it is reported that LB Ryan Shazier will play; San Diego - WR Keenan Allen is out; San Francisco - ; Seattle – QB Russell Wilson is dealing with an ankle issue; Tampa Bay - ; Tennessee – OLB Derrick Morgan is questionable with a hamstring injury; Washington - .
Week 2 Weather Report (9/17): Chance of a thunderstorm at NY Giants and Pittsburgh. Slight chance of a thunderstorm at Cleveland, Houston, New England. Rain ending early in Pittsburgh.
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San Diego Chargers vs. Kansas City Chiefs Pick (1:00PM EST) - 9/11
Tampa Bay Buccaneers vs. Atlanta Falcons Pick (1:00PM EST)
Green Bay Packers vs. Jacksonville Jaguars Pick (1:00PM EST)
Minnesota Vikings vs. Tennessee Titans Pick (1:00PM EST)
Detroit Lions vs. Indianapolis Colts Pick (1:00PM EST)
Cincinnati Bengals vs. New York Jets Pick (1:00PM EST)
Chicago Bears vs. Houston Texans Pick (1:00PM EST)
Cleveland Browns vs. Philadelphia Eagles Pick (1:00PM EST)
Buffalo Bills vs. Baltimore Ravens Pick (1:00PM EST)
Miami Dolphins vs. Seattle Seahawks Pick (4:05PM EST)
New York Giants vs. Dallas Cowboys Pick (4:25PM EST)
New England Patriots vs. Arizona Cardinals Pick (8:30PM EST)
Week 1 Notes: Shaun Hill will get the nod at QB for the Vikings. Patriots TE Rob Gronkowski is said to be OUT as of Friday night.
Line Moves: Atlanta has dropped off a key three to -2.5. Philadelphia opened at 4 and is now at -3.5. Kansas City has dropped to -6.5 at some of the sharper books. Houston was as high as -6 but has now dropped to -4 against a heavy public bias. Seattle hit the board as a touchdown favorite and now is -10.5 at most outs. Indianapolis is down to a field goal favorite after opening at -4.5. Arizona has gone to as high as -7.5 at some betting shops from a late opener of -6. Pittsburgh is the big public favorite but the line has started to move the other way with some -2.5’s appearing on the board.
Injuries: Cardinals – no significant injuries; Atlanta – Thin at safety with Keanu Neal out and Dashon Goldson questionable; Baltimore – OLB Elvis Dumervil is out ; Buffalo – NSI; Chicago: G Kyle Long will play; Cincinnati - TE Tyler Eifert is out; Cleveland - ; Dallas - QB Tony Romo is out. Rookie Dak Prescott will start. ; Denver - ; Detroit - ; Green Bay - ; Houston - ; Indianapolis - CB Vontae Davis is out; Jacksonville – RB Chris Ivory is out; Kansas City – RB Jamaal Charles is out ; Los Angeles - ; Miami - C Mike Pouncey is out, WR DeVante Parker doutful; Minnesota - QB Shaun Hill will start, CB Xavier Rhodes is out; New England – Tom Brady, TE Rob Gronkowski and both starting tackles; New Orleans – RB C.J. Spiller and OLB Dannell Ellerbe is out; NY Jets - ; Oakland -; Philadelphia - Rookie QB Carson Wentz will start; Pittsburgh – TE Ladarius Green, RB Le’Veon Bell and WR Martavis Bryant are out and WR Markus Wheaton is unlikely to play , ; San Diego - NSI; San Francisco - ; Seattle – TE Jimmy Graham and RB Thomas Rawls are expected to play ; Tampa Bay - NSI ; Tennessee – WR Kendall Wright; Washington - .
Weather Report: Moderate winds at 10-15 MPH expected at Baltimore and Philadelphia. Very slight chance of thunderstorms in Atlanta and New Orleans.
Carolina Panthers vs. Denver Broncos Pick (8:30PM EST) - 9/8
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Thursday, September 1st: San Francisco 49ers +1. - 9/1
Wednesday, August 31st Play: Washington Redskins +2.5. - 8/31
Saturday Play: Philadelphia Eagles +1.5. - 8/27
Friday NFLX Week 3 Pick: San Francisco 49ers -1.5. - 8/26
Thursday, August 25th NFLX Pick: Seattle Seahawks -6.
Saturday, August 20th Plays: Baltimore Ravens +2.5 and Denver Broncos -5.5.
Friday, August 19th Exhibition Pick: Miami Dolphins at a pick'em.
Thursday, August 18th NFLX Plays: Philadelphia Eagles +3 and Minnesota Vikings +3.5.
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Sunday, August 14th Play: San Francisco 49ers -3.5.
Saturday, August 13th NFLX Pick: Kansas City Chiefs -4.
Friday, August 12th NFL Preseason Pick: Minnesota Vikings +2.5.
Super Bowl 50 Game Previews and Predictions
Carolina Panthers vs. Denver Broncos Pick (6:30PM EST) - 2/7
Line moves: The point spread on Super Bowl 50 opened with the Panthers as a 3-point favorite and quickly shot up to as high as 6 points. Currently the recreational books are hanging a Carolina -6 with the sharp books putting up -5 to -5.5 on the board. The public loves the Panthers ATS with 63% of the action landing on them. The total opened at 45 and has fallen a point to 44 or 44.5 at the majority of the shops.
Weather: Sunny skies with a temperature in the low 70’s. Winds are expected to be mild around 8 MPH.
Injury Notes: Carolina WLB Thomas Davis broke his forearm in the NFC title game and after surgery is expected to not only play but start. DE Jared Allen returns after missing the last game with a foot injury. Denver’s secondary has been dinged up, Especially LCB Chris Harris and SS TJ Ward and FS Darian Stewart, but all practiced in full late in the week.
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New England Patriots vs. Denver Broncos Pick (3:05PM EST) - 1/24
Line Moves: Available closer to game time.
Weather: An 18% chance of showers turning to snow later in the game. Light winds with a kickoff temperature in the low 40’s.
Injury Notes (Updated): It’s the same old Patriots who list a ridiculous 21 players on their injury report with 16 of the players listed as questionable. The defense has lost MLB Jared Mayo (IR) and SLB Dont'a Hightower (Knee) and WLB Jamie Collins (Back) and sack leader DE Chandler Jones (Leg) are now expected to play. Denver is very healthy for this time of the season with really just Chris Harris Jr. dealing with a shoulder issue but he is expected to play.
Arizona Cardinals vs. Carolina Panthers Pick (6:40PM EST) - 1/24
Line Moves: Details posted closer to game time.
Weather: Light breeze with a kickoff temperature in the mid 30’s in Carolina.
Injury Notes: All of the Cardinals active players were reported as practicing in full on Friday. The Panthers will be without DE Jared Allen, but back up RB Fozzy Whittaker returns after missing three games to add some depth.
Super Bowl 50 Odds (Prior to Conference Championship Games)
New England Patriots +205
Carolina Panthers +212
Arizona Cardinals +345
Denver Broncos +440
Kansas City Chiefs vs. New England Patriots Pick (4:35PM EST) - 1/16
Line moves: The Patriots opened as a 5-point favorite and have dropped to -4.5 at some shops. Betting has been close to even with the public siding to KC.
Weather: Chance of light rain early and light wind maxing out at 7MPH. Kickoff temperature is forecasted to be 34 F.
Injury Notes: Kansas City LG Laurent Duvernay-Tardif is out and C Mitch Morse remains out. The Chiefs’ wideout situation is not good with WR Jeremy Maclin missing the last three practices with an ankle injury and is expected to be a GTD while fellow WR Albert Wilson is questionable, but should play. On defense OLB’s Tamba Hali and Justin Houston are both questionable, but are expected to play. New England’s OL continues to be an issue with RG Tre’ Jackson out and RT Sebastian Vollmer expected to be a GTD. WR’s Julian Edelman and Danny Amendola, TE Rob Gronkowski and LB Don’t’a Hightower are expected to play. DE Chandler Jones disciplinary is a question mark.
Green Bay Packers vs. Arizona Cardinals Pick (8:15PM EST)
Line Moves: This line opened with the Cardinals as a 7-point favorite and has held there at the majority of the sportsbooks. The public has a slight lean on the Packers with the sharps are mostly passing on this game with the ones who are playing it landing on the Cardinals. The total has dropped a point to 49 from its 50 opener.
Weather: Mostly cloudy with temperatures in the mid 50’s.
Injury Notes: Green Bay WR Davante Adams has been ruled out. LT David Bakhtiari is expected to return after missing two games. Top CB Sam Shields looks likely to return after being sidelined since Dec 11 but still needs to pass concussion protocol. Arizona is relatively healthy with all five of the players on the injury report listed as probable or questionable expected to play.
Seattle Seahawks vs. Carolina Panthers Pick (1:05PM EST) - 1/17
Line Moves: The line has dropped from the Panthers -3 to -1.5 mostly in response to the news of likelihood of Seattle RB Marshawn Lynch's return. Early action was all Carolina.
Weather: Cloudy with very light winds and temperatures in the mid 40’s.
Injury Notes: Seattle is reporting once again that RB Marshawn Lynch will play, but he has left with the team to Charlotte this time around, so he should be dressed and play this week for the first time since Nov 15. Seahawks TE Luke Wilson is expected back after missing two games. Carolina CB Charles Tillman is out leaving them thin out CB after losing back up CB Benwikere in December. RB Jonathan Stewart is set to return as will WR Ted Ginn.
Pittsburgh Steelers vs. Denver Broncos Pick (4:40PM EST)
Line Moves: The Broncos opened on the board at -7 and have now climbed to a consensus line of -7.5 at the sportsbooks.
Weather: Partly cloudy with temperatures in the low 30’s with light winds.
Injury Notes: Pittsburgh WR Antonio Brown and RB DeAngelo Williams have been ruled out. QB Ben Roethlisberger practiced in full on Friday and is expected to start. Denver QB Peyton Manning is expected to start with QB Brock Osweiler backing him up. All other players on the injury listed as probable practiced in some form on Friday and are expected to be on the field on Sunday.
Kansas City Chiefs vs. Houston Texans Pick (4:20PM EST) - 1/9
Line Moves: Kansas City opened at -3and was quickly bet up to -3.5 before falling to -3 against a public bias.
Weather: Low 60’s wind expected to be 15 MPH and may hit 20 MPH.
Injury Notes: Kansas City will be without C Mitch Morse but should get back arguably their best pass rusher in OLB Justin Houston. Fellow OLB Dee Ford is expected to play and OLB Tamba Hali has a good shot to suit up. Chiefs FS Houston Husain Abdullah who hasn’t played since November is expected to be a go. Houston LT Duane Brown is out and OLB Jadeveon Clowney will probably be a game time decision, but should be considered very iffy after missing two practices this week.
Pittsburgh Steelers vs. Cincinnati Bengals Pick (8:15PM EST)
Line Moves: Pittsburgh opened at 2.5 but quickly moved to -3 pus money before settling now at -3 -110 at most shops.
Weather: High 40’s with a high probability of moderate rain showers.
Injury Notes: Pittsburgh RB DeAngelo Williams has been ruled out and RB Fitz Toussaint is expected to get most of the carries. His numbers on the season are 18 carries for 42 yards with the lion’s share coming last week against the Browns. Cincinnati QB Andy Dalton remains out so QB A.J. McCarron will make his fourth straight start.
Seattle Seahawks vs. Minnesota Vikings Pick (1:05PM EST) - 1/10
Line Moves: Seattle opened as a -4.5 point spread favorite moved to as high as -6 at the more recreational sportsbooks with reports that RB Marshawn Lynch would play. Lynch has now been ruled out and the line has fallen to Vikings -4. The total has seen a 2.5-point drop from it’s 42 opener to -39.5 at the majority of shops.
Weather: Temperature is expected to be a frosty 4 degrees at kickoff. Wind shouldn’t be much of a factor at 5-8 MPH but will effect wind chill numbers.
Injuries: Seattle RB Marshawn has been RULED OUT after reports were out as late as Friday night that he would play. LT Russell Okung and RG J.R. Sweezy are expected to return and start. Minnesota NT Linval Joeseph should be back after missing last week which will allow Sharrif Floyd to go back to his LDT spot after filling in for Joeseph last week at nose tackle.
Green Bay Packers vs. Washington Redskins Pick (4:40PM EST)
Line Moves: This game opened on the board with Washington a -1-point favorite and has held there at most shops although some of the recreational books are hanging Packers -1. The total has fallen one point to 45.5.
Weather: High 50’s with a chance of rain. Winds are expected to be 12-15 MPH.
Injury Notes: Green Bay CB Sam Shields is doubtful and LT David Bakhtiari will be a game time decision. Washington C Kory Lichtensteiger is expected back after missing 8 games while Matt Jones is unlikely but hasn’t been ruled out. RB Alfred Morris should coming off of a 100 yard game against Dallas is expected to get the majority of the carries against Green Bay.
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