The New England Patriots always comes out on top in the NFL, but their stats are so close to that of other teams, the over/under scores and odds for them to win are often a favorite. Although the Patriots will likely be undefeated, they will have a tough time with the league-wide NFL defenses, who are favored in most games. When watching the game this weekend, use this information to your advantage.
The first thing you need to do when you are looking at the over/under and NFL Football scores and odds is to look up the schedule. This will help you better understand the likely defenses the Patriots will face. This can be done online. When researching the over/under, the “now” is a great place to look because you will not be faced with the usual Friday afternoon game, or some last second game that happens a few hours before kickoff. The defense for the Patriots will be prepared and familiar with each other, allowing for one team to really take control of the game.
You should also consider the point spread when comparing over/under lines for the NFL and the picks made by the NFL picks, even if they are on a different site. In many cases, these sites will feature similar statistics. For example, on NFL.com, their over/under line for the Patriots is 33.5, while the New York Jets at Indianapolis Colts is 26.5.
The NFL scores and odds on NFL.com are nearly the same as the BetOnline picks. Just to give you an idea of how similar they are, the New England Patriots have the highest expected point spread of any team, while the Jets are tied for the lowest.
The Patriots have played the Jets a few times and are hoping to break that losing streak. The over/under is heavily favored with the over, which is just about impossible for the Jets to take. The Jets defense is known for being bad against the run, and having two top rushers, the Patriots will be in big trouble.
The over/under for the Patriots is probably the highest in the NFL, and almost guaranteed to happen this year. With this much of a favorite for the Pats, the over/under for the Jets to win is also high, but not anywhere near as high as the Patriots over/under. Look up the NFL scores and odds and look at the over/under line to see how far off the Pats win this year.
Of course, you should look at the point spread, because it is always important to know where you stand in the betting standings, but not necessarily where you are losing. Knowing how each team is going to do in the upcoming games can help you decide on your bets and enjoy the sport.