2016 NFL Schedule Week 14 & Betting Odds

The Chiefs and Raiders opened the 2016 NFL Schedule Week 14 slate on Thursday night and Kansas City captured the two seed in the AFC in the AFC West lead with a 21-13 victory. KC and Oakland are not the only teams with a lot at stake this week. Pittsburgh, Baltimore, Indianapolis, Houston, Miami, Washington and Tampa Bay are just some of the clubs engaging in playoff influencing games. Opening NFL betting odds from Bovada.lv are forecasting good things for the Steelers, Colts, Buccaneers and Redskins.

Pittsburgh, if things go according to the latest projections, Pittsburgh will take over the AFC North lead as it is favored by three at Buffalo while Baltimore, which also owns a 7-5 record, is a 6.5 point Monday Night Football underdog to New England.

Indianapolis is presently second in the AFC South standings due to Houston owning the tie breaker, but the Colts can change that with a win over the Texans tomorrow. Andrew Luck and company are a 6.5 point home favorite in the divisional matchup. The Colts are looking to snap a two-game skid against Houston, which has dropped three straight games.

In the NFC South, division leader Atlanta is trying to stave off the surging Buccaneers, who currently own one of the two NFC Wild Card spots along with the Giants. The Falcons are favored by 6.5 at Los Angeles while Tampa Bay is lined as a 2.5 point home favorite over the Saints. The Bucs have lost eight of their last nine games to the Saints.

Other pivotal games include meetings between the Broncos and Titans, Cardinals and Dolphins, Seahawks and Packers, and, of course, the Cowboys and Giants. The Denver/Tennessee game is listed as a pick’em while the Cardinals, Seahawks and Cowboys are favored by -2, -3 and -3.5, respectively.

2016 NFL Schedule Week 14 Betting Trends:

The Giants are 0-5 both straight up and against the spread in their last five games playing as a home underdog coming off a road loss.

The Lions are 6-1 straight up and 4-2-1 against the spread in their last seven games playing as a home favorite against the Bears.

The Dolphins are 4-0 both straight up and against the spread in their last four games playing as a home underdog coming off a road loss.

2016 NFL Schedule Week 14 & Betting Odds: NFL Odds Provided by Bovada.lv

Sunday, December 11 –

Pittsburgh Steelers -3 (+100), Over 46 (-110)
Buffalo Bills +3 (-120), Under 46 (-110)

Denver Broncos PICK (-110), Over 43 (-110)
Tennessee Titans PICK (-110), Under 43 (-110)

Washington Redskins -2.5 (-120), Over 47 (-110)
Philadelphia Eagles +2.5 (+100), Under 47 (-110)

Arizona Cardinals -2 (-110), Over 43.5 (-110)
Miami Dolphins +2 (-110), Under 43.5 (-110)

Minnesota Vikings -3.5 (-110), Over 39 (-110)
Jacksonville Jaguars +3.5 (-110), Under 39 (-110)

Houston Texans +6.5 (-110), Over 46.5 (-110)
Indianapolis Colts -6.5 (-110), Under 46.5 (-110)

San Diego Chargers +1.5 (-110), Over 49 (-110)
Carolina Panthers -1.5 (-110), Under 49 (-110)

Cincinnati Bengals -5.5 (-110), Over 40.5 (-110)
Cleveland Browns +5.5 (-110), Under 40.5 (-110)

Chicago Bears +9 (-110), Over 44 (-110)
Detroit Lions -9 (-110), Under 44 (-110)

New York Jets +3 (-110), Over 44 (-110)
San Francisco 49ers -3 (-110), Under 44 (-110)

New Orleans Saints +2.5 (-105), Over 51.5 (-110)
Tampa Bay Buccaneers -2.5 (-115), Under 51.5 (-110)

Atlanta Falcons -6.5 (-115), Over 45.5 (-110)
Los Angeles Rams +6.5 (-105), Under 45.5 (-110)

Seattle Seahawks -3 (+100), Over 44.5 (-110)
Green Bay Packers +3 (-120), Under 44.5 (-110)

NBC Sunday Night Football –

Dallas Cowboys -3.5 (-110), Over 47 (-110)
New York Giants +3.5 (-110), Under 47 (-110)

Monday, December 12 – ESPN Monday Night Football –

Baltimore Ravens +6.5 (-110), Over 45 (-110)
New England Patriots -6.5 (-110), Under 45 (-110)