Sports-Odds.com is pleased to announce that the opening betting lines have been released for most of the 2013 NFL Schedule Week 16. The hunt for a spot in the 2014 NFL Playoffs is in full swing as we head into the last two weeks of the regular season. Get the current betting odds on every game on the board.
There are 9 early games on the 2013 NFL Schedule Week 16 that will be played on Sunday December 22nd at 1 PM EST. The NFC South title will be on the line as the New Orleans Saints (10-4) take on the Carolina Panthers (10-4) in Bank of America Stadium. The Saints got upset 27-16 by the Rams last week in an ugly loss on the road. The Panthers took care of business 30-20 against the Jets last week. New Orleans beat Carolina 31-13 in the Superdome back in Week 14 but the Saints are 3-4 away while the Panthers are 6-1 at home. The NFL betting odds show the Saints -3 point road favorites against the Panthers with the Total set at 45.5 points.
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There are 5 late afternoon games on the 2013 NFL Schedule Week 16. The biggest game with 2014 NFL Playoff implications on the line will be when the New England Patriots (10-4) take on the Baltimore Ravens (7-6) at M&T Bank Stadium at 4:25 PM EST. The Patriots lost to the Dolphins 24-20 after quarterback Tom Brady got intercepted by Miami safety Michael Thomas in the end zone in the last few seconds of the 4th quarter. The Ravens are set to take on the Lions on ESPN Monday Night Football later tonight in a must win game if Baltimore wants to try to clinch a long shot Wild Card birth. The line for this game is currently off the board.
The NBC Sunday Night Football game features two NFC squads trying to win their respective division titles when the Chicago Bears (8-6) head to the City of Brotherly Love to take on the Philadelphia Eagles (8-6) on Lincoln Financial Field at 8:30 PM EST. The Bears scored three 4th quarter touchdowns to beat the Browns 38-31 in quarterback Jay Cutler’s return after missing the last four games with a high left ankle sprain. The Bears are currently has a one game lead over the Packers and Lions (Playing tonight on ESPN Monday Night Football). The one touchdown favorite Eagles got demolished by the Vikings 48-30 last week. Despite the loss to Minnesota, Philadelphia is still leading the NFC East by one game due to the Cowboys losing to the Packers last week. The NFL odds show the Eagles -3 point home favorites against the Bears with the Total set at 55.5 points.
The ESPN Monday Night Football game in Week 16 will feature the Atlanta Falcons (4-10) taking on the San Francisco 49ers (10-4) in Candlestick Park at 8:40 PM EST. The Falcons beat the Redskins 27-26 in Washington last week. The 49ers blew out the Bucs 33-14 in Tampa. San Francisco needs a win to clinch a Wild Card in the 2014 NFL Playoffs. The NFL betting odds show the 49ers -12.5 point home favorites against the Falcons with the Total set at 45 points.
Here is a complete list of the current betting odds for the entire 2013 NFL Schedule Week 16 from Superbook (We will update this page with the latest opening lines of the games that are still off the board once they are posted by the sportsbooks).
SUNDAY DECEMBER 22nd Early Games on FOX
1:00 PM EST – New Orleans Saints -3 vs Carolina Panthers (45.5)
1:00 PM EST – Minnesota Vikings vs Cincinnati Bengals
1:00 PM EST – Dallas Cowboys -3 vs Washington Redskins (52.5)
1:00 PM EST – Tampa Bay Buccaneers vs St. Louis Rams -5.5 (42.5)
SUNDAY DECEMBER 22nd Early Games on CBS
1:00 PM EST – Miami Dolphins -2.5 vs Buffalo Bills (43)
1:00 PM EST – Denver Broncos -10 vs Houston Texans (51.5)
1:00 PM EST – Tennessee Titans -5.5 vs Jacksonville Jaguars (44)
1:00 PM EST – Indianapolis Colts vs Kansas City Chiefs -6.5 (41.5)
1:00 PM EST – Cleveland Browns vs New York Jets -1.5 (40.5)
SUNDAY DECEMBER 22nd Late Games on FOX
4:05 PM EST – Arizona Cardinals vs Seattle Seahawks -10 (45)
4:05 PM EST – New York Giants vs Detroit Lions
SUNDAY DECEMBER 22nd Late Games on CBS
4:25 PM EST – New England Patriots vs Baltimore Ravens
4:25 PM EST – Oakland Raiders vs San Diego Chargers -10 (49.5)
4:25 PM EST – Pittsburgh Steelers vs Green Bay Packers
SUNDAY DECEMBER 22nd Evening Game on NBC Sunday Night Football
8:30 PM EST – Chicago Bears vs Philadelphia Eagles -3 (55.5)
MONDAY DECEMBER 23rd on ESPN Monday Night Football
8:40 PM EST – Atlanta Falcons vs San Francisco 49ers -12.5 (45)