- The Buffalo Bills have -135 odds to beat the Los Angeles Rams with 96% of the betting handle on them.
- The Tampa Bay Buccaneers are seeing 70% of bets to cover a 2-point spread.
- The Denver Broncos have a 5-point spread in their favor against the Seattle Seahawks.
LOS ANGELES – Betting lines for the three primetime games in Week 1 of the NFL season are set and there have already been public betting splits posted. Each of the favorites in these three games are seeing a 70% or higher in betting handle bets to cover their spreads including the Buffalo Bills over the Los Angeles Rams in LA.
Thursday Night Football
Buffalo Bills Vs. Los Angeles Rams
- Moneyline: Bills (-135) vs. Rams (+115)
- Spread: Bills -2.5
- Total: 52 Points
Starting with Thursday Night Football, despite the Rams being the reigning Super Bowl Champions, public sports betting splits are showing the Bills taking the majority of the action across the board. So much so that the line has shifted drastically since first opening.
On the spread, the Bills are seeing 88% of total bets placed and 93% of the money bet which drove the spread down from Rams -1 to now Bills -2.5.
The moneyline splits are telling a similar story with Buffalo seeing 82% of bets and 90% of the money. Looking at the total points which is set at 52, the over is seeing 70% of bets, but 96% of the handle.
This comes as both teams were top-10 in scoring last season.
Sunday Night Football
Tampa Bay Buccaneers Vs. Dallas Cowboys
- Moneyline: Buccaneers (-130) vs. Cowboys (+110)
- Spread: Buccaneers -2
- Total: 52 Points
Moving on to Sunday Night Football, Tom Brady and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers are seeing heavy action on the road against the Dallas Cowboys. Starting with the moneyline, just 52% of bets are going to the Bucs, however, sharps are putting 94% of the money on them.
The 2.5-point spread is a bit closer on both sides with 70% of total bets and 65% of the money. The total points for the game at 52 points is seeing extreme action on the over with 100% on the handle and bets placed.
Monday Night Football
Denver Broncos Vs. Seattle Seahawks
- Moneyline: Broncos (-220) vs. Seahawks (+180)
- Spread: Broncos -5
- Total: 42 Points
As for the last game of the week on Monday night, Russell Wilson will make his return to Seattle against the Seahawks as a member of the Denver Broncos. Across the board, Denver is taking serious action.
The spread is the heaviest bet part of the line with 97% of the bets going to Denver with 99% of the money.
The moneyline is seeing 81% of the bets but a similar handle to the spread at 96%. On the game total, just like the SNF matchup, 100% of all action is going towards the over, however, this line is set at 42 points which is the lowest set total of the opening week.
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