Cleveland is making believers out of fans and bettors alike, but can you trust them with a moneyline bet in Pittsburgh, a place they have won just once in 21 tries?
Some bettors like the Browns at +3.5, but beware their 1-7 ATS in eight recent road games and the fact they have lost 16 straight at Pittsburgh. Other divisional action sees intriguing Week 6 NFL betting trends, including the Washington vs NY Giants matchup where the OVER is 16-5 the past 21 meetings in the Meadowlands.
No Thursday Nighter this week, so we zoom straight to Sunday for Week 6 betting trends list.
CLEVELAND +3.5 AT PITTSBURGH TOTAL 51
The Browns have lost 16 straight at Pittsburgh and 20 of 21. They have also been money losers as visitors. There are Cleveland OVER trends and Pittsburgh UNDER trends. You’re on your own with this one…
OVER is 8-3 past 11 Cleveland games.
Cleveland is 1-7 ATS in their last 8 road games
OVER is 11-2 Cleveland’s last 13 games played in Week 6.
UNDER is 15-6 Pittsburgh’s last 21 conference games
UNDER is 8-3 Pittsburgh’s last 11 divisional games
Pittsburgh is 8-1-1 ATS in their last 10 games played in October.
ATLANTA +3.5 AT MINNESOTA TOTAL 55
This line moved 3 points when Dalvin Cook was declared out. But the Vikings are 10-1 SU and ATS since 2009 before their bye week. The Falcons have been covering road spreads lately (5-1 ATS) but fail to cover historically vs the Vikings.
Atlanta is 1-5-1 ATS in their last 7 games against Minnesota.
UNDER is 8-3 past 11 meetings between these teams
Atlanta is 5-1 ATS in their last 6 games on the road.
Atlanta is 2-13 ATS in their last 15 games played in October.
Atlanta is 6-2 ATS in their last 8 games when playing as the underdog.
UNDER is 14-6 Minnesota’s last 20 conference games
Minnesota is 17-6-1 ATS in their last 24 games played in October.
MORE WEEK 6 NFL BETTING TRENDS
Baltimore -7.5 at Philadelphia Total 47.5
This is the biggest home dog number for Eagles since final week of the 2005 season when they were +7.5 in a meaningless game vs Washington. That was a Mark Brunell vs Jim McMahon battle where the great Sean Taylor returned a fumble for a TD to seal the game. The Eagles usually play UNDER at home and usually fail to cover at home on Sundays.
Baltimore is 12-3-1 ATS in their last 16 games
Baltimore has won 8 straight road games SU and 15-4-2 ATS in their last 21 games on the road.
UNDER is 18-6 Philadelphia’s last 24 games at home.
Philadelphia is 3-12-1 ATS in their last 16 games played on a Sunday when playing at home.
Eagles 6-22 SU as regular home underdog since 1999, 3-11 ATS past 14 times
CINCINNATI +8 AT INDIANAPOLIS TOTAL 46.5
The Colts before a bye week has been easy money over the years (8 covers in a row in this situation). Cincy never wins here and never wins on the road, but they have been terrific ATS as a road team (10-4 ATS past 14 games).
Cincinnati is 0-14-1 SU in their last 15 games on the road, but 10-4 ATS past 14
Cincinnati is 1-8 SU in their last 9 games at Indianapolis.
OVER is 10-2 Indianapolis’ last 12 games played in Week 6
Colts are 7-1 SU, perfect 8-0 ATS past 8 seasons before their bye week
DETROIT -3.5 AT JACKSONVILLE TOTAL 54.5
The Jaguars lost past two seasons in pre-bye week games at home and they are home dogs to a bad Detroit team. This is an ugly mess…
Detroit is 3-12 ATS in their last 15 games.
Detroit is 1-6 ATS in their last 7 games on the road.
WASHINGTON +3 AT NY GIANTS TOTAL 43
Talk about messes, do you back the team which is 4-19 SU in their past 23 games or the team that is 4-20 SU in their past 24 games? This makes the Giants one loss worse than Washington. The UNDER could be the play, historically the UNDER is 16-5 in 21 seasons played here between these teams. Brad Gagnon disagrees by the way and likes this game OVER.
UNDER is 16-5 past 21 meetings here
Washington is 2-9 ATS in their last 11 divisional games
NY Giants are 10-4 ATS in their last 14 games against Washington.
NY Giants are 6-19-1 ATS in their last 26 games at home.
NY Giants are 5-16 SU in their last 21 games played in October.
OVER is 8-2 NY Giants’ last 10 games as favorites.
CHICAGO +2.5 AT CAROLINA TOTAL 44.5
One minute the Bears are 3-0 and alleged contenders, the next minute they are underdogs in Carolina.
UNDER is 8-3 Chicago’s last 11 games when playing as the underdog
Carolina is 3-7 ATS in their last 10 games when playing as the favorite.
HOUSTON +4.5 AT TENNESSEE TOTAL
Tennessee comes off a short week, after a Covid-mandated long layoff and now face a desperate Houston team that usually covers the spread against them.
Houston is 13-5 ATS in their last 18 games against Tennessee.
Houston is 1-5-1 ATS in their last 7 road games
UNDER is 15-6 Houston’s last 21 divisional games
OVER is 19-7 Houston’s last 26 games played in October
DENVER +9.5 AT NEW ENGLAND TOTAL 46.5
UNDER trends galore follow the Broncos into Foxboro, where the Pats almost never lose in October. Broncos have failed to cover five straight here.
Denver is 7-21 SU in their last 28 games on the road but 6-2 ATS past 8
Denver is 0-5 ATS past 5 games at New England.
UNDER is 20-7 Denver’s last 27 conference games
UNDER is 14-5 Denver’s last 19 games played in October.
UNDER is 18-7 Denver’s last 25 games when playing as the underdog.
Denver is 8-3 ATS in their last 11 games when playing as the underdog.
New England is 25-3 SU in their last 28 games played in October.
New England is 7-0 SU in their last 7 games played in Week 6, 10-1 SU past 11
NY JETS +10 AT MIAMI TOTAL 47
You’re thinking, ‘Golly how long has it been since the Dolphins were double-digit favorites?’ The answer is Nov. 15, 2009 when they were -10 to Tampa Bay and won 25-23. In fact, Miami failed to cover the past four times in this role and they haven’t covered a double-digit spread since beating the Bears 27-9 way back Dec. 9, 2002. Ricky Williams ran for two scores and Jay Fiedler won as Dolphins QB. Every betting trend imaginable says ‘Fade the Jets,’ even with the Dolphins 1-11 ATS as double-digit chalk since 1992.
Dolphins 1-11 ATS since 1992 as DD chalk
Jets 0-5 ATS on the season
Jets are 1-6-1 ATS in their last 8 games against Miami.
Jets are 3-8 ATS in their last 11 games on the road
Jets are 8-21-1 ATS in their last 30 games against an opponent in the AFC
Jets are 3-11 ATS in their last 14 games against an opponent in the AFC East division
Jets are 1-7 ATS in their last 8 games played in October.
Jets are 1-5 ATS in their last 6 games when playing as the underdog
Dolphins are 12-5 ATS in their last 17 games
Dolphins are 9-3 ATS in their last 12 games against an opponent in the AFC
Dolphins covered 5 straight Week 6 games
GREEN BAY -2 AT TAMPA BAY TOTAL 54.5
Good luck figuring out why Tampa Bay is 1-12-1 ATS in October games that past three seasons. But what if there’s something to it? It makes about as much sense as the Packers failing to cover their past five Week 6 games.
Green Bay is 18-4 SU in their last 22 games.
Green Bay is 0-5 ATS in Week 6.
Green Bay is 11-1 SU in their last 12 games as chalk (8-3 ATS past 11)
OVER is 12-1 Tampa Bay’s last 13 conference games
Tampa Bay is 1-12-1 ATS in their last 14 games played in October.
OVER is 17-6 Tampa Bay’s last 23 games as underdog.
LA RAMS -3.5 AT SAN FRANCISCO TOTAL 51
The Rams have been profitable as a road team and within conference and divisional games. Meanwhile the Niners are 5-1 ATS in their past six games as underdogs.
Rams are 15-4-1 ATS in their last 20 conference games.
Rams are 10-3 ATS in their last 13 road games
Rams are 6-1-1 ATS in their last 8 divisional games
Francisco are 5-1 ATS past 6 games as underdog.
KANSAS CITY -3.5 AT BUFFALO TOTAL 57.5
The first Monday Nighter and the Chiefs haven’t been playing great, but the Bills come off a short week after getting manhandled by the Titans on Tuesday. The UNDER usually prevails when the Bills are underdogs (11-1 past 12 times in this situation), while the Chiefs hold positive trends as chalk and on MNF.
Kansas City is 12-2 ATS in their last 14 games
Kansas City is 5-12 ATS in their last 17 games against Buffalo.
Kansas City is 10-2-1 ATS in their last 13 games played on a Monday.
Kansas City is 10-2 ATS in their last 12 games when playing as the favourite.
Buffalo is 3-11 SU in their last 14 Monday Nighters.
UNDER in 11-1 Buffalo’s last 12 games as underdog
ARIZONA -2.5 AT DALLAS TOTAL 55
The Cardinal historically lose in Dallas (1-5 ATS streak) and fail on Mondays (2-11-1 ATS). The Cowboys have been good on Mondays and as underdogs. Seems pretty simple….’
Arizona is 1-5 ATS in their last 6 road games at Dallas
Arizona is 2-11-1 ATS in their last 14 games played on a Monday.
OVER is 16-5 Dallas’ last 21 conference games
Dallas is 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games played on a Monday.
Dallas is 8-3 ATS past 11 games as the underdog.