NFL Odds Week 9: Favorites went 8-5 last week to close gap with dogs

Betting on the NFL has never been an exact science, but with the way the underdogs were dominating this season, you knew the favorites were going to show up sooner rather then later.

Last week, the NFL favorites went 8-5 ATS, to close the gap a bit with the underdogs YTD. NFL ‘Dogs are still hitting over 57% for the season with a 66-49-2 record. Home underdogs remain 22-15-1 YTD.

Straight up records have the favorites going 68-49 YTD, with a 49-30 home record and 19-19 on the road. 54% of all games this season have gone “OVER” the total.

Here are the top 5 NFL teams ATS as we head into week 9 NFL betting action:

1. Detroit Lions 6-1 ATS

2. St. Louis Rams 6-2 ATS

3. Washington Redskins 5-2-1 ATS

4. NY Jets 5-2 ATS

5. Miami Dolphins 5-2 ATS

(see all NFL against the spread records)

Will the favorites continue to close the gap in week 9 NFL betting? Check out all week 9 NFL odds below:

All Week 9 NFL Odds

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