NFL Betting Wrapup: Week 9's Notable Covers & Upsets
NFL Sunday week nine saw players and sportsbooks exchange blows but mostly finish the day breaking even with favorites going 6-4-1 based on the closing line received.
The Baltimore Ravens opened as -2.5 favorites but closed at +3 but nevertheless won easily and covered both spreads against the Pittsburgh Steelers.
The Oakland Raiders continued their winning ways and covered easily against the Denver Broncos in the evenin's primetime game, winning 30-20 with plenty of room to spare at the handicap of -1.
The New York Giants beat the Philadelphia Eagles 28-23 covering the spread of 3 in a game that wasn't as close as the score suggested.
The Dallas Cowboys blew out the Cleveland Browns 35-10.
The Indianapolis Colts delivered a wire to wire beating of the Green Bay Packers and were up as much as 18 throughout the game. The Colts ended up winning 31-26, covering even a pleased spread, given that Andrew Luck and company were 7 to 7.5 point underdogs.
The Detroit Lions won in overtime aginst the Minnesota Vikings on the road 22-16. The Lions closed as five point underdogs though the spread of six was available earlier in the week.