NFL Wild Card Betting Consensus & Sportsbook Live Odds
The NFL playoffs officially kick off Saturday afternoon with the Oakland Raiders going on the road as 4 point underdogs against the Houston Texans.
Raiders vs. Texans Betting Rundown
58% of the mid-week wagers are pouring in on the Texans as the Raiders are without quarterback Derek Carr who is out for the year. SBR Forum's LT Profits pointed out Oakland's Connor Cook becomes the first QB in the Super Bowl era to make his first career start in a playoff game. Additional betting stats and against the spread (ATS) trends can be found at the Raiders vs. Texans matchup page at SBR Odds.
Bookmakers have set the Raiders vs. Texans total at 36.5 points. 57% have the game going under.
Lions vs. Seahawks Betting Rundown
The evening's second game has the Detroit Lions as an 8 point betting underdog against the Seattle Seawhawks. Shop for the best real-time lines using the NFL odds page at Sportsbook Review. Nearly 60% of bets are on the Lions as underdogs.
The total points market is set at 43 with 62% believing it sails over.
Dolphins vs. Steelers Betting Rundown
The Pittsburgh Steelers are favored by 10 at home against the Miami Dolphins. 52% are on the Dolphins to cover the double digit spread.
The total points market is listed at 46 at most sportsbooks. 54% think that the game goes over the total.
Giants vs. Packers Betting Rundown
The Green Bay Packers are 4.5 point favorites at home against the New York Giants. 53% are on the Giants in the role of underdog.
The total is offered anywhere from 44.5 to 45 and the action is split down the middle.