The NFL Regular Season kicks off on Thursday, September 7 with Tom Brady and the defending Super Bowl-champion New England Patriots welcoming the upstart Kansas City Chiefs for the opening game of the 2017 season. And cutting-edge BookMaker.eu has released odds for the 16 Week 1 games, so let’s take a look and make some picks.
The 2017 NFL Regular Season will kick off in a little more than four months, and with the NFL Draft (April 27-29) set to be held starting Thursday, NFL Futures Book odds and Week 1 point spreads and totals are starting to pop up here in Las Vegas as well as in the bigger sportsbooks offshore. The highest number on the week 1 betting board sees Ben Roethlisberger, Antonio Brown and the Pittsburgh Steelers as thick 9½-point chalks over the Browns in Cleveland in an opening weekend AFC North mismatch. Below are the current (April 25) BookMaker.eu odds for the 16 games to be played in week 1 with fresh numbers also found here.
NFL Week 1 Odds
Thursday, September 7, 2017
Chiefs vs. Patriots -7 (-120) - Total 48
Sunday, September 10, 2017
Jets vs. Bills -6 (-110) - Total: 43
Falcons -7 (-115) vs. Bears - Total: 50½
Jaguars vs. Texans -4 (-110) - Total 42½
Eagles vs. Redskins -3 (+105) - Total: 48½
Cardinals vs. Lions -2½ (-110) - Total: 48
Raiders -1½ (-110) vs. Titans - Total: 51½
Buccaneers vs. Dolphins -3 (+100) - Total: 47
Ravens vs. Bengas -1½ (-110) - Total: 43
Steelers -9½ (-110) vs. Browns - Total: 47½
Colts -3 (-115) vs. Rams - Total: 47
Seahawks vs. Packers -3 (-115) - Total: 49
Panthers -3½ (-110) vs. 49ers - Total: 48
Giants vs. Cowboys -6 (-110) - Total: 49
Monday, September 11, 2017
Saints vs. Vikings -3½ (-105) - Total: 47½
Chargers vs. Broncos -4½ (-110) - Total: 44
Early Action on Giants, Bears, Ravens, Jaguars, Chargers with Half-Point Moves
Scott Cooley of line originator BookMaker.eu indicated there was early sharp action on both underdogs the Bears (from +6½ to +6) and the Giants (from +7 to +6½) against the Cowboys in the NFL 2017 Regular Season Sunday Night Football debut, with both of their points spreads dropping a half-point since their open.
Half-point moves have also been seen on the underdog Ravens (from +2 to +1½) at Cincinnati in Week 1 in an AFC North skirmish, the Jaguars (from +2 to +1½) at Houston in an AFC South lid lifter as well as the Chargers in Denver (from +5 to +4½) in an AFC West tussle in the second half of the Monday Night Football opening Week 1.
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