Spread: Lions vs. Vikings, Texans vs. Titans
The betting preview and point
spread numbers on the Week 13 football games Detroit Lions vs.
Minnesota Vikings and Houston Texans vs. Tennessee Titans.
point spread and betting odds for football Week 13 continues
with two tight games for the bettors. Let's start with the
Detroit Lions (6-5) and their visit to the Minnesota
Vikings (5-6). The Lions are still in the wild card for the
NFC playoffs, but the Vikings also have their shot statistically
and this NFC North game is a must win for each of the football
teams. The last time Detroit met Minnesota was this September
and the Lions won the game 20-17. But the bookmakers are banking
on the Vikings this time around. At the betting website
Bodog Sports, the point
spread for the Detroit Lions vs. Minnesota Vikings match-up
is favoring the Vikings -4 points with total sitting at 45.5.
points. Minnesota is also odds favorite this weekend with
betting line -200 and the Lions will be underdog with odds to
win +170. Betting trends show that Detroit is 4-9 against the
spread in its last 13 games on the road and Minnesota is 3-7
against the spread in its last 10 games at home.
Similar situation could be found in the
next game we'll review - the Tennessee Titans (6-5) will
welcome the Houston Texans (5-6) on Sunday. The Titans
visited the Texans this season in October and clinched a 38-36
victory, and currently hold a wild card spot for the playoffs.
But Houston is not far behind and this game is also a must win
for Tennessee to keep their playoff dreams alive. At Bodog
Sports the point spread on the Houston Texans vs. Tennessee
Titans game is sitting at -4 points chalk the Titans with
total at 42 points. The odds on the Titans are listed at -200
and the Texans will play under money line of +170. Keep in mind
that Houston is 2-6 against the spread in its last 8 games and
Tennessee is 1-4 against the spread in its last 5 games. The
total has gone OVER in 5 of Tennessee's last 6 games when