Steelers vs. New England Patriots: Line and spread
The betting lines and point
spread on the football game between the Pittsburgh Steelers and
the New England Patriots.
Quite a few must-see football games in Week 14, but undoubtedly
the most hyped one is the matchup between the Pittsburgh
Steelers (9-3) and the New England Patriots (12-0).
With only four games left for the Pats, the Steelers seem to
have the best shot at spoiling the perfect season for New
England. Heavy betting action is expected this weekend on the
Steelers - Patriots game and here are the latest numbers. At the
Bodog Sports (instant deposit)
the point spread on the Pittsburgh Steelers vs. New England
Patriots game is sitting at -10.5 points chalk the Patriots
with the total at 48 points. Brave move by the bookie,
considering the Pats won their last two games by 3 points.
However, the bettors are keeping this spread alive, which means
there are plenty of people who believe the Pats will do a big
number on the Steelers on Sunday. The betting odds on the
Pittsburgh - New England game at the betting website
Bookmaker are also heavily
favoring the Pats. The Patriots line is sitting at -525
and the betting line on the Steelers is posted at +425.
Funny fact - the Pittsburgh Steelers vs. New England Patriots
game is the No.2 betting event, but the bettors' favorite pick
is in fact the Pittsburgh Steelers. If you favor the Steelers
yourself take advantage, keep in mind that the +425 line could
adjust drastically due to the heavy betting action on the
As usual the New England Patriots will rely
on their NFL leading offense with 425.3 yards and 39.1 points on
average per game, compared to the Steelers posting 332 yards and
24.7 points per game. On the other side, the Pittsburgh Steelers
will employ their No.1 defense, which allows only 230.8 yards
for 12.9 points per game, compared to the Patriots defense
allowing 289.4 yards and 17.4 points on average. The Patriots
quarterback Tom Brady did a limited Thursday practice due to his
right shoulder injury, but Brady is expected to play on Sunday
against the Steelers. Pittsburgh is 4-8-1 against the spread in
its last 13 games on the road and New England is 14-4 ATS in its last 18 games. Keep in mind that the New
England Patriots are 6-1 against the spread in its last 7 games
when playing the Pittsburgh Steelers.