NFL Week 6 Super Bowl Odds and Game Previews

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Wed, 2011-10-12 09:00 -- TheFootballLines

Heading into NFL week 6 the undefeated Green Bay Packers -875 (1.11) play host to the winless St. Louis Rams +688 (7.88), with the Latest NFL Point Spread seeing the Packers at (-14.5) which has moved -4 points since the opening. By all accounts Green Bay should not have too many troubles in extending their winning streak to 6-0 and further cementing their position as favorites in Super Bowl 46 futures markets. Opening NFL Super Bowl futures betting at +700 (8.00) the Packers odds have steadily been dropping as our table below indicates. You can see that after two weeks of play the Packers average odds at the respected Offshore Sportsbooks was in to +521 (6.21) and now coming into week 6 you can bet them at around +346 (4.46).

As would be expected the other team to stand undefeated after 5 games have also witnessed their Super Bowl odds reduce considerably, Detroit opened at +4000 (41.00), had dropped to +1888 (19.88) going into week 3 and leading into week 6 their latest odds are around +1207 (13.07). The Lions may have a harder time than the Packers of staying undefeated as they play host to the 4-1 San Francisco 49ers this Sunday. The Latest NFL Odds for their game sees the Lions at -210 (1.48) and the 49ers +188 (2.88) while the point spread line sits at -/+ 4 with an over under total line of o/u 46.5.

It can be interesting to track the odds movements in the NFL Futures Betting markets and in particular the Super Bowl winning odds. With each win, loss or major injury concern prices are adjusted. Our table below displays each team’s average opening odds, their odds after 2 games (leading into week 3) and their current odds leading into week 6. As you can see the top 5 teams are the Packers +346 (4.46), Patriots +418 (5.18), Saints +785 (8.85) and Lions & Chargers +1207 (13.07) heading into NFL week 6.

The (4-1) Buffalo Bills Super Bowl odds have seen the largest drop in price from their opening of +12500 (126.00) to their current +3017 (31.17). The Bills find themselves as road underdogs this week for their clash with the (3-2) Eli Manning led NY Giants. The Bills have averaged 32.8 points per game on offense while allowing an average of 24 giving +8.8 points per game differential compared to the Giants 25.4 on offense and 24.6 defense giving a +.80 differential. Current odds see the Bills at +171 (2.71) and +3 on point spread with the Giants -190 (1.53) and -3, while the NFL Over Under Lines for Week 6 see the total for this game sitting at o/u 50.

Best of fortune for all of your week 6 NFL wagering and why not pay us a visit at theFootballLines .com for all of the latest NFL odds, historical lines and statistics.