2018 NFL Week 17 Preview

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It is the final week of the NFL regular season and there are still a number of Playoffs positions on the line.

The Baltimore Ravens, Tennessee Titans, Buffalo Bills and Los Angeles Chargers are locked in battle for the final two Playoffs berths in the AFC, while it is toss-up between the Seattle Seahawks and the Atlanta Falcons for the sixth seed in the NFC.

We have analysed every game set to take place in this crucial round of NFL fixtures and our complete NFL Week 17 tips can be found below.

Detroit Lions Vs Green Bay Packers

Monday January 1, 5:00am, Ford Field

The Over has saluted in six of the past eight games played by the Detroit Lions at home and nine of the past ten games played by the Green Bay Packers on the road.

Back Over 44 Points

Minnesota Vikings Vs Chicago Bears

Monday January 1, 5:00am, U.S. Bank Stadium

A win will secure a first round bye in the NFL Playoffs for the Minnesota Vikings.

Minnesota have won five of their past six games as home favourites and their record against the line is just as strong.

The Chicago Bears have won only two of their past eight games as away underdogs and their record against the line is just as bad.

Back Minnesota To Beat The Line (-12 Points)

Indianapolis Colts Vs Houston Texans

Monday January 1, 5:00am, Lucas Oil Stadium

The Indianapolis Colts have lost their past six games and the Houston Texans their past five.

The Under has been a successful betting play in six of the past eight home games played by the Colts and this looks set to be another low-scoring affair.

Back Under 41.5 Points

Pittsburgh Steelers Vs Cleveland Browns

Monday January 1, 5:00am, Heinz Field

The Pittsburgh Steelers need to win to remain in the hunt for the number one seed, while the Cleveland Browns are still chasing their first win of the season.

Pittsburgh have won seven of their past eight games as home favourites and they are 4-4 against the line in this scenario.

Cleveland look set to become just the second team in NFL history to go through an entire season without winning a game and they are impossible to trust from a betting perspective.

No Bet

New England Patriots Vs New York Jets

Monday January 1, 5:00am, Gillette Stadium

A win will secure the number one seed in the AFC for the New England Patriots.

New England have won seven of their past nine games as home favourites and they are 6-3 against the line in this scenario.

The New York Jets have lost their past six games as away underdogs and they are 1-1-4 against the line.

Back New England To Beat The Line (-15.5 Points)

New York Giants Vs Washington Redskins

Monday January 1, 5:00am, MetLife Stadium

The Washington Redskins have won only two of their past seven games on the road, while the New York Giants have lost five games on the trot.

No Bet

Philadelphia Eagles Vs Dallas Cowboys

Monday January 1, 5:00am, Lincoln Financial Field

The Philadelphia Eagles have already confirmed the number one seed in the NFC, while the Dallas Cowboys are now out of NFL Playoffs contention.

Philadelphia have won all eight of their games at home this season and they are 6-2 against the line.

Dallas have won five of their past six games as away favourites and are 4-1-1 against the line in this scenario.

No Bet

Tennessee Titans Vs Jacksonville Jaguars

Monday January 1, 8:25am, LP Field

The Jacksonville Jaguars have already secured the AFC South Title, but a win for the Tennessee Titans will clinch them a NFL Playoffs berth.

The Titans have won six of their past seven games as home favourites and they are 4-1-2 against the line in this scenario.

They have more to play for than Jacksonville and they can return to the NFL Playoffs for the first time since 2008.

Back Tennessee To Beat The Line (-4.5 Points)

Miami Dolphins Vs Buffalo Bills

Monday January 1, 8:25am, Hard Rock Stadium

A win will give the Buffalo Bills chance to end their NFL Playoffs drought – the longest in the NFL.

Winning away from home has been an issue for Buffalo and they have won only two of their past eight games on the road.

The Miami Dolphins have won two of their past six games as home underdogs, but they are only 2-1-3 against the line in this scenario.

No Bet

Baltimore Ravens Vs Cincinnati Bengals

Monday January 1, 8:25am, M&T Bank Stadium

The Baltimore Ravens will secure a place in the NFL Playoffs with a win over the Cincinnati Bengals.

Backing the Under in games involving these two sides has been a profitable play this season and the Under has saluted in 14 of the past 23 games played between the two sides.

Back Under 41 Points

Los Angeles Chargers Vs Oakland Raiders

Monday January 1, 8:25am, StubHub Center

The Los Angeles Chargers need to win this game and hope other results go their way to secure a place in the NFL Playoffs.

Los Angeles have won five of their past six games, but they have still been a losing betting play as home favourites.

It has been a season to forget for the Oakland Raiders and they have lost three games on the trot, while they have won only one of their past seven games as away underdogs.

No Bet

Seattle Seahawks Vs Arizona Cardinals

Monday January 1, 8:25am, CenturyLink Field

The Seattle Seahawks need to win and hope that the Arizona Cardinals lost to qualify for the NFL Playoffs.

Seattle have won four of their past six games as home favourites, but they are only 2-4 against the line in this scenario.

Arizona have lost their past four games as away underdogs and they have failed to cover the line in each of these defeats.

No Bet

Los Angeles Rams Vs San Francisco 49ers

Monday January 1, 8:25am, Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum

The Los Angeles Rams need to win this game to keep themselves in the hunt for the number two seed in the NFC.

Los Angeles have won four of their past six games as home favourites and they have covered the line in each of these wins.

The San Francisco 49ers have won four games in a row with Jimmy Garoppolo as their quarterback and he was outstanding against the Jacksonville Jaguars.

The Jaguars have won two of their past seven games as away underdogs, but they are 5-2 against the line in this scenario.

Back San Francisco To Beat The Line (+3 Points)

Atlanta Falcons Vs Carolina Panthers

Monday January 1, 8:25am, Mercedes-Benz Stadium

This is the biggest game of the weekend.

A win will secure the Atlanta Falcons a playoff berth, while the Carolina Panthers are still an outside chance of winning the NFC South and securing a first-round bye.

The Falcons have won seven of their past ten games as home favourites and they are 6-4 against the line in this scenario.

Carolina have won three of their past five games as away underdogs and they are 4-1 against the line in this scenario.

Back Carolina To Win @ $2.75

Denver Broncos Vs Kansas City Chiefs

Monday January 1, 8:25am, Mile High

The Kansas City Chiefs have already secured the AFC West Title and they have won three games on the trot.

Winning away from home has not been an issue for Kansas City and they have been a profitable betting play as away underdogs.

It has been a season to forget for the Denver Broncos, but they remain a tough team to beat in front of their home fans.

Back Kansas City To Win @ $2.50

Tampa Bay Buccaneers Vs New Orleans Saints

Monday January 1, 8:25am, Raymond James Stadium

A win for the New Orleans Saints would deliver them the NFC South title.

New Orleans have won their past three games as away favourites and they have covered the line in each of these wins.

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have lost their past three games as home underdogs and their record against the line is not much better.

Back New Orleans To Beat The Line (-7 Points)


2016

It is the final week of the 2016 NFL regular season and every single game will be played between divisional rivals.

The six teams that have qualified for the NFL Playoffs in the AFC have already been decided, but there are still two NFL Playoffs berths up for grabs in the NFC.

This is our final chance to find winners in the NFL regular season and you can find our tips for each clash below.

Cincinnati Bengals Vs Baltimore Ravens

Monday January 2, 4:00am, Paul Brown Stadium

Cincinnati Bengals 27 - Baltimore Ravens 10

The Cincinnati Bengals have won four of their past seven games as home favourites for a narrow loss, while Baltimore have lost their past six games as away underdogs.

Back Cincinnati To Win @ $1.74

Tennessee Titans Vs Houston Texans

Monday January 2, 4:00am, Nissan Stadium

Tennessee Titans 24 - Houston Texans 17

The Tennessee Titans have won three of their past four games as home favourites and are 2-2 against the line in this scenario.

Houston have won only two of their past seven games as away underdogs and have the same record against the line.

Back Tennessee To Beat The Line (-3 Points)

Tampa Bay Buccaneers Vs Carolina Panthers

Monday January 2, 4:00am, Raymond James Stadium

Tampa Bay Buccaneers 17 - Carolina Panthers 16

Tampa Bay have won only one of their past three games as home favourites and Carolina are 2-1 against the line as away underdogs.

Back Carolina To Beat The Line (+6 Points)

Indianapolis Colts Vs Jacksonville Jaguars

Monday January 2, 4:00am, FirstEnergry Stadium

Indianapolis Colts 24 - Jacksonville Jaguars 20

The Indianapolis Colts have won four of their past six games as home favourites and have the same record against the line.

Jacksonville have won just one of their past eight games as away underdogs and are 4-4 against the line in this scenario.

Back Indianapolis To Beat The Line (-4.5 Points)

Miami Dolphins Vs New England Patriots

Monday January 2, 4:00am, New Miami Stadium

Miami Dolphins 14 - New England Patriots 35

Miami have won seven of their past eight games and they are 4-0 as home underdogs.

The New England Patriots have won six of their past six games as away favourites and are 5-3 against the line in this scenario.

Back Miami To Beat The Line (+9.5 Points)

Minnesota Vikings Vs Chicago Bears

Monday January 2, 4:00am, US Bank Stadium

Minnesota Vikings 38 - Chicago Bears 10

Minnesota are 3-2 against the line as home favourites, while the Chicago Bears have lost their past six games as away underdogs.

Back Minnesota To Beat The Line (-5 Points)

New York Jets Vs Buffalo Bills

Monday January 2, 4:00am, MetLife Coliseum

New York Jets 30 - Buffalo Bills 10

The New York Jets have lost their past four games as home underdogs, while the Buffalo Bills are 1-1 as away favourites.

No Bet

Philadelphia Eagles Vs Dallas Cowboys

Monday January 2, 4:00am, Lincoln Financial Field

Philadelphia Eagles 27 - Dallas Cowboys 13

Philadelphia have won three of their past four games as home favourites, while Dallas have won their past three games as away underdogs for a big profit.

No Bet

Pittsburgh Steelers Vs Cleveland Browns

Monday January 2, 4:00am, Heinz Field

Pittsburgh Steelers 27 - Cleveland Browns 24

Pittsburgh have won their past six games and are 4-2 against the line as home favourites, while the Cleveland Browns have lost their past seven games as away underdogs.

Back Pittsburgh To Beat The Line (-7 Points)

Los Angeles Rams Vs Arizona Cardinals

Monday January 2, 7:25am, Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum

Los Angeles Rams 6 - Arizona Cardinals 44

The Los Angeles Rams have won just one of their past five games as home underdogs and the Arizona Cardinals’ record as away favourites is not much better.

No Bet

Denver Broncos Vs Oakland Raiders

Monday January 2, 7:25am, Mile High

Denver Broncos 24 - Oakland Raiders 6

The Denver Broncos have won five of their past seven games as home favourites and they are 3-1-3 against the line in this scenario.

Oakland have won four of their past six games as away underdogs and they are 5-1 against the line in this situation.

Back Oakland To Beat The Line (+1.5 Points)

San Diego Chargers Vs Kansas City Chiefs

Monday January 2, 11:30am, Qualcomm Stadium

San Diego Chargers 27 - Kansas City Chiefs 37

The Kansas City Chiefs have won their past three games as away favourites and have an identical record against the line, while the San Diego Chargers are 1-1 as away underdogs.

Back Kansas City To Beat The Line (-5.5 Points)

Washington Redskins Vs New York Giants

Monday January 2, 4:00am, FedEx Field

Washington Redskins 10 - New York Giants 9

Washington have won only three of their past six games as home favourites for a loss, while the New York Giants have lost their past four games as away underdogs.

No Bet

Atlanta Falcons Vs New Orleans Saints

Monday January 2, 7:25am, Georgia Dome

Atlanta Falcons 38 - New Orleans Saints 32

The Atlanta Falcons have won just three of their past seven games as home favourites and are 2-5 against the line in this scenario.

New Orleans have won three of their past seven games as away underdogs and are 5-1-1 against the line.

Back New Orleans To Win @ $3.20

San Francisco 49ers Vs Seattle Seahawks

Monday January 2, 7:25am, Levi’s Stadium

San Francisco 49ers 23 - Seattle Seahawks 25

Seattle have won just two of their past five games as away favourites and are 1-4 against the line in this scenario, while San Francisco have won two of their past six games as away underdogs.

No Bet

Detroit Lions Vs Green Bay Packers

Monday January 2, 11:30am, Ford Field

Detroit Lions 24 - Green Bay Packers 31

The Detroit Lions have won their past two games as home underdogs, while the Green Bay Packers are 2-2 as away favourites.

Back Detroit To Win @ $2.45