Having climbed from a 2.5-point road underdog to a 1-point road underdog over the course of the week the Philadelphia Eagles will be looking to buck the betting trends and pay off for the VSB SuperContest entry against the Arizona Cardinals on Sunday afternoon.
The Eagles are just 0-3-1 ATS in their last four games against the Cardinals according to the Week 8 NFL betting trends, but with the VSB Computer predicting a 32.5 to 29.7 victory for them at University of Phoenix Stadium they’re one of five picks made for the SuperContest this week.
Philadelphia is 5-1 both SU and ATS on the season, but 10-4 ATS in its last 14 games as a road underdog. Arizona is 5-1 SU and 4-2 ATS on the season, and 5-1 both SU and ATS in its last six home games against teams from the NFC East.
Matchup Reports: Philadelphia vs. Arizona | Indianapolis vs. Pittsburgh | Detroit vs. Atlanta
The Eagles’ state rivals from Pittsburgh are 3-point home underdogs for Sunday afternoon as they prepare to face the Indianapolis Colts – who are 5-2 SU and 6-1 ATS. That’s the best ATS record in the league heading into Week 8 of the season, with the Steelers under .500 at 3-4 ATS to go along with their 4-3 SU mark.
On the injury front, Cincinnati Bengals wide receiver A.J. Green (foot) is doubtful for his team’s game against the rival Baltimore Ravens on Sunday afternoon, while Detroit Lions wide receiver Calvin Johnson (ankle) is officialy questionable for his team’s game against the Atlanta Falcons over in London on Sunday. The Bengals are 1-point underdogs, while the Lions are 3.5-point favorites.
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