|2013 NFL Championship Sunday Betting Trends & Updated Odds|
|Written by Anthony Rome|
|Saturday, 19 January 2013 22:00|
NFL Championship Sunday Trends
(The Spread) - How have the Ravens fared in Foxboro over the years? Let's check out some of the betting trends for Championship Sunday in the NFL.
According to latest betting trends, the under is 5-2 in the last seven meetings between the Ravens and Patriots in New England. The underdog is also 3-0-1 against the spread in the last four meetings while the road team is 3-0-1 ATS in the last four meetings. The Ravens, meanwhile, are 10-4 against the spread in their last 14 road playoff games while the Patriots are 2-8 against the number in their last 10 postseason games overall.
The under is 4-1 in the last five meetings between the 49ers and Falcons, while the underdog is 9-3 against the spread in the last 12 meetings. Atlanta is a brutal 0-5 against the number in its last five playoff games and is 1-4 ATS in its last five home postseason games. The Niners, meanwhile, are 24-11-1 against the number in their last 36 games overall and 5-2 ATS in their last seven games in January.
According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the 49ers are currently 5-point favorites over the Falcons while the over/under total is now sitting at 49 points. As for the AFC title game, the Ravens are 10-point road underdogs at Bovada.lv, while the over/under total is currently sitting at 51.5 points.
On the injury front for the Falcons, John Abraham (ankle) was limited in practice on Wednesday and safety William Moore was spotted with a black cast around his right hand. Both are expected to play versus the Niners on Sunday but Abraham could be limited after barely playing last weekend in the Falcons' thrilling victory over the Seahawks.