NFL Week 5 Odds
The contenders and pretenders are starting to emerge from the pack in the NFL as the 2009 season heads into Week 5.
One of the marquee matchups on the Week 5 schedule pits the 3-1 New England Patriots against the 4-0 Denver Broncos on Sunday. Oddsmakers from online sports book Sportsbook.com have made the Patriots 3.5-point road favorites over the undefeated Broncos, who have the top ranked defense right now in the NFL.
Another intriguing matchup occurs in the city by the bay as the San Francisco 49ers host the Atlanta Falcons. Oddsmakers have made the Niners 3-point home favorites over the Falcons after building a 3-1 record on the season. San Fran is a perfect 4-0 against the spread this year.
AFC East rivals clash at Land Shark Stadium this week when the Miami Dolphins host Mark Sanchez and the New York Jets. The Dolphins earned their first victory of the season last week in a win over the Bills, while the Jets suffered their first defeat at the hands of the Saints.
Oddsmakers have made the Jets a 1.5-point favorite to open the week, but that number is sure to rise as the public jumps on New York.
The Houston Texans travel to the desert this Sunday to take on the Arizona Cardinals, whom are currently 5.5-point favorites coming off their bye in Week 4. Houston beat Oakland to improve to 2-2 on the young season.
For complete odds of all the Week 5 action, see below. And if a game isn’t listed, make sure to check back because the Spread.com will post the point spreads as they are released.
2009 NFL Week 5 – Point Spreads, Over/Under Totals & Odds
403 Dallas Cowboys -8.5 Over 43
404 Kansas City Chiefs +8.5 Under 43
405 Washington Redskins +4 Over 37.5
406 Carolina Panthers –4 Under 37.5
411 Cleveland Browns +6 Over 39.5
412 Buffalo Bills –6 Under 39.5
413 Cincinnati Bengals +8 Over 41.5
414 Baltimore Ravens -8 Under 41.5
417 Atlanta Falcons +3 Over 42.5
418 San Francisco 49ers –3 Under 42.5
419 New England Patriots –3.5 Over 41.5
420 Denver Broncos +3.5 Under 41.5
421 Houston Texans +5.5 Over 48
422 Arizona Cardinals –5.5 Under 48
425 Indianapolis Colts -3.5 Over 46
426 Tennessee Titans +3.5 Under 46
427 New York Jets –1.5 Over 36.5
428 Miami Dolphins +1.5 Under 36.5
Posted: 10/5/09 10:05AM ET