NFL Picks: Oddsmakers Favor Saints Over Raiders in Week 6 Print
Written by Anthony Rome   
Saturday, 11 October 2008 17:00
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Odds Favor Saints

The New Orleans Saints look to bounce back on a short week when they host the Oakland Raiders on Sunday. Oddsmakers have established the Saints as 6.5-point favorites.

Bet Raiders at Saints

Kickoff: Sunday, 1:05 PM ET

Odds: Oddsmakers from online sports book SBG Global have established New Orleans as a 6.5-point favorite.

Over/Under: 47.5

Public Betting:

Current public betting information shows that 73% of bettors favor the Saints –6.5 against the Raiders.

Top Trends for this game:

OAKLAND is 24-42 ATS (-22.2 Units) after 2 or more consecutive losses since 1992.

OAKLAND is 23-48 ATS (-29.8 Units) when playing against a team with a losing record since 1992.

NEW ORLEANS is 52-78 ATS (-33.8 Units) in home games since 1992.

NEW ORLEANS is 52-78 ATS (-33.8 Units) in home lined games since 1992.

NEW ORLEANS is 52-75 ATS (-30.5 Units) in home games in dome games since 1992.

NEW ORLEANS is 52-75 ATS (-30.5 Units) in home games in games played on turf since 1992.

NEW ORLEANS is 16-36 ATS (-23.6 Units) in home games when playing against a team with a losing record since 1992.

NEW ORLEANS is 12-25 ATS (-15.5 Units) in home games in weeks 5 through 9 since 1992.


Tom Cable gets his first opportunity to take over the circus that is the Oakland Raiders. Some believe that with Lane Kiffin the Raiders will be better off. But the fact of the matter is that the team was at least playing competitive football with Kiffin before he was fired. That should carry over and we like the fact that Oakland is coming off a bye, while the Saints had to practice on a short week after losing to the Vikings at home. Still, with Marques Colston expected to return to an already powerful New Orleans’ offense, we like the Saints to roll this week. We predict the Saints over the Raiders 27-13.

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