AFC Title Spread Holding Steady
Kickoff of tonight's AFC Championship Game is set for 6:40PM ET between the Steelers and Patriots. Where is the point spread currently?
According to oddsmakers from online sports book BetDSI, the Patriots are a 6-point home favorite over the Steelers while the over/under currently sits at 50 points. While the point spread hasn't moved off the original number of 6, the total continues to drop.
The total for tonight's AFC title game hit the board at 51 but was bet down to 50.5, it stayed there throughout the week, but was bet down to 50 on Sunday morning. There are some online sports books that have dropped the number down to 49.5, so if you like the under tonight, now is the time to jump on it.
Speaking of, the under is 4-0-1 in the Steelers' last five playoff games, but is 6-0 in their last six conference championship games. The under is also 20-7 in the Steelers' last 27 road games and has cashed in 16 of their last 22 games overall, but the over is 21-7-1 in Pittsburgh's last 29 games in January.
On the other side, the over is a perfect 5-0 in the Patriots' last five home playoff games and is 5-1 in their last six playoff games overall. That said, the under is 5-1 in the Patriots' last six conference championship games and is 5-1 in their last six games after accumulating more than 350 total yards in their previous contest.