NFL Week 15 Public Betting
Which teams do the betting public like most for Week 15 of the NFL Season? Here’s a closer look at the wagers.
The team with the most public support this weekend is the Atlanta Falcons who go on the road Monday night to face the Tampa Bay Buccaneers at 8:30PM ET. Oddsmakers currently have the Falcons listed as a 6-point favorite on the road against Tampa. When it comes to the Public Betting, currently 83 percent of the wagers are being placed on the Falcons on the road. Atlanta is 8-5 on the season, 4-2 on the road and 6-7 against the spread. Tampa Bay comes into Monday night 4-9 overall, 3-3 at home and 3-9-1 against the spread. The Falcons picked up a 34-20 win over Tampa on Nov. 26 in Atlanta as a 10.5-point favorite.
Another team getting a lot of public support this weekend is the Minnesota Vikings, who are set to host the Cincinnati Bengals today at 1PM ET. Oddsmakers are listing the Vikings as an 11-point favorite at home against Cincy, but the public betting has 71 percent of the wagers going on Minnesota minus the points. The Vikings are 10-3 on the season, 5-1 at home and 9-4 against the spread. Cincinnati is 5-8 overall, 2-4 on the road and 7-6 against the spread. The home team has won and covered in five straight meetings between these two teams.
The game where bettors are struggling the most has the Washington Redskins hosting the Arizona Cardinals today at 1PM ET. Oddsmakers are listing the Redskins as a 4-point favorite at home today against the Cardinals. When it comes to the public betting, 52 percent of the wagers are going on Washington minus the points. Arizona is 6-7 on the season, 2-4 on the road and 4-8-1 against the spread. Washington is 5-8 overall, 3-3 at home and 5-8 against the spread. Arizona has won the last two in this series while covering the spread in the last three meetings with Washington.