Steelers vs. Ravens TNF Betting Odds
The Pittsburgh Steelers will be looking for a SU and ATS season sweep of the Baltimore Ravens on Thursday night as those AFC North teams close out the Thanksgiving slate.
Pittsburgh held off Baltimore for a 19-16 win back in Week 7, just covering the 2.5-point spread at home at the sportsbooks in that contest.
The Steelers only have three ATS losses in their last 10 games against the Ravens dating back to 2009. That Steelers/Ravens matchup back in Week 7 was an UNDER play.
Some trends for NFL bettors to consider here include the last four meetings all decided by a field goal; the Steelers are 4-1 ATS past five trips to Baltimore; the Ravens are 29-2 SU past 31 games as home favorites; the UNDER is 10-2 past 12 Steeler divisional games; the Ravens have played seven straight home UNDERs; the Ravens are 6-1 ATS in their past seven home games. [ Watch for underdog lines at Bovada ]
The Ravens will face the 5-6 Steelers, who own a 5-6 ATS mark. In totals betting, the Ravens are 3-7-1 favoring the UNDER so far this season while the Steelers are 4-7 favoring the OVER.
Bettors looking to back the visiting Steelers in this one found them as 3-point underdogs earlier in the week at Bovada, while the total was settling in the neighborhood of 40.5 at shops such as 5Dimes.
It's a betting matchup between the No. 10-rated Ravens and the No. 13-ranked Steelers, according to the NFL Power Rankings here at Odds Shark. Predictive-scoring models run on this game indicate a potential 21-19 result in favor of the Ravens.
Jacoby Jones hauled in 4 passes for 103 yards against the New York defense in the team's last game, leading Baltimore over the Jets 19-3 on Sunday.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Baltimore's No. 24-ranked offense (20.64 PPG) against a Steelers defense that ranks No. 13 at 23.27 PPG. The Ravens passing attack has averaged 227.09 yards per game, more than the Steelers give up through the air (224.36 YPG on average).
Defensively, the Steelers feature the league's No. 27-rated road run defense, allowing 134 yards per game. Baltimore, meanwhile, ranks No. 30 in rushing offense at home.
A few Steelers at Ravens trends to consider:
Pittsburgh is 5-2 ATS in its last 7 games
Pittsburgh is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Pittsburgh's last 7 games
Pittsburgh is 5-13 ATS in its last 18 games on the road
Baltimore is 10-5 ATS in its last 15 games
Baltimore is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Baltimore's last 10 games
Baltimore is 6-1 ATS in its last 7 games at home
Pittsburgh home to Miami, Sunday, December 8th
Baltimore home to Minnesota, Sunday, December 8th