Packers vs Saints Prop Lines List

When the Packers and Saints kick off the 2011 season Thursday, the point spread is just one of more than 100 ways you can bet the clash of the two most recent Super Bowl champions.

Sure the side bet is fun (-4.5 for Green Bay) and the total is a must-wager too (47.5). But it's prop odds that make the most noise and offer the most profit potential, especially for fantasy footbal gurus who really know their stuff.


Saints visit Packers in Week 1 odds clash

The last two Super Bowl champs kick off the NFL betting season on Thursday when the Saints visit Lambeau as small underdogs to face the Packers.


And if history repeats itself, the OVER may be the best bet for the night as all five meetings since 1995 have soared way OVER the total (at least 55 points in all five games). [ Best Saints vs Packers OVER line currently at 5Dimes ]


MLB Odds: Brewers vs. Cardinals

The Milwaukee Brewers will send Zack Greinke to the mound on Wednesday night as they close out their road series in St. Louis.

Greinke (14-5, 4.00 ERA) has won seven of his last eight starts for Milwaukee, and he beat the Cards on August 1. Chris Carpenter (8-9, 3.92 ERA) will get the ball for the Cardinals on Wednesday.


Colts, Patriots opening odds surprises

It’s been nearly 10 years since the Indianapolis Colts were a 9-point underdog in a meaningful game.

It was Nov. 10, 2002 and the visiting Colts were 9.5-point underdogs against the powerful Eagles. It didn’t matter in the end as they rolled 35-13, but Indy backers find themselves in a similar betting predicament in Week 1 of the NFL season.

They were going to be road dogs in Houston anyway, as the number opened at -2 in favour of the Texans. But then Peyton Manning’s injury rehab crawled at a snail’s pace and the betting hit the Houston side at a feverish pace.


MLB Odds: Tigers vs. Indians

The Detroit Tigers will continue their MLB betting series on the road in Cleveland against the rival Indians on Tuesday night.

The Tigers are trying to pull further away from both the Indians and the Chicago White Sox in the race for top spot in the AL Central standings with just one month left in the regular season.


NFL Preseason Standings Misleading for Week 1

When are NFL standings not a true representation of the strength of the league's teams? When you are looking at NFL preseason standings.

In fact, you can often look at these standings and use it to bet against the 'best' teams and bet for the 'worst' teams.


CFL Betting Odds: Week 11

Revenge will be the theme on the CFL betting board for Week 11 as teams look to deliver a little payback for last week's results.

Calgary (6-3) fell to Edmonton 35-7 as an 8-point home favorite during the Labour Day matchup, while UNDER bettors collected for the second straight head-to-head meeting between the two teams.


Terrapins now favored vs. Miami

Miami will play without eight suspended players and are still only 4.5 point underdogs as the Hurricanes travel to Maryland Monday to face the Terrapins.

The huge booster scandal claimed many Week 1 victims including Miami QB Jacory Harris and standout linebacker Sean Spence, swinging the Miami-Maryland point spread all the way from -5.5 for the Canes to -4.5 for the Terps.

It's a nationally televised ACC battle that is expected to draw a sellout crowd.

Of note, the home team has won both previous meetings since 2006 but the road team covered the spread each team. Miami has also struggled against the number, going 1-5 ATS in its past six matches overall.


MLB Betting: Clash of NL East powers

The Atlanta Braves will be looking to chip into the Philadelphia Phillies' division lead when the clubs clash on Monday night.

The NL East teams begin a three-game series in Philadelphia on Monday night, with the Phillies threatening to run away with the NL East title. Cliff Lee (15-7, 2.59 ERA) gets the ball for Philly.


Baseball Betting: ChiSox vs. Tigers

The Detroit Tigers and the Chicago White Sox will close out their three-game series at Comerica Park on Sunday Night Baseball.

The White Sox are trying to stay within reach of the Tigers in the AL Central standings heading into the season's home stretch.



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