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Wild Card Weekend: Cowboys host Lions

The OVER has paid out for totals bettors in each of the last five games between the Dallas Cowboys and the Detroit Lions as those teams meet in Arlington for a Wild Card Weekend betting matchup on Sunday.

The Cowboys and Lions last met in October 2013, with Detroit winning 31-30 as a 3-point home favorite on the NFL betting lines in that contest. Dallas won the NFC East title this season with a 12-4 record and is riding a four-game SU winning streak. Detroit went 11-5 SU to claim a Wild Card berth.

Dallas battles the Detroit Lions, currently with a 11-5 mark (7-9 ATS). The over under records, important for totals betting, are 9-6-1 for the Cowboys and 5-11 for the Lions.

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Wild Card Weekend: Cards face Panthers

The Carolina Panthers have lost each of their last two games both SU and ATS against the Arizona Cardinals as those teams prepare to meet at Bank of America Stadium in a Wild Card Weekend betting matchup on Saturday.

Arizona and Carolina last met in October 2013, with the Cardinals winning 22-6 as a 3-point home underdog in that UNDER result. The Panthers won the NFC South division title this season despite their 7-8-1 SU record, while the struggling Cardinals earned a Wild Card berth at 11-5 SU even though they lost four of their last six games.

This season the Carolina Panthers are 7-8-1 overall and 8-8 ATS against the spread, while the Cardinals are 11-5 and 11-5 ATS. As for the totals, Carolina is 8-8 on the OU, and Arizona is 5-10-1.

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Wild Card Weekend: Ravens at Steelers

The Pittsburgh Steelers are 4-1 ATS in their last five games against the Baltimore Ravens as those division rivals get ready to meet at Heinz Field in Wild Card Weekend betting action on Saturday.

Pittsburgh and Baltimore split their two meetings this past season both SU and ATS, with the Ravens winning 26-6 as a 2.5-point home favorite on September 11 and the Steelers winning 43-23 as a 2-point home favorite on November 2. Overall the Steelers are 5-5 SU and 6-3-1 ATS in their last 10 games against the Ravens dating back to the 2010 season.

The Pittsburgh Steelers currently sport a record of 11-5, and have posted a corresponding betting slate of 9-7 ATS. The Baltimore Ravens are 10-6 and 8-8 ATS. Betting totals have seen the Pittsburgh Steelers post a 9-7 over under record this season, while the Baltimore Ravens have gone 7-9 against the number.

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Wild Card Weekend Line Moves Roundup

The Carolina Panthers won four fewer games than the Arizona Cardinals during the regular season, but they're increasing favorites on the betting odds for Wild Card Weekend as we take a look at the line moves for the first round of the NFL playoffs.

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Live NFL Betting: Gambling Wave of the Future

The days in which your only options for betting on National Football League games were simple moneylines, spreads and totals are long gone, as online sportsbooks now offer up a wide array of new ways to bet on games every week.

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Strategy for Betting Over Unders

Point spread betting is the most popular way to wager on NFL games, but handicapping totals can end up being much more profitable for those who know what they are doing.

Totals are also the simplest form of NFL betting as the sum of points in the game. So if two teams score more combined points than the listed total, the ‘over’ is a winner. Likewise, if the teams score fewer combined points than the total, the ‘under’ wins.

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NFL: Betting Against the Public

When it comes to sports betting, the NFL is king. Even fans who know little about wagering on football still find a way to get involved in their office pool or play fantasy football with their friends and family in hopes of making money every week and at the end of the season.

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NFL Preseason Betting Strategies and Tips

Unlike other sports where there is very little appetite for betting on exhibition games, NFL preseason betting only continues to grow as football handicappers gear up for the upcoming campaign by studying teams and players in action as early as possible.

Since the NFL is king among all sports, even the preseason schedule attracts huge interest from bettors and fans alike. The fact that there is significant money to be made for football bettors who pay attention to free agency, training camps and holdouts has certainly bolstered its appeal in recent years.

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