The biggest line move of the week on the NFL betting odds at the online sportsbooks comes from the Ravens vs. Chiefs game in Kansas City, where road-favored Baltimore has gone from a favorite of 4.5 points to 7 points over the last few days.
The Ravens are 3-1 SU but just 2-2 ATS on the season, while the Chiefs sit with records of 1-3 both SU and ATS through the first four weeks. Baltimore blasted Kansas City 30-7 last season as a 3-point road favorite.
Three other NFL betting matchups have seen line moves of 1.5 points at 5Dimes this week, with the Bengals now favored by just 3 points at home against the Dolphins, the Jaguars full touchdown underdogs at home against the Bears, and the Niners up to 11.5-point home favorites against the Bills.
As for the marquee Broncos/Patriots matchup in New England for Sunday, that game has remained steady at Pats -7.5 at 5Dimes since the NFL betting lines opened this week. The Patriots went 2-0 ATS against the Broncos in the 2011 season - including a playoff win.
Also steady has been the Jets +9 at home against the Texans for Monday Night Football, with the Texans boasting an unblemished record of 4-0 ATS (and 4-0 SU) heading into that contest. Mark Sanchez and the Jets are 2-2 both SU and ATS on the season.
Week 5 NFL Betting Lines (from 5Dimes)
Line Moves of 2.5 Points:
Sun - Baltimore at Kansas City (OPENER +4.5) NOW +7
Line Moves of 1.5 Points:
Sun - Miami at Cincinnati (OPENER -4.5) NOW -3
Sun - Chicago at Jacksonville (OPENER +5.5) NOW +7
Sun - Buffalo at San Francisco (OPENER -10) NOW -11.5
Line Moves of 1 Point:
Thu - Arizona at St. Louis (OPENER +1) NOW pick
Sun - Cleveland at NY Giants (OPENER -11) NOW -10
Line Moves of 0.5 Points:
Sun - Tennessee at Minnesota (OPENER -5) NOW -5.5
Sun - Atlanta at Washington (OPENER +3) NOW +2.5
Sun - Philadelphia at Pittsburgh (OPENER -3.5) NOW -3
No Line Moves:
Sun - Green Bay at Indianapolis (OPENER +7.5) NOW +7.5
Sun - Seattle at Carolina (OPENER -3) NOW -3
Sun - Denver at New England (OPENER -7.5) NOW -7.5
Sun - San Diego at New Orleans (OPENER -3) NOW -3
Mon - Houston at NY Jets (OPENER +9) NOW +9
Week 5 NFL Betting Specials (from Bovada)
New Orleans Saints - Regular Season Wins
Who will lose first?
Arizona Cardinals 10/13
Atlanta Falcons 2/1
Houston Texans 3/1
Will Aaron Rodgers be the most sacked QB in the 2012 Regular Season?
Will Drew Brees Have a TD Pass in all 16 games in the 2012 Regular Season?
Will Drew Brees throw a TD Pass in more than 56 consecutive games breaking Joe Dimaggio's hit streak record?
Will Mark Sanchez be benched in the game?
How many times will Mark Sanchez be sacked Week 5?
How many Offensive Yards will the New York Jets have Week 5?
Rashard Mendenhall - Total Rushing Yards Week 5?
How many Special Team TD's will the Detroit Lions give up from Week 5-17 in the 2012 NFL Regular Season?
Who will have more Passing Yards Week 5?
Tom Brady (NE) QB -150
Peyton Manning (DEN) QB +120
Who will have more TD Passes Week 5?
Tom Brady (NE) QB -130
Peyton Manning (DEN) QB EVEN
Who will have more Interceptions Week 5?
Tom Brady (NE) QB -225
Peyton Manning (DEN) QB +185
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