NFL Opening Betting Lines: Week 17 Odds

The Green Bay Packers will host the Detroit Lions at Lambeau Field on Sunday as an Sportsbook 7.5-point favorite on the NFL betting lines, with the Sportsbook of the showdown claiming the NFC North division title.

The Packers are 0-2 both SU and ATS in their last two games against the Lions, but that didn't stop them from being bet up to -9 shortly after the line for the game opened. Green Bay and Detroit are both sitting at 11-4 SU on the season, with the Packers 8-6-1 ATS and the Lions 7-8 ATS heading into Week 17.

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The NFC South division title will also be on the line on Sunday, with the 6-8-1 SU Carolina Panthers visiting the 6-9 Atlanta Falcons at the Georgia Dome. The Falcons opened as 2.5-point home favorites for the contest, and they beat the Panthers 19-17 as a 2.5-point road favorite in their first meeting of the season.

The San Diego Chargers and the Kansas City Chiefs are still in the hunt for playoff berths in the AFC heading into Week 17, and they'll meet at Arrowhead Stadium on Sunday. Kansas City opened as a 3-point home favorite, and at 8-7 SU they need a win on Sunday over 9-6 San Diego and some help to make the postseason.

Matchup Reports: Detroit vs. Green Bay | Carolina vs. Atlanta | San Diego vs. Kansas City

Elsewhere on the Sportsbook NFL betting lines for Week 17, the Baltimore Ravens opened as 9.5-point home favorites against the Cleveland Browns as they try to sneak into the playoffs, while the Houston Texans opened as 9.5-point home favorites against the Jacksonville Jaguars with their playoff lives on the line as well on Sunday.

The Pittsburgh Steelers opened at -3 at home against the Cincinnati Bengals in their battle for top spot in the AFC North standings, with Indianapolis at -7.5 on the road at Tennessee, New England at -10 at home against Buffalo, Arizona at +3.5 on the road at San Francisco, and Seattle at -10 at home against St. Louis.

Week 17 NFL Sportsbook Betting Lines:

SUNDAY, DECEMBER 28 Cleveland at Baltimore (-9.5), 1:00pm ET Dallas at Washington (+5), 1:00pm ET Indianapolis at Tennessee (+7.5), 1:00pm ET Jacksonville at Houston (-9.5), 1:00pm ET San Diego at Kansas City (-3), 1:00pm ET NY Jets at Miami (-6), 1:00pm ET Chicago at Minnesota (-7), 1:00pm ET Buffalo at New England (-10), 1:00pm ET Philadelphia at NY Giants (-2.5), 1:00pm ET New Orleans at Tampa Bay (+5.5), 1:00pm ET Carolina at Atlanta (-2.5), 4:25pm ET Detroit at Green Bay (-7.5), 4:25pm ET Oakland at Denver (-14), 4:25pm ET Arizona at San Francisco (-3.5), 4:25pm ET St. Louis at Seattle (-10), 4:25pm ET Cincinnati at Pittsburgh (-3), 8:30pm ET