Teams scoring at least 39 points and committing no turnovers were 440-0 in NFL games since 1933, according to Elias Sports. Until Sunday.
BetMGM took an avalanche of late Saints money, including a $180,000 bet on New Orleans (-4) at the Bellagio that was placed as the teams were lining up for the opening kickoff.
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A BetMGM bettor lost a $35,000 bet to win $1,050 on Atlanta, which was a -3,333 favorite on the in-play money line with a 39-24 lead over Dallas.
Wagers on the Raiders +5½ over the Saints on Monday morning caused the consensus line to drop to 4 and to as low as 3½ at the Westgate.
The Chiefs didn’t cover as 8½-point favorites over the Chargers but they cashed countless teasers and money-line parlays on a day that saw favorites start 12-1 straight up.
The Raiders are 6-point underdogs to the Saints in their first game at Allegiant Stadium, and pro sports bettor Jeff Whitelaw is banking on Las Vegas to cover the spread.
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SixthSenseSports.com handicapper Scott Kellen breaks down every NFL Week 2 game from a betting perspective.
Handicappers Dave Tuley, Mark Franco and Joe D’Amico each went 4-1 ATS in NFL Week 1 to take the lead in the contest, and Raiders broadcaster Brent Musburger went 3-2.