Eric Parkila breaks down Week 2 of the NFL season.
CG Technology sportsbook posted adjusted NFL season win totals after Week 1 and opened Miami at 3½ wins, but that number was quickly bet to 3.
Hank Goldberg and Mark Franco each went 5-0 ATS in Week 1, Micah Roberts and Joe D’Amico finished 4-1, and Brent Musburger led a pack of four contestants at 3-2.
Kansas City scored 40 points in a victory at Jacksonville in Week 1, and the Raiders have serious injury concerns in their defensive backfield.
History is on UNLV’s side in this game, as it’s 4-0 ATS on the road against Power Five teams under coach Tony Sanchez, covering against USC, Ohio State, UCLA and Michigan.
Handicapper Dana Lane leads the contest with a 7-3 ATS record, and the consensus picks are Air Force (+4) over Colorado and BYU (+4) over USC.
Kentucky wide receiver Lynn Bowden is the only passing-game threat that the Gators must contain, so the defense can blitz backup quarterback Sawyer Smith at will.
The Colts thumped the Titans in both meetings last season. Indianapolis has won six of the last seven games in Nashville straight up.
Pittsburgh is 12-6 as a road underdog since 2015, and the visiting team has covered the last three years in the Pitt-Penn State series.
It was a tough opening week for the NFC South, which went 0-4 against the spread.