Three reasons to like the BUCCANEERS (+9) OVER THE FALCONS
• As an underdog, the Bucs, who are playing with confidence, are 2-1 ATS in their past three games.
• Bucs quarterback Josh Freeman has avoided turnovers.
• The Falcons average 24 points a game, while giving up 19 points a game.
Three reasons to like the COWBOYS-PACKERS UNDER 45½ points
• In their past three games, the Packers have averaged 19 points a game, while giving up only 15 points a game.
• The Cowboys average only 81 yards rushing and score 22 points a game.
• The under for the Packers is 6-2. Their defense has been tough.
LAST WEEK: 0-2
SEASON: 6-10Mal Van Valkenburg