NFL: Early Week 1 Lines

Hours after the NFL schedule was released last month, point spreads started to pop up for Week 1 of the regular season. This was before the NFL Draft so it was very early to post lines. However, the point spreads are good indicator to see what linemakers think about teams so this information is useful going into the season. Here are the consensus lines for Week 1 on May 29:

Steelers at Patriots (-2.5)

Packers (-5) at Bears

Chiefs at Texans (-1.5)

Browns at Jets (-3)

Colts (-2.5) at Bills

Dolphins (-2.5) at Redskins

Panthers (-4) at Jaguars

Seahawks (-3.5) at Rams

Saints at Cardinals (-2.5)

Lions at Chargers (-1.5)

Titans at Buccaneers (-3)

Bengals (-3.5) at Raiders

Ravens at Broncos (-4)

Giants at Cowboys (-5.5)

Eagles (-1) at Falcons

Vikings vs 49ers (-3.5)

A few observations about the lines: Continue reading