NFL betting prospects were long and large for the playoff potential of the Buccaneers in the preseason but not anymore as they are a huge surprise with the NFL betting probabilities. Football wagering prospects anticipations have constantly been large for the Baltimore Ravens and their prospects for a Super Bowl run with the NFL wagering odds.
It’s not shocking to see the Ravens at 7-3 but the Bucs continue to stand out this season and they are furthermore 7-3 on the season. The Baltimore Ravens are laying just over a touchdown in NFL betting in this contest. The Buccaneers are performing so well that pro football has moved the start time of this game to the afternoon so FOX can show the match to almost all of the nation as a late match.
The Baltimore Ravens host the Tampa Bay Bucs in one of the biggest interconference bouts of the season thus far. The sports book opened with the Ravens as 7.5 point favorites with a total of 40.5. Kickoff on FOX is scheduled for 4:20 PM ET.
Both squads need a win in this game to keep speed with their respective division and conference competitors in the playoff contest.
The Tampa bay buccaneers have a record of 7-3 both straight up and with the football betting odds and they’ve an even 5-5 divided on over/under totals this year. Tampa Bay is arriving off a 21-0 win at San Francisco to remain tied for 2nd place in the NFC South 1 match behind Atlanta and a lead competitor for a wild card place.
Defense is the strength of Tampa Bay as they rate 11th for points allowed while the offense ranks 22nd in the league for scoring. Josh Freeman has made a big leap as qb from last season’s rookie year as he has a 92.0 Quarterback rating with a 14/5 touchdown/interception proportion. Josh Freeman is a serviceable no-nonsense quarterback for the Buccaneers that can take them to the NFL Playoffs. Freeman is averaging only over 215 yards through the air and is a wise quarterback in the pocket. His favorite receiver is Mike Williams and the two have mixed for some major plays at key times.
The Ravens have a record of 7-3 straight up and 5-4-1 with the NFL gambling lines and they have an even 5-5 divided with over/under. The Ravens are arriving from a 37-13 payout at Carolina a week ago and are evened up for first place in the AFC North with Pittsburgh.
The Ravens defense has retained its standing as one of the best in football as it ranks 6th for points granted. Joe Flacco has gotten better at quarterback after a rocky start and has a 92.1 Quarterback rating with a 16/7 TD/INT ratio. Ray Rice balances out the attack with 730 yards rushing.
Baltimore is among the top home favorites in football with a mark of 44-19 against the spread. Tampa Bay is only 3-7 against the spread against clubs with a winning record. These 2 clubs have gone under football gambling prospects total in their last four competitions.