As expected, Seahawks are double-digit home underdogs
Apparently, Sunday night’s 16-6 win over the St. Louis Rams wasn’t enough to keep the Vegas bookmakers from listing the Seattle Seahawks as a huge underdog for their upcoming playoff game against the New Orleans Saints.
The wild card weekend Las Vegas point spreads have been released and it came as no surprise to learn that the 7-9 Seahawks would enter the first round as the biggest underdog on the board. The defending champions are currently a 10.5-point favorite for Saturday’s game at Seattle, per ScoresandOdds.com.
However, the Seahawks aren’t the only home team receiving a lack of love from the bookmakers. The Kansas City Chiefs opened as 2.5-point underdogs for Sunday’s game vs. Baltimore.
Wild Card Weekend Opening/Current Lines
Saturday, January 8, 2011
New Orleans Saints (11-5) at Seattle Seahawks (7-9)
Opening Line: Saints -10.5/45.5
Current Line: Saints -10.5/45
New York Jets (11-5) at Indianapolis Colts (10-6)
Opening Line: Colts -3/44.5
Current Line: Colts -3/44.5
Sunday, January 9, 2011
Baltimore Ravens (12-4) at Kansas City Chiefs (10-6)
Opening Line: Ravens -2.5/41.5
Current Line: Ravens -3/41
Green Bay Packers (10-6) at Philadelphia Eagles (10-6)
Opening Line: Eagles -2.5/46
Current Line: Eagles -2.5/46
In your opinion, what’s the easiest game to pick?
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