• Should bettors fade NFL playoff teams with too much rest?

    1 day ago - By TheScore

    Find line reports, best bets, and subscribe to push notifications in the Betting News section. For years, top teams with a bye week locked up entering Week 17 have struggled with the decision of whether to rest their players or not. Since the NFL changed its postseason format in 2002, 18 teams have rested starters for all or a majority of their Week 17 contest ahead of a first-round bye. It hasn't gone according to plan - those teams have gone a remarkable 5-13 against the spread, with nine outright losses in 18 tries. We saw it backfire just one season ago, when the Ravens rested their...
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  • NFL picks, 2021 Divisional Round best bets from a legendary expert: This three-way parlay would pay 6-1

    1 day ago - By CBSSports

    Hammerin' Hank Goldberg is 48-31 on his NFL best bets and just locked in his top Divisional Round NFL picks
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  • NFL Playoff Predictions: Our Picks in the Divisional Round

    1 day ago - By NYT

    The A.F.C.'s young quarterbacks fight for a trip to the conference championship, while veterans, and defense, lead the way in the N.F.C.
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  • NFL Divisional Round Picks: Best-Bet Parlay Rides With Chiefs, Packers

    NFL Divisional Round Picks: Best-Bet Parlay Rides With Chiefs, Packers

    1 day ago - By NESN

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    We were able to accomplish the improbable during the NFL's Super Wild Card Weekend.
    The Buffalo Bills defeated the Indianapolis Colts 27-24 on Saturday afternoon, meaning our OVER 51 bet pushed and slashed our parlay odds. It wasn't done there, though. The Buccaneers beat the Washington Football Team, 31-23, on Saturday night doing the exact same to all of us who had Tampa Bay -8.
    So, in what was essentially a one-game parlay, we lost our money line bet as the No. 3 Seattle Seahawks were upset by the No. 6 Los Angeles Rams.
    Nothing like a 0-1-2 weekend to get the postseason...
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  • NFL divisional round betting nuggets

    1 day ago - By ESPN

    Here are notes on each of the four NFL playoff games this weekend to help you with any potential bets.
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  • Denzel Ward: I was pretty sick with COVID-19

    1 day ago - By Pro Football Talk

    Denzel Ward is one of Cleveland's two best defensive players, and he'll be back this week for the team's divisional-round matchup with the Chiefs. But Ward's been out since Dec. 31 when he was placed on the reserve/COVID-19 list. He said Wednesday that he experienced some significant symptoms after testing positive for the virus. “I
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  • PFT's NFL 2020 divisional round picks

    1 day ago - By Pro Football Talk

    Last week, MDS and I agreed on all six games. We got four of them right. Agains the spread, MDS went 3-3. I was a pathetic 2-2. This week, we disagree on one of the four games. For the only three, we have the same winner, both straight up and against the spread. Check out
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  • NFL flashback: Why second round of playoffs is called 'divisional round,' with a look at all-time best games

    1 day ago - By CBSSports

    Not an original part of the playoffs, the divisional round has included some of the NFL's greatest moments
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  • NFL Divisional Round Best Bets and Player Props

    1 day ago - By Covers

    The big dogs are back on the field after a week of rest as the NFL Divisional Round kicks off this Saturday.
    We've hit the books hard this week, looking into every NFL market in search of value and great numbers - so you don't have to!
    Today, we're taking a close look at Saturday's divisional games with a keen eye on the Baltimore at Green Bay matchup.
    We break down the best NFL team and player props and bring you our favorite free picks and predictions for the Divisional Round weekend.
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