Wednesday’s Den: Quick notes on Week 1 NFL games……

Bills @ Rams
— Last 19 years, the defending Super Bowl champ is 11-5-3 ATS in its first game the next year.
— Bills are 12-2-2 ATS last 16 games where spread was 3 or less. 

Saints @ Falcons
— Last four years, Saints are 10-2 ATS in NFC South road games.
— Last four years, NFL coaches in their first year with a new team are 0-10 ATS as Week 1 favorites.

Browns @ Panthers
— Carolina QB Baker Mayfield played for the Browns (2018-21; 30-31 W-L)
— Since 2005, Browns are 0-16-1 SU in Week 1.

49ers @ Bears
— Since 1994, 49ers are 2-8 ATS as a favorite in road opener.
— Chicago started out 0-1 seven of last eight years.

Steelers @ Bengals
— Trubisky had a 29-21 W-L record in four years with Chicago.
— Last 19 years, team that lost Super Bowl is 4-15 ATS in Week 1 the next season.

Eagles @ Lions
— Since 2005, Philly is 4-8 ATS as a favorite in road openers.
— Detroit’s last eleven season openers went over the total.

Colts @ Texans
— Ryan is Colts’ 6th different starting QB the last six years.
— Since 2013, NFL coaches in their first year with a new team are 13-7-1 ATS as Week 1 underdogs.

Patriots @ Dolphins
— Patriots are 17-16 SU since Brady left; 4-5 ATS as a road underdog.
— New England is Week 1 underdog for 2nd time since 2003 (won 23-21 in ’16)

Ravens @ Jets
— Last six years, Baltimore is 5-1 ATS in Week 1 games.
— Flacco is 108-83 as an NFL starter; he won Super Bowl with the Ravens in 2012. Last three years, he is 2-11 as a starter.

Jaguars @ Commanders
— Last nine years, Jaguars are 6-31 ATS vs NFC teams.
— Since 2009, Commanders are 1-5 ATS as a favorite in home openers.

Chiefs @ Cardinals
— Kansas City started 1-0 the last seven years, scoring 35.1 ppg in Week 1.
— Average total in Cardinals’ last three Week 1 games: 49.7

Raiders @ Chargers
— Raiders are 7-1-1 ATS in last nine road openers.
— Last 8 years, Chargers are 16-29-1 ATS as home favorites (4-3 under Staley)

Packers @ Vikings
— Packers allowed 31+ points in four of last five road openers.
— Over last decade, Vikings are 17-6 ATS as a home underdog.

Giants @ Titans
— Last three years, Giants are 3-10 ATS vs AFC teams.
— Since 2013, Titans are 0-5-1 ATS as a favorite in home openers.

Buccaneers @ Cowboys
— Cowboys won their last five home openers (4-1 ATS)
— Last three years, Dallas is 6-10 ATS in games with spread of 3 or less.

Broncos @ Seahawks
— Russell Wilson (113-60-1) played the last 10 years at QB for Seattle.
— Last ten years, Denver is 24-15-2 ATS vs NFC teams.

Author: Armadillo Sports

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