NFL Odds And Lines Week 10: Saints Vs. Falcons

INDIANAPOLIS, IN - NOVEMBER 6: Matt Ryan #2 of the Atlanta Falcons looks to pass against the Indianapolis Colts during the first half of their game at Lucas Oil Stadium on November 6, 2011 in Indianapolis, Indiana. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

The New Orleans Saints come marching in to face the Atlanta Falcons on Sunday, but will they put an end to the home team's three-game winning streak?

The Atlanta Falcons had it easy last Sunday with a 31-7 victory over the Indianapolis Colts, but they'll face a much tougher test this Sunday when they host the New Orleans Saints. The opening line, according to Odds Shark, had the Falcons as one-point home underdogs. At least one line has kept it that way while two others have placed the game as a push or as a Falcons one-point favorite.

After stumbling out of the gate a bit to a 2-3 record through the middle of October, the Falcons are on a three-game winning streak. However, they are averaging just 23.6 points this season while allowing 21.3 per contest. The Saints, on the other hand, boast the league's No. 2 offense with 31.9 points per game.

The Saints also have a middle-of-the-road defense that allows slightly less than 23 points per game. The over/under for this contest ranges between 49-1/2 to 51-1/2 points. This game is likely to total more points than any of the current numbers out there.

For more NFL Week 10 odds and lines, visit Odds Shark. To learn more about this game, visit our Saints blog Canal Street Chronicles and our Falcons blog The Falcoholic. Be sure to visit SB Nation NFL for more on Week 10's action.

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