DETROIT - OCTOBER 23: Roddy White #84 of the Atlanta Falcons catches an 18 yard touchdown pass from quarterback Matt Ryan #2 in the second quarter of the NFL game against the Detroit Lions at Ford Field on October 23, 2011 in Detroit, Michigan. The Falcons defeated the Lions 23-16. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)
It's not a difficult choice this week as the Atlanta Falcons are taking on the winless, hapless Indianapolis Colts in Week 9
There's not a whole lot of mystery going into the Week 9 game between the Atlanta Falcons and the Indianapolis Colts. The Colts have yet to win a game, and the Falcons, though they have struggled, are one of the better teams in the NFL, beating the likes of the Detroit Lions already this season.
Perhaps the Colts will win a game at some point this season — they've been close a few times — but there's simple principle in sports betting that applies to a game like this: never bet against a streak. Especially a streak that look like it's definitely going to continue.
The experts are unanimous across all the different platforms, and they're picking the Falcons. The eight football bros at ESPN are all picking the Dirty Birds, as are the guys at Yahoo! and at CBS.
For more info and analysis, visit Colts blog Stampede Blue and Falcons blog The Falcoholic.