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NFL odds 2017, Week 16: Betting lines, trends, and analysis for the week's top games

The Baltimore Ravens are big betting favorites at the sportsbooks for Saturday as the NFL spreads its holiday slate of games over three days.

NFL: Baltimore Ravens at Cleveland Browns Ken Blaze-USA TODAY Sports

The Indianapolis Colts are 9-2 straight up and against the spread in their last 11 games against the Baltimore Ravens. In the first game of the week this Saturday, the Colts will try to pick up an upset win over the Ravens on the road.

Indianapolis is a 13.5-point underdog at Baltimore at sportsbooks monitored by Baltimore enters this game with a 4-1 SU and ATS record over its last five games, while the Colts are 0-5 SU over their last five games and 0-4 ATS over their last four.

The Ravens have won each of their last two home games against the Colts and should have a field day on defense against this struggling offense.

In the second game of Saturday’s doubleheader, the Minnesota Vikings visit the Green Bay Packers. Minnesota is 7-2 ATS in its last nine games played at night.

NFL Week 16 Odds

Indianapolis at Baltimore (-13.5)

Pittsburgh (-10) at Houston

Oakland at Philadelphia (-9)

Atlanta at New Orleans (-5.5)

Seattle at Dallas (-5)

LA Chargers at Kansas City (PK)

See the complete list at OddsShark.

On Sunday, the Atlanta Falcons will face the New Orleans Saints in what figures to be a heated rematch of their Thursday night matchup just two weeks ago. New Orleans has opened as a 5.5-point favorite in this one and is 10-0 SU and 7-3 ATS in its last 10 games as a betting favorite per the OddsShark NFL Database. Atlanta won 20-17 as a 2.5-point home favorite when these two teams last met.

Ezekiel Elliott will return to action for the Dallas Cowboys this Sunday, hosting the Seattle Seahawks. The Seahawks and Cowboys are both currently on the outside looking in for a playoff spot in 2017 and will need to win out to keep their hopes of earning a spot alive. Seattle is 2-7 ATS in its last nine games against Dallas.

Pittsburgh (-10) at Houston will be the first game of a Christmas doubleheader this Monday afternoon. The Steelers are 3-1 SU and ATS in their last four games against the Texans and 5-0 SU in Monday games. The Texans have lost each of their last six games as a betting underdog.

And Week 16’s action wraps up with a match between the Oakland Raiders and the Philadelphia Eagles (-9). Philadelphia is 4-1 SU and ATS in its last five games played at night.

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