NFL football betting respect is also high however for the Baltimore Ravens as they are considered to be a team that can upend anyone in pro football betting and make the Super Bowl themselves.
The Pittsburgh Steelers will host the Baltimore Ravens on Saturday in the AFC Divisional Playoffs with kickoff set for 4:35 PM ET and a telecast on CBS. Sports Gambling opened with Pittsburgh as a 3 point favorite with a total of 36.5.
Baltimore had a regular season NFL sports betting record of 12-4 straight up and 8-7-1 against the spread with 9 of their games going under the total. The Ravens won their wild card playoff round game at Kansas City last week 30-7 as the game went under the total of 41.
Pittsburgh has a NFL football gambling mark of 12-4 straight up and 10-6 against the spread with 9 unders.
Baltimore enters divisional playoffs gambling action having paid out in 8 of their last 11 road playoff games. The Ravens have also gotten the money in 18 of their last 25 decisions as a road dog of a field goal or less. Pittsburgh has covered 4 consecutive home playoff games and has paid out in 4 of their last 5 games as a playoff favorite.
The Steelers are a most alarming 7-21 against the spread however as a favorite of a field goal or less including 2-13 against the number at home in that role. Baltimore has gone under in 4 of their last 5 games as a road dog and has also gone under the total in 6 of their last 8 playoff games. Pittsburgh on the other hand has gone over the total in 9 of their last 10 home playoff games.
The Steelers have also gone over the total in 23 of their last 31 games as a favorite of a field goal or less. Baltimore has gotten the money in just 1 of their last 6 games against the Steelers but the home team has failed to cover the last 4 matchups in this series and the favorite has also come up empty in the last 4 meetings between these two teams.