Week 17 of the NFL season can be a tricky time to peg when it comes to wagering.
For some teams, they are trying to maintain or improve their playoff seeding. For others—like the Los Angeles Chargers, Buffalo Bills and Seattle Seahawks—they are fighting for their playoff lives.
Other teams are playing for pride, to play spoiler or just improve their draft position.
Either way, every team has its own motive.
Thanks to OddsShark, we have all the odds for the upcoming games in Week 17. And guess...
Sometimes, we can look at every statistic connected to a certain game and still come nowhere close to predicting any team or individual result.
Case in point is the Minnesota Vikings at Carolina Panthers game from December 10. Entering the contest, Panthers running back Jonathan Stewart had only rushed for 3.24 yards per carry and three touchdowns all season, per Pro Football Reference. It didn't seem like Stewart would do well, but that could be said for many offensive players in this one as...
Week 16 of the 2017 NFL season will mean a mini-bye week for a few lucky teams, as there won't be any games on Thursday.
Given that Christmas falls on a Monday this year, and with the NFL's move to Saturday games in Weeks 15 and 16 this season, there will be two matchups on Saturday and two on Monday in Week 16.
Multiple teams punched their tickets to the NFL postseason in Week 15, including the Jacksonville Jaguars, who haven't advanced to that level since 2007.
This week, the Philadelphia...