Before you place your bets in NFL Week 17, it may be smart to wait to see what each team plans to do with their starters.
One team to pay close attention to is the Kansas City Chiefs, but we'll get to them later.
We have four double-digit favorites this week: the Baltimore Ravens, Pittsburgh Steelers, New England Patriots and Minnesota Vikings—and they're all at home.
Below, we have each game on the Week 17 slate with the spreads and the picks against the spread.
Make some money using this guide...
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...
From an initial glance, the NFL's Week 17 slate offers up several lopsided matchups as it waves goodbye and ushers in the playoffs.
Oddsmakers out of Las Vegas concur, having crafted five lines of nine or more points even after midweek adjustments, four of those coming in at double-digit margins.
Some of these make plenty of sense, as a game featuring the Cleveland Browns boasting a double-digit line doesn't register as a surprise. Others don't, though, and create interesting opportunities for...