NFL Odds & Picks for Sunday Night Football: How Sharps & Experts Are Betting Saints vs. Buccaneers
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- Our experts and sharp bettors are aligned on a side for tonight's Sunday Night Football matchup between the New Orleans Saints and Tampa Bay Buccaneers.
- PJ Walsh breaks down which side is garnering the plays ahead of kickoff below.
NFL Odds: Saints vs. Buccaneers
|PRO Projections||Bucs -3.7 | O/U: 52.7|
|Time/Channel||8:20 p.m. ET, NBC|
While there’s still plenty of NFL season remaining, tonight’s Saints vs. Buccaneers showdown on Sunday Night Football could go a long way in determining which team earns the NFC South crown.
Tampa Bay’s 6-2 record puts it just ahead of 5-2 New Orleans in the division, but remember, the Saints already beat the Bucs in Week 1 and would therefore own the head-to-head tiebreaker with a win tonight.
Using our NFL PRO Report, let’s examine how professional bettors see tonight’s Saints vs. Bucs matchup playing out.
NFL Picks: Saints vs. Buccaneers
While comparing open to current odds may not raise alarm bells, digging deeper into the line history will.
The Saints opened as 4.5-point underdogs to the Bucs, and after some early market adjustments reached +5.5 earlier this week. This is the moment that professional bettors struck.
According to Sports Insights’ Bet Signals, which track and report sharp betting action in real-time, wiseguys hit New Orleans and drove this spread back to 4.5 (click here for live NFL odds) at most sportsbooks, with some even moving to 4.
Our analysts are in full agreement, with two top betting experts jumping on the Saints and the points as well.
Pro Report Pick: Saints +4.5