The Chiefs are trying to overcome the loss of Jamaal Charles – last year’s leading rusher- and they will be heading to play the Colts as 2-point underdogs according to the NFL week 5 predictions opening lines and I like the idea of the Chiefs pulling off the straight-up victory on the road. In another more meaningful matchup, some would say, the Green Bay Packers (4-0) are set to visit the Georgia Dome to battle Matt Ryan and the Atlanta Falcons (2-2) on their home turf. The NFL week 5 lines for this game have set the Packers as 4-point favorites and there is no way I can pick against Aaron Rodgers and his potent offense.
The Packers just hung 49 points on the Denver Broncos last week and although the Falcons are a more complete team than the Broncos, I see the same result in this game. NFL week 5 predictions analysts cannot have forgotten how the Packers dissected the Falcons on their home-field in the 2010 postseason. Matt Ryan will definitely be out for revenge, but this victory is more important for Atlanta, since they have to keep up with the New Orleans Saints and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, who are already pulling away within the NFC South. The NFL lines at Bodog Sportsbook have the Packers listed as 4-point favorites in this game with the point total set at 53.5, which is a number that will get blown out of the water in this game, prompting me to jump on the Over.
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