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One of the truisms of hard core brain dead gamblers is that NOBODY in the national football league is more than 14-point favorite over another NFL team.

The probelm is: Exactly what happened last week...

The favored teams dominates and then lets up allowing the sucky team to beat the spread...

Unfortunately....Baltimore if the favorites and we are the suckers..

...But the rules of the game do not change.....

Baltimore 31, Indy 17

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Vegas is right more then they are wrong...

That's how they stay in business....dn......

but, as you know,, the spread is not a barometer of how the two teams match..

its a barometer of the betting action.

I think there's so much talk about how BAD Indy is..the spreads get inflated....

If you bet the Colts last week...you won easily B) but there is a lot of Raven love

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Colts are losing, but at least they're covering the spread, and today ticked off a lot of betters. Bet on the Colts, won on the last play of the game.

And THAT is why it's stupid for people to think the Ravens would have a 16-pt spread. It's inevitable defenses will step off the gas. It's human nature. It's football. This stuff happens.

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One of the truisms of hard core brain dead gamblers is that NOBODY in the national football league is more than 14-point favorite over another NFL team.

The probelm is: Exactly what happened last week...

The favored teams dominates and then lets up allowing the sucky team to beat the spread...

Give this man a prize!
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If he has the magic formula regarding large point spreads he could give himself a prize.

That seems to be waiting for the team blowing us out to call it a day so we can pad some stats during garbage time.

Thank God for that too, otherwise we'd be REALLY setting records for offensive ineptitude (if we aren't already)

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