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The betting line for Saturday’s big rematch between the Baltimore Ravens and Pittsburgh Steelers opened up at -3 -125 in favor of the Steelers as soon as the Ravens finished off the Chiefs on Sunday at Sportsbook.com. I expect the line to stay at 3 for most of the week. The total is set at 36.5. It’s early, but right now, 67% of the betting public is on the Ravens and 54% are on the under. To help you better decide who to bet, take a look at these trends for tonight.
Ravens are 27-10-1 ATS in their last 38 games on grass.
Ravens are 8-3 ATS in their last 11 playoff road games.
Steelers are 7-1 ATS in their last 8 playoff games.
Steelers are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 playoff games as a favorite.
Under is 4-1 in Ravens last 5 games as a road underdog.
Under is 4-1 in Ravens last 5 games as an underdog.
Over is 8-1 in Steelers last 9 playoff games as a favorite.
Over is 18-3 in Steelers last 21 games in January.
Ravens are 1-4-1 ATS in their last 6 meetings.
Underdog is 3-0-1 ATS in their last 4 meetings.
My Prediction: Five of the last 7 games between these two teams have been decided by exactly 3 points. The Ravens have all the momentum and they have proved they can win playoff games on the road. I’ll take the points in this one easily.