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The undefeated Steelers travel to Jacksonville to take on the Jaguars
The Pittsburgh Steelers are looking to to build on their franchise-record winning streak to start a season as they travel to Jacksonville to take on the Jaguars. While the Steelers have one their last two home games by a total of 56 points, their last three road victories have only been by a combined 12 points.
Can the Steelers keep their franchise record streak going of consecutive wins to start a season? Will they be able to find their running game which has disappeared in recent weeks? Can they play a complete game on the road and put away a team where they are a heavy favorite?
When it comes to the betting lines for Sunday’s game, the following information is the current consensus spread and over/under for the Steelers this week as reported by oddsshark.com.
Game Info: Week 11
Pittsburgh Steelers vs Jacksonville Jaguars
Sunday, November 22, 2020 at 1:00 PM
Betting line: -10
Last Regular Season Meeting: Steelers (W) 20-16 vs Jaguars
Win streak: 1 games PIT
Last 3 Meetings: PIT 1 – 2 JAX
Last 10 Meetings: PIT 4 – 6 JAX
The opening line on the game was at -6 when the schedule was released in May. While the Jaguars were not expected to do much in 2020, the Steelers not losing a game has pushed the spread even more towards Pittsurgh.
Being highly favored on Sunday, the Steelers have a current moneyline on sportsbettingdime.com of -480 to win the game straight up, which is the equivalent of 5/24 odds. So a $20 bet placed on the Steelers over the Jaguars would have a payout of $24.17 ($4.17 plus the original $20 bet). The Jaguars have a current moneyline of +360, or 18/5 odds. Therefore the same $20 bet placed on Jacksonville to win straight up would have a payout of $92 ($72 pus the original $20 bet) .
According to Oddsshark.com, the Steelers are 6-1 against the spread in their last 7 games and are 5-1 straight up the last 6 games in Jacksonville. The Steelers also have gone UNDER in 6 of their last 9 in November.
If looking at the futures bets, the Steelers odds to win the Super Bowl vary from 5/1 to 6/1 and only the Kansas City Chiefs have better odds. The Steelers odds to win the AFC Championship are 13/5 odds. As for winning the AFC North, the Steelers are currently at 1/10 odds and are now ahead of Baltimore at 11/2 odds. The Browns are next at 22/1 odds with Cincinnati coming in at the bottom at 1000/1 odds to win the AFC North.
SportsBettingDime.com has the odds at https://www.sportsbettingdime.com/nfl/odds/