Las Vegas: Falcons favored in 6 games, underdogs in 10

Here's a game-by-game breakdown of the Atlanta Falcons' 2020 schedule.

The 2020 schedules were released on Thursday and Las Vegas was quick to place some odds.

The Falcons will open the season against Seattle as a home underdog, according to BetOnline.ag. 

The Falcons are favored in just six games and underdogs in 10.

The Panthers are favored in 2 games, underdogs in 13 and have on pick’em game.

The Saints are favored in 14 games and have two pick’em games.

The Bucs are favored in 12 games, underdogs in three and have one pick’em game.

NFC South Breakdown

Atlanta Falcons

Notes: Favored in 6, and dogs in 10.

Seattle Seahawks @ Atlanta Falcons +1

Atlanta Falcons + 7 @ Dallas Cowboys

Chicago Bears @ Atlanta Falcons -1

Atlanta Falcons +6 @ Green Bay Packers

Carolina Panthers @ Atlanta Falcons -6½

Atlanta Falcons +5½ @ Minnesota Vikings

Detroit Lions @ Atlanta Falcons -4½

Atlanta Falcons -1½ @ Carolina Panthers

Denver Broncos @ Atlanta Falcons -2½

BYE

Atlanta Falcons +9 @ New Orleans Saints

Las Vegas Raiders @ Atlanta Falcons -3½

New Orleans Saints @ Atlanta Falcons +3

Atlanta Falcons +2½ @ Los Angeles Chargers

Tampa Bay Buccaneers @ Atlanta Falcons +1

Atlanta Falcons +10½ @ Kansas City Chiefs

Atlanta Falcons +6½ @ Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Carolina Panthers

Notes: Favored in 2, dogs in 13, and one pick’em.

Las Vegas Raiders @ Carolina Panthers -1

Carolina Panthers +8 @ Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Carolina Panthers +6½ @ Los Angeles Chargers

Arizona Cardinals @ Carolina Panthers +1

Carolina Panthers +6½ @ Atlanta Falcons

Chicago Bears @ Carolina Panthers +2½

Carolina Panthers +13 @ New Orleans Saints

Atlanta Falcons @ Carolina Panthers +1½

Carolina Panthers +14½ @ Kansas City Chiefs

Tampa Bay Buccaneers @ Carolina Panthers +4½

Detroit Lions @ Carolina Panthers -1

Carolina Panthers +9 @ Minnesota Vikings

BYE

Denver Broncos @ Carolina Panthers +1½

Carolina Panthers +9½ @ Green Bay Packers

Carolina Panthers +1½ @ Washington Redskins

New Orleans Saints @ Carolina Panthers +7½

New Orleans Saints

Notes: Favored in 14, dogs in 0, and two pick’ems.

Tampa Bay Buccaneers @ New Orleans Saints -5

New Orleans Saints -4 @ Las Vegas Raiders

Green Bay Packers @ New Orleans Saints -5½

New Orleans Saints -5½ @ Detroit Lions

Los Angeles Chargers @ New Orleans Saints -10

BYE

Carolina Panthers @ New Orleans Saints -13

New Orleans Saints -2½ @ Chicago Bears

New Orleans Saints pk @ Tampa Bay Buccaneers

San Francisco 49ers @ New Orleans Saints -2½

Atlanta Falcons @ New Orleans Saints -9

New Orleans Saints -3 @ Denver Broncos

New Orleans Saints -3 @ Atlanta Falcons

New Orleans Saints pk @ Philadelphia Eagles

Kansas City Chiefs @ New Orleans Saints -1½

Minnesota Vikings @ New Orleans Saints -6

New Orleans Saints -7½ @ Carolina Panthers

Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Notes: Favored in 12, dogs in 3, and one pick’em.

Tampa Bay Buccaneers +5 @ New Orleans Saints

Carolina Panthers @ Tampa Bay Buccaneers -8

Tampa Bay Buccaneers -1 @ Denver Broncos

Los Angeles Chargers @ Tampa Bay Buccaneers -6

Tampa Bay Buccaneers +1 @ Chicago Bears

Green Bay Packers @ Tampa Bay Buccaneers -2½

Tampa Bay Buccaneers -2½ @ Las Vegas Raiders

Tampa Bay Buccaneers -3 @ New York Giants

New Orleans Saints @ Tampa Bay Buccaneers pk

Tampa Bay Buccaneers - 4½ @ Carolina Panthers

Los Angeles Rams @ Tampa Bay Buccaneers -3

Kansas City Chiefs @ Tampa Bay Buccaneers +1

BYE

Minnesota Vikings @ Tampa Bay Buccaneers -3

Tampa Bay Buccaneers -1 @ Atlanta Falcons

Tampa Bay Buccaneers -2½ @ Detroit Lions

Atlanta Falcons @ Tampa Bay Buccaneers -6½

NFL Line Stats

  • Home team is favored 166 times, 64.8% of the time
  • Road team is favored 74 times, 28.9% of the time
  • 16 games are a pick'em, 6.3% of the time
  • Week 5 has the most home favorites with 14 of 15
  • Week 7 is the only week where more road teams are favored (5-7-2)
  • Top Favorites

o Baltimore is favored in all 16 games.

o New Orleans is favored in 14 with two pick’ems

o SF is favored in 13, one game a dog, and two as a pick’em.

o KC is favored in 14 and dogs for two.

o TB is favored in 12, dogs for three and a pick’em for one.

  • Top Dogs

o Jacksonville is a dog in all 16 games.

o Cincinnati is favored in 1, dogs in 14 and a pick’em in one

o Carolina is favored in two, dogs in 13 with one pick’em.

o NYG are favored in one, dogs in 12 and a pick’em in three..

o Washington is favored in two, dogs in 13 with one pick’em.

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