Falcons face huge spread in Sunday skirmish with 49ers

The afternoon matchup between the Atlanta Falcons and San Francisco 49ers has the largest spread of the Sunday NFL slate, but will feature two teams who combined to score 88 points last weekend.

Jameis Winston favored to lead NFL in passing yards

Cowboys quarterback Dak Prescott currently leads the NFL in passing yards (3,433), but a different signal caller is favored to finish first in this market by the time the season is done. Let's dig into the numbers to determine the best bet.

NFL Roundtable: Tua Tagovailoa’s draft stock is slipping

Every week we sit down with BetAmerica Extra columnists Ashley Anderson, James Scully and Scott Shapiro to discuss the latest news from around the NFL. This week they weigh in on Matt Ryan's legacy, Tua Tagovailoa's draft prospects and Colin Kaepernick's future.

Odds tight, but still favor Jameis Winston for most passing yards

We are just past the halfway point of the NFL season, and the passing-yardage title is up for grabs. Fewer than 400 yards separate the top 12 passing leaders. This means there is plenty of value to go around on the most passing yards prop.

Is Mahomes still a good bet to lead the NFL in passing yards?

Kansas City Chiefs QB Patrick Mahomes is still the odds-on favorite to lead the NFL in passing yards in 2019, but is he really the best bet?

Eagles look to keep Falcons winless in Sunday Night clash

Both the Eagles and Falcons got off to slow starts in their respective Week 1 contests, but only Philadelphia was able to overcome their early deficit, beating the Redskins 32-27. Atlanta lost 28-12 to the Vikings, only managing to score two TDs in “garbage time.” Will a more balanced Eagles squad prevail in this primetime affair?

Thursday Night NFL preseason preview: Jets at Falcons

The second full week of the 2019 NFL preseason gets rolling Thursday evening, with five games on tap, including a matchup in Georgia between the Falcons and the Jets.

Early look NFL preview: Atlanta Falcons

Atlanta Falcons Head coach: Dan Quinn (fifth year) Last year’s record: 7-9 First game: Sept. 8 at Minnesota Vikings Win total: Over/Under 8.5 (Over 8.5 -135, Under 8.5 +115) Super Bowl odds: +3200 Luck just wasn’t on the side of the Atlanta Falcons in 2018. The team suffered injuries early in the year and lost much of its starting defense, along with star running back Devonta Freeman, who played just two games before being placed on injured reserve in October. [...]

The NFL’s most dangerous quarterback/wide receiver combos

A quality quarterback can make any receiver look good, and a quality receiver can make a quarterback look good. They are inherently entangled, so let's take a look at the five most dangerous combinations heading into this NFL season. Aaron Rodgers/Davante Adams We can't make this list without discussing the best quarterback in the league and his No. 1 target. Adams has had a lot of problems with drops, but he is athletic, has been with Rodgers and the Green [...]

NFL: Which quarterback will throw for the most yards in 2019?

When trying to determine which quarterback is going to have the most passing yards in the 2019 NFL season, there are so many variables to consider that it can make your head spin. Rather than narrow down to a single selection, let's consider which 10 quarterbacks deserve most consideration for this prop wager. Patrick Mahomes +400 Mahomes came in second last year in passing yardage and was also second in yards per attempt. He presumably will only get better, as [...]