The undefeated Atlanta Falcons (8-0) travel to take on the New Orleans Saints (3-5) Sunday at 1:00 ET. NFL odds are at Bovada sportsbook.
The Falcons are starting to openly talk about going undefeated this year, which usually leads to a loss. Many experts believe that the Falcons are a soft 8-0 team, although they are 6-2 ATS, which should count for something. Experts and handicappers would point to their 3-2 ATS record in their past five games, as well as playing the easiest schedule in the league, as reasons to point for a trip up this week.
Since starting 0-4, the Saints 3-5 SU and 4-4 ATS, have won three of their past four games. They have covered four of their past five games against the spread as well. Even with the bad start, the Saints have been favored in most of their games, and now are a slight underdog at home, where they play extremely well.
Atlanta is a 1 point road favorite. New Orleans is on a 14-3 ATS run at home, while Atlanta is 6-2 ATS on the road. The Saints have seemed to have righted their ship, and are primed to put an end to the Falcons run. Take the Saints +1 at the best sportsbooks online.