Small win for books as Broncos fail to cover spread

The Denver Broncos have been the talk of the NFL since Peyton Manning and Co. crushed the Baltimore Ravens 49-27 in the opening game of the season.

This past week was no different.

The Broncos opened as much-publicized 28-point favorites for their Week 6 tilt versus the awful Jacksonville Jaguars with the number closing at -26.5.

Denver won the game straight up 35-19 but failed to cover that colossal spread as the offensively-inept Jaguars managed to keep the game reasonably close.

"It was a small win for the shop," Mike Perry, an oddsmaker with told Covers. "Sixty percent of the money was on the Broncos."

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Posted by RexR
1 year ago

Nevermind the books, sharps made a killing on this the history of NFL spreads, 20+ points is insta-fade for the favorite....only the '76 Steelers covered 20+ points vs the Bucs, at -27. Honorable mention to the 2001 Rams covering against the lowly Panthers, but that was Rams -19.5. Seahawks a few weeks back was also -19.5 vs the Jags, which Seattle covered.

Posted by yankeesparlayer
1 year ago

You pumped up all week how much money was on SAINTS. Where the F is that article?

Posted by diondimucci
1 year ago

but 90 percent of the 40 percent that won on jacksonville gave it all back and more taking washington in the sunday night game ;)

Posted by GolfMaster2u
1 year ago

Thank you Covers ...This really help ! I opend it because, last year the Books lost a massive amount (i forgot what week) they had to call for Re-Enforcement ($$$) I thought more drama (411) be put into this article.. wow! LOL! lol !! oh well.. OH and yes.. i am serving a Sarcastic Sandwish with Lettece on the side. ! Cheers.
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