NFL odds, picks, predictions for Week 8: Expert betting tips & pick ’em, survivor pools, DFS game advice
Whether you’re trying to outsmart your co-workers in the office survivor pool, placing a bet with a sportsbook, or looking for an edge creating your DFS lineups, our weekly guide to gambling on the NFL has everything you need to win big during Week 8.
All the essentials are in one place, from updated odds and spreads, our experts’ picks (straight up and against the spread), and a game-by-game guide to trends and injury reports every bettor should know before placing their wager. There are tips for making your survivor and pick ’em pool picks this week. And if daily games are more your speed, you’ll find advice on building the ideal lineups for the most popular games on DraftKings, FanDuel and Yahoo.
NFL odds, spreads for Week 8 games
Here are the latest odds and point spreads for every Week 8 NFL game, via Sportsbook Review (last updated: Oct. 24).
|Washington Redskins at Minnesota Vikings||MIN -16.5||40|
|Seattle Seahawks at Atlanta Falcons||SEA -3.5||54|
|Philadelphia Eagles at Buffalo Bills||PK||42|
|Los Angeles Chargers at Chicago Bears||CHI 5.5||40.5|
|New York Giants at Detroit Lions||DET -7.5||48.5|
|Tampa Bay Buccaneers at Tennessee Titans||TEN -5.5||46.5|
|Denver Broncos at Indianapolis Colts||IND -7||43.5|
|Cincinnati Bengals at Los Angeles Rams||LAR -14||48.5|
|Arizona Cardinals at New Orleans Saints||NO -10||48|
|New York Jets at Jacksonville Jaguars||NYJ -5||41|
|Carolina Panthers at San Francisco 49ers||SF -6||41.5|
|Cleveland Browns at New England Patriots||NE -10||46|
|Oakland Raiders at Houston Texans||HOU -7||51|
|Green Bay Packers at Kansas City Chiefs||GB -3||48|
|Miami Dolphins at Pittsburgh Steelers||PIT -17.5||43|
Expert NFL picks, predictions for Week 8
Straight up: In our picks and predictions for Week 8 of the 2019 NFL season, Buffalo extends Philadelphia’s losing streak. Plus, Chicago gets back on track against LA, and Pittsburgh stays in the AFC wild-card hunt.
Against the spread: In our NFL picks against the spread for Week 8, Green Bay takes advantaged of a shorthanded Kansas City team. Plus, San Francisco takes care of Carolina, and New England buries Cleveland.
Tips, advice for pick ’em, survivor pools
Week 8 survivor pool tips: The Dolphins are playing a backup QB and the Bengals are playing in London. Can you simply pick against them in your NFL survivor pool, or should you just go with the crowd and pick the Vikings? The experts at TeamRankings break down which pick is right for you in Week 8.
Week 8 picks for confidence, pick ’em pools: If you’re in a NFL confidence or pick ’em pool, you shouldn’t finalize your Week 8 picks until checking with the experts from TeamRankings. Get advice and tips on intriguing favorites and underdogs for five key games.
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NFL Week 8 betting guides
Game-by-game betting guide: Sportsbook Review has everything you need to know before betting on the NFL’s Week 8 games contained within this handy cheat sheet, including updated odds, point spreads, injury reports and more for every game.
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NFL DFS picks & strategy for Week 8 games
Core plays for cash games: We start our Week 8 FanDuel cash lineups with four core picks, including Leonard Fournette and DeAndre Hopkins. See how we fill in around them and get more strategy advice for your NFL DFS contests.
Lineup advice for GPP tournaments: NFL DFS expert Bennett Bedford breaks down his Week 8 FanDuel core plays. See his example lineup picks for daily fantasy football GPPs, including Ryan Tannehill and Latavius Murray.
Best lineup stacks: Your Week 8 NFL DFS stacks could include Ryan Tannehill and Corey Davis in cash games, or Matthew Stafford and Kenny Golladay in GPP tournaments. Get more daily fantasy football stacking advice for DraftKings contests.
Lineup advice for cash games: Our Week 8 DraftKings cash lineup picks can help you finish in the money in your NFL DFS contests.
Lineup advice for GPP tournaments: Our Week 8 DraftKings GPP lineup centers around a Cardinals-Saints game stack. See the rest of our NFL DFS picks ahead of locking in your lineup.
Vikings vs. Redskins DFS advice: The Vikings and Redskins open Week 8 on Thursday Night Football. If you’re putting together a DraftKings Showdown lineup, we’ve got the picks, advice and sleepers to help in your NFL DFS tournaments.
Lineup advice for cash games: Getting a high-floor, high-ceiling QB is the key to our Week 8 Yahoo daily fantasy football cash lineup. See the rest of our NFL DFS picks for Sunday’s main slate.
Lineup advice for GPP tournaments: Stack some Bills to get your Yahoo Week 8 daily fantasy football lineups ready for this Sunday’s NFL DFS action.