A good way to start your weekly homework for DFS (daily fantasy sports) play is to analyze the early Vegas odds around Week 8.
These guys have a long history of making money off of setting the right game spread and points scored. So it can be an early indicator of teams to target due to high-scoring potential, and teams to avoid for the opposite reason.
NFL Odds: Week 8
|Game Day||Time||Away||Home||Away Spread||Home Spread||Total Points|
|Sun||1:00 p.m.||Indianapolis Colts||Detroit Lions||-2.5||+2.5||49.5|
|Sun||1:00 p.m.||Minnesota Vikings||Green Bay Packers||+6.5||-6.5||49.5|
|Sun||1:00 p.m.||New England Patriots||Buffalo Bills||+4||-4||40.5|
|Sun||1:00 p.m.||Tennessee Titans||Cincinnati Bengals||-6.5||+6.5||52.5|
|Sun||1:00 p.m.||Las Vegas Raiders||Cleveland Browns||+2.5||-2.5||50.5|
|Sun||1:00 p.m.||New York Jets||Kansas City Chiefs||+19.5||-19.5||48.5|
|Sun||1:00 p.m.||Los Angeles Rams||Miami Dolphins||-3.5||+3.5||45.5|
|Sun||1:00 p.m.||Pittsburgh Steelers||Baltimore Ravens||+4||-4||46.5|
|Sun||4:05 p.m.||Los Angeles Chargers||Denver Broncos||-3.5||+3.5||44.5|
|Sun||4:25 p.m.||New Orleans Saints||Chicago Bears||-4.5||+4.5||43.5|
|Sun||4:25 p.m.||San Francisco 49ers||Seattle Seahawks||+3||-3||53.5|
|Sun||8:20 p.m.||Dallas Cowboys||Philadelphia Eagles||+11||-11||42.5|
|Mon||8:15 p.m.||Tampa Bay Buccaneers||New York Giants||-12.5||+12.5||44.5|
OFF = No odds currently listed.
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