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NFL Odds: Baltimore Ravens 2018 NFL Betting Preview

Posted On: Jul 12, 2018   |   Posted By: Sportschatplace

The Baltimore Ravens have gone three straight years without a postseason berth, so you get the feeling this is kind of a do-or-die season for John Harbaugh and company. The Ravens haven't gone four straight years without the playoffs since the franchise entered the league in 1996-99.
So, while this is a team motivated for a turnaround, what do the Ravens look like betting wise entering the 2018-19 NFL season?
The Ravens finished 8-7-1 last season ATS and are a combined 20-25-3 ATS the last three years, so you haven't made much money betting on Baltimore recently. There's very little covering trends that make the Ravens a worthwhile bet over the course of the season, but they are 4-1-1 ATS in their last six games as a road underdog.
As for the season itself, a lot comes down to how effective Joe Flacco is going to be at quarterback. Flacco hasn't been great since winning a Super Bowl, and he's coming off a season in which he had 18 touchdown passes and 13 interceptions. Maybe the addition of Lamar Jackson...

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