While NFL fans feverishly book road trips with friends and family to support their favorite teams around the country following the schedule release, our team here at Sports Illustrated dove into how you can make money to pay for those excursions by reviewing the 2022 NFL season win totals released by SI Sportsbook.
For a complete listing of every NFL team’s season win total projection as well as four early respected investments from Las Vegas made on schedule release night, click here.
Let’s take a look at the best bets from our team of betting and fantasy experts…
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SI Fantasy’s Craig Ellenport:
The Saints finished 9-8 last season and theoretically should be stronger in 2022 with the return of Jameis Winston, a healthy Michael Thomas, the drafting of Chris Olave and signing a veteran defensive leader in Tyrann Mathieu. So why is the win total just 7.5? The Saints have a strong home-field advantage and NFC teams play nine home games this year. So if the Saints go 6-3 at home in 2022, they would need to win just two road games to beat their total. Easy.
BET: New Orleans over 7.5 wins (-143)
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SI Betting’s Kyle Wood:
The Colts finished 9-8 a season ago, and if you ask anyone in Indianapolis, they really should have finished with 10 wins. After losing to the last-place Jaguars in Week 18, the Colts fell to 9-8 and missed the playoffs. In the offseason, general manager Chris Ballard upgraded at quarterback by bringing in Matt Ryan to replace Carson Wentz and added a few pass catchers in the …….