Carolina Panthers Vs Pittsburgh Steelers Betting Odds and Pick

December 23, 2010   ·     ·   Jump to comments

Two teams at the opposite ends of the NFL food chain meet up tonight in Steel City. The host Steelers are currently tied for first in the AFC North and already have a playoff spot locked-up. Their opponents, the Carolina Panthers, on the other hand, are playing for the top spot in next April’s NFL Draft.
Considering the distance between these two squads, it isn’t surprising that Sportsbook.com currently has the Panthers vs. Steelers point spread at Steelers -14.5 points.
When the odds-makers opened the Panthers-Steelers betting odds earlier in the week, Pittsburgh was 13.5 point favorites. However, sharp bettors and the NFL betting public both put their cash on the black and gold; which explains the drastic one-point line move. Keep in mind, crossing over a key number like 14 is a huge move on any NFL point spread.
Despite their respective places in the NFL pecking order, the Steelers are coming off a loss last week, whereas Carolina notched their second vic...

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