Monday, September 17th 8:30 p.m. (et)
NFL Football Pick and Predictions
Denver Broncos (1-0) at Atlanta Falcons (1-0)
Georgia Dome - Atlanta, Georgia
Home Record: Denver 1-0; Atlanta 0-0
Away Record: Denver 0-0; Atlanta 1-0
All-Time Series: Denver (9-4 - (1-0 in playoffs)
Denver has won eight of the 12 regular-season meetings - including six of the last seven contests. The Broncos also defeated the Falcons in Super Bowl XXXIII, marking Hall of Famer John Elway's final game.
Peyton Manning and the new-look Broncos roll into Atlanta to take on the new-look Falcons. Both teams like to pass, so expect a lot of points. Matt Ryan has more weapons than Manning, and has a 26–4 record in the Georgia Dome, that should be the difference in a close contest. Atlanta Falcons by a field goal.
Streak: Denver has won seven of the last eight meetings, 4-0 in Atlanta.
Denver is 1-4 ATS in the last 5 monday night games
Denver is 2-5 ATS in the last 7 games vs. NFC
Atlanta is 5-11 ATS in the last 16 monday night games
Atlanta is 6-2 ATS in the last 8 games vs. AFC.
The total has gone "over" in 7 of Denver's last 8 games versus Atlanta
Atlanta as a -3 point home favorite over Denver with the total listed at 51 'over'
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Prediction: Atlanta Falcons -3