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December Has Been Good to Steelers Bettors

December 22, 2016

Pittsburgh Steelers bettors are cashing in during December this year as they have in prior years. Bettors on the Steelers have done very well in Decembers past as Pittsburgh is an incredible 12-1-1 against the spread over its past 14 games played during December.

The one loss against the spread in December was last season at Baltimore, the Steelers opponent this week. However, Baltimore has not been reliable as a bet late in season going 6-17 ATS over its past 23 games during December.

However, against Pittsburgh, the Ravens lift their game. Baltimore is 4-0 SU along with 3-0-1 ATS over its past four games versus the Steelers.

Of late, the rivalry between the Ravens and Steelers has lacked spark. Baltimore is 9-3 SU over the past 12 games between the two AFC North rivals. This weekend the Ravens hope to continue that strong run against their rivals, but as the underdog.

Baltimore does not like being a road dog. The Ravens are 1-9 SU as a dog on the road over their past 10 games in that role and this season as a road the Ravens are 0-4 ATS.

The total for this big AFC North showdown opened at 44 points. The UNDER has cashed in each of the past five games between the two rivals. Pittsburgh this season has been a good UNDER bet as the UNDER has cashed in 8 of its past 10 games.

Overall, on the season, Pittsburgh is 9-5 SU and ATS, while Baltimore is 8-6 SU and 6-8 ATS. The UNDER has cashed in 10 of Pittsburgh’s 14 games and in 7 of Baltimore’s 14 games.

The Pittsburgh offense is No. 11 in the scoring at over 24.3 points per game, while the Baltimore defense is No. 7 in points allowed at 18.8 points per game.

Betting Trends

  • The Ravens are 4-9 ATS in their past 12 games.
  • The Ravens are 1-4 SU in their past 5 road games.
  • The Steelers are 5-0 SU and ATS in their past 5 games.
  • The Steelers are 4-2 ATS in their past 6 games played at home.