NFL Week 8 Rundown: Expert Picks, Lines, Spreads, Over/Unders

Written By Brett Gibbons on October 31, 2021
NFL Week 8 odds

Week 8 features many divisional rivalries, highlighted by the Pittsburgh Steelers (3-3) at Cleveland Browns (4-3) and Tampa Bay Buccaneers (6-1) at New Orleans Saints (4-2). The slate is capped by a game with Dallas Cowboys (5-1) at Minnesota Vikings (3-3), perhaps anticlimactic with Dak Prescott’s calf injury. Get the latest NFL Week 8 odds, injuries, and news for each matchup this weekend.

Teams on bye this week include the Baltimore Ravens and Las Vegas Raiders.

All start times are in Eastern Standard Time.

Week 8 Required Reading From TheLines.com Senior Staff

Carolina Panthers (3-4) at Atlanta Falcons (3-3)

Kickoff: 1:00 p.m.
TV Channel: FOX
Look-ahead line: ATL -1.5
Current Line: ATL (), O/U ()

Carolina vs. Atlanta key injuries

  • Panthers vs. Falcons Week 8 injury report

Falcons vs. Panthers: Week 8 NFL Betting Preview

Panthers vs. Falcons betting news & angles

Miami Dolphins (1-6) at Buffalo Bills (4-2)

Time of game: 1:00 p.m.
TV Channel: CBS
Look-ahead line: BUF -11.5
Current Line: BUF (), O/U ()

Miami vs. Buffalo key injuries

  • Dolphins vs. Bills Week 8 injury report

Bills vs. Dolphins: Week 8 NFL Betting Preview

Dolphins vs. Bills betting news & angles

San Francisco 49ers (2-4) at Chicago Bears (3-4)

Time of game: 1:00 p.m.
TV Channel: FOX
Look-ahead line: SF -3.5
Current Line: SF (), O/U ()

San Francisco vs. Chicago key injuries

  • 49ers vs. Bears Week 8 injury report

49ers vs. Bears: Week 8 NFL Betting Preview

Bears vs. 49ers betting news & angles

Pittsburgh Steelers (3-3) at Cleveland Browns (4-3)

Time of game: 1:00 p.m.
TV Channel: CBS
Look-ahead line: NL
Current Line: CLE (), O/U ()

Pittsburgh vs. Cleveland key injuries

  • Browns vs. Steelers Week 8 injury report

Browns vs. Steelers: Week 8 NFL Betting Preview

Steelers vs. Browns betting news & angles

Philadelphia Eagles (2-5) at Detroit Lions (0-7)

Time of game: 1:00 p.m.
TV Channel: FOX
Look-ahead line: PHI -4
Current Line: PHI (), O/U ()

Philadelphia vs. Detroit key injuries

  • Eagles vs. Lions Week 8 injury report

Eagles vs. Lions: Week 8 NFL Betting Preview

Lions vs. Eagles betting news & angles

Los Angeles Rams (6-1) at Houston Texans (1-6)

Time of game: 1:00 p.m.
TV Channel: FOX
Look-ahead line: LAR -14
Current Line: LAR (), O/U ()

L.A. Rams vs. Houston key injuries

  • Rams vs. Texans Week 8 injury report

Rams vs. Texans: Week 8 NFL Betting Preview

Texans vs. Rams betting news & angles

Tennessee Titans (5-2) at Indianapolis Colts (3-4)

Time of game: 1:00 p.m.
TV Channel: CBS
Look-ahead line: IND -2.5
Current Line: IND (), O/U ()

Tennessee vs. Indianapolis key injuries:

  • Titans vs. Colts Week 8 injury report

Colts vs. Titans: Week 8 NFL Betting Preview

Titans vs. Colts betting news & angles

Cincinnati Bengals (5-2) at New York Jets (1-6)

Time of game: 1:00 p.m.
TV Channel: CBS
Look-ahead line: CIN -4
Current Line: CIN (), O/U ()

Cincinnati vs. N.Y. Jets key injuries:

  • Bengals vs. Jets Week 8 injury report

Bengals vs. Jets: Week 8 NFL Betting Preview

Jets vs. Bengals betting news & angles

New England Patriots (3-4) at Los Angeles Chargers (4-2)

Time of game: 4:05 p.m.
TV Channel: CBS
Look-ahead line: LAC -6
Current Line: LAC (), O/U ()

New England vs. L.A. Chargers key injuries

  • Patriots vs. Chargers Week 8 injury report

Chargers vs. Patriots: Week 8 NFL Betting Preview

Patriots vs. Chargers betting news & angles

Jacksonville Jaguars (1-5) at Seattle Seahawks (2-5)

Time of game: 4:05 p.m.
TV Channel: CBS
Look-ahead line: SEA -3.5
Current Line: SEA (), O/U ()

Jacksonville vs. Seattle key injuries

  • Jaguars vs. Seahawks Week 8 injury report

Seahawks vs. Jaguars: Week 8 NFL Betting Preview

Jaguars vs. Seahawks betting news & angles

Washington Football Team (2-5) at Denver Broncos (3-4)

Time of game: 4:25 p.m.
TV Channel: FOX
Look-ahead line: NL
Current Line: DEN (), O/U ()

Washington vs. Denver key injuries

  • Football Team vs. Broncos Week 8 injury report

Broncos vs. Washington: Week 8 NFL Betting Preview

Washington vs. Broncos betting news & angles

Tampa Bay Buccaneers (6-1) at New Orleans Saints (4-2)

Time of game: 4:25 p.m.
TV Channel: FOX
Look-ahead line: TB -4
Current Line: TB (), O/U ()

Tampa Bay vs. New Orleans key injuries

  • Buccaneers vs. Saints Week 8 injury report

Buccaneers vs. Saints: Week 8 NFL Betting Preview

Saints vs. Buccaneers betting news & angles

Dallas Cowboys (5-1) at Minnesota Vikings (3-3)

Time of game: 8:20 p.m.
TV Channel: NBC
Look-ahead line: DAL -2.5
Current Line: MIN (), O/U ()

Dallas vs. Minnesota key injuries

  • Cowboys vs. Vikings Week 8 injury report

Cowboys vs. Vikings: Week 8 NFL Betting Preview

Vikings vs. Cowboys betting news & angles

New York Giants (2-5) at Kansas City Chiefs (3-4)

Time of game: 8:15 p.m.
TV Channel: ESPN
Look-ahead line: KC -12.5
Current NFL Week 8 Odds: KC (), O/U ()

N.Y. Giants vs. Kansas City injuries

  • Giants vs. Chiefs Week 8 injury report

Chiefs vs. Giants: Week 8 NFL Betting Preview

Giants vs. Chiefs betting news & angles

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Brett is an avid sports traveler and former Division-I football recruiter for Bowling Green and Texas State. He’s a graduate of BGSU and works as an auditor for Google content curation products. He’s also contributed to Sports Illustrated and Fansided during his young writing career.

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