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Denver Broncos vs. Pittsburgh Steelers NFL Week 5 Odds, Plays and Insights

The Pittsburgh Steelers (1-3) take a three-game losing streak into a matchup with the Denver Broncos (3-1) on Sunday, October 10, 2021 at Heinz Field. Denver is only a 2-point favorite in the contest. The game's over/under is set at 39.5.

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Odds for Broncos vs. Steelers

Over/under insights

  • Denver and its opponents have combined for 39.5 points -- this matchup's over/under -- only one time this year.
  • Pittsburgh's games have gone over 39.5 points in two opportunities this season.
  • The combined points per game average of the two teams, 37.6, is 1.9 points fewer than Sunday's over/under.
  • The 35.6 combined points per game that these two squads have allowed this season are 3.9 fewer than the 39.5 total in this contest.
  • The Broncos and their opponents have scored an average of 43.1 points per game in 2020, 3.6 more than Sunday's total.
  • The 39.5-point over/under for this game is 6.0 points below the 45.5 points per game average total in Steelers games this season.
  • Denver has three wins against the spread in four games this season.
  • This season, the Broncos have won against the spread in each of their three games as a favorite of 2 points or more.
  • Denver's games this year have not gone over the point total yet in four opportunities.
  • The Broncos average just 2.5 fewer points per game (20.8) than the Steelers allow (23.3).
  • Denver is 2-0 against the spread and 2-0 overall in games when it puts up more than 23.3 points.
  • The Broncos average 353.8 yards per game, only four fewer than the 357.8 the Steelers give up per contest.
  • In games that Denver amasses more than 357.8 yards, the team is 2-0 against the spread and 2-0 overall.
  • This year, the Broncos have turned the ball over three times, while the Steelers have forced three.
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  • Pittsburgh has one win against the spread in four games this year.
  • The Steelers have been underdogs by 2 points or more two times this year and covered the spread once.
  • Pittsburgh's games this season have not gone over any of four set point totals.
  • This season the Steelers put up 4.5 more points per game (16.8) than the Broncos allow (12.3).
  • Pittsburgh is 1-2 against the spread and 1-2 overall in games when it puts up more than 12.3 points.
  • The Steelers average 301.8 yards per game, 34 more yards than the 267.8 the Broncos give up.
  • When Pittsburgh totals over 267.8 yards, the team is 0-3 against the spread and 0-3 overall.
  • The Steelers have five giveaways this season, while the Broncos have five takeaways.

Home and road insights

  • The Steelers are winless ATS (0-2) as 2-point underdogs or greater at home.
  • Steelers home games this season average 44.3 total points, 4.8 more than this outing's over/under (39.5).
  • The Broncos are unbeaten ATS (2-0) away from home as 2-point favorites or more.
  • The average point total in Broncos away games this season is 43.5 points, 4.0 more than this contest's over/under (39.5).

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