NFL Week 3: What You Need To Know

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New Fall Lineup For Sunday

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  • 8 a.m. Point Spread Saturday with Femi Abebefe & Mike Pitchard
  • 10 a.m. The Lombardi Line with Michael Lombardi & Patrick Meagher
  • Noon The Pre-Game Show with Femi Abebefe
  • 1 p.m. The Green Zone with Dave Ross & Wes Reynolds
  • 8 p.m. Pro Football Blitz with Brady Kannon & Adam Burke
  • 11 p.m. Opening Lines with Matt Youmans & Jonathan Von Tobel
  • 1 a.m. The Lookahead with Scott Seidenberg

You are entering The Green Zone

The Green Zone, starting at 1 p.m. ET, is our version of the NFL Red Zone channel. Dave Ross and Wes Reynolds will host the show, but they won’t be alone in monitoring the 13 NFL games today. Each game will have a correspondent to make sure you know what you need to know in real time.

Early Games

  • Washington Football Team vs. Bills – Anthony Armstrong, (@MrArmstrong13) Former NFL Wide Receiver
  • Bears vs. Browns – Nate Jacobson (@NateJacobson1) – Stadium Betting Analyst
  • Ravens vs. Lions – Dave Miller (@Miller_Dave) – Field Level Media, Heisman Voter
  • Colts vs. Titans – Wes Reynolds
  • Chargers vs. Chiefs – Sean Green (@SeanTGreen) Co-Host Sports Gambling Podcast
  • Patriots vs. Saints – Ben Fawkes (@BFawkes22) VSiN VP of Digital Content- LIVE from the South Point Studio
  • Falcons vs. Giants – Will Hill (@NotTheeWillHill) Point Spread Weekly Contributor
  • Bengals vs. Steelers – Peter Dewey from BetSided (@peterdewey2)
  • Cardinals vs. Jaguars – Arthur Arkush (@ArthurArkush), NFL Writer & Reporter

Late Games

  • Jets vs. Broncos – Eric Edholm (@Eric_Edholm), Yahoo! Sports NFL writer
  • Dolphins vs. Raiders – Amber Dixon (@Amber_R_Dixon) Sports Reporter – LIVE from the South Point Studio
  • Seahawks vs. Vikings – Tank Williams (@TankWilliams13) Former NFL DB, Yahoo! Sports Fantasy Analyst
  • Buccaneers vs. Rams – Frank Hanrahan (@JFrankHanrahan) Host of Pivotal Points, Sports Anchor for WTOP

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Screen_Shot_2021-09-22_at_12.59.22_AMSubscriber Sunday at VSiN

There is no better day to become a VSiN subscriber. Whether you sign up for a free trial or go ahead and pay for your subscription, there is a ton of awesome content to help you with the NFL.

If you are a VSiN subscriber, you can check out the NFL best bets on every game here. If you aren’t, click those links, sign up and get the insights and selections from our experts.

There are a lot of NFL articles beyond the best bets that will help you today, tomorrow, and long after Week 3 is in the books. It is truly worth your while to get a VSiN subscription.

As a subscriber, you’ll also receive our season preview betting guides. The next one comes out October 4 with a look at the NHL season. The NBA Guide comes out October 11.

Start your free 10-day trial today to get access to all of our content, VSiN Pro Tools, a live videostream of our VSiN programming lineup and the Point Spread Weekly magazine delivered to your inbox every Wednesday.

This week’s 98-page digital magazine includes:

  • Dave Tuley on home underdogs worth watching in Week 3
  • Jonathan Von Tobel on the defensive woes of the Seahawks and the Chiefs
  • Steve Makinen with matchup data and power ratings for all NFL Week 3
  • Jason Weingarten on the early-season NFL Awards market

Get a FREE TRIAL to be a VSiN Subscriber today and gain access to the Point Spread Weekly, including a video livestream of our shows, daily best bets emails and access to preseason guides. (By the way, our NHL and NBA season preview betting guides come out October 4 and October 11, so now is the time to get set up as a subscriber.)

VSiN on YouTube – Watch Week 3 NFL Picks & Previews

In addition to launching our full 24-7 feed on YouTube TV, we are posting more free clips to the VSiN channel on regular

Here is just a taste of what you can get when you get more of our VSiN content on YouTube:

  • NFL game previews are posted for Week 3 with VSiN host Femi Abebefe breaking down the stats, trends and betting splits. Check out Sunday’s Washington Football Team vs. Buffalo Bills matchup. WATCH NOW
  • We’re not kidding. Femi covered every game for us this week. Here’s another one with a look at the game of the week between the LA Rams and the TB Buccaneers WATCH NOW
  • Brent Musburger with Stormy Buonantony on My Guys in the Desert talking Dolphins vs. Raiders and Week 3 NFL matchups GO HERE.
  • Brendan Gaughan and Jeff Motley on the South Point 400 as the Round of 12 starts in the NASCAR Cup Championship Playoffs WATCH NOW.
  • A Numbers Game host Gill Alexander and pro bettor "Krackman" talk about NFL teaser betting strategies GO HERE.

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Contest Corner

Picks are in for Week 3 of the Circa Million III and the Circa Survivor II. The highlights are that we have the same game as part of the top-five consensus with the Raiders and Dolphins and also that the Rams were very popular in one contest, but not the other, despite a really small underdog line.

Read all about both contests in Adam Burke’s preview article for Week 3 with the lines, pick counts and consensus. READ MORE

Gill Alexander’s Beating the Book Week 3 NFL MegaPod

Sunday will be here before you know it. Get ready for all the big games and even the little ones with A Numbers Game host Gill Alexander, fellow VSiN host and personality Wes Reynolds, Mike Palm of Circa Sports and Todd Wishnev with a comprehensive look Week 3 in the NFL on the Beating the Book MegaPod. LISTEN HERE

Josh Appelbaum’s Market Insights

Where is the sharp money in Week 3? Who have the wiseguys bet? Josh Appelbaum does an outstanding job each week to tell us about the notable line moves and the games that have drawn interest from the long-term winning bettors. GO HERE.

Betting splits: You can’t find these anywhere else

Check out the daily betting splits with % bets (tickets) and % handle (money). GO HERE. We now have a direct feed from DraftKings, the source of the data, so we will update it at least twice a day, starting at noon ET on weekdays.

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Tuley’s Takes Today

Another NFL Sunday is here and you better believe that Dave Tuley has opinions on the games and thoughts on the updated lines. This daily feature is one of the most informative and beneficial articles on the site. Check it out each and every day. GO HERE

More on


  • Chris Andrews: What is happening in the sportsbooks for Week 3? South Point sportsbook director Chris Andrews fills readers in on what is taking place at his book, the big bets he has taken and the adjustments that have been made to the lines as a result. KEEP READING
  • VSiN Staff: Best bets on every NFL game for Sunday and also Monday Night Football from Matt Youmans, Jonathan Von Tobel, Adam Burke, Wes Reynolds, Dave Tuley, and Ben Brown of Pro Football Focus CONTINUE READING
  • Dave Tuley: Tuley’s Takes on NFL Week 3 with opinions and analysis on each and every game. READ MORE
  • Adam Burke: Does home-field advantage still exist in the NFL? The answer may surprise you KEEP READING
  • Also from Adam: Who is the top Week 3 Survivor pick? A lot of people already took Carolina, but there are good Sunday options as well. READ MORE
  • Reid Fowler: Betting trends for all 15 remaining games in Week 3, including some juicy tidbits on the Chiefs, Colts, Giants, and, of course, the game of the week with the Bucs and Rams. CONTINUE READING
  • Did you know that we have even more NFL Betting Trends and Matchup Analysis on every single NFL game of the week? Don’t bet anything on the board without checking out this phenomenal resource. GO HERE
  • Our NFL betting odds page shows the latest lines in your state and at your preferred sportsbook. Be sure to look for the best possible line on your favorite bets! GO HERE
  • New to sports betting? Want to learn the lingo? We’ve got our sports betting dictionary of terms that will help you follow along while listening to shows or make you sound like the smartest guy in the office. GO HERE


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  • Steve Makinen: Simulation results for the South Point 400 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway. GO HERE
  • Derek Carty: Daily MLB betting preview. GO HERE.
  • MLB: Advanced stats and betting trends RECAPS & MATCHUPS.
  • VSiN Staff: New to betting on sports? Need a refresher now that the football season is here? We have lots of great "How To" articles for those eager to learn how to bet like the pros. GO HERE

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