The 4-0 Falcons have been winning in convincing fashion so far in 2015, and it looks as though they just might again in Week 5. They are near double-digit favorites at home against the Washington Redskins.
The 2-2 Redskins find themselves in a somewhat surprising three-way tie at the top of the NFC East entering Week 5. Having started 1-2 amidst some up-and-down play, the ‘Skins scored an impressive last minute win over the Eagles at home in Week 4, and will look to shake things up even more in Atlanta this Sunday.
Here’s what you need to know about this Week 5 game:
Line: Falcons (-9)
Atlanta is 5-1 against the spread in its last six games
Washington is 5-12 against the spread in its last 17 games
Moneyline: Falcons -398, Redskins +342
The total has gone under in five of Atlanta’s last seven games
The total has gone over in five of Washington’s last six games when playing on the road against Atlanta