The Times’ NFL writer, Sam Farmer, examines this week’s matchups. Lines according to Pregame.com (O/U = over/under). Last week’s record 7-7 (.500); season 91-55 (.623). Using point spreads with the scores Farmer predicted, the record against the spread last week would have been 7-7 (.500); season 60-62-4 (.563). Cleveland, New Orleans, the New York Giants and Pittsburgh have the week off.
Indianapolis (4-5) at Atlanta (6-3)
Sunday, 10 a.m.
Falcons 24, Colts 17
TV: None. DirecTV: 705.
Line: Falcons by 6. O/U: 47.
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