Happy Thanksgiving to all. For some, this holiday is about reconnecting with loved ones and enjoying pumpkin pie. For others, it’s about putting on a happy face for the in-laws while keeping one eye on the TV and the other on your Caesar Sportsbook app. Like it or not, Thanksgiving is turning into an NFL gambling holiday, much like the Super Bowl. It’s a special day where you can zero in on three games and add some monetary excitement to what is already supposed to be a special day.
Chicago Bears-Detroit Lions, Dallas Cowboys-Las Vegas Raiders and then the Buffalo Bills-New Orleans Saints nightcap. It should be a fun day, and between spreads, Over/Unders and player props, there are plenty of opportunities to turn your Thanksgiving into a lucrative one. Let’s take a look at some bets we are high on.
All NFL odds via Caesars Sportsbook
Chicago Bears (3-7) at Detroit Lions (0-9-1)
This first holiday matchup has to do with the quarterbacks, as Andy Dalton will start in place of Justin Fields after the rookie suffered a ribs injury, while the Lions sound like they are ready to return Jared Goff to the starting lineup after he missed last game. While Fields is the future and a young player with an incredibly high ceiling, Dalton actually has the upper hand in several statistical categories when he’s on the field….