The 2009 Superbowl Champion Pittsburgh Steelers team will host the Tennessee Titans in Week 1 of the 2009-2010 NFL season. This Thursday night game on September 10th should be a dandy with the two top AFC seeds from last year trying to get off to a winning start in the first week of NFL action. The online sports betting sites have the Steelers favored by 5 points on point spread, and the week 1 straight up betting odds haven’t been released yet.
Steelers vs Titans Week 1 Betting Odds:
Pittsburgh Steelers -5
vs Tennessee Titans +5
The Pittsburgh Steelers won Superbowl XXII in dramatic fashion last year, with a 27-23 win over the Arizona Cardinals. Prior to the Superbowl game the Steelers had to beat two good teams in the Baltimore Ravens and the San Diego Chargers. The Steelers had an impressive 12-4 record in the 2008 season, with a 6-0 record within their division. In 2009 the Steelers are returning a very similar team as the Superbowl team of last year. Look for the Steelers to continue their winning ways this year.
The Tennessee Titans finished off the 08-09 NFL season with a disappointing loss to the Baltimore Ravens in the AFC division game. The number one AFC seed Titans fell to the number six seed Ravens at home, in a low scoring 13-10 game. The Titans had an AFC best 13-3 record, only losing one home game through out the regular season. The Tennessee Titans also return a very similar and solid roster for this years Week 1 match up against the Steelers.
Look for the week 1 match up between the Steelers and Titans to be a very intense game. These two teams want to compete for the Superbowl in 2009 and are looking to start off with a week 1 win. With the Steelers vs Titans Week 1 odds favoring the Steelers by 5 points it may be smart to place a bet on the Titans. Although the Steelers are always good at home, the Titans like playing on grass fields like Heinz Field. Both teams have great defenses and this game will most likely being a low scoring affair. Bet on the Titans to beat the spread in Week 1 against the Steelers. You can bet on the Steelers vs Titans Week 1 game at Sportsbook.com and receive a FREE bonus up to $100.