Pittsburgh Steelers Betting | 2010 NFL Betting Guide

The 2010 Pittsburgh Steelers open the year with the Ben Roethlisberger suspension hanging over their playoff heads. The Steelers have transformed into a pass first team under Big Ben as their running game has slowly eroded. More importantly, their defense was tied for 12th in points allowed in 2009 after being #1 in 2008. The defense has 7 projected starters 30 years or older and the Steel Curtain may be getting a bit Grey.

2010 Pittsburgh Steelers NFL Future Odds Betting Preview

Online NFL Sportsbooks have NFL Future Odds Pittsburgh Steelers Regular Season Wins Over/Under 8.5 with early NFL betting action on the OVER. The Pittsburgh Steelers are +2000 odds to Win 2011 NFL Super Bowl XLV (45) and the Steelers are -120 odds to MISS the NFL playoffs. Optimists will want to look hard at the -120 odds for the Steelers to MAKE the NFL playoffs. LB James Harrison is a +1200 odds and LB Lamar Woodley is a +1400 odds to have the most NFL Regular Season Sacks.

Betting Odds Source: August 26, 2010 BetUS Sportsbook. More NFL Future Odds at BetUS Sportsbook.

2010 Pittsburgh Steelers Key Player Additions

Offense: QB Byron Leftwich (from Buccaneers), WR Antwaan Randle El (from Redskins), WR Emmanuel Sanders (3rd Round, SMU), WR Arnaz Battle (from 49ers), T Flozell Adams (from Cowboys), T Jonathan Scott (from Bills), C Maurkice Pouncey (1st Round, Florida)
Defense: OLB Jason Worilds (2nd Round, Virginia Tech), ILB Larry Foote (from Lions), CB Bryant McFadden (from Cardinals), S Will Allen (from Buccaneers)

2010 Pittsburgh Steelers Key Losses

Offense: RB Willie Parker (to Redskins), FB Carey Davis (to Redskins), WR Santonio Holmes (to Jets), T Willie Colon (out for season/injured), G Darnell Stapleton (not tendered)
Defense: DE Travis Kirschke (retired), LB Rocky Boiman (not tendered), CB Deshea Townsend (to Colts), S Tyrone Carter (to Redskins)

Pittsburgh Steelers Key Stats

2008 Record: 9-7 (T2n, AFC North)
Offensive Team Rank: 19th Rushing, 9th Passing, 12th Scoring
Defensive Team Rank: 3rd Rushing, 16th Passing, T12th Scoring
Top Offensive Player: Ben Roethlisberger, QB (4328 passing yards, 26 TD, 12 INT)
Top Defensive Player: Troy Polamalu, S (20 tackles, 3 INT)

2010 Pittsburgh Steelers Betting Preview

NFL Odds Pittsburgh Steelers Regular Season Wins

Over 8.5 Regular Season Wins -125
Under 8.5 Regular Season Wins -105

NFL Future Odds Pittsburgh Steelers Regular Season Wins Over 8.5 (-125) means that for every $125 bet will payout $100 if the Steelers win 9 or more regular season games. NFL preseason betting action has been on the OVER as Steelers are a veteran team that can pull together as a perceived underdog. Add in a historically solid home advantage and NFL Wiseguys have hit the OVER.

NFL Odds To Win 2011 Super Bowl XLV (45)

Pittsburgh Steelers +2000 (+850 in 2009)
New England Patriots +1200
Minnesota Vikings +1500
San Diego Chargers +1000
Dallas Cowboys +1000
Baltimore Ravens +1200
Indianapolis Colts +800
New Orleans Saints +900

Betting Odds Source: August 26, 2010 BetUS Sportsbook. More NFL Future Odds at BetUS Sportsbook.

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NFL Sportsbooks that accept US customers and have Pittsburgh Steelers Betting Lines: BetUS Sportsbook Review, Bodog Sportsbook Review, Sportsbook.com Review - Sportsbook.com Review and Diamond (DSI) Sportsbook sportbook online for US customer.

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