Pennsylvania bragging rights will be on the line this Thursday night at Heinz Field when the Philadelphia Eagles head west on the PA Turnpike to face the Pittsburgh Steelers in the preseason Week 2 matchup. BetAnySports
has opened Pittsburgh as a 3.5-point home favorite and the betting line for the total has been set at 41.
The Eagles started their preseason on a winning note with a 17-9 victory against Tampa Bay as three-point home favorites. The total stayed UNDER BetAnySports’ closing 37-point line in that game. Going back to last preseason, they are now 4-1 both straight-up and against the spread in games that do not count in the standings. Unfortunately, they are coming off a SU 7-9 record last season in the games that did count.
Philadelphia moved up to No. 2 in this year’s draft to select quarterback Carson Wentz, but he will be watching this game from the sidelines with a rib injury. That means that Sam Bradford and Chase Daniel should see more playing time than expected against the Steelers. These two put the ball up a c...