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Breaking down early Week 17 line movement on Monday

Point spreads have opened for Week 17, and we’re already seeing notable movement with some teams expected to rest key starters.

Baltimore Ravens quarterback Robert Griffin III watches the final minutes of the fourth quarter against the Cleveland Browns at FirstEnergy Stadium. Scott Galvin-USA TODAY Sports

The NFL wraps up Week 16 with the Packers and Vikings facing off on Monday Night Football, but sports bettors can already start pivoting to Week 17. DraftKings Sportsbook posted all 16 point spreads late Sunday, and we are seeing some notable movement in what should be an unpredictable Week 17.

The regular season concludes on Sunday, and it is the week where we see starters resting in certain instances. The Ravens have clinched home field through the AFC playoffs and has nothing to gain vs. the Steelers. They have not formally announced their Week 17 plans, but Mark Ingram is expected to miss the game, and they might rest Lamar Jackson, Mark Andrews, and some of their defensive stars. They remain favorites for now, but look for that line to move.

The biggest movement thus far is for Titans-Texans. Tennessee opened at -1.5 and is now out to -5. The Texans are claiming they will play their starters, but it would be a modest surprise if they did not rest at least some of their starters. The next biggest has been Jets-Bills and 49ers-Seahawks. The Jets opened as favorites with the Bills expected to rest some players, but people are pounding Buffalo in the early going. The 49ers opened as 1.5-point favorites but that line has moved to 3.5 with word that Chris Carson and Duane Brown are out for the Seahawks.

Here’s a full rundown of point spread movement in the 12 hours since the lines opened. We’ll keep track of the extensive movement that is likely to happen .

Week 17 point spread movement

Game Opening line Monday 2pm Friday 8:30am Saturday 9am
Game Opening line Monday 2pm Friday 8:30am Saturday 9am
Jets @ Bills Jets -1 Bills -1 Bills -1 Pick 'em
Saints @ Panthers Saints -11.5 Saints -13 Saints -13 Saints -13
Dolphins @ Patriots Patriots -15.5 Patriots -16 Patriots -16 Patriots -16.6
Packers @ Lions Packers -9.5 Packers -10 Packers -12 Packers -12
Chargers @ Chiefs Chiefs -7.5 Chiefs -7.5 Chiefs -8 Chiefs -8.5
Falcons @ Buccaneers Bucs -2 Bucs -1 Bucs -2 Bucs -1
Bears @ Vikings Vikings -7 Vikings -7 Vikings -1 Bears -3
Browns @ Bengals Browns -3 Browns -3 Browns -3 Browns -3
Steelers @ Ravens Ravens -1 Ravens -1 Steelers -2 Steelers -2
Washington @ Cowboys Cowboys -10.5 Cowboys -10.5 Cowboys -10.5 Cowboys -11
Titans @ Texans Titans -1.5 Titans -5 Titans -3.5 Titans -5.5
Eagles @ Giants Eagles -4.5 Eagles -4.5 Eagles -4 Eagles -4
Cardinals @ Rams Rams -7.5 Rams -7.5 Rams -5 Rams -6
Raiders @ Broncos Broncos -4 Broncos -4 Broncos -3.5 Broncos -3.5
Colts @ Jaguars Colts -3 Colts -3.5 Colts -3.5 Colts -3.5
49ers @ Seahawks 49ers -1.5 49ers -3.5 49ers -3.5 49ers -3.5