Very rarely do I pick games against the spread, but there were too many good lines to pass up this week.
While it's very early in the week, the guys in Vegas must be in the Christmas spirit already. This is obviously for entertainment purposes only, but I'm sure there is a lot of action on some of these games. I very rarely give more than six points to anybody, but there are times to break this rule.
Always take matchups into consideration, but don't underestimate the power of home-field advantage.
Other important factors to consider are weather conditions, injuries and playoff implications. As we near the playoffs there will be teams who take their foot off the gas a bit to try and avoid injuries. This year is a bit different in that respect for one team though, the Green Bay Packers. I can't see that team resting anyone as they go for perfection.
Here are five home teams who are locks to cover the spread.