Tyler Eifert

Ravens nearly double-digit favorites in regular-season finale vs. Bengals

Ravens nearly double-digit favorites in regular-season finale vs. Bengals

The Ravens are 9½-point favorites ahead of their regular-season finale Sunday against the visiting Cincinnati Bengals, according to Las Vegas betting lines.

It’s the second straight week the Ravens have opened as heavy favorites. Entering Saturday’s game against the underdog Indianapolis Colts, the line was 13½ points, a season high for the Ravens.

But the hosts struggled somewhat and won by just a touchdown, 23-16, continuing a trend in big-spread games. Since 2010, the Ravens are 11-1 overall when favored by at least 10 points but just 2-10 against the spread in those...

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