Detroit Lions vs Pittsburgh Steelers 08/28/2022 Week 3 Analysis, Forecast and Preseason Tips

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Detroit Lions vs Pittsburgh Steelers 08-28-2022 Week 3 Analysis Forecast and Preseason Tips

Detroit Lions vs Pittsburgh Steelers 08/28/2022 – The Detroit Lions and the Pittsburgh Steelers will square off from the Acrisure Stadium in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. The Detroit Lions won their last preseason game against the Colts but the regular season is what matters. The Steelers have been performing well after winning both their preseason games. Pittsburgh is all set to take on the Lions in this game and the online NFL betting picks are in their favor to win this game and cover the spread.

Detroit Lions vs Pittsburgh Steelers 08/28/2022

When: Sunday, August 28, 4:30 PM ET
Where: Acrisure Stadium, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
TV: CBS
Stream: NFL+
Detroit Lions vs Pittsburgh Steelers 08/28/2022
Team SP/RL TOTAL ML
Lions +3 (-110) 38.5 o (-110) +135
Steelers -3 (-110) 38.5 u (-110) -160
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Detroit Lions

The Lions are 1-1 in their preseason after their last success against the Indianapolis Colts with a 27-26 final score. The Lions will face off against the Eagles in their regular season opening game. Detroit struggled to make ends meet last season after finishing with a terrible 3-13 record. The Lions were way behind the Bears and they hope to rebound this time and make it to the top. However, the competition in the NFC North is tough.

Players to watch: Jared Goff QB (GP 14, CMP 332, ATT 494, CMP% 67.2, YDS 3245, AVG 6.6, YDS/G 231.8, LNG 63, TD 19, INT 8, SACK 35, SYL 280, RTG 91.5), D’Andre Swift RB (GP 13, ATT 151, YDS 617, AVG 4.1, LNG 57, BIG 3, TD 5, YDS/G 47.5, FUM 0, LST 0, FD 28), Amon-Ra St. Brown WR (GP 17, REC 90, TGTS 119, YDS 912, AVG 10.1, TD 5, LNG 37, BIG 11, YDS/G 53.6, FUM 0, LST 0, YAC 424, FD 48).

Pittsburgh Steelers

The Steelers won their first game against the Seahawks with a 32-25 final score. Pittsburgh defeated the Jaguars in their last game with a 16-15 final score. The Steelers will face off against the Cincinnati Bengals in their regular season-opening game. Pittsburgh was not a great team last time with a 9-7 record, but they finished second on the table. The Steelers were behind the Bengals and ahead of the Browns.

Players to watch: Ben Roethlisberger QB (GP 16, CMP 390, ATT 605, CMP% 64.5, YDS 3740, AVG 6.2, YDS/G 233.8, LNG 59, TD 22, INT 10, SACK 38, SYL 239, RTG 86.8), Najee Harris RB (GP 17, ATT 307, YDS 1200, AVG 3.9, LNG 37, BIG 6, TD 7, YDS/G 70.6, FUM 0, LST 0, FD 62), Diontae Johnson WR (GP 16, REC 107, TGTS 169, YDS 1161, AVG 10.9, TD 8, LNG 50, BIG 14, YDS/G 72.6, FUM 2, LST 2, YAC 527, FD 59).

Detroit Lions vs Pittsburgh Steelers Betting Numbers

Trends

Detroit Lions

The total has gone OVER in 4 of Detroit’s last 5 games.
Lions are 4-15-1 SU in their last 20 games.
Detroit are 7-3 ATS in their last 10 games against Pittsburgh.
Lions are 1-6-1 SU in their last 8 games against Pittsburgh.
Detroit are 1-10-1 SU in their last 12 games on the road.

Pittsburgh Steelers

Pittsburgh are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games.
Steelers are 4-1 SU in their last 5 games.
The total has gone OVER in 9 of Pittsburgh’s last 12 games against Detroit.
Pittsburgh are 7-0-1 SU in their last 8 games at home.
Pittsburgh are 13-1-1 SU in their last 15 games when playing at home against Detroit.

Detroit Lions vs Pittsburgh Steelers Betting Picks

The Steelers are all set to win this game with ease and they have the upper hand with the NFL betting predictions on their side. Take the Steelers to win this game and finish their preseason with a 3-0 record.