Cincinnati Bengals vs. Pittsburgh Steelers Week 3 Odds: Steelers Favored In AFC North Matchup

Written By Katie Kohler on September 21, 2021 - Last Updated on September 26, 2021

The Pittsburgh Steelers (-6.5) were upset in Week 2 by the Las Vegas Raiders, 26-17. Playing in their home opener in front of a full capacity crowd at Heinz Field, the Steelers managed only one touchdown through the first three quarters.

Pennsylvania sports betting apps opened with the Steelers anywhere from a 3.5-point to 4,5-point favorites when they host the Cincinnati Bengals in Week 3. The Bengals (1-1) lost to the Bears 20-17 in Week 2.

BetMGM PA sportsbook has the total points line at 44 with the Steelers at -200 on the moneyline.Ben Roethlisberger is questionable with a pec injury.

2021 Pittsburgh Steelers Week 3 lines

Week 3 lines for Cincinnati Bengals vs. Pittsburgh Steelers

Cincinnati Bengals vs. Pittsburgh Steelers Week 3 betting preview

  • Cincinnati is 1-1 ATS
  • The total has hit the over in one of Cincinnati’s two games this season.
  • Pittsburgh is 1-1 ATS
  • The total has hit the under in both of Pittsburgh’s games this season.

Betting preview from DraftKings

  • The Steelers have a 60% win probability
  • Pittsburgh won 11 of their last 12 games against the Bengals
  • The Steelers have failed to cover the spread in each of their last five games as favorites
  • Five of the Steelers’ last six games against AFC North opponents have gone OVER the total points line.

Bengals vs. Steelers betting splits from FanDuel as of Sept. 26:

  • 66% of the money is on Steelers (-2.5)
  • 70% of the money is on the UNDER (43.5)
  • 82% of the money is on Steelers ML

Bengals vs. Steelers Week 3 player prop betting

Quarterback props

  • Joe Burrow: Over 250.5 (-115)/Under 250.5 (-115)

Best value props

(Best value markets at DraftKings are based on odds and results of last five games. Percentages represent how often the player prop has hit.)

  • Najee Harris rushing yards (under 64.5) 100%
  • Joe Burrow passing yards (under 250.5) 80%
  • Burrow rushing yards (under 4.5) 60%
  • Joe Mixon receiving yards (under 22.5) 60%

Promos at sportsbooks for NFL Week 3


  • Bet $1 and get $150: New users who bet $1+ on any NFL or college football game get $200 in free bets
  • Risk-free same game parlay: Place a same game parlay and if your bet loses, DraftKings will refund you a free bet up to $25.


  • Risk-free first bet up to $1,000: For new customers, if your firs tbet loses, you’ll get the amount of your wager up to $1,000 back in free bets.
  • Risk free touchdown bet: Place a prop bet on a player to score the first touchdown of any NFL game and get up to $25 in free bets if your wager loses.
  • One game parlay insurance: Opt in and place a one game parlay wager with four legs or more. If one leg loses, you get up to $25 back.

Promos at FanDuel Sportsbook in PA

  • $1,000 risk free: New sportsbook users get up to a $1,00 refund in site credit if they lose their first bet.
  • Same Game Parlay: Place a 3+ leg same game parlay wager on any Week 2 NFL game and if your bet loses, get a refund in site credit (max $10.)

Pittsburgh Steelers 2021/2022 odds tracker

FanDuel put the Steelers win total at 8.5 in the expanded 17-game season and +170 for them to make the playoffs.

Pittsburgh Steelers 2021 odds tracker

 PreseasonWeek 1
Week 2
Week 3
Week 4
Week 5
Week 7
Super Bowl+4500+3500+5000+10000+15000+15000+10000
AFC Winner+2500+2000+2500+5000+6500+6000+5000
AFC North+500+310+600+1400+2000+1400+1500

Najee Harris Rookie of the Year odds tracker

 JulyPreseasonAfter Week 1After Week 2After Week 3After Week 4After Week 7
Najee Harris ROY odds +500+850+650+800+1600+1200+800

2021 NFL Week 3 lines

See updated NFL Week 3 lines below:

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Katie Kohler is a Philadelphia-area based award-winning journalist. She is the Managing Editor at PlayPennsylvania and covers the Pennsylvania gambling industry with an emphasis on sports betting, online casino/poker and the lottery.

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