NFL Week 3 odds: Lions and Patriots fans agree , take New England -7 Welcome to SB Nation FanPulse, a survey of fans across the NFL powered by SurveyMonkey. Each week, we send 32 polls to 100+ plugged in fans from each team. Lions fans, sign up HERE to join FanPulse.The goal for making betting odds in sports is to set a line that should see equal amounts of betting on each side. The goal isnt to pick who you think will win and by how many point, but to rather pick a line that the betting masses feel appropriate for matchup. The New England Patriots are favored by seven points on the road against the Detroit Lions this week, and if each teams fans are any indication, Vegas will be getting a heavy amount of wagering on the Patriots.In our weekly FanPulse survey, Detroit Lions fans predicted New England to win on Sunday night by nine points. Patriots fans are actually remarkably similar in their predictions, picking New England by an average of 10 points. None of that is particularly surprising out of each fanbase. The Lions are entering Week 3 winless for only the second time since 2010. The Patriots are coming off a loss Tavon Wilson Jersey , but Bill Belichick and Tom Brady are notorious for how good they bounce back after a loss.If these FanPulse predictions are representative of the betting community, we may see the Vegas line jump even higher as the game gets closer. As it stands, Lions-Patriots currently has the second-biggest line of the week, only behind Vikings (-17) vs. Bills.Report: Detroit Lions signing RB Donnel Pumphrey to practice squad In a somewhat surprising move, the Detroit Lions will apparently be adding more help to their backfied. According to NFL Networks Mike Garafolo, the Lions are signing former Eagles fourth-round pick Donnel Pumphrey after his workout today:This is a pretty stunning development considering the Lions backfield depth, and it certainly brings into question whether there is a trade or cut coming. Ameer Abdullah has been the source of a lot of trade speculation, and the man who drafted himMartin Mayhew, now part of the 49ers personnel departmentis in need of a back after Jerick McKinnon tore his ACL. UPDATE: This is a practice squad signing Authentic Matt Prater Jersey , not an addition to the 53-man roster.As for Pumphrey, he set all sorts of records at San Diego State in his four-year career, including all-time rushing record among NCAA Division 1 schools. With the Eagles, however, he only lasted a season, and in his rookie year ended in September after tearing a hamstring and being placed on injured reserve.UPDATE: This is apparently a practice squad signing, per Ian Rapoport.