Green Bay Packers vs. Seattle Seahawks - 1/12/20 NFL Pick, Odds & Prediction

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Seattle Seahawks at Green Bay Packers

Sunday, January 12, 2020 at 6:40 PM (Lambeau Field)

GB -4 Total 46

TV: FOX

On Sunday, the Seattle Seahawks head to Lambeau Field in Green Bay, Wisconsin to play the Green Bay Packers in one of two NFC divisional playoff games. The Seahawks defeated the Philadelphia Eagles 17-9 on Sunday to reach the NFC divisional round. Seattle’s rookie receiver DK Metcalf had 160 receiving yards, while quarterback Russell Wilson led all Seattle rushers with 45 yards. The Seahawks defense kept Philly out of the end zone holding the Eagles to three field goals.

During the regular season, Russell Wilson threw for 4,110 yards and 31 touchdowns and five interceptions. The leading rusher for the Seahawks was Chris Carson with 1,230 yards and seven touchdowns, but he and three other running backs are out injured. Tyler Lockett led Seattle in receiving with 1,057 yards and eight touchdowns, while DK Metcalf had 900 yards receiving and seven touchdowns. The leading tackler for Seattle was Bobby Wagner with 159.

Green Bay was 13-3 on the season and the NFC North champion. The Packers earned a bye in the first round of the playoffs. Aaron Rodgers did not have one of his best seasons under center for Green Bay and will be tested by the Seattle defense. The bright spot on offense all season for the Packers has been running back Aaron Jones and the Packers will look to get the ball in Jones’ hands as much as possible. The Packers secondary will be tested by Seahawks receivers Tyler Lockett and DK Metcalf.

During the regular season, Green Bay quarterback Aaron Rodgers threw for 4,002 yards, 26 touchdowns and four interceptions. Aaron Jones led all Packers running backs with 1,084 yards rushing and 16 touchdowns. The leading receiver for Green Bay was Davante Adams with 997 yards and five touchdowns. Blake Martinez led Green Bay in tackles with 155.

Seattle is 11-3-1 ATS in its last 15 on the road

The UNDER has cashed in 3 of the Seahawks last 5

Green Bay is 7-1 ATS in its last 8 versus an opponent with a winning record

The UNDER has cashed in each of the Packers last 4 versus an NFC opponent

Green Bay has held a distinct advantage over Seattle when playing at Lambeau Field covering the number in 5 of the last 6, but the Packers have had problems putting points on the board, finishing drives and scoring from the red zone. Seattle’s defense came up big on the road against Philadelphia and will pressure Aaron Rodgers from start to finish with Jadeveon Clowney leading the way. Final Score Prediction, Seattle Seahawks win and cover ATS 24-21

David’s Pick Seattle Seahawks +4

The pick in this article is the opinion of the writer, not a Sports Chat Place site consensus.