New Orleans Saints vs. Atlanta Falcons
|Date & Time||Sunday November 10, 2019, 1:00 PM (EST)|
New Orleans, LA
New Orleans Saints -13.0 . Total 51.0
Two teams from the NFC South with opposite records go head to head in week 10. The Atlanta Falcons travel to New Orleans to face the Saints. The Falcons are (1-7) thus far and a are coming off a bye week. The Saints are (7-1) on the season and are also coming off a bye week.
The Falcons defense will their hands full when Drew Brees steps on the field. The Falcons defense is 2nd to last in points allowed this season(31.8). The Falcons also rank 28th in passing yds allowed, giving up an average of 274 per game. The Falcons have had a great year throwing the ball, ranking 2nd in passing yds per game. A lot of that has to do with the fact the Falcons have had no success running the ball and the Falcon's are usually trailing by multiple scores.
The Saints passing attack should be able to what they want at will against the Falcons defense. The Saint's have a couple play makers that are questionable for the game. Jared Cook and Alvin Kamara have both been dealing with injuries and are questionable to play. The Saints defense has been pretty solid this year, allowing only 21 points per game. The Saints have won 6 in a row.
Recent Betting Trends:
Falcons are 1-5ATS in their last 6 games overall.
Falcons are 5-17 ATS in their last 22 road games.
The over is 4-1 in Falcons last 5 road games.
Saints are 6-0 ATS in their last 6 games overall.
Saints are 6-2 ATS vs. a team with a losing record.
The under is 5-2 for the Saints when playing a team with a losing record at home.
While this is an in division rivalry game, both teams are complete opposites. The Saints will be able to do whatever they want at will against a bad Falcons pass defense. Matt Ryan is expected to return for the matchup against the Saints, but that won't be enough. Kamara is expected to return for the Saints, how many touches he gets is up in the air. Either way Saints should roll. Final score prediction, Saints win and cover 35-17.