Philadelphia Eagles vs. Seattle Seahawks - 1/5/20 NFL Pick, Odds & Prediction
Seattle Seahawks at Philadelphia Eagles
Sunday, January 5, 2020 at 4:40 PM (Lincoln Financial Field)
SEA -1.5 Total 46
The Seattle Seahawks visit Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia on Sunday to play the Philadelphia Eagles in an NFC wildcard showdown. The Seahawks lost an intense battle against the San Francisco 49ers 26-21 and finished the regular season 11-5. Seattle came up inches short of a game-winning touchdown in the final seconds with video replay needed to make the final determination.
Russell Wilson has thrown for 4,110 yards and 31 touchdowns and five interceptions. The leading rusher for the Seahawks is Chris Carson with 1,230 yards and seven touchdowns. Tyler Lockett leads Seattle in receiving with 1,057 yards and eight touchdowns, while DK Metcalf has 900 yards receiving and seven touchdowns. The leading tackler for Seattle is Bobby Wagner with 159.
Philadelphia ended the regular season 9-7 following its 34-17 victory over the New York Giants that clinched the NFC East title and a playoff berth for the Eagles. Carson Wentz threw for 289 yards and one touchdown for Philly while Boston Scott rushed for 54 yards and three touchdowns as the injury-riddled Eagles scored 17 points in the final quarter to take the win.
Carson Wentz has thrown for 4,039 yards, 27 touchdowns and seven interceptions. Miles Sanders leads the Eagles in rushing with 818 yards and three touchdowns. Zach Ertz leads Philly in receiving with 916 yards and six touchdowns. Malcolm Jenkins leads the Eagles in tackles with 81.
Seattle is 5-1 ATS in its last 6 wildcard games
The OVER has cashed in 7 of the Seahawks last 9 postseason games
Philadelphia is 5-12 ATS in its last 17 at home as the dog
The UNDER has cashed in 16 of the Eagles last 21 at home
Seattle lost a tough game to San Francisco to end the regular season but has a better and healthier squad than do the Philadelphia Eagles. Seattle has covered the number in 10 of its last 14 on the road and 8 of its last 12 played on grass. The Eagles have failed to cover the number in each of their last 4 versus Seattle played at home on Lincoln Financial Field. Final Score Prediction, Seattle Seahawks win and cover ATS 27-20