San Francisco 49ers vs. Arizona Cardinals - 11/17/19 NFL Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Arizona Cardinals at San Francisco 49ers
Sunday, November 17, 2019 at 4:05 PM (Levi's Stadium)
San Francisco 49ers -11.5 . Total 45.0
The Arizona Cardinals travel to a divisional foe, the San Francisco 49ers. The Cardinals are (3-6-1) thus far and most recently lost to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, 30-27. The 49ers suffered their first loss to the Seattle Seahawks on Monday Night Football, 27-24. The overtime loss dropped the 49ers record to (8-1).
In the road loss to the Buccaneers, the Cardinals were guided by Kyler Murray. Murray completed 27 of 44 passes for 324 yds, while throwing 3 touchdowns and an interception. Murray also rushed for 38 yds. Christian Kirk added 138 yds receiving on 6 receptions, while finding the end zone 3 times. The Cardinals finished the game with 417 yds of offense. The Cardinals did have 2 turnovers.
During the 49ers first loss, the 49ers led 10-0 after the first quarter. 49ers kicker Chase McLaughlin tied it up as time expired, making a 47 yd field goal to send the game to overtime. The teams used every second of overtime, as the Seahawks kicked the game winner as time ran out. Jimmy Garoppolo was 24 of 46 for 248 yds, while throwing 1 touchdown and 1 interception. There were 7 turnovers between the two teams.
Recent Betting Trends:
Cardinals are 5-1 ATS in their last 6 games overall.
Cardinals are 5-2 ATS in their last 7 vs. the NFC West.
The over is 5-1 in Cardinals last 6 games in November.
49ers are 5-13 ATS in their last 18 vs. the NFC.
49ers are 2-7 ATS in their last 9 vs. the NFC West.
The over is 5-1 in 49ers last 6 vs. the NFC West.
The Cardinals have covered the spread in the last 4 meetings between the two teams. It will be interesting to see how the 49ers respond from their first loss of the season. The Cardinals have been solid against the spread this year, going 7-3. The Cardinals have also dominated this series, winning 8 of the last 10 against the 49ers. The Cardinals have had some tough luck this year, losing 4 games by 7 points or less. The 49ers have the better defense and it isn't even close. The 49ers rank in the top 2 in multiple categories, while the Cardinals rank near the bottom in most categories. The Cardinals have a big disadvantage in this one, coming off a short week...not to mention playing an extra quarter. I'm going to take the 49ers, due to being more rested and having a stout defense. Final score prediction, 49ers win and cover, 30-17.