Seattle Seahawks vs. Arizona Cardinals
Sunday, December 22, 2019 at 4:25 PM (Century Link Field)
Seattle Seahawks -9.5 . Total 50.0 Click to Get Latest Betting Odds
The Arizona Cardinals hit the road for an NFC West tilt with the Settle Seahawks. The Cardinals are (4-9-1), after upending the Cleveland Browns, 38-24. The Seahawks are (11-3), coming off a 30-24 win over the Carolina Panthers.
In the Cardinals win over the Browns, Arizona was led throughout the game by running back Kenyan Drake. Drake had a tremendous game, rushing for 137 yds on 22 carries and 4 touchdowns. The Cardinals were able to out gain the Browns, 445 to 393. Arizona dominated the ground game, out rushing the Browns, 226 to 152. The Cardinals forced 2 turnovers in the game.
In the Seahawks win over the Panthers, Seattle was guided on offense by quarterback Russell Wilson. Wilson passed for 286 yds on 20 completions, while throwing 2 touchdowns. Chris Carson contributed 133 yds rushing on 24 carries and 2 scores. The Seahawks out gained the Panthers on the road, 428 to 414. Seattle controlled the time of possession, 31:18 to 28:42. The Seahawks forced 3 turnovers in the win.
Recent Betting Trends:
Cardinals are 5-1-1 ATS in their last 7 road games.
Cardinals are 9-4-1 ATS in their last 14 games as the underdog.
The under is 4-1 in Cardinals last 5 games following a SU win.
Seahawks are 4-1-1 ATS in their last 6 games overall.
Seahawks are 2-5 ATS in their last 7 home games.
The over is 4-1 in Seahawks last 5 home games.
The Cardinals are 4-1-1 ATS in their last 6 matchups. The over is 4-0 in the last 4 meetings when played in Seattle. The Seahawks are nearly double digit favorites at home, but the Seahawks have not been known this year for double digit wins. The last 8 wins for the Seahawks have been decided by 8 points or less. In the Cardinals last 5 losses 3 have been decided by 6 points or less, but you could almost say 4 games have been decided by 6 points or less. In the Cardinals 36-26 loss to the 49ers, San Francisco scored a defensive touchdown as time expired. This is a divisional game and seeing that both teams like to play close games, I'll side with Arizona to cover. Final score prediction, Seahawks will win but the Cardinals will cover, 27-23.