|NFL Thursday Night Football Seahawks vs. 49ers Picks & Predictions|
|Written by ATSSportsline.com|
|Thursday, 18 October 2012 13:30|
Seahawks vs. 49ers Free Pick
SAN FRANCISCO, CA (ATS Consultants) – Two teams atop the NFC West standings will battle on Thursday Night Football when the 49ers host the Seahawks tonight at 8:20PM ET. Will it be a low-scoring contest?
NFL Odds: According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the 49ers are 7-point favorites over the Seahawks while the over/under total is currently 37.5 points. Seattle is 4-2 overall and 1-2 on the road, while San Francisco is 4-2 overall and 2-1 at home.
Line Movement: The 49ers opened as 9-point home favorites but the spread has been bet down to 7 at most sports books. The total, meanwhile, has dropped from 38.5 down to 37.5.
Public Betting: Of the wagers currently placed on this game, 65% of NFL public bettors currently favor the 49ers. This information is subject to change leading up to kickoff, however, so make sure you click on the link provided for the most up-to-date NFL public betting numbers.
NFL Playoff Free Pick: Take the under. According to latest NFL trends, Seattle is 0-5 Under last 5 vs. NFC. San Fran. is 0-5 Under last 5 Thursday games. Last year: SAN FRANCISCO (-5’/38) over Seattle, 33-17; San Francicsco (-1/37’) over SEATTLE, 19-17. The Niners are coming off a 26-3 loss at home to the Giants. The 49ers still have the top-ranked defense at 275.8 yards per game and the Seahawks don’t resemble the Giants. Seattle did put up 368 yards last week to upset New England at home, and that was their career-high. That’s not happening against a very tough San Francisco defense. Seattle’s ranks second in the NFL with 70 rushing yards allowed/game. San Fran. All-Pro LT Joe Staley is expected to miss this game with a concussion.
THURSDAY NIGHT NFL WEEK 7 FREE PICK: SEAHAWKS/49ERS UNDER 37.5