|2013 NFL on FOX Week 12 Odds & Point Spread: Panthers vs. Dolphins|
|Written by Drew Sharper|
|Wednesday, 20 November 2013 16:00|
Panthers vs. Dolphins Odds
Carolina is 7-3 overall, 4-1 at home and 7-3 against the spread. Miami is 5-5 overall, 2-3 on the road and 5-5 against the spread. Miami has won its last four meetings with Carolina.
Trends show that the Panthers are 9-3 against the spread in their last 12 road games and 5-0 ATS in their last 5 games on grass. Miami is 2-5 ATS in its last 7 games overall but has covered in its last four against Carolina.
According to oddsmakers from Bovada.lv, the Panthers are favored on the road, as they have odds of -4 points against the Dolphins. The over/under total for the game has been set at 41 points (View Matchup). The opening odds for this game had Carolina favored by 3.5 points. The spread quickly moved to 4 points. The over/under total hasn’t changed since opening at 41 points.
Carolina is coming off a 24-20 win over the Patriots at home on Monday night. The Panthers have now won six straight entering this game, largely thanks to their defense, which is giving up only 294 yards per game. The defense is being led by Luke Kuechly, who has 87 tackles with one sack and three interceptions. The offense is posting just 321.2 yards per game. Cam Newton has thrown for 2,179 yards and 16 touchdowns while also rushing for 328 yards and four scores.
The Dolphins are coming off a 20-16 win over the Chargers at home. The Dolphins have won two of their last three games and had five of their last six games decided by four points or less. Miami is averaging just 307.8 yards per game on offense, while the defense is allowing 364.9 yards per game. Ryan Tannehill has thrown for 2,474 yards and 14 touchdowns this year, but also has 11 interceptions. The defense is being led by Brent Grimes, who has 35 tackles, three interceptions and 12 pass deflections.
In terms of Injuries, Miami center Mike Pouncey (illness) is questionable for the game while tackle Will Yeatman is out for the rest of the season with a knee injury. Carolina linebacker Chase Blackburn (foot) and defensive end Charles Johnson (knee) are both questionable.
The Public Bets for this game are currently backing the Panthers, as they are getting 88% of the wagers with odds of -4 points at Miami on Sunday afternoon.