|2013 NFL on FOX Game of the Week Odds & Total: Seahawks vs. 49ers|
|Written by Drew Sharper|
|Thursday, 05 December 2013 17:00|
Seahawks vs. 49ers Odds
San Francisco is 8-4 overall, 4-2 on the road and 9-3 against the spread. Seattle is 11-1 overall, 5-1 on the road and 8-4 against the spread. The home team has won eight of the last nine in this series.
Trends show that the home team is 7-2 against the spread in the last 9 games in the series while the favorite is 5-1 against the spread in the last 6 games of this series.
According to oddsmakers from Bovada.lv, the 49ers are favored at home, as they have odds of -2.5 points against the Seahawks. The over/under total for the game has been set at 41 points (View Matchup). The opening odds for this game had the 49ers favored by 2.5 points. The spread held there all week. The over/under total opened at 41.5 points and fell to 40.5 before moving back up to 41.
San Francisco is coming off a 23-13 win over St. Louis. The 49ers have won their last two games to stay in the hunt for the NFC West. The 49ers suffered a 29-3 loss at Seattle in the second week of the season. The 49ers are now averaging 311.1 yards per game while the defense is giving up 311.7 yards per game. Colin Kaepernick has thrown for 2,312 yards and 15 touchdowns to lead the offense while Frank Gore has 821 rushing yards and eight scores. The defense is being led by Ahmad Brooks, who has 49 tackles and 8.5 sacks.
Seattle is coming off a dominant 34-7 win at home over New Orleans on Monday night. The Seahawks have won seven straight entering this game and a win will give them the outright NFC West championship. Seattle is now averaging 364.4 yards per game on offense while the defense is allowing just 284.5 yards per game. Russell Wilson has thrown for 2,672 yards and 22 touchdowns while rushing for 456 yards. Marshawn Lynch has added 970 rushing yards and nine scores. The defense has been led by Earl Thomas, who has 84 tackles with four interceptions and seven pass deflections.
In terms of Injuries, San Francisco tackle Joe Staley (knee) is out for the game while guard Mike Iupati (knee) is questionable. Seattle receiver Percy Harvin (hip) and defensive tackle Jordan Hill (bicep) are both questionable for the game.
The Public Bets for this game are currently backing the Seahawks, as Seattle is getting 54% of the wagers with odds of +2.5 points at San Francisco on Sunday.