Lions vs. Packers Free Pick
NFL Odds: According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Packers are 7-point favorites versus the Lions, while the over/under total is currently sitting at 49 points. Green Bay is 8-4 on the season, 5-1 at home and 6-6 against the spread. Detroit is 4-8 overall, 2-4 on the road and 5-7 against the spread.
Line Movement: Opening odds had the Packers favored by 7 points as well. The spread dipped down to Green Bay -6.5 during the week before closing back at the Packers -7. The over/under total opened at a peak of 52.5 points and has been dropping since. It is currently at its lowest point of 49 points.
Public Betting: Of the wagers currently placed on this game, 68% of NFL public bettors currently favor the Packers with odds -7 points against the Lions. 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 Over. According to latest NFL trends, the game is 4-1 OVER last 5 at Green Bay. Detroit is 13-4-1 OVER last 18 following an ATS loss. Last game: Green Bay (-3) over DETROIT, 24-20. The Packers are back on top of the NFC North after the Bears stumbled at home last week to Seattle. Green Bay’s lack of a running game has hurt them but they are facing Detroit (4-8), who has lost four straight and is toast when it comes to the playoff race. The Lions have allowed 69 points and 960 yards in their last two games. In his last trip to Lambeau Field, QB Matthew Stafford threw for 520 yards and five TDs in a 45-41 loss on Jan. 1.
2012 NFL WEEK 14 FREE PICK: DETROIT/GREEN BAY OVER 49