Panthers vs. Chargers Prediction
NFL Odds: According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Chargers are 3-point favorites versus the Panthers, while the over/under total is currently sitting at 44.5 points. Carolina is 4-9 overall and 2-4 on the road, while San Diego is 5-8 overall and 2-4 at home.
Line Movement: The Chargers opened as a 3-point favorite versus the Panthers and that’s where the line currently sits at most sports books. The total, meanwhile, has gone from 47 down to 44.5.
Public Betting: Of the wagers currently placed on this game, 53% of NFL public bettors currently favor the Panthers. 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 Carolina. According to latest NFL trends, the Panthers are 5-0 against the spread in their last five games in Week 15, 4-1 ATS in their last five road games and 6-2 ATS versus a team with a losing record. The Chargers, meanwhile, are 1-4 ATS in their last five home games, 0-4 ATS in their last four games following an ATS win, and 1-4 ATS in their last five games following a straight up victory. Cam Newton is playing his best football of the year right now and is drenched in confidence after killing the Falcons last Sunday in Carolina. Look for the Panthers to win outright.
2012 NFL FREE PICK: CAROLINA PANTHERS +3