|2013 NFL on FOX Week 16 Odds & Point Spread: Cardinals vs. Seahawks|
|Written by Drew Sharper|
|Friday, 20 December 2013 09:00|
Cardinals vs. Seahawks Odds
Seattle is 12-2 overall, 6-0 at home and 10-4 against the spread. Arizona is 9-5 overall, 3-4 on the road and 10-4 against the spread. Seattle has won five of the last seven in this series.
Trends show that the Cardinals are 2-5 against the spread in their last 7 against the Seahawks and 2-6 ATS in their last 8 trips to Seattle. These two have hit the over in 13 of their last 19 meetings.
According to oddsmakers from Bovada.lv, Seattle is the clear favorite at home, as the Seahawks have odds of -10.5 points against Arizona. The over/under total for the game has been set at 43 points (View Matchup). The opening odds for this game had Seattle favored by 11.5 points. The spread climbed up to 12 points before falling back to 10.5. The over/under total opened at 45 points and slowly fell back to 43.
Seattle is coming off a dominant 23-0 win at New York last week against the Giants. Seattle has been impressive at home, winning by an average of 18.6 points per game. On the season, Seattle is averaging 354.5 yards per game on offense while allowing just 279.5 yards per game on defense. Russell Wilson has thrown for 3,077 yards and 24 touchdowns while rushing for 508 yards and a score. Marshawn Lynch has added 1,089 rushing yards and 11 touchdowns. The defense is being led by Bobby Wagner, who has 99 tackles, four sacks and two interceptions.
Arizona is coming off a 37-34 overtime win at Tennessee last week. The Cardinals have won six of their last seven to remain in the Wild Card hunt for the playoffs. Arizona is now averaging 341.5 yards per game on offense while giving up 322.3 yards per contest on defense. Carson Palmer has thrown for 3,689 yards and 21 touchdowns, but also has 17 interceptions. Michael Floyd has caught 58 passes for 919 yards and four touchdowns. Defensively, Arizona is led by Karlos Dansby, who has 111 tackles, 6.5 sacks, 3 interceptions and 17 pass deflections.
In terms of Injuries, Seattle receiver Percy Harvin (hip) is doubtful for the game. Arizona safety Rashad Johnson (ankle) is also doubtful while guard Earl Watford (knee) is questionable.
The Public Bets for this game are currently backing the Seahawks, as Seattle is getting 62% of the wagers with odds of -10.5 points against Arizona on Sunday.