Falcons vs. 49ers Free Pick
SAN FRANCISCO, CA (ATS Consultants) – The last Monday Night Football game of the season will feature a rematch of last year's NFC title game between the 49ers and Falcons. Which team will cover tonight?
NFL Odds: According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the 49ers are 14-point favorites over the Falcons while the over/under total is currently sitting at 46 points. Atlanta enters play with a 4-10 record and is 1-6 on the road this year, while San Francisco is 10-4 overall and 5-2 at home.
Line Movement: The 49ers opened as 12.5-point favorites but the spread has been bet up to 14 at most sports books, although some places have the spread as high as 14.5. As for the total, it opened at 45 and has been bet up to 46 at most sports books.
Public Betting: Of the wagers currently placed on this game, 63% of NFL public bettors currently favor the . 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.
KEY NFL BETTING TRENDS: The underdog is 9-4 against the spread in the last 13 meetings between these two teams. The Falcons are also 15-6-1 against the spread in the last 22 games after accumulating less than 250 total yards in their previous game while the 49ers are 1-3-1 against the number in their last five games in Week 16. Atlanta has been brutal all season but with nothing to lose, the Falcons might pull out all of the stops to knock off the 49ers in a revenge spot. (San Francisco beat Atlanta in the NFC title game last year.) If the Niners come out tight, the Falcons should be able to hang around and cover the 14-point number.
2013 NFL WEEK 16 FREE PICK: ATLANTA FALCONS +14