Seahawks vs. Falcons Line Movement
How much has the point spread moved in today's NFL Divisional round playoff matchup between the Seahawks and Falcons?
According to oddsmakers from online sports book BetDSI, the Falcons are currently 4.5-point favorites over the Seahawks while the over/under currently sits at 52 points. Both the point spread and the total has seen significant movement throughout the week.
Atlanta originally opened as a 3.5-point favorite but that number was bet up almost immediately to 4. During the week, the spread reached as high as Falcons -5 before it was bet back down to 4.5, which is where the line has settled. With 58% of public bettors currently backing the Falcons at -4.5, the spread might climb back up to 5 before kickoff at 4:35PM ET.
In the last 10 meetings between these two teams, the underdog covered in seven of those contests, including in Week 6 when the Falcons covered as a 6.5-point dog in Seattle. (The Seahawks won that game, 26-24.) The road team has also had plenty of success at the betting window in this matchup, covering in four of the last five meetings.
As for the total, the over is 5-1 in the last six meetings between the Seahawks and Falcons. The over is also 13-2-1 in the Falcons' last 16 games overall, is 5-1-1 in their last seven playoff games, and is 10-1-1 in their last 12 conference games. On the other side, the over is 6-1 in the Seahawks' last seven Divisional playoff games, is 6-2 in their last eight playoff road games, and is 5-2 in their last seven playoff games overall.