Packers vs. Panthers Total Pick
Will the Green Bay Packers and Carolina Panthers light up the scoreboard on Sunday when Aaron Rodgers make his return?
Matchup: Packers (7-6) at Panthers (9-4)
TV: FOX, 1:00 p.m. ET
Line: Panthers -3
ODDS: According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the over/under currently sits at 47 points after hitting the board at 44.5. The Panthers, meanwhile, are now 3-point home favorites to beat the Packers, who opened as a 2-point underdog.
PUBLIC BETTING: As of this writing, 59% of the betting tickets are the Panthers while 55% of the money is also on Carolina to cover the spread.
INJURY REPORT: Rodgers (collarbone) is probable to make his return for the Packers, while Nick Perry (foot) is also questionable. Davon House (Shoulder), Ty Montgomery (ribs), Bryan Bulaga (knee) and Quinten Rollins (ankle) are out.
For the Panthers, Charles Johnson remains suspended while Shaq Thompson (foot) and center Tyler Larsen (foot) are questionable.
OUR PREDICTION: The over is a perfect 6-0 in the last six meetings between these two teams and 5-2-1 in the last eight meetings in Carolina. The over is also 4-1 in the Panthers’ last five home games, is 4-0 in their last four games overall, and is 6-1 in their last seven games coming off a win.
On the other side, the over is 13-3 in the Packers’ last 16 conference games, is 20-6 in their last 26 games overall, and is 16-5 in their last 21 road games. In their last 10 games after accumulating less than 90 yards rushing in their previous game, the over is also 9-1.
NFL WEEK 15 OVER/UNDER PREDICTION: PACKERS/PANTHERS OVER 47