NFL Week 15, 2016: Los Angeles Rams vs Seattle Seahawks


    NFL week 15, Thursday Night Football, December 15th, 2016. Los Angeles Rams vs Seattle Seahawks at CenturyLink Field, Seattle, Washington at 8:25pm EST on NBC.

    Official twitter hashtags for tonight’s football game Los Angeles vs Seattle; #TNF, #MobSquad, #WeAre12 and #LAvsSEA.

    Teams Against The Spread

    Rams are 4-9 and 4-8-1 against the spread this season, Seahawks are 8-4-1 and 6-6-1 against the spread this season. Seattle is a 15.5 point favorite going into week 15, Thursday night football game against the Rams. The over/under for the total score is only 39 points.

    Rams vs Seahawks Odds

    • Spread Odds: Rams +15.5 (-115), Seahawks -15.5 (-105)
    • Moneyline Odds: N/A
    • Over/Under Odds: 39 (-110)
    • Odds provided by Bovada

    Pick: $5 on Rams +15.5 at -115 odds & $5 on Under 39 at -110 odds.

    NFL Team Average Stats: Los Angeles vs Seattle

    Los Angeles Rams (Record: 8-4-1)

    • Points Per Game: 14.9
    • Total Yards Per Game: 286.2
    • Passing Yards Per Game: 205.1
    • Rushing Yards Per Game: 81.1

    Rams Away: 3-4, Seahawks Home: 6-0

    Seattle Seahawks (Record: 4-9)

    • Points Per Game: 21.1
    • Total Yards Per Game: 357.6
    • Passing Yards Per Game: 253.5
    • Rushing Yards Per Game: 104.2

    Pick by the numbers: Rams +15.5, Under 39

    Los Angeles Rams vs. Seattle Seahawks Prediction

    The Rams recently fired head coach Jeff Fisher, longtime NFL coach Jim Fassel son, John Fassel special teams coordinator will be interim head coach for the last three games of the season. This might bring a new found energy to Los Angeles after going 1-4 in their last 5 games. With that being said, the players may feel like they can do the same they did in week 2. Rams defense held Seattle to just 3 points, winning the game 9-3 in Los Angeles.

    Seattle is 6-0 at home, on average beat teams by 12 points at home. Given that the Seahawks are a 15.5 point favorite. The safe bet here is just as the numbers say, Rams +15.5 at -115 odds. Will this be another defensive game like in week 2? I am not sure, Quarterback Russel Wilson have been struggling lately so it could be a low scoring game. However, Wilson may be looking to have a breakout game against the Rams.

    I am a huge Seattle Seahawks fan and since I am someone who likes to follow the numbers and not let my emotions get the best of me. I place my bet on Rams +15.5 because I don’t think the Seahawks will cover the spread and I am going with under 39.

    Did you follow the numbers? What was your bet for this “Thursday Night Football” game?


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