When Seattle Seahawks traded Russell Wilson to Denver for a sack of prospects, Pete Carroll was the most hated man in town. The Seahawks’ boss was panned for the trade. But not anymore. Carr saw what everyone else could not. To illuminate, Wilson is past his prime and was a cancer in the locker room. Seattle is playing better team ball with less internal strife. However, their leaky defense remains a problem. Defense is the strength of the San Francisco 49ers. And that could prove to be the betting on NFL difference on Thursday night.
San Francisco 49ers vs. Seattle Seahawks Information
49ers vs. Seahawks CashBet Wagering Analysis
On the whole, the Seahawks have earned Sportsbook odds respect from gamblers as surprise playoff contenders in 2022. In comparison, the 49ers will draw betting action for their excellent defense and contender status.
49ers Thrive with Third-String QB and Defense
Last game, the San Francisco 49ers won 35-7 against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers as 3.5-point home favorites. The game went over the Betting on football total of 38.5. San Francisco has a record of 9-4 straight up, 8-5 against the spread, and 6-7 over/under the total. San Francisco ranks 9th for total offense, 13th for passing, 9th for rushing, and 8th for scoring. Defensively they rank 1st overall, 12th against the pass, 1st against the rush, and 1st for points allowed. Also, San Francisco ranks 14th for turnovers lost and 5th for takeaways.
Rookie third-string QB Brock Purdy threw two touchdown passes and ran for another score. At the same time, San Francisco’s defense spoiled Tom Brady’s day with a victory over the Buccaneers. Purdy was the final pick in this year’s draft. Hence, he became the first quarterback to beat Brady in his first start. Additionally, Christian McCaffrey ran for 119 yards. He added a TD on the ground with a 38-yard run. Following a Tashaun Gipson interception of Brady on the third quarter’s first drive.
Seahawks on Descent And In Playoff Jeopardy
Last game, the Seattle Seahawks lost 30-24 against the Carolina Panthers as 3.5-point home favorites. The game went over the NFL bets total of 44.5. Seattle has a record of 7-6 straight up, 6-7 against the spread, and 8.5 over/under the total. Seattle ranks 13th for total offense, 9th for passing, 21st for rushing, and 6th for scoring. Defensively they rank 28th overall, 18th against the pass, 31st against the rush, and 30th for points allowed. Also, Seattle ranks 26th for turnovers lost and 4th for takeaways.
Carolina QB Sam Darnold threw one touchdown pass. At the same time, Chuba Hubbard and Raheem Blackshear both had rushing TDs. And then the Panthers stayed in the thick of the muddled NFC South division race with a win over the Seahawks.
Correlate that Darnold and Carolina built leads of 17-0 and 20-7. Carolina took advantage of a sloppy first-half performance by the Seahawks. In the second half, the Panthers ran through Seattle’s defense. In turn, the Panthers delivered a blow to the Seahawks’ hopes of winning the NFC West.
Carolina won for the third time in four games. And away from Charlotte for the first time since Week 10 last season. As a result, Carolina pulled even with Atlanta and is within one game of division-leading Tampa Bay in the NFC South standings. Following the Buccaneers’ loss in San Francisco.
Namely, Hubbard, Blackshear, and D’Onta Foreman were a three-headed trio that Seattle couldn’t stop. Carolina rushed for 223 yards, with 180 coming from those three backs. Foreman and Hubbard both had 74 yards rushing. In comparison, Darnold was 14 of 24 for 120 yards passing. But he didn’t need to do anything special through the air. Cause by Carolina’s success on the ground.
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In this situation, San Francisco is in better NFL Betting odds form and has the superior defense.
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