Seattle Seahawks at Los Angeles Rams Week 5 NFL Picks & Parlay 10/8/2017
Sunday, October 8, 2017
Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum
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The Los Angeles Rams host the Seattle Seahawks at Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum on Sunday, October 8, 2017. The opening line for this game has Seattle as 2.5 point favorites. The over/under has been set at 46. The Rams have an over/under record of 4-0-0 and they are 2-2-0 against the spread. The Seahawks have an ATS record of 1-3-0 while their over/under record is 2-2-0.
Valuable Seattle Seahawks Betting Trends
The Seattle Seahawks are 2-2-0 against the over/under
The Seattle Seahawks are 1-3-0 against the spread
Important Los Angeles Rams Betting Trends
The Los Angeles Rams are 4-0-0 against the over/under
The Los Angeles Rams are 2-2-0 against the spread
Key Seattle Seahawks Injuries
10/02/17 CB Jeremy Lane Groin left last game, "?" Sunday vs. LA Rams
10/02/17 G Rees Odhiambo Chest "?" Sunday vs. LA Rams
10/02/17 RB C.J. Prosise Ankle is upgraded to probable Sunday vs. LA Rams
10/02/17 RB Chris Carson Ankle IR
10/02/17 DE Cliff Avril Neck out indefinitely
10/01/17 CB Neiko Thorpe Ankle "?" Sunday vs. LA Rams
09/25/17 LB Dewey McDonald ACL out for season
09/05/17 DE Dion Jordan Knee PUP
08/19/17 T George Fant ACL IR
07/30/17 DB Deshawn Shead Knee PUP
Key Los Angeles Rams Injuries
10/01/17 CB Lamarcus Joyner Hamstring "?" Sunday vs. Seattle
10/01/17 WR Mike Thomas Suspension Served probable Sunday vs. Seattle
09/05/17 RB Lance Dunbar Knee PUP
09/04/17 DT Dominique Easley Knee IR
09/04/17 TE Temarrick Hemingway Leg IR
Useful Offensive Statistics
The Seattle Seahawks have run for 484 yards as a team, which ranks 11th in the NFL. They've run 110 times, averaging 4.4 yards per carry as a rushing unit. The Seahawks have been penalized on offense 34 times for 264 yards so far this season, which has them 6th in the league in penalties. They are 13th in the NFL in points scored with 94. They have run 261 plays this season for 1,447 yards, which ranks them 9th in the league in total offense. The Seahawks average 5.5 yards per play, which is 14th in the National Football League. As a team they have accumulated a total of 79 1st downs this year, placing them 16th overall as an offensive unit. Russell Wilson averages 7.3 yards per pass attempt and 11.8 yards per completion. He has completed 87 passes on 141 attempts for a completion percentage of 61.7%. His quarterback rating is 94.4. He has thrown for 1,024 yards this season.
The Seahawks rush defense has allowed 107 attempts for 536 yards this year, putting them in 27th place in the league against the run. Seattle has committed 24 penalties for 212 yards on the defensive side of the ball this season. That ranks them 11th in the NFL. They've given up a score on 34% of possessions on defense, which is 13th in the league. They are 12th in the league in points allowed on defense with 77. They have surrendered a total of 1,275 yards on D, which is 16th in the NFL. The Seahawks are ranked 16th in yards per play allowed with 5.2. Their pass defense has given up 5.3 net yards per pass attempt, placing them 5th in the league as a unit. Opposing offenses have completed 79 passes on 130 attempts against the Seattle Seahawks defense this season, placing them 10th and 13th in the National Football League. The Seattle pass defense has also given up a total of 739 yards through the air, which is 4th overall in total pass defense.
Special Teams Stats
The Seattle Seahawks have attempted 5 field goals this season and made 5, which is 19th in the National Football League. Seattle Seahawks kickers have made 75% of their extra points, going 3 for 4 this year. Their punters have totaled 971 yards on 21 punts, averaging 46.2 yards per punt. That places them 15th in the NFL in punting average. Seattle is ranked 14th in the league in punt returns with 7. They've accumulated 39 punt return yards and average 5.6 yards per return, which is 23rd in the NFL. Their longest punt return so far this year is 13 yards. They have returned 5 kicks for 137 yards on special teams, ranking 7th in kick return yardage. The Seahawks average 27.4 yards per kick return and have a long of 43 yards this year. They are 15th in the league in all-purpose yards with 1,195.
Useful Offensive Statistics
The Los Angeles Rams are 1st in the National Football League in points scored with 142. They have run 241 plays this year for 1,547 yards, which ranks them 5th in the NFL in total offense. The Rams average 6.4 yards per play, which is 2nd in the league. As a team they have accumulated a total of 83 1st downs this season, ranking them 12th overall as an offensive unit. On the ground Los Angeles has run for 454 yards as a unit, which ranks 15th in the league. They've run 118 times, averaging 3.8 yards per rush as a unit. The Rams have been penalized on offense 28 times for 218 yards so far this year, which has them 18th in the NFL in penalties. Jared Goff has passed for 1,072 yards this year. He's completed 78 throws while attempting 117 passes for a completion percentage of 66.7%. His quarterback rating this season is 112.2. He averages 13.7 yards per completion and 9.2 yards per pass attempt.
Los Angeles is 28th in the NFL in points surrendered on defense with 105. They have given up a total of 1,471 yards on D, which is 28th in the league. The Rams are 27th in yards per play allowed with 5.7. Their pass defense has allowed 6.5 net yards per pass attempt, ranking them 23rd in the National Football League. Opponent offenses have completed 72 throws on 121 attempts against the Los Angeles defense this season, ranking them 3rd and 6th in the league. The Rams pass defense has also surrendered a total of 865 yards in the air, which is 14th overall in total pass defense. Their rushing defense has given up 123 attempts for 606 yards this season, putting them in 30th place in the NFL against the run. The Los Angeles Rams have had 22 penalties for 145 yards on defense this year. That places them 2nd in the league. They've allowed a score on 39.6% of possessions on defense, which is 24th in the NFL.
Special Teams Stats
Los Angeles is 9th in the NFL in punt returns with 8. They've totaled 39 punt return yards and are averaging 4.9 yards per return, which is 26th in the league. Their longest punt return this season is 12 yards. They have returned 8 kicks for 190 yards on special teams, placing them 2nd in kick return yardage. The Rams average 23.8 yards per kick return and have a long of 35 yards this season. They are 4th in the National Football League in all-purpose yards with 1,384. The Los Angeles Rams have tried 7 field goals this season and made 7, which is 7th in the league. Los Angeles kickers have made 100% of their extra points, going 12 for 12 this season. Their punters have accumulated 513 yards on 11 punts, averaging 46.6 yards per punt. That ranks them 11th in the NFL in punting average.
So what is Tonights Parlay prediction?
Parlays Pundit's Pick: Take the Seahawks -2.5 and under 46 total points
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