San Francisco 49ers vs Seattle Seahawks Prediction, 11/1/2020 NFL Pick, Tips and Odds, Week 8
Game: San Francisco 49ers vs Seattle Seahawks
Date: Sunday, November 1, 2020
Location: CenturyLink Field in Seattle, WA
Odds/Point Spread: Seattle -1
Jimmy Garoppolo and the San Francisco 49ers (4-3) head to CenturyLink Field on Sunday where they'll meet the Seattle Seahawks (5-1). Seattle opens this contest as 1-point favorites. The over/under has been set at 54.5.
The San Francisco 49ers head into this game 4-3 for this season. In their last game they faced the New England Patriots and won 33-6. Jimmy Garoppolo went 20/25 with 277 yards passing but wasn't able to get any balls in the endzone via the pass. He gave away 2 picks in the game. Jeff Wilson Jr. led the team in rushing for that contest. His longest run of the day went for 17 yards and he notched 3 touchdowns in the game. He racked up a total of 112 yards via 17 carries which meant he was running for 6.6 yards per tote. Brandon Aiyuk was the leader in receiving yardage with a total of 115 yards on 6 receptions. He notched an average of 19.2 yards per reception for that contest. The San Francisco 49ers ended up running the ball 37 times and totaled 197 yards earning them an average of 5.3 yards per rush. On the day, they ran 63 plays for 467 yards. On the day, the 49ers racked up 26 first downs and they had 6 penalties for 65 yards. When discussing the defense, San Francisco gave up 15 catches on 25 throws for a total of 147 yards, and a completion percentage of 60.0%. In the running game, the 49ers gave up 94 yards on 22 attempts which is an average of 4.3 yards per attempt allowed. On the day, they gave up 241 yards and earned 4 turnovers.
The 49ers currently have 2,678 total yards for this campaign. As a team they are averaging 137.7 yards rushing which ranks them 8th in the league. In terms of notching touchdowns, San Francisco has compiled 10 touchdowns via the pass and 12 rushing touchdowns. When talking about putting the ball in the endzone, the San Francisco 49ers are sitting at 25.9 points per contest. Concerning passing yardage, the 49ers have conceded 1,423 yards which puts them in 8th in the NFL. During this campaign, they have surrendered 309.6 yards per game ranking them 5th in the league. The 49ers rank 5th in the NFL in relation to team defense, giving up 19.4 PPG. They are giving up an average of 4.1 yards per rush and 106.3 rushing yards per game over the course of this year. In their 7 games played this year, they are conceding 203.3 yards per outing through the air and allowed a completion percentage of 61.9%. For the year, they have given up 744 yards via the ground game in 7 games.
The Seahawks come into this game with a record of 5-1 for this season. In their last contest they faced the Arizona Cardinals and took the loss by a score of 37-34. Russell Wilson led the team on the ground for the game. His longest run of the day went for 34 yards but he wasn't able to rush for a TD on the day. He ran for 84 yards via 6 carries which gave him an average of 14.0 yards per run. Tyler Lockett led the team in receiving yardage by earning 200 yards on 15 catches. He averaged 13.3 yards per reception for the game. Russell Wilson went 33/50 with 388 yards through the air and tossed 3 TD's. He threw 3 interceptions in the game. The Seattle Seahawks ran the ball a total of 30 times and racked up a total of 200 yards earning them an average of 6.7 yards per rush. In the game, the Seahawks racked up a total of 33 1st downs and they had 8 infractions for 78 yards. In the game, they totaled 82 plays which gave them a total of 572 yards. On the defensive side of the ball, Seattle allowed 34 completions on 48 tries totaling 360 yards, and a completion percentage of 71.0%. Overall, they allowed a total of 519 yards and forced 2 takeaways. On the ground, the Seahawks allowed 159 yards on 33 attempts which is an average of 4.8 yards per run allowed.
Over the course of the season thus far, the Seahawks have racked up 1,774 passing yards as well as an average of 295.7 throwing yards per game, which ranks 2nd in the league. The Seattle Seahawks have an average of 425.2 yards/game which ranks them 1st in the NFL. They average 129.5 rushing yards per game and have toted the ball for 777 yards overall. When it comes to their scoring prowess, the Seahawks are ranking 1st out of all teams in football holding an average of 33.8 points per contest. Concerning passing yardage, the Seahawks have given up 2,212 yards which ranks them 31st in the NFL. During this campaign, they are surrendering 479.2 yards per game which puts them 32nd in the National Football League. The Seahawks are ranked 23rd in the league in relation to the opposition scoring, giving up 28.7 points per contest. They are allowing teams to run for an average of 4.1 yards per rush on the ground and 110.5 yards on the ground per game this year. During their 6 games played, they have yielded 368.7 yards per contest via the pass as well as allowing a completion percentage of 67.6%. Over the course of this year, they have allowed 663 yards on the ground through 6 outings.
Who will win tonight's 49ers/Seahawks NFL game against the spread?
Josh's Pick: Take the Seahawks -1
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