Seattle Seahawks vs Washington Football Team Prediction, 12/20/2020 NFL Pick, Tips and Odds, Week 15
Game: Seattle Seahawks vs Washington Football Team
Date: Sunday, December 20, 2020
Location: FedEx Field in Landover, MD
Odds/Point Spread: Washington +6
Russell Wilson and the Seattle Seahawks (9-4) head to FedEx Field on Sunday where they'll meet the Washington Football Team (6-7). Washington opens this game as 6-point dogs. The total opens at 49.5.
The Seattle Seahawks come into this matchup with a record of 9-4 for this season. In their last game they played the New York Jets and earned the victory by a score of 40-3. Russell Wilson went 21/27 with 206 yards passing and tossed 4 TD's. He walked away with 1 interception during the game. Chris Carson paced the team on the ground in the game. He broke a long run for 28 yards and he ran for 1 TD for the game. He ran for 76 yards via 12 carries which meant he was running for 6.3 yards per tote. DK Metcalf was the receiving yardage leader by earning 61 yards on 6 catches. He notched an average of 10.2 yards per catch in the game. The Seattle Seahawks ended up running the ball 36 times and earned 174 yards which earned them an average of 4.8 yards per run. On the day, they ran 69 plays which added up to 410 yards. In the game, the Seahawks earned 28 1st downs and they had a total of 4 penalties for 35 yards. In terms of defense, Seattle conceded 14 completions on 26 tries totaling 116 yards, and a completion percentage of 54.0%. Against the run, the Seahawks conceded 69 yards on 23 attempts which gave them an average of 3.0 yards per run allowed. In the game, they allowed a total of 185 yards and earned 1 takeaway.
The Seahawks have earned 5,038 total yards for this campaign. As a team they maintain an average of 121.1 yards in the run game which ranks them 11th in the National Football League. In terms of distribution of touchdowns, Seattle has earned 36 touchdowns through the air and 12 rushing touchdowns. When talking about scoring, the Seattle Seahawks are sitting at 30.2 points per contest. The Seahawks rank 18th in the NFL concerning team defense, giving up 24.9 PPG. Opposing teams are running for an average of 3.9 yards per rush and 95.5 yards on the ground per game over the course of this season. Over the course of this season, they have conceded 1,241 running yards through 13 games. In terms of yards through the air, the Seahawks have conceded 3,833 yards which has them ranked 32nd in football. In their 13 games, they are giving up 294.8 yards per contest via the pass as well as giving up a completion percentage of 67.3%. In total, they have surrendered 390.3 yards per game putting them 27th in the league.
The Football Team step onto the field holding a record of 6-7 for this season. In their last game they played the San Francisco 49ers and earned the win by a score of 23-15. J.D. McKissic led the team on the ground in the game. He had a long run of 17 yards but he wasn't able to run one in for a touchdown. He rushed for a total of 68 yards by way of 11 carries which meant he was running for 6.2 yards per tote. Logan Thomas was the receiving yardage leader by racking up 43 yards on 6 receptions. He earned an average of 7.2 yards per catch in the game. Alex Smith went 8/19 with 57 yards passing but wasn't able to throw a ball for a TD. He gave away 1 pick on the day. The Washington Football Team ran the ball 28 times and racked up 98 yards earning them an average of 3.5 yards per run. For the game, the Football Team totaled 12 1st downs and they had 5 penalties for 30 yards. In all, they ran 62 plays for a total of 193 yards. When discussing the defense, Washington allowed 25 catches on 45 tries totaling 236 yards, and a completion percentage of 56.0%. Overall, they allowed 344 yards and earned 3 takeaways. Against the run, the Football Team allowed 108 yards on 27 carries which gave them an average of 4.0 yards per run allowed.
Regarding putting points on the board, the Football Team are 24th out of all teams in the league averaging 22.1 PPG. Over the course of the season thus far, the Football Team have thrown for a total of 2,773 yards via the pass in addition to an average of 213.3 passing yards per contest, which ranks 26th in the NFL. They have an average of 101.2 yards via the ground game and have rushed for 1,316 yards in total. The Washington Football Team are averaging 314.5 yards/contest which ranks them 30th out of all teams in the league. The Football Team sit in 6th in the NFL in terms of their opponents scoring, allowing 21.2 points per contest. The opposition is running for an average of 4.1 yards per attempt on the ground and 107.2 rushing yards per game for the season. In total, they have conceded 1,393 yards on the ground through 13 outings. In terms of passing yardage, the Football Team have conceded 2,682 yards which ranks them 3rd in the NFL. In their 13 games played this season, they are conceding 206.3 yards per contest through the air and allowed a completion percentage of 63.5%. For the season, they are allowing 313.5 yards/outing which has them ranked 4th in the NFL.
Who will win tonight's Seahawks/Football Team NFL game against the spread?
Tony's Pick: Take the Football Team +6
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