Carolina Panthers vs Miami Dolphins Prediction, 11/28/2021 NFL Picks, Best Bets and Tips Week 12
Game: Carolina Panthers vs Miami Dolphins
Date: Sunday, November 28, 2021
Location: Hard Rock Stadium in Miami Gardens, FL
Odds/Point Spread: Dolphins (+1)
The Carolina Panthers (5-6) are on their way to Hard Rock Stadium on Sunday where they will try to beat the Miami Dolphins (4-7). Carolina opens this matchup as 1-point favorites. The over/under is set at 46.5.
The Carolina Panthers step onto the field holding a record of 5-6 for this year. In their last game, the Panthers played the Football Team and took a loss by a score of 27-21. Cam Newton went 21/27 with 189 yards through the air and 2 TDs. He had a QB rate of 120.5 and ended the contest without throwing an interception. D.J. Moore left with an average of 10.0 yards per catch by accounting for 50 yds on 5 catches. Christian McCaffrey was the rushing leader for the Panthers with 10 carries for 59 yards (5.9 yards per attempt). On the day, they ran 49 plays which gave them 297 yards. The Carolina Panthers ran the football 21 different times and accrued 111 yds, which had them averaging 5.3 yards per attempt. When it came to the battle of the line of scrimmage, the Panthers gave up 190 yards on 40 attempts, which averages out to 4.8 yards per rush allowed. Carolina conceded 16 pass completions on 22 tries for a total of 179 yards, and a completion rate of 72.7%.
In terms of getting in the endzone, the Carolina Panthers hold an average of 20.5 points per game. As a team they average 115.5 yards on the ground which is 15th in the NFL. The Panthers have earned 3,506 total yards over the course of this season. Carolina has earned 120 1st downs, and they have committed 81 penalties for 656 yards. They have given the ball to the opposition 17 different times (12 interceptions and 5 fumbles lost). With reference to notching touchdowns, Carolina has amassed 10 touchdowns through the air and 12 touchdowns on the ground.
Regarding yards via the pass, the Panthers have conceded 1,916 yards which puts them in 2nd in the NFL. They have given up 174.2 yards per contest via the pass as well as allowing a completion percentage of 64.2%. Overall, they are allowing 288.7 yards per contest which puts them 2nd in the National Football League. They have granted 16 touchdowns through the air and 8 touchdowns via the ground game. Opposing teams are running for an average of 4.3 yards per run and 114.5 rushing yards per contest this season. For the season, they have conceded 1,260 yards via the ground game in 11 games. The Panthers are sitting in 6th in the league in terms of their opponents scoring, giving up 20.0 points per contest.
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The Dolphins head into this game 4-7 for this season. In their last game, the Dolphins went home victorious with a score of 24-17 when they played the Jets. Tua Tagovailoa (2 touchdowns) ended the game with 273 yards on 27/33 passing while his QB rating was 108.7. He threw 1 interception and his avg yards per attempt was 8.27 yds. Mack Hollins was a featured target for the Dolphins, bringing in 2 footballs for 72 yds (36.0 yds per reception). Myles Gaskin carried the football 23 times for 89 yds, walking away from the contest with 3.9 yds per carry for Miami. The Dolphins finished the game with a total of 388 yds and they ran 67 plays (5.8 yds per play). Miami ran for 3.5 yards per attempt, finishing the game with 115 yds on 33 carries. Miami allowed 18 run attempts for 102 yards (5.7 yds per rush). The Dolphins passing defense conceded a completion percentage of 61.5%, relinquishing 278 yards on 24 out of 39 passing.
The Miami Dolphins maintain an average of 310.5 yards per outing which is good for 28th in football. They are averaging 77.4 yards per game on the ground and have run for 851 yards for the season. The Miami offense has 577 yards of penalties on 75 infractions, which is good for 7th in the league in terms of helping out the opposition. They have thrown 10 interceptions while losing 9 fumbles and they have obtained 140 1st downs. Over the course of the season thus far, the Dolphins have compiled 2,564 passing yards along with an average of 233.1 throwing yards per game, which has them ranked 17th in the league. Concerning how much they score, the Dolphins sit 26th in the league averaging 18.3 PPG.
Miami has surrendered a total of 1,195 yards rushing (108.6 yards/game) and 9 touchdowns rushing for the season. They have given up 20 touchdowns from the passing game in addition to 274.2 yards per contest, which has them sitting 29th in the league. Their defense has totaled 16 turnovers (9 fumbles recovered and 7 picks) this season. This year, they have given up 269 total points. The Dolphins defense has been on the field for 740 plays, which is good for 32nd in the NFL. The Dolphins are allowing 24.5 PPG, which has them in 23rd in the NFL.
Who will win tonight's Panthers/Dolphins NFL game against the spread?
Guy's Pick: Take the Dolphins +1
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