Miami Dolphins vs San Francisco 49ers Prediction, 12/4/2022 NFL Picks, Best Bets & Odds Week 13
Game: Miami Dolphins vs San Francisco 49ers
Date: Sunday, December 4, 2022
Location: Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara, CA
Odds/Point Spread: 49ers (-4)
The San Francisco 49ers (7-4) are hosting the Miami Dolphins (8-3) at Levi's Stadium on Sunday. Miami opens this game as 4-point dogs. The total is 46.5.
The Miami Dolphins step onto the field holding a record of 8-3 for this season. The last time they stepped on the gridiron, the Dolphins played the Texans and notched a win by a score of 30-15. Jeff Wilson was the rushing leader for the Dolphins with 13 totes for 39 yards (3.0 yds per carry). Tyreek Hill left with an average of 14.2 yds per catch by totaling 85 yds on 6 receptions. Tua Tagovailoa connected on 22/36 with 299 yards passing and 1 TD. He had a quarterback rate of 96.9 and ended the game without throwing an interception. On the ground, the Dolphins conceded 36 yds on 14 attempts, which averages out to 2.6 yards per run allowed. Miami conceded 26 pass completions on 39 tries for a total of 174 yds, and a completion percentage of 66.7%. Overall, they had 72 plays which gave them a total of 339 yds. The Miami Dolphins ended up rushing 26 different times and totaled 66 yards, which earned them an average of 2.5 yds per attempt.
When talking about putting the ball in the endzone, the Miami Dolphins are sitting at 25.6 points per contest. As a unit they hold an average of 94.8 yards via the ground game which has them sitting 28th in the NFL. The Dolphins have earned 4,254 total yards this season. Miami has accrued 162 first downs offensively, and they have been hurt by 67 infractions for 532 yards. They have turned the ball over 11 different times (7 picks and 4 fumbles). When it comes to notching touchdowns, Miami has compiled 22 passing touchdowns and 9 rushing touchdowns.
When talking about passing yards, the Dolphins have conceded 2,572 yards which ranks them 22nd in the league. They have surrendered 233.8 yards per game through the air as well as giving up a completion percentage of 67.8%. For the year, they have given up 343.4 yards per contest which puts them 17th in the National Football League. They have yielded 17 touchdowns via the pass and 13 touchdowns via the ground game. They are allowing teams to run for an average of 4.5 yards per running attempt and 109.5 rushing yards per game over the course of this year. Overall, they have conceded 1,205 running yards through 11 games. The Dolphins rank 19th in the NFL when it comes to their opponents scoring, conceding 23.3 points per game.
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The 49ers head into this matchup 7-4 for this season. When they last stepped on the football field, the 49ers got the victory with a final of 13-0 when they faced the Saints. Elijah Mitchell carried the rock 7 times for 35 yds, ending the game with 5.0 yards per attempt for San Francisco. Brandon Aiyuk was a featured target for the 49ers, catching 5 balls for 65 yards (13.0 yards per catch). Jimmy Garoppolo (1 TD) ended the game with 222 yds on 26/37 passing while his QB rate was 94.7. He didn't throw any picks and his average yards per pass attempt was 6.0 yds. San Francisco allowed 22 running attempts for 63 yards (2.9 yards per rush). The 49ers passing defense gave up a completion rate of 60.0%, surrendering 197 yards on 18 for 30 passing. The 49ers finished the contest with 317 yds on 67 plays (4.7 yards per play). San Francisco ended up running for 3.3 yards per attempt, finishing the contest with 96 yards on 29 carries.
The San Francisco 49ers are averaging 358.5 yards/outing which is good for 10th out of all teams in the NFL. They average 124.4 run yards per game and have run for 1,368 yards overall. The San Francisco offense has 504 penalty yards on 66 infractions, which is good for 13th in the league in terms of helping out the opposition. They have tossed 6 interceptions while letting opponents recover 7 fumbles and they have been able to obtain 123 first downs. Over the course of the season to this point, the 49ers have a total of 2,576 yards via the pass along with an average of 234.2 passing yards per game, which is ranked 10th in the NFL. Regarding putting points on the board, the 49ers currently rank 15th in football by tallying 22.6 PPG.
The 49ers are conceding 15.7 points per contest, which puts them in 1st of all teams in the NFL. They have surrendered 9 touchdowns through the air in addition to 202.3 yards/game, ranking them 11th in the NFL. This year, they have allowed 173 points in total. San Francisco has surrendered a total of 874 yards rushing (79.5 yards/game) and 9 touchdowns rushing for the year. The 49ers defense taken the field for 661 plays, which has them sitting 1st in football. They have tallied 14 turnovers (5 fumbles recovered and 9 picks) for the season.
Who will win tonight's Dolphins/49ers NFL game against the spread?
Guy's Pick: Take the Dolphins +4
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