NFL Sunday Sports Betting Predictions: Seattle Seahawks Vs. Philadelphia Eagles

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NFL Sunday for Week 14 is right around the corner, so prepare your bets with the best online sportsbooks recommended by Vegas Sports Betting . We will give you all the inside scoop as well as prediction for upcoming NFL Games. As you read through this analysis, we will be stating the best sports betting odds between Seattle Seahawks and the Philadelphia Eagles, additionally with a game prediction.

Seattle Seahawks (8-4)

Week 13 Top Performers:

  • Russell Wilson: 236 yards and one touchdown
  • Marshawn Lynch: 104 yards
  • Robert Turbin: 47 yards and a touchdown

Factors to consider:

  • Seahawks are coming off an important road win against their divisional rivals the 49ers
  • A must win situation from here on to the end of the 2014 regular
  • Playing on the road for the second consecutive week
  • Seahawks are a game back of the Arizona Cardinals for that top spot in the NFC West

Offensive Expectations:       

  • Russell Wilson and the Seahawks offense face a Philadelphia secondary that was very impressive last week against the Cowboys, considering their caliber (26th in pass defense)
  • The Seahawks have lots of offensive weapons that can contribute to the scoreboard (not only focused on one or two players)
  • Despite the eagles 12th ranked rush defense, expect Marshawn Lynch to run for well over 100 yards

Defensive Expectations:

  • Seahawks are ranked 3rd in pass defense and 5th in rush defense
  • Seahawks faces Marc Sanchez; expect this defense to put lots of pressure on the Eagles QB
  • Biggest Challenge: Stopping Lesean McCoy on the run

Philadelphia Eagles (9-3)

Week 13 Top Performers:

  • Marc Sanchez: 217 yards and one touchdown
  • Lesean McCoy: 159 yards and a touchdown
  • Jeremy Maclin: 108 yards

Factors to consider: 

  • Eagles got a big win against Dallas on the road which allowed them to hold that top spot in the NFC East
  • Eagles have home field advantage
  • Need a win to hold that top spot in the NFC East

Offensive Expectations:       

  • Marc Sanchez goes against a tough defense
  • Expect Sanchez to struggle in the passing game as the Seahawks are 3rd best in pass defense
  • It is unpredictable on how Lesean will do against the strong rush defense.

Defensive Expectations:

  • Despite being ranked 12th in rush defense, the Eagles will have trouble the Seahawks ground game
  • Biggest Challenge: Stopping Marshawn Lynch and Russell Wilson on the run

Seattle Seahawks (8-4) at Philadelphia Eagles (9-3)
When: Sunday, December 7th, 2014,
Time: 4:25pm (Eastern Time) 
Where:  Lincoln Financial Field, Philadelphia, USA
Opening NFL oddsPhiladelphia Eagles -1
NFL Betting Odds from: Bovada

Matchup Trends
Seattle is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games
Seattle is 13-6 ATS in its last 19 games on the road
Seattle is 2-4 ATS in its last 6 games on the road
Seattle is 13-6 SU in its last 19 games on the road
Philadelphia is 4-1 ATS in its last 5 games
Philadelphia is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
Philadelphia is 5-1 ATS in its last 6 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Philadelphia’s last 5 games
 
Week 14 Matchups
Seattle home to San Francisco, Sunday, December 14th
Philadelphia home to Dallas, Sunday, December 14th
 
Sports Prediction
The Philadelphia eagles are coming into Sunday’s game as a slight favorite. Our team, in this case, recommends going with the underdog. In our opinion, the Seahawks defense is going to be the X-factor in this game; Marc Sanchez is going to have lots of trouble getting through this defense whereas Russell Wilson will get through with ease. That said, we highly recommend taking Seattle Seahawks +1 provided by Bovada.
 
Sports Betting Pick:  Seattle Seahawks +1

 

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