Free Week 5 NFL Prediction: Seahawks vs Rams NFL Odds
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NFL Week 5 Handicapping
(2-2) Seattle Seahawks vs. Los Angeles Rams (3-1)
Date: Sunday, October 8th
Time: 4:05 PM
Venue: Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum, Los Angeles, California
Week 5 ATS Betting Lines: Rams -2
NFL Week 5 Moneyline Odds: +108
Week 5 NFL Betting Total: 46.5
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The Seahawks take a visit to Los Angeles and face the Rams in week five.
Seattle looked like the Seattle of old last week against the Colts. The Seahawks offense scored 46 points in the win.
Los Angeles has won three in a row, and two in a row on the road. The Rams scored 35 points in a come from behind win last week at Dallas.
Something has got to give in this game. This will be the second division game for these NFC West teams. They have both beaten the 49ers this year and are 1-0 in the division.
The Seattle Seahawks finally got the offense going in last weeks 46-18 home win over the Indianapolis Colts. Seattle exploded for 477 yards of total offense in the win.
Quarterback Russell was 21 of 26 for 295 yards and two touchdowns in the blowout. He did throw two interceptions, and finished the game with 86.4 QBR in the win.
The Seattle run by committee rushing attacked worked well against the Colts. The backs combined to rush for 194 yards and two touchdowns on 33 carries. They were led by Eddie Lacy’s 11 carries and 52 yards.
The receivers performed well offensively against the Colts. Russell Wilson had no problems spreading the ball around. He completed passes to eight different receivers last week.
Look for Tyler Lockett and Doug Baldwin to continue to make plays this week with Wilson in the passing attack.
Defensively, the Seahawks did what they were supposed to do against the Colts in last weeks win. They may have looked suspect in the first half, but pulled things together in the second half. They allowed 237 yards for the game.
The legion of boom looked like they were back to being themselves. The talented Seattle secondary allowed just 139 yards passing for the game against the Colts.
Seattle could have their hands full defensively on the road this week, against what seems to be a talented young Rams offense. Look for the Seahawks to try and put pressure the Rams quarterback at home.
Los Angeles Rams
The Rams have been playing well this season. They are currently leading the NFC West with a 3-1 overall record, and 1-0 in the division. A lot of the reason for the Rams success has been 31 year old head coach Sean McVay.
The rookie head coach has his team playing well through the first quarter of the season, especially quarterback Jared Goff. Goff was 21 of 36 for 255 yards and two touchdowns.
Todd Gurley has played up to his abilities this season as well. He had 215 total yards of offense in last weeks win. Gurley led the Rams in both rushing and receiving in the victory at Dallas.
With Goff and Gurley clicking on offense, look for the young stars to have their work cut out for them against Seattle.
The Rams defense is happy to have defensive lineman Aaron Donald back in the lineup. He had three tackles and a sack against the Cowboys last week.
Look for the Rams to try and be better this week on defense. They gave 24 first half points against the Cowboys and 440 total yards total yards of offense in the comeback win.
NFL Betting Trends:
- Over is 9-4 in SEA last 13 games in Week 5.
- LAR are 1-9-1 ATS in their last 11 vs. NFC.
- LAR are 1-7-1 ATS in their last 9 home games.
- LAR are 1-7-1 ATS in their last 9 games on grass.
- Home team is 7-1 ATS in their last 8 meetings.
- Under is 8-2 in the last 10 meetings.
4* Free NFL Betting Prediction: Los Angeles +2
The young and exciting Rams will be in for a real home test against the veteran Seattle Seahawks. Look for both teams play each other tough in this division game.
NFL Free Week 5 Score Prediction: Rams 20 – Seattle 17
Jared Goff and Todd Gurely will lead the offensive attack against the Seahawks at home. Expect Gurley to get going early and often in this one.
Seattle has not seen an offense as explosive through four weeks as the Rams. Take the Rams at home for the close win.
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