Saints vs Seahawks Prediction & NFL Odds For 5
Check out our free Seahawks vs Saints prediction for the NFL week 5 game in New Orleans. See who USA Wager likes to win and cover the spread in this football game. And, get our insight into the best over-under point total bet.
Seahawks vs Saints Prediction & NFL Odds For Week 5
On Sunday, October 9th, the Seattle Seahawks travel to take on the New Orleans Saints at Caesars Superdome. The two NFC teams will kick things off at 1:00 PM ET, and will be televised on FOX.
Heading into Sunday’s game, New Orleans is the odds on favorite to come away with the win. Will they be able to take care of business at home? Or, does Seattle have what it takes to make things interesting? Keep reading to USA Wager’s Seahawks vs Saints prediction.
- Spread: SEA +5.5 | NO -5.5
- MoneyLine: SEA 195 | NO +-234
- Total: 45.5
Seahawks vs Saints Prediction: Spread
Heading into this week 5 contest vs New Orleans, the Seahawks have an overall record of 2-2. This includes going 1-2 in the NFC. With this record, the team is in the bottom half of the league in point differential. For the season, they have an average scoring margin of -5.0 points per game. So far, the Seahawks have been favored in 3 of their 4 games. The average point spread in these matchups is 6.
Across their 5 previous road games, Seattle has an ATS mark of 3-2. Their straight up record in these matchups was 3-2-0 while averaging 27.2 points per game. Spanning across their last 5 games as the underdog, Seattle has an ATS record of 3-2 while going 3-2 straight up.
Heading into week 5, the Saints have played all of their games against NFC opponents. So far, they have a record of 1-3. With this record, the team is in the bottom half of the league in point differential. For the season, they have an average scoring margin of -5.0 points per game. So far, the Saints have been favored in 2 of their 4 games. The average point spread in these matchups is -4.
Through their last 5 home games, New Orleans has an ATS record of just 2-3. However, their overall record was 1-4 while averaging 14.6 points per game. The Saints have played well in their last 5 games as the betting favorite, going 4-1 straight up and 3-2 against the spread.
In this matchup, we suggest grabbing the Seahawks on the spread as +5.5 point underdogs. On offense, look for the team’s 12th ranked passing attack to continue playing well on their way to covering the spread.
Free Spread Prediction: Seattle Seahawks 5.5
Seahawks vs Saints Prediction: Total
Heading into this week’s matchup, the Seahawks have an over-under record of 2-2. So far, the Seahawks have put together the 11th ranked scoring offense at 23.75 points per game. However, the team has struggled on defense, giving up 28.75 points per contest. On the other side, heading into this week’s matchup, the Saints have an over-under record of 2-2. This season, the Saints are averaging 19.0 points per contest, placing them 18th in the league. Defensively, the team is ranked just 21st in points allowed per game.
If looking to place a wager on the over-under, our projections see this game finishing with a total of 52 points, making the over the best bet.
Free Total Prediction: Over 45.5
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