One big matchup in Week 17 of the NFL features the Seattle Seahawks taking on the Arizona Cardinals. The game at the University of Phoenix Stadium is scheduled to kick off at 4:25 PM ET, and will be televised on FOX. Currently, the oddsmakers have the Cardinals listed as a strong favorite.
The Seahawks are 9-6 SU and 7-7-1 ATS so far this season. They are 4-3 on the road, and seven of their games have gone OVER the line, with eight going UNDER. They are coming off of a 23-17 loss to the St. Louis Rams, where they failed to cover the spread as -11 ½ point home favorites. The total went UNDER the 42 point line set by sports gambling experts in that one.
The Cardinals are 13-2 SU and 9-6 ATS overall this year. They are 6-1 at home, and nine of their games have gone OVER the line, with the other six going UNDER. They are coming off of a 38-8 win over the Green Bay Packers, where they won against the spread as -6 point home favorites. The total went UNDER the 50 point line set by the sportsbook in that game.
Seattle is 5-1 ATS overall recently, and 3-1-1 ATS coming off of a spread loss. They are 3-1-1 ATS on the road, and 15-7 ATS coming off of a SU loss. They are 2-5-1 ATS against teams with a winning record. The total has gone OVER in all 5 of their games against teams with a winning record, and UNDER in 5 of their last 6 in Week 17. The total has gone UNDER in 5 of their last 7 following a SU loss, and UNDER in 11 of their last 16 against NFC West opponents.
Arizona is 9-3 ATS in Week 17, and 21-8 ATS against teams from the NFC. They are 21-9 ATS after a SU win, and 1-4 ATS at home. They are 1-4 ATS against teams with a winning record. The total has gone OVER in all 5 of their games in January, and UNDER in 4 of their last 5 games overall. The total has gone UNDER in 4 of their last 5 against the NFC, and OVER in 4 of their last 5 in Week 17. The total has gone UNDER in 7 of their last 10 against teams with a winning record, and OVER in 8 of their last 11 games after a win spreadwise.
Between these teams, the road team is 4-1 ATS lately, and the total has gone OVER in 10 of their last 11 matchups in Arizona.
They last met on November 11, 2015, when the Cardinals won 39-32, and covered the spread as 3 point road underdogs. The total went OVER the 43 ½ point line set by the gambling experts for that tilt.
For Sunday's matchup, the gambling odds list the Cardinals as -6 ½ point home favorites. The over/under is set at 46 ½ points. On the moneyline, Seattle is a +220, while Arizona is listed at -260.