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NFC Wild Card Betting Preview - Redskins Favored Over Packers

The final game in the NFL Wild Card round features the Green Bay Packers taking on the Washington Redskins. The game at FedEx Field is scheduled to kick off at 4:40 PM ET, and will be televised on FOX. Currently, the Redskins are slight home favorites to win.

The Packers are 10-6 SU and 9-7 ATS so far this season. They are 5-3 on the road, and five of their games have gone OVER the line, with eleven going UNDER. They are coming off of a 20-13 loss to the Minnesota Vikings, where they lost against the spread as -3 point home favorites. The total went UNDER the 43 ½ point line set by sports betting sites in that game.

The Redskins are 9-7 SU and 9-7 ATS overall this year. They are 6-2 at home, and nine of their games have gone OVER the line, with the other seven going UNDER. They are coming off of a 34-23 win over the Dallas Cowboys, where they won against the spread as 3 point road underdogs. The total went OVER the 41 point line set by the online sportsbook for that matchup.

Green Bay is 4-1 ATS in road playoff games, and 7-3 ATS in playoff games overall. They are 7-3 ATS on the road, and 2-7 ATS when playing on grass. They are 1-4 ATS against teams with a winning record.

The total has gone UNDER in 6 of their last 7 games against NFC opponents, and UNDER in 4 of their last 5 Wild Card games. The total has gone UNDER in 4 of their last 5 against teams with a winning record, and UNDER in 10 of their last 13 games overall. The total has gone OVER in 7 of their last 10 road playoff games, and UNDER in 7 of their last 10 coming off of a loss spreadwise.

Washington is 4-0 ATS overall recently, and 4-1 ATS against the NFC. They are 5-2 ATS at home, and 6-15 ATS coming off of a win spreadwise. They are 4-1 ATS when playing on grass.

The total has gone OVER in all 4 of their recent games overall, and OVER in 11 of their last 13 coming off of a win spreadwise. The total has gone UNDER in 5 of their last 6 playoff games, and OVER in 4 of their last 5 after a SU win. The total has gone OVER in 6 of their last 8 against NFC opponents, and OVER in 6 of their last 8 games on grass.

Between these teams, the Packers are 4-1-1 ATS lately. The home team is 4-1-1 ATS, and the favorite is 4-1-1 ATS in this series.

They last met in September 2013, when the Packers won 38-20, and won against the spread as -9 point home favorites. The total went OVER the 48 ½ point line set by sports gambling professionals in that matchup.

For Sunday's Wild Card game, the Redskins are listed in the gambling odds as -1 point home favorites. The over/under is set at 45 points. On the moneyline, Green Bay is even money, while Washington is a -120.