NFL football betting fans will have the choice of a Saints team coming off a loss against a Panthers team that continues to fall into the bottom of the pro football betting ranks.
New Orleans will host Carolina Sunday with a start time of 1:05 PM Eastern and a FOX telecast. Sports-Gambling opened with New Orleans as a whopping 13.5 point home favorite and an over/under of 44.5.
The Carolina Panthers have a NFL sports betting record of 0-3 both straight up and against the spread as they have gone over the total just once. Head coach John Fox has one of the hottest seats in the NFL as the offense ranks dead last in scoring and the defense is ranked 23rd for points allowed.
Matt Moore lost the starting quarterback job after compiling a 41.8 QB rating in the first two weeks and Jimmy Clausen took over and has a slightly better but still awful 46.1 QB rating. Carolina has scored 7 points in each of their last 2 games.
New Orleans has a NFL football gambling record of 2-1 straight up but 1-2 against the spread with 2 of the games going over. The Saints botched a 29 yard overtime field goal and lost at home to Atlanta 27-24 last week.
Incredibly enough Carolina has paid out in 7 of their last 8 games versus teams with winning records and is 9-4 against the spread when coming off a game in which they scored less than 15 points. The Panthers have gone over the total in 9 out of their last 13 road games.
New Orleans is a dangerous 13-3 against the spread when coming off a straight up loss but have gone 2-7 against the spread in their last 9 games as a favorite. The Saints have gone over the total in 17 out of their last 24 home games.
Carolina has covered their last 9 consecutive NFL Football betting matchups at New Orleans against the Saints and the road team is 16-5 against the spread in this series. This series has gone under the total in 5 out of the last 6 games.