Panthers at Buccaneers 12/2/18 - NFL Picks & Predictions
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Carolina Panthers vs. Tampa Bay Buccaneers
NFL: 1:00 PM EST
Dec. 02, 2018
Latest Odds : CAR -3.5 Total 56
The Carolina Panthers head to road after losing at home to Seattle last week. The Panthers head to Tampa Bay to take on the Bucs. Carolina is 6-5 on the season and 2nd in the NFC South. The Panthers have lost three straight games and are 1-4 on the road.
Cam Newton has 22 touchdowns on the season with 7 interceptions. Newton has thrown 5 touchdowns over the last two weeks with 2 interceptions. The Panthers are 1-1 in divisional games this season. The Panthers are 0-4 ATS in their last 4 games in Week 13.
The Tampa Bay Bucs are the bottom feeders of the NFC South and sit six games behind the division leader. The Bucs are 4-7 on the season and beat the 49ers 27-9 at home last week. Tampa Bay has won just one of their last five games and are 3-2 on their home field.
QB Jameis Winston threw for 2 touchdowns and no interceptions in last weeks win. The Bucs average 454 yards of offense per game which leads the league. Tampa Bay is 1-2 in divisional games this season.
Recent Betting Trends:
Panthers are 0-4 ATS in their last 4 games in Week 13.
Buccaneers are 6-1 ATS in their last 7 games after allowing less than 15 points in their previous game.
Over is 6-2 in Panthers last 8 games after accumulating more than 350 total yards in their previous game.
Over is 5-0 in Buccaneers last 5 games following a straight up win.
Free Betting Pick: Tampa Bay Bucs +3.5
Tampa Bay is a home underdog that shows value in this game. The Panthers look discouraged after losing three straight games and now have to travel for a divisional physical game. The underdog is 4-1 ATS in their last 5 meetings. Take the free points at home with the Bucs. Final Score Prediction, Carolina Panthers win but fall short ATS 30-28.