Rams at Cardinals 12/23/18 - NFL Picks & Predictions
The Los Angeles Rams look to snap a two-game losing streak on Sunday when they visit the Arizona Cardinals. Los Angeles lost its second straight on Sunday falling to the Philadelphia Eagles 30-23. Los Angeles trailed after three quarters 30-13 but scored 10 in the final quarter to make to closer than it really was. Jared Goff threw for 339 yards and a pair of interceptions.
Arizona fell to 3-11 on the season following a 40-14 loss to the Atlanta Falcons in Sunday. The offensive line has been decimated by injuries for Arizona and quarterback Josh Rosen was pressured the entire game. The Cardinals lost Joe Barksdale their left tackle and David Amerson a cornerback to injuries and both did not return.
Rams quarterback Jared Goff has thrown for 4,273 yards, 27 touchdowns and 13 interceptions. The leading rusher is Todd Gurley with 1,251 yards and 17 touchdowns. Brandin Cooks leads all Rams receivers with 1,107 yards and three touchdowns. On defense, Cory Littleton is the leading tackler with 112, while Aaron Donald leads in sacks with 16.5.
Arizona quarterback Josh Rosen has thrown for 2,042 yards, 10 touchdowns and 14 interceptions. The leading rusher for the Cardinals is David Johnson with 843 yards and seven touchdowns. Larry Fitzgerald leads the Cardinals with 59 receptions for 645 yards and five touchdowns. The leading tackler for the defense is Antoine Bethea with 110, while Chandler Jones is the sacks leader with 12.0.
Los Angeles has covered the number in 4 of the last 4 head to head with Arizona. The offensive line took another hit with an injury for Arizona and that will help the NFL’s leading pass rusher Aaron Donald pressure rookie quarterback Josh Rosen causing possibly errors on the quarterback’s part. Final Score Prediction, Los Angeles Rams win and cover ATS 38-10.