|Game||Los Angeles Rams vs New Orleans Saints|
|Date & Time||Sunday September 15, 2019, 4:25 PM (EDT)|
Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum Los Angeles, CA
LAR -3 Total 53
On Sunday, the New Orleans Saints visit Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum, in Los Angeles, California to play the Los Angeles Rams in a rematch of last season’s NFC Championship Game. New Orleans defeated the Houston Texans 30-28 on Monday Night Football. Will Lutz booted a 58-yard field goal as time ran out lifting the Saints to the win in their first game of the regular season.
Los Angeles won its opening game of the regular season 30-27 over the Carolina Panthers. Jared Goff passed for 186 yards and one touchdown in the win, while Malcolm Brown scored two touchdowns on the ground as the defending NFC champions held off a late Carolina surge to win. Todd Gurley II was back in action in the offensive backfield sharing time with Brown.
Saints quarterback Drew Brees has 370 yards passing, two touchdowns and one interception. The leading rusher for New Orleans is Alvin Kamara with 13 carries for 97 yards. Michael Thomas leads all Saints receivers with 10 receptions for 123 yards. The leading tackler for the Saints is Vonn Bell with seven.
Los Angeles quarterback Jared Goff has 186 yards passing, one touchdown and one interception. Todd Gurley II has 14 carries for 97 yards and Malcolm Brown has 11 carries for 53 yards and two touchdowns. The leading receiver for LA is Robert Woods with eight receptions for 70 yards. Cory Littleton is the leading tackler with 14.
Recent Betting Trends
- New Orleans is 20-7 in its last 20 on the road
- The UNDER has cashed in 6 of the Saints last 7 on the road
- Los Angeles is 5-0 ATS in its last 5 versus NFC opponents
- The OVER has cashed in 5 of the Rams last 6 at home
Both teams looked strong in their opening games of the season. The defenses for both did not impress as much as the offenses, although the Rams allowed two late touchdowns to Carolina after holding the Panthers at bay for three quarters. Los Angeles has covered the number in each of the last 5 played at home versus New Orleans and in 7 of the last 10 overall against the Saints. Los Angeles has the better defense, lay the points and take the home chalk. Final Score Prediction, Los Angeles Rams win and cover ATS 33-27.