The fans at Bank of America Stadium will be treated to a game between the San Diego Chargers and the Carolina Panthers when they take their seats on Sunday.
Arizona Cardinals vs. Miami Dolphins
When: 1:00 PM ET, Sunday, December 11, 2016
Where: Bank of America Stadium, Charlotte, North Carolina
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TV: 1 p.m. ET, FOX. LINE: Panthers -1.5. O/U: 49
PREDICTION: Panthers 27, Chargers 24
Oddsmakers currently have the Panthers listed as 1-point favorites versus the Chargers, while the game’s total is sitting at 49.
ABOUT THE CHARGERS (5-7): Casey Hayward has been a thorn in the side of opposing quarterbacks this season as he leads the NFL with seven interceptions – including four in his last five games. The fifth-year cornerback out of Vanderbilt made a total of three picks in 35 contests with Green Bay over the previous three campaigns. Defensive end Joe Bosa is tied for third among NFL rookies with 5.5 sacks despite missing four games with a hamstring injury.
San Diego lost its last outing, a 28-21 result against the Buccaneers on December 04. The Chargers failed to cover in that game as a -3-point favorite, while the 49 combined points took the game PUSH the total.
San Diego Stats:
Team record: 5-7 SU,7-5 ATS
San Diego is 11-5 ATS in its last 16 games
San Diego is 7-17 SU in its last 24 games
The total has gone OVER in 9 of San Diego’s last 13 games
ABOUT THE PANTHERS (4-8): Newton has excelled at home of late, throwing 19 touchdown passes and running for five more scores while being intercepted just six times in his last nine contests. Jonathan Stewart has rushed for seven touchdowns in his last seven games while Ted Ginn Jr. has hauled in a scoring pass in three consecutive contests. Linebacker Luke Kuechly has missed two games while in concussion protocol but has participated in practice this week and could play against San Diego.
Carolina was a 40-7 loser in its last match on the road against the Seahawks. They failed to cover the +9-point spread as underdogs, while the total score of 47 sent OVER bettors to the payout window.
Team record: 4-8 SU,3-7-2 ATS
Carolina is 1-2-2 ATS in its last 5 games
Carolina is 3-7 SU in its last 10 games
Carolina is 8-3-1 ATS in its last 12 games at home
1. Chargers RB Melvin Gordon is eight rushing yards shy from 1,000 on the season while WR Tyrell Williams needs 163 receiving to reach the plateau.
2. San Diego leads the NFL with 25 turnovers.
3. Carolina is 0-3 against the AFC West this season.