Cardinals vs Panthers Prediction

Check out our free Cardinals vs Panthers prediction for the NFL week 4 game in Charlotte. See who USA Wager likes to win and cover the spread in this football game. And, get our insight into the best over-under point total bet.

Cardinals vs Panthers Prediction & NFL Odds for Week 4

On Sunday, October 2nd, the Arizona Cardinals travel to take on the Carolina Panthers at Bank of America Stadium. The two NFC teams will kick things off at 4:05 PM ET, and will be televised on FOX.

Heading into Sunday’s game, the odds suggest this will be a close matchup, with Carolina getting a slight edge on the spread. However, Arizona will head to Bank of America Stadium looking to pull off a road upset. Keep reading to USA Wager’s Cardinals vs Panthers prediction.

  • Spread: ARI +1.5 | CAR -1.5
  • MoneyLine: ARI 100 | CAR +-121
  • Total: 42.5

 

Cardinals vs Panthers Prediction: Spread

Heading into this week 4 contest vs Carolina, the Cardinals have an overall record of 1-2. This includes going 0-1 in the NFC. With this record, the team is in the bottom half of the league in point differential. For the season, they have an average scoring margin of -8.33 points per game. Through 3 games, the Cardinals have been the underdog in every contest. Currently, their average point spread is 5.0.

When looking at their past 5 road matchups, Arizona has an ATS record of 3-2 while averaging 22.0 per game. The team went 3-2-0 overall in these games. Over the last 5 games as the betting favorite, the Cardinals have a straight up record of 2-3 while going 2-3 vs the spread.

Heading into this week 4 contest vs Arizona, the Panthers have an overall record of 1-2. This includes going 1-1 in the NFC. On the season, Carolina has one of the better scoring margins in the NFL, ranking 12th with an average differential of 1.0 points. So far, the Panthers have been favored in 2 of their 3 games. The average point spread in these matchups is (-1.25, 2).

Through their last 5 home games, Carolina has an ATS record of just 1-4. However, their overall record was 1-4 while averaging 18.8 points per game. Carolina has not performed well as the betting favorite of late, going just 0-5 straight up and 0-5 against the spread.

In this matchup, we suggest grabbing the Cardinals on the spread as +1.5 point underdogs. On offense, look for the team’s 12th ranked passing attack to continue playing well on their way to covering the spread.

Free Spread Prediction: Arizona Cardinals 1.5

Cardinals vs Panthers Prediction: Total

Heading into this week’s matchup, the Cardinals have an over-under record of 1-1-1. This season, the Cardinals are averaging 20.67 points per contest, placing them 13th in the league. Defensively, the team is ranked just 31st in points allowed per game. On the other side, heading into this week’s matchup, the Panthers have an over-under record of 1-2. So far, the Panthers have found the most success on defense, ranking 12th in points allowed. On offense, they are closer to the NFL average at 20.67 points per game.

In this week’s matchup, we see the Cardinals and Panthers combining for 42 points, leading us to recommend taking the under.

Free Total Prediction: Under 42.5

 

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