Lions vs Seahawks Prediction

Check out our free Seahawks vs Lions prediction for the NFL week 4 game in Detroit. 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.

Seahawks vs Lions Prediction & NFL Odds for Week 4

On Sunday, October 2nd, the Seattle Seahawks travel to take on the Detroit Lions at Ford Field. The two NFC teams will kick things off at 1:00 PM ET, and will be televised on FOX.

Heading into Sunday’s game, Detroit is the odds on favorite to come away with the win. Will they be able to take care of business at home? Or, does Seattle have what it takes to make things interesting? Keep reading to USA Wager’s Seahawks vs Lions prediction.

  • Spread: SEA +4.0 | DET -4.0
  • MoneyLine: SEA 177 | DET +-213
  • Total: 48.0

 

Seahawks vs Lions Prediction: Spread

Heading into this week 4 contest vs Detroit, the Seahawks have an overall record of 1-2. This includes going 0-2 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 -7.67 points per game. So far, the Seahawks have been favored in 2 of their 3 games. The average point spread in these matchups is 7.25.

In their last 5 games away from home, the Seahawks have a straight up record of 2-3-0 while going 2-3 vs the spread. The team’s offense averaged 20.6 points per game in these contests. Spanning across their last 5 games as the underdog, Seattle has an ATS record of 3-2 while going 3-2 straight up.

Heading into week 4, the Lions have played all of their games against NFC opponents. So far, they have a record of 1-2. This season, Detroit currently has an average point differential of 0.67 points per game, placing them 15th in the league. Heading into the game, the Lions will be favored for the first time this season. So far, they have been the underdog in every game, with an average spread of 4.17 points.

Across their last 5 home contests, Detroit has been good against the spread posting a mark of 5-0. Their overall mark in these games was 4-1, while averaging 33.4 points per game. Looking back on the team’s last 5 games as the favorite, the Lions have a straight up record 2-3. Their record vs the spread in these games was 2-3.

If looking to place a wager on the spread for this game, we recommend taking the Seahawks to cover the spread vs Detroit. Look for the team’s ground game to come to life in week 4. Even though Seattle is ranked just 29th in rush yards per game, this looks to be a favorable matchup for the unit.

Free Spread Prediction: Seattle Seahawks 4.0

Seahawks vs Lions Prediction: Total

Heading into this week’s matchup, the Seahawks have an over-under record of 1-2. On the season, Seattle is ranked just 28th in points per game at 15.67. Defensively, the team comes in closer to the league average, allowing 23.33 points per contest. On the other side, the Lions have finished each of their 3 games with point totals higher than the posted over-under betting line, sitting at 3-0. So far, the Lions have put together the 2nd ranked scoring offense at 31.67 points per game. However, the team has struggled on defense, giving up 31.0 points per contest.

In this week’s matchup, we see the Seahawks and Lions combining for 45 points, leading us to recommend taking the under.

Free Total Prediction: Under 48.0

 

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