Carolina Panthers vs Atlanta Falcons 12/08/2019 Game Analysis, Spread and Odds
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Carolina Panthers vs Atlanta Falcons 12/08/2019 – If you’re planning to dabble in legal sports betting, then consider placing your stakes for an NFL team. The Carolina Panthers (5-7) are stalking the Atlanta Falcons (3-9). Both teams are in a bid to score more wins for the remainder of the season.
Carolina Panthers vs Atlanta Falcons 12/08/2019
The Panthers are reeling from a recent loss against the Washington Redskins. They absorbed a 29-21 defeat. QB Kyle Allen did his best to catch up, going for 27/46 with 278 air yards. He chucked in 2 thrown TDs and 1 interception. Christian McCaffrey worked on the ground, carrying the ball 14 times. He managed to run 44 yards. DJ Moore bagged the top receiver’s title with 6 catches for a total of 75 yards.
The Panthers were overwhelmed in yardage gained with 278 yards, while the opponent ended up with a higher 362. The Panthers rushed 20 out of 73 plays. This means that they stuck to a mixed offense. The opponent countered by doing a rush-based offense which, in the end, outscored the Panthers’ tactic.
The Panthers attempted to stem the opponent’s offense with a solid defense. They only managed to stave off the throws, limiting the opponent to a 52% completion rate. However, they were unable to find answers to 30 rush attempts. The Panthers better re-check their tactics if they plan on winning their coming match.
Players to watch:
K. Allen QB (9 GP 198 CMP 320 ATT 61.9 CMP% 2179 YDS 6.8 AVG 245.4 YDS/G 52 LNG 13 TD 9 INT 32 SACK 272 SYL 42.4 QBR 83.8 RTG), C. McCaffrey RB (11 GP 221 ATT 1123 YDS 5.1 AVG 84 LNG 6 BIG 12 TDS 102.1 YDS/G 1 FUM 0 LST 40 FD 11 GP 68 REC 83 TGTS 586 YDS 8.6 AVG 4 TD 25 LNG 6 BIG 53.3 YDS/G 0 FUM 0 LST 572 YAC 37 FD), R. Bonnafon RB (11 GP 11 ATT 95 YDS 8.6 AVG 59 LNG 1 BIG 1 TDS 8.6 YDS/G 0 FUM 0 LST 2 FD).
The Falcons tangled against the stat-superior New Orleans Saints. They bowed down with a 26-18 losing score. QB Matt Ryan was still able to perform well, going for 35/50 and covering a good 312 passing yards. He connected 2 thrown TDs with 2 picks. RB Devonta Freeman carried the ball 17 times. His rush attempts helped the team cover 51 yards. Calvin Ridley was the top receiver, with 8 catches adding up 91 yards.
The Falcons steeled themselves for a long game and partially succeeded in keeping up with the opponent. They did a mixed offense in response to the opponent’s strict rush defense. The Falcons only attempted to run for 26 out of 85 plays. In the tale of the yards, the Falcons had 348 as compared to the opponent’s 279.
Despite the yardage gain advantage, the Falcons were unable to convert their territory into points faster than their enemy could. They did fair defense, limiting the opponent to a 58% completion rate on throws and only allowing 18 rush attempts. Their efforts fell short, however. The Falcons better improve their scoring capabilities.
Players to watch:
M. Ryan QB (11 GP 301 CMP 447 ATT 67.3 CMP% 3246 YDS 7.3 AVG 304.7 YDS/G 54 LNG 20 TD 12 INT 38 SACK 268 SYL 56.7 QBR 92.2 RTG), D. Freeman RB (10 GP 124 ATT 422 YDS 3.4 AVG 28 LNG 3 BIG 0 TDS 42.2 YDS/G 2 FUM 1 LST 21 FD), B. Hill RB (8 GP 56 ATT 158 YDS 2.8 AVG 23 LNG 1 BIG 1 TDS 19.8 YDS/G 0 FUM 0 LST 8 FD).
Carolina Panthers vs Atlanta Falcons Betting Numbers
Panthers are 2-4 ATS in their last 6 games.
Falcons are 6-14 ATS in their last 20 games.
Carolina Panthers vs Atlanta Falcons Betting Picks
In betting sites USA, Atlanta is the favored team. The endgame score is pegged at 15.9 versus 30.6. Atlanta’s winning score will cover the spread, with a total going under.