Carolina Panthers vs Tampa Bay Buccaneers 10/13/2019 Odds, Picks and Previews
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Carolina Panthers vs Tampa Bay Buccaneers 10/13/2019- The Carolina Panthers (3-2) are pouncing on the Tampa Bay Cubbaneers (2-3), and the best online betting sites are scrambling to predict who’ll come out on top!
Carolina Panthers vs Tampa Bay Buccaneers 10/13/2019
The Panthers are entering the battle with a recent win over the Jacksonville Jaguars. The Panthers won despite a high-scoring matchup, ending with a 32-27 scoreboard. Kyle Allen, the QB of the hour, notched 17/30 at 181 passing yards and successfully tossed a touchdown. Christian McCaffrey was the top runner, going up to 84 yards on his longest run. He also accumulated 176 yards due to 19 carries, eventually scoring 2 touchdowns. DJ Moore knew the ball’s sweet spot, catching it 6 times over 91 yards. The Panthers turned to the rushing tactic 27 times out of their total 61 plays. They gained 285 out of 445 yards due to rush plays. The Panthers also connected 22 first downs. However this feat was diminished by 8 penalties, which cost the Panthers 70 yards.
On the defensive end, the Panthers didn’t shoot down 26 out of 44 catch attempts, allowing the opponent 149 out of 507 yards gained. The opponent ended up with a completion percentage of 59% and the Panthers gathered 3 turnovers. The Panthers have very good defensive and rushing stats, a good balance that many teams need.
Players to watch: Cam Newton 89 ATT 50 CMP 572 YDS 0 TD; Christian McCaffrey 86 CAR 411 YDS 4.8 AVG 4 TD 25 REC 218 YDS 8.7 AVG; D.J. Moore 1 CAR 12 YDS 12 AVG 0 TD 20 REC 261 YDS 13 AVG; Greg Olsen 18 REC 226 YDS 12.6 AVG 2 TDS; Curtis Samuel 16 REC 208 YDS 13 AVG 1 TDS
Tampa Bay Buccaneers
The Buccaneers have a very good reason to win this game. They lost their previous matchup versus the Saints. The valiant run of Ronald Jones II was highlighted by a 14-yard long run. He also carried the ball 9 times, gaining 35 yards sin the process. QB Jameis Winston contributed 15/27 and 204 passing yards, earning 2 touchdowns and no interceptions. The Buccaneers collected 94 out of 252 gained yards due to rush plays. 22 out of 55 plays were runs; their 19 first downs were checked by 4 penalties which cost them 30 yards.
The Buccaneers had difficulty stopping their enemy with their defense, giving up a total of 457 yards and 1 forced turnover. Their opponent’s 28 out of 36 attempts netted a 78% completion rate. While the Buccaneers have fair offense, their defense is riddled with holes. They better solve this defensive crisis if they are to hold their own versus their upcoming opponent.
Players to watch: Jameis Winston 139 ATT 87 CMP 1167 YDS 9 TD; Ronald Jones 50 CAR 234 YDS 4.7 AVG 1 TD; Peyton Barber 53 CAR 182 YDS 3.4 AVG 2 TD; Chris Godwin 26 REC 386 YDS 14.8 AVG 4 TDS; Mike Evans 18 REC 368 YDS 20.4 AVG 4 TDS; O.J. Howard 10 REC 131 YDS 13.1 AVG 0 TDS; Dare Ogunbowale 11 REC 81 YDS 7.4 AVG 0 TDS
Carolina Panthers vs Tampa Bay Buccaneers Betting Trends
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Carolina’s last 9 games
Tampa Bay Buccaneers
Tampa Bay is 2-6 SU in its last 8 games
Carolina Panthers vs Tampa Bay Buccaneers Betting Picks
In sports betting USA estimate, the predicted score is 19.6 versus 26.1 for a Tampa Bay win. They will cover the spread with a total going under.