Tampa Bay Buccaneers vs Atlanta Falcons 1/8/2023 – The Tampa Bay Buccaneers will be locking horns with the Atlanta Falcons at the Mercedes-Benz Stadium on Sunday afternoon for some football action. The Tampa Bay Buccaneers are an even 8-8 on the scoreboard and are riding a winning streak as of now. The Atlanta Falcons were paired with the Arizona Cardinals last time out and managed to win, improving them to 6-10 on the season. The NFL betting expert picks predict the Atlanta Falcons to win the game on Sunday afternoon.
Tampa Bay Buccaneers vs Atlanta Falcons 1/8/2023
|When:||Sunday, January 8, 1:00 PM ET|
|Where:||Mercedes-Benz Stadium, Atlanta, Georgia|
|Buccaneers||+4 (-105)||40 o (-110)||-108|
|Falcons||-4 (-111)||40 u (-110)||-108|
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The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have won two games in a row, and most recently won against the Carolina Panthers with a final score of 30-24. As a team, the Buccaneers are scoring an average of 18.5 points in each game and are passing for 288.1 yards per matchup. The Tampa Bay offense in this football season is being led by Tom Brad who has thrown for a total of 4610 yards, scoring 24 touchdowns along the way with nine picks. On defense, the Buccaneers are allowing opponents to score an average of 20.5 points in each game played.
Players to watch: Tom Brady QB (GP 16 CMP 477 ATT 716 CMP% 66.6 YDS 4610 AVG 6.4 YDS/G 288.1 LNG 63 TD 24 INT 9 SACK 22 SYL 160 RTG 90.4), Leonard Fournette RB (GP 15 ATT 189 YDS 668 AVG 3.5 LNG 23 BIG 1 TD 3 YDS/G 44.5 FUM 0 LST 0 FD 39), Mike Evans WR (GP 15 REC 77 TGTS 127 YDS 1124 AVG 14.6 TD 6 LNG 63 BIG 19 YDS/G 74.9 FUM 0 LST 0 YAC 216 FD 53).
The Atlanta Falcons were riding a long losing streak and just broke it after winning against the Cardinals with a tight score of 20-19. As a team, the Falcons are scoring an average of 20.9 points in each game and are throwing for 168.9 yards in each matchup. The Atlanta offense this season is being led by Marc Mariota who has thrown for a total of 2219 yards, scoring 15 touchdowns along with nine picks. Defense-wise, the Falcons are allowing opponents to score an average of 23.1 points in each game played.
Players to watch: Marcus Mariota QB (GP 13 CMP 184 ATT 300 CMP% 61.3 YDS 2219 AVG 7.4 YDS/G 170.7 LNG 75 TD 15 INT 9 SACK 28 SYL 195 RTG 88.2, Tyler Allgeier RB (GP 15 ATT 186 YDS 900 AVG 4.8 LNG 44 BIG 5 TD 3 YDS/G 60 FUM 0 LST 0 FD 46), Drake London WR (GP 16 REC 66 TGTS 109 YDS 746 AVG 11.3 TD 4 LNG 37 BIG 8 YDS/G 46.6 FUM 3 LST 3 YAC 197 FD 43).
Tampa Bay Buccaneers vs Atlanta Falcons Betting Numbers
Tampa Bay Buccaneers
Tampa Bay are 1-5 ATS in their last 6 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 11 of Tampa Bay’s last 16 games.
Tampa Bay are 5-0 SU in their last 5 games against Atlanta.
Tampa Bay are 0-5 ATS in their last 5 games on the road.
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Tampa Bay’s last 6 games when playing on the road against Atlanta.
Atlanta are 2-8 ATS in their last 10 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Atlanta’s last 5 games.
Atlanta are 1-4 SU in their last 5 games.
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Atlanta’s last 9 games against Tampa Bay.
Atlanta are 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games at home.
Tampa Bay Buccaneers vs Atlanta Falcons Betting Picks
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have not been their best selves this season, and have been allowing too many points to get through in each game. The Falcons are also lagging behind in defense, but are certainly the stronger team. The Atlanta Falcons will win this game with a final score of 23-20 according to the top NFL betting websites US.