Seattle Seahawks vs Los Angeles Rams 11/19/2023 – On Sunday, the NFL stage will come alive with excitement when the Seattle Seahawks (6-3) travel to SoFi Stadium to face the Los Angeles Rams (3-6). This NFC West showdown promises high stakes as both sides look to make an impressive statement about who reigns supreme within this highly contested division. The Seattle Seahawks, currently sitting at an impressive 6-3 record, have been led by their impressive offense under star quarterback Russell Wilson’s direction. The Seattle Seahawks are predicted to win here by the best NFL betting picks.
Seattle Seahawks vs Los Angeles Rams 11/19/2023
|When:||Sunday, November 19, 4:25 PM ET|
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Seattle’s 6-3 record is a testament to their resilience in overcoming challenges and finding unexpected victories. A recent hard-fought victory against Washington (29-26) demonstrated their ability to prevail even during tight games. Quarterback Geno Smith led their offense with 1802 passing yards, 9 touchdowns, and 7 interceptions; their offense ranks middle of-the-pack for passing (233.1 YPG, 17th place in this league) as well as running (97.3 YPG 23rd). They rely heavily on him and DK Metcalf (who boasts 454 receiving yards).
Seattle’s Remarkable Defense
However, Seattle’s defensive performance has raised serious issues, ranking 22nd in points against (21.9) and 25th in total yards against (354.13). Defensive standouts like Boye Mafe (with 6 sacks) and Tre Brown (2 interceptions) have displayed moments of brilliance on defense; yet a concerning 31st-ranked time of possession (27:03) poses a potential hurdle, particularly against a Rams team that excels at controlling game tempo; Seattle’s offense led by Smith has displayed moments of brilliance; sustained consistency is needed on offense; therefore this matchup becomes a litmus test of whether the Seahawks can maintain offensive prowess while meeting defensive challenges head on.
Rams Struggles and Redemption Journey
Conversely, the Rams have had an extremely difficult season thus far, highlighted by their 20-3 loss to Green Bay on November 8. Despite a 3-6 record and talented roster players such as Matthew Stafford (despite an injury), make their pursuit of redemption all the more captivating. Stafford amassed 2070 passing yards for 8 touchdowns and 7 interceptions while leading their offense into 17th position for both total yards (354.0 per game) and passing yards (249.1 per game). Rising star Puka Nacua with 827 receiving yards has emerged as a key target.
Rams are Strong in Defense
On defense, the Rams share similarities with the Seattle Seahawks by ranking 23rd in points against (22.7) and 22nd in total yards against (340), thanks to Aaron Donald’s five sacks as their defensive anchor. A crucial factor lies within their 18th-ranked time of possession (29:53) which emphasizes its significance when controlling game pace. With Stafford’s status uncertain and Washington’s powerful offense being an uphill battle ahead for the Los Angeles Rams’ defense led by Donald.
Key Matchups and Exciting Clashes
Smith and Metcalf look set to engage in an engaging battle against Stafford and the Rams’ defensive unit at SoFi Stadium, providing fans with an intriguing NFC West showdown. Seattle is known for their offensive prowess while Los Angeles stands firm defensively – thus adding another dimension to this matchup.
NFL Latest Odds: SEA -1 ; O/U 46
Seattle Seahawks hold an advantage against Los Angeles Rams in this divisional matchup. Seattle’s well-rounded offense led by Geno Smith and Metcalf is poised to exploit any defensive weakness on the Los Angeles Rams’ behalf, particularly with Stafford potentially missing from their lineup and inconsistency between performances being experienced throughout their season. Seattle carries more incentive for victory, given their ongoing playoff contention compared to Los Angeles which seems almost certain of missing postseason contention altogether; thus setting up an engaging encounter where Seattle holds the upper hand.
Seattle Seahawks Betting Trends
Seattle are 5-12-1 ATS in their last 18 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Seattle’s last 6 games.
Seattle are 6-2 SU in their last 8 games.
Seattle are 0-6 ATS in their last 6 games against LA Rams.
Seahawks are 4-9 SU in their last 13 games against LA Rams.
Seattle are 2-6 ATS in their last 8 games on the road.
Seattle are 2-9 ATS in their last 11 games when playing on the road against LA Rams.
Seahawkse are 5-0 SU in their last 5 games against an opponent in the National Football Conference conference.
The total has gone UNDER in 10 of Seattle’s last 15 games against an opponent in the National Football Conference West division.
Seattle are 2-6 SU in their last 8 games played in November.
Los Angeles Rams Betting Trends
LA Rams are 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of LA Rams’ last 5 games.
LA Rams are 1-4 SU in their last 5 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of LA Rams’ last 5 games against Seattle.
LA Rams are 5-2 ATS in their last 7 games at home.
LA Rams are 9-2 ATS in their last 11 games when playing at home against Seattle.
Rams are 2-11 SU in their last 13 games against an opponent in the National Football Conference conference.
LA Rams are 2-6 SU in their last 8 games against an opponent in the National Football Conference West division.
The total has gone UNDER in 10 of LA Rams’ last 15 games played in November.
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of LA Rams’ last 9 games played on a Sunday.
Seattle Seahawks vs Los Angeles Rams Betting Pick
Metcalf will likely exploit any defensive weaknesses on display by the Rams, while Seattle looks to capitalize on them while they fight to make the playoffs themselves. Expect an intense, strategically charged matchup at SoFi Stadium that ends with Seattle prevailing and further cementing their standing in this fierce NFC West rivalry. The top online sportsbooks in week 11 NFL betting predictions are siding with the Seattle Seahawks in this game.
Score Prediction: Seahawks 24, Rams 20.