Detroit Lions at Green Bay Packers 10/14/19 - NFL Betting Picks & Odds
Detroit Lions vs. Green Bay Packers
NFL: 8:15 PM EST
Oct. 14, 2019
Latest Odds : GB -4.5 Total 47
Monday Night Football is set to have a great game here as the Lions are facing the Packers in the black and blue rivalry game here. The Lions have been impressive on the season actually and have picked up a couple of wins, but the Lions have only managed to lose a single game on the year as well. What else is impressive for the Lions is the how strong the offense has been able to show up on the year.
The Packers for their part have lost once this year and outside of the loss were able to completely crush their opponents. In the last game for the Packers they were able to come into the game against the Cowboys and managed to pick up a 10 point victory and that was a very impressive win for the Packers as they controlled the game from all aspects.
Detroit has been able to rely on Matthew Stafford this year for the passing yardage as he has thrown the ball for 1122 yards and 9 touchdowns, but has only been picked off 2 times. The rushing attack for the Lions has saw Kerryon Johnson carry the ball 74 times for 251 yards and a touchdown on the year so far.
With the Packers they have been able to get great coverage from Aaron Rodgers on the season. He has thrown the ball for 1307 yards and 6 touchdowns, but has been picked off only a single time on the year. When it comes to rushing the ball the Packers have relied on Aaron Jones to carry the ball. Jones this year has carried the ball a total of 78 times for 302 yards and 8 touchdowns.
Recent Betting Trends:
Lions are 5-2 ATS in their last 7 Monday games.
Packers are 21-10-1 ATS in their last 32 games in October.
Under is 8-3 in Lions last 11 games overall.
Under is 5-0 in Packers last 5 vs. NFC North.
Free Betting Pick: Detroit Lions +4.5
For the Packers they are playing in a division rivalry game here and that will help them out quite a bit. What else will help the Packers out is they are playing at home. While the Packers loss has come at home, that was early on in the year and now the Packers are looking a lot more experienced and comfortable at home and in games facing a decent defense. Look for the Packers to win this game, but they do not cover the spread. Final Score, Green Bay Packers win, but fail to cover 24-21.