It is the big game of week thirteen from the NFL as the New Orleans Saints will hit the road to face the Seattle Seahawks on Monday Night Football on December 2nd. The Saints and Seahawks will get things started from Seattle at 8:40PM Eastern Time and ESPN TV will provide the coast to coast TV broadcast. Check the NFL odds at Top Bet sportsbook.
The betting odds from this Monday Night Football game has the home side Seattle Seahawks favored by -6 points with a total lined at 47 ½ points. Those playing Seattle on the money line will lay -240 odds with the return on New Orleans at +200 odds.
This game can go a long way to determine home field advantage throughout the NFC playoffs. The Saints are 9-2 on the year while the Seahawks are 10-1. New Orleans has a monster game next week as they host the hot Carolina Panthers next week on Sunday night football. Carolina is sitting at home on Monday night just one game behind the Saints. With Carolina on their mind the Saints must play in one of the toughest stadiums in football in Seattle. The Seahawks are a perfect 5-0 straight up on their home field this year. The Seahawks are built to beat a team like New Orleans. They play in an outdoor stadium with cold and wet wintery conditions. The weather forecast calls for rain in Seattle. This works perfectly for Seattle as they will lean on their second ranked rushing offense as the team runs for 148 yards per game ranking second best in the NFL. They are also putting up points this season with nearly 28 points per game average ranking second in the league. On defense the Seahawks defense the pass best in the league as they allow just 189 yards passing per game. Seattle is number two in scoring defense by allowing 16.3 points a game. This is a very tough spot for the Saints. They are now a power running team and power run teams usually do best in December as bad weather hits many NFL cities. A bad sign for New Orleans was a 26-20 road defeat at the New York Jets as the Jets utilized a ground and pound game plan to beat the Saints by margin.
With our NFL pro football pick for Monday we will play on the Seattle Seahawks -6 points at online sportsbook usa.