It will be an NFC West divisional battle on Monday Night Football as the Seattle Seahawks will travel to play the St Louis Rams on October 28th. The Seahawks and Rams will get things started from St Louis at 8:40PM Eastern Time and ESPN TV will provide the coast to coast TV broadcast. Get NFL Monday Night Football odds at Oddsmaker sportsbook.
The current wagering odds from Monday Night Football have the road side Seattle Seahawks favored by -13 ½ points with an over under line set at 43 ½ points. Those who play Seattle on the money line will lay -650 odds with the return on the St Louis Rams at +485 odds.
The Seattle Seahawks have dominated recent head to head meetings with the St Louis Rams winning four of their past five meetings and eight of ten. Seattle enters play with a 6-1 record as they come off the 34-22 road victory on Thursday Night Football way back on October 17th against the Arizona Cardinals as a -4 ½ point favorite. So Seattle will have plenty of rest as they enter play on Monday Night Football. The Seahawks are an outstanding defensive team as they rank second in total defense by allowing just 282 yards per game. Opposing teams score just 16.6 points a game on the Seahawks defense good for third best in scoring defense in the league. This an important game for Seattle as they hold a one game lead in the loss column over the San Francisco 49ers in the NFC West. By finishing in first place in the division the Seahawks would earn a possible first round bye and home field while San Francisco would have to be a road wildcard team for the first two NFL playoff games. The Seahawks have good balance on both sides of the football as they sport the number one rushing offense in the league with 154 yards rushing per game in 2013. The St Louis Rams hope for a playoff spot may have vanished as they lose starting quarterback Sam Bradford with a season ending knee injury. Things were so desperate for St Louis is that word came out that the Rams were contacting 44 year old Bret Favre to come out of retirement. Tells you how confident the Rams are with their backup.
With our NFL pro football pick for Monday we will play on the Seattle Seahawks -13 ½ points against the St Louis Rams at the sportsbook.