Check out our free Rams vs Packers pick and preview for NFL week 15 game in Green Bay. See who we like to win and cover the spread in this week’s NFL matchup.
Rams vs Packers Pick & Preview- NFL Week 15
Kickoff for this matchup between the Los Angeles Rams and Green Bay Packers is set for 8:15 PM ET. The game will be played in Green Bay, WI at Lambeau Field, with ESPN carrying television coverage. In a matchup between two NFC teams, the Packers are 7.0 favorites at home.
Rams vs Packers Matchup at a Glance
- Sport: NFL
- Teams: Los Angeles Rams at Green Bay Packers
- Where: Green Bay at Lambeau Field
- Date: Monday, December 19th
- Betting Odds GB -7.0, LAR +256 | GB +-326 O/U 39.5
Will Baker Mayfield And The Rams Keep Things Interesting vs Green Bay?
In their last game vs the Las Vegas Raiders, the Rams won by a score of 17-16. The 1 point win gave the team a non-conference victory. In terms of betting, Los Angeles picked up an ATS victory, as they were the 6.0 point underdogs. With an over-under betting line of 41, the two teams fell below that figure as they combined for 33.
On the ground, Los Angeles ended with just 71 rushing yards on 22 attempts. Although Cam Akers did not come away with a huge yardage total, he did pick up a rushing touchdown.
Against Las Vegas, quarterback Baker Mayfield threw for a total of 230 yards and a passer rating of 91.4. Mayfield was able to find the endzone 1 time through the air. Ben Skowronek was the team’s leader in the passing game, finishing with 89 yards and 7 catches. With 34 passes per game, Los Angeles ranks 18th in the league. Going into the game, the Rams have thrown a total of 13.0 interceptions, coming on a passing completion percentage of 64.89% (17th).
Will The Packers Take Care Of Business As Heavy Home Favorite?
Looking back to last week, the Packers defeated the Chicago Bears by a score of 28-19. This win was paired with an ATS victory, as they went into the game by -3.5 point favorites. The teams combined for a total of 47 points, which surpassed the over-under betting line of 45.
Throughout the game, Green Bay relied on the ground attack, finishing with 175 on 32 carries. In addition to running for 93 yards, AJ Dillon ran for 1 score.
On his way to compiling 182 passing yards, Aaron Rodgers finished with a passer rating of 85.7. To finish the game, Rodgers had 1 passing touchdown. Leading the team’s passing attack was Allen Lazard, who finished with 67 yards, including a yards per reception figure of 13.4. Green Bay throws the ball 33.9 times per game, ranking them 17th in the league. This season, 55.12% of the team’s offensive plays have come through the pass, placing them 15th in the NFL.
Odds & Free Betting Analysis for this NFL Game
Last season, the Rams and Packers met up for 1 game, with Green Bay picking up a 36-28 victory. Green Bay also covered the spread as 1.5-point underdogs. The over-under line was set at 46.0 points.
Los Angeles comes into the game looking to continue their recent success over Los Angeles, as they have a record of 4-1. The two teams have combined to average 50.8 points per game in their last 5 meetings.
The Green Bay Packers have gone 5-0-0 vs the spread in these games. The Rams’ offense has averaged 21.0 points per game over the 5 most recent meetings with Green Bay, compared to the Packers at 29.8.
Although Los Angeles has a straight-up record of 1-4-0 in their last 5 road games, they have not held up as well vs the spread going 2-2-1. The team averaged 14.4 points per game in these games.
Through their last 5 home contests, the Packers’ offense has averaged 21.4 points per game while allowing an average of 26.6. Green Bay posted an overall record of 2-3 while going 1-4 ATS.
Rams vs Packers Pick
- Free Spread Prediction: Packers -7.0
- Free Total Prediction: Under 39.5