Los Angeles Rams vs. Seattle Seahawks: Best Odds and Preview for Week 5

By BestOdds Analyst | October 4, 2021, 8:33 pm

The Los Angeles Rams (3-1) and Seattle Seahawks (2-2) will meet in a battle of two division rivals. The Rams are small favorites (-1.5). An over/under of 54.5 points has been set for the matchup.

Best odds for Rams vs. Seahawks

Welcome to the BestOdds betting breakdown where we use data from our industry leading partner, Sportradar, to identify performance trends in order to analyze teams’ chances in the upcoming game.

Today, we are looking at the NFL matchup between the Los Angeles Rams and Seattle Seahawks in which the Rams are currently the clear pick among bettors to cover the spread.

Rams Vs. Seahawks Spread Betting Action

Rams vs Seahawks Moneyline Action
Rams Seahawks
Bet % 55% 45%
Stake % 71% 29%

Los Angeles stats and betting info

Betting trends for Los Angeles

  • Los Angeles is 2-2-0 against the spread this season.
  • The Rams have a 1-2 record against the spread in games they were favored by 1.5 points or more this season.
  • In Los Angeles’ four games with a set total, all have hit the over.
Stat Average (Total) Rank
Pass yards 305.5 (1222) 5
Rush yards 93.0 (372) 22
Points scored 28.8 (115) 6
Pass yards against 297.0 (1188) 26
Rush yards against 123.5 (494) 22
Points allowed 24.8 (99) 19

Key players for Los Angeles

  • Matthew Stafford has 1,222 yards passing for Los Angeles, completing 68.1% of his passes and tossing 11 touchdowns and two interceptions this season.
  • The team’s top rusher, Darrell Henderson, has carried the ball 43 times for 212 yards (53.0 per game), scoring two times. He’s also caught nine passes for 73 yards.
  • Sony Michel has been handed the ball 34 times this year and racked up 126 yards (31.5 per game)..
  • Cooper Kupp’s leads his squad with 431 yards as a receiver. He’s racked up that yardage on 30 catches (out of 46 targets) and scored five touchdowns.
  • Van Jefferson has hauled in 13 receptions totaling 226 yards, finding the end zone two times as a receiver so far this campaign.
  • Robert Woods’ 15 catches have turned into 172 yards and two touchdowns.

Los Angeles injuries

Rams: Troy Hill: Questionable (Ankle), Micah Kiser: Questionable (Groin), Bobby Evans: Out (Shoulder)

BestOdds rating 9.4
Risk Free Bet Up To $5,000

Seattle stats and betting info

Betting trends for Seattle

  • Seattle is 2-2-0 against the spread this season.
  • The Seahawks are a perfect 1-0 against the spread when an underdog by 1.5 points or more this season.
  • Out of Seattle’s four games with a set total, one has hit the over (25%).
Stat Average (Total) Rank
Pass yards 261.0 (1044) 18
Rush yards 107.0 (428) 17
Points scored 25.8 (103) 9
Pass yards against 310.8 (1243) 29
Rush yards against 152.0 (608) 31
Points allowed 25.0 (100) 20

Key players for Seattle

  • Russell Wilson leads Seattle with 1,044 yards on 79-of-109 passing with nine touchdowns compared to zero interceptions this season. He has chipped in with 58 rushing yards (14.5 ypg) on 15 carries while scoring one touchdown on the ground.
  • Chris Carson has run the ball 54 times for 232 yards, with three touchdowns.
  • Alex Collins has run for 77 yards across 13 attempts, scoring one touchdown.
  • Tyler Lockett has hauled in 333 receiving yards on 20 catches to pace his team so far this season while scoring three touchdowns as a receiver.
  • D.K. Metcalf has caught 20 passes and compiled 285 receiving yards (71.3 per game) with three touchdowns.
  • Freddie Swain’s 12 targets have resulted in nine catches for 125 yards and two touchdowns.

Seattle injuries

Seahawks: Quinton Dunbar: Questionable (Knee), Delano Hill: Questionable (Back), Jordyn Brooks: Questionable (Knee), Mike Iupati: Questionable (Knee), Carlos Hyde: Questionable (Shoulder), Jamal Adams: Out (Groin)

Pick for Rams vs. Seahawks

An in-depth games analysis paired with the bet split data provided by regulated betting sites favors the Rams to cover the spread against the Seahawks.

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