Seahawks take on Bills in Week 15 contest
Seattle Seahawks vs Buffalo Bills Odds
The Buffalo Bills are 1-3 SU and 1-2-1 ATS in their four games at the Rogers Centre in Toronto, Canada, and will try to improve on that mark with a win this Sunday against the Seattle Seahawks. Seattle is 4-1 SU and ATS over its last five games.
Seattle is 2-5 SU and 3-4 ATS on the road this season in contrast to a perfect 6-0 SU and ATS at home. The total has gone OVER in all seven meetings between the Seattle Seahawks and Buffalo Bills since 1995.
The Bills were listed as 3-point underdogs at Bovada and other online sportsbooks, with the total listed at one point at 42.5.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Bills sit at No. 23 in the current NFL Power Rankings here at OddsShark, while the Seahawks are at No. 4 on that chart. Math models have concluded that the Seahawks will win this game 30-17.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits Buffalo's No. 19-ranked offense, averaging 22.2 PPG, against a Seahawks defense that ranks No. 2 this week at 15.5 PPG. The Bills aerial game is averaging 200.2 yards per game, more than the Seahawks secondary allows through the air, 196.3 YPG per game.
In comparing defenses, the Seahawks own the league's No. 14-rated front 7 in terms of stopping the run, allowing 111.4 yards per game when on the road. Buffalo, on the other hand, rates No. 5 this week in generating rushing yards at home.
The Seahawks were a 58-0 winner in their most recent outing at home against the Cardinals. They covered the 11.5-point spread as favorites, while the total score (58) made winners of OVER bettors. Marshawn Lynch rushed for 3 TDs as Seattle earned a 58-0 win over Arizona in their last outing on Sunday at CenturyLink Field.
Last time out for Buffalo, they were a 15-12 loser as they battled the Rams at home. The Bills failed to cover in the match as a 3.5-point favorite, while 27 combined points moved the game UNDER for totals bettors. In their last game, the Bills were Week 14 losers coming out on the wrong end of 15-12 score against St. Louis.
Seattle Seahawks Trends:
When playing in December are 6-4
When playing on turf are 7-3
After outgaining opponent are 8-2
When favored on the road are 4-6
Buffalo Bills Trends:
When playing in December are 4-6
When playing on turf are 3-7
After being outgained are 4-6
When an underdog at home are 3-7
A few Seahawks at Bills trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Seattle's last 5 games when playing Buffalo
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Seattle's last 6 games
Seattle is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
Seattle is 1-4 ATS in its last 5 games when playing Buffalo
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Buffalo's last 5 games when playing Seattle
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Buffalo's last 6 games
Buffalo is 6-16 SU in its last 22 games
Seattle home to San Francisco, Sunday, December 23
Buffalo at Miami, Sunday, December 23