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The Tampa Bay Buccaneers and the Carolina Panthers will both be gunning for a victory on Sunday when they meet at Bank of America Stadium.
Last time out for Tampa Bay, they were a 24-21 winner as they battled the Lions on the road. The Buccaneers covered in the match as a 7-point underdog, while 45 combined points moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.
The Panthers were a 20-16 winner in their most recent outing on the road against the Dolphins. They failed to cover the 4.5-point spread as favorites, while the total score (36) made winners of UNDER bettors.
Tampa Bay has won 3 straight games.
Carolina has won 7 straight games.
Tampa Bay: 3-8 SU, 5-6 ATS
Carolina: 8-3 SU, 7-4 ATS
Tampa Bay most recently:
When playing in December are 2-8
When playing on grass are 2-8
After being outgained are 2-8
When playing within the division are 4-6
Carolina most recently:
When playing in December are 7-3
When playing on grass are 8-2
After being outgained are 4-6
When playing within the division are 6-4
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Tampa Bay's last 7 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Tampa Bay's last 7 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 9 of Tampa Bay's last 13 games when playing on the road against Carolina
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Tampa Bay's last 6 games when playing Carolina
Carolina is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
Carolina is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Carolina's last 6 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Carolina's last 5 games
Tampa Bay home to Buffalo, Sunday, December 8
Carolina at New Orleans, Sunday, December 8