A Week 7 matchup features the New Orleans Saints (3-2) squaring off against the Seattle Seahawks (2-4). The Saints ( ) take to the road against the Seahawks ( to win on the moneyline) on October 25, 2021 at 8:15 PM ET on ESPN. An over/under of points has been set for the matchup by oddsmakers.
The betting insights and predictions in this article reflect betting data from DraftKings as of October 25, 2021, 7:48 PM ET. See the table below for current betting odds and CLICK HERE to bet at DraftKings Sportsbook.
Saints Vs Seahawks Odds
|ATS pick||Over/Under pick|
|Seahawks (+4.5)||Over (43)|
Predictions are calculated by a data-driven algorithm (raw power score) that ranks head-to-head matchup results within a closed network of games. Prediction confidence is determined by the delta between each team’s raw power score.
Team Stat Rankings
|Off. Points per Game (Rank)||25.4 (26)||23.3 (20)|
|Def. Points per Game (Rank)||18.2 (1)||24.8 (14)|
|Off. Yards per Play (Rank)||5.2 (25)||6.2 (3)|
|Def. Yards per Play (Rank)||5.3 (7)||5.9 (23)|
|Turnovers Allowed (Rank)||5 (2)||4 (1)|
|Turnovers Forced (Rank)||10 (9)||6 (23)|
Saints Betting Insights
- New Orleans has beaten the spread three times in five games.
- The Saints are winless ATS (0-1) when playing as at least 4.5-point favorites this year.
- Two of New Orleans’ five games have gone over the point total.
- New Orleans and its opponent have combined to score more than 43 points twice this season.
- The point total average for Saints games this season is 44.6, 1.6 points higher than the over/under for this matchup.
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Seahawks Betting Insights
- Seattle has covered the spread three times in six games.
- The Seahawks are unbeaten ATS (1-0) as a 4.5-point favorite or greater this year.
- Seattle has had one game (out of six) hit the over this season.
- Every Seattle game has finished with more than 43 points this season.
- This season, Seahawks games have resulted in an average scoring total of 51.0, which is 8.0 points higher than the over/under for this matchup.
Saints Players to Watch
- Jameis Winston has been a dual threat to lead New Orleans in both passing and rushing. He has 892 passing yards, completing 60.3% of his passes and tossing 12 touchdown passes and three interceptions this season. He’s rushed for 86 yards (17.2 ypg) on 20 carries with one rushing touchdown.
- Alvin Kamara has carried the ball 94 times for a team-high 368 yards (73.6 per game) with one score. He has also caught 15 passes for 113 yards and three receiving touchdowns.
- Deonte Harris’ team-high 236 yards as a receiver have come on 12 receptions (out of 16 targets) with two touchdowns.
- Marquez Callaway has caught 13 passes for 222 yards (44.4 yards per game) and three touchdowns this year.
- Tanoh Kpassagnon leads the team with 2.0 sacks, and also has 1.0 TFL and 12 tackles.
- Demario Davis, New Orleans’ top tackler, has 38 tackles, 4.0 TFL, and 1.0 sack this year.
- Paulson Adebo leads the team with two interceptions, while also collecting 23 tackles and two passes defended.
Seahawks Players to Watch
- The team’s top rusher, Alex Collins, has carried the ball 48 times for 225 yards (37.5 per game) with two touchdowns.
- Travis Homer has piled up 37 yards (on four carries), while also catching seven passes for 102 yards.
- D.K. Metcalf’s 441 receiving yards (73.5 yards per game) are a team high. He has 31 catches on 45 targets with five touchdowns.
- Tyler Lockett has caught 27 passes and compiled 425 receiving yards (70.8 per game) with three touchdowns.
- Freddie Swain’s 18 targets have resulted in 12 receptions for 130 yards and two touchdowns.
- Darrell Taylor has 4.0 sacks to lead the team, and also has 3.0 TFL and 16 tackles.
- Bobby Wagner, Seattle’s top tackler, has 72 tackles, 2.0 TFL, and 1.0 sack this year.
- Quandre Diggs leads the team with two interceptions, while also recording 38 tackles and three passes defended.
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