NFL Week 7 Odds & Lines: New Orleans Saints Vs. Arizona Cardinals
Betting Matchup Preview
- Who: New Orleans Saints at Arizona Cardinals
- When: Thursday, Oct. 20 (Week 7)
- Time: 8:15 p.m. ET
- Where: State Farm Stadium (Glendale, AZ)
Betting Odds Summary
- Spread: Saints +3 (-110), Cardinals -3 (-110)
- Moneyline: Saints (+125), Cardinals (-150)
- Total: Over/Under 43.5 (-110/-110)
Note: Chances and lines are current at the hour of composing and dependent on future developments.
The New Orleans Holy people will go to the desert to play the Arizona Cardinals on Week 7’s portion of Thursday Night Football.
The two crews are 2-4 and outwardly searching in at the end of the season games. The Holy people have been obliterated by wounds, leaving Jameis Winston, Michael Thomas, Jarvis Landry and Marshon Lattimore in risk of missing the early evening issue.
The Cardinals are additionally beaten up, as James Conner, Rodney Hudson and Marquise Brown are all at risk for missing the game. They are getting wide beneficiary DeAndre Hopkins back from his six-game suspension, be that as it may, which ought to give the offense a lift alongside the appearance of Robbie Anderson by means of exchange.
The betting opportunities for Thursday are endless. Both teams are in dire need of a win but are without their usual lineups, which will inevitably lead to another nail-biter.
Here’s what we think of the betting lines in the major markets.
Spread, Moneyline, Total: Saints vs. Cardinals
Oddsmakers have blessed the Cardinals as 3-point top picks, which is standard for host groups.
Arizona is 3-3 against the spread for this present year, while New Orleans is 2-4. Notwithstanding, dark horses have had more accomplishment than top picks in handicap wagering this season, covering 57.8% of the time.
The Cardinals’ offense has made a stride back this year, positioning 22nd in focuses and sixteenth in complete yards, driving lead trainer Kliff Kingsbury to suggest that he might surrender play-calling obligations soon.
In the mean time, the Holy people’s offense has been shockingly strong this year in spite of the multitude of wounds, positioning eleventh in scoring and fifth in all out yards. In any case, they have not had the option to make an interpretation of that accomplishment into wins, as they’ve battled to finish off games. They have been outscored by rivals multiple times in the final quarter, prompting three misfortunes.
On the other hand, Arizona thrived in the fourth quarter, scoring the third-most points and allowing the joint-10th-fewest. The Cardinals’ biggest issue is that they are terrible in the first half and often dig themselves too deep a hole to climb out of.
The clashing measurements and wounds make it hard to pick a champ in this game on either the spread or moneyline. In any case, the over is very engaging. The two groups are strong upsettingly and have battled protectively, positioning in the last 11 for most focuses permitted.
Player Prop Bets: Saints vs. Cardinals
The player prop market is getting a facelift due to the injuries. As a result, several players are in strong positions to make an impact during Thursday night’s affair. Here are two that we think will rise above the rest.
Taysom Slope Over 32.5 Surging Yards (- 115)
Slope is the NFL encapsulation of a Swiss Armed force blade and can arrange at basically any position. In this occurrence, we are searching for him to give the fundamental yards on the ground to compensate for his harmed partners’ unlucky deficiencies. He’s likewise on a hot streak in the wake of scrambling for 39 yards last week and a stunning 112 the prior week.
DeAndre Hopkins Whenever Score Scorer (+125)
This bet is an incredible opportunity to get in addition to cash for a practical bet. Hopkins is as great of a red zone focus as there is in the NFL, and his creation will be a colossal assistance to a group frantic for a solid scoring danger. Anticipate that he should be vigorously associated with his most memorable game back, and don’t be amazed assuming the Cardinals hope to get him his most memorable score of the time almost immediately.
Our Same-Game Parlay
A same-game parlay is a multi-staged bet for one game that does not reward a payout until every leg comes true. If every leg hits, the rewards are much greater than a standard bet. We have constructed a four-leg parlay for Thursday’s game as an example.
- DeAndre Hopkins 60+ Receiving Yards
- Over 45.5 Total Points
- Taysom Hill Anytime Touchdown Scorer
- Alvin Kamara 4+ Receptions
The main leg is Hopkins getting somewhere around 60 getting yards. He just arrived at the midpoint of 57.2 per game last season, however he’s found the middle value of 77.8 for his vocation and will be very much rested for this matchup against New Orleans’ fair protection.
Our subsequent leg is a substitute all out of over 45.5 focuses. We’re multiplying down on the over with this to raise the worth a piece.
The third leg is Slope as a whenever score scorer. Slope has found the end zone multiple times in five games, remembering multiple times for his last three games, and will be instrumental in the red zone with so many of his partners out or restricted.
The parlay finishes up with Kamara counting somewhere around four gatherings. He has six gets in the last two games and is a security net for Andy Dalton, who will in general toss the under course more than the profound ball.
This parlay gives us +850 chances on different sportsbooks, and that implies a triumphant $100 bet would return $850 in benefits in addition to your unique stake back.