Mims' Monday Night Football Picks: Rams vs Packers, Baker Mayfield, Aaron Rodgers props, over/under, more
The Monday Night Game has the Los Angeles Rams against the Green Bay Packers. The Packers are favored by 7 and the total is 39.5. The money line is the Packers -300 and the Rams +240. The Packers are the home team.
Head Coaching Match Up: Rams Head Coach Sean McVay over Packers Head Coach Matt LaFleur.
The last five: Rams are 1-4 over their last five and 1-4 on the road. Packers are 2-3 over their last 5 and 3-3 at home.
Prop Bets: Quarterback Baker Mayfield under 188.5 passing yards. The price is -115. While Mayfield had an impressive debut in the Rams improbable win over the Raiders last week. He amassed most of his passing yards on the last drive of the game. Take him under. Quarterback Aaron Rodgers under 229.5 passing yards. The price is -110. Rodgers has been under 231 passing yards in 4 of his last 5 games. Take him under.
Consensus: 51% of the money is on the Packers. The total is 57% over.
The Selection: The Packers and Rams are just playing out the string. The points and the way the Rams came back against the Raiders are two reasons to go with the road team. The weather forecast calls for snow accumulation with temperatures in the 20s. Take the Rams and the under.
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