Monday Night In Tampa: Old School Brady vs New School McVay
The Los Angeles Rams 6-3 (5-4 ATS) take on the Tampa Bay Buccaneers 7-3 (5-5 ATS) @ Raymond James Stadium on ESPN for MNF @ 8:15pm ET. The Buccaneers opened as 3 point favorites at home, but line movement has put them to -4.5 in most shops.
The Rams are coming into this game with an average of 24 points the last 10 games while the Buccaneers are averaging 29.6. Both teams are averaging over 5.0 yards per play and over 250 passing yards. The LA Rams are 6-1 ATS and 5-1 SU against Tampa Bay in their last 7 games. The Rams’ last 6 games the total has gone UNDER. The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Tampa Bay's last 6 games when playing at home against the LA Rams. The total has gone UNDER in 5 of the Rams' last 5 games this season. Tampa Bay is 5-13 ATS in their last 18 games against an opponent in the National Football Conference West Division.
Tampa Bay’s defense is among the league’s leaders in sacks, takeaways and fewest yards allowed while the Rams’ defense ranks second in fewest scrimmage yards per game. No noticeable injuries on either side of the ball should make this MNF matchup interesting to watch the fire power of receivers for the Buccaneers take on Jalen Ramsey’s Defense.
Here are a few notable stats from this game:
* Los Angeles has allowed just ONE touchdown from outside the red-zone this season - fewest in the NFL
* Tom Brady leads the NFL in fantasy points scored within the 10-yard line this season (90.3)
* No team has more rushing attempts inside of the 10-yard-line than the Rams (36)