Buccaneers Open as Slight Home Favorites Against Rams in Divisional Round

Adam Taylor McKillop
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have opened as slight home favorites against the Los Angeles Rams ahead of their Divisional Round game.
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have opened as slight home favorites against the Los Angeles Rams ahead of their Divisional Round game. / Michael Reaves/GettyImages
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The NFL Playoffs move on to the Divisional Round this weekend, and it will feature an exciting NFC clash between the Los Angeles Rams and Tampa Bay Buccaneers on Sunday.  Both teams looked dominant in their respective Wild Card wins, winning by a combined 39 points.

FanDuel Sportsbook's opening odds for this contest favor the Buccaneers just slightly.

Rams Bucs Odds

The Buccaneers are 3-point favorites with -105 odds to cover the spread. The Rams own -115 odds to cover as 3-point road underdogs.

Tampa Bay is listed as a -154 moneyline favorite to win this game, while Los Angeles is at +130 to pull off the upset. The over/under in this matchup is listed at 48.5 points, with -110 odds on both the over and under.

Tampa Bay continues their road to a second-straight Super Bowl title, but will have to get past the Rams. Los Angeles handed the Buccaneers just one of their four losses this season, winning 34-24 in Week 3.

Tom Brady threw for 432 yards in that showdown, but managed just 1 touchdown pass.

Los Angeles and Tampa Bay both rank top-10 in points scored and yards gained on offense per game, while both defensive units allow fewer than 103.2 rushing yards per contest.

This matchup between two high-powered squads is shaping up to be a treat with a spot in the NFC Championship Game on the line.


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