Panthers vs Saints Predictions and Expert Picks for Week 7 NFL Game

Larry Rupp
Carolina Panthers vs New Orleans Saints predictions and expert picks for Week 7 NFL game.
Carolina Panthers vs New Orleans Saints predictions and expert picks for Week 7 NFL game. / Grant Halverson/Getty Images

The New Orleans Saints (3-2) come into Week 7 rested off of their bye to host Teddy Bridgewater and the upstart Carolina Panthers (3-3) in the Mercedes-Benz Superdome. The Saints are currently 7.5-point home favorites, according to FanDuel Sportsbook, as they look to start off the rest of the season with a win.

Let's see what the experts are predicting to happen in this Week 7 Panthers-Saints showdown.

Panthers vs Saints Picks Week 7

CBS Sports picks are from their panel of experts, numberFire picks are from their NFL game projections, Sporting News picks are from Vinnie Iyer, and betting favorites are from FanDuel Sportsbook's Week 7 NFL odds.

CBS Sports: Saints (8)
numberFire: Saints
Sporting News: Saints
Betting Favorite: Saints -7.5

Against the Spread:
CBS Sports: Panthers (6), Saints (2)
Sporting News: Saints

While the experts unanimously agree that the Saints will win this game, a majority of them expect the Panthers to be able to keep the score within one touchdown. A win here would send the Saints to 4-2 on the season and drop the Panthers below .500 at 3-4.

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