Buccaneers at Saints 9/18/22 - NFL Betting Odds and Picks
Tampa Bay Buccaneers vs. New Orleans Saints
NFL: 1:00 PM
Sep. 18, 2022
Latest Odds : TB -2.5 ; O/U 44
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers will travel to New Orleans, LA for a week to match up with the New Orleans Saints. Tampa Bay comes into Week 2 undefeated following a 16 point win on the road against the Dallas Cowboys. Defensively Tampa Bay dominated the game holding Dallas to only 244 yards and three points in the game.
Offensively Tampa Bay looked to be in mid season form scoring 19 points on 347 total yards of offense. Quarterback Tom Brady completed 18 of 27 passes for 212 yards and one score. Leonard Fournette carried the offense for Tampa Bay with 127 yards on 21 carries and Mike Evans posted a team high 71 yards and one touchdown on five receptions.
The New Orleans Saints will play their first home game of the season in week two following a one point come from behind win over the Falcons. Defensively the Saints struggled as Atlanta accumulated 416 total yards to score 26 points in the game, but New Orleans forced two turnovers and outscored the Falcons by 14 points in the fourth quarter leading to the win.
Jameis Winston had one of his best games as the New Orleans starter completing 23 of 34 passes for 269 yards and two scores. Taysom Hill led the way on the ground for New Orleans with 81 yards and one touchdown on 4 carries and Jarvis Landry led the team with 114 yards on 7 receptions.
Recent Betting Trends:
Tampa Bay are 8-3 ATS in their last 11 games.
Tampa Bay are 5-1 SU in their last 6 games.
Tampa Bay are 1-7 ATS in their last 8 games against New Orleans.
New Orleans are 4-2 ATS in their last 6 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of New Orleans' last 8 games.
Free Betting Pick: TB -2.5
The New Orleans Saints fell behind against the Atlanta Falcons and can't afford to do that in week two. Tampa Bay is one of the better teams in the NFL and will jump out early leading to the win. Take Tampa Bay to do enough on the road to pick up their second win of the season in New Orleans. Final Score Prediction, TB wins and covers 31-21.