Panthers vs Saints Predictions & Game Schedule: Week 1 Matchup

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Key Takeaways:

  • 🏆 The Saints are currently a 4.5-point favorite over the Panthers, via DraftKings Sportsbook.
  • 👀 The current over/under for the game is set at 40.5.
  • 📅 The matchup is scheduled for Sep. 8 at 1 p.m. ET at Bank of America Stadium

The Carolina Panthers are unfortunately the underdog in their first game of the regular season. Lets cross our fingers that Vegas is right and this is a high scoring game and the Panthers offense can score the ball enough to pull out an upset.

Panthers Vs Saints Odds: Who Is Favored To Win?

The Panthers are entering the game as 4.5-point underdogs, this simply means that the Saints are favored to win by more than 4.5 points. DraftKings Sportsbook has the moneyline for the Panthers is +170, suggesting a less than 40% chance of winning outright. The over/under is set at 40.5 points, reflecting expectations for a moderately low-scoring game.

🏈 Point SpreadCAR +4.5
📈 MoneylineNOS -205, CAR +170
📊 Total40.5
Last Verified:July 19, 2024

Panthers vs Saints Spread: What It Means

The 4.5-point spread in this matchup shows us that bookmakers expect the Saints to win by at least 4.5 points. This spread suggests a moderate level of confidence in the Saints' ability to outperform the Panthers with just more than a field goal. Bettors who choose to wager on the Panthers with the spread would win their bet if the Panthers lose by 4 points or fewer or win the game outright. Conversely, those betting on the Saints would need the team to win by 5 points or more to cover the spread.

Panthers vs Saints Moneyline: What To Know

The moneyline for the Carolina Panthers is set at +170, indicating that they are considered underdogs in their Week 1 game against the New Orleans Saints. A +170 moneyline means that a successful $100 bet on the Panthers would yield a $170 profit, reflecting their lower probability of winning outright. On the other side, the Saints would have a negative moneyline, suggesting a higher likelihood of victory and requiring a larger wager to earn a significant return. This disparity in moneylines highlights the Saints as the favored team, with the Panthers facing a tougher challenge to secure a win. At this moneyline the panthers have a 37% of winning the game.

Other Matchups This Season

The Carolina Panthers opponents for the 2024-25 NFL season are set, their exact schedule was released in May and they will be playing each team in their division twice.

How Far Will The Panthers Go This Season?

The Panthers haven't made the playoffs since 2017 but if Bryce Young and the offensive line play well anything is possible.

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Brandon Justice

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