Saints vs. Lions Odds and Computer Picks (Week 4)

Written by on September 29, 2020

The New Orleans Saints (1-2) are less than a touchdown favorite (-4.0) on Sunday, October 4, 2020 against the Detroit Lions (1-2). An over/under of 54.0 is set in the contest.

Game Info

  • Game Day: Sunday, October 4, 2020
  • Game Time: 1:00 PM ET
  • TV Channel: FOX
  • Location: Detroit, MI
  • Stadium: Ford Field
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Betting Information

Saints vs Lions Betting Information
Favorite Spread Favorite Spread Odds Underdog Spread Odds Total Over Total Odds Under Total Odds Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline
Saints -4.0 -110 -110 54.0 -110 -110 -225 188

Saints Betting Insights

  • Most of New Orleans’ games this year — three out of three — have gone over the point total (100%).
  • New Orleans is just 1-2 against the spread.
  • The Saints have a split ATS record of 1-1 when favored by at least 4.0 points.
  • The Lions defense has allowed 30.7 points per game this season, about the same amount as the 29.3 the Saints have scored.
  • In games where New Orleans score at least 29.3 points this season, they are 1-1 overall and 1-1 against the spread.
  • When the Detroit defense allows 30.7 points or fewer this year, the Lions have accumulated a 1-1 overall record and a 1-1 record against the spread.
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Lions Betting Insights

  • Detroit’s games have hit the over in two out of three outings this season (66.7%).
  • Detroit has put together a losing 1-2 record against the spread this season.
  • The Lions have averaged eight fewer points per game this season (23.3) than the Saints have allowed (31.3).
  • Detroit is 1-0 overall and 1-0 against the spread when they score at least 23.3 points this season.
  • When New Orleans allows opposing offenses to put 31.3 points or fewer on the scoreboard this year, they are 1-0 overall and 1-0 against the spread.
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Computer Picks

Computer picks for Saints vs Lions
ATS Over/Under Score Prediction
Lions (+4) Over (54) Saints 30 Lions 27

Total Facts

  • The average over/under the Saints have had set in games this season is 6.7 more points than this outing’s point total.
  • The average over/under for Lions games this season equals the 54.0 point total in this outing.
  • The Saints and their opponents have totaled at least 54.0 points — this matchup’s over/under — in three of three outings (100%) this year.
  • The Lions have played in one games this year (out of three total matchups — 33.3% of chances) where they combined with their opponents to score at least 54.0 points.
  • These teams average a combined 52.6 points per game, 1.4 less points than the over/under of 54.0 set for this game.
  • The Saints and the Lions have seen their opponents average a combined 8.0 more points per game than the over/under of 54.0 set in this outing.
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Saints vs Lions: Last 5 Meetings

Detroit holds a 3-2 advantage over New Orleans in the past five meetings between these two squads. New Orleans has had the upper hand scoring in those five matchups, scoring 146 points while Detroit notched 142.

Saints vs Lions: Last Five Meetings
Date Home Team Total Yards Result
10/15/2017 Saints 379-347 NO 52-38 NO
12/4/2016 Saints 422-369 DET 28-13 DET
12/21/2015 Saints 399-396 NO 35-27 DET
10/19/2014 Lions 408-344 NO 24-23 DET
12/4/2011 Saints 31-17 NO

Injury Report

Saints: No Injuries Listed

Lions: No Injuries Listed


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