NFL Matchups  >>  San Francisco 49ers vs. St. Louis Rams Preview 12/02/2012

The division rival San Francisco 49ers and St. Louis Rams are set to renew hostilities on Sunday when they meet at Edward Jones Dome.
Oddsmakers currently have the 49ers listed as 6½-point favorites versus the Rams, while the game's total is sitting at 41.
Last time out for San Francisco, they were a 31-21 winner as they battled the Saints on the road. The 49ers covered in the match as a 2-point favorite, while 52 combined points moved the game OVER for totals bettors.
St. Louis won its last outing, a 31-17 result against the Cardinals on November 25. The Rams covered in that game as a 1-point underdog, while the 48 combined points took the game OVER the total.

CURRENT STREAK:
San Francisco has won 2 straight games.

TEAM RECORDS:
San Francisco: 8-2-1 SU, 7-4 ATS
St. Louis: 4-6-1 SU, 7-4 ATS
SAN FRANCISCO MOST RECENTLY:
When playing in December are 5-5
When playing on turf are 6-4
After outgaining opponent are 6-3-1
When playing on within the division are 8-1-1

ST. LOUIS MOST RECENTLY:
When playing in December are 2-8
When playing on turf are 3-7
After being outgained are 4-5-1
When playing on within the division are 3-6-1


A FEW TRENDS TO CONSIDER:
San Francisco is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games on the road
San Francisco4-0-1 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of San Francisco's last 5 games when playing St. Louis
San Francisco is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing on the road against St. Louis
The total has gone OVER in 5 of St. Louis's last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of St. Louis's last 5 games when playing San Francisco
The total has gone OVER in 5 of St. Louis's last 7 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of St. Louis's last 6 games when playing at home against San Francisco

NEXT UP:
San Francisco home to Miami, Sunday, December 9
St. Louis at Buffalo, Sunday, December 9