NFL Matchups  >>  Detroit Lions vs. Green Bay Packers Preview 12/09/2012

 
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The fans at Lambeau Field will be treated to a game between the Detroit Lions and the Green Bay Packers when they take their seats on Sunday.
Oddsmakers currently have the Packers listed as 7-point favorites versus the Lions, while the game's total is sitting at 53.
Detroit was a 35-33 loser in its last match at home against the Colts. They failed to cover the 7-point spread as favorites, while the total score of 68 sent OVER bettors to the payout window.
In their last action, Green Bay was a 23-14 winner at home against the Vikings. They covered the 7-point spread as favorites, while the combined score (37) was profitable news for UNDER bettors.

CURRENT STREAK:
Detroit has lost 4 straight games.

TEAM RECORDS:
Detroit: 4-8 SU, 4-7-1 ATS
Green Bay: 8-4 SU, 6-6 ATS
DETROIT MOST RECENTLY:
When playing in December are 6-4
When playing on grass are 5-5
After being outgained are 6-4
When playing within the division are 3-7

GREEN BAY MOST RECENTLY:
When playing in December are 7-3
When playing on grass are 8-2
After outgaining opponent are 8-2
When playing within the division are 10-0


A FEW TRENDS TO CONSIDER:
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Detroit's last 6 games
The total has gone OVER in 13 of Detroit's last 16 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Detroit's last 5 games when playing on the road against Green Bay
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Detroit's last 7 games when playing Green Bay
Green Bay is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games at home
Green Bay is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against Detroit
Green Bay is 13-1 SU in its last 14 games when playing Detroit
Green Bay is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games

NEXT UP:
Detroit at Arizona, Sunday, December 16
Green Bay at Chicago, Sunday, December 16