NFL Matchups  >>  Carolina Panthers vs. San Diego Chargers Preview 12/16/2012

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The Carolina Panthers and the San Diego Chargers will both be trying to pick up a win on Sunday when they battle at Qualcomm Stadium.
Oddsmakers currently have the Chargers listed as 3-point favorites versus the Panthers, while the game's total is sitting at 46.
The Panthers were a 30-20 winner in their most recent outing at home against the Falcons. They covered the 3-point spread as underdogs, while the total score (50) made winners of OVER bettors.
The Chargers were a 34-24 winner in their most recent outing on the road against the Steelers. They covered the 7-point spread as underdogs, while the total score (58) made winners of OVER bettors.

TEAM RECORDS:
Carolina: 4-9 SU, 6-7 ATS
San Diego: 5-8 SU, 6-7 ATS
CAROLINA MOST RECENTLY:
When playing in December are 5-5
When playing on grass are 3-7
After outgaining opponent are 5-5
When playing outside the division are 4-6

SAN DIEGO MOST RECENTLY:
When playing in December are 6-4
When playing on grass are 3-7
After being outgained are 5-5
When playing outside the division are 3-7


A FEW TRENDS TO CONSIDER:
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Carolina's last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Carolina's last 5 games on the road
Carolina is 3-8 SU in its last 11 games
Carolina is 5-17 SU in its last 22 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 13 of San Diego's last 18 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 7 of San Diego's last 10 games
San Diego is 3-6 ATS in its last 9 games
San Diego is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games

NEXT UP:
Carolina home to Oakland, Sunday, December 23
San Diego at NY Jets, Sunday, December 23