The kickoff for this week 11 matchup between the Buccaneers and 49ers takes place at 4:05 ET at Levi’s Stadium. FOX will be carrying the television coverage for this TB vs. SF shodown. This week’s NFC clash features the 49ers as 11.5 point road favorites. Can they secure a win at home and cover the spread?
TAMPA BAY BUCCANEERS VS SAN FRANCISCO 49ERS BETTING PICK
The Pick: Tampa Bay Buccaneers +11.5
This game will be played at Levi’s Stadium at 4:05 ET on Sunday, November 19th.
WHY BET THE TAMPA BAY BUCCANEERS:
- We have this one finishing with a projected score of 28-17 in favor of the 49ers.
- Our projections have Baker Mayfield finishing with 261.855 passing yards on 25.339/40.878 passing.
- The 49ers are projected to finish with 382 yards of offense compared to the 295 yards for the Buccaneers.
Can the Buccaneers Lock in a Win at Santa Clara?
With a record of 4-5, the Buccaneers head into their week 11 matchup with 49ers in 2nd place in the NFC-South. So far, they have gone 2-2 on the road and 2-3 at home. Taking a look at the Buccaneers’ scoring margin this season, it is currently at +0.6. This has resulted in an ATS record of 6-3.
So far this season, the Tampa Bay offense has been averaging 19.8 points per game, ranking them 20th in the league. Tampa Bay is presently 16th in passing attempts, with an average of 6.7 yards per attempt (11). Their 228.6 passing yards per game also place them 15th in the league.
With 78.1 rushing yards per game, the Buccaneers hold the 30th spot in the NFL. This average is coming on an average of 25.6 rushing attempts (18th).
Tampa Bay is sitting 7th in points allowed so far. Heading into week 11, their opponents are putting up an average of 19.2 points per game, on 354.1 yards per contest.
Will San Francisco Secure A Victory as Home Favorites?
Taking a glance at the NFC-West standings, the 49ers are 1st with a record of 6-3. Within the NFC, San Francisco is currently in 3rd place as they enter week 11. Looking at the 49ers’ scoring margin so far, it currently stands at +12.1. This has led to an ATS record of 5-3-1.
At home, the 49ers’ offense has been excellent, averaging 4th in the league. Overall, their average of 28 points per contest is 3rd in the league. Looking at their performance in the passing game so far, San Francisco is 9th in passing yards per game, where they have an average of 248.7. Additionally, their passing yards per attempt of 8.8, places them 1 in the league.
With 134.7 rushing yards per game, the 49ers hold the 5th spot in the NFL. This average is coming on an average of 30.3 rushing attempts (6th).
Thus far, the 49ers’ defense has given up an average of 304.6 yards per game and 15.9 points per contest (2nd). Going into this game, they’ve allowed a completion percentage of 66.9% and have surrendered 10 passing touchdowns. When it comes to run defense, they rank 4th in the NFL.