The Carolina Panthers will hit the road for an NFL Monday Night Football game against the Philadelphia Eagles. Kick off time from Philadelphia is scheduled for 8:30PM Eastern Time with national television coverage provided by ESPN.
The NFL odds from Monday Night Football came out with the road team Carolina Panthers favored by -2 ½ points with an over under line of 40 ½ points. Early money from the betting public has landed on the side of the road squad as Carolina is now favored by -3 points. The over under has not moved off of 45 ½ points.
The Panthers and Eagles meet on Monday Night for the first time since the 2009 season where Philadelphia earned the 38-10 road win as a -1 point betting favorite. The over under landed at over 43 ½ points. NFL Trend: Philadelphia Eagles are 3-0 ATS in their past three meetings with the Carolina Panthers.
Carolina has lost two straight games. They fall to 2-8 on the season after a 27-21 home overtime loss last week to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers as a +1 point underdog. The total landed over 46 points. The Panthers blow an 11 point fourth quarter lead last in defeat. They put up 403 yards with 167 yards rushing on 30 carries. Cam Newton hit on 16 of 29 passes for 252 yards with a touchdown. The second year Panther QB has 9 touchdowns and 10 picks on the year. Carolina allowed Tampa Bay 403 yards of offense with 167 from their ground attack on 30 tries. On the year the Panthers struggle getting points on the scoreboard with just 18 points a game which is 28th worst in the league.
The Eagles have lost six straight games. They fall to 3-7 on the year following a 31-6 road defeat last week to the Washington Huskies as a +3 ½ point underdog. The game went under 46 points. The Eagles fell behind 17-3 at the half in the loss. Their offense gained 257 yards with 80 on the ground on 21 carries. Nick Foles hit on 21 of 46 passes for 204 yards and two interceptions. On the year the rookie is hitting on 55% of his throws with one touchdown and three picks. Philadelphia allowed Washington 361 yards offensively with 169 from their ground attack on 34 rushes. Philadelphia has had success moving the football but not getting it into the end zone. They are 31st and second to last in points scored at 16 per game. On the injury front running back LeSean McCoy is out with a concussion.