NFL Divisional Round Outlook; Saturday, Jan. 22, 2022 7:15pm CST
NFL Wild Card Weekend was epic. There were six games, including a primetime matchup on a Monday night. The one thing to note from Wild Card Weekend was that five of six favorites covered and won outright.
Will this be the case during the divisional round? Only time will tell. However, it’s time to start preparing for the games to win money. Here is your NFL divisional round outlook!
San Francisco 49ers Travels to Green Bay to Face the Packers
The San Francisco 49ers and Green Bay Packers meet in an NFC Divisional Round game Saturday. The game will be played at Lambeau Field at 7:15 p.m. CST. We have the 49ers vs. Packers odds and lines below; check back for our NFL picks and predictions later today.
In this wild-card game, the San Francisco 49ers defeated the Dallas Cowboys 23-17. The 49ers capitalized on 14 Dallas penalties to notch their third straight win and score 23 of the first 30 points. In 2021, 49ers had 3-5 start for the 49ers was followed by an 8-2 run.
By being the top seed in the NFC, the Packers earned a bye in the Wild Card Round. The Packers are 5-1 over their past six games and have scored 30 or more points five times during that span. This season, Green Bay is 8-0 at home; six of those eight contests were decided by two possessions or fewer.
49ers vs Packers Betting Odds
The 49ers will have to overcome a lot of injuries to beat the Packers. San Francisco upset Dallas, but this was expected by a lot of people. Dallas is known for falling apart, and they did not disappoint.
The Niners are playing terrific football, but they will travel to Lambeau to play the best team in the NFL. The Packers are -6, and 55% of bettors are taking this side of the line. The total is set at 47.5, and 54% of bettors like the over.
San Francisco will only be competitive if they can shut down the run. 49ers Deebo Samuel will be the one player the Packers must stop on Saturday.
* All odds provided by Action247 Sportsbook and all odds subject to change.
**All views expressed are my own. My picks are my own and are not a guarantee, bet at your own risk.