Rams vs Buccaneers NFL Betting Odds, Lines & Predictions for Divisional Playoff Round

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  • The Buccaneers (12-4) are -3 favorites vs the Rams (12-4)
  • Sunday, January 23, 2022 3:00pm EST on NBC
  • Total (Over/Under): 48.5 points

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers (12-4) play the Los Angeles Rams (12-4) on Sunday, January 23, 2022 3:00pm EST at Raymond James Stadium in the Divisional Round of the NFL playoffs.

The Buccaneers are betting favorites in this matchup, with the spread sitting at -3 (-105).

The total (Over/Under) is 48.5 points for the game.

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Where & How to Watch Tampa Bay Buccaneers vs. Los Angeles Rams, Divisional Playoff Round

  • Game Day: Sunday, January 23, 2022
  • Game Time: 3:00pm EST
  • TV Channel: NBC
  • Location: Tampa, FL at Raymond James Stadium

Los Angeles Rams vs. Tampa Bay Buccaneers Betting Odds & Spread, Divisional Playoff Round

SpreadTotal (O/U)Moneyline
Los Angeles Rams+3 -11548.5 -110125
Tampa Bay Buccaneers -3 -10548.5 -110-150

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Los Angeles Rams: Keys to the Game vs. the Tampa Bay Buccaneers

The Rams are 3-4 (.429) when rushing less than 20 times since last season — 4th-best in NFL; League Avg: .155.

The Rams were undefeated (6-0) when not throwing an interception this season — tied for best in NFL; League Avg: .655.

The Rams were 10-3 (.769) when allowing less than 3 sacks this season — 5th-best in NFL; League Avg: .584.

The Rams were 5-1 (.833) when within 7 points at the two minute warning this season — tied for best in NFL; League Avg: .495.

Tampa Bay Buccaneers: Keys to the Game vs. the Los Angeles Rams

The Buccaneers were undefeated (9-0) when rushing at least 4 yards in a play 10 or more times this season — best in NFL; League Avg: .584.

The Buccaneers were undefeated (11-0) when intercepting at least 1 pass this season — tied for best in NFL; League Avg: .633.

The Buccaneers were 10-2 (.833) when making 5 or more explosive passes in a game this season — 3rd-best in NFL; League Avg: .575.

The Buccaneers were 12-1 (.923) when allowing less than 3 sacks this season — 2nd-best in NFL; League Avg: .584.

Additional Matchup Notes for Los Angeles Rams vs. Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Divisional Round

The The Buccaneers rushed the ball on just 32.2% of plays from scrimmage this season — lowest in NFL. The Rams allowed just 4.0 yards per carry this season — tied for fourth-best in NFL.

Buccaneers WRs had 206.1 receiving yards per game this season — third-best in NFL. The Rams allowed an average of 173.4 receiving yards per game to WRs this season — fourth-worst in NFL.

Buccaneers WRs had 282 receptions in 17 games (16.6 per game) this season — third-best in NFL. The Rams allowed 14.1 receptions per game to WRs this season — third-worst in NFL.

The Rams had 10 rushing touchdowns this season — tied for third-fewest in NFL. The Buccaneers allowed 11 rushing TDs this season — fifth-fewest in NFL.

Rams WRs had 286 receptions in 17 games (16.8 per game) this season — best in NFL. The Buccaneers allowed 13.8 receptions per game to WRs this season — fourth-worst in NFL.

Rams WRs averaged 25.4 targets per game this season — second-highest in NFL. The Buccaneers allowed 13.8 receptions per game to WRs this season — fourth-worst in NFL.

Key Injuries for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers vs. Los Angeles Rams Game, Divisional Round

  • Antonio Brown (Buccaneers): Knee, Did Not Participate In Practice
  • Jason Pierre-Paul (Buccaneers): Hand, Did Not Participate In Practice
  • Carlton Davis III (Buccaneers): Hamstring, Limited Participation In Practice
  • Rob Gronkowski (Buccaneers): Not Injury Related, Did Not Participate In Practice
  • Ndamukong Suh (Buccaneers): Not Injury Related, Did Not Participate In Practice
  • DeSean Jackson (Rams): Not Injury Related, Did Not Participate In Practice

Los Angeles Rams Offense: Important Stats for Divisional Round

The Rams had a third down conversion rate of 59% against the blitz this season — 2nd-best in NFL; League Avg: 39%.

The Rams ran successful plays on 0% of plays in the 3rd quarter in Week 18 — worst in NFL; League Avg: 42%.

The Rams ran 27% of their plays in the red zone in the 4th quarter this season — 2nd-best in NFL; League Avg: 17%.

The Rams had a third down conversion rate of 34% on third and 10+ yards to go this season — 2nd-best in NFL; League Avg: 20%.

Tampa Bay Buccaneers Defense: Important Stats for Divisional Round

The Buccaneers allowed opponents to pressure their QB on 12% of pass attempts this season — best in NFL; League Avg: 25%.

The Buccaneers ran successful plays on 0% of plays in the 1st quarter in Week 18 — worst in NFL; League Avg: 41%.

The Buccaneers started 4 drives inside opposing territory in Week 18 — tied for most in NFL.

The Buccaneers threw the ball 77% of the time (108 Pass Attempts/140 plays) on second and 4-7 yards to go this season — highest in NFL; League Avg: 53%.

Los Angeles Rams Defense: Important Stats for Divisional Round

The Rams defense allowed successful plays on 28% of rush attempts in the 1st quarter this season — best in NFL; League Avg: 42%.

The Rams’ opponents averaged 36.7 Passing Attempts per TD (624 Pass Attempts/17 Passing TDs) this season — 2nd-best Pass Attempts Per TD rate in NFL; League Avg: 22.3.

The Rams defense allowed just 16.8 points per game to opposing offenses (268 points / 16 games) last season — best in NFL; League Avg: 23.8

The Rams defense allowed 303.8 yards from scrimmage per game last season — best in NFL; League Avg: 373.7

Tampa Bay Buccaneers Defense: Important Stats for Divisional Round

The Buccaneers defense blitzed on 29% of plays this season — highest in NFL; League Avg: 15%.

The Buccaneers defense blitzed on 26% of plays on 1st down this season — highest in NFL; League Avg: 11%.

The Buccaneers defense blitzed on 31% of plays in the last 4 weeks of the regular season — highest in NFL; League Avg: 14%.

The Buccaneers defense allowed successful plays on 30% of rush attempts in the 3rd quarter last season — best in NFL; League Avg: 43%

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